Documentaries

Here’s what you need to know about Syria’s White Helmets and why Canada is resettling them

After an overnight evacuation of Syria‘s White Helmets from the advancing forces of Bashar al-Assad, the rescuers have become the rescued.<p>Roughly 800 …

Middle East

New Documentary Looks At Deadly Period In Ferrari And Racing History

The 1950s are often perceived by many as a more idyllic time. Two world wars were behind us. What is now considered by some as the traditional family was the norm. The climate was stable. It was all good. Except it wasn’t. Racism was still rampant. The threat of global nuclear annihilation was very …

Enzo Ferrari

Thousands sleep rough on UK Streets despite holding down a regular job at posh shops

A SHOCKING new documentary has exposed the number of people who hold down jobs - but sleep on the streets.<p>Channel 4's Dispatches, to be shown on …

Housing

‘The Sandlot’ is sliding into theaters for its 25th anniversary. Here’s how to see it…

The boys of summer are back… at least for a couple days!<p>“The Sandlot” is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a return to some theaters, but only …

South Park

Conan's Cantina Band Documentary: Figrin D'an Was a Pimp

<i>“They looked like testicles with eyes, but they sounded like heaven.”</i> Conan O’Brien shares footage from a new documentary on Figrin D’an and the …

Star Wars

Kane County Fair wraps up 150th season

A demolition derby and 4-H Blue Ribbon livestock sale marked the final day of the 150th Kane County Fair in St. Charles.

Wine Tasting

Last Call: Greetings from the world's most depressing city

The deadly beautiful city of Norilsk, Russia<p>A few years ago, I fell down the internet wormhole thanks to a Russian photographer named Elena …

Selling

Donate to Make This Flying Spaghetti Monster Documentary a Reality

July 21, 2018 by Hemant Mehta<p>There have been several news stories over the past decade about Pastafarians wearing their colanders when getting a …

Religion

The Search For Castle Rock Unearths The Real-Life Places That Inspired Stephen King

Maybe don’t bury Fluffy or Fido here, m’kay? (Image: Hulu)<p><b>Video:</b> We’ll have more on <i>Castle Rock</i>, Hulu’s Stephen King-inspired series, very soon — …

Stephen King

DVDanger: To Hell and Back: The Kane Hodder Story

New documentary reveals the man behind moviedom's monsters

Horror

"Zero Days" director on new documentary and cyber warfare - CBS News

"Zero Days" director on new documentary and c...

Cyberwarfare

The Social Media column: Roz Flanagan jets off to New York city for daughter's big day

Roz Flanagan is taking a bite out of the Big Apple as she jets off to New York to watch her daughter walk down the aisle.<p>The socialite isn’t one to …

Social Media

Black Thought's "Rest In Power" Video Remembers Trayvon Martin

Watch the new visual for the JAY-Z produced docuseries on Martins’ life.<p>Black Thought has dropped his video for “Rest In Power,” the title track for television documentary <i>Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story.</i> The new video features Black Thought beside a brick wall displaying projections of …

Paramount Network

12 Tear-Jerking Netflix Original Movies To Watch If You're In The Mood For A Good Cry

While it seems counterintuitive, seeking out depressing entertainment is nothing new; in fact, it goes all the way back to the ancient Greeks. They …

Netflix Original

Meet the Jelloman, the Iconic Jell-O Shot Entrepreneur of Philly's Indie Rock Scene

"I put in seven pounds of powder and four handles of vodka into each one. It's like the Jell-O soup kitchen."<p>Paul Vile tells me one of the worst parts of his operation is the smell. It's easy to see why; he’s cooped up in his house for hours, mixing titanic loads of vodka and Jell-O powder through …

Food

‘Apollo 11’ Trailer: Moon Landing Documentary Features Never-Before-Seen Footage of the Death-Defying Mission

NEON has purchased worldwide rights to Todd Douglas Miller's space documentary, which marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.<p>NEON …

