American Graffiti actor Bo Hopkins dies of heart attack aged 80

American Graffiti actor Bo Hopkins dies of heart attack aged 80

Character actor Bo Hopkins, who appeared in George Lucas’ American Graffiti and the Oscar-winning hit Midnight Express, has died at age 80. Hopkins died at Valley Presbyterian Hospital in Van Nuys after suffering a heart attack. His death was confirmed on his official website, Variety reported. ‘It is with great sadness that we announce that … Read more

‘Triangle of Sadness’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Fest

‘Triangle of Sadness’ wins Palme d’Or at Cannes Film Fest

CANNES, France (AP) — Swedish director Ruben Ostlund’s class warfare comedy “Triangle of Sadness” won the Palme d’Or at the 75th Cannes Film Festival on Saturday, giving Ostlund one of cinema’s most prestigious prizes for the second time. Ostlund, whose art-world send-up “The Square” took the Palme in 2017, pulled off the rare feat of … Read more

Star Wars Celebration Anaheim: How to Watch, What’s Happened and What to Expect

Star Wars Celebration Anaheim: How to Watch, What’s Happened and What to Expect

“There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?” Fans of a galaxy far, far away gathered in California for Star Wars Celebration Anaheim. It’s the first such convention since 2019’s Celebration Chicago, and will undoubtedly bring an array of announcements about upcoming Disney Plus showsvideo games and merchandise. Celebration Anaheim runs from Thursday, May … Read more

Star Wars Prequel ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Is Masterfully Guided by Ewan McGregor

Star Wars Prequel ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Is Masterfully Guided by Ewan McGregor

Time may not heal all wounds, but it does sometimes allow one to overlook the bad in favor of the good. That’s certainly been the case with George Lucas’ Star Wars prequels, whose many shortcomings (The dialogue! The wooden acting! Jar Jar!) were rightfully ridiculed at the time, and yet now seem amusingly quaint and … Read more