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Zoe Saldana Used The Ice Bucket Challenge To Show Off Her Baby Bump

In accepting his own ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> director James Gunn called out Gamora herself, Zoe Saldana, to be the next of many, many, many celebrities to dump ice water on their heads for the sake of spreading awareness and raising money for ALS. The only problem with …

Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett Get Wild for 'Jungle Book: Origins'

The upcoming live-action adaptation of "The Jungle Book: Origins" is getting an increasingly fancy cast.<p>The directorial debut of mo-cap master Andy Serkis has added Oscar winners Cate Blanchett and Christian Bale to a star-studded lineup that already includes Benedict Cumberbatch,Tom Hollander, …

Jackie Chan’s Son Was Arrested During A Drug Crackdown In China

Jackie Chan’s 32-year-old son, Jaycee, has been arrested as part of the Chinese government’s drug crackdown in Beijing. The plus side is that it was only weed, the downside is that it was a lot of weed, and he got caught in mainland China.<p>Police say they detained Jaycee Chan, who is originally from …

Watch Brad Pitt Kill Nazis With A Tank In ‘Fury’

As I’ve said on many occasions, you can never have too many movies about killing Nazis. I loved <i>X-Men: First Class</i>, but I would’ve loved it even more if the whole film was just Magneto traveling to foreign lands killing increasingly elderly Nazis with a pillow. David Ayer’s <i>Fury</i>, which will close the …

Here Are All the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Easter Eggs in One Handy Video

Even if you're a giant fan of "Guardians of the Galaxy," you might not have caught all of these tasty Easter eggs uncovered in James Gunn's new movie. In just over six minutes, this video details all the influences and references in "GotG," from Indiana Jones to "The Hangover." There are also tons …

Tom Cruise Takes the Ice Bucket Challenge ... Seven Times

When Tom Cruise does something, he likes to take it over the top.<p>So when he and the cast and crew of "Mission: Impossible 5" were challenged to the ALS ice bucket challenge, he didn't just take one bucket. Oh no. Cruise and director Chris McQuarrie took seven and a half buckets each!<p>The "M:I5" crew …

Robert Pattinson's Ice Bucket Challenge Is Hilariously Improvised

Robert Pattinson is a resourceful actor who works with his god-given talents to bring compelling performances to the big screen. He's also a resourceful guy who works with what he has when Zac Efron nominates him for the ALS ice bucket challenge.<p>In the video, which, it should be noted, was posted …

Step Right Up and Enjoy the Creepy New 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Teaser

Well, folks. The first official teaser trailer for the fourth installment of Ryan Murphy's creep-tastic horror anthology series, "American Horror Story: Freak Show" has arrived.<p>The newly released clip may be short, but it's just spooky enough to get us even more excited for the show's October 8th …

Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett join Warner's 'Jungle Book: Origins'

Talk about a rumble in the jungle: Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett and Benedict Cumberbatch are among the big-name actors to join the cast of Warner Bros.' "Jungle Book: Origins," setting up a star-studded showdown with Disney's rival Rudyard Kipling adaptation, "The Jungle Book."<p>Bale will voice the …

Film Industry

James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge: I'm not just some rich guy on a ride

When James Cameron accepted a best director academy award in 1998 for Titanic, clutching his golden statuette and quoting Leonardo DiCaprio’s character – “I’m the king of the world!” – to a live audience of millions, it was more than a moment of self-congratulation from a characteristically …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world

Amazing Collection of Mushroom Images Look Almost Alien-Like

Photographer Steve Axford makes it his business to find and document some of the world’s rarest organisms such as mushrooms. Very many mushrooms! The …

NASA Releases 3.2 Gigapixel #GlobalSelfie

A month ago yesterday, NASA invited everyone on Earth to step outside, snap a “selfie” and share it via social media using #GlobalSelfie as the …

How to Use Channel Mixer in Photoshop to Create Amazing Black and White Images

In the early days of digital, one of the biggest criticisms was that black and white images were nowhere near as good as their film based …

Latest Hot Celebrity Pictures from Cannes

Quick Tutorial Shows You How to Create a Tilt-Shift Effect in Photoshop

Tilt-shift images can be made one of two ways: one is to capture them in-camera using a tilt-shift lens, and the other is to create the effect in …

Tyler Shields Feeds Genuine $100K Hermes Bag to a Gator… Because… Art

It’s a safe bet the majority of people consider $100,000 a bit steep for a handbag, and if they were ever given one as a gift, they would probably go …

Simple Photoshop Script Imports Multiple Images as Layers in a Single Document

No matter how many hours you spend in Photoshop each day, it’s inevitable there’s a feature or utility within the app you’re yet to use or are …

Do You Know These 10 Selection Tools in Adobe Photoshop?

When it comes to localized image editing, Photoshop is probably a photographer’s best choice among different post-processing software. The beauty and …

Tutorials

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say | Inc.com

While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, serial entrepreneur and founder of TwitterCounter and The Next Web, …

Public Speaking

Tennessee brings back electric chair during lethal injection drug scarcity

Tennessee has decided how it will respond to a nationwide scarcity of lethal injection drugs for death-row inmates: with the electric chair.<p>Republican Gov. Bill Haslam signed a bill into law Thursday allowing the state to electrocute death row inmates in the event prisons are unable to obtain the …