A new battle royale game from the creators of mech shooter Titanfall offers squad-based play in a ruined sci-fi world – but is it enough to take on Fortnite?It was only a matter of time before another world-class game developer entered the lucrative battle royale genre. The new...
Kim Kardashian said she’s working to take on more cases involving harsh prison sentences, but wants to take it a step further by employing former inmates in her businesses.Speaking on NBC’s "Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon," the reality TV star recalled her high-profile campaign to have President Trump commute the life sentence...
Fiji Water says lawsuit by model Kelleth Cuthbert, whose images on the red carpet went viral, is ‘frivolous’ and ‘without merit’Forget Glenn Close. Ignore Sandra Oh. The real breakout star of this year’s Golden Globe awards was – without question – the Fiji Water girl, the hostess who stole attention...
The actor broke through with films like Boyz n the Hood and Jerry Maguire, but with Oscar buzz around her new movie, she’s really hitting her strideIn all the heat and light of prediction surrounding this year’s Oscar shortlists, one category appears easier to call than most. Regina King...
An attractive cast and a handful of arresting visuals can’t save this glossy, underwritten tale of a barman losing his mindDuring my particular screening of Wounds at this year’s Sundance film festival, there was an added in-cinema soundtrack. Certain reactions are to be expected when watching a button-pushing horror,...
All the excitement of the earlier films has been lost in this third outing for the animated series based on Cressida Cowell’s booksHere is the third and – we have to hope – the last in a franchise that could be renamed How to Drain Your Dragon. All the...
The once stuffy genre has been given a reboot, with emotional truth as important as historical fidelityModern Toss on period dramasAs Oscar season hots up, the frontrunner in several categories is The Favourite, Yorgos Lanthimos’s marvellously mad film about jostling for power in Queen Anne’s court. The film’s success represents Olivia...
Duncan Jones says family has not approved film, but instead proposes Neil Gaiman projectDavid Bowie’s son, Duncan Jones, has said that producers of a proposed biopic about the musician have not secured the rights to use his father’s music or the approval of his family.Jones was responding to reports that Johnny Flynn,...
Sadler’s Wells, LondonGandini Juggling and Alexander Whitley’s collaboration is full of simple pleasures and intricate skillAhybrid of juggling and contemporary dance? Now that’s niche, you may say. But there is actually nothing obscure about this collaboration between Sean Gandini’s juggling troupe and choreographer Alexander Whitley. Spring is a 60-minute...
BBC1’s The Greatest Dancer and Channel 4’s Flirty Dancing are going toe to toe for audiences. But can they fill Strictly’s shoes?The new year starts with two new dance shows to fill the Strictly gap: BBC1’s talent contest The Greatest Dancer and, starting on Thursday, Channel 4’s new dating show Flirty Dancing,...