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Lost in the fury directed at United Airlines over turning away two teenagers in leggings was the fact that most passes for airlines’ employees come with a dress code.
Barry Jenkins conquered the film world with “Moonlight,” the small-budget movie with the big heart that won best picture at last month’s Academy Awards. And now Jenkins is ready for his next chall
Viacom Inc. named Jim Gianopulos the new chairman and chief executive of Paramount Pictures, handing the veteran film executives one of the toughest assignments in Hollywood: turning around the st
Today in Entertainment: Adele not sure she will ever tour again March 27, 2017, 10:22 a.m. With the arrival of spring, blockbuster movie season has gotten an early start with "Beauty and the Beast
Volunteers sorting through donations at a New Hamburg, Ont. thrift shop came across an unusual find - a painting by Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewi
Today in Entertainment: Adele not sure she will ever tour again March 27, 2017, 10:22 a.m. With the arrival of spring, blockbuster movie season has gotten an early start with "Beauty and the Beast
In a new book, “Mr. Rotten’s Songbook,” the Public Image Ltd. and Sex Pistols frontman, a.k.a. Johnny Rotten, collects the lyrics to every song he’s ever written.
Madrid, March 27, IRNA – Fifty Iranian paintings have been displayed in the 1st Quito International Biennale 2017 which is underway in Itchimbia art center, Ecuador.
YARAT Contemporary Art Space invites everyone to enjoy a themed literature and music night dedicated to the modern time mysteries and illusions on April 1.
It’s one of those rare mornings when Andrew Lincoln doesn’t have the weight of saving humanity from the zombie apocalypse on his shoulders. On this particular Saturday, he’s just a guy engrossed i
Mr. Johnson visits a tough-love rehabilitation program for young first-time offenders. And Kate Winslet seeks enlightenment in Jane Campion’s “Holy Smoke.”
The photographer Richard Renaldi, who loves the night life, stationed himself outside of Roseland, Pacha and other New York City clubs, and captured patrons as they left at dawn.
The famously close-mouthed cast and creators of HBO’s “Westworld” opened up a little Saturday night at the Los Angeles PaleyFest. The panel of hosts and cowpokes finally confirmed a long-running f
The famously close-mouthed cast and creators of HBO’s “Westworld” opened up a little Saturday night at the Los Angeles PaleyFest. The panel of hosts and cowpokes finally confirmed a long-running f
Comedian and Summit Ice Apparel founder Nathan Fielder opened up a pop-up store in Vancouver Sunday, using the opportunity to take another dig at com
“Hamilton” has finally planted its flag in California. The unofficial Broadway musical of Barack Obama’s presidency has arrived in San Francisco, America’s bastion of liberalism, at the dawn of a
The celebrity host: Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. The challenge: 38 young convicted felons who must make it through four grueling months in a boot camp rehabilitation program, or face prison sentence
The music concocted half a century ago by the musicians who would ultimately be known as the Band was the result of some rather unusual methodology. Robbie Robertson, Richard Manuel, Rick Danko,
An awful lot of Brahms has been performed around town lately for no particular reason, and Christoph Eschenbach — fresh off a local appearance last month with the touring Bamberg Symphony — arrive
Anshai Lal’s Bollywood movie uses a friendly ghost to turn a contemporary comedy into a historical drama that includes a massacre under British rule.
A concert dedicated to one of the ensemble’s founders, Francis Thorne, who died on March 7, introduced three works and offered a Steve Reich masterpiece.
Mashad, March 26, IRNA – An Iranian woman, Mahdieh Tohid Khah, has received Level B degree in External Competency Assessment of Malaria Microscopists from World Health Organization (WHO).
When he saw the hummingbirds, Todd Fisher knew this was the place. Sure, there were plenty of legends resting at Forest Lawn Memorial Park: Bette Davis, Liberace, Lucille Ball. But it was the humm
In the battle of 1990s nostalgia, Lionsgate and Saban Entertainment’s mighty morphin’ “Power Rangers” was no match for Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” The live action remake starring “Harry Potte
New York City officials must decide if the Fearless Girl statue, which became an immediate tourist attraction when it went up in front of Wall Street
It’s nearly 7 p.m. Wednesday night and “Full Frontal With Samantha Bee” is running late. Between hearings for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, the raging healthcare debate, the president’s prop
Tehran, March 26, IRNA – Vice-President and Head of Iranian Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization describes Norouz as an ultra-national and global festival with Iranian roots.
Tehran, March 26, IRNA - International Development Program (IDP) Education is organizing its first Study Abroad Roadshow in Iran on Wednesday, March 29th in Tehran, IRSAFAM public relations departmen
For centuries, experts were mystified by Gothic boxwood miniatures — intricate scenes carved into walnut-size spheres in the 1400s and 1500s. Now, high-resolution scans bring their detail to life. Ste
YouTube TV will soon join a long list of low-cost streaming options available in the U.S. but not in Canada. This frustrates many Canadians who want
Travel through Victorian England as the Brontë sisters prove themselves in a man’s world. Then take a Mediterranean vacation with some passionate couples.
