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The Star Wars ‘Force Theme’ in a Stairwell with Awesome Reverb

The “Force theme”, also known as “Ben Kenobi’s theme”, “Obi-Wan’s theme”, or “May the Force Be With You”, is one of the most beloved of John …

Science Fiction

Dakota Johnson Reveals How She Got Into Shape For All Those Sexy Nude Scenes In ‘Fifty Shades Freed’

Dakota Johnson did a lot to keep herself fit for the <i>Fifty Shades</i> franchise. With the final film in the trilogy set to premiere in a few weeks, the …

Movies

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is being review bombed on Rotten Tomatoes

Let’s dig into this<p><i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is one of the top-rated movies on Rotten Tomatoes, according to critics, but scroll down the movie’s page a little further and audience testimonies tell a different story.<p>There’s a gaping disparage between what critics thought of the movie (certified …

Science Fiction

‘The Last Jedi’ Is A Great ‘Star Wars’ Movie, But Is It The Greatest ‘Star Wars’ Movie?

Not long after critics started posting their opinions to social media early last week about <i>Star Wars:</i> <i>The Last Jedi,</i> an inevitable parlor game commenced: How do you rank the <i>Star Wars</i> movies?<p>That people even thought in these terms was a testament to how well Rian Johnson’s first foray into the <i>Star</i> …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

8 ways that drinking coffee is connected to better health and a longer life

Caffeine is the most commonly used psychoactive drug in the world — for good reason. It wakes us up, helps us stay on task, and provides an oft-needed energy boost.<p>And most of us in the Americas and Europe get our caffeine fix from coffee.<p>But people often worry that they should limit their coffee …

Coffee

17 Things You Never Knew About Peter Jackson's 'Lord of the Rings' Trilogy

Today, when motion-capture performances are commonplace, it's hard to remember what a sensation Andy Serkis's Gollum was when we first met him 15 years ago this week, in "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers."<p>Released on December 18, 2002, the middle installment of Peter Jackson's first J.R.R. …

The First Three Minutes Of JUSTICE LEAGUE Have Been Released So You Can Relive Superman's Awful CGI Jaw

Warner Bros. has officially released the opening three minutes of <i>Justice League</i> and along with that scene featuring Batman, we get to see Superman's …

All The Cool Stuff You Might Have Missed In The ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer

The <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> trailer was released this morning and so much happened in this jam-packed trailer, it’s easy to miss some big moments. Let’s break down some of the biggest and best bits from the trailer and see what we can glean.<p>For starters, we have Vision on the ground with someone …

Marvel Universe

What is a blockchain? GeekWire’s guide to this game-changing technology and its vast potential

Most technologies touted as “game-changing” are just somewhat modified versions of something already in use. Blockchains are different, and while it …

Um, So, Everyone Thinks Superman's CGI Face in Justice League Looks Like Human Shrek

<i>Before you even start, it's hardly a spoiler that Superman is in Justice League — he's on the movie poster!</i><p>Reactions to <b>Justice League</b> have been extreme, to say the least. While critics have mostly panned Warner Bros.'s latest foray into the DCEU (it currently holds a 37% on Rotten Tomatoes), …

The "Fifty Shades Freed" trailer shows there's no such thing as happily ever after for Mr. and Mrs. Grey

<i>Fifty Shades</i> <i>Freed</i> is the third and final entry in <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>, the erotic romance series by author E.L. James. The first two film adaptations …

Dakota Johnson Shocks Fans As She Flashes Her Bare Chest After New ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Trailer Drops

Starring in the <i>Fifty Shades</i> trilogy has obviously made Dakota Johnson comfortable with her body, and she wasn’t afraid to show off what God gave her …

If It's Driving You Crazy, This Is Why You Recognise Mariette From Blade Runner 2049

<i>The following contains light spoilers for Blade Runner 2049.</i><p>We've all been there: sitting in a cinema, watching a character, and feeling stumped …

