Hombre de Fé, The Story of Keylor Navas

In Costa Rica for the holidays and the opening the movie "Hombre de Fé", the story of his...

The Last Jedi Resonates with the Lessons of Lord Acton

The following article contains a few elements of the plot of The Last Jedi, which some may consider spoilers.] Putting...

Star Wars’ Last Jedi May Use the Force of Quantum Science

As Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in theatres (Dec. 14 in Costa Rica) and its heroine Rey...

Tica Transgender Wins Award For Best Actress In Film Festival

COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL - Jimena Franco's dream, now 40, of one day becoming actress has been fulfilled, and,...

‘Coco’: A Latino-themed movie that gets it right

Q MAGAZINE - From featuring an all-Latino cast, to using popular Mexican sayings like "no manches," (you've got...

Critics Calling ‘Justice League’ a Mess

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists newfound ally...

Taika Waititi’s Thor: Ragnarok thunders to $158M at box international office before opening in US

Taika Waititi's Thor: Ragnarok has topped the international box office with US$107.6 million in 52% of overseas markets,...

Blade Runner 2049: No Hope In This Dystopia

Editor’s note: This article contains spoilers. I went to see Blade Runner 2049, directed by Denis Villeneuve, with great...

From Russia, With Love: the Sudden Resurgence of the Soviet Villain

For decades, Hollywood saw red. From the 1950s, when Boris Badenov menaced Rocky and Bullwinkle, to the late...

Is Deckard a Replicant?

TSGMAX - Whether you like it or not, a new Blade Runner is coming, as Ridley Scott's 1982...

Why we love (and fear) mummies

Somewhere in Iraq, the tomb raider Nick Morton (a never-ageing Tom Cruise) flies over the desert. This is...
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Marvel Launches First ‘Black Panther’ Trailer

Q MAGAZINE (Vox.com) The very first teaser trailer for Marvel’s Black Panther has arrived, featuring our newest look...

Bollywood Arrives in Costa Rica

Settled in Costa Rica -- a nation with less than five million people -- since 1997, Prabhakar Sharan (Sol...

Costa Rica International Film Festival Announces Winners to Fifth Edition

Clockwise from left: Roya Eshragi, Nathalie Álvarez Mesén, Sofia Quiros and Cristóbal Serrá JorqueraCOSTA RICA EXTRA – The...

Storyteller Shows Serious Promise With ‘The Sound of Things’

Ariel Escalante’s understated directorial debut is a touching story of a woman attempting to bury her grief. Life is...

Costa Rica’s Big Movie Dreams

Abrázame como antes,(Costa Rica)COSTA RICA EXTRA – Costa Rica may be best known for its dense rain forests...

Costa Rica Film Festival to Honor ‘Certain Women’ Director Kelly Reichardt

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The Costa Rica Festival Internacional del Cine (Costa Rica Film Festival) announced on Tuesday...

God Exists, Lives in Brussels and Is A Grumpy Sadist!

(CONFIDENTIAL) In ‘The Brand New Testament’ God lives in human form as a cynical writer with his young...

Opening Scenes Of Suicide Squad Filmed in Costa Rica Jungle

(CONFIDENTIAL) Have you had a chance to see Suicide Squad (Escuadrón Suicida)? Did you know that some of...

How A Guy From Staten Island With Ties To Costa Rica Brought Drug Lords To Their Knees

From a meeting in San Jose, Costa Rica with Gerardo Moncada, right-hand man to Pablo Escobar, Robert Mazur,...

Thor Compensates Young Man For His Honesty

QEXTRA! This does not happen every day, but since Australian actor Chris Hemsworth, aka as 'Thor' frequently visits...

Ten Films Based On Scientific Discoveries. Costa Rica Is #4.

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry announced the inclusion of four new...

“The Force Awakens” In Costa Rica on Thursday

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - From the social media, the initial verdicts of Star Wars: The Force Awakens suggest 'overwhelming...

Be Part The Of ‘Star Wars’ Tica Family

COSTA RICA EXTRA - If you are a fan of Star Wars, you cannot miss this opportunity to...

Al Pacino, John Lennon And A Lost Letter

QCOSTARICA - Al Pacino is the life of the party as Danny Collins, on this tale of an...

Is James Bond A ‘Misogynist’? Yep, Says Daniel Craig

QCOSTA RICA EXTRA - Bond, James Bond, is a misogynist. In a recent interview with The Red Bulletin,...

The Future Is Today!

