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Eazy E’s daughter producing documentary after saying ‘pivotal moments left out’ of NWA film

MC Ren also criticises 'Straight Outta Compton' biopic for downplaying his role in rap group<p>The daughter of late NWA member <b>Eazy E</b> has stated her …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Jack Black, Bill Hader, and Fred Armisen parody VICE Media with this faux documentary

One of Hader and Armisen's first victims is the popular HBO documentary series VICE, created by Brooklyn-based VICE Media. Much has been written about the unique culture of VICE, and Hader and Armisen do their best to lampoon that culture as intrepid reporters for the Brooklyn-based news outlet …

Comedy

‘Fantastic Four’: Get Ready To Facepalm About Why The Thing’s Big Scene Was Cut

We’ve been talking about <i>Fantastic Four</i> a lot lately (the most recent news being a rumored “come at me, bro” moment between the director and Miles Teller), and today brings more dissection of what could have been. It was clear that an enormous number of scenes from the trailer never made the final …

Every new movie and TV show you can stream on Netflix this week (August 16 – August 22)

It’s that time of the week again, and BGR is bringing you a roundup of the best new Netflix movies and shows for your streaming pleasure. A lot of …

Entertainment

Kevin Costner: Waterworld is 'beloved around the world'

While Waterworld might have a firm place in the list of Hollywood’s most notorious flops, the film’s star Kevin Costner claims that it holds a special place for fans worldwide.<p>Kevin Costner: five best moments<p>Read more<p>Blogger Jeff Wells at Hollywood Elsewhere contacted the actor to apologise for …

Kevin Costner

What's New on TV, Netflix Streaming, Digital, and DVD/Blu-ray This Week: August 17-23

<i>At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's streaming on Netflix, we've got you covered.</i><p><b>New on DVD and Blu-ray</b><p><b>"NCIS"</b><br>'Tis the season for a ton of TV shows to come out on DVD, including "NCIS: The Twelfth Season," "NCIS: Los Angeles - The Sixth Season," and "NCIS: New …

Entertainment

Summer blockbusters 2015: how much can you remember? - quiz

Topics<p>Movies<br>• The film quiz<p>Avengers: Age of Ultron<br>• Mad Max: Fury Road<br>• Spy<br>• Tomorrowland<br>• Fantastic Four<br>• quizzes

Blockbusters

Scooby-dooby new: mystery-solving dog to return in animated film

Studio Warner Bros hires small-screen veteran Tony Cervone, who has worked on two television films about Scooby-Doo, to direct the new version<p>Cowardly pooch Scooby-Doo will return to his animated roots in a new Hollywood film, according to the Hollywood Reporter.<p>Studio Warner Bros has hired Emmy …

Scooby-Doo

Someone snapped a photo of Chris Hemsworth on the 'Ghostbusters' set that might reveal a plot twist

Many were either confused or tickled with joy when we all found out Thor himself, Chris Hemsworth was going to be in the "Ghostbusters" reboot.<p>The …

Ghostbusters

Quiz: Is the internet ruining your brain?

<b>New research has found that the most frequent mobile phone and internet users are most likely to be distracted.</b><p>In the first study of its kind, …

Video parody declares Batman villains are “Straight Outta Gotham”

Now that <i>Straight Outta Compton</i>has hit theaters, it’ll likely only be a week or so until the “Straight Outta” meme finally fades away to live out its …

Adam Sandler Was Almost In 'Inglourious Basterds,' And Now He Is

"Talahoohoo!"<p>Not many people remember that Adam Sandler was originally asked to play the bat-wielding "Bear Jew" in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds," but couldn't because he was busy with his own film "Funny People."<p>Well, now some Internet hero has created a clip giving us a small glimpse …

Adam Sandler

“Unbelievable” supercut of Owen Wilson lines will have you saying “wow”

Sometimes actors have various tics that make them easy to impersonate. Think about William Shatner’s unique halting speech pattern or whatever it is …

Comedy

A rare “SNL” sketch featuring Donald Trump has reportedly been scrubbed from the Internet

The sketch called “Donald Trump’s House of Wings,” despite being listed on DVDs, is nowhere to be found<p>At times, it may feel like there's nothing Donald Trump won't share with the public -- with his tasteless Rosie O'Donnell burns, menstruation speculation and extreme anti-immigrant comments -- …

We Tried the New All-Natural Pumpkin Spice Latte—and WOW

Panera Bread visited our office last week to share the details on its own pumpkin spice latte. “Our pumpkin offerings have long included real pumpkin—and this year our pumpkin spice latte takes real a step further,” says Dan Kish, Panera's head chef.<p>Here's how the ingredient lists for each</b> …

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels connecting the brain to the immune system.<p>That physical link was long thought absent, …

Neuroscience

Read Chapter One of Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee's First Novel in 55 Years

The To Kill a Mockingbird sequel will see the light of day later this month.<p>Harper Lee was <i>the</i> one-hit wonder. After publishing <i>To Kill a Mockingbird</i> in 1960 and winning the Pulitzer Prize, the world awaited a follow-up novel. It never came. Lee would go on to assist her friend Truman Capote in …

Which Color Nail Polish Best Matches This Shoe? (Or: #TheDress 2.0)

If you managed to escape #TheDress color dilemma in February, congratulations! That's quite a feat! But now, there's another eyebrow-raising "which color is this" meme making the rounds. And this time, the object in question is in the <i>Allure</i> arena: nail polish.<p>A Twitter user posted a seemingly …

Nails

Bryan Cranston, Chris Pine, and More Voice Superheroes in First Trailer For SUPERMANSION Series

Ben Affleck and DC Plotting Stand-Alone 'Batman' Film

Affleck will direct and star in planned superhero title<p>Ben Affleck has teamed with DC Comics' chief creative officer Geoff Johns to co-write a …

Comic Books

Deal: Moto E (2015) now $89.99, $99.99 for LTE version

Motorola knew how to take on the affordable market when they released their first Moto G. The phone changed everything, offering a low price that was reasonable even for emerging markets, a fair design and performance that didn’t make you want to stab through your smartphone. Now the company has an …

Mobile Technology

Coffee beans are cheap. So why is Starbucks raising its prices? | Toronto Star

Millions of groggy people this morning grubbed up an additional 5 to 20 cents for their Starbucks fix. No biggie. Most probably swiped or scanned and …

Aston Martin will team up with Red Bull on a new supercar

Hot on the heels of news that Red Bull Racing and Aston Martin could be partnering up in the world of F1, Autocar is reporting that Red Bull …

‘Inception’ And ‘Inside Out’ Were Meant To Be Mashed Together Into One Film

<i>Inception</i> mashup trailers have become an Internet art form of sorts, really. All you need to do is take footage from any other film, recut it to vaguely resemble Christopher Nolan’s 2012 thriller, and make use of the soundtrack made famous by the film’s trailer — Zack Hemsey’s “Mind Heist.” You …

Animation