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This Baked Polenta Is My Dinner Party Secret Weapon

By Jenny Rosenstratch<p>It's easy. It's delicious. Did I mention it's easy? This put-it-in-the-oven-and-forget-it baked polenta recipe brings the house down every time.<p>A few years ago, I wrote about the baked polenta dish I make at dinner parties that regularly prompted my guests to demand the recipe …

Creating Next-Level Marinara Sauce

A blend of traditional ingredients (hello, butter!) and new-school items like soy sauce delivers killer marinara with rich, deep flavor.<p>Ingredients …

Graphic Shows the House Plants That Naturally Clean the Air in Your Home, According to a NASA Study

This is a quick public service announcement. If you believe in science and facts, read on.<p>Back in the 1980s, NASA published a research report called …

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: The hottest video game you've (probably) never heard of

With a word salad title like <i>PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds</i>, you might be forgiven for not immediately grasping what the game is about.<p>At first glance, …

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This Creepy Crime Drama Will Give You the Chills

When I call Corey Asraf and John Swab — co-writers and co-directors of the blistering crime drama <i>Let Me Make You a Martyr</i>, which stars goth-rock icon …

Horror

T2 Trainspotting; Split; Prevenge and more – review

The sequel to Trainspotting is tinged with despair, but James McAvoy’s damaged kidnapper brings out the best in M Night Shyamalan<p>“Has it really been more than 20 years since <i>Trainspotting</i>?” was my first thought before watching <b>T2 Trainspotting</b> (Sony, 18), in accordance with the cruel law of ageing …

Gin Botanicals, Decoded

What separates cucumber-tinged Hendrick's from pine-heavy Tanqueray? Botanicals. We look at 15 bottles and ingredients to break down what's in your …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

The So-Called Scariest Film of 2017 Has a Terrifying New Trailer to Match

Not for the faint-hearted.<p>There are candles, red doors, a mysterious virus, forests, suspicion, nocturnal terrors, guns, claustrophobia, dogs, and gas masks; if its latest trailer is anything to go by <i>It Comes at Night</i> might just be that rarest of cinematic beasts: a modern horror film that isn't …

This Rhubarb Pie Is the Season’s Must-Make Dessert

This rhubarb pie, which is topped with crunchy oat-based streusel, is the season’s must-make dessert. Whether you decide to go with a strawberry-rhubarb combination, all rhubarb or even all berries, this pie is one sweet way to celebrate spring and its sweet fruits. <b>Strawberry-Rhubarb Crumble Pie</b></b> …

12 Movies Worth the Haul to the Multiplex in April 2017

The load gets a little lighter this month after a blockbuster-filled March.<p>March was such an enormous month for blockbusters–thanks to <i>Logan</i>, <i>Kong: Skull Island</i>, <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>, and yes, even <i>Power Rangers</i>–that it's somewhat surprising to find April a bit light on the tentpole-franchise releases. …

25 Cheat Sheets For Taking Care Of Yourself Like A Damn Adult

Being a well-adjusted human has never been easier.

Samuel L. Jackson Recreates His Best Motherf**king Movie Roles in 11 Motherf**king Minutes

James Corden's show has never had more bleeps.<p>Samuel L. Jackson is the highest-grossing movie actor of all time, according to the <i>Guinness Book of World Records</i>. Part of his $7.4 billion box office history comes from the fact that the man has made a staggering number of movies. He's made more than …

20 Slow-Cooker Recipes to Make When You're Snowed In

Slow cookers are often used by busy people who are rushing out the door and want a hot, ready-to-go meal when they return. But the slow cooker works …

Salmonella flags cancer to the immune system when injected into tumours, scientists find

The food poisoning bug salmonella can be injected into tumours to flag cancer to the immune system so that it can be quickly cleared from the body, scientists have shown.<p>Cancer is extremely good at evading the body’s immune system, largely because a tumour is normal tissue which has gone awry, so …

The FODMAP diet: a recipe for a healthy gut and a happier life?

It started with granola. Emma Hatcher recalls eating almost an entire box as a child and doubling up in pain. She had always been aware of having a sensitive gut, but this was unlike anything she’d felt before.<p>Her stomach problems escalated until she was diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome …

Get seriously creeped out by the first trailer for It Comes at Night

Texas director Trey Edward Shults directed one of 2016’s most haunting, powerful debut films with <i>Krisha</i>, the nerve-tingling story of a middle-aged …

The trailer for Emma Roberts' new horror movie here, and it's the creepiest thing you'll see all day

Emma Roberts is in a new film and the trailer will give you chills. The <i>Scream</i> <i>Queens</i> and <i>American Horror Story</i> star is taking her horror experience to …

Eating vegetable oils could lead to fatigue, migraines and dementia

In the middle of the 20th century, concerned by the growing heart-attack epidemic, Americans ditched butter and other saturated fats in favor of …

11 new trailers you should watch this week

Take your mind off that inauguration thing for a few minutes<p>Some weeks, you really need the pick-me-up of a movie, and for a lot of us, this is one of them. So while it's not exactly a long-term solution, I finally caught <i>La La Land</i> this week, and it's one of the few things that's been able to take …

Anne Hathaway Plays a City-Crushing Kaiju in the First Trailer for Colossal

Few movies have as original or weird a premise as <i>Colossal</i>. That premise: Anne Hathaway plays a woman who realizes she can occasionally spawn a …

Anne Hathaway

A Fairy Tale Bleeds Into Reality in the Eerie Trailer for American Fable

On a Midwestern farm, a young girl delights in scary bedtime stories—until the fairy tales that she dreams about start taking shape in the real …

Horror

Your sequel-free, superhero-less guide to 2017 movies

As a new year dawns, we’re greeted with more of the same from Hollywood: superhero movies, sequels, reboots and origin stories. But that’s not <i>all</i> there will be in 2017. There are also a few films that feature no caped crusaders nor lightsaber battles. It’s a little early to definitively predict …

10 movies you need to watch on Netflix this week before they expire

Many of us are ecstatic to see 2016 come to a close, but the end of a month means a new selection of content is being removed from Netflix. …

Mr. Disgusting Picks the Best Horror Films of 2016! - Bloody Disgusting

Mr. Disgusting’s Top 10 Horror Films <b>|</b> Several More Must-See Horror Films <b>|</b> Kalyn’s Top 10 <b>|</b> Trace’s Top 10 <b>|</b> Trace’s Worst 5 <b>|</b> 10 Best Posters <b>|</b> Worst …

Proof that nagging does not work: study shows being positive is better motivation

In centuries past deterrents against nagging ranged from the notorious scold’s bridle to the ducking stool.<p>But now a psychological study has come up with what could be a much more powerful means of preventing nagging – evidence that it just does not work.<p>Research commissioned by the insurer Zurich …

Watch the creepy trailer for new horror A Cure For Wellness

The latest trailer for Mia Goth and Dane DeHaan’s new film, <i>A Cure For Wellness</i>, was unveiled this week. The Gore Verbinski-directed horror follows the story of a young executive who visits a sinister health spa in the Swiss Alps. From the looks of the footage above, the treatment takes a twisted …

The 24 best movies you probably didn’t see this year

At the end of every year, critics and award groups highlight their picks for the best movies of the year, and movie studios tout their biggest blockbusters in box-office memos.<p>Those movies are usually pretty great, but there's more out there that's worth watching.<p>Some of the features on this list …

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