Moon Landing

Ai Weiwei’s advice for top art collectors

Top collectors gathered in Aspen, Colo., at a talk by Chinese activist artist Ai Weiwei and Guggenheim curator Alexandra Munroe.<p>Spotted at the …

Steve Wynn

Silent Witness star Emilia Fox will investigate Jack the Ripper murders in new documentary​

Emilia Fox is well used to gruesome murders following her role as Dr Nikki Alexander in BBC crime thriller <i>Silent Witness</i>.<p>And she's now expanding her …

Television (UK)

Ed Sheeran’s creative process is on full display in new Apple documentary

Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran and his creative process will be on full display in Apple’s newest documentary movie, <i>Songwriter</i>.<p>Filming on the documentary began in 2008, giving fans an unprecedented look at how Sheeran’s songs are created. From the spark of an idea for a song to seeing it sung by …

Apple

Surprising things we learned about Robin Williams in new documentary

Famous friends and family members remember the comedic actor, who died in 2014.

Robin Williams

Facebook and Instagram take tougher stance on underage kids

Facebook and Instagram instructed their moderators to take a tougher stance on underage kids.<p>The social media giant's reviewers are being instructed to lock the accounts of people they suspect are younger than 13, according to TechCrunch, even if the person's account is reported for something else. …

Social Media

Sheela Birnstiel on the documentary series Wild Wild Country

The series Wild Wild Country tells a dramatic tale of the rise and fall of a guru's commune in the US State of Oregon.<p>The BBC's Ishleen Kaur went to Switzerland to meet its central character, Sheela.<p><i>Reporter and Producer: Ishleen Kaur</i><p><i>Camera: Paul Francis</i><p><i>Editing: Tom Beal</i><p><i>Archive footage and clips</i> …

Oregon

Whitney Houston's Mother, Cissy Houston, Is Reportedly Suffering from the Early Stages of Dementia

84-year-old Houston family matriarch, Cissy Houston, is reportedly battling the early stages of dementia.<p><i>“She’s in the early stages of dementia,” a</i> …

Whitney Houston

Scott Storch talks how he went from a teen in Philly to making music for Beyoncé

He sat down to talk with The FADER about his journey to where he is today.<p>Scott Storch has an incredible life, one which has seen great success and …

Music

Comedy Now: The New Robin Williams Documentary Arrives At HBO

<i>Welcome to Comedy Now, a weekly column cataloging what comedy fans should know about what’s available in the streaming world. Whether it’s a brand new special, an old classic, or the oddball show that defies categorization, we’ll list as many as we can for your enjoyment right here. Who knows? We</i> …

Robin Williams

Video crew goes ghost hunting at Waveland. Is history present?

During an interview in the kitchen of the main house at the Waveland State Historic Site, the lights begin to flicker and make a low hum.<p>Darren …

Paranormal

watch the full trailer for m.i.a.’s new documentary

And all the other news you need in your life today.<p>A good day/bad day today. On the one hand, Elon Musk has promised us that he will not make robots which can kill humans (but can we trust him?) while, on the other, those dumb explorers opened the sarcophagus, clearly having never seen <i>The Mummy</i> …

Save the Children

Actress, 100, Recounts Hollywood's Ugly Blacklisting Era In New Documentary

"Marsha Hunt's Adversity" looks at how the soon-to-be 101-year-old survived the Hollywood blacklist. Jo Kwon reports.

Hollywood

Reality TV & Documentary: 'Alpha Ladies'

Casting "Alpha Ladies," a new reality series that will revolve around 5 self-proclaimed "boss ladies" who run their own companies, minds, and the …

Reality TV

The New McQueen Documentary Could Make Anyone Emotional

<i>Fashion happens faster than ever these days. Each week, we attempt to make sense of it in a column called What Is Fashion.</i><p>It is easy to watch <i>McQueen,</i> …

Fashion Week