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Friday 18 August 2017

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...

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,...

“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 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...

Oblivion (2013 film)

Oblivion is a 2013 science fiction film co-written, produced and directed by Joseph Kosinski and based on his...

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...

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....

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...

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...

Theartes At Plaza Cariari Re-Opened This Weekend

COSTA RICA EXTRA -- Those who enjoy going to the movies have a new option starting this weekend,...

Costa Rica Film Gaining Fame for Actor

The Costa Rican film "Por la plumas" continues to gain prizes at festivals and rave reviews and no...

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...

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 To Debut At Toronto Film Festival

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

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...

Get the Gringo

Get the Gringo, written by and starring Mel Gibson, is perhaps the best movie ever made to miss...

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,...

Costa Rican Filmmaker is Getting International Attention

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

Antonio Banderas Says “Los 33” Will Reflect on Value of Humanity

(TODAY COLOMBIA) Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who will star in the movie “Los 33” about the miners who...

“El Emigrante” Makes Costa Rica Debut

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

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...

Could ‘Skyfall’ Be James Bond’s First Real Shot at the Best-Picture Oscar?

For fans of the Bond canon (and I count myself one), the stakes for the newest installment, Skyfall,...

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...

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...

‘Man of Steel’ Opens TODAY on Planet Costa Rica

At theatres across San José the 'Man of Steel', the New Superma movie, makes its debut this Thursday...

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...

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...

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”...

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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Bolivia Inaugurates Construction of its First Electric Railroad

The beginning of construction for Bolivia's first electric train was inaugurated by President Evo Morales on Thursday in a public ceremony that brought together...

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...

Panama’s Convention Centers

Two new projects in Panama and opening in 2018 – seek to attract convention visitors. With 58,000 square meters (624,000 square feet), Panama’s planned Amador...

Morales: Trump, KKK Promoter, Can’t Lecture Latin America

Bolivia's President Evo Morales says the U.S. President Donald Trump “cannot teach democracy and freedom to Latin America because he promotes the racism and...

“El Carretero De Chepe”

Don Romualdo, who is 78 years old, every day he takes to the streets, wheeling his cart (carretica) from the Mercado Bourbon, in the...

Government Threatens Local Businesses With Fines For Links Uber

Q COSTA RICA - Restaurants and hotels expose themselves to sanctions and administrative procedures per campaign of royalties and discounts of Mother's Day Entrepreneurs express...

Two Costa Ricans Suffered “Minor Injuries” In the Barcelona ‘Terrorist’ Attack

Q COSTA RICA - Two young Costa Rican women (Ticas), studying in Barcelona, Spain, were "injured" in the terrorist attack that shook Barcelona Thursday...

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Man Killed In Monday Morning Shootout in Escazu Was Wanted In Canada

Q COSTA RICA - It was 7:20am, two men outside the Mountview private school in Guachipelin de Escazu, dressed in tracksuits are exercising, two...

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...

Argentina: 128-Year-Old Man Claims He’s Hitler

Q JOURNAL - An allegedly 128-year-old man in Salta, Argentina has announced he is in fact former Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, and has spent...

Four Years Later, China-Backed Nicaragua Canal Is Paralyzed Or About To Die

TODAY NICARAGUA - The Nicaragua Interoceanic Canal project is either paralyzed, or nonexistent. In June 2013, the Nicaraguan National Assembly passed Law 840, which authorized...

OIJ Arrest Suspect Who Made Threats Against Ariana Grande Concert In Costa Rica Tonight

A 22-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning in Tibás, as a suspect in a "threat of attack" at the concert that Ariana Grande will...

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