Twitter index: ’50 Shades of Grey’ film cast revealed

Twitter index: ’50 Shades of Grey’ film cast revealed

(Relaxnews) – On Tuesday, September 3, Twitter users are buzzing about the casting announcements for the movie adaptation of E.L. James’s erotic novel “Fifty Shades Of Grey.” The author took to Twitter to finally reveal the cast for the lead roles in the movie adaptation of her racy novel. The lead female role of Anastasia Steele will […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Trailer: Seth Rogen declares war on Zac Efron in ‘Neighbors’

Trailer: Seth Rogen declares war on Zac Efron in ‘Neighbors’

(Relaxnews) – Rose Byrne, Dave Franco and Christopher Mintz-Plasse are among the credited actors in this upcoming film, previously known under the working title of “Townies.” A new red band trailer, premiered exclusively by MTV, offers a first look at this quirky comedy about an overblown feud between neighbors. A young husband and wife, played […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Britain’s ‘yummy mummies’ ready for back-to-school Botox

Britain’s ‘yummy mummies’ ready for back-to-school Botox

(Relaxnews) – As children go back to school, more moms are heading out for anti-aging treatments in the UK, with one in five mothers saying that they feel pressured to look good on the daily school run, according to a report. British cosmetic surgery clinics The Harley Medical Group say that they have seen an […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style ·
Video: Emily Browning fears for her life in ‘Plush’

Video: Emily Browning fears for her life in ‘Plush’

(Relaxnews) – American filmmaker Catherine Hardwicke is back with an erotic thriller set to an electronic rock soundtrack. The red band trailer for “Plush,” released through Yahoo!Movies, presents visual and musical contrasts that create an intense, troubling and sultry atmosphere. Australian actress Emily Browning plays a young r ock star whose career has taken a nosedive. […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
The best hotels in Europe are found in Turkey

The best hotels in Europe are found in Turkey

(Relaxnews) – A luxury hotel in Turkey which once housed sultans from the Ottoman empire has knocked Parisian landmark Hotel Le Bristol from its perch to be named the best hotel in Europe. The Ciragan Palace Kempinski Istanbul was named the leading hotel in Europe in Antalya, Turkey at the World Travel Awards Europe last week, a gala […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, Videos ·
‘Butler’ regains top spot in N. American box office

‘Butler’ regains top spot in N. American box office

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” regained the top slot at the North American box office over the US holiday weekend, according to preliminary figures released by an industry group. The film about the civil rights era as seen through the eyes of a black White House servant played by Forest Whitaker had […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Papal biopic in the works: Variety

Papal biopic in the works: Variety

(LOS ANGELES, California-AFP) – A film about the life of Pope Francis, the first pontiff from the Americas, is in the pipeline in his native Argentina, Variety reported Monday. The film, to be entitled “Historia de un cura” (“A priest’s tale”), will be directed by Alejandro Agresti and star Rodrigo de la Serna as the […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, International Stars ·
Acer launches world’s first 4K smartphone

Acer launches world’s first 4K smartphone

(Relaxnews) – With three days to go until the start of this year’s IFA consumer electronics show, the Taiwanese company gets the jump on its rivals by unveiling what is currently the only handset that can record footage in ultra-high definition. The Liquid S2 is much more than just a video camera disguised as a […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Home & Garden, Science & Technology ·
L’Enclume named best restaurant in the UK

L’Enclume named best restaurant in the UK

(Relaxnews) – Chef Simon Rogan’s farm-to-table restaurant L’Enclume set in a medieval village in the bucolic English countryside has been named the best restaurant in the UK. Editors of “The Good Food Guide” gave the restaurant in The Lake District’s Cartmel top honors in the 2014 edition of the restaurant review guide for using fresh, seasonal and […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Books, Destinations, Environment, Food & Dining, Home & Garden, Online, Videos ·
Back to school: keep kids alert with nutritious snacks

Back to school: keep kids alert with nutritious snacks

(Relaxnews) – While kids need snacks to help fuel their brains in the classroom, some choices are clearly better than others. Not only are bags of chips, cookies, and soda contributing to the obesity epidemic in youngsters around the globe, these foods are high in fat, sugar, and calories and can lead to bouts of […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Home & Garden ·
Euro zone remains a source of confusion for UK travelers

