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William Wyler The prima donna director

YOU could never spot the style of director William Wyler. One of the early and most acclaimed filmmakers of Hollywood, Wyler’s films are seldom...

Zhang Yimou’s new film is more than a martial arts epic

ACADEMY Award-nominated director Zhang Yimou (Hero) fuses martial arts action with tragic romance and takes audiences to a world of love and deception in...

Dawn Zulueta itching to resume career

AFTER staying out of the limelight for several years to keep house for husband Anton Lag­dameo, actress Dawn Zu­lueta reemerges with a new spunk...

Lloyd Webber under pressure with ‘Woman in White’

LONDON—Andrew Lloyd Webber, whose blockbuster musicals once ruled the theatrical world, could argue he has nothing to prove after Cats and Phantom of the...

13 Going on 30 at Ayala cinemas

PEOPLE who still find it hard to imagine Jennifer Garner do comedy, will get a hearty laugh at her antics in the hilarious feel-good...

R&B singer Usher leads music award contenders

LOS ANGELES—R&B croo­ner Usher, the year’s best-selling recording artist, led the field of candidates for the 32nd annual American Music Awards with four nominations,...

2 film bios ‘revolutionize’ Toronto Film Festival

TORONTO—One helped spark the sexual revolution. The other was a revolutionary who became a sex symbol. And both Alfred Kinsey and Ernesto “Che” Gue­vara...

Oprah Winfrey opens 19th season with car giveaway

LOS ANGELES—Television host Oprah Winfrey had a surprise for the 276 members of her studio audience when she opened the latest season of her...

In a galaxy far, far away – it’s all over

LONDON—Bidding goodbye to the gold robot after almost 30 years, Anthony Daniels shed a nostalgic tear for the mechanical manservant who changed his life. “Oh...

New film pays tribute to fire-fighting heroes

A STARKLY intimate homage to the everyday sacrifices of firefighters, Touchstone Pictures’ new action-thriller Ladder 49, peers into the private world of a typical...

Change in quarantine status not certain yet – DOH  

The Department of Health on Monday said “nothing is certain” on the possible change of quarantine status in Metro Manila next month despite the...

Palace suspends work in executive branch

Malacañang suspended work on Monday in government offices under the executive branch in line with the celebration of the Kainang Pamilya Mahalaga Day (Family...

Global coronavirus death toll passes 1M

PARIS: More than one million people have died from coronavirus, according to an Agence France-Presse toll, after the deadly disease emerged less than a...

Fare hike ruled out for 12 provincial bus routes

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said there would be no fare increase for the 12 modified provincial bus routes in Central...

Casimero crushes Micah, wants Inoue next

Filipino boxer John Riel Casimero emerged victorious in his first defense of the World Boxing Organization bantamweight crown with a third-round stoppage of erstwhile unbeaten...
 

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