Entertainment 20.10.2017 03:32 am

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ could cap record year for Marvel

It may not get the same affection lavished on “Iron Man” or “Captain America,” but the “Thor” franchise looks set to complete a record year for Marvel on its opening weekend.

Bolstered by glowing early reviews, "Thor: Ragnarok" -- the third instalment of the God of Thunder's intergalactic exploits -- is projected to take $90 to $100 million from Friday through Sunday.

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ could cap record year for Marvel
‘Thor: Ragnarok’ could cap record year for Marvel

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ could cap record year for Marvel

It may not get the same affection lavished on “Iron Man” or “Captain America,” but the “Thor” franchise looks set to complete a record year for Marvel on its opening weekend.

Los Angeles police open sex assault probe targeting Weinstein
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Los Angeles police open sex assault probe targeting Weinstein

Los Angeles police are investigating Harvey Weinstein in relation to a suspected sexual assault four years ago, a spokesman told AFP on Thursday.
Assailing Trump, Snoop Dogg makes ‘America crip again’
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Assailing Trump, Snoop Dogg makes ‘America crip again’

Snoop Dogg took fresh aim at President Donald Trump and returned to his gangsta rap roots on a new single with a pointed title: “Make America Crip Again.”
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Chinese artist re-creates Van Gogh in stirring exhibition
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Chinese artist re-creates Van Gogh in stirring exhibition

It’s hard to imagine that any artist would take on the daunting task of re-inventing some of Vincent Van Gogh’s most iconic self-portraits and paintings.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Harry Potter showcased with bones and cauldrons in London
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Harry Potter showcased with bones and cauldrons in London

The British Library has conjured to life the magical world of Harry Potter in a new exhibition featuring the oldest objects in its collection alongside never-seen items from J.K. Rowling’s personal archive.
After near-death fall, trance pioneer van Dyk finds new purpose
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After near-death fall, trance pioneer van Dyk finds new purpose

Trance music pioneer Paul van Dyk had hoisted himself onto an elevated ridge of the stage to greet the cheering crowd. He waved and took a stroll — and plunged into an abyss.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Minnie’s wedding show the highest rated in Vuzu history
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Minnie’s wedding show the highest rated in Vuzu history

It seems her fans were not joking when they said they would upgrade their DStv packages just to watch her wedding.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Celebs defend Pulane after ‘abuse accusations’ backlash
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Celebs defend Pulane after ‘abuse accusations’ backlash

Pulane Lenkoe has received an overwhelming amount of support since opening about an abusive relationship this week.
Tippi Hedren tells Weinstein accusers: ‘Keep it up!’
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Tippi Hedren tells Weinstein accusers: ‘Keep it up!’

American actress Tippi Hedren, who has alleged that Alfred Hitchcock assaulted her in 1960s, on Thursday encouraged more women to speak out about harassment following a spate of accusations against Harvey Weinstein.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Danielle Darrieux, who charmed world as ‘Madame d’, dies at 100
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Danielle Darrieux, who charmed world as ‘Madame d’, dies at 100

Danielle Darrieux, one of France’s greatest and most enduring stars despite her wartime collaboration with the Germans, has died aged 100 at her home near Paris, her partner said Thursday.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Asterix returns for Italy chariot race caper
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Asterix returns for Italy chariot race caper

Asterix, the plucky Gaul with the rotund sidekick, has come charging back in the 37th book in the legendary comic series, which went on sale across Europe on Thursday.
Pulane has moved on from abusive ex, says she has healed and found love again
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Pulane has moved on from abusive ex, says she has healed and found love again

Shortly after announcing her exit from an abusive relationship, Pulane Lenkoe says she is in a happy space and has found love again in the arms of an ex-boyfriend.
Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?
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Gimmick or game-changer: Is Virtual Reality the future of film?

Virtual Reality will change the face of cinema in the next decade — but only if content keeps up with the advances in technology, industry experts at the Busan International Film Festival predict.
Jessica Nkosi blasts ‘disgusting’ fake Facebook page
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Jessica Nkosi blasts ‘disgusting’ fake Facebook page

Jessica Nkosi has been left fuming, after she was made aware of a fake Facebook page that has been sharing dodgy content using her name.

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