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AMC Theatres May Never Recover and Shut Down for Good

Movie theaters have been shut down for weeks due to the world's current state of affairs, and some might not be able to open their doors again..

Entertainment | Entertainment

The 5 kinds of sci-fi space travel, ranked by realism

Science fiction is full of ships that can zip around the cosmos. Only some are even loosely based on actual science.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel April 5 2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel April 5 2020 The highlights include: Major advances in Israeli coronavirus testing and treatment solutions Bio-filter sticker gives extra protection to surgical masks. Israelis have donated millions to combat co

Music | Music

Remembering Bill Withers With 5 Great Live Performances | Pitchfork

These concert clips show the late singer-songwriter’s complete mastery

Entertainment | HBO

HBO Is Offering 500 Hours of Free Content | Mental Floss

The premium channel has unlocked shows like 'Barry' and 'Veep' as well as movies like 'Happy Feet Two' to help viewers in isolation.

Entertainment | Entertainment

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Release Pushed Back To Christmas Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Americans will just have to wait an extra six months before they can watch Tom Cruise jet across the skies in “Top Gun: Maverick,” the sequel to the 1986 hit movie that transformed the actor into a movie star. “Paramount is pushing back

Entertainment | Entertainment

The 50 most important American independent movies

The films on this list broke new ground, created genres, or introduced important new artistic voices.

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

Star Trek: Why Didn't Data Get a New Body Like Picard?

Last week, the first season of Star Trek: Picard on CBS All Access came to an end. The finale episode gave Picard a new lease on life by providing him with an android 'golem' body. At the same time, it said goodbye to Data, and this time it seems to be fo

Entertainment | The Hometown

Iconic L.A. Movies to Stream While You're Stuck Inside Missing L.A.

See the city without breaking your coronavirus self-quarantine

Entertainment | Entertainment

The 15 best British shows of all time (and where to stream them)

From fourth-wall-breaking comedies to police procedurals, GamesRadar+ ranks the best British shows

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

20 sci-fi movies and TV shows to binge watch on Netflix right now

Who'd have thought we'd ever be confined to watching television for days on end? Since that's the case and there's an awful lot of TV to choose from, we bring you a round-up of the very sci-fi that currently available to watch on Netflix

Entertainment | Entertainment!

The Office Planned to Break Up Jim and Pam in the Final Season—Then (Smartly) Thought Better of It

Jim Halpert and Pam Beesly's relationship in 'The Office' was truly a romance for the ages. But had the show's writers followed John Krasinski's lead, the Halperts may not have gotten a happily ever after.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Top 10 Mid Century Modern Movies and Television Shows For #QuarantineLife

While you have a little free time on your hands, check out a mid century movie or television show that expxertly captures the iconic design style!

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

You can watch 'Star Trek: Picard' for free right now thanks to Patrick Stewart

"Star Trek: Picard" is warping toward an epic season one finale on Thursday (March 26) and if you're in the U.S. and not watching yet, series star Sir Patrick Stewart wants you to "make it so."

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

Your Star Trek Pandemic-Themed Watch List

It seems like everyone is looking for things to relate to and, just as importantly, things to watch as we enter our new normal of social-distancing in our homes. Luckily, Star Trek serves to accomplish both of these goals! Here are 10 episodes that took S

Entertainment | Celebrities!

Tom Hanks Gives Major Update Following Coronavirus Diagnosis 2 Weeks After First Symptoms

Tom Hanks shared some good news on Twitter late Sunday, two weeks after he and Rita Wilson were diagnosed with the coronavirus. Hanks said the two 'feel better' and offered some inspiring words for his fans around the world. The couple were diagnosed with

Entertainment | Television

Jimmy Fallon to Continue Doing Self-Isolation Monologues From Home

Jimmy Fallon will continue to do monologues for The Tonight Show at his home amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Entertainment | Streaming

12 Shows You Should Stream If You Like Westworld

There are a lot of TV viewers out there who love Westworld. And they're likely looking for another show like it. Here are 12 shows available for streaming that you might also enjoy!

