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Colombian director films quarantine ‘Bathroom’ comedy with mobi...

05 May, 2020 12:38 pm 12:38 pm

BOGOTA (Reuters) – This time there are no lights, cameras, dressing rooms or the hundreds of people who usually crowd a film shoot. There is just a mobile phone, a tripod, a bathroom and “Action!” Colombian director Harold Trompetero, who has directed 21 films and produced another 30, is now tackling an unusual project amid … Read More

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Yesterday’ comedy movie gets Beatles’ seal of approval

06 June, 2019 9:27 am 9:27 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Imagine a world where The Beatles never existed? That is what British director Danny Boyle asks audiences to believe in his new movie “Yesterday.” The comedy, arriving in movie theatres next week, tells of struggling British musician Jack who wakes up after a traffic accident and finds himself in an alternate timeline … Read More

Netflix pulls comedy show episode in Saudi Arabia: media

01 January, 2019 4:56 pm 4:56 pm

(Reuters) – Netfilx pulled an episode of the comedy show “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj” from its Internet streaming service in Saudi Arabia after kingdom officials complained, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday. The episode of the news-comedy program in question criticized the country over the slaying of Washington Post journalist Jamal Kashoggi last year at … Read More