Iwan Gots

106 Flips | 1 Magazine | 77 Likes | 5 Following | 82 Followers | @iwangots | Keep up with Iwan Gots on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Iwan Gots”

30 Things You Might Not Know About Pretty in Pink, 30 Years Later

<i>Pretty in Pink</i> isn’t just a good ’80s movie. It isn’t just a good teen movie. And it isn’t just a good romantic movie. It’s just a good movie, …

The Breakfast Club

Lady Gaga Delivers Powerful ”Til It Happens to You’ at Oscars 2016

Lady Gaga gave a powerful performance of “Til It Happens to You” from the documentary on campus rape, <i>The Hunting Ground</i>. Gaga and songwriter Diane …

We Talked to the Dude Who Plays a Flame-Throwing Guitar in ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

Oh hell yes.<p>Musical instruments have long supplemented the weapons of war. During the Revolutionary War, American and British armies would be marched into battle by the sounds of a fife and drum, for example. Irish and Scottish armies were often lead by the shrill, unmistakable melodies of …

13 Photos of Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet at the Oscars That Will Ruin You

Rank Your Records: Korn's Jonathan Davis Rates the Band's 11 Albums

ARRRRRREEEEEE YOOOOOOOU REAAAAAAADAAAAAY???<p><i>In Rank Your Records, we talk to members of bands who have amassed substantial discographies over the years and ask them to rate their releases in order of personal preference.</i><p>With 22 years and 11 records under their belt, Korn have gone from five kids in …

#TheLIST: The 10 Best Dressed at the 2016 Oscars

‘Spotlight’, Leo, Chris, Rock the Oscars: Pictures

iPhone 7 Rumor Rollup: FBI gets in the way; a new iPad on the way; wildest concept design yet

iPhone 7 rumor followers might have tried to ignore all the fuss between Apple and the FBI about whether an iPhone 5c used by one of the San …

IPhone 7

Oscars red carpet fashion: a retrograde year for Hollywood feminism

Alicia Vikander picks yellow and Cate Blanchett comes dressed as a mermaid … Hollywood’s leading women opted for a decidedly sugary look on the red carpet<p>The Oscars red carpet has never been exactly at the vanguard of feminism. Unless the five-hours-in-make-up, half-starved-to-death thing is an …

Oscars 2016: Leonardo DiCaprio and Brie Larson win as Spotlight shocks

Abuse drama takes best picture while The Revenant makes do with director, actor and cinematography; Mad Max: Fury Road takes the most trophies<p>Spotlight, Tom McCarthy’s real-life drama about a team of Boston Globe journalists who expose a ring of paedophile priests, pulled a final reel surprise at …

Mark Rylance: 'Black actors are in a stronger position now thanks to Chris Rock'

Mark Rylance, who won the best supporting Oscar for Bridge of Spies, over the touted front-runner Sylvester Stallone, addressed the competition backstage following his victory: “I know it’s necessary to make a show out of it, but I feel like you’re more of a spokesman when you win, than someone …

Stacey Dash's surprise Oscars cameo lands with a dull thud

The Clueless star turned controversial right-wing pundit’s appearance during this year’s ceremony led to mass confusion over its race message<p>Stacey Dash’s surprise appearance during the Oscars ceremony was greeted as an expert act of trolling by a woman who has gone from starring in teen comedy …

Vinyl countdown: our writers' favourite album art

Best Art Vinyl awards has chosen David Gilmour’s Rattle That Lock as the best artwork of 2015. To mark the occasion, our writers choose their favourite sleeves<p>Nick Drake’s career may come cloaked in myth and mystery, but one facet often overlooked by musical historians and cultural scholars are …

Album Art

What 17 Celebrities Were Doing Before They Were Famous

From flipping burgers at McDonalds to making snow cones at the circus.<p>Before they had their big break, our favorite stars had all sorts of odd jobs—from aerobics instructor to making snow cones at the circus.

