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The True Story Behind This New Documentary Is Mind-Boggling

The new documentary <b>Three Identical Strangers</b> tells the story of triplets separated at birth. A reunion of three identical brothers who had no idea the others existed would be powerful stuff all on its own, but there's way more to the story. According to <b>USA Today</b>, director Tim Wardle wants audiences …

Documentaries

What’s New To Hulu July 2018: ‘Castle Rock,’ ‘Harlots,’ ‘Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure’ And More

Somehow it’s already the halfway point of 2018. Or maybe I should say it’s <i>only</i> the halfway point of 2018? Either way, here we are–it’s July 1st, …

Entertainment

The Top 20 Best Horror Films Of The Past 3 Years

Every few years, I like to take time to highlight the best and most recent films of various genres. Horror in particular is a genre deserving regular updates and assessments, because there’s been such a wonderful resurgence of high-quality, unique horror filmmaking. We often talk about being in a …

Horror

The true story of Three Identical Strangers gets crazier at every turn—and then seriously disturbing

There are three different potential audiences for the documentary <i>Three Identical Strangers</i>: 1) people for whom that title signifies nothing in …

Siblings

The Best Stereo Receiver

After considering 10 models and performing more than 70 hours of testing, we think the Sony STR-DH190 is the best affordable stereo receiver—a great …

Detroit: Become Human patch will let players undo a vital moment

What is freedom?<p><i>Detroit: Become Human</i> presents players with all kinds of choices, from the mundane to the heart-wrenching, but an upcoming patch for the sci-fi adventure will allow players to take back a decision that seemed like the only permanent decision in the entire game.<p>[<b>W</b><b>arning:</b> This post …

Did Westworld Make a Huge Mistake or Did It Reveal a Big Secret?

This week's episode of <i>Westworld</i> was one of its best; a hyper-focused tale of eternal love and a spiritual look at this complicated world through the …

5 Best 4k TVs Of 2018

We buy our own products and put them under the same testing methodology so that you can easily compare them. Unlike most websites, we do not get our products directly from the manufacturers, which means our units aren’t handpicked and actually represent what you would buy yourself. We spend a lot …

Jabra Elite 65t review: Put down your AirPods

Whether you like it or not, true wireless earbuds are having a moment. They actually have for a while now, and Apple's introduction of AirPods only added fuel to the fire. Most of the big names in audio have introduced models, following the path Bragi forged with the Dash back in 2016. While …

‘Westworld’ Creator Lisa Joy Addresses Where The Plot Is Going As It Leads Into A Legendary Wrestler’s Career

Spoilers for Westworld below!<p><i>Westworld</i>‘s first season was a massive hit with viewers, even with red herrings and mysteries chucked at them at a pace that was difficult to navigate. For most of the first season and a good amount of the current second season, there’s been little sense of where the …

LG's UP870 4K Blu-ray player review: All killer, no filler - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The LG UP870 4K Blu-ray player, for the same price as many HD-only models, is excellent value for money. It offers the best disc-loading speeds of any player to date and is capable of excellent image quality.<p><b>The Bad</b> The player lacks the features you might expect for a 4K player including …

Audiophile

LG OLEDC8P review: LG's OLED takes commanding first-half lead for best 2018 TV - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The LG C8 is the best performing TV we've tested to date. It delivers perfect black levels, wide viewing angles, accurate color and a great bright-room picture. Uniformity and video-processing options are slightly better than last year. Its striking design features a super-slim panel.<p><b>The</b> …

A Complete And Definitive Ranking Of The Members Of Bullet Club

In 2013, Prince Devitt turned on Apollo 55 partner Ryusuke Taguchi and teamed up with fellow foreigners Karl Anderson, Bad Luck Fale, and Tama Tonga to form a heel stable that loved gun imagery and hated following the rules. Since then, New Japan Pro Wrestling‘s Bullet Club has grown to become the …

TCL's premium 4K HDR Roku TVs start at $649

TCL had a pretty good year in 2017, with over 23 million TVs shipped around the world. It even climbed the ranks to become the number two TV brand in the US, according to last September's NPD report. One of the reasons for that is the affordable price point of its TVs, as well as its partnership …

Millie Bobby Brown Made a Video of Her Dancing to "Walmart Boy"

