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Riz Ahmed takes sons on the run from alien threat in 'Encounter'

12:41pm EST

LONDON In sci-fi thriller "Encounter", a U.S. marine veteran is determined to save his children from an alien invasion, embarking on a journey where the two young boys are forced to grow up fast. | Video

Sorrentino says making personal film helped him deal with tragedy

Nov 29 2021

Italian director Paolo Sorrentino says it was helpful for him to make "The Hand of God", a coming of age film set in 1980s Naples that brings his own family tragedy to the screen.

Marvel gives 'Hawkeye' a holiday season makeover

Nov 12 2021

LONDON Marvel Studios gets festive with its new show "Hawkeye". | Video

'You'll meet Benedict after': Cumberbatch on immersive Western role

Nov 11 2021

British actor Benedict Cumberbatch fully immersed himself as a 1920s rancher while filming "The Power of the Dog", staying in character for the whole shoot and learning how to manage cattle, ironmongery and roping. | Video

Lady Gaga's '9-month romance' to bring Gucci tragedy to big screen

Nov 10 2021

LONDON Lady Gaga brought her star power to London on Tuesday for the premiere of drama "House of Gucci", her second major film role for which she said she stayed in character for nine months to play the wife of a murdered heir to the Italian fashion dynasty. | Video

'Earth began to purge us too': slam poet brings refugee voices to Glasgow

Nov 07 2021

LONDON She heard them when she spoke to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, and when she met Syrians at a camp in Jordan: the same cries of the dispossessed that rang during her own childhood, when she escaped from Darfur. | Video

Duran Duran drop new album 40 years after debut

Oct 22 2021

LONDON When British pop band Duran Duran made their debut, they did not know how long they would last. But 40 years on, the new wave group are still going strong, releasing their 15th studio album, "Future Past", on Friday. | Video

Actor Sadie Frost makes directorial debut with Mary Quant film

Oct 21 2021

LONDON The British fashion set returned to London's King's Road on Wednesday to celebrate Mary Quant, the renowned designer often credited with the invention of the mini skirt, at the premiere of the first official documentary on her life and career. | Video

Bob Marley's life story told in new musical in London's West End

Oct 15 2021

LONDON The songs and the life story of late Jamaican reggae star Bob Marley are coming to London's West End in a new musical celebrating his legacy. | Video

Branagh's 'Belfast' gets UK premiere as Oscar buzz grows

Oct 13 2021

LONDON Actor and filmmaker Kenneth Branagh takes audiences to the city of his birth and his childhood with the semi-autobiographical comedy drama "Belfast" which had its European premiere at the London Film Festival on Tuesday. | Video

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