“There was nothing extraordinary about my mum and dad, nothing dramatic,” says Raymond Briggs during the brief live-action prologue to “Ethel & Ernest.” Truer words were never said, even if they’re among very few words not directly taken from the graphic-novel source in Roger Mainwood’s scrupulously faithful adaptation of that slender 1998 tome. This animated […]
Dec.17 -- Bloomberg Profiles take a look at the life of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi, the events that surrounded her rise to power and the eventual calls for her to be stripped of her Nobel Peace Prize over her handling of the Rohingya crisis. (Video by Robin Fall)
Bloated with visual effects, martial artists combat and amorous shenanigans, the one thing missing in “The Thousand Faces of Dunjia” is a comedic touch, which might have made this elaborate blockbuster more appealing. Written and produced by Tsui Hark, and directed by Yuen Woo-ping, this action fantasy about a secret society of fighters with magic […]
Dec.15 -- Mike Wilson, chief U.S. equity strategist at Morgan Stanley, and Bloomberg Intelligence's Gina Martin Adams talk about the factors that can push the S&P 500 to 3,000 in 2018. They speak on "Bloomberg Markets: The Open."
The 49th NAACP Image Awards Nominee Luncheon launched the celebration of the annual award show’s honored talent at The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles Saturday. NAACP President Derrick Johnson encouraged the audience to use their platforms as entertainers and athletes for social justice, and several nominees agreed with his sentiment, especially when it comes […]
Dec.15 -- President Donald Trump discusses reforms he is seeking for U.S. immigration policy. He spoke at a graduation ceremony for police undergoing FBI training in Virginia.