Thursday, July 19, 2018

Female-centric thriller Annihilation faces whitewashing controversy

Taking on the future in the bold, new science fiction movie Annihilation has got writer-director Alex Garland facing issues of the present...

A Canada Reads 2018 refresher: the books, celebrity defenders and how to tune in

Canada Reads — CBC's annual battle of the books that's also been dubbed 'literary Survivor' — kicks off a fresh edition Monday,...

Kenneth Branagh, Anna Friel, Canada’s Hip-Hop Evolution win International Emmys

Kenneth Branagh won the International Emmy for Best Actor, while Anna Friel won the Best Actress trophy at the 2017 International Emmy...

From Get Out to Spider-Man, Lady Bird to Blade Runner: Eli Glasner’s best films...

Eli Glasner shares his list of the 20 best films of 2017, with GIFs! http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/best-films-of-2017-1.4440694?cmp=rss

‘The question caught me off guard:’ Shania Twain sorry for saying she would have...

Shania Twain has apologized after telling a British newspaper that she would have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump if she were...

Does Meghan Markle have the right royal stuff to make it in Prince Harry’s...

Andrew Morton, Princess Diana's biographer, talks about the 'real' Meghan Markle, how she'll fit into Prince Harry's world, and what the Princess...

Claude Lanzmann, director of groundbreaking Holocaust film Shoah, dead at 92

French director Claude Lanzmann, whose 9½-hour masterpiece Shoah bore unflinching witness to the Holocaust through the testimonies of Jewish victims, German executioners...

‘Tiger Mom’ Amy Chua issues stark warning about state of U.S. culture, politics

The 'Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother' author is also a foreign policy expert, and her latest book delves into the impact...

World Press Photo contest winners pack emotional punch

Judges reviewed 73,044 images by 4,548 photographers from 125 countries for the 61st World Press Photo contest. An image of a man...

Tegan and Sara to appear in Archie Comics

Calgary pop twins Tegan and Sara are headed to the Archie Comics universe. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/tegan-sara-archie-comics-1.4382039?cmp=rss