Photo of the Day: Rainy Taipei looking like 'Blade Runner'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A French engineer currently living in Taiwan recently captured these haunting images of Taipei in the rain looking very much like scenes from the 80s science fiction thriller &...

Police: Actress Sean Young under investigation

NEW YORK (AP) — New York police say actress-director Sean Young is still under investigation after the alleged theft of two laptops belonging to a production company that fired her. ...

NBC Universal, Havas Group and Endemol Shine Discuss a Future with AI, Blockchain and VR at IBC2018

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 25, 2018--As is fitting for the home of technical invention and innovation, IBC2018 will present a broad range of ambitious and timely elements to engage, inform and inspi...

Margaret Cho's first visit to Taiwan was a journey of laughter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Korean-American Comedian Margaret Cho came to Taiwan this past Monday, May 14 for the first time to perform her new stand-up tour, "Fresh Off The Bloat”. Ta...

Review: 'Pacific Rim Uprising' is cheer-at-the-screen fun

At the end of the monsters-versus-robots flick "Pacific Rim," a breach at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean is closed, plugging a hole that allowed hellish creatures to emerge and terrorize the globe. B...

90th Oscars dance between honoring and correcting the past

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Held one year ago, the 90th Academy Awards would have very likely been a rose-colored nostalgia fest. But this year, with a culture-wide reckoning over decades of ...

14th time's the Oscar charm for cinematographer Deakins

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 14th time was the charm for Roger Deakins. With a baker's dozen Oscar nominations before winning Sunday for "Blade Runner 2049," Deakins' camera work has long ...

'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

LONDON (AP) — The ferocious female-led tragi-comedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassm...

Winners of the 2018 British Academy Film Awards

LONDON (AP) — Winners of the 2018 British Academy Film Awards, presented Sunday: Film — "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" British Film — "Three Billboards...

Cinematography awards could predict eventual Oscar winner

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The American Society of Cinematographers' annual awards show could predict the eventual Oscar winner in the category. The five cinematographers up for the top priz...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending February 11, 2018: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Darkest Hour 2. A Bad Moms Christmas 3....

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending February 2, 2018: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Wind River (2017) 2. Wonder 3. Blade Run...

Director Ridley Scott to be honored by British film academy

LONDON (AP) — "Blade Runner" director Ridley Scott is to receive the British Academy Film Awards' highest honor. The academy announced Wednesday that the 80-year-old filmmaker will c...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending January 28, 2018: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Geostorm 2. Blade Runner 2049 3. America...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending January 21, 2018: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Blade Runner 2049 2. American Made 3. It...