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  • Music, the spark of life

    Music, the spark of life

    Begin Again (2013)Certified: 12ADuration: 104 minutesDirected by: John CarneyStarring: Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo, Adam Levine, Hailee Steinfeld, James Corden, CeeLo Green, Mos Def, Catherine KeenerKRS Releasing Ltd Dan Mulligan (Mark Ruffalo)...

  • Return to the land of vehicles

    Return to the land of vehicles

    Planes: Fire and Rescue (2014)Certified: UDuration: 84 minutesDirected by: Roberts GannawayVoices of: Dane Cook, Stacy Keach, Brad Garrett, Danny Mann, Teri Hatcher, Julie Bowen, Ed Harris, Wes Studi, Dale DyeKRS Releasing Ltd Set in the world of...

  • Sixth Harry Potter film is ‘hard to watch’

    Sixth Harry Potter film is ‘hard to watch’

    They earned him a fortune estimated at around €75 million, but Daniel Radcliffe is still able to be critical of his Harry Potter film performances − even hating one of them. Radcliffe, 25, who played the schoolboy wizard in eight films from the...

  • Ninja Turtles beat Marvel’s Guardians at US box office

    Ninja Turtles beat Marvel’s Guardians at US box office

    The return of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles earned $65 million in ticket sales at US and Canadian movie theatres over the weekend, easily winning a box office battle with Marvel’s outer space hit Guardians of the Galaxy. Ninja Turtles, a reboot...

  • Steven Seagal performs in Crimea concert for bikers

    US actor Steven Seagal has reportedly performed at a concert in Crimea on a stage decorated with the flag of pro-Russian separatists fighting in eastern Ukraine. Seagal, who knows Russian President Vladimir Putin, apparently performed in the Black...

  • Secret Cinema sends film fans ‘back to the future’ in London

    Secret Cinema sends film fans ‘back to the future’ in London

    Film fans can break through the fourth wall and walk straight into 1955 and Hill Valley, the fictional California town that was the setting for the 1985 blockbuster Back to the Future. The latest incarnation of Secret Cinema, which aims to provide...

  • Beyoncé to be honoured at MTV Video Music Awards

    US pop star Beyoncé, currently on a US tour with rapper husband Jay Z, will receive a special award and perform at the MTV Video Music Awards this month, the cable TV network said. Beyoncé, who received eight nominations, will be awarded the...

  • Paintings flood billboards in US cities and rural areas

    Paintings flood billboards in US cities and rural areas

    From the stern couple in American Gothic displayed at a bus station in New York to the colourful flags in Allies Day over an intersection in Chicago, paintings are popping up everywhere in what is billed as the world’s largest art show. Art...

  • Tucked in by Marina Abramovich

    Tucked in by Marina Abramovich

    When being tucked in for the last time as a kid – I must have been five years old or thereabouts – I couldn’t have imagined the next person to pop me under the bed sheets fondly would be one of the most famous performers in contemporary art:...

  • The Kappillan of Malta at St Elmo’s

    The Kappillan of Malta at St Elmo’s

    Staġjun Teatru Malti's commissioning of a dramatisation in Maltese of Nicholas Monsarrat's celebrated The Kappillan of Malta ties in beautifully with Mario Philip Azzopardi's policy of bringing audiences in their droves to the...

  • National orchestra records for Naxos

    National orchestra records for Naxos

    A recording by the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra’s (MPO) of three of Charles Camilleri’s works will be on sale in music stores and websites the world over in a few months’ time. The project is part of the build-up to Valletta becoming the European...

  • New track by RE- NE’ & Er

    New track by RE- NE’ & Er

    Duo RE-NE’ & Er – René Brincat and Ernest Ciantar – are back this summer with a fresh new dance tune called Andromeda. For the past six years, they have collaborated with various local singers. In this collaboration with Raquel, they created an...

  • Mistura launch new website

    Song-writing duo Mistura have just launched a new website www.misturamalta.com, offering all information and news about the outfit along with videos of their songs, testimonials by personalities, photos and a link to their Facebook page. Mistura...

  • Marvel hits nail right on the head, again

    Marvel hits nail right on the head, again

    Guardians Of The GalaxyDirector: James GunnStarring: Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper121 mins; Class 12; KRS Releasing Ltd The Marvel Universe continues to expand even further with the guardians of the galaxy, who first featured in Marvel...

  • August for the film buffs

    August for the film buffs

    KRS Releasing Limited recently screened the trailers of the films that will hit the big screen during this month. Last month provided some great titles, and August promises a bit more of the same. With a line-up that features talking racoons and...

  • Taking music to our children

    Taking music to our children

    For children, summer is typically associated with fun times. Parents, however, prefer to use this time not only to provide their children with a well-deserved break but also with educational fun that will make a difference to their future. This...

  • Mutant Ninja Turtles swing back into action

    Mutant Ninja Turtles swing back into action

    The teenage mutant heroes in a half shell are battling their way back to movie screens with teen crushes, insecurity, rage and a hankering for pizza in a franchise reboot for a new generation. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, based on the 1980s comic...

  • Outback role for Robert Pattinson

    Hollywood heart-throb Robert Pattinson has revealed he will have no style qualms about wearing a hat with corks on it next time he works in Australia. The Twilight actor joined co-star Guy Pearce at the BFI on London’s Southbank at a special...

  • Radcliffe ‘bored of his own voice’

    Radcliffe ‘bored of his own voice’

    Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe has revealed how tired he gets of the sound of his own voice. The former child star is promoting his new film, What If, in which he plays a medical student who forms a strong bond with a girl who is already in a...

  • Blanchett and Nyong'o make it to best dressed list

    Blanchett and Nyong'o make it to best dressed list

    Vanity Fair has issued its 2014 international best dressed list and among those making the grade are red carpet favourites Cate Blanchett and Lupita Nyong'o. Blanchett made the list for the second time while Nyong'o joined Harry Potter star Emma...

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