Swen Group picks up Berlinale youth film “Stonehead”

Swen Group picks up Berlinale youth film “Stonehead”

February 11, 2017 - 11:35 AMT  07:35 GMT
The film tells the highly topical story of a boy left behind in his village by parents who have moved to a big city for work.
Syria army reaches edge of IS-held town of al-Bab

Syria army reaches edge of IS-held town of al-Bab

February 11, 2017 - 11:29 AMT  07:29 GMT
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said regime soldiers and allied fighters were now 1.5 kilometres from Al-Bab.
Coen brothers’ reboot of

Coen brothers’ reboot of "Scarface" gets release date

February 11, 2017 - 11:28 AMT  07:28 GMT
"Scarface", which was based on a 1930 novel of the same title, was first brought to the big screen by director Howard Hawks.
Four killed, 100 injured in earthquake in southern Philippines

Four killed, 100 injured in earthquake in southern Philippines

February 11, 2017 - 11:23 AMT  07:23 GMT
The 6.7 earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km and the epicenter was about 13 km east of the city of Surigao.
Well Go USA acquires Russian historical action epic “Furious”

Well Go USA acquires Russian historical action epic “Furious”

February 11, 2017 - 11:23 AMT  07:23 GMT
The film is set in the 13th century when Mongol warrior hordes and their leader, Batu Khan, control most of the known world.
Tupac Shakur biopic

Tupac Shakur biopic "All Eyez On Me" unveils new trailer (video)

 February 11, 2017 - 11:16 AMT  07:16 GMT
"All Eyez On Me" chronicles the life and career of Tupac Shakur all the way to the fatal shooting in Las Vegas, Nevada in 1996.
French jihadist Rachid Kassim targeted in Mosul strike: Pentagon

French jihadist Rachid Kassim targeted in Mosul strike: Pentagon

February 11, 2017 - 11:16 AMT  07:16 GMT
"We can confirm that coalition forces targeted Rashid Kassim, a senior ISIS operative, near Mosul in a strike in the past 72 hours," Pentagon said.
“Westworld” star Thandie Newton to join Han Solo movie

“Westworld” star Thandie Newton to join Han Solo movie

February 11, 2017 - 11:12 AMT  07:12 GMT
Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson and Emilia Clarke co-star in the Disney-Lucasfilm feature, with Phil Lord and Chris Miller directing.
Trump says Iran's Rouhani

Trump says Iran's Rouhani "better be careful"

February 11, 2017 - 11:09 AMT  07:09 GMT
Iran President Hassan Rouhani was quoted as saying that anyone who speaks to Iranians with threats would regret it.
Arab female fighters battling IS confront disapproval of society

Arab female fighters battling IS confront disapproval of society

February 11, 2017 - 11:04 AMT  07:04 GMT
hundreds of Arab female fighters are fighting the Islamic State, but they are also confronting the disapproval of their relatives and society.