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Box Office: 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Nabs Mighty $201M Overseas Debut

It won’t open until next weekend in America, but much of the worldwide movie going community got their initial sampling of Walt Disney’s <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> starting late last week, and it has already crossed the $200 million mark overseas. The much-anticipated comic book superhero sequel …

Feminists Are Fighting This ‘Body Shaming’ Beach Body Ad With Vandalism

“Are you beach body ready?”<p>That’s the question the ad above has been asking commuters on the London Underground for the past month. The campaign, which features a skinny, bikini-clad woman in all of its posters, was put together by dietary supplement company Protein World to promote its “weight …

Our Record Industry Nightmare: Unlocking the Truth’s Journey From Viral Craze to Label Hostages

Their Times Square metal performance went viral, and a trio of 11- and 12-year-olds were signed to a $1.8 million record deal. Then they realized …

Music Industry

Hack A Toy Hobbit Sword To Detect Wi-Fi

No orcs or goblins nearby, just an Internet connection<p>In <i>The Hobbit</i>, the sword Sting glows blue whenever Bilbo Baggins approaches orcs or goblins--a convenient feature in Middle-earth. In the real world, free wireless detection is more useful. “We’re always looking for fun projects that get people …

Deadpool: first official image of Ryan Reynolds in costume

Well, if you were one of those who said you'd never believe a <i>Deadpool</i> movie was happening until you saw Ryan Reynolds, in costume, on the eve of …

Russia plans superhighway linking Britain and America

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>Plans for an ambitious 19,959 kilometre superhighway …

Schick launches YouTube web series to reach younger consumers

In an early episode of the new online video series <i>MsLabelled</i>, the spunky protagonist, Ella, explains why the Internet is so influential: "Young people with money to spend, they don't want corporations telling them what to buy," she says. "They want real people giving them authentic suggestions." As …

Sean Bean on keeping up with 'Game of Thrones'

Four years after his noble character Ned Stark lost his head, Sean Bean tells <i>EW</i> what it’s like to watch <i>Game of Thrones</i> from the sidelines.<p><b>KEEPING UP</b> …

TV Series

Honest Trailers And How It Should Have Ended Double-Team ‘The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’

“Resign yourself to another <i>Hobbit</i> movie,” says the newest Honest Trailer, before making the argument that <i>The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies</i> is probably the best one simply because it’s finally ending (and we still don’t remember that one guy’s name). Because Screen Junkies made a lot of …

'Game of Thrones' actors are disturbingly good at impersonating their costars

SAN FRANCISCO — When the Night's Watch is away, <i>Game of Thrones</i> actors will play — their costars' characters.<p>Sure, any part on the HBO mega-hit is an …

Game Of Thrones Season 5 Titles For Episodes 5 Through 7 Revealed

The episode titles have been revealed for the fifth through seventh episodes of <i>Game of Thrones</i> Season Five, set to air this season on HBO.<p>Geekly Inc. …

The Internet Demands More Pushing Daisies: Our TV Reboot Tournament Has a Winner

Firefly takes second place in the bracket's most explosive match-up.<p>Everyone loves an underdog. Or, in the case of a cancelled-too-soon television show bracket, an underdog's underdog. The final round of our weeklong TV Reboot Tournament pitted a No. 7 seed in <i>Pushing Daisies</i> against top-seeded</i> …

Captain America 3 May Have Way More Superheroes Than We Thought

Marvel's <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> is already shaping up to be so much more than <i>just</i> a Captain America movie. With an expansive cast, some are …

Another Popular ‘Game Of Thrones’ Theory May Have Just Been Proven On Reddit

(This goes without saying but for the sake of saying it, SPOILERS AHEAD.)<p>Season 5 of <i>Game of Thrones</i> is coming and with it some major fan theories about the fate of the show’s main characters. We may have already figured out the spoilers the new GoT trailer just dropped on Sansa’s return to …

Things We Won't Say About Race That Are True, Channel 4, review: 'zealous'

In this thought-provoking documentary, Trevor Phillips explained why we need to start talking about race again<p>Once, as head of the Commission for Racial Equality, Trevor Phillips was derided as a poster boy for political correctness. These days, he seems to revel in controversy.<p>With the glee of a …

