Free Games To Claim This Week: World War Z, Rayman Legends, And More

Many of us are stuck inside for the next several weeks, and online storefronts and developers are taking note and giving away a bunch of games for free to help us kill the time. PS4, Xbox One, and PC games are all being given away. Because of this, we’ve decided to collect all of the […]

Raúl Ruiz obituary

Ruiz and his fellow directors Miguel Littin, Aldo Francia and Helvio Soto made up Chile’s brief “new wave” during that creative period just before and during the presidency of Salvador Allende. Ruiz’s La Colonia Penal (The Penal Colony, 1970), a bitterly ironic version of Kafka’s story, concerned torture and military dictatorship, foreshadowing what was soon […]

Bird brain – or parrot prodigy?

This, though, is quite measured compared with the tribute posted by one fan: “Alex taught us many, many things about how the avian brain works. In doing so, he helped define the bonds between human animals and the rest of creation, illuminating a commonality that was unimagined before he showed us his truth. Alex opened […]

Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: Chinese Releaser Road Pictures On Why Cinemas Have Re-Closed, ‘Marriage Story’ Delay & Surviving On Library Titles

Cai Gongming: Cinemas in china have been shut since the outbreak of the coronavirus at the end of January, there haven’t been any releases since then. Our film Marriage Story was originally planned to be released on February 28 but we had to cancel; a new release date hasn’t been set yet. Since the coronavirus […]

Ronan Keating reveals details of wife Storm giving birth in lockdown during coronavirus

Ronan said: “It was obviously very strange, because nobody could come into the hospital. It was just Storm and myself and little Coco in lockdown in the hospital. The nurses were amazing, the staff were brilliant. But it was just so different, it was so quiet. Which was kind of nice in a way. We […]

‘We love you’: Amy Schumer waves to her father from outside his nursing home while holding baby Gene as she keeps her distance during COVID-19

Schumer’s due diligence to maintain social distance and, for the most part, remain quarantined comes in the wake of New York amassing nearly 5% of the world’s coronavirus cases, according to the New York Times.  

10 Movies on Netflix Guaranteed to Make You Laugh

The “dimwit” here is Scott’s character Doug Glatt, who is very polite and kind-hearted, but hides a vicious violent streak that earns him a spot on a minor league hockey team after he unleashes it on a member of one of their opposing teams.

Op-Ed: COVID-19 shows that what we’re doing to animals is killing us, too

And then we have the bio-catastrophes that are modern factory farms. We pack most of the world’s livestock animals, for all or part of their lives, into crammed living conditions that are hotbeds for viral and bacterial pathogens, and then we lace their feed with the world’s most medically important antibiotics, creating perfect conditions for […]

Coronavirus: Life under lockdown on one Auckland street

Bethany Lockie normally works four days a week in the office at Marist Primary School, but the school had been immediately shut down after a student at neighbouring Marist College became one of New Zealand’s first cases of Covid-19. “It was all very sudden.”