It was a tale as old as time at Friday’s box office, as Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” once again climbed into the top spot. The live-action remake of the animated classic starring Emma Watson an
Ghouls, headless horsemen, werewolves and monsters in all stages of reanimation recently lost a key patron. On March 19, Liz Wrightson confirmed that her husband, Bernie, beloved artist and creato
Fans and friends paid tribute to Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds at an uplifting, jovial memorial for the late actresses who died in Dec
Stars and fans gathered Saturday for a public memorial to honour late actresses Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher nearly three months after their dea
Stars and fans will gather Saturday for a public memorial to honour late actresses Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher nearly three months after their
New Delhi, March 25, IRNA – Indian Rayagada Civil and Sessions Court has acquitted Iranian charity worker Narges Kalbasi Ashtari of charges against her.
In 2004, Jim Harrison wrote an article for The New Yorker about a 37-course lunch he ate in France "that likely cost as much as a new Volvo station wagon."
Actor Harrison Ford said he was distracted and concerned about turbulence from another aircraft last month when he mistakenly landed on the wrong pla
A deeper look at what cutting the National Endowment for the Arts means to U.S. culture. The exhilarating paintings of Kerry James Marshall. And the latest building by Herzog & de Meuron. I’m Caro
Tehran, March 25, IRNA - On World Tuberculosis Day, 24 March, UNAIDS is urging countries to do much more to reduce the number of tuberculosis (TB) deaths among people living with HIV.
New on Blu-ray “Silence” (Paramount DVD, $29.99; Blu-ray, $39.99) Every decade or so, Martin Scorsese directs a movie that challenges viewers to contemplate the divine and to confront the contradi
Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast,” which continues to rule the box office, pulls off a number of feats of movie-making wizardry. Perhaps none is greater than the act of transforming a ma
“A classic is a survivor. A classic transcends the winds of change. We see its genius in the timelessness of its appeal. … There is a measure of comfort in our belief that a classic will resist it
Belgrade, March 25, IRNA – Belgrade University students are greatly interested in learning the Persian language, Dean of the Faculty of Philology in the Belgrade University said.
Showtime’s “American Jihad” looks at the roots of homegrown terrorism through the stories of the young American citizens behind such deadly attacks as the Boston Marathon bombing and the Orlando,
Stars and fans will gather Saturday for a public memorial to honor late actresses Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher nearly three months after their deaths
Artist Kendra Haste was commissioned to create sculptures of the wild animals that once lived in the Royal Menagerie. Get a 360 view of her studio/zoo and the installation at the Tower of London.
Mr. Driver gets behind the wheel — and turns his musings into poetry — in “Paterson.” And an expectant mother goes on a killing rampage guided by her fetus in “Prevenge.”
After two weeks of negotiations, the Writers Guild of America, West is asking its members to authorize a strike. The union called for the strike authorization vote — a tactic that unions use to ga
The better part of one wall of the Beirut Art Center’s downstairs gallery is these days preoccupied by an imposing installation of recovered steel, its surface festooned with portraits and scored with
SERIES Ransom Five teenagers playing a smartphone game are lured into a deadly trap in an abandoned building in France. Luke Roberts, Sarah Green and Brandon Jay McLaren star in this new episode
The graphic novelist Daniel Clowes was in the landmark Strand bookstore on a recent weekday, browsing the section of his chosen profession. “Let me see if my signature is in here,” he said, flippi
Guitar hero Eric Clapton has postponed two concerts scheduled for this weekend at the Forum in Inglewood. Citing “severe bronchitis,” the artist, who first achieved fame for his work with Cream an
One of the many powers held by a historic music venue like the Forum in Inglewood — which has seen celebrated concerts by the likes of Led Zeppelin, Bruce Springsteen and Prince — is that of a tim
In early January, Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ close friends and family mourned the day-apart December deaths of the mother and daughter at a private funeral. On Saturday, the public will fi
Sure, rom-com enthusiasts might be having all the feels now that the “sequel” to 2003’s “Love Actually” has been unveiled (for some of us, at least), but Andrew Lincoln has a bone to pick. “I don'
Excerpts from Elfriede Jelinek’s “On the Royal Road: The Burgher King,” a work inspired by the president, will be presented in New York on Monday.
His low-brow comedies have earned him few fans among connoisseurs of serious cinema, but Adam Sandler has found a steadfast supporter in Netflix, which has partnered with the actor on three movies
Kendrick Lamar’s warning is clear on the new single “The Heart Part 4.” “Y’all got till April 7 to get y’all [stuff] together,” he raps. What happens then? A new record? An anti-Trumpist insurrect
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