Jack Nicholson, Kristen Wiig to topline “Toni Erdmann” remake

Jack Nicholson, Kristen Wiig to topline “Toni Erdmann” remake

February 8, 2017 - 16:03 AMT  12:03 GMT
The original “Toni Erdmann” followed father who tries to reconnect with his hard working daughter by creating an outrageous alter.
Russia says taking all measures to defend blogger extradited to Baku

Russia says taking all measures to defend blogger extradited to Baku

February 8, 2017 - 15:55 AMT  11:55 GMT
“He is a Russian citizen. We continue defending his interests in accordance with the law,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said.
“Soul Mate” dominates Hong Kong Film Awards nominations

“Soul Mate” dominates Hong Kong Film Awards nominations

February 8, 2017 - 15:42 AMT  11:42 GMT
Behind it, “The Mermaid,” Stephen Chow’s eco fantasy which a year ago broke box office records in mainland China and Hong Kong, earned 8 noms.
Syria refutes Amnesty report on mass hangings as

Syria refutes Amnesty report on mass hangings as "completely false"

February 8, 2017 - 15:37 AMT  11:37 GMT
The ministry said the Amnesty report was "completely untrue and intended to harm Syria's reputation in international forums."
Matthew McConaughey to lead stoner comedy

Matthew McConaughey to lead stoner comedy "The Beach Bum"

February 8, 2017 - 15:32 AMT  11:32 GMT
The Academy Award winner is teaming up with "Spring Breakers" writer and director Harmony Korine for the new movie.
James Franco conducts creepy experiments in “The Institute” trailer

James Franco conducts creepy experiments in “The Institute” trailer (video)

 February 8, 2017 - 15:21 AMT  11:21 GMT
Besides taking on the lead role, Franco directs the movie along with Pamela Romanowsky.
China to dominate global economy by 2050: PwC report

China to dominate global economy by 2050: PwC report

February 8, 2017 - 14:57 AMT  10:57 GMT
The report ranked 32 countries, based on their projected Gross Domestic Product by Purchasing Power Parity (PPP).
Japan’s Sharp

Japan’s Sharp "to build $7 billion LCD plant in U.S."

February 8, 2017 - 14:49 AMT  10:49 GMT
Foxconn last year took control of Sharp when it bought two-thirds of the Japanese liquid crystal display pioneer.
Over 55% of Europeans say Muslim immigration should be stopped: poll

Over 55% of Europeans say Muslim immigration should be stopped: poll

February 8, 2017 - 14:40 AMT  10:40 GMT
The countries most opposed to further immigration were Austria, Poland, Hungary, France, Belgium, Germany, and Greece.
Karabakh soldiers killed, wounded in Azerbaijan’s cross-border fire

Karabakh soldiers killed, wounded in Azerbaijan’s cross-border fire

February 8, 2017 - 14:21 AMT  10:21 GMT
A Nagorno Karabakh contract serviceman, Gegham Manukyan (b. 1979) received a fatal gunshot wound in Azerbaijani fire on February 8.