Entertainment | Streaming

Sling is offering a bunch of TV and movies for free right now, no signup required

To help fight stay-at-home boredom, Sling TV has just launched a new "Stay in & Sling" promotion. It's a derpy name, but it means you can binge watch

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

'Friends' Reunion Special Delayed at HBO Max | Hollywood Reporter

HBO Max's eagerly anticipated 'Friends' reunion special is being delayed amid the global coronavirus pandemic.

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BroadwayHD Is Letting You Watch Your Favorite Musicals For Free — For a Limited Time

BroadwayHD, a streaming service for theater fans started in 2015, has long been bringing Broadway performances to people’s living rooms. As the company explained in a statement, “BroadwayHD was created with the goal of making high-quality theater accessib

Entertainment | Entertainment

The Best Shows on Amazon Prime — and Original Movies, Too!

Season 1 of "ZeroZeroZero," starring Gabriel Byrne and Dane DeHaan, has just been added to our list of 69 Amazon Prime Video original series and movies with Fresh ratings that you can stream now. Also included: "Fleabag," "The Boys," "The Marvelous Mrs. M

Entertainment | Celebrities!

Betty White Breaks Her Silence Amid Fan Concern for Her Due to Coronavirus Outbreak

As the coronavirus began a rapid spread in the United States this week, people on Twitter began sharing their concern for their favorite older celebrities, as the virus is most dangerous for those who are elderly or have underlying health conditions. This

Entertainment | Entertainment

Staying in? 40 Movies on Netflix to Stream Tonight

We ranked the 40 best movies on Netflix right now, from classics like Taxi Driver to the latest hits like Russian Doll

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How to be Entertained While Staying Indoors in Bartlesville?

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Local Cable Deals

Is AT&T bundle a good deal?

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Can you guess the 1970s show based on one freeze frame?

We give you one shot to complete this quiz.

Entertainment | Entertainment

7 Things That Don’t Make Sense About Die Hard

I begrudgingly have to admit that, while it is widely considered the finest film in the action genre, Die Hard is not perfect. The 1988 box office smash, which had explosive results for Bruce Willis’ career...

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

We Learn Devastating Truths in Our Exclusive Sneak Peek of the Next Star Trek: Picard

Get a sneak peek of 'Broken Pieces,' this week's episode of Star Trek: Picard, in which Picard (Sir Patrick Stewart) realizes just how far many will go to preserve secrets stretching back generations.

Entertainment | Netflix

100 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now!

The best movies on Netflix include Pulp Fiction, Raging Bull, Black Panther, Roma, The Irishman, and many more. We list the 100 best films on the streaming service.

Science & Technology | Tech

Google’s next streaming player will reportedly run Android TV and come with a remote - The Verge

After years of pushing Chromecast into living rooms, Google is reportedly going to switch gears and focus on Android TV in 2020 with a new device that comes with a remote control.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

16 fun facts about 'Knives Out,' one of the best movies of 2019

From creating covers for Harlan Thrombey's books to changing lines to keep the film family-friendly, there's a lot to know about Rian Johnson's movie.

History | Historic Los Angeles

How Tarantino's Team Turned LA Back 50 Years For 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'

A tour around the city with location manager Rich Schuler and production designer Barbara Ling

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Watch Daniel Craig's Hilarious 'No Time to Die' Parody on SNL

Daniel Craig's poked fun at his upcoming James Bond film 'No Time to Die' on last night's episode of Saturday Night Live. Watch the skit here.

Entertainment | Mad Men

'Mad Men' fans can peek inside Don Draper's apartment with this 3D re-creation

WeWork's Head of Visualization brings to life one of TV's most popular interiors.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

The Bachelor Ending Still Hasn’t Been Spoiled. So What’s Going to Happen?

