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10 Popular Cauliflower Recipes to Make Right Now

One of the coolest things about being an adult (I use that term loosely) is to see foods that used to take a backseat to other showstoppers finally …

2016 Award Season Screenplay Downloads — 43 Total!

2016 Award Season Screenplay Downloads — 43 Total!<p><i>Three new scripts:</i> 20<i>th Century Women, The Invitation, Moonlight.</i><p>Christmas comes early for …

Screenwriting

J.J. Abrams Reveals The Dark Backstory Of Kylo Ren’s Table Of Ashes

Kylo Ren, amongst other things, is a hoarder. But he doesn’t hoard dice or old-school lightsabers, or even, mugs from cantinas across the universe. It turns out Ben Solo’s dust pile, whose origins have been irking super fans attempting to dissect everything in <i>The Force Awakens,</i> is his favorite …

Kylo Ren

The Story Behind Heath Ledger’s Joker Transformation

Looking back on comic book movies from the last 25 years or so, few performances stand out like Heath Ledger as The Joker in the 2008’s <i>The Dark Knight</i>. His twisted, manic take on the quintessential <i>Batman</i> villain redefined the character for Nolan’s dark, grounded film and the approach resonated with …

Comic Books

‘Silence of the Lambs’ at 25: The Complete Buffalo Bill Story

You never know what’s going to happen with an audition,” actor Ted Levine remembers of the first time he portrayed Jame Gumb, <i>The Silence of the Lambs</i> …

We gathered six directors, including Quentin Tarantino and Ridley Scott, in a room. Here's what they said.

Filmmaking is a collaborative art. Yet most movie directors work alone, in the sense that there is only one. So when a group of directors get together to talk about how they do what they do, it is with a genuine interest and curiosity in how others might approach the same problems and …

Danny Boyle

Quentin Tarantino Can’t Stand ‘True Detective,’ Names His Favorite Shows To Watch Instead

Quentin Tarantino stands less than five months away from the release of his eighth film, <i>The Hateful Eight</i>, which recently presented a glorious trailer. The man sat down for a tremendous interview with Vulture, where he reveals he’s finished an hour of the film. QT hopes the story, which takes place …

TV

24 Crazy Delicious Recipes That Are Super Low-Carb

Low-carb really doesn't suck when you can sear a perfect steak and turn vegetables into pizza.

7 Easy Slow Cooker Pasta Sauces to Last You All Week

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Beef Goulash from CHOW</i>Generally speaking, pasta isn’t the sort of dish you turn to when you’re looking for a big, …

14 Ways for How to Lose Belly Fat Fast

My friend Kimberly was making yet another series of desperate New Year’s weight loss resolutions.<p>“Every year, I starve myself for months, I lose …

7 Reasons to Cook Your Summer Squash in the Slow Cooker

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Summer Squash from CHOW</i>Summer squashes are a wonderful thing, except for when they’re overcooked into oblivion. Which is …

I Create Illustrations Using Everyday Objects (part 4)

Throughout the years I’ve realized that simple objects can represent hundreds of different things and can have a completely different meaning.<p>This is …

High Times Cannabis Cup Southern California 2015 (Part 1)

Comic-Con: Tarantino's killer panel for his bloody Western 'Hateful Eight'

Comic-book movies understandably dominate the conversation at<p>Comic-Con, but there are plenty of film panels that don't have anything to do with capes, tights or superpowers – and this year, one of the most highly anticipated was Saturday's Hall H presentation forQuentin Tarantino's upcoming …

Oregon Bakery Must Pay For Refusing To Make Wedding Cake For Lesbian Couple

The owners of an Oregon bakery must pay $135,000 in damages for refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple, a state official ruled on Thursday.<p>Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian agreed with a preliminary ruling that Sweet Cakes by Melissa illegally discriminated against a Portland …

Short film “Sundays” goes viral, sparks Hollywood’s hottest bidding war: The age of the tiny movie with big ambitions is here

<b>Brian Petsos in "Sundays" (Vimeo/PostPanic)</b><p>Don’t sleep on these shorts — the latest mini-film could turn into tomorrow’s blockbuster or hot new show UPDATED<p>Gary M. Kramer<p>April 3, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p><i>This story has been updated.</i><p>The most recent high-stakes Hollywood bidding war was over a short film? …

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6 Ways Campus Cops Are Becoming More Like Regular Police

Despite increased coverage of policing issues lately, the growing powers of campus police departments, both public and private, have largely remained …

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Prepare a grill or grill pan for high heat cooking. Grill bread, zucchini, squash and bell pepper about 5 minutes. Flip and grill on the second side …

Recipes

Sleeping Around: How to Sleep in a Sensory Deprivation Tank

<i>"Sleeping Around" is a recurring blog post series where Dr. Winter, a sleep specialist, goes beyond the typical questions about healthy sleep and seeks out the most unique sleep circumstances to offer his assistance in how to tackle them. Even if your problems are not as extreme, hopefully the</i> …

The Flash vs. Daredevil: Who’s the best new superhero on TV?

Who would win in a fight? Hard to say, but here’s how their excellent rookie show seasons fared against each other<p>I don’t think it’s a controversial statement to say that the two best live-action, non-humorous superhero TV shows ever appeared in the past year: “Daredevil” and “The Flash.” Though …

13 Eggs Benedict Recipes Bound to Cure Boring Breakfasts

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Eggs Benedict. One of those dishes that we all love but are a little too intimidated to make at home. Poaching the perfect eggs and …

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ABC Fall Schedule Takes Cable Approach For 2015/2016

And just like that, another network has given its audience some time to prepare its nightly schedule for the coming season. However, in ABC’s case (and as predicted earlier today based on its programming slate), it appears the alphabet network is going to be going heavy on the idea of limited …

Stephen King’s ‘The Stand’ Is Bloated, Racist, And (Somehow) Still A Masterpiece

We love the apocalypse. Zombie invasions, nuclear holocausts, a ragged band of survivors — we’re fascinated by these stories because they’re as attractive as they are terrifying. On the surface, they represent the primal horror of everything we know disappearing. All of our loved ones, dead. All …

Stephen King

'Star Wars: the Force Awakens': 15 behind-the-scenes photos fans saw at the Celebration panel

J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy in the Millennium Falcon, before they make the jump to hyperspace<p>Kathleen Kennedy and J.J. Abrams<p>…

'Impossible' Space Engine May Actually Work, NASA Test Suggests

It's really starting to look as if an "impossible" space propulsion technology actually works.<p>Researchers at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston …