UPDATE 1-Cambodian princess who rescued traditional ballet dies at age 76
PHNOM PENH, Nov 18 (Reuters) - Cambodia's Princess Norodom Bopha Devi, a former minister of culture who helped revive traditional Apsara dance after the 1970s Khmer Rouge "killing fields" regime nearly wiped it out, has died at age 76, the royal palace said on Monday.
Box Office: 'Ford v Ferrari' Races to First Place, 'Charlie's Angels' Collapses
LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - "Ford v Ferrari" left its box office competitors in the dust as Disney's historical sports drama sped its way to $31 million in North America.
Taylor Swift Releases 'Beautiful Ghosts,' Her Andrew Lloyd Webber Collaboration for 'Cats'
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Not to be buried among the week's other Taylor Swift news, the singer has released her recording of the song she wrote with Andrew Lloyd Webber "Beautiful Ghosts," which will be heard over the end credits of "Cats" upon its release Dec. 20.
'Joker' expected to cross $1 billion global box office milestone
(Reuters) - Comic book movie "Joker" is poised to surpass $1 billion in global ticket sales on Friday, becoming the first R-rated Hollywood movie ever to overcome the milestone.
New 'Star Wars' title from EA set to be big draw this holiday season
(Reuters) - Electronic Arts Inc launched "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" on Friday, garnering strong reviews for its flagship action-adventure series that is crucial to its holiday sales, after the videogame publisher shelved "NBA Live" game.
New "Star Wars" title from EA set to be big draw this holiday season
Nov 15 (Reuters) - Electronic Arts Inc launched "Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order" on Friday, garnering strong reviews for its flagship action-adventure series that is crucial to its holiday sales, after the videogame publisher shelved "NBA Live" game.
'Frozen 2' Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Early reviews are in for the highly anticipated "Frozen 2," and the sequel stands its ground amid lukewarm responses.
Film Review: 'Frozen 2'
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Released in 2013 to a record-scorching $1.29 billion, "Frozen" was such a huge hit for Walt Disney Animation Studios that many of its fans were probably assuming its sequel would play it safe and deliver more of the same: a sparkling 21st-century fairy tale in which a pair of wide-eyed heroines shrug off the need to be rescued by men, demonstrating the power of self-reliance and sisterly love. Certainly, screenwriter Jennifer Lee (who once again co-directs with Chris Buck) would be foolish to stray too far from this formula, but "Frozen II" is anything but a mindless remake.
CORRECTED-Robert De Niro to get lifetime achievement award from actor union
Nov 12 (Reuters) - Robert De Niro, a two-time Oscar winner and considered one of the finest actors of his generation, is to get the annual Screen Actors Guild (SAG) lifetime achievement award.
'Mandalorian' creator Favreau teases more 'Star Wars' surprises
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "The Mandalorian" creator Jon Favreau and cast members debuted the "Star Wars" series on Wednesday at a red-carpet event for fans and promised more surprises following the reveal of an unexpected new character in the first episode.
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