Quentin Tarantino casts Bruce Lee actor in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Tarantino is a long-time Lee fan. For his 2003 action film Kill Bill: Volume 1, he famously dressed Uma Thurman in a similar yellow jumpsuit to the iconic piece that Lee wore in Game of Death, which was released posthumously in 1978.

Ellen Page admits she’s ‘in love’ with girlfriend Samantha Thomas as couple make red carpet debut

“What’s interesting to me is how long it took to make the movie — for it to finally come together — and how my internal progression toward coming out was naturally in line with it. Stacie and Laurel’s story is incredibly inspiring and did take a lot of courage, particularly in a time of such […]

74th Independence Day | The often-forgotten naval mutiny on the docks of Bombay

Deployment in World War II and continued wars in Southeast Asia had fatigued the ratings, inconsiderate officers made it worse. The INA officers’ trials conducted at Red Fort had outraged many, banned INA literature had reached naval rating BC Dutt on HMIS Talwar, and airmen of the Royal Air Force had revolted in January 1946 […]

Officials: U.S. seizes Iranian gas heading for Venezuela

An affiliate of Avantgarde facilitated the purchase for the Revolutionary Guard of the Grace 1, a ship seized last year by Britain on U.S. accusations that it was transporting oil to Syria. Iran denied the charges and the Grace 1 was eventually released. But the seizure nonetheless triggered an international standoff in which Iran retaliated […]

Robot boat completes three-week Atlantic mission

SEA-KIT CEO and designer, Ben Simpson, told BBC News: “We had a sweepstake on how much fuel would be left in the tank. We thought there was going to be 300-400 litres. It turned out there was 1,300 litres.” In other words, Maxlimer returned to Plymouth with its fuel tank still around a third full.

EU Urges Turkey to ‘De-escalate’ Tensions with Greece

Greece placed its armed forces on high alert and sent warships to the spot, demanding the vessels’ withdrawal. Turkey claims it has every right to prospect in the area, as well as in neighbouring waters Cyprus considers its own, after the discovery of large offshore gas deposits in recent years off Israel, Egypt and Cyprus.

National Trust will keep the majority of ‘distressing’ artefacts linked to slavery and colonialism on show in its 300 stately homes in bid to inspire ‘debate’

While the Drummonds, who purchased the Grange in 1787, and Barings, who owned the house from 1817, did not directly own slaves, the historians claim much of their wealth derived from slavery, because some of their banking clients were slave owners.

On 45 years of Sholay, Ramesh Sippy says Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra wanted to play Gabbar

Sippy said the film took time to be made primarily because he wanted each shot to be “perfect”. “The the train sequence in the beginning of the film with Jai, Veeru and Thakur, took seven weeks to shoot. Today, a whole film is complete in seven weeks. “We wanted the best. And to get each […]

‘Harry Potter’ Reissue Works Magic In China With Highest Single-Day Gross Since Cinemas Reopened; ‘The Eight Hundred’ Big In Previews – International Box Office

Harry, Ron and Hermione are not the only game in town, however, as local Chinese war epic The Eight Hundred began previews today, generating about $2.1M from roughly 6,000 screenings. The controversial title was originally scheduled to debut at the Shanghai Film Festival in 2019, but was abruptly yanked and never made its summer release […]

Teaser of Aadisidatta to be released on August 22

The teaser of actor Raghavendra Rajkumar’s 25th film Aadisidatta will be revealed on Ganesha festival, which is on August 22. Aadisidatta is written and directed by Phaneesh Bharadwaj and the movie went on floors in March last year. Aadisidatta, which is touted to be a thriller, will portray Raghavendra Rajkumar in a never seen before […]