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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.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

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

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

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?

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

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

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

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.

Entertainment | Entertainment!

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...?

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Best TV Shows on Disney Plus: What's Available to Watch Right Now? - Thrillist

We've rounded up the best shows to binge, from Disney Channel classics to Marvel animated shows.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Mary Steenburgen’s Brain ‘Became Musical’ After Minor Surgery

"All of my thoughts became musical,” said the actress, who discovered a new passion for songwriting

Entertainment | Entertainment

Eddie Murphy on Returning to ‘SNL’ for the First Time in 35 Years

Eddie Murphy shared his excitement to host "Saturday Night Live" with Antonio Banderas for "Variety Studios: Actors on Actors."

Entertainment | Entertainment

Disney Plus: 23 Hidden Gems And Forgotten TV Shows And Movies

From Return to Oz to Recess, you need to drop everything and watch these Disney+ movies and TV shows right now.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Star Wars: A New Hope’s Greedo scene may be edited differently on Disney+

People have started to notice something strange about the first Star Wars film, A New Hope, on Disney+. The iconic scene with Greedo and Han Solo appears to have an entirely different edit than what fans have seen before.

Entertainment | Entertainment

‘Wheel of Fortune’ fans fume after Pat Sajak seemingly makes mistake

"Wheel of Fortune" fans are calling foul on Thursday’s episode after contestant Angela Evans appeared to come out victorious with an assist from host Pat Sajak.

Science & Technology | TECH

Warning: Your Roku or Samsung Device Could Lose Access to Netflix Next Month

Starting December 1, Netflix will stop working with the Roku 2100x, Roku 2050x, some Samsung smart TVs from 2010 and 2011, and other devices.

Music | Music

The Dark Side of K-Pop: Assault, Prostitution, Suicide, and Spycams

A wave of scandals has brought unwanted attention to South Korea’s squeaky-clean music industry.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Gossip Girl Reboot Cast Adds Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell will return to be the all-knowing voice of Gossip Girl in Joshua Safran’s new iteration of the series on HBO Max. The reboot will follow a new generation of prep schoolers, and a premiere date has not been set.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Production Designers Travel Period Path to Re-Create a Specific Time and Place

Era-specific looks challenged designers on projects ranging from ‘Harriet’ to ‘Joker’ to ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood‘

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

James Dean Reborn in CGI for Vietnam War Action-Drama (Exclusive) | Hollywood Reporter

James Dean, who died in a 1955 car crash at the age of 24, is making an unexpected return to the big screen via CGI for the Vietnam War action-drama 'Finding Jack.'

Entertainment | Entertainment

Things that 'Blade Runner' got right and wrong about 2019

The seminal sci-fi movie "Blade Runner" is set in November 2019. Here's everything the movie got right, and got wrong, about life today.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Tarantino Details Where Rick Dalton’s Goes After ‘Hollywood’ Ends | IndieWire

What happens after "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" ends? Allow Quentin Tarantino to explain.

Music | Music

“The Apollo” Documentary Chronicles the History of the Legendary Harlem Theater

Don’t miss the premiere of The Apollo, a new HBO documentary on the legacy and current impact of the legendary Harlem performance venue!

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Review: 'Harriet' Biopic Is Heavy On Hollywood Hokum : NPR

Cynthia Erivo is quite good, and the story of Harriet Tubman is a tale worth telling, but as presented here it's earnest, conventional and "fundamentally inert."

Entertainment | The Original Series

Star Trek: I, Mudd Turns 52 Today

“I, Mudd,” written by “Mudd’s Women” scribe Stephen Kandel, is a fun and entertaining hour of Star Trek: The Original Series.

Miscellaneous | I Like This

Fans of The Office Can Now Build Their Own Dunder Mifflin!

Those who love the NBC hit show can construct the reception area, Dwight and Jim’s desks, and Michael Scott’s office.

Entertainment | Entertainment

For better and worse, Terminator: Dark Fate is a throwback for the franchise

The new Terminator: Dark Fate simplifies the series down to basics. As a direct sequel to Terminator 2: Judgment Day, it drops most of the series’s continuity and brings Linda Hamilton and Arnold Schwarzenegger back to reprise their 1990s roles. Mackenzie

Entertainment | HBO

HBO announces 'Game of Thrones' spin-off 'House of the Dragon'

HBO has ordered a new series based on 'Game of Thrones,' named 'House of the Dragon.'

