Wonderstruck review – gooey and indulgent YA fantasy fails to inspire awe

Carol director Todd Haynes latest, set in both 1920s and 1970s New York, has nice details but suffers from a glib tone and some preposterous plottingDisappointmentstruck and even rather boredomstruck are reasonable descriptions of my emotional state, having sat through this contrived, self-conscious and twee YA fantasy from director his

`Catastrophic’ Brexit Hit Awaits U.K. Film and TV, Lobby Group Says

Britain’s film and TV industry faces a potentially “catastrophic” loss of talent and skills with the threat of an end to free movement between the U.K. and the European Union, according to lobby group the Creative Industries Federation.Brexit is causing actors, directors and production workers specializing in a variety of areas such

Man Booker prize goes to second American author in a row

George Saunders Lincoln in the Bardo described as unique and extraordinary by head of 2017 judging panelThe American short story writer George Saunders has won the Man Booker prize for his first full-length novel, Lincoln in the Bardo. The book is based around a real event: the night in 1862

Amazon Studio Boss Price Resigns After Harassment Scandal

Roy Price resigned as the head of Amazon hasn’t explained why it acted against Price now when Hackett first filed a complain in 2015. The company investigated the allegation at the time and said it addressed the issue, according to an August report in The Information. Amazon

Goodell, Union, Players to Meet on Social Issues and Anthem

New York (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, owners of each team, representatives of the players' union and players themselves will meet Tuesday to discuss ways to "move from protest to progress." Among the topics will be enhancing their platforms for speaking out on social issues, and the league's policy