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In This Preview of The Joe Shuster Story, Witness the Rise of the Golden Age of Superhero Comics

We live in a world where superheroes are dominating the box office, but the story of their origins in the ‘30s and ‘40s are filled with personal …

Cannes: Meet the 20 Female Filmmakers Debuting New Films at This Year’s Festival

There are major signs of diverse life on this year's slate, which includes 20 female filmmakers set to debut new feature films at the festival. Get …

Cannes 2018 Breakout Directors: How to Stream Key Features From the Most Exciting Filmmakers

Cannes 2018 might feature some unfamiliar names, but their previous work proves they've earned a spot on the film world's biggest stage.<p>There was a …

Netflix: Best Movies And TV Shows To Watch In May 2018

Find out what's coming to the streaming platform in May as we list our top recommendations, including Coco, Wanted, and The Bourne Ultimatum!

The 22 Best Indie Movies of 2018 So Far (Updated)

The year is far from over, but there are already several movies in theaters worthy of celebration.<p>Yes, we know: It’s early! There are months of new …

Isle of Dogs

Filmmakers of ‘Active Measures’ Documentary Assert Donald Trump Has Been Putin’s Puppet for Decades

Watching Jack Bryan’s explosive documentary “Active Measures,” about Russia’s espionage program and the effect it had on the 2016 U.S. presidential …

Donald Trump

Trump’s History of Lying, from John Barron to @realDonaldTrump

It’s a big week for John Barron. On Monday night, Barron accompanied Emmanuel Macron, the President of France, to Mt. Vernon, the country estate of America’s first President. On Tuesday evening, Barron will preside over his first state dinner at the White House. And he will use his real name: …

The 50 best films of 2016 in the US: 50-2

Drama,Comedy,Action and adventure,Documentary,Crime,Science fiction and fantasy,World cinema,Romance,Culture,Film,Hail, Caesar!,Wiener-Dog,The Jungle Book,Fences,10 Cloverfield Lane,The Neon Demon,Deepwater Horizon,Sausage Party,Manchester by the Sea,Nocturnal Animals,The Lobster,Hell or High …

List-Worthy

9 books you should read before they become movies this fall

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Many of the season's most anticipated movies are adapted from books — Stephen King's "It," Agatha Christie's "Murder on the Orient Express," …

The Most Overlooked Movies of 2017 So Far

The best thing about reviewing movies is: There are so many movies. More to see means more to recommend, at least in theory. The worst part about …

Montreal International Animated Film Fest: around the world in four days

The face of animation is everchanging and the fields in which it is becoming prominent, are increasingly diverse. Now in its fourth year, the …

Animation

Trump Takes On All Comers, Believing Himself the Victor

WASHINGTON — President Trump flew by helicopter Sunday afternoon to Jersey City to watch the Presidents Cup golf tournament, where he presented the trophy to the winner. In Mr. Trump’s mind, that is something he knows about: winning. In fact, he would argue, he was winning all weekend.<p>Never mind …

Everything you need to know about the Supreme Court’s big gerrymandering case

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a major new case about partisan gerrymandering. The case began just days after the Nov. 8 election, when a federal court struck down a Republican-drawn legislative map in Wisconsin for being too partisan. Because of special rules for …

'From heroes to villains': tech industry faces bipartisan backlash in Washington

In an effort uniting such disparate figures as Steve Bannon and Elizabeth Warren, leaders are calling for a clampdown on what some see as unchecked power<p>As political polarization continues to plague Washington, a rare consensus is emerging between the left and the right that America’s largest …

Health Bill Appears Dead as Pivotal G.O.P. Senator Declares Opposition

WASHINGTON — A last-ditch attempt by President Trump and Senate Republicans to dismantle the Affordable Care Act appeared to collapse on Monday as a pivotal senator announced her firm opposition to the latest repeal plan, virtually ensuring that Republicans would not have the votes they need for …

Health Care

Elements: An Animated Film of Improbable Gallery Installations Composed of Two Billion Shifting Spheres by Maxim Zhestkov | Colossal

<p>Elements, an experimental art film by Maxim Zhestkov, follows more than two billion black and white spheres through a series of experiments within …

Art

10 Tips for Spectacular Landscape Photographs from New Zealand Pro Ray Salisbury (VIDEO)

There’s always something to learn about the art of landscape photography, and the quick tutorial below from pro photographer Ray Salisbury offers 10 …

Paul Ryan says Graham-Cassidy 'our best, last chance' to repeal Obamacare

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Speaker Paul Ryan urged the Senate to pass the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, calling the proposal "our best, last chance to get repeal and replace done."<p>If it passed the Senate, Ryan said, he would bring it straight to the House floor vote a vote.<p>Speaking to reporters at a tax …

Trump Administration Rejects Study Showing Positive Impact of Refugees

WASHINGTON — Trump administration officials, under pressure from the White House to provide a rationale for reducing the number of refugees allowed into the United States next year, rejected a study by the Department of Health and Human Services that found that refugees brought in $63 billion more …

Immigration

Is It Time for Trump Aides to Resign?

Many presidential appointees face an agonizing choice—leave the president with fewer restraints on his darker impulses, or stay to serve the republic even if it costs their integrity.<p>John Kelly’s stricken look, head slumped on chest, as President Trump brayed a defense of the “fine people” on both …

How Trump’s paranoid White House sees ‘deep state’ enemies on all sides

Internal document shows the ‘alt-right’ Steve Bannon wing of the administration’s fervent belief that America is at risk from ‘the Opposition’ – a cabal of bankers, globalists, the media and even Republican leaders<p>An extraordinary memo by a former national security official contains a list of …

Donald Trump

Trump's approach to intel agencies shows anxiety, distrust

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House's handling of intelligence reports on the Russia investigation has been labeled unorthodox and, to the Democrats, …

It Doesn't Get Any Easier for Republicans Now

President Trump may feel liberated to pursue tax reform after the failure on health care. But the GOP’s to-do list in Congress only gets harder from here.<p>“In a way I’m glad I got it out of the way,” President Trump told the <i>Washington Post</i> last week in the moments after he and Republican leaders in …

When It Comes To Politics and 'Fake News,' Facts Aren't Enough

In today's political climate, it sometimes feels like we can't even agree on basic facts. We bombard each other with stats and figures, hoping that more data will make a difference. A liberal might show you the same climate change graphs over and over; a conservative might point to the trillions of …

Kellyanne’s Alternative Universe

Will the truth ever catch up with Trump’s most skilled spin artist?<p>Even in triumph, Kellyanne Conway nursed a grudge. As she reflected on Donald Trump’s November victory, she made clear that she hadn’t forgotten how people treated her back when they thought she was a sure loser. Their attitude …

It’s time to take America’s billionaire class head on

This is a time to expose, to educate and to resist<p>Combatting defeatism may be our single most important psychological objective in the wake of the election. We need to revive the spirit embodied in Barack Obama’s vague but hopeful campaign slogan in 2008, “Yes We Can.” At the federal level this is …

What if Trump Really Does End Money for the Arts?

The National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting have long been in the cross hairs of conservative critics.<p>So let’s consider what would happen if Donald J. Trump as president finally made their dreams come true. Will he …

A commuter's dream: Entrepreneurs race to develop flying car

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even before George Jetson entranced kids with his cartoon flying car, people dreamed of soaring above traffic congestion. Inventors …