At The Movies: Respect hits all the right notes; Lengthy The Last Duel is watchable but lacks period detail, Entertainment News & Top Stories

Respect (PG13) 145 minutes, opens on Thursday (Oct 14), 4 stars Singer and pianist Aretha Franklin already possessed a show-stopping voice as a child. As this authorised biography shows, that talent might have made her a sensation in her town or on the regional gospel circuit. However, to become The Queen Of Soul – a title … Read more

Teen horror update hits mark

Slasher revivals are having a moment. 2021 has seen a new entry in the Candyman franchise, with a new Scream title due early next year. Over on the TV side, we have a Chucky series due this year on Syfy. Joining Chucky is a new adaptation of I Know What You Did Last Summer, heading … Read more

Chris Gayle Hits Back At Former Player For Commenting On His T20 World Cup Selection

West Indies swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle backfired at former pacer Curtly Ambrose for his comment on the Jamaican batsman’s selection in the T20 World Cup. The 42-year-old Gayle is part of Kieron Pollard’s set-up for West Indies to defend their T20 World Cup title in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Gayle, who bats at No.3 … Read more

Bitcoin hits $56k as Michael Burry says Shibu Inu pointless

Bitcoin is less than 15% away from the all-time highs of $63,000 seen in April. Photo: Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/Sipa USA Cryptocurrencies were up on Monday morning as bitcoin continued to hold above a key level of $50,000 (£36,653). Bitcoin (BTC-USD) was up 1.5% to trade at $56,509 — less than 15% away from the all-time … Read more

The most stylish Bond girls ever, as No Time To Die hits screens

(Alamy / PA) After multiple delays, the latest James Bond movie, No Time To Die, it’s here. Daniel Craig will appear as 007 for the fifth and final time, with other cast members including Rami Malek, Lea Seydoux, and Lashana Lynch. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will be among the famous faces attending the … Read more

The latest from Dwayne Johnson and M. Night Shyamalan hits the billboard

The latest from Dwayne Johnson and M. Night Shyamalan hits the billboard. EFE Boat adventures Directed by the Spanish-American filmmaker Jaume Collet-Serra, “Jungle Cruise” It dates back to the beginning of the 20th century. Frank (Dwayne Johnson) is a ship captain who takes scientist Lily Houghton (Emily Blunt) and her brother (Jack Whitehall) through the … Read more

“Guilty”: a sound thriller shot with the isolated director hits the screen

Jake Gyllenhaal in a scene from “The Guilty” in an image provided by Netflix Jake Gyllenhaal was driving when a COVID supervisor called him and told him to stop his car. It was November 2020, when cases in the United States had skyrocketed, and I was days away from filming “The Guilty,” a thriller about … Read more