QCOSTARICA EXTRA - Unless you are still stuck on Mars, the "Future" is here, today, at 4:00pm at...

Maikol Yordan Takes New York!

QCOSTARICA - Maikol Yordan (Mario Chacón) has made it all the way to New York, in the first...

Costa Rican Filmmaker is Getting International Attention

QCOSTARICA -EXTRA - Ernesto "Neto" Villalobos' feature debut, "Por las plumas" ("All About the Feathers"), premiered simultaneously at...

San Andreas Review: Not Even The Rock Can Against An Earthquake

(COSTA RICA EXTRA Via NYTimes.com) The big earthquake in “San Andreas” — excuse me, the “seismic swarm event”...

“Mikaol Yordan” Premieres in Panama, Headed For The U.S.

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The Costa Rican production "Maikol Yordan de Viaje Perdido" (Micheal Jordan in Lost Travel),...

Costa Rica Film “Viaje” Praised At Tribeca Film Festival

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The Costa Rican film "Viaje" scored its first praise from the international press on...

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Volcanologists Get Up Close To The Turrialba Volcano (Photos and Video)

Using a drone a group of volcanologists calling themselves Volcanes sin Fronteras (Volcanos Without Borders) were able to give us impressive photos and video...

First Outbreak of Bovine Rabies Of The Year

The Servicio Nacional de Salud Animal (Senasa) - National Animal Health Service - says it has detected the first bovine paralytic rabies outbreak of...

“Volá como el Presidente” (Travel Like The President)

President Luis Guillermo Solis came to power on May 8, 2014, and immediately got on an airplane. That made Solis harshly criticized by many...

3 Reasons Not to Live in Costa Rica (and 3 Reasons You Should Move There Now!)

It took a while for my husband and I to pluck up the courage to sell our house and most of our belongings then move...

Diet Coke gets a new look and new flavors

Diet Coke is getting a makeover to try to invigorate the sugar-free soda's slumping sales. Coca-Cola Co. said last week that it's making its 12-ounce...

Everything Simple Made Difficult, The Costa Rican Way!

RICO's TICO BULL - Costa Rica's first same-sex marriage that was set for today, Saturday, following the Corte Interamerican de Derechos Humanos (Inter-American Court...

Costa Rica Notaries Cannot Marry Same-Sex Couples

Despite a resolution of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights that guarantees same-sex marriages in Costa Rica, the first gay couple to have tied...

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Anne Hathaway’s Leaked Personal Pictures Go Viral

American actress Anne Hathaway is the latest celebrity to fall victim to the hackers, who shamelessly filtered the intimate photos of the actress with...

American Tourist Dies In Isla del Coco Shark Attack

The National Coast Guard Service of the Ministry of Public Security (Servicio Nacional de Guardacostas, del Ministerio de Seguridad Pública) confirmed the death of...

10 Countries Reputed As The Ultimate Place For Sex Tourism (Guess Who Isn’t?)

QCOSTARICA - Normally, tourists travel abroad to visit famous landmarks, culture or do fun things. Also there is a group of tourists who travel...

Female Tiger Shark Attacked American Tourist Who Died in Isla del Coco

The survivor of the shark attack in the Isla del Coco on Thursday, the 26-year-old diving guide identified by his last name Jimenez, said...

How Will Hurricane Irma Affect Costa Rica?

As Hurricane Irma makes its way through the Caribbean and Floridians ready for Irma's potential landfall, how will it affect Costa Rica? Although Hurricane Irma...

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Costa Rica On The Hunt For Wanted Former Mexico State Governor

Q COSTA RICA NEWS - "He will be detained and immediately deported," are the words of the Minister of Security, Gustavo Mata, on the...

Will 2017 Be Your Last Chance To Move To Costa Rica?

(Q COSTA RICA, by Scott Oliver) Based on their staggeringly ABYSMAL track record, are you really willing to let your government - any government...

New Tico Airline Proposes Take Over of Dropped TACA Routes

TICOS-Líneas Aéreas de Costa Rica is the name of a new airline that has begun the process of certification and intent on taking over...

International Court Spat Between Costa Rica and Nicaragua Winding Down

QCOSTARICA - The long, bitter International Court dispute between Costa Rica and Nicaragua is winding down with the presentation Monday of Costa Rica's side...

Six Women Presidents and Their Fall From the Top

In recent political history, six of the most promising and high-profile female leaders have been victims of a military coup, parliamentary removals or assassination:...