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Billie Lourd, daughter of Carrie Fisher, rocked her mom's Star Wars buns in public

Billie Lourd repped her mom in the best dang way when she threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Friday's match-up between baseball's San Francisco …

Tennis: Federer marks No. 1 ranking with 98th title in Stuttgart

(UPDATED) Roger Federer celebrated returning to the top of the world rankings by defeating Milos Raonic in the final of the Stuttgart Open on Sunday …

Benedict Cumberbatch fends off 4 muggers attacking cyclist near Sherlock Holmes house

Actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who played Sherlock Holmes in the BBC drama "Sherlock," reportedly dispensed with four muggers who were attacking a …

Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas & John Leguizamo Join ‘The Night Clerk’ Thriller

Oscar winner Helen Hunt, Ana de Armas, and John Leguizamo are set to join Tye Sheridan in <i>The Night Clerk</i>, which Sheridan is also producing. Michael …

The Five Stages of Watching A Star Wars Movie

(YouTube link)<p>Did you know there's a new <i>Star Wars</i> movie opening Friday? Yeah, sure it's a "Star Wars Story," but fans are looking forward to <i>Solo</i> …

Introverts are Natural Disruptors—Here’s Why | Heleo

“Introverts are uniquely suited to disruption because they’re comfortable playing where other people aren’t.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>The creative power</i> …

Why Apple Is The World’s Most Innovative Company

In this exclusive interview with Apple CEO Tim Cook, he explains the culture and approach that led to iPhone X, Air Pods, Apple Watch 3, and HomePod.<p>The only things more impressive than Apple’s financial numbers are the products that generated them. For a company routinely slagged for not having …

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Tommy Wiseau tears us apart with Joker audition tape

Why so serious, Tommy? Last month, SYFY reported that Tommy Wiseau, director of <i>The Room</i> and subject of James Franco’s biopic <i>The Disaster Artist</i> had …

The First Trailer For "Book Club" Is Here And Just LOL

"Have you ever been spanked?"

10 Easter Eggs That Link Disney Movies Together

Jake Gyllenhaal set to play villain in new Spider-Man movie<p>Jake Gyllenhaal is set to play villain Mysterio in the next ‘Spider-Man’ movie.<p>The …

Justice League Honest Trailer asks: How does this keep happening?

The Honest Trailer for Justice League examines how what should’ve been DCEU’s biggest moment was instead just a middling disappointment.<p><i>Justice …

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 …

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

Johnson's trainer, Ramona Braganza, reveals exactly what Johnson did to make sure she was in shape for 'Freed'<p>Dakota Johnson did a lot to keep …

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is being review-bombed on Rotten Tomatoes (update)

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 disparity between what critics thought of the movie (certified …

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Why Do So Many 'Star Wars' Fans Hate 'The Last Jedi'?

<i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> has earned overwhelmingly positive reviews, with a 93% fresh rating and 8.2/10 score on Rotten Tomatoes. The Rian Johnson sci-fi sequel snagged $220 million on its domestic debut weekend, second only to <i>The Force Awakens</i> ($248m), along with a $451m global cume. And it has …

‘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

7 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 extra energy boost.<p>Most people 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 …

Blockchain

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 …

Blade Runner 2049

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 …

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 …

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 …

Harrison Ford

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 …

Ryan Gosling

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

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>His character’s ire toward James Cameron for the 2009 blockbuster’s shitty title design is universal.<p>By<p><b>Share</b> Watch Ryan Gosling rage over Avatar’s …

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