How much everyone on a movie set gets paid — from the key grip to the director

Want to make money in Hollywood? Sadly, the odds of becoming a movie star are about 1 in 1,190,000, according to the "The Book of Odds."<p>But your chances are much better for finding work behind the camera, and even if these jobs don't pay millions, you can still earn a decent living.<p>So much do …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Giant Pythons Keep Attacking People in Indonesia For a Really Worrying Reason

This is scary.<p>In all the human-versus-python stories, the snake is almost always the cold-blooded antagonist.<p>Reticulated pythons like the ones …

Zoology

Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling can't keep it together in their funniest interview yet

Harrison Ford and Ryan Gosling have been doing a lot of interviews lately to promote their new film <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> but this might be the best one …

Watch the Ryan Gosling SNL Skit Everyone’s Talking About

Actor Ryan Gosling, who hosted the season premiere of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, is being widely praised for a laugh-inducing sketch in which he portrays a …

Watch Ryan Gosling rage over Avatar’s Papyrus font in SNL’s best sketch in ages

His character’s ire toward James Cameron for the 2009 blockbuster’s shitty title design is universal.<p>Late in its season 43 premiere, <i>Saturday Night Live</i> surprised viewers in the best way possible by taking on two pretentious movies — and one unbearably overused font — at once.<p>Host Ryan Gosling …

Conan Creates Some Late Night Comedy Gold By Kidnapping Tom Cruise In London

While Conan has done a few remote segments in the past, with two memorable trips with Ice Cube and Kevin Hart to help promote <i>Ride Along</i> and its sequel. But they were still natural Conan remote segments, they weren’t trying to jump on the train along with <i>Carpool Karaoke</i> or <i>Comedians In Cars Getting</i> …

Carpool Karaoke

This ‘Audition’ Tape Of Kit Harington For Game Of Thrones Will Leave You In Splits

Audition tapes aren't exactly the most flattering of videos, even for the best of actors. It's stripped down, and you have to work with whatever …

Alicia Vikander strips completely naked and romps with her co-star in raunchy Tulip Forever trailer - declared too rude for TV

Alicia Vikander took on her most racy role yet as she stripped completely naked for Tulip Forever's passionate sex scenes, as the red-hot trailer …

This Fight Between Black Widow and Elektra's Stunt Doubles Is Better Than Anything in Marvel's Movies

Though most of the amazing fight scenes in today’s big budget movies would be nearly impossible to create without them, we really don’t appreciate …

Stephen Colbert squared off with The Mooch on a tense Late Show interview

One of the biggest questions surrounding Stephen Colbert’s transition from his ironic alter ego (also named Stephen Colbert) on <i>The Colbert Report</i> to …

Stephen Colbert trumps Trump’s daily propaganda briefings with Elbow-Tron 5700

<i>[SPOILER ALERT for a nearly 50-year-old movie]</i><p>As fans of Mike Nichols’ fine 1971 comedy-drama of American male inadequacy <i>Carnal Knowledge</i> know, Jack …

Outside Lands: Tove Lo flashes crowd — yes, on purpose

Well, that’s one way to get the party started.<p>Pop star Tove Lo caused an early sensation on Day 1 Aug. 11 of the 10th annual Outside Lands Music and …

San Mateo County

Arya Stark's evolution to becoming a badass sword wielding pro on 'Game of Thrones'

Bran has visions, Sansa is the master of subtle power, but it's Arya who's transformed the most since the siblings first split. She's become a fierce …

These restaurants are all about vegetables — just don’t call them “vegetarian”

Despite our modern obsession with all things health, the most popular vegetables in the United States are still potatoes and tomatoes — better …

Watch Killers Cover Smashing Pumpkins, Muse at Lollapalooza

Brandon Flowers and company offer consolation of sorts with "Starlight" after Muse's Thursday night set canceled<p>The Killers added a pair of surprise …

Disarm

Jennifer Lawrence’s Mother Continues to Look Absolutely Bonkers

Feast your eyes on the mysterious teaser for Darren Aronofsky’s latest film.<p>The first teaser for <b>Darren Aronofsky’s</b> <i>Mother!</i> has arrived, and it looks gloriously strange. Publicity for the mysterious film has been <i>Star Wars</i>-level silent for months now, with plot details remaining increasingly spare. …

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