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Seth Meyers Shreds His Original Script Before Shredding Trump’s ‘Batsh*t Crazy’ Press Conference

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‘X-Men: Evolution’ Is the Gateway Drug of Comic Book Shows

<i>X-Men: Evolution</i> was my first experience with what I would come to learn was called “shipping hell.” There were so many characters and so many …

Comics

Feel the Love with 22 of Our Favorite Comic Couples

1. Rogue and Gambit<p>2. Snow and Bigby<p>3. Hawkgirl and Hawkman<p>4. Bettie and The Rocketeer<p>5. Apollo and Midnighter<p>6. Black Canary and Green Arrow<p>7. Iris …

This montage of Oscar winners suggests that a film's legacy depends on cinematography

Explainers<p>Politics & Policy<p>World<p>Culture<p>Science & Health<p>Identities<p>Energy & Environment<p>The Big Idea<p>Technology<p>Business & Finance<p>First Person<p>Video<p>Podcasts<p>✕<p>Wide shots, silhouettes, the color red — these are the traits of Oscar-winning camerawork from 1927 to today.<p>By Updated<p><b>Share</b> This montage of Oscar …

Podcasting

Superhero action figures throw an amazing rager in these sweet photos

Fans of Robot Chicken and its predecessor Twisted ToyFare Theatre are no strangers to action figures getting up to wacky hijinks, and what kid hasn’t …

Praise Hera, Mattel's Wonder Woman Dolls Are Glorious

Imagine if the Barbie’s Dream Job dolls included Barbie’s dream of being an Amazon Warrior, and you’ve pretty much got Mattel’s new line of dolls for …

Stranger Things season 2: Who's in danger? Who's new? The plot revealed!

<b>To read more on Stranger Things 2, stay tuned to EW.com and pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or buy it here now –</b> …

The Lego Ninjago Movie Trailer Leaps In

As the ancient prophecy reads, once the first images for a new movie arrive online, the trailer will not be far behind. And so it has come to pass …

All the Super Bowl movie and TV trailers, from “Guardians of the Galaxy” to “Stranger Things”

If you were not one of the 100 million viewers of Super Bowl LI, fear not. We’ve got a roundup of the most important tradition of America’s big game: the film and television trailers that debut during the broadcast.<p>This year’s Super Bowl featured a healthy crop of trailers for popular franchises …

Construction

Cars, bras and bald men: 10 takeaways from the Super Bowl movie trailers

Oscars schmoscars. As always, last night’s Super Bowl was a clear line in the sand. One one side, the kind of thoughtfully artistic critical fare that tends to dominate awards season. On the other, a torrent of dumb, gape-jawed summer spectacle.<p>Ten trailers for big gormless blockbusters debuted …

Movies

Humankind's Last Hope Rocks an Amazing Mullet in This Tech Noir Short

Of course, once the hero of <i>Metaman</i> (by Yoann Durand, Yannick Sroussi, and Julien Lenoury) suits up in his robo-armor, you can’t see the mullet at …

Get a sneak peek at Disney's 'Tangled Before Ever After' starring Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi

Before everyone was obsessed with <i>Frozen</i>, they were obsessed with <i>Tangled. A</i>nd Disney Channel has rewarded that devotion with a new original movie,</i> …

Fan re-edits The Hobbit single, reasonable movie

Sara writes, "It has been a few years since The Hobbit has its theatrical release and some fans have been toiling since then on the perfect edit. …

Want to Raise Successful Daughters? Help Them Destroy This Crippling Source of Self-Doubt | Inc.com

Of course girls can be smart! But they can't be "really, really smart"--the way boys can be--right?<p>It probably bothers you to read that, and it should. For one thing, it's obviously not true. Unfortunately, it's also what new research suggests most American girls learn to believe----starting as …

Self-improvement

Del Toro - City of Stars

The Movies Obama Used To Explain The World (And Himself)

Movie buff in chief.<p>When asked to name his favorite movies in a 2008 interview, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama was unabashed in expressing his love for the big screen.<p>“I’m a movie guy,” Obama said. “I can rattle off a bunch of movies.”<p>As a candidate, Obama stuck to the classics: “The …

The First Trailer for ‘Snatch’ Features Guns, Girls, and Rupert Grint

It seems film-to-television adaptations are all the rage these days. Following in the footsteps of <i>Fargo</i>, <i>Westworld,</i> and <i>Friday Night Lights</i>, cheeky …

Proof That the Creators of Batman: The Animated Series Knew What They Were Doing From the Start

<i>Batman: The Animated Series</i> still remains as one of the most iconic takes on the Dark Knight years after it graced our screens. But to get there, the …

Follow Gandalf's Journey in These Stunning New Lord of the Rings Posters

One of the many reasons why <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> trilogy, in both book and movie form, is so good is the characters. Each hero, villain, and …

‘The Princess Bride’ Honest Trailer Praises the Sappy Swashbuckling Love Story

Inconceivable!<p>As part of Fan Appreciation Month at Screen Junkies, the YouTube channel has released an Honest Trailer for the 1987 classic “The …

Mad Feet brilliantly combines George Miller's Mad Max and Happy Feet

Many people are surprised to learn that George Miller directed both <i>Mad Max</i> and the animated penguin film <i>Happy Feet</i>. Maybe that's why they work so …

Mad Max

Dwayne Johnson Plans to Turn Black Adam Into a ‘Superhero’

Finally, the <i>Shazam!</i> movie is beginning to make sense.<p>For years now we’ve heard of Dwayne Johnson’s slow progress towards building this movie. Its …

Comic Books

There's Actually a Reason Characters Always Drink Milk in Movies

Not just because it's creepy.<p>Of all the many brilliant set pieces in <i>Inglourious Basterds</i>, the most memorable scene in the movie involves Christoph Waltz enjoying a fresh glass of milk. Maybe you found it unsettling, or even gross, and didn't know why—the way he happily chugs the glass down, smacks …

Mad Max

What Makes Calvin and Hobbes So Special?

<i>Calvin and Hobbes</i> should be everyone’s favorite comic strip. But what makes it so special? Kaptain Kristian dives in to explain why the strip is so …

John Ralston Saul takes Maclean's 60-Second Challenge

Quizzes

The best games, comics, films, and TV coming in 2017

It's a new year, and that means a fresh batch of film, television, games and comics to look forward to.<p>Having already taken a look back at the …

Comics

Movie User Interfaces

<i>The Dark Knight</i>. <i>Kingsman</i>. <i>Skyfall</i>. If you saw a decent action film in the last few years, odds are the interface was designed by the geniuses at Blind …

Want to Be a Better Dad in 2017? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

Many dads will set out to be better fathers in 2017 than they were in 2016. However, sometimes the parenting resources for dads are lacking, and they're left guessing as to how to improve.<p>All the studies show that the influence fathers have in the lives of their children is far greater than what …

Parenting

YouTube’s Biggest Stars Saw Their Numbers Plummet This Year

YouTube stars with more than 10 million subscribers have experienced a sharp drop in viewership since February, according to a new study.<p>In the study …

Homemade Bruce Willis In Air Vent Die Hard Christmas Ornament

This is the Die Hard inspired Christmas ornament (Die Hard is a Christmas movie after all) handcrafted by Redditor StuFX. It features John McClane …

Die Hard