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Star Wars: The Force Awakens - Mark Hamill finally gives interview

It's been interesting and commendable to see just how the pre-publicity for next month's <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> has managed to keep things under …

Star Wars

Netflix managed to get 'House of Cards' up and running on an original Nintendo console

Last year, they experimented with using the Oculus Rift to watch Netflix in virtual reality. This year, some daring engineers managed to get Netflix running on an original Nintendo NES game console, according to Gizmodo, and the results are hilariously awful.<p>It turns out that navigating through the …

House of Cards

My 10 Hours Spent Watching Shia LaBeouf Watch Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf Is Watching All Of His Movies In A Theater For Three-Straight Days

Right now, in New York City’s Angelika Film Center, Shia LaBeouf is DO(ing) IT. And by “IT,” I mean, for the next three days, he’s watching all of his movies in reverse chronological order. That’s his entire filmography, from this year’s <i>Man Down</i> to <i>Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind</i> (it came out in …

Osgood is back! In the studio for UNIT: Extinction, an all-new Doctor Who spinoff

Ingrid Oliver returns as Petronella Osgood - only this time, she's the star of her very own series.<p>It's June 10, 2015 and Ingrid Oliver has just …

In Greece, Driverless Buses Are Now Accepting Passengers

An automated bus program goes with the flow of traffic<p>Greek commuters have a new way to get to work: a completely driverless bus that operates within normal traffic. The buses are part of a program that has been running in Trikala, Greece, since earlier this summer, but so far they’ve only been …

Xbox One Backwards Compatible Xbox 360 Games List Leaked In Full

It’s a big couple of weeks for gamers with the release of Fallout 4 on the horizon and Microsoft’s Xbox One seeing its software receive its biggest …

Japanese Scientists Create Nearly Unbreakable Glass For Commercial Use

A group of scientists at the University of Tokyo's Institute of Industrial Science in Japan believes they have discovered a way to make glass nearly …

Nanotech

Watch This Animation of a Bill Murray Interview From the '80s

“I‘m just an obnoxious guy who can make it appear charming, that’s what they pay me to do.”<p>T.J. English did a Q&A with Bill Murray (who didn’t know it was going to be a Q&A) for <i>Irish America</i> magazine in back in 1988. Blank on Blank and PBS Digital Studios present the quirky interview with cartoon …

The Legend of Zelda Maker is Real, and Quite Promising

Despite the project not being a Nintendo-developed game, <i>The Legend of Zelda Maker</i> is a real thing, made entirely by one hardcore <i>Zelda</i> fan.<p>Featured …

Retrogaming

TEEN TITANS GO! Hilariously Burns Themselves In New Clip

IMDb Ranks the Top 25 Movies From the Last 25 Years

Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, IMDb – the quintessential source for movie details big and small – has decided to release a list of the …

Django Unchained

Deadpool joins Earth's Mightiest Heroes in Avengers #0

After years of running around with Spider-Man, Wade Wilson's Deadpool has finally joined The Avengers. In one of short stories found in the recently released book, <i>Avengers #0</i>, Deadpool can be seen returning from a mission he was ordered to complete by none other than Captain America, Steve …

With Bob And David Trailer: Netflix's Newest Comedy Looks Amazing

If you’re of a certain age (read: old), then you may be one of those people who believes that television just hasn’t been the same since 1998 when <i>Mr.</i> …

Comedy

Rumor: Zelda: Twilight Princess icon found within the Wii U eShop

NWPlayer123, a person known within the gaming scene for data mining various games such as Splatoon, posted a brief chat she had with another person …

Playboy Will No Longer Publish Nude Photos: Report

Now readers of Playboy, the glossy men's magazine known for its nude fold-outs, can honestly say they are buying the magazine for its articles.<p>Playboy will no longer publish nude photographs of women, the New York Times reported on Monday in an article quoting Scott Flanders, the company's chief …

Fidel Castro

KFC's Colonel Sanders' Evil Twin Is DC Comics' Newest Supervillain

Let's start with the facts:<p>This week, DC Comics released a free comic book called <i>KFC: The Colonel of Two Worlds</i>, "starring The Flash and Colonel Sanders." You can read it here, but in case you can't (or won't), I can in fact confirm that it stars The Flash and none other than Colonel Sanders.<p>It …

Comic Books

Weird Simpsons VHS

The cumulus clouds part, that big yellow type pushes towards the screen, and a heavenly choir announces a refrain known throughout the world:“The …

Intelligent machines: Will we accept robot revolution?

<b>Would you share your home with a robot or work side by side with one? People are starting to do both, which has put the relationship we have with them under the spotlight and exposed both our love and fear of the machines that are increasingly becoming a crucial part of our lives.</b><p>In Japan they grow …

Robotics

Will Smith Says He Never Met Jared Leto...Only The Joker

Christian Living, How to Live a Christian Life, Crossmap | Crossmap

The world watched, as I did, in awe of 17-year-old, Chloe Kim, catapulting herself into the air rotating her body ...<p>Joy Behar recently said on "The …

A Conversation with the Guy Who Just Epically Trolled Cable News

Jon Hendren spent an entire segment talking about Edward Scissorhands instead of Edward Snowden. No one noticed.<p>It's not easy making cable news programs look any sillier than they already are, but when you invite a well known Twitter wiseass on-air to talk about the issues of the day, it only …

Hung Up

'Ip Man 3' Teaser Trailer Starring Mike Tyson

The baddest man on the planet hits the big screen. Again.<p>Iron Mike Tyson has joined the cast of the legendary Hong Kong martial arts franchise <i>Ip Man</i>. The biographical film series, based up on the trials and tribulations of real life Wing Chun master Yip Man, has been running since 2008 and the …

Blowing Up "The Leftovers"

Co-creator Damon Lindelof and star Justin Theroux talk about the show's second season — its move to Texas, diversifying the cast, and why it almost didn't return.<p>A meditation on grief, anger, survival, loss, and madness — it's safe to say that there's never been anything on television like <i>The</i> …

31 Terrifying Horror Films To Stream This October

Netflix and kill.<p><b>Oct. 1:</b> <i>Children of the Corn</i> (1984). Start the month off right with the scariest thing there is: kids. Based on a Stephen King short story, <i>Children of the Corn</i> was poorly received at the time but has gained a cult following, because children are terrifying.<p><b>Oct. 2:</b> <i>The Babadook</i> …

Celebrate the Japanese New Year with $226 Super Mario food

Beside diversifying into smartphone games, Nintendo is also planning to boost its profits by expanding the range of products it's willing to license its popular IP to. Here in Japan, we're starting to see the fruits of that initiative — the company just released <i>Animal Crossing</i> and <i>Splatoon</i> stickers …

Retrogaming

Review: HEROES REBORN Returns To Original Form and I'm Back In