Black Panther

The New 'Avengers: Infinity War' Gag Reel Is So Funny You'll Forget Everyone Is Dead

<i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> was definitely not the most heartwarming movie in the world, to put it lightly. While Marvel is oftentimes characterized for …

Marvel Universe

29 surprising Avengers: Infinity War facts from the DVD/Blu-ray commentary

Even if you've seen Avengers: Infinity War a million times (or just seven), there are still things to learn. We watched the voiceover commentary with directors Joe Russo and Anthony Russo and screenwriters Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely, and we learned that not all is as it seemed in the …

Marvel Universe

Foul-Mouthed Parrot Stranded on Roof Tells Rescue Brigade to 'F*ck Off'

Entertainment<p>By Sam Blum Published On 08/14/2018<p>@Blumnessmonster<p>By Sam Blum @Blumnessmonster Published On 08/14/2018<p>A parrot with no interest in its …

London Fire Brigade

10 Essential Avengers Villains Not Yet Used In The Movies

Even with all the complaints about how bland Marvel movie villains have been in the past, the MCU’s big bads are on the comeback trail, with nothing …

Comics

A Marathon of All 20 Marvel Films Is Coming & Tickets Are Surprisingly Cheap

Entertainment<p>By Dustin Nelson Published On 08/14/2018<p>@dlukenelson<p>By Dustin Nelson @dlukenelson Published On 08/14/2018<p>What has more Marvel heroes …

Comics

Single mom who hosted $25K prom party accused of fraud

PHILADELPHIA — A Philadelphia woman who made headlines for an elaborate prom send-off has been charged with Social Security benefits fraud.<p>The U.S. …

Social Security

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is crazy good

Love and its complicated dynamics have been largely out of style in filmmaking since the witty, mature heyday of Norah Ephron ("When Harry Met …

Comedy-Drama

The Meg takes giant bite of UK box office

<b>The winner: The Meg</b><p>While Jason Statham has been seen on screen in recent years in Fast and Furious and Expendables movies, and had a supporting role in Melissa McCarthy comedy Spy, his own movie vehicles had begun to dwindle in number and impact. His last outing as a protagonist was 2016’s …

Animation

Everything you need to know about Sky’s police drama 9-1-1

When is Sky Witness' 9-1-1 on TV, and what's it about?<p>From Glee’s Ryan Murphy comes another equally corny – and yet equally addictive – import from …

Los Angeles

Is ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ the Asian ‘Black Panther‘?

While differences obviously exist, a transcendent cast delivers same message to Hollywood: Diversity can equal dollars<p>1993. The year <i>Jurassic Park</i>, …

Social Justice

What I Learned From Watching 'Crazy Rich Asians' With A Theater Full Of Asians In SGV

There's something special about getting to see <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i>. It's not just that it's a movie starring an all-Asian cast. It's not just because …

Times Square

Crazy Rich Asians Review

There is a reason that people love a good Cinderella story. If it’s done well (and many times it isn’t), it shows us a beautiful and glamorous royal …

Bachelorette Party

What does Oscar know about popular? Five films to consider for newest academy accolade

All hell broke loose when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced a new category last week to honor "outstanding achievement in …

Animation

Don't Be Surprised If 'Crazy Rich Asians' Blows Away Box Office Expectations

The final big release of the summer is a flagbearer for Asian-American representation<p>The final major release of the 2018 summer box office isn’t a …

Box Office

Suit Up in Vibranium and Get Ready For a Black Panther-Inspired Halloween

If you thought Chadwick Boseman was sick of people asking him to throw up the "Wakanda forever" sign just a few months after <b>Black Panther</b>'s release, well, we have some news: Wakanda fans are not going <i>anywhere</i>. Let's take it back to February, when Marvel's highly anticipated film hit theaters, the …

Comics

Meet cinemas' latest effort to fend off Netflix

Cinemas can’t lure viewers away from Netflix with big screens — so now they’re trying three big screens.<p>Movie houses across the world are increasingly adopting a new gimmick called ScreenX, which surrounds audiences in 270-degrees — one screen at the front, two at each side — for an experience that …

Ice Age

Disney owns you, now it wants its Oscars, too

While average spectators are confused about the new popular movie category from the Academy and what it is, Disney knows exactly what it means for it.<p>…

Mickey Mouse

Your Favorite Talenti Flavor Might Disappear, But You Can Save It

Food & Drink<p>By Dustin Nelson Published On 08/14/2018<p>@dlukenelson<p>By Dustin Nelson @dlukenelson Published On 08/14/2018<p>If you sit at your desk all day …

Flavors

How Fans Created The First Ever Wakandacon

Roxane Gay, Yona Harvey, Ryan Coogler and other Black storytellers successfully envisioned what Wakanda—a futuristic African country unencumbered by …

Race & Ethnicity

Box Office: The Marvel Cinematic Universe Is A Brand, Not A Franchise

<i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> arrives on DVD, Blu-Ray and 4K HD today after earning $2.045 billion in global theatrical release. That includes $677 million in domestic grosses alone. But, amazingly, <i>Avengers 3</i> is not the year’s biggest domestic earner, as Marvel’s own <i>Black Panther</i> earned $700m domestic …

Box Office

BlacKkKlansman review: 'Furious, relevant, and funny as hell'

Based on a true story (or, as the opening credits put it, some “fo’ real shit”), Spike Lee’s new joint BlacKkKlansman sees an African- American cop …

BlacKkKlansman

Kenny Denmon, founder of Black Panthers' San Diego chapter, dies

The founder of the Black Panthers’ San Diego chapter, Kenny Denmon saw a racist society dominated by whites.<p>But whites, he insisted, were not the …

San Diego

Sterling K. Brown undecided on Oscar’s popular film category

At an FYC event for “This Is Us” at Paramount Studios, Brown, who played N’Jobu in the Marvel blockbuster, told Variety his stance on the category — …

Sterling K. Brown

We're Calling It Now: These Are the Most Popular Halloween Costumes For Kids This Year

Year after year, little ghosts, mummies, and witches run around screaming "Trick or treat!" as they wander through their neighborhoods carrying pumpkin-shaped candy buckets — but every year, there's a slew of costumes that make everyone say, "Yup, expected as much," for a different reason. Between …

Costumes

Hey X-Men Fans–It’s Not Halle Berry’s Fault Storm Was Such a Wreck

When it comes to Fox’s <i>X-Men</i> film franchise, “Halle Berry was miscast as Storm” is such a cold take that not even Pyro could warm it up. We can argue …

Comics

Philly Camel Prom Mom Indicted For Social Security Fraud

<b>Saudia Shuler</b> is well-known in Philadelphia for her community efforts. The owner of a North Philly eatery Country Cookin,’ Shuler made national news …

Social Security

Follow the money in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

The first hour of this adaptation of Kevin Kwan’s best-selling novel about mega-money nuptials in Singapore is a treat

Bridal Showers

Police Unions’ Opposition to Prison Reform Is About More Than Jobs — It’s About Racism

In its first few seconds, a new television advertisement targeting New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo appears to be an appeal for increased funding for …

New York State

Hot Toys Reveals Shuri and Wakanda Throne Collectible Figures

BEGIN SLIDESHOW<i></i>Hot Toys reveals Shuri and Wakanda Throne collectible figures<b>Black Panther</b> came out in February, but excitement for the 18th MCU …

Comics

Gaspar Noé's Dance Drama Climax Features the Trippiest Sangria Ever Made

Gaspar Noé, director, French provocateur, and noted <i>Black Panther</i> hater, is back to raise hell with his new movie <i>Climax</i>. And from the trailer, it …

Culture