The Malta Independent 24 June 2018, Sunday


In 'Avengers: Infinity War,' Marvel goes nuclear

Monday, 28 May 2018, 10:29 Last update: about 26 days ago Associated Press

After 10 years of lean, threadbare, Lilliputian tales, Marvel Studios has, thank heavens, finally decided to go big. The scale of "Avengers: Infinity War," of course, isn't a departure for...

Summer Movie Preview: Hollywood roars back into action

Thursday, 24 May 2018, 10:27 Last update: about 29 days ago Associated Press

Summer starts early this year in Hollywood with the potentially record-breaking release of "Avengers: Infinity War" Thursday, and the marquee Marvel superheroes couldn't be coming at a better...

Road trips and redemption in Netflix's 'Kodachrome'

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 10:25 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

The characters in the new film "Kodachrome ," a good-natured if by-the-numbers road trip and relationship drama with Jason Sudeikis, Elizabeth Olsen and Ed Harris, are enchanted by the analog. Music...

Mel Brooks still loves movies, just not streaming them

Tuesday, 22 May 2018, 10:22 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

Mel Brooks is just two months shy of his 92nd birthday and he still carves out time for movie nights with his pal Carl Reiner. The two just recently got together to watch a restoration of the 1938...

New film explores the best Broadway musicals you never saw

Monday, 21 May 2018, 10:21 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

If you've never heard of lavish musicals like "The Bathrooms Are Coming" or "Diesel Dazzle" you're not alone. Yet, these elaborate productions have borrowed the talents of some of Broadway's biggest...

Amy Schumer tackles body image, and it's complicated

Friday, 18 May 2018, 09:49 Last update: about 2 months ago

If you've ever walked into a store and were embarrassed to tell the salesperson your real size, or entered the gym locker room and wanted to hide, you're part of the target audience for Amy Schumer's...

Plenty to love in film about Borg versus McEnroe

Thursday, 17 May 2018, 08:55 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

Let's begin this review of "Borg Vs. McEnroe" with a huge spoiler alert. The final score of the 1980 Wimbledon men's final between Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe, which takes up the climactic last third...

Nick Nolte looks back on his movie roles, drugs, mug shots

Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 08:54 Last update: about 2 months ago Associated Press

You might remember Nick Nolte's infamous mug shot from 2002, the one where the three-time Oscar nominee wears his hair wild and his shirt Hawaiian. But did you know he has another one from many years...

Irish Short Film Festival 2018

Tuesday, 15 May 2018, 09:51 Last update: about 2 months ago

Eloquently curated by Eibh Collins of IndieCork Festival and supported by the Embassy of Ireland in  a selection of some of the latest Irish shorts will be screened on the night. This festival is...

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