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The Revenant: first reactions to DiCaprio thriller suggest Oscar potential

Alejandro González Iñárritu’s much-anticipated survival thriller The Revenant has had a warm reception on Twitter after it screened for the first time over the weekend.<p>Director defends The Revenant after shoot branded a 'living hell'<p>Read more<p>Despite a global embargo on reviews until December, …

It’s time to cancel “Oscar season”: Why no one is going to see this year’s big contenders

Studios crowd the fall months with their prestige offerings, leaving audiences stretched thin<p>Nico Lang<p>November 23, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>It might not seem like movies like "The Walk," "Beasts of No Nation," "Steve Jobs," "Our Brand Is Crisis" and "Freeheld" have much in common and they don’t—besides …

The First Official Look at Game of Thrones Season 6 Is All About Jon Snow

Dead is dead . . . until maybe it’s not.<p>If you believe the word of <i>Game of Thrones</i>’s creators, Jon Snow is as dead as it gets. But that doesn’t mean they can resist featuring him prominently in the first marketing materials for their new season.<p>Is Jon Snow dead? We have our own theories, and clearly</i> …

First 'Game of Thrones' Season 6 Poster Teases Return Date, Jon Snow

Unlike Jon Snow, we now know something: The month "Game of Thrones" Season 6 will premiere! It's April. It's usually April, so no big shock, but there were whispers on Dragon Street that maybe the premiere would be pushed back in 2016, thanks to HBO's new show schedule.<p>But no. It's April. And Jon …

GAME OF THRONES Season 6 Poster Teases Jon Snow

After a gory death, 'Game of Thrones' revives Jon Snow

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - HBO’s medieval saga “Game of Thrones” is known for serving up graphic deaths of its lead characters, but when fan favorite Jon Snow was killed off, avid followers speculated every theory and sighting that would bring back their heroic soldier.<p>Actor Kit Harrington arrives for …

Amazon Has Plastered New York Subway Cars with Nazi Imagery [Updated]

A bad idea in the name of a pretty good show.<p><b>Update (Nov. 24, 2:20 P.M.):</b> Amazon is pulling the offending ads from subway cars. An M.T.A. spokesperson told <i>Variety</i> this morning, “Amazon has just decided to pull the ads.” There is no word yet on when exactly the ads will be removed.<p>Amazon’s …

Leonardo DiCaprio Will Finally Win That Oscar, if Voters Can Handle The Revenant

The wilderness drama debuts in New York and Hollywood, and the one thing everyone can agree on: it’s Leo’s time.<p>This is going to be the year <b>Leonardo DiCaprio</b> finally wins that Oscar.<p>We’ve been saying it for months now—and years, really, if you go back to those heady <i>Wolf of Wall Street</i>/<i>Blood …

Pierce Brosnan: I was 'kicked to the kerb' as James Bond after Die Another Day

Former 007 describes his ‘shock’ after being dismissed as the charismatic British spy in brief phone call with saga’s producers<p>Pierce Brosnan has revealed he was unceremoniously “kicked to the kerb” by James Bond producers following his final turn as the suave secret agent in 2002’s Die Another Day.<p>…

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Watch This “Van Gogh” Filter Turn A Time-Lapse Into An Impressionist Dream

Last September, we shared an experimental project that mashes up the work of famous artists–like Van Gogh and Picasso–with standard photo and video files shot by anyone. The results made it look like Instagram had instituted a Van Gogh filter. And in this new clip by the Polish artist Weather …

How to Function at Work When You Get Almost No Sleep

Yes, we know you're supposed to get seven to eight hours of sleep a night. Here's what to do when you don't.<p>My wife and I are new parents. (Yay!) That means we get--no joke--maybe 50 percent as much sleep as we used to, if we're lucky. (Boo!)<p>That's not sustainable, and I know it's not healthy. Yet …

World Cup memorable matches: Uruguay v Hungary 1954

In many regards the 1954 World Cup can be looked back on as the greatest ever. It was the first time that matches were shown live on television, it boasted more goals per game than any other edition in history, and it had a final that was truly memorable with a late twist in the tale.<p>Yet even in …

Copper Beech Farm, Greenwich, Conn.

Copper Beech Farm, named for the large copper beech trees populating the property, occupies 50 acres on Long Island Sound, including two offshore islands, a private beach and a 13,500-square foot Victorian mansion. It is listed publicly for sale for the first time in more than a century and first …

Ukrainian Billionaires Play Politics

<i>Reporting by Yuri Aksenov, freelance reporter based out of Kiev.</i><p>Money and politics go hand in hand. Never so has this been made more obvious than in Ukraine as one billionaire after another has entered the political fray – two running for the presidency, others sponsoring anti-Russia flash mobs. In …

Miranda Kerr causes billionaire brawl on Bondi Beach

Lachlan Murdoch, son of Rupert, brokers peace after Sydney street brawl between James Packer and fellow billionaire David Gyngell reportedly linked to supermodel Miranda Kerr<p>Following his warning to Australian billionaire James Packer that he was "going to punch him", David Gyngell, the tycoon's …

Why Disney's 'Maleficent' Matters

Disney’s <i>Maleficent</i> brought in $70 Million at the box office during its opening weekend. The real significance of the film, however, has nothing to do with revenue. Instead, it represents a cultural shift that can potentially have profound implications for our children.<p>In fact, what’s remarkable is …

What Auto Execs Think

What companies do the world's auto executives think will increase their market share from now until 2018? KMPG's 14th Annual Automotive Executive Survey, published in April, gives the auto industry a sense of who will lead and who will fall behind. Here is a look at the auto makers, their marques …

Argentina World Cup preview

Introduction<p>Argentina will travel to Brazil expecting to make the semi-finals at least – and that would be an improvement on the past 20 years. The firepower at their disposal is formidable and, for the superstitious, Messi’s age (26) is the same as Maradona’s when Argentina last lifted the World …

Romelu Lukaku has first hat-trick wiped from the record books

FIFA said in an emailed statement that it did not recognise the friendly as an ‘A’ game because Belgium made too many substitutions during the course of the match.<p>The ruling also means that Adnan Januzaj’s senior debut for Belgium is also wiped from the records.<p>FIFA’s rules limit the number of …

Trinidad and Tobago player bows to Lionel Messi

Footballers are encouraged to respect their opponents at all times, but Trinidad and Tobago’s Ataullah Guerra took that concept a little too far when he came face-to-face with Argentina’s Lionel Messi.<p>As he lined up to shake hands during the pre-match introductions, Guerra eschewed the traditional …

World Cup Brazil Will Generate $4 Billion for FIFA, 66% More Than 2010 Tournament

How big of a business is soccer’s quadrennial tournament for FIFA (International Association of Federation Football), the sport’s international governing body?<p>World Cup Brazil will generate $4 billion in total revenue for FIFA, or 66% more than the previous tournament in South Africa in 2010. The …