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...

Bollywood Arrives in Costa Rica

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

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...

Maikol Yordan (Michael Jordan) In Lost Travel Opens Today

COSTA RICA EXTRA - "Maikol Yordan de Viaje Perdido" is pure comedy from La Media Docena (The Half...

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...

Is Deckard a Replicant?

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

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...

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...

Will Smith’s Costa Rica Film Bust Left His Mind “Broken”

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Until recently, all earthly evidence has suggested that Will Smith is superhuman. This is...

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,...

Made In Costa Rica…Foreign Filmmakers Still Use Costa Rica As A Movie Set

With increasing frequency Costa Rica is being used as movie set for foreign filmmakers. Like in "After Earth",...

D-Box Rocks Movie Goers in Costa Rica

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Movie goers in Costa Rica now have more options beyond digital, big screens and...

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...

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,...

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,...

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”...

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...

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...

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...

Tico Film Narrates A Journey of Silence Between the Island and the Puntarenas Port

Puerto Padre tells the story of a young orphan in a small island in the Gulf of Nicoya,...

“Princesas Rojas” Costa Rica’s Best Foreign Film Entry To The Oscars

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The Costa Rican film "Princesas Rojas" is the official entry by Costa Rica to...

The Future Is Today!

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

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 “Viaje” Praised At Tribeca Film Festival

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

Maikol Yordan Takes New York!

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

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...

4DX Cinema Novelty Rocks Costa Rica, Literally!

COSTA RICA EXTRA - Going to the movies in Costa Rica just won't be the same anymore, now...

A Small Section of the World: An Inspirational Story About Costa Rican Women

COSTA RICA EXTRA - If you’re like most, you probably don’t think too much about how your morning...

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 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...

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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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New Nokia Phones Arrive in Costa Rica With Android As Their ‘Ace Up The Sleeve’

While many are waiting on the iPhone 8 and others on the iPhone X, three new phones from Nokia arrived in the country on...

5.2 Early Morning Quake Wakes Up Guanancaste

QCOSTARICA - It was at 6:08am this morning when an earthquake registering 5.2 on the Richter scale rocked Guanacaste. The Observatorio Vulcanológico Y Sismológico de...

USA Gives Costa Rica First Warning After 2-0 Win In Gold Cup 2017 Semi-Final

Q SPORTS - After reading the two main articles in La Nacion on last night's semi-finals game between Costa Rica and the United States,...

Taxation Requires Professionals To Disclose Client List

QCOSTARICA - The next time you visit a doctor, dentist, lawyer, accountant or any other professional, keep in mind that your information is no...

ICE Wins Verizon Contract Dispute

QCOSTARICA - The  Costa Rican state owned power and telecom operator, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE), has won a protracted dispute against US operator...