4DX Debuts in Costa Rica On Sept. 19

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- The Maze Runner (2014) was selected to inaugurate the first 4D theatre in Costa...

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...

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...

Maikol Yordan Takes New York!

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

Costa Rica Film To Debut At Toronto Film Festival

A security guard who wants to get into the cockfighting game buys, befriends, and becomes inseparable from his...

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,...

After Earth Opens in Costa Rica Today!

On July 25, 2011, Will Smith visited Costa Rica accompanied by an entourage to scout for locations to...

The Future Is Today!

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

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...

“El Emigrante” Makes Costa Rica Debut

COSTA RICA EXTRA - The powerful short movie (cortometraje in Spanish)  "El Emigrante" aired on Channel 7's Telenoticias...

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...

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...

Costa Rica to Host Shnit International Short Film Festival

Costa Rica will be one of the venues of the Shnit International Short Film Festival, which will run...

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...

G.I. Joe: Retaliation

G.I. Joe: Retaliation is a 2013 American science fiction action film directed by Jon M. Chu, based on...

“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),...

“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...

Costa Rica Film To Compete At Miami Film Festival

The film "Por las Plumas" (All About Feathers), by Costa Rican director Neto Villalobos, will make its U.S....

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...

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,...

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 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,...

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...

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...

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,...

Miakol Yordan Film Sets New Record

COSTA RICA EXTRA (iNews.co.cr) If someone asked you what was the second most seen film in Costa Rican...

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...

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...

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”...

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,...

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...

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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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Güicho Pizarro: The Last Liberian Oxherd

Q COSTA RICA (By Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Vozdeguanacaste.com) José Luis Villareal Villareal, known as “Güicho Pizarro,” is a species in danger of extinction. Being...

New Measures to Control Rise In Dollar Exchange

The Banco Central de Costa Rica (BCCR) or Central Bank has raised the monetary policy rate, this time to 4.5%, and announced that it...

Nicaragua: One of 10 Exotic Places You Can Visit on $10 a Day or Less

(TODAY NICARAGUA) Nicaragua is 7th in the list of "10 Exotic Places You Can Visit on $10 a Day or Less" according to the...

Costa Rica Dollar Credit Growing Again

QCOSTARICA - The stability shown by the exchange rate between January and March explains the 12.5% ​​growth in the loan portfolio in dollars. From a...

Open Government is “Fictional”

QCOSTARICA - Many of the officials working in Central American governments are annoyed at the idea of the information they handle being accessible to...