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March 27, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

Horror films about demonic possession have become fairly routine, with CGI-filled climaxes set to over-the top sound effects. The makers of The Witch turned it back a notch. The tale is set […]

Film review: The Divergent Series: Allegiant

March 10, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

If you haven’t followed the Divergent series, it is best to start at the beginning. This third installment, awkwardly called The Divergent Series: ...

Film review: Brooklyn

February 26, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

By the 1950s, the waves of Irish immigrants to the US had slowed a bit from what it had been in the late 1800s, but there was still a steady [… ...

Visegrád Group calls for fast action to secure EU border

February 16, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

How to handle the refugee crisis and in particular the Western Balkan route used by refugees entering Europe through Greece was the topic of the secon ...

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    Czech Pirate Party being prosecuted over web links
    January 24, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    The police are pursuing charges against the Czech Pirate Party because of its operation of a website that has weblinks to copyrighted television shows, the Pirates said in a press […]

  • Czech president Zeman claims his views are vindicated
    January 13, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Czech President Miloš Zeman claims that the New Year’s Eve attacks against women vindicate his negative point of view on refugees coming to Europe, according to his spokesman Jiří Ovčáček. […]

  • Film review: The Big Short
    January 9, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Most people have some idea about the financial crisis that hit in 2007, seemingly taking everyone by surprise. The broad plot of The Big Short then is not a surprise. […]

  • Czech prime minister’s e-mails hacked
    January 6, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    About 80 e-mails were stolen from Czech Republic Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka’s account, according to server Lidovky.cz. The messages were posted on an extremist white power website that opposed refugees and […]

  • Pending Polish media law draws criticism
    January 4, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Pending changes to the media law that has passed the lower house in Poland’s parliament on December 30 has been criticised by international and Polish watchdogs for potentially politicising the […]

  • Film Review: Sleeping with Other People
    December 17, 2015, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    You need two basic ingredients for a romantic comedy: romance and comedy. Sleeping With Other People was very little of either, and not that much “sleeping” either — except if […]