Entertainment | Entertainment

Jennifer Aniston Divulges That the 'Friends' Cast Wants a Reunion

Jennifer Aniston told Ellen DeGeneres that the 'Friends' cast are "working on something."

News | Hollywood

What Happened to Leelee Sobieski?

The star of 'Deep Impact,' 'Never Been Kissed,' and 'Eyes Wide Shut' is making a new name for herself outside the "gross industry" of Hollywood.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker | Final Trailer

The saga will end, the story lives forever. Watch the final trailer for #StarWars: #TheRiseOfSkywalker in theaters December 20. Get your tickets now: Fandang...

Entertainment | Star Trek: Picard

Up Close With Star Trek: Picard's Newest Uniform

Before Discovery launches itself into a far, far future, Star Trek: Picard will give us a glimpse of the furthest we’ve been in the main Star Trek timeline in quite a while. That doesn’t just mean old friends and changed heroes, it means some fancy ne

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

Fan Video Imagines Tarantino's Once Upon a Time in STAR TREK - Nerdist

We've been wondering about what Quentin Tarantino would do in the final frontier. Turns out it might be like Once Upon a Time in Star Trek.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Disney Is Quietly Placing Classic Fox Movies Into Its Vault, and That’s Worrying

Disney is quietly placing classic Fox movies into its vault, preventing them from playing at local theaters for repertory screenings, which is bad news for movie theaters that depend on such events to shore up increasingly shaky bottom lines.

Music | Music

Tame Impala Announce New Album The Slow Rush

The highly-anticipated follow-up to Currents is due in 2020

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Once Upon A Time...In Hollywood is getting re-released with 10 minutes of new footage

While Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood will most assuredly not be getting cut down for the tastes of Chinese censors—despite the country’s decision to ban Tarantino’s intermittently ultra-violent Hollywood drama from its lucrative film ma

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

The Best Horror Movies of 2019 (So Far)

The best horror movies of the year so far, including Climax, Us, The Wind, Velvet Buzzsaw, Hagazussa: The Heathen’s Curse, Ready or Not, One Cut of the Dead, Tigers Are Not Afraid, and more.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Pulp Fiction Turns 25: All The Easter Eggs You Never Noticed In The Tarantino Classic - GameSpot

Quentin Tarantino's second feature defined '90s film. Here are some things you may not have noticed in it.

Entertainment | Entertainment

30 Best Mila Kunis Movies You Must Watch - TheWhyCulture

Mila Kunis Movies - 1- Friends with Benefits (2011). 2- Black Swan (2010). 3- Ted (2012). 4- Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008). 5- Bad Moms (2016). 6- The Book of Eli (2010). 7- Oz the Great and Powerful (2013). 8- Third Person (2013). 9- Date Night (2010)

Visual Arts | VR, AI & Games

Top 6 VR Game Titles for the Perfect Entertainment Dose!

With PlayStation VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, there are many options for you to choose from and if you have accessibility to headsets like Samsung Gear or Google Daydream, you can play these games on any high-end phone or tablet. 

Music | Music News

New Report Details Incalculable Losses To Our Musical Heritage In Devastating 2008 Universal Fire

A decade later, it is revealed that everything from Buddy Holly to Elton John went up in smoke.

Entertainment | Celebrities!

Christina Hendricks Announces Split from Husband Geoffrey Arend

Christina Hendricks and Geoffrey Arend wed 10 years ago on Oct. 11, 2009, in New York

Entertainment | Entertainment

Paul Rudd recalls embarrassing Jennifer Aniston moment during final episode of Friends

Paul Rudd has revealed an embarrassing moment he experienced while filming the final-ever episode of Friends.  Rudd, who starred as Phoebe Buffay’s (Lisa Kudrow) boyfriend and eventual husband Mike Hannigan on the hit sitcom, appeared on the Graham Norton

Entertainment | Entertainment

Robert Forster Dead: Resurgent Oscar Nominee From 'Jackie Brown' Was 78 | Hollywood Reporter

Robert Forster, the stalwart leading man whose Oscar-nominated performance as a bail bondsman in Quentin Tarantino's 'Jackie Brown' made for one of Hollywood's most heartwarming comeback stories, has died. He was 78.

Entertainment | New Star Trek!

Star Trek: Discovery Showrunner Confirms the Federation Still Exists in the 32nd Century

Star Trek: Discovery is warping far into the future in its third season. The trailer released at [...]

