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Rob Corddry on Historical Periods to Avoid if You Have a Time Machine

The new movie <i>Hot Tub Time Machine 2</i> (in theaters Feb. 20) isn’t <i>really</i> about history — but that doesn’t mean star Rob Corddry hasn’t had to give some …

Ancient Egyptian bronze cat salvaged from bin

A rare artefact from ancient Egypt nearly ended up in the bin, as its owners cleared out a relative's house in Cornwall thinking it was junk.<p>Luckily, local auctioneer David Hay salvaged the 2,500 year-old Egyptian cat bronze cat from the bin realising its significance.<p>Jon Kay explains how the cat …

Jared Leto Calls SUICIDE SQUAD's The Joker a “Beautiful Disaster”

The Razzies: the nominations are in

Transformers: Age of Extinction puts Michael Bay in pole position with seven Razzie Awards nominations<p>Michael Bay's <b>Transformers: Age of Extinction</b> has received seven Razzie Awards nominations, including worst picture, screenplay and director.<p>Other nominees for worst picture included action fantasy …

Where and how to watch the 2015 Oscars around the world

Unless you’re one of the incredibly talented and non-bratty people who actually gets to attend this Sunday’s glitter-drenched Academy Awards, you’ll be enjoying the wins and losses from the comfort of your living room.<p>Oscars 2015 live! Red carpet and arrivals, ceremony and winners<p>Read more<p>But how …

Living Rooms

Fox is bringing Gotham back for a second season

Fox announced today that its Batman origin series <i>Gotham</i> will be back for a second season, <i>Variety</i> reports. It's another renewal success from DC Comics' push for TV screens; last year DC put out three shows, including <i>Constantine</i> on NBC, <i>The Flash</i> on CW, and <i>Gotham</i> on Fox. So far, <i>The Flash</i> and <i>Gotham</i> …

Superhero Movies

Testament of Youth review – too-tastefully contoured commemoration

Screenwriter Juliet Towhidi’s confident adaptation of Vera Brittain’s classic first world war memoir Testament of Youth, directed by James Kent, has won golden opinions since it arrived at last year’s London film festival, and certainly anyone can appreciate how decently intentioned it is, and how …

Alicia Vikander

Kevin Smith goes beardless again for Yoga Hosers prosthetics

Having wrapped principal photography on <b>Yoga Hosers</b>, Kevin Smith is currently shooting some visual effects for the second chapter of his True North …

FOX renews Gotham, Empire and Brooklyn Nine-Nine

FOX has announced that it has handed out early renewals to the hourlong dramas <b>Gotham</b> and <b>Empire</b>, as well as a third season of the award-winning comedy</b> …

Brad Falchuk

First trailer for Batman Vs. Robin

Warner Bros. has released the first trailer for <b>Batman Vs. Robin</b>, the upcoming direct-to-video animated sequel to <b>Son of Batman</b>, which is loosely based …

Netflix renews BBC series including Doctor Who, Luther and more

Rumours that the BBC may have been parting ways with popular TV and film subscription service Netflix have been firmly silenced after an announcement …

Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen weren't asked back for X-Men: Apocalypse

In an interview with Larry King, Patrick Stewart announced that neither he nor Ian McKellen were asked to be a part of the upcoming <b>X-Men: Apocalypse</b> …

25 Dick Moves You Let Movie Heroes Get Away With

Fictional villains do a good job at being jerks or evil or whatever. So good that, more often than not, we overlook the terrible shit the heroes are …

6 Deleted Backstories That Totally Change Classic Movies

If you go through the bonus features on a DVD and watch the deleted scenes, one thing becomes immediately apparent: That shit was deleted for a …

New Samsung Galaxy S6 Details Will Anger Apple

iOS. That’s what most iPhone and iPad owners cite when they explain why they bought their device. Being part of Apple’s ecosystem is a massive draw for many, but for Apple’s future Touch ID and its intrinsic role in security and finance offers a bigger differentiator than the subjective arguments …

Phones

Supernatural: an episode roadmap for beginners

Juliette Harrisson Feature Jan 14, 2015Been meaning to catch up with Sam and Dean Winchester, but just haven't found the time? Our Supernatural tips …

TV

Community season 6 start date confirmed

"Keanu Reeves, Matthew McConaughey, Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts, dinosaurs, live unicorns, gargoyles and everything". According to Joel McHale in …

Ken Jeong

Agent Carter: more Howard Stark, potential Avengers crossover

Since he disappeared in the premiere episode of <i>Agent Carter</i>, fans have been wondering if we would see more Howard Stark.<p>“Howard returns,” Marvel's …

Numerous Nerd Culture Movies Get Nominated for the 2015 Oscars

The nominations for the 2015 Oscars came out today, and with it, there were plenty of nominations for comic book and geek culture films No longer are …

'Chuck' alum Zachary Levi to star in 'Heroes Reborn'

Zachary Levi has signed on to star in NBC’s <i>Heroes Reborn</i>, EW has confirmed.<p>A relaunch of the original superhero drama, which ran from 2006 to 2010, …

Zachary Levi Will Star In NBC’s ‘Heroes’ Reboot

NBC is stubbornly following through on their <i>Heroes</i> reboot that literally no one demanded, even going so far as to fill the cast with living, breathing human beings. The latest not-robot to sign up is Zachary Levi, who starred on <i>Chuck</i> for five seasons and 876 Subway sandwiches.<p>Details about his …

'Hannibal' season 3 pushed to summer

Fans of broadcast’s most artful and gory crime drama will have to wait a little longer for season 3.<p>NBC is pushing <i>Hannibal</i> to the summer, the …

Mindy Kaling: “I don’t need marriage”

After saying she would have married her ex-partner, the “Mindy Project” star feels differently about tying the knot<p>While she might have been prepared to marry ex-partner and former co-star B.J. Novak a few years ago, Mindy Kaling has changed her tune about marriage. In a new interview with Good …

Photo Hints That Nike Could Release Self-Tying ‘Back to the Future Part II’ Sneakers In October 2015

Nike promised the futuristic self-lacing sneakers sometime in 2015, but we’ve heard no official announcements since shoe designer <b>Tinker Hatfield</b> made …

Shoes

These Actors Could Join X-Men Apocalypse Cast As Jean, Cyclops, Storm

<b>Bryan Singer</b> is preparing to shoot the next X-Men movie, <i>X-Men Apocalypse</i>, which takes place after <i>Days of Future Past</i>. That means the younger <i>First</i> …

The 88 movies we're most excited about in 2015

Here, in alphabetical order, are the films about which we’re most excited this year, but haven’t yet seen. So it doesn’t include the likes of The Falling, Carol Morley’s latest, nor the Joshua Oppenheimer’s excellent The Look of Silence, Roy Andersson’s A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Contemplating …

Mark Hamill

Retribution, a dishonest DVD release from Signature Entertainment

A couple of years ago, Peter Strickland’s avant-garde Italian horror homage Berberian Sound Studio was sold in Asda supermarkets with “exclusive” packaging that repositioned the film as if it were the latest entry in the Saw franchise. Beneath a gritty title treatment, a desaturated photograph of a …

Pseudo-science

Step into the dark fantasy worlds of artist Nicolas Delort

It all started with <i>Dragon Ball Z</i>.<p>When he was young, Nicolas Delort's friends were watching the anime and collecting the cards, but he fell in love with the black-and-white manga that inspired it all. "Akira Toriyama's ink work is so clean, precise, and elegant and I spent a lot of time tracing, at …

Digital Art