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'Wonder Woman' Shatters Box Office With Biggest Female Director Opening. Ever.

A $100 million milestone.<p>A box office wonder.<p>“Wonder Woman” smashed records this weekend to become the biggest domestic opening for a female director <i>ever.</i> Directed by Patty Jenkins and starring Gal Gadot under Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment, the film grossed an estimated $100.5 million at more …

Here’s why Netflix is canceling shows like “Sense8” and “The Get Down”

If you’re like us, you’re still mourning the news about the latest shows that Netflix has canceled. Curious, we wanted to get to the bottom of what’s …

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'Sense8' Canceled at Netflix

The cancellation comes a week after the streaming giant axed 'The Get Down.'<p>Netflix has canceled <i>Sense8</i> after two seasons.<p>The streaming service on …

’13 Reasons Why’ Gets Netflix Premiere Date

Netflix has set March 31 for the global premiere of <i>13 Reasons Why</i>, its anticipated adaption of the bestselling 2007 YA book by Jay Asher.<p>Executive …

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Logan actor Hugh Jackman confirms Wolverine is DYING and here's how

Logan actor Hugh Jackman confirms death news and also reveals that his 11-year-old co-star is as abusive as him.<p>Ever since the makers of Logan …

Of Course, The Oscars Ignored The Biggest Anime Movie Ever

Tell me you didn’t see this coming?<p><i>Your Name</i> is a wonderful motion picture, and one of the best anime films I’ve ever seen. It’s also the highest …

Anne Hathaway Penned A Lovely Tribute To Her ‘Princess Diaries’ Director Garry Marshall

The entertainment world has been mourning the loss of acclaimed television and film director Garry Marshall for the last day. Marshall, who is responsible for a wide array of work in both mediums, was beloved by those with whom he worked, and many have spoken to their relationship with the man and …

The "Star Trek" Cast Paid A Moving Tribute To Anton Yelchin

"Anton should be here," said producer J.J. Abrams at the Star Trek Beyond premiere at Comic-Con.

Thelma and Louise Photos: Go Behind-the-Scenes — Exclusive

The Making of Thelma and Louise<p>Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon Watch an Explosion On Set<p>Director Ridley Scott, Susan Sarandon and Geena Davis Film an …

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Star Trek Beyond's Mr. Spock Gets Used to Being an Icon

Like many movie stars, Zachary Quinto is attached to a blockbuster franchise—on July 22, you’ll see him in <i>Star Trek Beyond</i>, the sci-fi series’ …

This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

All the state capitols in the lower 48, in one trip.<p>Hitting the open road and driving into the sunset is a romantic notion, but most of us need a …

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Fantastic Mr Fox - What it all Meant

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Watch Rihanna explain why she loves Star Trek so much

Earlier this week, Rihanna released her surprise single, “Sledgehammer”, from the upcoming <i>Star Trek: Beyond</i> film. While it didn’t seem like the most natural combination at the time, the singer has now released an accompanying featurette explaining her fangirl love for the cult franchise.<p>Wearing a …

See How Colors In Your Favorite Movies Subtly Convey Themes

<b>WHAT:</b> <i>Color Psychology</i>, a short film about how color is used in movies.<p><b>WHO:</b> Audiovisual media student Lilly Mtz-Seara.<p><b>WHY WE CARE:</b> Color has a lot more work to do in a movie beyond just keeping it visually interesting. The right level of saturation, for instance, immediately communicates that we’re …

Watch Matt Damon Prank Unsuspecting People Into Accepting a ‘Spy Mission’

<i>Jason Bourne</i> actor Matt Damon punked random people into carrying out a bunch of entry-level spy tasks, which he assigned through a cell phone.<p>“We set …

Rumor: Lucasfilm's HAN SOLO Script is The Best STAR WARS Script Ever

JK Rowling's latest tale of wizardry is set in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) — J.K. Rowling's latest tale of wizardry is set atop the mountains in Massachusetts.<p>The second installment in a collection called "Magic …

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'Ready Player One' Is A Visually Dazzling Satire Of Consumer Culture<p>Vince Mancini reviews Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One,' a film so dazzling …

Scarlett Johansson now highest-grossing female film star of all time

Scarlett Johansson has become the 10th highest-grossing movie star of all time, according to Box Office Mojo.<p>Bam, pow, ker-ching! How Scarlett Johansson became box office queen<p>Read more<p>The 31-year-old is the only female actor in the top 10 and the youngest by 20 years, with her films making over …

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Performing life-threatening stunts is scary enough – but to swordfight or crash into cars wearing skimpy costumes rather than padding requires a special kind of courage<p>They perform mind-blowing stunts dressed in clothes as flimsy as paper doilies and are forced to meet Hollywood’s demands for …

Mad Max

Rare Behind-the-Scenes Photos From the Making of Gone With the Wind

From left: Clark Gable, as Rhett Butler, Vivien Leigh, as Scarlett O'Hara, and and original director George Cukor on the<p>... VIEW …

Magical 'Harry Potter' news abounds with Ilvermorny

<b>(CNN) —</b> Think of it as Hogwarts, American style. "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has written a piece which reveals more about the U.S. based magical community in a new entry on her Pottermore site.<p>In the second installment of the "Magic in North America" series, Rowlings takes readers inside of …

Google is testing an internet speed tool built right into search results

To keep you from using Ookla or Netflix's<p>Searching Google using the phrase "speed test" has become a common practice for internet users looking to double check their Mbps rate, typically by surfacing a link for the free web product provided by analytics firm Ookla. To take advantage of the common …

See J.K. Rowling's American Hogwarts in 'Fantastic Beasts' Trailer

Ahead of the fall release of <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i>, author J.K. Rowling has started to preview the magical extension of the <i>Harry</i> …

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The Greatest Foods That Can Be Made In A Waffle Iron

Cinnamon rolls, chocolate chip cookies and even Sunday spaghetti can waffle.<p>Waffles mean different things to different people. In the U.S., we eat them for breakfast topped with whipped cream and a ton of maple syrup. But in Europe, where they're more of a snack, you’d have a hard time finding a …

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The Alternate Timeline of the New Star Trek Movies Finally Has an Official Name

CBS has <i>finally</i> announced an official name for the alternate timeline that started with 2009's <i>Star Trek</i>. Given that most of the unofficial ones …

Science Fiction

Swiss Army Man

One thing you definitely can't say about "Swiss Army Man" is "Oh, not <i>that</i> again." This film from the writer-director team of Dan Kwan and Daniel …

Netflix may soon let you download movies and shows for offline viewing

You may soon be able to download some of your favorite shows and movies from Netflix if rumors swirling around the streaming service are true.<p>Netflix …

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