Entertainment | Television/Film/Books

George ''Goober'' Lindsey was the first choice to play Spock and our mind is still blown

From gas station worker to science officer? Can you imagine the Mayberry Mind Meld?

Entertainment | New Star Trek!

Star Trek: The Tribbles Are Back!

That's right, it's a two drop week for Star Trek: Short Treks. Just days after the surprise release of "Q&A" from the NYCC stage, we're pleased to bring you the trailer and sneak peak at images from the newest Short Trek, "The Trouble

Entertainment | Netflix

Disney to Netflix: Drop Dead

Disney's ban on Netflix advertising comes a few weeks before the launch of Disney , which could directly compete with Netflix.

Entertainment | Entertainment

"It Was the Last Good Time": Celebrity Photographer Randall Slavin Shares Candid Photos from '90s Hollywood Hangouts

“It was the last good time where you could fully let go, and I was fortunate to have a front row ticket to most of it,” he says, reflecting on the photos in his new book, We All Want Something Beautiful.

Business & Finance | Business

Why San Francisco is still the gold mine for tech startups – TechCrunch

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast where each week we discuss other people’s copious dollars and lacking sense. This week was special! Kate and Alex at Disrupt where they recorded live in front of an audien

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Netflix, You Have a Problem: ‘The Irishman’ Is Too Good – Variety

Now that "The Irishman" has been acclaimed as a triumph, will the pressure to play it in theaters be a fly in the ointment for Netflix?

Entertainment | HBO

The 15 Best HBO Documentaries of All Time

Before streaming services went all-doc-everything, HBO set the genre's gold standard.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

What Will Spider-Man's Final Movie in the MCU Be?

Spider-Man (Tom Holland) is back in the Marvel Cinematic Universe — for now. Friday morning, news broke Disney and Sony had reached a deal that'd allow the web-slinger to appear in an untitled third Spider-Man movie in addition to another unannounced MCU

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Where Is 'World On Fire' Filmed? The WWII Drama Takes Places All Across Europe

The BBC's latest foray into period drama looks to be another prime example of why they're known as the best in the biz. World On Fire is their latest production that's set to air during the mothership's coveted Sunday night 9 p.m. slot. The show is…

Entertainment | Entertainment

Everything Coming To Netflix This October

October is a big month for Netflix original movies and TV shows, as well as some of your favorite classics.

Entertainment | Entertainment

You Only Have 3 Days To Watch These Netflix Shows & Movies

This October, Netflix says farewell to 'Pineapple Express,' the Beyoncé-starring 'Obsessed,' and more.

Entertainment | Celebrities!

Robert Downey Jr.’s charm is no match for incredibly awkward interview

Pressing the limits to which Robert Downey Jr.’s affable charms can be strained has earned billions for Marvel so far, but today it’s earned Channel 4 News presenter Krishnan Guru-Murthy some viral infamy (which is worth far more in Internet dollars).

Entertainment | Mad Men

Distract yourself by buying stuff from the Mad Men set

Mad Men always walked a fine line between criticism and examination of the era in which it took place, and stark fetishization of its fashions and style. But while fine lines are…uh…fine while a show’s on the air, once it’s over, the power of nost

Entertainment | Netflix

Every New Movie, TV Series, and Special Coming to Netflix in October | Mental Floss

Every New Movie, Series, and Special Coming to Netflix in October Every New Movie, Series, and Special Coming to Netflix in October

Entertainment | Entertainment

11 Famous 'Friends' Guest Stars That Stole the Show

These A-list stars, like Brad Pitt and Reese Witherspoon, made memorable appearances on the hit sitcom.

Entertainment | Entertainment

A Hogan's Heroes sequel series is in development from the show's original co-creator

We have to say, even in a culture rife with reboots, we did not see this one coming. Yesterday, Deadline broke the news that a Hogan's Heroes sequel is currently in development.

Entertainment | Entertainment

'Downton Abbey': Where we left off

Here's where all the characters on "Downton Abbey" like Lady Mary and Tom left off at the end of the series, before the forthcoming movie adaptation.

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

10 ways Star Trek: The Motion Picture changed Trek canon forever

'Star Trek: The Motion Picture' is sometimes considered the worst of the Trek feature-films, but the 1979 movie was the franchise's first true reboot.