Euro zone remains a source of confusion for UK travelers

(Relaxnews) – Not all of the European Union’s 28 member states have adopted the common currency, making things a little more complicated for tourists traveling to the continent. One in ten Britons admits to having exchanged their pounds sterling for the wrong currency before a trip to a European destination, a new study from International […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Destinations, Home & Garden, World News ·
JJ Abrams to recreate the robots of ‘Westworld’ for HBO

JJ Abrams to recreate the robots of ‘Westworld’ for HBO

(Relaxnews) – The director of “Star Wars VII” is working on an adaptation of a 1973 science fiction film directed by Michael Crichton. In his first collaboration with HBO, JJ Abrams will provide a modern take on Michael Crichton’s “Westworld.” The original film is set in a futuristic theme park, where a cast of androids […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Charlie Hunnam, Dakota Johnson named for ’50 Shades’ film

Charlie Hunnam, Dakota Johnson named for ’50 Shades’ film

(LONDON-AFP) – The film version of erotic best-seller “Fifty Shades of Grey” will star British actor Charlie Hunnam as Christian Grey and Dakota Johnson as Anastasia Steele, the book’s author E L James said on Monday. The casting of the movie, to be directed by British filmmaker and artist Sam Taylor-Johnson of “Nowhere Boy” fame, […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Books, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Downton Abbey’: a first look at season 4

‘Downton Abbey’: a first look at season 4

(Relaxnews) – The saga of the Crawley family continues in a new video from ITV, the British channel behind the hit series. The British drama series “Downton Abbey,” which boasts a strong following across the Atlantic, has begun promoting its fourth season. Scheduled to air in the UK this fall, the new season will feature […]

03.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Samsung smartwatch specifications and images leak ahead of Wednesday reveal

Samsung smartwatch specifications and images leak ahead of Wednesday reveal

(Relaxnews) – The official launch may not be until September 4 but, as with so many other Samsung products in recent months, the cat already appears to be out of the bag and images and specification sheets regarding the Samsung Galaxy Gear watch are already spreading across the internet. Although the actual device is expected to be a little more streamlined […]

Phablets a big hit with Asian consumers

Phablets a big hit with Asian consumers

(Relaxnews) – They’re oversized, bulky and discriminate against those with smaller hands or tighter jeans, but according to the latest figures as well as being big physically, they’re also big in terms of popularity in the Asia-Pacific region where Chinese, Korean and Indian consumers can’t get enough of the devices that are too large to […]

02.09.2013 · Filled under: Apps, Online, Science & Technology ·
Sony’s smarter solution for smartphone photography

Sony’s smarter solution for smartphone photography

(Relaxnews) – Sony’s new lens-camera concept could boost the imaging performance of any compatible smartphone and breathe new life into the digital camera market. One of the standout smartphone trends of 2013 has been better and better image-capturing capabilities: from better sensor technology — as deployed by HTC in its flagship One handset — to […]

02.09.2013 · Filled under: Home & Garden, Online, Science & Technology ·
Gareth Bale tops global social media chart: Starcount

Gareth Bale tops global social media chart: Starcount

(Relaxnews) – Footballer Gareth Bale is top of Starcount‘s global social media chart after gaining a massive three million new likes on his Facebook page over the period August 26-September 1. Elsewhere on the charts Lady Gaga moves up to second position following her performance at London’s iTunes Festival. 01. Gareth Bale The Welsh footballer is […]

One Direction takes top spot at the global box office

One Direction takes top spot at the global box office

(Relaxnews) – “One Direction: This is Us,” a concert documentary featuring the highly successful English-Irish band, dominated the global box office this week, bringing in $31.5M in the period ending September 1, according to data from the research company Rentrak. Currently in cinemas in 54 territories, the feature film on the boy band was particularly […]

02.09.2013 · Filled under: Film, International Stars, Music, Online ·
Dior Homme with Robert Pattinson: the film

Dior Homme with Robert Pattinson: the film

(Relaxnews) – The Romain Gavras-directed video featuring Robert Pattinson for Dior Homme appeared this weekend. The minute-long video, which was released on September 1, has already clocked up over 50,000 Facebook likes. Soundtracked by Led Zeppelin’s 1969 rock ‘n’ roll hit “Whole Lotta Love,” the advert is the first from the French brand to feature the […]

02.09.2013 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·