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What We Liked (And Didn’t Like) About Solo

There’s a new Star Wars out, have you seen it yet? It’s more likely than ever that the answer is “no.” Solo: A Star Wars Story, the origin tale of everyone’s favorite stuck-up, half-witted, scruffy-looking nerf herder, has been struggling hard at the box office since its release on May 25.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Queens of punk, a New Wave mother, and the king of horror rule over May in streaming

Welcome to Stream And Stream Again, a monthly column highlighting films and TV series new to streaming catalogs that are of special interest to The A.V. Club’s staff—and hopefully to you, our readers. Here are five new titles streaming this May.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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For Honor’s Creation Ended With A Behind-The-Scenes Break-Up

The most interesting moment from a new documentary about the making of For Honor comes just over 70 minutes in when the team at Ubisoft Montreal is celebrating the game getting certified on Xbox One and PS4. Speeches have been made and the champagne is flowing freely when the game’s then creative director Jason…Read more… […]

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How to Introduce Your Kid to Studio Ghibli 

Studio Ghibli films have been a touchstone in my life for years. They’re artistic masterpieces, featuring a stunning attention to detail. The films defy stereotypes—they feature female protagonists with great depth, male leads with striking vulnerability, and unforgettable background characters. Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Dwayne Johnson confirms that he and Vin Diesel refused to film any scenes together on The Fate Of The Furious

Like an oncoming storm—or a movie character played by Dwayne Johnson, once he’s made the terrifying decision to chase you—it’s starting to seem like the Fast & Furious series’ #CandyAssGate might be truly inescapable. It’s now been nearly than a year and a half since Johnson first suggested that he was feuding with…Read more… Continue […]

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Bill & Ted almost started World War I

One of the more refreshing things about time travel cult hit Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure is how unrelentingly upbeat it is. Sure, getting threatened with military school sucks, and history is full of smelly, frequently violent weirdos, but there’s no problem—in the movie’s cheerful slacker universe, anyway—that…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World Tries To Convince Men To Dump Their Loyal Girlfriend For A Purple-Haired Slut

No film glorifies beta behavior more than Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World. The manosphere as we know it really isn’t that old. Return of Kings started in 2012. Ideas like alpha fux/beta bux, cultural degeneracy, and the systematic emasculation of men were blossoming but still wouldn’t be fully developed for a few years. In hindsight […]

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Take a trip inside the world of Paul Walker tribute car shows

The Fast & Furious film franchise has had a curious life, having gone from pumping out lame, meat-headed drag racing flicks to thrilling, ambitious action spectacles that essentially define escapism. Curiously, despite the latter films conquering the box office, the franchise’s central ensemble (sans Vin Diesel and…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Hey Men, Your Satire Sucks

Just today, Young Turks founder and head anchor Cenk Uygur was called out for a series of misogynistic blog posts he wrote in the early 2000s. These posts included complaints about not getting laid enough (“It seems like there is a sea of tits here, and I am drinking in tiny droplets”), rules …Continue reading Continue […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: ‘The Last Jedi’ Rejects ‘Old Things’ In A Story That’s Both Genius and Annoying

The Banter Long Read: For the last several days, I’ve been debating myself about the new Star Wars movie. Frankly, I’m happy to be thinking about a somewhat controversial subject which, in this case, doesn’t involve nuclear war with North Korea, or a despotic, delusional president who allowed …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Dungeons & Dragons movie that’s been in pre-production basically forever just got a release

The Dungeons & Dragons movie that’s been in pre-production basically forever just got a release date on July 23rd, 2021, io9 reports. Paramount Studios also set dates for the new G.I. Joe movie (March 27th, 2020) and Micronauts (October 16th, 2020). Read more… Continue Reading at http://kotaku.com

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New Netflix docudrama ‘Wormwood’ seeks to uncover history of CIA’s LSD mind control experiments

Netflix is set to release what is sure to be one of the year’s most enigmatic and deeply compelling documentaries in Wormwood, out December 15.The six episode miniseries, which screened at the Venice and Telluride film festivals earlier this year, was directed by Errol Morris, the director behind The Thin Blue Line and The Fog Of War. Now the […]

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Watch out for this Netflix email scam

Imagine getting ready to tuck into the new season of Stranger Things when you receive an email from Netflix that threatens your binge watch. As Deadline reports, some subscribers recently got emails indicating their accounts were being canceled or suspended for lack of payment. “Your suspension notification” read the…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Chance The Rapper delivers first look at his new pizza murder mystery film [WATCH]

Fans of Chance The Rapper have long awaited his first real entrance into acting, by way of a much-discussed pizza murder mystery now known as Slice. The project was directed by Austin Vesely, who had previously worked with Chance on the “Sunday Candy” music video. Now the Chicago emcee is serving up the first trailer for the upcoming […]

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Tyrese Gibson issues an all-time terrible “It’s me or The Rock” ultimatum to the producers of Fast 9

Here’s a quick spot of career advice for any readers in our audience who are—or might someday be—Fast And The Furious B-lister Tyrese Gibson: If you’ve reached a point in negotiations where the sentence, “You can either have me in your movie, or The Rock, but not both” has passed your lips, we regret to […]

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