The ending to Peter Weber’s Bachelor season still hasn’t been spoiled. Here are all of the theories about what happens with him, Hannah Ann Sluss, and Madison Prewett.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

5 Things That Don't Make Sense About Billy Madison

Straight up, I’ve seen Billy Madison at least 50 times since I was first introduced to Adam Sandler’s lovable man-child at a friend’s house in the second grade.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel March 1, 2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel March 1, 2020 The coronavirus is currently one of the top “bad news” stories, but Israel is busy countering it – there are seven relevant articles in this week’s positive Israel newslette

Science & Technology | Tech

Inside the Seething Boardroom Drama That Poisoned HQ Trivia

The app was America’s favorite gameshow until a toxic culture and co-founder feuding drove it off the air. Now, the CEO wants to bring it back.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

The Invisible Man Review: We Finally Have A Great New Universal Classic Monsters Movie

At the heart of what makes The Invisible Man work as well as it does is an ingenious approach to the specific terror that the monster can inspire...

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

Is Star Trek: Picard’s halftime course change a problem for the series?

As the 10-episode first season of Star Trek: Picard hits its halfway point, two Polygon staffers assess the series so far, and argue about whether the sillier diversionary episode "Stardust City Rag" is a fun sideline, or a big problem for the series’ dir

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The Friends Reunion Is Officially a Go at HBO Max!

HBO Max is officially releasing a Friends cast reunion special, starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Matthew Perry, and Matt LeBlanc

Entertainment | Entertainment

The Knives Out Sequel Won’t Young Indiana Jones Daniel Craig

Daniel Craig’s Character Won’t Be Young Indiana Jones-ed in the Knives Out Sequel. “This’ll be just like what Agatha Christie did,” says writer-director Rian Johnson.

Entertainment | Entertainment

The New Westworld Season 3 Trailer Sets Up an Epic Showdown

When season two of Westworld ended back in April 2018, it felt like season three would never come. The year 2020 felt so far away. Well, that time has finally passed and Westworld season three is coming—with a brand-new trailer that hammers the point home

Entertainment | Netflix

Netflix will release 55 new original movies and TV shows in March – here’s the full list

It’s so fantastic that we now live in a day and age when Netflix can release 40 new original movies, TV shows, and specials over the course of a month — and that month is considered by fans t…

Entertainment | Entertainment

John Krasinski Tells Us Why He Would 'Absolutely Love to Do' An Office Reunion

A Quiet Place director and actor John Krasinski tells us why he would love to do a reunion of 'The Office' and how he'll always be known as Jim Halpert.

Entertainment | Entertainment!

What Happens During Jeopardy! Commercial Breaks? | Mental Floss

While 'Jeopardy!' fans are at home wishing the commercial break was over so they can get back to the trivia action, the contestants are preparing for the next stage of the game.

Entertainment | Television

Sling TV: The best budget live TV streaming service

Sling TV offers cord-cutters a wealth of live cable TV channels and plenty of add-on options for an affordable price.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Feb. 16, 2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Feb. 16, 2020 This week’s newsletter is full of examples of Israeli individuals and innovations going above and beyond what previously was imaginable. Controlling a single cell, decoding brain signals and

Entertainment | Entertainment

We Didn’t Need the High Fidelity TV Show

The new Hulu reboot starring Zoë Kravitz can’t negate the insufferable masculinity of the book and movie.

Entertainment | Streaming

Apple TV+ Plus Guide: Here's all the Apple TV shows and movies available now

Apple TV+ is Apple's new streaming service for original TV shows and movies. Here's the entire TV guide, everything you can watch for your $4.99 per month subscription. New Apple originals are added every month.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

'The Batman': First Official Look at Robert Pattinson as The Dark Knight

WarnerMedia has revealed the first official look of Robert Pattinson as the Dark Knight in the upcoming film "The Batman" from Matt Reeves.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Here's What Ford v. Ferrari Left Out, As Told By The 1966 Le Mans Winner Himself

If you’ve sat down to watch Ford v. Ferrari any time recently, you might be inclined to think that you are now a master of—at least—the basics of what went on during the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. But you definitely didn’t get the whole story—and Chris Amo

Entertainment | Entertainment

Survivor: Winners at War new cast photo gallery | EW.com

Check out the new photos of the 20 champions returning to compete for 2 million dollars

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Oscars 2020 live updates: Complete coverage of the 92nd Academy Awards

Live coverage of the 92nd Academy Awards, from winners to red carpet to best and worst moments. The show airs Sunday, Feb. 9, at 8 p.m. on ABC.

