Alexis Ayala

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The Duffer Brothers Have Released Emails To Support Their Defense In The ‘Stranger Things’ Plagiarism Case

The Duffer Brothers are pushing back hard against accusations that their massive hit Netflix series <i>Stranger Things</i> was stolen from another filmmaker. Charlie Kessler filed a lawsuit claiming Matt and Ross Duffer allegedly took ideas he pitched to them during a Tribeca Film Festival party in 2014 …

TV

‘Black Panther’ Roars Past ‘Titanic’ To Reach A New Level Of Box Office Success

2018’s undisputed box office champ (at present) is <i>Black Panther</i> and ticket sales continue to climb skyward close to two months removed from the Ryan Coogler blockbuster’s debut. The Marvel offering’s latest feat? Roaring past James Cameron’s Oscar-winning drama <i>Titanic</i> to get into some rarefied U.S. …

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New Google Glass smartglasses: Everything we know

Once just an element of science fiction, wearable tech is growing in strength with the release of smartwatches, smart patches, and other weird and …

Emily Blunt says she had husband John Krasinski 'sack' her friend from the lead role in 'A Quiet Place' so she could have it

Emily Blunt just revealed the dramatic story behind how she landed the co-star role in her husband John Krasinski's hit horror movie "A Quiet Place."<p>"When I read the script, I really wanted to do it. John [Krasinski] had already approached another actress — a good friend of mine — so I told him he …

FX Orders A Pilot For The Acclaimed Comic Book Series ‘Y: The Last Man’

FX’s planned adaptation of the acclaimed sci-fi post-apocalyptic comic series <i>Y: The Last Man</i> has been moving at a relatively glacial pace, but the patient (and I suppose impatient too) have been rewarded with word of a pilot order.<p><i>Deadline</i> reports that the Vertigo series, created by Brian K. …

Comic Books

'Black Panther' Early Reviews Rave the 'Iconic' Film 'Will Change Superhero Movies Forever'

Marvel's latest addition to the MCU, the standalone flick "Black Panther," held its splashy Hollywood premiere on Monday night, featuring a majorly star-studded guest list and a purple carpet fit for royalty. But that spectacle was nothing compared to what the film itself offered, with early …

This is the Tesla Semi truck

500 miles of range and more aerodynamic than a supercar<p>The Tesla Semi truck is a hulking and menacing hauler, with the presence of Darth Vader lurking from above when cast in the black hue, or more like an apparition in metallic silver-white. In other words: it’s exactly what we expect to see from …

Learn How Walking Has Changed Since The Middle Ages In Fascinating Video

Gore Verbinski is Going to Direct Channing Tatum's GAMBIT

Haunting New Promo Spot For Marvel's THE PUNISHER and a New Poster

ZOMBIELAND Director Ruben Fleischer to Helm John Cena and Kumail Nanjiani Comedy

ANT-MAN AND THE WASP's Paul Rudd Has An Inspiring Amputee Stunt Double

The First Model 3 Production Unit Gets Delivered In Austin, TX, Reveals Car’s Learning Curve

Tesla is putting the pedal to the metal in the production of the Model 3. As revealed in a recently uploaded and now-deleted YouTube video, the first …

Super Meat Boy Dev May Be Working On a Metroidvania

But don’t hold your breath…<p>Don’t get too excited, but the developer of Super Meat Boy may be working on some sort of metroidvania game, though it …

Rian Johnson Has Finished STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI!

Marvel's INHUMANS May Have Already Been Cancelled By ABC Before it Even Premieres

Amazing First Trailer For Wes Anderson's New Stop-Motion Animated Film ISLE OF DOGS

Google’s Daydream View 2 VR headset more design refresh than big upgrade

It’s been nearly a year since Google launched Daydream View, a virtual reality headset designed to work with Android smartphones. Now, the company …

Sarah Connor returns: Linda Hamilton to star in Terminator 6 after 25-year absence

Latest instalment of the franchise will see Hamilton reunited with Arnold Schwarzenegger and original creator James Cameron<p>Linda Hamilton is the latest name to return to the Terminator films, more than 25 years since her last appearance as the series’ robot-battling heroine Sarah Connor.<p>The actor’s …

Movies

Wes Anderson's RUSHMORE Recut With 90s Pop Music Gives The Movie a Completely Different Feel

‘Harry had a well of melancholy, but he was far from the drifters and loners he played’

Paris, Texas star Harry Dean Stanton was an instinctive character actor who seemed to belong to another time<p>In November 2013, I met Harry Dean Stanton in his room in a hipster hotel on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, the kind of place where kids sat hunched over their laptops in the lobby, …

iTunes for PC and Mac doesn’t sync apps to iOS devices anymore

No more syncing apps from your PC to your iPhone<p>iTunes for PC and Mac is putting the emphasis back on being an app for music. It’s no longer a place for you to get iOS apps, but it’s still got movies, TV shows, audiobooks, and podcasts. Today, Apple quietly released iTunes version 12.7 for both …

Trevor Noah Uncovers The Immigration Status Of Steve Bannon's Ancestors

"So in many ways, Steve Bannon's great-grandfather was a Dreamer."<p>Trevor Noah revealed some interesting information about former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon’s family history during Monday’s broadcast of “The Daily Show.”<p>While breaking down Bannon’s “60 Minutes” interview, Noah noted …

The surprising origins of Wonder Woman

Two of the films attracting the most buzz at the Toronto Film Festival – about how Wonder Woman was created and a female artist who painted Sitting Bull – are directed by women.<p>Less than 10 per cent of the top 200 highest-grossing films made in the last year were directed by women. To address the …

Film Festivals

Samsung is hoping to release a bendable Galaxy Note next year

Company says there are still hurdles to overcome<p>Fresh off the unveiling of its new Galaxy Note 8 last month, Samsung says it’s now aiming to introduce a foldable phone in 2018, reports the <i>Associated Press</i>. The phone would feature a bendable display and would be released under the company’s flagship …

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Nintendo bringing back NES Classic Edition in 2018

Super NES Classic Edition manufacturing to continue through next year as well<p>Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition mini console is coming back. Nintendo said in a release today that last year’s popular but hard to find miniature version of the Nintendo Entertainment System will return to store shelves …

Retrogaming

Nintendo Is Allegedly Working On Achievements For Nintendo Switch

A new rumor alleges that Nintendo is working on incorporating an achievement system into the Nintendo Switch. According to a report from <i>Comic Book</i>, …

Nintendo of America boss: Production of SNES Classic ‘dramatically increased’

Reggie Fils-Aime, the president of Nintendo of America, said the company did not manipulate the scarcity of the NES Classic last year. Also, problems “outside our control,” and not limited stock, were behind the SNES Classic’s disastrous pre-order debut at many retailers last month.<p>Fils-Aime, in an …

Retrogaming

The Classic 80s Series THE GREATEST AMERICAN HERO is Being Rebooted With a Female Lead

Stephen King Can't Believe 'IT' Book Orgy Concerns Fans More Than Child Murders

Stephen King wonders why fans are talking so much about "that single sex scene" in his novel "IT" as opposed to discussing the "multiple child murders." The topic is coming up again since the first "IT" movie just hit theaters (and made a ton of money) minus that infamous gang-bang scene.<p>In the …

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