Daily Podcast: The Conners, Dear White People, Sinemia, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, The Terror, Disneyland, and More

On the June 22, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest news, including The Conners, The Terror season 2, Sinemia, Point Blank, Dear White People, The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, and Disneyland’s dynamic pricing. You can subscribe […]

CNN, MSNBC look away as Trump hosts families of victims killed by illegal immigrants

President Donald Trump hosted families who lost loved ones to crimes committed by illegal immigrants. CNN and MSNBC cut their coverage of the White House event shortly after Trump accused the media of ‘overlooking’ the families. Trump hosted 14 members of “Angel Families” at the White House on Friday. Some of them held up photos […]

‘Just shot that boy for running’: 17yo unarmed black teen fleeing police killed by officer

The fatal shooting of 17-year-old black teenager Antwon Rose by police has sparked protests in East Pittsburgh. An officer is said to have shot Rose, who was unarmed at the moment, three times to stop him from fleeing. The fatal incident took place on Tuesday evening, when an officer pulled over a vehicle that matched […]

Families demand justice for hundreds killed by ‘Dr Death’

THE families of hundreds of elderly hospital patients needlessly given high doses of powerful painkillers that cut short their lives last night demanded those responsible be taken to court. Some 456 patients died at Gosport War Memorial Hospital in Hampshire after they were given cocktails of opioids for no medical reason.

Idaho family sues govt after misplaced cyanide-trap killed dog, injured son

A US family in Idaho has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, demanding $ 150,000 in compensation after a poisonous trap planted by Department of Agriculture killed their dog and left their son suffering from headaches. Read more The scent-baited trap called an M-44 doused Canyon Mansfield, then 14, and his three-year-old Labrador Casey, […]

Terry Gilliam Flies Too Close to the Sun, Loses Rights to ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote‘s curse has struck again. After Terry Gilliam had seemingly won a decades-long battle against God and the universe with the film’s triumphant screening at Cannes last month, the embattled director has been dealt yet another blow. Despite a Paris court ruling in his favor prior to the Cannes screening, Gilliam […]

9yo girl, elderly man killed as 6.1 quake strikes Japan

At least three people have been confirmed killed and more casualties are feared, after a magnitude 6.1 earthquake hit north of Osaka Prefecture in western Japan, local media report. An 80-year-old man and a young 9yo girl were killed in Japan, crushed by collapsing walls, public broadcaster NHK reported. Several others are reported in a state […]

8 killed as violence fractures Nicaragua ceasefire

At least eight people have been killed in Nicaragua after violent clashes between authorities and demonstrators resumed just hours after peace talks. Outrage at President Daniel Ortega’s decision to slash pensions has sparked vicious confrontations between police and protesters since April. Despite an agreement earlier this week to discuss reforms, gunshots were heard in the […]

11 killed as drunken captain crashes twin-hull boat into barge on Volga River (VIDEO)

The captain, who crashed his twin-hull boat into a barge on the Volga River, was drunk at the time of the deadly accident, Russia’s Investigative Committee said. The man and ten of his passengers died in the crash. The incident happened late on Monday, with a barge crushing into a twin-hull boat near the river […]