Entertainment | Movies & Television

That Time When Johnny Cash and Kirk Douglas Had 'A Gunfight'

As the 1960s dawned, Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas became a screen legend with a single role, in the historical epic Spartacus. At around the same time, Johnny Cash, a larger-than-life country-music star, would make an inauspicious big-screen debut in Five Minutes to Live, with results that would suggest he was a much more effective singer than actor.

Entertainment | Entertainment

One of John Krasinski’s ‘perfect’ cold opens in ‘The Office’ was accidental

'The Office' co-stars Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey revealed that one of John Krasinski's greatest cold opens was an accident.

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

The Toughest Star Trek Trivia Questions in the Known Universe

With the launch of the CBS All Access series Star Trek: Picard, starring Patrick Stewart, the Star Trek universe has expanded--and upped the game for those who aspire to know all things Starfleet.

Series after series, movie after movie, short after short

Entertainment | Entertainment

Nicolas Cage film about Nicolas Cage gets 2021 release date

A release date has been announced for a new film starring Nicholas Cage, in which the actor stars as a fictionalised version of himself. 

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Disney spot teases 'Loki', 'WandaVision', 'Falcon and Winter Soldier'

Marvel unveiled the first official looks at three Disney series in a Super Bowl spot: 'Loki', 'WandaVision', 'Falcon and Winter Soldier'

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Feb. 2, 2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Feb. 2, 2020 Israel is essential for maintaining the safety and smooth-running of governments, world economies, global health systems, multinationals and more. This week’s newsletter includes recent news o

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

Star Trek: Picard Pilot Is Available Free on YouTube and Pluto TV | Digital Trends

For a limited time, CBS has made the pilot episode of its new series, Star Trek: Picard, free to watch on YouTube. The series is part of CBS All Access, the streaming video service of ViacomCBS.

Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

If These 10 Easy Clues Don’t Convince You to Take Jeopardy!’s Online Test, Then, Well, Your Loss

Jeopardy is currently conducting online tests to be a contestant on the show. If you want to follow in the footsteps of Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter, or James Holzhauer, here’s what you should know about the test.

Entertainment | Movies

Oscars 2020: 20 Nominated Movies You Can Stream Right Now | WIRED

You have just a few short days until the Academy Awards. Here's what you can catch up on from the comfort of your couch.

Music | Music

Here Are the 2020 Grammy Award Winners

Here’s the full list of Grammy winners – the musicians who took home a trophy at the 2020 Grammy Awards, hosted by Alicia Keys.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

How 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' Reflects a "Changing Time" in Industry | Hollywood Reporter

Quentin  Tarantino's ninth feature has the director's trademark revisionist history and irreverent violence — but it's also his most emotional and personal film yet.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Hey, let's not do this: Bambi is the next film slated for a "live action" Disney remake

Today in Christ, They’re Really Never Going To Stop Now, Are They? News: Disney has announced that it’s beginning development on a live-action* remake of its beloved 1942 animated film Bambi. Per Variety, the studio has tapped Geneva Robertson-Dworet

Entertainment | Entertainment

Planters announces Mr. Peanut dead at 104 after heroic act

On Wednesday, in what was likely a pre-Super Bowl commercial stunt, Planters announced that their 104-year-old "spokesnut" Mr. Peanut will no longer represent the brand following the mascot's sudden passing. 

Entertainment | Entertainment

When Star Trek: The Next Generation Was Bad, It Was Truly Horrendous

There aren’t just a lot of candidates for the worst episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation, I would contend there are a lot of worst episodes, period. It’s amazing how much terrible content this show produced while simultaneously reviving the beloved f

Entertainment | Podcasts

Best New True Crime Podcasts So Far in 2020

The true crime podcast wave is showing no signs of slowing down, and 2020 has already brought us some seriously chilling new shows. If you're a true crime nut, you're going to love these new podcasts.

