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  • Film Screening “Gus petit oiseau, grand voyage” and “Hippocrates”

French animation “Gus petit oiseau, grand voyage” and movie "Hippocrates" will be screened at L'Espace, Hanioi on September 4. Time: September 4, 4 pm Venue: L’Espace, 24 Trang Tien, Hanoi Ticket price: VND50,000 Special price for members of L’Espace and students: VND40,000 Director: Christian De Vita Casting: Arthur Dupont, Sara Forestier, Bruno Salomone Film synopsis: This energetic animation has numerous true-to-life frames, telling a vivid adventure through many lands by the funny flock of birds. This is the first 3D animated film that has been made entirely in France by a talented professional team in Europe. Benjamin Renner – co-director…... [read more]

  • Colin Firth honored with Walk of Fame star

Colin Firth, a favorite in the run-up to the 83rd Academy Awards, has been honored with a star on the famed Walk of Fame on Thursday, cementing his achievements on big and small screens. The British actor, who played the stammering King George VI in his latest movie "The King's Speech," received the 2,429th star at a late-morning ceremony held on the sidewalk of Hollywood Boulevard in front of the Pig n' Whistle British Pub, about two blocks from the Kodak Theater where the Academy Awards will be presented on Feb. 27. "I am very happy with my little spot…... [read more]

  • Gwyneth Paltrow received star on Walk of Fame

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow was honored with a dedication of star on the famed Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, less than a month before her latest film "Country Strong" is scheduled for release. The Academy Award winner, receiving the 2,427th star on the famed spot, thanked her family and friends at a late-morning event held in front of the popular Madame Tussauds. "I don't think I would be here were it not for my family and old friends," she said. Tim McGraw, who played opposite Paltrow in "Country Strong," and writer-director Shana Feste also appeared at the ceremony, heaping praises…... [read more]

  • Disney sells Miramax to Qatar-linked group

Entertainment giant The Walt Disney Company has sold its Miramax Films subsidiary to an investment group including Qatar Holding LLC, the group announced Friday. Filmyard Holdings LCC, whose partners also include Thomas J. Barrack Jr., Colony Capital LLC and Ronald Tutor, paid $663 million for the film company, it said in a statement. The sale includes the rights to 700 films including Oscar-winners "Chicago," "Shakespeare in Love" and "No Country for Old Men," as well as non-film assets and the "Miramax" name. Qatar Holding is the investment arm of Qatar's sovereign wealth fund. Source AFP... [read more]

  • Iron Man back to the silver screen

Iron Man back to the silver screen The Saigon Times Daily Iron Man 2 is a 2010 action/adventure film which is a sequel to 2008’s film directed by Jon Favreau featuring leading Hollywood stars Robert Downey Jr., Mickey Rourke, Gwyneth Paltrow and Scarlett Johansson. In the sequel, after reveling himself as Iron Man, billionaire Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) takes advantage of his modern armor by restarting his late father’s project, Stark Expo. This action aims to show a new technology created by Tony. While the U.S. government insists Tony hand over this supreme armor to the military, Ivanko Vanko…... [read more]

  • Iron Man 3 unveiled in Vietnam prior to U.S. debut

Iron Man 3 unveiled in Vietnam prior to U.S. debut The Saigon Times The movie features a new challenge for superhero/inventor/billionaire Tony Stark (Downey Jr.) against a new enemy with tremendous power. This time Iron Man is pushed into a difficult situation where he has to protect his family armed with just intelligence and courage. In doing so does he find the answer to his dilemma “Does a human create an iron amour or is it the reverse?” The movie, directed by Shane Black, is based on superhero Iron Man from Marvel comic books who was launched in 1963. It…... [read more]

  • New York party of the year kowtows to China

China's march towards global ascendancy has taken another leap forward -- at least when it comes to New York high society and its most glittering fashion extravaganza, the Met Ball. AFP / by Jennie Matthew | Sarah Jessica Parker arrives for the Costume Institute Gala Benefit at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, in New York, on May 5, 2015 The city's party of the year, attended by A-list film stars, singers and models, the richest moguls and most feted fashion designers, has chosen China as the theme of its 2015 bash at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday. For…... [read more]

  • Sandra Bullock is People magazine's 2015 most beautiful woman

Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock was named the world's most beautiful woman in 2015 by People magazine on Wednesday and laughed when she heard about the honor. "No, really. I just said, 'That's ridiculous,'" she told the magazine. Bullock, 50, who won a best actress Academy Award in 2010 for her role in "The Blind Side," said she found beauty in her role as a mother to her 5-year-old son, Louis. "Real beauty is quiet. Especially in this town, it's just so hard not to say, 'Oh, I need to look like that," she said about Los Angeles. "The people I…... [read more]

  • Sandra Bullock tops Forbes list as Hollywood's top-earning actress

Oscar winner Sandra Bullock is Hollywood's highest paid actress with estimated earnings of $51 million over 12 months, followed by Jennifer Lawrence and Jennifer Aniston, Forbes magazine said on Monday. Bullock, 50, had a big hit last year with the space thriller film "Gravity," which won seven Academy Awards including best director for Alfonso Cuaron, and made more than $716 million worldwide. The best actress Oscar winner in 2010 for "The Blind Side," Bullock jumped from seventh place on the previous Forbes earnings list to the top spot between June 2013 and June 2014. "'Gravity' star Sandra Bullock didn't win…... [read more]

  • Sandra Bullock tops list of Hollywood's best paid actresses

Oscar-winning movie star Sandra Bullock was the best paid actress in Hollywood over the past year, Forbes magazine reported on Monday (August 4), putting her estimated earnings at some US$51 million. File photo: Actress Sandra Bullock attends the Oscars on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Frazer Harrison/Getty Images/AFP) LOS ANGELES: Oscar-winning movie star Sandra Bullock was the best paid actress in Hollywood over the past year, Forbes magazine reported on Monday (August 4), putting her estimated earnings at some US$51 million. Bullock, 50, won an Academy Award in 2010 for her turn in the football drama "The Blind Side."…... [read more]