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Ghostbusters Reboot Director Knows Why His Movie Failed Miserably

Paul Feig has his own ideas as to why the all-female Ghostbusters was box office poison.

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Ghostbusters reboot director Paul Feig reveals why he thinks the movie wasn't successful

He's looking at you, trolls.<p>Trolls ruin people's lives. That's their primary function and raison d'être.<p>And, according to director Paul Feig, it …

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Is Donald Trump Responsible for the Attack on Rand Paul?

Trump Derangement Syndrome (TDS) has taken hold at <i>The New Yorker</i>. Hence, this idiotic story, which is advertised in a tweet from the magazine's …

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Why The Ghostbusters Remake Didn’t Do Better

<b>Ghostbusters</b> director Paul Feig laments the fact that his reboot wasn’t as successful as it could’ve been. When it was first announced, the 2016 …

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Give Thanks For Tom Hanks With A Brattle Movie Marathon

Support the news<p>When we think of Thanksgiving we tend to think of family and over-indulgence. So why not spend this holiday week watching 11 films …

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Paul Feig Wishes His Ghostbusters Remake Hadn't Turned Into a 'Cause'

Director Paul Feig’s 2016 <i>Ghostbusters</i> remake met with intense, and often vitriolic, criticism right from the first trailer, which garnered an …

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Inside Stranger Things 2: 26 new things we learned at the Vulture Festival

Stranger Things Photo: Jackson Lee Davis/Netflix via Netflix Press Media Center<p>Stranger Things Photo: Jackson Lee Davis/Netflix via Netflix Press …

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Colin Jost Tears Into ‘SNL’ Alum Al Franken Over Sexual Misconduct on Weekend Update (Video)

"I know this photo looks bad, but remember it also is bad," Colin Jost says about photo of Franken groping Leann Tweeden<p>The 15 years Sen. Al Franken spent as an “Saturday Night Live” writer and performer didn’t protect him from criticism during Saturday’s edition of “Weekend Update.”<p>“SNL” was …

Comedy

Denis Villeneuve's Blade Runner 2049: masterpiece or flop?

For a man who just directed a $155-million flop, Denis Villeneuve was remarkably calm.<p>On the phone from Los Angeles last week, the Quebec director …

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Oprah Winfrey Honors Shonda Rhimes at Television Academy Hall of Fame

From modern water cooler-moment dramas to groundbreaking late night comedy; from topical, transformative series in absorbing settings to …

Entertainment

‘Wonder,’ ‘The Shape of Water’ and More Hollywood Red Carpets and Parties

Winona Ryder<p>Winona Ryder spoke at the Saban Community Clinic’s gala on Monday night.<p>Cook/Variety/REX/Shutterstock<p>Vince Vaughn and Will Arnett<p>Vince …

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Ranking the Famous Men Who Sit at Bars in Liquor Commercials

Older famous men are good for three things: calling Martin Scorsese “Marty,” playing policemen who’ve “seen it all,” and spending an inordinate …

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Shonda Rhimes on How Oprah Winfrey Inspired Her: Suddenly, 'My Imagination Had No Limits'

Turns out, we have Oprah Winfrey to thank for Shondaland’s #TGIT.<p>On Wednesday, Shonda Rhimes was honored at the 24th Annual Television Academy Hall …

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Rebel Entertainment Co-Founder Debra Goldfarb Joins Gersh as Head of Non-Scripted TV (Exclusive)

She will represent production companies, showrunners, directors and talent in the nonscripted space.<p>Rebel Entertainment Partners’ Debra Goldfarb is …

Hollywood

Rand Paul, Kafka, and Unneighborly Times

It’s not unusual for neighbors to squabble, or to fight, but the still-unexplained assault on Rand Paul, by a neighbor, as Paul sat on his lawn tractor, was noteworthy because Paul is a United States senator. The incident was also curious because the principals were both doctors: the assailant was …

Business

Thoughts from the Ledge: Growing up with John Cusack

John Cusack - Courtesy of Den of Geek<p>Welcome to my weekly series where I pay homage to those unsung heroes of the horror genre. This installment, I …

Entertainment

10 Great Movies with All-Star Casts

This past weekend, audiences got to check out Kenneth Branagh’s new star-studded adaptation of Agatha Christie‘s <b>Murder on the Orient Express</b>, and now …

Movies

15 Impossible Superhero Crossovers (That Actually Happened)

We all love a good crossover whether it’s throwing Wolverine into a fray alongside The Avengers or Batman taking on an enemy with his pal Superman. …

Comics

Ghostbusters Fans, These Are The Figures You’ve Been Waiting For

Ghostbusters figures have been coming fast and furious to varying degrees of quality as of late. Now, we are getting what maybe the best so far. …

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10 Movies a Dad <i>Must</i> Watch With His Daughter

Movie time between a father and his daughter can be a special time. Disney obviously knows this, as so many of their classics center around an …

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<i>This article originally appeared on People. For more stories like this, visit people.com.</i><p>Aidy Bryant says the body confidence she has today comes …

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5 Strange, Star-Laden Films That Have Never Been Released

Studios and investors put a lot of money into movies, some more than others, with an expectation of a finished product they can sell. It doesn't …

Culture

"SNL" kicks White House press briefings up a notch, even by "SNL" standards

Aidy Bryant brought back her classic impression of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, with a twist. She would answer reporters’ questions in the most blunt possible way — “That’s gonna be a hell yeah from me, Keith,” she declared in response to a question about whether she’d just …

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1 of 7<p>EMMA & DAVE<p>There's a new hot 30 Rock couple! The Oscar-winning actress has been seeing <i>Saturday Night Live</i> writer and segment director Dave …

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Dan Aykroyd Loves The Ideas Of A Ghostbusters Netflix Series

As the Ghostbusters kinda, sorta make an on-screen return this weekend on Netflix's Stranger Things, one of the franchise's co-creators would love to …

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Netflix: What's new? What's worth it?

Godzilla<p>After the 1998, Matthew Broderick-led version of Godzilla, I was basically worn out on the entire concept of the Japanese monster on film.<p>But …

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How ‘Saturday Night Live’ Became a Dating Factory for the Rich and Famous

What do Emma Stone, Scarlett Johansson, and Ben Affleck all have in common? Not only are they A-listers but they’re also dating people who work for …

Culture

Stranger Things 2 Showcases These 12 Brands in All of Their ’80s Glory

The wait for the second season of Stranger Things—or Stranger Things 2, as Netflix is calling it—is finally over. The streaming service dropped the …

Marketing

Sleek And Spooky: The 10 Best Classic Halloween Movie Cars

It’s been a long time since we’ve driven a truly scary car.<p>The 1985 Yugo immediately comes to mind, a sputtering claptrap of a vehicle that even when new felt old and worn and had the mechanical life span of a fruit fly. Or there’s the government surplus right-hand-drive Post Office Jeep we once …

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