More articles about: entertainment

 
Share
The Rocketman director's brief consideration of a Rami Malek-Freddie Mercury cameo begs an important question
This weekend, Rocketman passed $100 (£79) million at the box office, which is pretty impressive considering it's an R-rated musical, and also a solid showing, given the film's $41 (£32) million budget. A few months ago, Bohemian Rhapsody passed an astounding $900 (£710) million at the box ...
 
Share
Ava DuVernay's limited series about the Central Park Five has become one of the most important shows of the year.
For the past two weeks, no Netflix show has been more popular than Ava DuVernay’s When They See Us—the limited series telling the story of the Central Park Five and their eventual exoneration for crimes they didn’t commit.As of Wednesday, Netflix says that every day ...
 
Share
Every imaginable taboo, once unspoken and forbidden, has been depicted in graphic ways in Philippine movies.
By the first two decades of the American Occupation in the Philippines, the influence of our new masters became more pronounced, from how we snacked to to how we dressed to how we got around and even to the way we consumed entertainment. For example, the rickety ...
 
Share
From the ridiculously campy to the unfortunately nippled.
As Christian Bale says in Batman Begins: "It's not who I am underneath, but what I do that defines me." The same can be said for Batman actors, whose different portrayals aren't created equally. Every generation has its own version of the ...
 
Share
It makes absolutely no sense, but here's what you should know before going into 'Dark Phoenix.'
The X-Men movie franchise is really something. Frequently cited as the first big superhero movie series, 2000's X-Men was a game changer. The ensemble mutant team-up film, led by Hugh Jackman, helped usher in the comic book takeover of Hollywood, and kicked off a ...
 
Share
"I didn't enjoy what I did in the film"
Chris Hemsworth has opened up about the most disappointing roles in his acting career so far.The Avengers: Endgame favorite, who will shortly be reunited with his Thor: Ragnarok co-star Tessa Thompson on the big screen in Men in Black: International, admitted that there are a few roles ...
 
Share
The film is about Dylan's 1975 Rolling Thunder Revue, which remains one of music's most iconic tours.
On October 30, 1975, Bob Dylan set out on what would become one of the most iconic tour's in music history, the Rolling Thunder Revue."He was at the absolute peak of his powers and completely generous, finding people on the street and ...
 
Share
A Song of Ice and Fire readers should prepare for another controversial ending.
The good news for anyone who thought the final few seasons of Game of Thrones were an absolute mess is that there are more books coming! Yes, George R.R. Martin is allegedly writing the finale to his series—which he's been working on since the '70s. But, the ...
 
Share
A finale has no leaks
Game of Thrones clearly went to extreme measures to avoid leaks of the final season, going so far as to bring in decoys for one pivotal scene.New HBO documentary The Last Watch has revealed some big behind-the-scenes secrets for season 8, including how it invited ...
 
Share
"When I'm gone, he's gone. It's easy."
After nearly 40 years playing the iconic archeologist Dr. Indiana Jones, it's likely that Harrison Ford's time as the character will come to an end after the upcoming fifth film in the franchise in 2021. The man is 76 years old! How much ...
 
Share
Maybe they weren't filthy junk traders after all.
Star Wars fans have spent most of the 2010s debating Rey's parents. Long before The Force Awakens hit theaters, the question was: Who is Rey, really? Now, here we are, four years after the release of Episode VII, and we still don't really know. Yes, ...
 
Share
It's currently at two hours and 39 minutes, but Quentin fancies a bit of tinkering
Quentin Tarantino makes very long films. They're good films, and they're long films. He's only released eight full features so far, and yet a back-to-back marathon would run to 20 hours and 53 minutes. Perhaps in a bid to crack the 24-hour ...
 
Share
The Game of Thrones star had a different vision for her character's final on-screen moments.
Around 60 percent of Game of Thrones fans weren't pleased with the ending—including some of the show’s stars. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly’s James Hibberd, Maisie Williams, who played Arya Stark on Thrones, laid out her vision for her character. And like some fans, she’d have liked Arya to dig ...
 
Share
After facing criticism for the title character's design, the filmmakers are taking a little more time to work on the movie.
When the first trailer for the Sonic the Hedgehog movie was released, fans weren’t into his gloveless hands, weirdly toned legs, and, worst of all, human teeth. A redesign was announced shortly after the trailer dropped. And apparently it’s going to take a while, as the film’s director announced ...
 
Share
Emilia Clarke and Sophie Turner shouldn't have to defend the show.
The final episode of Game of Thrones was stunning, until it wasn’t. Your stomach dropped as Daenerys Targaryen strode out to address her troops, Drogon’s wings extended behind her, itching to be airborne. For a moment, you forgot her bloodlust as she finally set her ...
 
Share
The early reviews are in ... and they're mostly glowing.
Quentin Tarantino's upcoming ninth film Once Upon a Time In... Hollywood is one of the most anticipated, and highly secretive movies of the year (which is saying something for a 2019 that also includes a Star Wars movie and Avengers: Endgame). But, after years of ...
 
Share
The movie takes place 15 years after the events of Star Trek: Nemesis.
When we last see Jean-Luc Picard in Star Trek: Nemesis, the famed captain has defeated Shinzon, and escaped with his life thanks to the sacrifice of Data. From there, Captain Riker begins to negotiate peace with the Romulans, and a new era of ...
 
Share
A decade after Twilight, Pattinson is ready to play the most vampiric of comic book heroes
He has, as a colleague pointed out to me last week, the jaw for it. He also has, as Hollywood types like to say, the chops. And now, if rumor is to be believed (it so often isn’t, but indulge us), Robert ...
 
Share
She's as surprised as you were
WARNING: Don't read this if you don't know yet what happens at the end of Game of Thrones. You've got a maximum of about 12 hours before spoilers become your own fault entirely. Just watch the final episode. It's the most popular ...
 
Share
People loathed it so much they started hoarding cans of classic Coke. Now it's getting a limited release.
Thanks to a marketing campaign with the Netflix series Stranger Things,the 1985 drink New Coke is coming back this week. But when New Coke was first released in 1985, it "spawned consumer angst the likes of which no business has ever seen," according ...