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5 River Trips You Should Take This Spring | Adventure Sports Network

Some of the most thrilling, easy-to-access stretches of beautiful rivers in the country.<p>In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill that gave …

Ancient Saudi Ruins to Open Up to Tourism: Pictures

Riding the southern wilds: the horsemen of Lesotho – in pictures

Photographer Thom Pierce has documented the herders and commuters who travel the paths winding through the mountain villages of Semonkong in southern Africa. The images are on show in Johannesburg this month

Travel Photography

13 Awesome Games No One Talked About in 2016

Don't let these gems go unplayed.<p>Between the massive influx of new titles launching on Steam and sites like itch.io every day and the tendency for …

Indie Gaming

Horror Movies of 2016 List at ShockTillYouDrop.com

Horror editor Chris Alexander’s top 8 horror movies of 2016<p>I love all cinema, not only horror. But, of course, my main area of passion and expertise …

Horror

AMD announces Radeon Instinct

This past week, I was able to attend the AMD Tech Summit, a now-yearly event where AMD details some of its upcoming products and frequently …

Supercomputers

Interview: Park Chan-wook

Ever since Park Chan-wook’s 2003 Cannes Grand Prix winner <i>Oldboy</i>—a film that epitomized the New Korean Cinema and turned the hammer-wielding Choi …

Learning the Laws of Lighting With a Sphere and Applying Them to Photography

In this informative video from Jay P. Morgan of The Slanted Lens, Jay goes back to the basics to show off the principles of light, and how they …

Photography

International relations: meet Jacky Tsai's satirical superheroes – in pictures

Jacky Tsai takes western comic book heroes and thrusts them into traditional Chinese paintings, to reflect the clashing and melding of the two cultures

Art

Michael Sugar Proves You Don’t Have to Live in L.A. to Succeed in Entertainment

When Allan Loeb sat down with his then-prospective manager, Michael Sugar, he received some tough advice. It wasn’t that Loeb’s career, as the …

Chinese Le Vision on What Hollywood Does Wrong

“It’s sort of upside-down, this whole business,” says Zhang Zhao, whose company, Le Vision, is co-financing “The Great Wall”<p>The boss of the newest …

The Witcher 3 saved its best trick for last

The quest construction in The Witcher 3 is astonishing<p>Spoiler alert!<p>This story may spoil certain aspects of <i>The Witcher 3</i>. If you haven't played, you should. Not even before you read this story, just in general because it's very good.<p>I hate good endings. That is: I hate when video games have a …

12 Famous Hollywood Beauties of the 1950s and '60s You May Not Have Known Posed for ‘Playboy’

Back when Hugh Hefner started the magazine in the ’50s, <i>Playboy</i> was more than just a “girlie” magazine; it was also a well-respected publication known …

Photographer Chronicles Her Husband's Depression Through Intimate Portraits

“Where words failed us, the pictures filled in the blanks," photographer Maureen Drennan explains.<p>When photographer Maureen Drennan was growing up, she spent part of her time in Block Island, Rhode Island, whose landscape is characterized by foggy skies and still waters. “It was a lonely time,” she …

‘Dekalog’ Review: The Best 10 Hours You Will Ever Spend At The Movies

Thou shalt go see Krzysztof Kieślowski’s magnum opus, which looks more divine than ever thanks to Janus Films' 4K restoration.<p>Ten commandments. 10 …

Real Estate

The Top 11 Female Film Characters of All Time | Balder and Dash

<i>All month, the Alliance of Women Film Journalists has been counting down the top 55 female film characters of all time, their "Wonder Women." You can</i> …

The 10 Best Structured Movies in History

I don’t find myself thinking about the structure of a movie as often as I should. But after seeing this video from CineFix explain the different …

The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

The Best Documentaries On Netflix Streaming Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 4th</b><p>Streaming video is the best thing that’s ever happened to documentaries. People who would never have paid for a ticket to a theatrical nonfiction film are now, thanks to Netflix’s robust selection, scarfing down the stuff by the barrel. But where to start among the masses? …

Entertainment

Schlock & Awe: COBRA VERDE is Herzog and Kinski’s Final Fight

Of the five filmic collaborations between German auteur Werner Herzog and manic film star Klaus Kinski, three of them deal with egomaniacal men from …

23 Foreign Horror Movies That’ll Scare The Shit Out of You

These movies don’t fuck around.<p><i>WARNING: Some images/themes in this post are highly disturbing. Continue at your own discretion.</i><p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Horror

15 of the best video games you may have missed in 2016

Indie Gaming

Giant holes are bursting open in Siberia, and you can hear the explosions from 60 miles away

Giant holes are popping up all over the frigid tundra of northern Russia, and no one is quite certain where they come from.<p>However, The Siberian Times reports that witnesses are now describing explosive events that may be connected to the appearance of these mysterious craters.<p>Reindeer herders …

A Response to “The 50 Best Foreign Language Movies Of the 21st Century So Far”

As it says in the Good e-Book, “There is no end to the making of lists, and too much Googling will wear you out.” Yet one list, published on Wednesday, got me going at once, and the results are below. The list in question is “The 50 Best Foreign Language Movies Of the 21st Century So Far.” I found …

Asus shows off spectacularly modular gaming PC

Asus today announced what it calls Project Avalon, a gaming PC designed with ease of upgradeability in mind and genuinely sharp looks. But according …

PC Gaming

The High Times and Hard Fall of Carl Laemmle Jr.

Carl Laemmle Jr.<p>Photos show a sharp dresser, toothy and baby-faced, the overall effect marred somewhat by the fact that he was five-foot-three. A …

Black Girl review – Ousmane Sembène’s groundbreaking film dazzles 50 years on

One of the first sub-Saharan films to make an impact in Europe and North America, Black Girl shone a light on France’s colonial past and divided future<p>“Oh, you must go to Dakar,” a white couple tell friends, as if the capital of newly liberated Senegal were a stylish restaurant down the street. …

BlackGirl

Nicolas Winding Refn on How ‘Alien’ Ripped Off Mario Bava’s ‘Planet of the Vampires’

CANNES — Introducing Italian director Mario Bava’s 1965 “Planet of the Vampires,” prior to its Cannes Classics screening in a freshly restored 4K …

6 Awesome New Movies That No One Told You About

In terms of movie marketing, 2016 is whiffing hard. The <i>Ghostbusters</i> trailer has the comedic originality of a Geico commercial, <i>Star Trek Beyond</i> looks …

Star Trek

15 Extremely Underrated Films That Every Movie Buff Needs to See

The brilliant films of the last three decades that have fallen through the cracks of time.<p>There are so many films coming out at any given period that's it's impossible to keep track of them all. That's why we're always on the lookout for those diamonds in the rough, those films that speak to us and …

Entertainment