An anthology of the final decade: exploring Iran's past through art

Polaroids by Kaveh Golestan<p>A lizard-headed strongman and a nineteenth-century noblewoman pose together on a chaise lounge. Outstretched before a crowd of Qajar dignitaries lies a nude woman. A monstrous birdman clutches a bunch of bloodied and shrivelled heads, which dangle from his fist like a …

South Asia

A Long-Time ‘Game Of Thrones’ Actor Was Startled To Learn He Or She Dies This Season

<i>Game of Thrones</i> took over not only this week’s <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>, but also the internet, where we’ve reported on HBO wanting the show to last longer than seven seasons and MORE DRAGONS PLEASE. But lost in the Stannis shuffle is this interview, via Winter Is Coming, with a current <i>Game of Thrones</i> …

Game of Thrones: Early season 5 premiere reviews say...

<b>UPDATED</b><i>: Game of Thrones</i> season 5 had its world premiere at the Tower of London on Wednesday night and UK critics are scrambling to post the first …

TV Series

‘Wake up to Eggs with Bacon’, A Hilarious Commercial Where Kevin Bacon Shares Healthy Facts About Eggs

“Wake up to Eggs with Bacon” is a hilarious commercial–created by Incredible Egg–about eggs that stars none other than Kevin Bacon, the star of <i>The</i> …

'Game of Thrones' showrunners answer burning season 5 questions

The showrunners of <i>Game of Thrones</i> are taking some big questions about season 5. Below, David Benioff and Dan Weiss (along with producer Bryan Cogman) …

TV Series

Putin is back - but where's Obama? | Russia

Well, the wait is over. Having been away from public sight for 11 long days, Russian President Vladimir Putin finally reappeared on March 16, hosting a summit with the Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev, in the grand surroundings of the Constantine Palace outside St Petersburg, basking in the …

Steven Moffat Says The New ‘Sherlock’ Special Will Travel Back In Time To Victorian London

<i>Sherlock</i> will be returning to television in the somewhat near future. According to series co-creator Steven Moffat, they are about finished filming a new 90 minute special episode and it’s going to take place over 100 years ago in Victorian London. Moffat briefly spoke with Entertainment Weekly on …

SXSW: Female gamers tell their stories in ‘GTFO,’ which tackles industry sexism | Hero Complex – movies, comics, pop culture – Los Angeles Times

<b>THE PLAYER</b><p>“GTFO” is a new film that looks at harassment of women in the gaming industry. (Shannon Sun-Hugginson / “GTFO”)<p>AUSTIN, Texas — Today’s game-playing audience is split nearly 50/50 along gender lines, according to recent studies, and nearly 70% of those dedicated players are over 18.<p>These …

16 Cookies That Can Literally Be Thrown Together At the Very Last Minute

We've all been there before.<p>Your mind is about to be blown when you find out how easy these fancy semi-homemade treats are to make. Translation: Behold the most gorgeous cookie recipes that only require a tube of store-bought dough, or few ingredients with zero effort. This piece originally …

Dessert

Puppy Beheading Charges Upgraded For Teens Due To ‘Horrific Nature’ Of Crime

A horrific puppy beheading video has two teens in hotter water than they previously expected.<p>Ashley Johnston, 18, and his 17-year-old companion are …

Avengers: Age Of Ultron - all 10 new character posters

UPDATE:<p>And here's another update to this post, with the new character poster for Ultron (as voiced/played by James Spader in the film). That should …

Artist Christoph Niemann Creates Playful Drawings That Interact With Art at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City

During a recent visit to the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, artist Christoph Niemann (previously) created a series of drawings that playfully …

Game of Thrones: 5 business lessons from the Seven Kingdoms

A new book, Game of Thrones on Business, argues that Bill Clinton is just like Jon Snow, and that Daenerys and Netflix share the same business strategy<p><i>Warning: this article contains spoilers for the first four seasons of HBO's Game of Thrones</i><p>Why is a raven like a writing desk? Because when it comes …

GAME OF THRONES Cast Tries to Summarize The First Four Seasons in 30 Seconds

15 Things Australia Does Better Than Britain

Like keeping quiet about the fact that you left us on a paradise island to go back to your land of grey and fog.

Castles