Search Results for Tag: Hollywood
Questions have been asked time and again about the real person behind the myth that was Marilyn Monroe. A new exhibition gives fresh insight into the blonde bombshell’s private life.
Date26.12.2018 | 14:53
TagsArthur Miller, Hollywood, hypocrisy, Marilyn Monroe, Myth and Muse, puritanism, sex appeal, sex icon
Asia Argento is said to have compelled a minor to having sexual relations. Do the newest revelations damage #MeToo? Not if the movement can correct a mistake from its earliest days, says DW’s Torsten Landsberg.
Date22.08.2018 | 14:14
In 1946, a French engineer came up with a scandalous new piece of clothing for women: the bikini, strips of cloth that revealed more than they hid on the beach and in the pool.
Date03.07.2018 | 13:27
Tagsbikini, France, Hollywood, James Bond, Micheline Bernardini, Pierce Brosnan, tanga, Ursula Andress, women's rights
After decades of misdeeds, the moment of reckoning has finally arrived for disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. In earlier times, he would have gotten away with it – but not anymore, writes DW’s Kate Ferguson.
Date26.05.2018 | 13:39
Tags#MeToo, Alyssa Milano, Ashley Judd, Harvey Weinstein, Hollywood, Me Too, Rose McGowan, sexual abuse, Taylor Swift
The Bible has long inspired films, most of them featuring male leads and mainly male casts. But the latest bucks the trend: the protagonist is neither Jesus nor his apostles but Mary Magdalene, played by Rooney Mara.
Date20.03.2018 | 14:59
TagsBen Hur, Carmen Sevilla, Hollywood, Jeffrey Hunter, Jesus, Joaquin Phoenix, judas, Martin Scorsese, Mary Magdalene, Mel Gibson, Monica Bellucci, Monty Python, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Rooney Mara, The Passion of the Christ, women, women's rights
Director Katja Benrath has been nominated for an Oscar for her award-winning short film, “Watu Wote: All of Us.” She spoke to DW about the universal message of her film, the Me Too movement — and Hollywood’s good side.
Date31.01.2018 | 15:38
This year the 75th Golden Globe Awards took a rather different turn, intentionally steering away from the glitz and glamour of parading women in designer dresses like cattle. This time the stars banded together to speak up against the superficiality, misogyny, and gender bias that prevails in Hollywood. This comes in the wake of the disclosures about Harvey Weinstein’s harassment of female actresses that has since brought down many other powerful male key players in the industry too.
Date16.01.2018 | 9:39
Tags#AskHerMore, #MeToo, Golden Globe Awards, Hollywood, Oprah Winfrey, Sarona Wolter, Sidney Poitier, time's up