Emily Labby

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What if oil prices stage a repeat of the 1980s and '90s

As oil prices swing wildly, it’s worth remembering just how long this could go on for before the next cycle begins<p>Boom! Oil prices soared Tuesday. …

Watch the First Trailer for the Kurt Cobain Documentary Montage of Heck

At this year’s Sundance Film Festival, Oscar-nominated filmmaker <b>Brett Morgen</b> (<i>On the Ropes</i>, <i>The Kid Stays in the Picture</i>) premiered the first fully authorized documentary about Kurt Cobain. Titled <i>Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck</i> after a mixtape created by the late Nirvana front man that Morgen found in …

Kurt Cobain

The DUFF is the first great teen comedy since Mean Girls

A few weeks ago, Curtis Sittenfeld started an interesting debate. The American author behind, among others, the 2005 hit coming-of-age novel <i>Prep</i> asked, by way of Twitter, "Is it possible to write a novel set in the present day that doesn't include characters texting?" and later, "If no characters …

TV

Who will win Oscars in 2015? And who should?

As we await the 2015 Oscars, Peter Bradshaw considers the categories and suggests entries that should win but probably won’t, those that should be in the running but aren’t – and predicts the winners<p><b>Best picture</b><p><b>Will win:</b> Boyhood.<p><b>Should win:</b> Boyhood.<p><b>Shoulda been a contender:</b> Under the Skin.<p><b>Best</b> …

Sony Pictures

Samuel L. Jackson on Why Marvel Movies Are Better Than DC

Boyhood: we were selfish, heartless kids and we never even knew it

The reviews of Richard Linklater’s coming-of-age film have so far focused on parenthood – but what does it mean to the younger generation?<p>More on Boyhood More on the Oscars 2015<p>Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is likely to win the best picture prize at the Oscars on Sunday. Critics have been praising it …

Toy Story

Alt-Fall Movie Preview 2014: The Wild, the Weird and the Totally True

We've spent months gorging on galaxy-traveling guardians, giant toy robots and angry lizards, ape-populated planets and a genetically enhanced …

Movies

17 Ways You're Sleeping Wrong

Correct these mistakes for a good night's rest.<p>Even if you eat kale, exercise, and somehow resist the office cupcakes, it still won't matter much if you don't get a decent amount of sleep. Your body and mind desperately needs rest to function properly.<p>If only it were as easy as shutting your eyes. …

15 Of The Most Empowering Things Emma Watson Has Ever Said

The Netflix effect: why don't we care about spoilers any more?

You may have heard the story about the Usual Suspects, Bryan Singer’s serpentine 90s whodunnit. On its release, a nationwide cult of secrecy formed around the identity of the killer, preserving it so that others could enjoy the reveal – until someone graffitied the name of the killer next to one of …

McMaster scientists working on new melt in your mouth vaccine

Those melt-on-your-tongue mouthwash strips on sale at the grocery checkout don’t just zap your foul-smelling pizza breath — it turns out they have …

A thriller tightens its grip in 'The Calling'

"The Calling" is an absorbing, solidly crafted procedural thriller with a terrific lead turn by Susan Sarandon as Hazel Micallef, a cranky, small-town police inspector who helps to unravel a series of serial killings. Although the 67-year-old actress may not initially seem the go-to choice to play …

Beverly Hills