‚Worst one year for retail in 25 years‘ says alternate physique

Image copyright Getty Images Retail sales fell for the first time in 25 years last year, according to the leading UK retail industry body.The British Retail Consortium (BRC) said total sales fell 0.1%, marking the first annual sales decline since 1995.Sales in November and December were particularly weak, falling 0.9%, the BRC said.A separate report…

Hollywood Weinstein’s reckoning: Trial looms 2 years after #MeToo wave

NEW YORK — More than two years after a wave of sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein ushered in the #MeToo movement, the disgraced movie mogul faces another reckoning: a criminal trial that could him put him behind bars for the rest of his life. Jury selection is scheduled to start this week in New…

‚High Gun‘ is getting a sequel 34 years after the true — glimpse the novel trailer

Tom Cruise in „Top Gun: Maverick.“ Paramount Pictures Paramount Pictures released a new trailer for „Top Gun: Maverick,“ a sequel to the 1986 film that starred Tom Cruise as Pete „Maverick“ Mitchell.Cruise returns as the titular character, leading a new generation of fighter pilots and giving them a lesson in dogfighting. The trailer gives fans a…

The New Mutants: The X-Men walk-off that took two years to be released

Image copyright 21st Century Fox / Disney You might think a new trailer for a Marvel movie wouldn’t be that big a deal, considering how many films have been released based on their comic book characters.But there’s more of a back-story to The New Mutants movie, (a film about young X-Men), than most – and…

Graham Norton displays on twenty years of chat reveals

It would be easier to list the celebrities who haven’t appeared on The Graham Norton Show than those who have. The BBC One chat show is a crucial stop on the promotional tour for stars who are launching a new film, book or album – but you also get the impression it’s the one they…

‚Ghostbusters‘ is getting a sequel 36 years after the usual movie — here is the first trailer

Paul Rudd stars in „Ghostbusters: Afterlife.“ Sony Pictures Entertainment Sony Pictures released the first trailer for „Ghostbusters: Afterlife,“ a sequel to the original film that was released in 1984.The movie centers on a „completely broke“ family comprised of a single mom named Callie (played by Carrie Coon) and her two kids, Trevor and Phoebe (Finn…

In images: Havana celebrates 500 years of foundation

Cuba’s capital, Havana, is one of Latin America’s architectural treasures, boasting a fascinating mix of colonial, Baroque and Art Deco styles. Many of its jewels have suffered from decades of deterioration but, slowly, complex renovation works are bringing some of them back to life. As the city celebrates 500 years of its foundation on 16…

A champion and a statesman – 20 years on, the tragic loss of Payne Stewart

Stewart won the US Open for a second time in June 1999, four months before his deathOn October 25, 1999, a private jet took off from Orlando International airport for Texas with the reigning US Open champion on board. It never reached its destination, and millions of TV viewers witnessed the tragedy of its final…