Music | Music

Patti Smith Acted Like a Jerk to Bob Dylan When He Saw Her Band for the First Time

Patti Smith shares how her bad reputation kept Johnny Carson from interviewing her on The Tonight Show and reminisces about the first time Bob Dylan came to ...

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 19, 2020

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Jan. 19, 2020 The earth-shattering Israeli innovations and activities in this week’s newsletter are again making a global impact. The US and UK have adopted new Israeli medical devices and have invited doz

Entertainment | Netflix

You Have 9 New Netflix Treats To Binge This Weekend — Here’s What’s Worth Watching

Netflix is packed with new premieres this week, from Sex Education and Grade and Frankie to the Aaron Hernandez docuseries. What should you binge first?

Entertainment | Entertainment

James Bond 'can be of any color, but he is male,' says longtime franchise producer

The next 007 won't be a woman, according to the franchise's longtime producer. 

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

There’s a brilliant way for Iron Man to return to the Avengers without ruining ‘Endgame’

One of the reasons Avengers: Endgame is so much better than most superhero movies is the way the movie ends. Not all the good guys get to live after beating the bad guys, and the world isn’t necessarily in better shape now that 3.5 billion dead souls came

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

How to Stream All of the 2020 Oscar-Nominated Movies

Film fans who want to find out what all the hype is about can stream this year's slate of Oscar nominees by using our handy dandy streaming guide

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Social Climbers Charts: Ricky Gervais Goes No. 1 With Golden Globes Gig | Hollywood Reporter

The 2020 Golden Globe Awards spur multiple gains on The Hollywood Reporter's Social Climbers charts, most of all for the night's host, Ricky Gervais, who vaults to No. 1 on the Top Actors tally dated Jan. 15.

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

Here's How Star Trek: Picard Fits Into The Fractured Franchise Timeline

Patrick Stewart and showrunner Alex Kurtzman delve into the details of Jean-Luc Picard's new life, the destruction of Romulus, and Picard's dog in Star Trek: Picard.

Entertainment | Entertainment

'Wheel of Fortune' Fans Have Thoughts After Pat Sajak's Nonchalant Reaction to Future Replacement Question

Pat Sajak has been a staple on Wheel of Fortune for decades. But, when he does ultimately retire, who will be the one to take his place as the host of the program? According to the host, it doesn't really matter to him. While he didn't share a firm opinio

Entertainment | What To Watch

Best Movies on Amazon Prime: What to Watch Right Now - Thrillist

'Good Time,' 'Suspiria,' 'You Were Never Really Here,' and more movies streaming on Amazon Prime.

Miscellaneous | Potpourri

Why Ricky Gervais’s Criticism of Hollywood Is So Satisfying | Psychology Today

Ricky Gervais’ message may resonate because he calls out entitlement, self-importance, and moral hypocrisy.

Miscellaneous | Potpourri

The Narcissism and Grandiosity of Celebrities | Psychology Today

Here is a thought: Entertain us at the movies and in concert halls, and leave the science for scientists.

Entertainment | Entertainment

"Jeopardy!" Champ Ken Jennings Got These 7 Clues Wrong — Can You Get Them Right?

"Believe it or not, Texan David Pay has written over 300 alphabetic characters on a single grain of this."

Entertainment | Television

The Jeopardy! Greatest of All Time Tournament Has Turned Into a Dogfight

James Holzhauer changed the game, but Ken Jennings has proved he can play that game, too.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino: I owe my career to 'The Golden Girls'

The classic 1980s sitcom "The Golden Girls" is legendary for the hilarious antics of Blanche, Dorothy, Rose and Sophia. But what about director Quentin Tarantino?

Entertainment | Entertainment

Buck Henry Dead: ‘Graduate’ Writer, ‘Get Smart’ Co-Creator, ‘SNL’ Favorite Was 89

Buck Henry, the screenwriter behind 'The Graduate' and 'What's Up, Doc?' who also co-created Get Smart and was an early 'SNL' favorite, has died.

