Tag Archives: Films

24Jan/17

Trainspotting author sees “bleak dystopia” in real life too

Scottish writer Irvine Welsh, the author of “Trainspotting”, a grim comedy about young Scottish drug addicts that was a huge hit in the 1990s, sees “bleak dystopia” in the age of Donald Trump and Britain’s Brexit vote.

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24Jan/17

‘La La Land’ leads Oscar nominations with 14 nods

Romantic musical “La La Land” leads the Oscar nominations with 14 nods, including the top prize of best picture.
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12Nov/16

‘The Man from U.N.C.L.E’ actor Robert Vaughn has died

Robert Vaughn, best known for playing the suave Napoleon Solo in 1960s television spy series, “The Man from U.N.C.L.E,” has died.

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30Aug/16

Actor Gene Wilder dead at 83

Actor Gene Wilder, star of “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” and “Blazing Saddles” has died at age 83. Rollo Ross reports.
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