Gone is the "chiquilla" (young girl) from Barva de Heredia who had the entire country behind her in 2008 for her participation in Latin American Idol On the show she ended as the runner-up, losing to Margarita Henríquez. Her debut album, "María José", was released on November 25, 2008. The...
It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids in RIO 2, after they're hurtled from that magical city to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all...
Whether you like it or not, a new Blade Runner is coming, as Ridley Scott's 1982 sci-fi classic gets a follow-up. Blade Runner 2049, thirty years after the events of the first film, is about a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling), who unearths a long-buried secret that...
Surviving Jack is the story of a man becoming a father to his son who becomes a man, in the '90s, when you couldn't Google it for advice. Surviving Jack is an new American television series coming to television screens in Costa Rica this week, debuting on Warner on April...
As FXX’s animated original masterpiece Archer approaches its ninth overall season, it seems necessary to look back at one of the show’s best episodes. While the adult comedy series has featured a number of guest voice-overs, Season 4 Episode 7 featuring renowned chef Anthony Bourdain can easily be ranked in...
Why we love to let ‘Mad Men’ drive us mad. The final season of the most provocative, elegant and intense drama series on TV is here. Don Draper, Peggy Olson and the colleagues from Sterling, Cooper & Partners come back to bring closure to their outstanding stories full of...
(CONFIDENTIAL) "Politics makes strange bedfellows", is the famous quote by Charles Dudley Warner, defined as to bring together people who otherwise have little in common. And what in common does HilLary Clinton have with Madonna and Katy Perry? Nothing, probably, except that the latter two are taking their clothes off...
Legendary Beatle Paul McCartney did a quick "in" Costa Rica, arriving later Saturday on a private plate at the Daniel Oduber aiport in Liberia. The former Beatle, accompanied by his wife, Nancy McCartney and entourage, was in Costa Rica only for a few hours, leaving Sunday at noon. Ecuador's El Comercio...
Wonder Woman embodies the male fantasy of warrior women. Variety.com Christian-Georges Schwentzel, Université de Lorraine When the film Wonder Woman is released in early June, it will surely join the blockbuster ranks of other recent comic book-inspired film franchises, including Batman, Superman, Spiderman, and X-Men. But that’s not just because it features...
Noah is the 2014 American epic biblically-inspired fantasy film directed by Darren Aronofsky, written by Aronofsky and Ari Handel, and loosely based on the story of Noah's Ark. The film stars Russell Crowe as Noah along with Jennifer Connelly, Ray Winstone, Emma Watson, Logan Lerman, Anthony Hopkins, and Douglas...
Selena is making all sorts of headlines thanks to a sexy new GQ photoshoot and feature that will hit newsstands on Thursday. Titled "Meet Selena F#%cking Gomez" the pics speak for themselves, but the actress let loose in an interview with the magazine, speaking frankly about her life as...
COSTA RICA CONFIDENTIAL - Jimena Franco's dream, now 40, of one day becoming actress has been fulfilled, and, in addition, won the best actress award at the Festival Internacional de Cine de Guayaquil 2017 (Guayaquil International Film Festival 2017) for the lead role in the movie "Abrázame como antes"...
COSTA RICA EXTRA — Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas turns 98 next week, but reports of his death began circulating online over the weekend after People magazine accidentally posted his obit on the magazine’s website. “DO NOT PUB Kirk Douglas Dies” the headline read. “Kirk Douglas, one of the few genuine box-office...
It’s been a busy – and controversial – year for Wonder Woman. In October 2016, the United Nations made a curious appointment: Wonder Woman would be the global organisation’s new Ambassador for Women’s Empowerment, aligned with the launch of a new campaign to fuel Sustainable Development Goal number five, which...
(CONFIDENTIAL) Carolina Rodríguez was crowned the new Miss Costa Rica 2016 on Friday night, at the beauty pageant held at the National Auditorium of the Museo de Los Niños in San Jose. Choosing the winner had a moment of tension after a tie in the question and answers round. A...