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Found - Trailer 1

Marty gets good grades, listens to his teachers,and doesn't start trouble in class. But a darkness is beginning to fall over Marty's life.

This week's film events

FrightFest, London<p>The festival christened “the Woodstock of gore” by Guillermo del Toro is back with another blood-spattered bank holiday weekend helping of current horror. Highlights include opening film The Guest, which promises Downton’s Dan Stevens as you’ve never seen him before. Hostel …

Missouri's days of unrest expose the stark reality of a segregated society

The spectacle of American police acting like an occupying army in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson has shocked and baffled outsiders, but there was an explanation, of sorts, in a sleepy, tree-lined street just five minutes' walk from the mayhem.<p>Vickie Place is a row of single family homes built in …

World Science Fiction Convention 2014 - in pictures

The 72nd World Science Fiction Convention is being held in London at the ExCel centre from 14-18 August – photographer Christian Sinibaldi visited on Friday 15

Iron Man: just a bloke, a cave and a hammer … bliss – film on TV recap

"We got a plan, and we're going to stick to it" – Tony Stark<p>As great as Guardians of the Galaxy is, it's hard not to resent Marvel for what it has done to cinema. If it wasn't bad enough that the studio is lining up 10 more-or-less identical superhero films for release between now and 2019 …

PlayStation 4 Share Play is only available in 60 minute sessions

The PlayStation 4's Share Play feature, unveiled at the Sony conference earlier this week, is only available in 60 minute sessions, according to the company.<p>GameSpot reports confirmation from Sony that players will only be able to use the "virtual couch" system for one hour at a time. Share Play …

Project CARS Gameplay Demo - IGN Live: Gamescom 2014 - IGN Video

Championship Driver, Oliver Webb and Creative Director, Andy Tudor discuss their upcoming racing simulator.

Pokemon is coming to the iPad... as a card game!

The Pokémon Trading Card Game is coming to iPad, according to Josh Wittenkeller on Twitter. The image above shows what looks like a version of The Pokémon Trading Card Game being played on a digital table on a white iPad. On the back of the cards is the familiar Pokéball design. The iPad game …

Nintendo Bringing Pokemon To iPad In Trading Card Form

The eternal dream of Nintendo showering the smartphone/tablet community with their Pokemon license may still never come to pass, but at least one aspect of the series is heading that direction. The Pokemon Trading Card Game is coming to iPad, competing with other recent digital card battling games …

'It's a huge human rights event. The Gay Games are changing the world'

Four years ago, Konstantin Yablotskiy was not looking to change his life. He had travelled to Cologne to attend the Gay Games, an LGBT-friendly athletics festival. He was a figure skater, not an activist. Most of his friends or family did not even know he was gay. But then he took to the ice in …

Denver teenager was not deemed high-level threat before fatal shooting

A teenager who fatally shot another student at his suburban Denver high school last year had been deemed “not a high level of threat” after shouting a death threat against his debate coach three months earlier, according to documents obtained by the Associated Press.<p>The disciplinary records show …

Iraq crisis: US confirms air strikes on Isis near key Mosul dam

The US confirmed on Saturday evening that its planes and drones had carried out air strikes against Islamic State (Isis) fighters in the area around Iraq’s crucial Mosul dam.<p>A statement from US Central Command said: “US military forces continued to attack [Isis] terrorists in Iraq Saturday, with a …

Highlights from The Quail 2014

The Quail brings together some of the finest in vintage sporting automobiles. From a 1947 Ford 8 N. Tractor to a 1969 Meyers Manx, here are some of the most interesting autos from this year's show. Music: Jahzzar - "Please Listen Carefully"

Vintage

Aston Martin DP-100 Vision Gran Turismo Concept 03

Created by the Aston Martin design team over the last six months, the DP-100 will be downloadable for in-game play from July 2014 and shown for the first time at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this summer.

Live: The Aston Martin DP-100

At Pebble Beach, Aston Martin Debuts Real Life Gran Turismo DP-100

This week at Pebble Beach Aston Martin debuted the real-life version of its Gran Turismo supercar, the 800-horsepower DP-100.<p>This was a particularly exciting turn of events because while this V12 coupe concept will never make it to production, it does foreshadow many design- and performance cues …

McLaren Unveils 986-hp P1 GTR Track Car at Pebble Beach

McLaren unwrapped the track-only P1 GTR at Pebble Beach.<p>In 1995, McLaren launched the F1 GTR. The car promptly went on to win at Le Mans and rather quickly joined the stupid-money parade of auctionable collectibles. Given that Pebble Beach is the ground zero for automotive bid-’em-up syndrome, it …

2014 Pebble Beach: Steve McQueen Ferrari sells for $10 million

A vintage Ferrari once owned by Steve McQueen sold for more than $10 million at Monterey Car Week.<p>The 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4, chassis number 10621, engine number 10621, went to the highest bidder Saturday night at an RM Auctions event.<p>The rare, restored GTB/4, known in the car trade as a "4-cam," …

2014 Woodward Dream Cruise: The Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance's All-American Foil – Feature

While the automotive elite were gathered on California’s Monterey Peninsula for a week of festivities collectively referred to as Pebble Beach<i>,</i> the hoi polloi of the car world converged on Detroit for the 20th annual Woodward Dream Cruise.<p>Four lanes wide (each way) and with turnarounds …

Five of Our Favorite Porsches from the 2014 Werks Reunion

The weird, wonderful world of Zuffenhausen in a nutshell: a 356SC cop car and a Carrera 3.0 RS homologation special.<p>For 2014, the Porsche Club of America decided to put its own concours on the full-to-burstin’ Pebble Beach–week docket. The first (presumably annual) Werks Reunion, held at the Rancho …

Pebble Beach 2014: Friday car auctions drive totals toward record

The auction action at this year's Monterey Car Week is well ahead of last year's pace and is likely to set a record for the highest dollar volume of any week of selling at the annual event.<p>As of Friday, $176.3 million worth of vehicles had been sold at auctions held by auction houses Bonhams, RM …

A 1996 Plan to Use NASA’s Oldest Orbiter to Make Money on the Moon

Assembly of OV-102, NASA's first spaceworthy Space Shuttle Orbiter, commenced in March 1975. The 111-ton reusable winged spaceship first reached …

California Drought Spurs Groundwater Drilling Boom in Central Valley

Drillers have more work than they can handle, as water tables fall and experts warn of long-term consequences.<p>FRESNO, California—When Floyd Arthur moved to California's Central Valley as a child in the mid-20th century, his migrant worker parents found water by digging just a few feet into the …

Jupiter and Venus will align almost completely on Monday night

Look up. A flurry of UFO "sightings" is expected early on Monday morning when a spectacular "double star" is created as the two brightest planets in the sky align almost completely.<p>In what is said to be one of the highlights of the astronomy calendar this year, the conjunction of Jupiter and Venus …

Gamescom 2014: How Assassin’s Creed Unity Seeks to Liberate Players

Viva la revolution.<p>Assassin’s Creed Unity is set in 1789 amidst the French Revolution, a turbulent yet crucial period in human history that helped …