Entertainment | Entertainment

How Great Was ‘Jeopardy: Greatest of All Time’ in TV Ratings?

“Jeopardy! The Greatest of All Time” did better than great for ABC during Tuesday’s primetime: The multi-night event series premiered to a 2.4 rating in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and 14.367 million total viewers, according to Live Sam

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Survey: Most consumers only willing to pay $20 per month for streaming TV, would prefer ads instead - 9to5Mac

Following the launch of Apple TV+ in November, more streaming services are coming in 2020. A new survey from The Trade Desk, cited by CNBC, says that the majority of consumers in the United States aren’t willing to pay more than $20 per month total on str

Entertainment | Entertainment

'Wheel of Fortune' Fans Gush Over Pat Sajak's Daughter Maggie as Guest Letter-Turner While Vanna White Hosts

Wheel of Fortune introduced viewers to a very special guest on the Jan. 6 episode. Vanna White was once again filling in for Pat Sajak, who had to miss several tapings of the show because he underwent emergency surgery for a blocked intestine. Seeing as t

Entertainment | Entertainment

Ricky Gervais attacks ‘woke’ Hollywood and shreds Apple, Disney and Amazon in savage Golden Globes monologue

It didn’t take long for the notorious pot-stirrer and five-time host to draw gasps at the 77th annual Golden Globes on Sunday.

Miscellaneous | I Like This

You Can Now Buy the Teapot Jim Gave Pam in The Office

Fans of 'The Office' can have their own replica of Jim's adorable gift to Pam, complete with a cassette tape and hot sauce packet.

Music | Music

Carol Kaye, bass player, blasts 'Mrs. Maisel' as 'slander'

Carol Kaye, the 84-year-old "First Lady of Bass" shuns the spotlight and, for most of the decade, interview requests. But she's speaking out now to “set the record straight" about Season 3 of Amazon Prime’s "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel," which features a gu

Entertainment | Netflix

You Have 10 New Netflix Treats. Which Should You Watch For New Year’s?

You're going to end up on the couch at some point during the New Year's holiday. From Spinning Out and Messiah to The Circle, what should you binge ASAP?

Entertainment | Entertainment

Shockingly, Congress passed a law banning one of the cable industry’s most despised practices

It's no secret at this point that Big Cable is a dying industry, hemorrhaging so many paying subscribers and jacking up prices on those poor souls who remain that the industry will have bled itself out of existence if current trends hold true.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 29, 2019

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 29, 2019 Many of the latest Israeli discoveries, innovations and activities can only be described as “miraculous”. They include new molecules that promise cures for Lupus, cancer, age-related di

Entertainment | Entertainment

Why The Twilight Zone's 'The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street' is (sadly) still essential viewing

"On a peaceful suburban street, strange occurrences and mysterious people stoke the residents' paranoia to a disastrous intensity."

Entertainment | Entertainment

'You' on Netflix: Season 2 is full of L.A. cliches. Here's why - Los Angeles Times

Season 2 of 'You,' on Netflix, shifts the action to Los Angeles — and sends up a number of stereotypes about the city along the way.

Miscellaneous | Guy Stuff

The 4 Best Manly, All-American Movies Of 2019

It goes against every liberal piety to portray the hippies as evil, but Quentin Tarantino points out that it spawned a murderous cult in Hollywood.

Entertainment | Entertainment

2019's box office winners and losers

Hollywood officially crowned a new global box office champ in 2019, as "Avengers: Endgame" edged past "Avatar" to become the highest-grossing movie in history. But while there was much joy in the MCU, back in our world there’s evidence

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

The Most Anticipated New TV Shows Of 2020

As we enter a new decade in 2020, there are far too many new series to sift through, both on network television and through streaming services. From dramas to sci-fi, comedy, thrillers, and docuseries, we've carefully selected our favorites that should be

Entertainment | Movies

23 Movies Everyone Will Be Talking About In 2020

There are plenty of indie highlights to get excited for, along with all the blockbuster sequels and live-action remakes your heart desires. Here are 23 movies that should be on your radar in the new year.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 22, 2019