Entertainment | Podcasts

Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey are starting a weekly podcast about The Office

Oh, be still my heart. It’s not The Office reunion special/season/complete series everyone wants, but it’ll do for now: Jenna Fischer (Pam) and Angela Kinsey (… Angela) are setting up to release a podcast together. Called “Office Ladies” (though I hope “P

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

Star Trek: Here's How to Make Romulan Ale

The Star Trek universe has few spirits as notorious as Romulan ale. The blue drink is illegal in the United Federation of Planets. Nonetheless, it’s coveted by Starfleet officers. Now, thanks to a video from the How to Drink YouTube channel, Star Trek fan

Entertainment | Miscellanneous Trek

The Beautifully Dull Paradox of Star Trek: The Motion Picture, 40 Years Later

Forty years ago a landmark moment in Star Trek’s history arrived, in the form of Star Trek: The Motion Picture. It’s an important chapter in the series’ survival, the turning point from canceled cult classic to enduring icon of science fiction. But there

Entertainment | Entertainment

Welcome to the Party, Pal: A Die Hard Board Game Exists

John McClane got a machine gun, and now he has a board game. The 1988 action film 'Die Hard' is getting the tabletop game treatment.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

The 30 Best Action Movies on Netflix Right Now

Sometimes you just need to escape. You just want to watch things blow up or crash into each other, but it seems like Netflix is always trying to push a serious drama or docuseries on you. Just give me something that goes boom!

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DEBATE CLUB: THE 5 BEST CONSPIRACY THEORIES ABOUT THE SHINING

Because it's Conspiracy Month and because we just watched Room 237 again, here's our ranking of the best Shining conspiracy theories.

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The Most Famous TV and Movie Mistakes of All Time

Even some of the best directors, creators, and actors can slip up once in a while. Check out these famous TV and movie mistakes you never noticed before.

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New on Netflix September 2019: Movies, Shows & Series Coming This Month

Good news for fans of 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'Shameless,' plus the premiere of Ryan Murphy's new series 'The Politician.'

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11 Movies That Made Less Than $400 at the U.S. Box Office

A pair of movie tickets and a tub of popcorn cost more than the lowest-grossing movie on this list made.

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Star Trek: Jonathan Frakes Was a Nervous Wreck Returning as Riker for Picard

Jonathan Frakes will return as “Number One,” Will Riker, in Star Trek: Picard, the upcoming CBS All Access series. The show stars Patrick Stewart, who reprises his role as Jean-Luc Picard from Star Trek: The Next Generation. The show reunites Frakes with

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The Strangest Lightsabers in the Star Wars Universe: From Dark Rey to Ahsoka Tano - IGN

Rey's switchblade saber is just the latest in a long line of strange lightsaber designs. Here's a look at the most memorable blades in Star Wars history.

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The Most Viewed YouTube Videos of All Time | Digital Trends

After more than a decade of streaming videos, YouTube has built up trillions of views across billions of videos. The streaming behemoth hosts the vast majority of the most watched content ever created. To show you just how much, here's a selection of the

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10 viral videos that turned out to be fake

We collected 10 infamous viral videos from around the internet that where eventually revealed to be hoaxes.

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The True Stories To Know Before Watching Netflix's Gripping New Series

This new Netflix show takes you deep into the world's most disturbing day job: Figuring out the mind of a serial killer. Here are the killers mentioned.

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The Physics of Avengers: Endgame - Tom Wong - Medium

The Marvel Cinematic Universe makes ample references to physics to justify their plots and superheroes’ powers. Since the release of Avengers: Endgame, several people have asked me about it, since I…

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The Secret Hacks & Tips to Find Whatever You Want on Netflix

Check out this article to learn how to find whatever you want on Netflix more effectively and efficiently.

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The Best TV Streaming Devices for Cord-Cutters

We recommend the best media streaming devices for 4K HDR or HD TVs from Roku, Google, Apple, and Amazon.

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Netflix tests Collections that are curated by humans instead of algorithms - The Verge

Netflix is testing a new Collections section that rounds up content into themed lists like "Watch in One Night" and "Stream & Scream." Unlike the service’s usual recommendations, these are put together by actual humans on Netflix’s creative teams.

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Here’s what we want to see in a fourth Matrix movie - The Verge

Original Matrix trilogy director Lana Wachowski is working on a fourth Matrix film with Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss. But how could they continue the story when both Neo and Trinity are dead? We asked the Verge staff to lay out their hopes for the fi