Donald Trump is 'totally nuts', says Robert de Niro

Actor Robert De Niro talks to reporters and film professionals during "Coffee with..." event during the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, August 13, 2016. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic

16 Aug 2016
US actor and producer Robert De Niro said on Saturday that U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump should not run for president because he was "totally nuts". Trump, a billionaire businessman seeking his first public...

Want a drive with De Niro? Hail a Sarajevo taxi

Poster of Robert De Niro is seen on the cab in tribute to the actor who will open the city's film festival on Friday with a screening of 'Taxi Driver' in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, August 12, 2016
14 Aug 2016
Hundreds of Sarajevo taxi drivers have stuck posters of Robert De Niro on their cabs in tribute to the actor who will open the city's film festival on Friday with a screening of "Taxi Driver".   In the movie, which has...

Rihanna, Anne Hathaway expected to join female 'Ocean's Eight'

Singer Rihanna
12 Aug 2016
Pop star Rihanna along with actresses Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter are in talks to join Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett in a female-driven spinoff of the "Ocean's Eleven" crime caper franchise, Hollywood trade...

Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan detained at US airport

Bollywood star Shahrukh Khan
12 Aug 2016
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan took to Twitter Friday to express his annoyance at being detained by US airport immigration authorities for the third time, saying the experience "really, really sucks". The last time Khan, 50,...

Tom Cruise-starring 'Mena' given new name and delayed release date

Hollywood star Tom Cruise
10 Aug 2016
Universal has announced that Doug Liman-directed drug thriller "Mena" has been renamed "American Made" and given a new release date.   The film stars Tom Cruise as real-life American pilot and hustler Barry Seal...

Second series of controversial drama on Muslim Brotherhood in casting

Wahid Hamed
08 Aug 2016
Screenwriter Wahid Hamed has announced that preparations are underway to start filming the second series of a 2010 television drama about the Muslim Brotherhood, Al-Gama'a (The Brotherhood).   Hamed, along with director Sherif...

Michael Douglas's son leaves prison after 7 years

02 Aug 2016
The eldest son of actor Michael Douglas has been released from prison after serving seven years for drug trafficking, and is now in a halfway house in New York, US media reported on Monday. Cameron Douglas, 37, was sentenced in 2010 to...

'Jason Bourne' scores with US$60 million debut, 'Bad Moms' hits big

Luciana Barroso and actor Matt Damon arrive for the Universal Pictures movie premiere of ''Jason Bourne'' at Caesars Palace hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., July 18, 2016.
01 Aug 2016
Audiences turned out in force to see Matt Damon in "Jason Bourne," pushing the spy sequel to a sterling US$60 million debut. The film marked the actor's return to the action franchise after a nine-year hiatus, during which he...

Filmmaker Mohamed Khan dies at 74

Filmmaker Mohamed Khan
26 Jul 2016
Filmmaker Mohamed Khan has passed away at Andalus Hospital in the Cairo neighborhood of Maadi at the age of 74. Cinematographer Saeed al-Sheemy announced on social media that Khan died in the hospital where he was being treated for an...

Egypt through a fish-eye lens — the travel photos of Beshoy Fayez, part 1

Hankourab beach, which is characterized by the beauty of the beach
22 Jul 2016
Many of us long to jump into the beautiful seas surrounding Egypt, exploring the coral reefs and fish at Ras Mohamed National Park or playing with the dolphins at Marsa Alam. And, of course, many of us have done just that — soaking...