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 22, 2019 The highlights include: Trials of an Israeli treatment for pancreatic cancer have already extended lives. School students brought their teacher back to life with CPR. The UN heard about Israeli equ

Entertainment | Podcasts

The Best Podcasts To Start The New Decade

One of the best ways to use time efficiently is to listen to a smart podcast while you're in transit or while you're waiting. But podcasts are so popular, how do you sort through the plethora of options? This post includes some excellent podcasts to help

Entertainment | Entertainment

‘The Rise of Skywalker’ delivers a messy but satisfying finale to the new Star Wars trilogy

“Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” is the ninth and final film in what Lucasfilm is calling The Skywalker Saga. It’s the end of the story — that’s both its greatest asset and its heaviest burden. Certainly, if you’re hoping that a single movie can effecti

Entertainment | Entertainment

Adam Sandler is so good in Uncut Gems that Daniel Day-Lewis called him to talk about it

Adam Sandler is rightfully earning tons of praise for his role in Uncut Gems, the extremely intense new drama from filmmaking duo Josh and Benny Safdie. In the film, Sandler plays a gambling addict who works in New York’s diamond district, where he tries

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

‘Grease’ Reunion: John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John Dress in Character for First Time in 41 Years

I got chills and they’re multiplying! Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta reunited Friday dressed as their characters Sandy and Danny from their classic, 1978 musical “Grease.”Newton-John shared a behind-the-scenes photo to her Instagram of the iconic, o

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Leak reveals how Marvel might fix one of the biggest problems coming in MCU Phase 4

Disney and Marvel have had a huge year, registering three major successes at the box office including Captain Marvel, Avengers: Endgame, and Spider-Man: Far From Home, although it's Avengers 4 that’s obviously the biggest win for the companies.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Hugh Grant hated iconic Love Actually dance scene and describes filming it as ‘absolute hell’

Hugh Grant has revealed he hated his iconic Love Actually dance scene to Jump by the Pointer Sisters in Richard Curtis' Christmas film.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Soldiers, survivors and lovable rogues: the new wave of Jewish cinema

Uncut Gems is one of a host of upcoming releases, also including Nazi satire Jojo Rabbit, that prove Jewish characters can be more than kvetching cosmopolitans

Entertainment | Entertainment

Tarantino Says ‘Kill Bill Vol. 3’ Is ‘Definitely in the Cards’ but Would Be Years Away

"I have an idea now that could be interesting," Tarantino tells Andy Cohen about a third installment of his beloved "Kill Bill" franchise.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Every Song From The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 3, From Soulful Bops To Chinese Pop

From Frank Sinatra in Vegas to all Shy Baldwin's songs, you can hear the soundtrack right here.

Entertainment | Entertainment

What George Lucas’ Star Wars: Episode 7, 8 and 9 would have looked like

The Skywalker Saga is about to come to an end with J.J. Abrams’ The Rise of Skywalker. But before it does, we look back at George Lucas’ own vision for the Star Wars sequel trilogy. Midi-chlorians and The Whills were involved.

News | News

This Week's Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 9, 2019

This Week’s Sanity Report from Israel Dec. 9, 2019 The Highlights Include: Israeli researchers have discovered a new way to destroy pancreatic tumors. A Tel Aviv conference featured the latest life-saving Israeli medical technology. Israeli technolo

Entertainment | Entertainment

Inconvenient Truths

Gordon Hirabayashi’s remarkable story comes to life in the San Diego Repertory Theatre’s one-person staging of Jeanne Sakata’s “Hold These Truths.”

Entertainment | Entertainment

Beyond Queen Elizabeth: 10 Fantastic Shows to Stream After The Crown

If you’ve already torn through the latest season of 'The Crown' and are looking to watch something else that’s historical, royal, or just vaguely British, give one of these shows a try.

Music | Music News

‘Gimme Shelter’ Remains Gripping 50 Years After The Bloody Conclusion To Altamont

When The Rolling Stones finally take the stage they look meek and impotent, surrounded by bikers twice their size and throngs of traumatized fans.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 3: Are Midge and Joel Together?

