Penguins trying to stay the course during bumpy start

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Sullivan's regular film sessions with the Pittsburgh Penguins don't lack for clues on why one of the NHL's marquee franchises is in the midst of its bumpiest stretch in more tha...

Review: Cuaron crafts a neorealist masterpiece in 'Roma'

The phrase "world creation" gets thrown around casually and frequently in cinema, but few modern directors are better at fashioning a totally transportive experience than director Alfonso Cuaron. He h...

Michael B. Jordan, now a Hollywood heavyweight, punches up

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael B. Jordan is now a Hollywood heavyweight starring in the boxing sequel "Creed II." But the 31-year-old actor is making some of his biggest moves behind the scenes. ...

Q&A: Steve Martin, Martin Short on friendship and a new tour

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steve Martin and Martin Short are on the road again with a new tour and some fresh material. Following their popular Netflix special "An Evening You Will Forget fo...

Film captures final days of legendary war reporter

A new documentary recounts in searing detail the final days of war correspondent Marie Colvin. Colvin was killed in shelling from Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces in 2012 in th...

'Ralph' sequel packs a punch with strong female characters

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Ralph Breaks the Internet" may star an arcade bad guy with powerful hammer-like fists, but the animated sequel is also packing a punch with strong female characters. ...

Polish bishops seek forgiveness for pedophilia by priests

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's Roman Catholic bishops have asked for forgiveness from those who have been abused by priests in the mostly Catholic nation. The debate has intensified ...

Scorsese feted at MoMA by friends De Niro, DiCaprio, Hill

NEW YORK (AP) — Many young boys grow up with superheroes adorning their walls. Jonah Hill grew up with a picture of Martin Scorsese on his. The actor related the poignant anecdote at...

China reportedly bans film companies from Golden Horse Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The real-life drama continues with the Golden Horse Awards ceremony following news that China may have issued a ban on Chinese companies participating in the event in the ...

Review: Game not over in 'Ralph Breaks the Internet'

In a battle between the internet and John C. Reilly, who among us wouldn't root for the latter? Leave us IMDb.com and a few podcasts, John, but by all means, go smashy-smashy with the rest. ...

Taiwanese student accused of school threat to be deported

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Taiwanese exchange student accused of threatening to "shoot up" his high school near Philadelphia has been spared additional time in prison but will be deported. ...

On Netflix now, Frank Grillo is looking for a fight

NEW YORK (AP) — Most travelers to new places usually aren't looking for a fight. Frank Grillo definitely is. "Fightworld," a new Netflix docu-series, follows Grillo, an actor and sel...

Best-picture Oscars up for sale in rare auction

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two Academy Awards for best picture are going up for sale in a rare auction of Oscars. Auction house Profiles in History announced Monday that an Oscar awarded to ...

CCP bans Chinese participation at next year's Golden Horse: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After controversy was stirred at the 55th Golden Horse Awards by mention of Taiwanese independence and the phrase “Taiwan, China” used by a Chinese actor, medi...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Nov. 19, the 323rd day of 2018. There are 42 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Nov. 19, 18...