Dolce & Gabbana launches luxury hijab collection

High-end fashion range targeting Muslim shoppers features hijabs printed with daisies, lemons and red roses<p>Dolce & Gabbana is to launch a collection of hijabs and abayas targeting wealthy Muslim women in the Middle East.<p>The debut line by the Italian luxury fashion house features headscarves and the …

Marc Jacobs Casts Transgender Director Lana Wachowski in His Spring Campaign

Jacobs says the models in this season's campaign "embody and celebrate the spirit and beauty of equality."<p>Marc Jacobs released the first image from his spring/summer 2016 campaign on his personal Instagram account yesterday: a smiling photo of film director and transgender woman, Lana …

Superhero smackdowns: why we love to see caped crusaders fight each other

With Captain America: Civil War and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice on the horizon, the allure of superhero-on-superhero scraps never loses its appeal. But what does our enjoyment say about us?<p>As a kid, one of my favourite comics was a particularly improbable 1974 Hulk v Thing battle in which …

Lisa Kudrow resurrects 'Smelly Cat' with cat-obsessed Taylor Swift

LOS ANGELES — Documented cat lady Taylor Swift surprised a sold-out Staples Center crowd by bringing out <i>Friends</i> character Phoebe Buffay to perform …

Which Photo-Filter to Use?

How to make your Landscape Photo’s POP! Use Filters<p>Hi Guys, In this post I’m going to teach you about photography filters and deciding which one to …

Everything Photographers Need To Know About Color Space & How It Can Impact Your Prints

Roy G Biv–quick show of hands if you’re familiar with the term. Even if it doesn’t ring a bell at first glance, once you realize you’re looking at a …

Photography

Robert Downey Jr. is the world's highest paid actor ... again

<b>(CNN) —</b> Robert Downey Jr. has been named the world's highest paid actor for the third year in a row by Forbes, thanks in no small part to the power of the Chinese box office.<p>"The Avengers: Age of Ultron" star took home $80 million last year, according to the ranking published Tuesday, helped by …

Cindy Crawford is Developing a TV Series About Models in the '80s

Cindy Crawford is pulling back the curtain on the fashion. The renowned model is set to produce an upcoming NBC television series about the fashion …

The guys behind MegaBots say their giant fighting robot will pioneer an entirely new, worldwide sport

There is a massive square-city-block building in West Oakland called American Steel. It used to be a repair shop for huge cargo ships. But as the industry left Oakland, the giant, rusted hull of a building took on a new purpose, housing artists, tinkerers and makers who need space to build big …

Robotics

Inside Out: a crash course in PhD philosophy of self that kids will get first

Pixar’s latest animation is a remarkably intelligent treatment of one of the most complicated and confusing issues in philosophy: the self<p>When you go to see a Pixar film you know you’re going to see something clever, funny and inventive. What you don’t expect, however, is to see a remarkably …

Sony Pictures Animation plans animated “emoji movie,” starring emoji characters

My emoji choice for this entertainment news would have to be “poop” or “frown.”<p>Deadline Hollywood reports that in a “near seven figure” deal, Sony …

New ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ Rumor Names The Film’s Robin

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock all this time, you know all too well that Zack Snyder’s interpretation of the Batman character in <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> trailer from San Diego Comic-Con featured a rather telling cameo by his famous sidekick. Well, at least Robin’s suit — or what …

Spectre trailer: 007 things we learned about the new James Bond movie

Spectre,Film,Culture,James Bond,Thriller,Daniel Craig,Action and adventure,Ralph Fiennes,Christoph Waltz,Ben Whishaw,Naomie Harris,Sony Pictures<p>Someone is the author of all Daniel Craig’s pain, someone else has annoyed Ralph Fiennes and Ben Whishaw has upgraded his jumper. Plus more revelations …

No More Bond Movies for Director Sam Mendes

Skyfall and SPECTRE director plans to tap out.<p>Director Sam Mendes has confirmed that he’s not keen on helming any more Bond films after SPECTRE.<p>“I …

Taylor Swift says Lady Gaga gave her 'good love luck' with Calvin Harris

Taylor Swift’s new love story might have a little something to do with Lady Gaga.<p>The singer — who is now dating Calvin Harris — told a fan Saturday …