Season 2 of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel ended with Miriam "Midge" Maisel (Rachel Brosnahan) hooked up with estranged husband Joel (Michael Zegen)

Entertainment | Entertainment

Secret 27,000 Netflix codes unlock hidden content

The streaming giant has more content than you thought – and some of these genres are extremely specific.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Not Everything in Disney's Vault Is as Good as You Remember | WIRED

Disney+ gives streaming subscribers access to nearly all of the classic back catalog, but not all of the old movies stand the test of time.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Netflix is releasing 53 new original movies and shows in December – here’s the complete list – BGR

The biggest news surrounding Netflix right now is the recent release of Martin Scorsese's hotly-anticipated mob flick The Irishman starring Robert Dinero, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci. It finally hit the streaming service last week and subscribers seem to love it

Entertainment | Entertainment

5 awesome Roku Cyber Monday deals just went live a day early – BGR

Amazon might promote its many Fire TV deals more than anything else during Cyber Monday, but Roku is still the most popular streaming media player brand in the world. Both platforms are great, but there's just something about Roku devices that people real

Entertainment | Television

TV shows that were canceled or are ending in 2020 - Insider

From NBC's "The Good Place" to Netflix's "Anne with an E" and more, we're tracking every show airing its series finale in the coming year.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Tom Hanks Wears Fred Rogers’s Clothes in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood | Mental Floss

To recreate Fred Rogers's iconic wardrobe for Tom Hanks, the costume designer for 'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' used some of the television personality's real clothing.

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It Looks Like Claire Foy Will Appear Again In Season 4 Of "The Crown" As Queen Elizabeth

It appears Foy has been filming a scene in which the then-Princess Elizabeth gave a speech to mark her 21st birthday.

Entertainment | The Original Series

How Lucille Ball Helped Star Trek Become a Cultural Icon

The journey to get Star Trek: The Original Series on television was a long and arduous one, but series creator Gene Roddenberry had help from an unlikely heroine. Without the help of this woman and her studio, the franchise may have stalled and never seen

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People are sharing the actors who instantly ruin movies for them

Everyone has an actor whose presence in a film instantly sends it spiralling. Who's yours?

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The 20 Best Thanksgiving TV Episodes, Ranked | WIRED

Looking for something on-brand to watch this Thanksgiving? These are all available to stream right now.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Here are ten things the Ford vs Ferrari film got wrong

It’s a thrilling watch, but James Mangold’s petrol-soaked drama plays fast and loose with facts

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The Royal Family Responds to That Scene in The Crown About Stamps Featuring Queen Elizabeth

The Royal Family just posted a Twitter thread sharing the real history behind the opening scene of The Crown season three. See it here.

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8 things to know about Mister Rogers from the story that inspired the Tom Hanks movie

"A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood" is loosely based on the 1998 Esquire profile of the beloved TV host. Here's what readers learned about Mister Rogers when the piece debuted.

Entertainment | New Star Trek!

Star Trek 4's Return Explained (& Why It Could Be Amazing)

After being shelved earlier this year, Star Trek 4 is back on at Paramount. Here's why the project has been revived, and why fans can be optimistic.

Entertainment | Star Trek News

Next 'Star Trek' movie will be written and directed by Noah Hawley

The creator of 'Legion' and 'Fargo' on FX is working on a new 'Star Trek' movie.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Nicolas Cage To Play Nicolas Cage In A Movie Where Nicolas Cage Is Desperate To Work With Quentin Tarantino

Reporting on movies, television, video games, and pop culture CINEMABLEND is the go-to source for today's plugged-in generation.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Disney+ Heard Everyone’s Complaints Loud & Clear: They Are Fixing The Simpsons

Simpsons fans can breathe easy: Disney+ will soon offer the show's original aspect ratios, keeping the screen from being cropped.

Music | Music

Robert Downey Jr. will return as Iron Man, but there's a catch

Jeff Goldblum says Downey Jr. will reprise his role for Disney Plus streaming series What If...?