This is seriously impressive.<p>The Internet just can't get enough of the viral sensation that is "Walmart Boy." And just when you think you've seen it all with this latest meme, Millie Bobby Brown has surprised us all.<p>The <i>Stranger Things</i> star pulled out all the stops for her tribute to the young …

Mason Ramsey

25 years before Black Panther, a box-office bomb broke ground for black superheroes

<i>With</i> <i>Age Of Heroes</i>, <i>Tom Breihan picks the most important superhero movie of every year, starting with the genre’s early big-budget moments and moving</i> …

Tony Gilroy Looks Back at Intense ‘Rogue One’ Reshoots: Lucasfilm Was ‘In So Much Terrible Trouble’

Gilroy got incredibly candid with podcast host Brian Koppelman about the time he stepped in to save "Rogue One."<p>“Solo: A Star Wars Story” is gearing …

scifi

Looking for the best TV? 2018 is the year to move up to OLED and here's why…

By Luke Edwards<p>Sony may have originated OLED televisions, but it's LG that's been the main driving force in putting them in living rooms. Admittedly, …

TCL’s affordable, impressive 6-Series 4K HDR Roku TVs will be available by May 1st

TCL’s 6-Series 4K HDR Roku TVs, the follow-up to last year’s excellent P-Series, will be available by May 1st. The company announced a release timeframe today, but stopped short of confirming pricing; TCL has said that the 55-inch model 6-Series will retain the price point of the P-Series ($650), …

QLED can't beat OLED. So why is Samsung pushing it so hard?

If you are in the market for a new TV, last week you may have seen Samsung parade its 2018 line-up, headlined by its latest QLED models.<p>Aside from …

LG’s premium 2018 OLED TVs have lower starting prices than ever

Once they go on sale, it might be hard to resist putting one in your living room<p>LG has set $3,000 as the baseline price if you want one of the company’s latest, most advanced OLED TVs. That’s for the 55-inch model of the C8 series, which includes LG’s new a9 processor for reduced noise and smoother …

OLEDs

7 Fascinating Details We Learned From Classic Movie Novelizations

Before the rise of on-demand entertainment sources, fans who fell in love with movies didn’t have many options beyond waiting for a theatrical …

Download 8 of the 10 Screenplays Nominated for the 2018 Oscars Right Now

Here's your chance to download and read these Oscar-nominated scripts for free.Here at NFS, we've posted links to many of the screenplays vying for …

How quantum dots could challenge OLED for best TV picture

We've said it before but it bears repeating: Samsung's QLED TV technology is not the same as LG's OLED TV technology.<p>Sure they have similar names, down to the little slash that makes an "O" into a "Q," but according to CNET's tests for picture quality, OLED is superior. It's also fundamentally …

My New Year’s resolution is to play more indie role-playing games

Time to turn this weird collection into a regular game night<p>Over the weekend, I did something extraordinary. I stepped into the ring of a local, low-budget wrestling league and beat a man senseless with a chain.<p>No, I haven’t been working with a personal trainer, and I’m not looking for new career …

A Visual History of Godzilla

Yes, Godzilla dunked a basketball in the Grand Canyon.<p>Godzilla is one of the most recognizable movie monsters of all time. There's a good chance you …

Alabama beats Georgia in epic national championship comeback

ATLANTA -- Jalen Hurts might have a 25-2 record as the starting quarterback at Alabama, including back-to-back trips to the College Football Playoff …

Make Mine Marvel! Actually, They Want You To "Create Your Own" Comics

Have you ever wanted to create your own Marvel comic? Many fans are going to answer a resounding “YES!” to that, and now a new tool created in …

Comics

The Story of D&D Part One: The Birth, Death, and Resurrection of Dungeons & Dragons

<i>To catch you up on the history of Dungeons & Dragons, your nerdmates at Geek & Sundry are providing you with this handy-dandy series of stories on</i> …

Board Games

New Kindle? Load it with the best sci-fi and fantasy of 2017

Got an e-reader for the holidays? Lucky you! Welcome to a brave new world of cheaper books and the liberating convenience of slipping an entire vacation's worth of reading into your back pocket.<p>Here's our list of the 10 best science-fiction and fantasy novels published in 2017, in no particular …