Movies

The 22 best movies of 2014

Nine official adaptations, three moving romances, two historical dramas, and one horrifying storybook are among some of the films on HuffPost Entertainment’s list of 2014’s best movies. In a year where 17 of the 20 highest-grossing films hail from franchises or adaptations, we’ve filtered out the noise to determine the best the cineplex had to offer. And there was a ...

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Bond film script stolen by hackers

An early version of the script for the new James Bond film has been stolen by hackers. The producers of Spectre have confirmed that the screenplay was taken as part of a cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment in November. In a statement on the film’s official website, Eon Productions said they were concerned the script may be published online. ...

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Chickenpox forces Jolie to bow out of ‘Unbroken’ promos

Angelina Jolie will be “home itching” rather than attending promotional events for her new film Unbroken because she has the chickenpox. In a stripped-down video posted on Universal Pictures’ YouTube channel, see above, the director shares why she’s calling in sick. “I just wanted to be clear and honest about why I will be missing the Unbroken events in the ...

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Nominees named for 2015 AMVCAs: Ghana bags several nominations

The nominees for the third Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) brought to viewers by AfricaMagic in association with MultiChoice Africa and the headline sponsor, Amstel Malta, have been revealed. The much-anticipated announcement was made by popular TV personalities, Nick Mutuma of Mashariki Mix and GhanaianSika Osei of 53 Extra on Wednesday, the 10th of December 2014 at 20:30 CAT ...

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New Godzilla film to be made in Japan

A new Godzilla film is being made by Japanese film studio Toho, following the success of Hollywood’s latest remake directed by Gareth Edwards. Toho’s film will be released in 2016, a decade years after its last take on the monster story, Godzilla: Final Wars. This year’s US Godzilla took more than $500m (£321m) worldwide, and a sequel is already planned ...

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Frozen is top-selling iTunes movie

Disney film Frozen has become iTunes’ biggest-selling movie of all time, while the soundtrack has sold more than any other album in the US this year. Ed Sheeran’s X was 2014’s best-selling album in the UK, with Pharrell Williams’ Happy the biggest single. Sheeran – whose album passed the million sales mark in the UK last week – said he ...

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Star Wars teaser trailer premieres

The first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been unveiled online and in US cinemas. It gives fans an 88-second glimpse of the new film, the first new addition to the series since 2005. Featuring shots of the Millennium Falcon, it also offers the first look of a new cross-shaped lightsaber. The film, which reunites original stars Mark ...

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‘Cosby Show’ repeats pulled

Bill Cosby is continuing to move off TV’s entertainment schedule and into its news programs. Basic cable network TV Land has now yanked all syndicated repeats of his iconic NBC series The Cosby Show, a spokesperson for the channel confirmed. The move follows NBC canceling the development of a new prime-time sitcom starring the actor-comedian, and Netflix postponing the debut ...

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Kafui scores highly with Happy Deathday

After blowing the minds of fans with her movies, Letters To My Mother and Devil In A Dress, actress cum Producer, Kafui Danku, proved her consistency in having an eye for quality productions with her latest movie, Happy Death Day, which was premiered last Friday at the Silverbird Cinemas, Accra Mall. Happy Deathday, is about a vice president’s only child, ...

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Shirley Frimpong Manso’s ‘love or something like that’ to premiere in London

The long wait is finally over for Londoners—and surely the movie is worth the wait… The much talked about Shirley Frimpong Manso’s movie Love or Something Like That which has received rave reviews and has successfully turned even harsh critics into praise singers will receive a London premiere on 28th November, 2014 at the Odeon Cinema in Greenwich. The’ red carpet’ premiere ...

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