Film: ‘Funny Girl’ premieres in UK, Ireland, New Zealand

Film: “Funny Girls” opens in the UK on Thursday, the Irish Film Institute has announced.The film, a remake of a 2009 French-Canadian comedy, stars Emma Watson, Elle Fanning, Emma Stone and Julia Roberts.It is set in a dystopian world where women are forced to wear masks in order to stay alive.Director and writer-director Tim Burton (Batman Forever, The Nightmare Before […]

When the movies shut down: How the Sun Cinema reopened for good

Hollywood movie theaters are shutting down for good this summer.That’s a good thing.But in this era of high-definition screens and a growing appetite for premium movies, it’s time to take a look at what the next steps are for Hollywood’s filmgoing experience.The Sun Cinema was one of the first to go.The movie theater’s former owners decided to turn it into […]