Jurassic Park

Why Streep, Hanks, and Spielberg Rushed to Get The Post to Press

On Sunday night, the director and his stars gave media a first look at their Pentagon Papers drama—a mere nine months after Spielberg first read its script.<p>“This couldn’t wait,” <b>Steven Spielberg</b> explained after <i>The Post</i>’s first awards season screening in New York City Sunday night. <b>Meryl Streep</b>, <b>Tom</b> …

Movies

"Cinemaps: Plotting the Fantasy Worlds of the Silver Screen"

Take a stroll through fantasyland, courtesy of Hollywood and Cinemaps! The new book <i>Cinemaps: An Atlas of 35 Great Movies</i> features 35 beautiful …

Culture

We Must Hate Everyone in Hollywood Before They Break Our Hearts

It’s time we face a simple fact: we don’t know anything about our favorite celebrities, and most (if not all) of them are bad people. Sure, we can …

Ryan Gosling

November 20 in Sci-Fi History: Sean Young and Jill Thompson

It was on this day in 1959 that actress <b>Sean Young</b> was born in Louisville, Kentucky. She was, of course, Rachael in <i>Blade Runner.</i><p>What you may not know …

Michelle Pfeiffer

Check out a batch of new images from Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Entertainment Weekly has revealed a batch of new images for <b>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</b> along with four covers for its December issue featuring Kylo Ren …

Star Wars

Courtney Hoffman’s feminist western short The Good Time Girls is being adapted into a feature film

Argent Pictures has announced that Courtney Hoffman’s widely acclaimed feminist western short film <b>The Good Time Girls</b> starring Laura Dern (<b>Jurassic</b> …

Laura Dern

The Simple Story Structure You’ve Never Heard Of, But Should Master

<i>Clay Adams writes for Bleeding Cool:</i><p>Discussions about story structure tend to run from the head-smackingly simple (“A story needs three acts!”) to …

Storytelling

What's An Underrated '90s Kids Movie That You Think All Kids Should See?

And maybe one that '90s kids should go back and check out as well.

Movies

3 New Cautionary Tales About Climate Change

Novels are great for speculating about current events and how they may impact in the future. They’re not lectures or presentations; they’re filled with intrigue, adventure, and characters to root for, and can have a serious impact on how we consider our actions. We know now that we’re already …

Books

10 Surprising Problems Solved By Nature

Modern technology has turned everyday survival from a vicious challenge into a cakewalk. For instance, a weather app can tell you the local …

Mount Everest

mite weekend

We’ve all had the thought after watching <i>Jurassic Park</i> for the quadrillionth time. It would surely be fun to see all those giants in real life (not to …

Texas

Your nerdy love of sci fi could save the world! Announcing… TASAT

Here’s a <i>Major Announcement</i> of a project that's been in my thoughts for a long time. A way that you -- yes <i>you</i> -- can be part of an <i>action team</i> of …

Geek

Smart health tech just got smarter

From the sharpest-looking smart watch that boasts an eight-month battery life to a thermometer that can take your temperature without touching you to …

Jeff Goldblum

Have You Played… Jurassic Park III: Danger Zone!?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day, perhaps for all time.<p>Danger Zone is a weird one for me, because I …

PC Gaming

20 things to do in Vancouver this weekend: November 18 and 19

The weekend is here and we’re ready to let loose! Get out and have fun in Vancouver with our list of things to do this weekend, Saturday, November …

Vancouver

Weekend events

There’s no shortage of fun things to do this weekend!<p>Check out the Eastside Culture Crawl this weekend at various venues in the East End.<p>Cornucopia: …

Cirque du Soleil

How to Tell When Literally Every Baked Good Is Done

From pies and cakes to cookies and muffins, you'll never have to guess again.<p>One of the most difficult things about being a recipe developer is translating all the sights, smells, sounds and feelings that I experience when I'm cooking into words. When I'm writing a recipe, I always try to include …

Baking

These Disney-themed holiday villas are EPIC

What could be better than spending your next holiday living like a real Disney princess in a bedroom kitted out for a queen?<p>Nothing!<p>Thanks to Exclusive Private Villas, you can actually rent a completely-themed holiday home for your next trip to Orlando and there are some seriously magical interior …

Walt Disney Company

Hawaii: Kauai With Kids

Share this post: on Twitter on Facebook on Google+<p><b>Watch Now:</b><p>Kauai’s dramatic scenery has drawn movie makers for decades with the wild’s of the Napali …

Hawaii

The Happenings: Three things to do in Vancouver this weekend

<i>Looking for something to do in Metro Vancouver? Here are three suggestions for the weekend of Nov. 18-19.</i><p><b>VSO at the Movies: Jurassic Park</b><p>If you only …

Canadian News

Comcast's Film Revenues Trending Upward

Comcast‘s subsidiary NBC Universal Studios is one of the largest film producers in the U.S. The company’s film revenues have fluctuated from $5.45 billion in 2013, driven by the extraordinary contribution from hits such as <i>Despicable Me 2,</i> to $6.36 billion in 2016. Film revenues can be fairly …

Movies

Ladies, get your geek on with these femme-focused subscription boxes

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>Subscription boxes and geeks go together like …

Shopping

Woman Saves Sibling Kittens While Others Decided to Give Up, and Raises Them into Gorgeous 'Panther' Kitties...

Two little black kittens were brought into an animal clinic, in desperate need of help. A woman who worked there, offered to foster them while others …

Cats

8 movie mistakes that change EVERYTHING

Why Harley Quinn is cursed and Braveheart is a time-travel story.<p>Everyone goofs from time to time, even big Hollywood filmmakers – as we're about to …

Harley Quinn

Justice For Goose

Some people scour over photos or scrapbooks to mark significant moments in their lives - which, being a natural hoarder, is also a fond past-time of …

Movies

Steven Spielberg Is More Than His Brand

<i>Henry Bevan on Steven Spielberg…</i><p>Is this the face of the most underrated director of the twenty-first century?<p>It’s odd to use the word “underrated” in …

Steven Spielberg

Scientists want to clone extinct cave lion frozen in ice, have clearly never seen Jurassic Park

News out of Russia today is perhaps not what you’d expect at this point. No, the president was not found wandering the halls of the Kremlin naked and tweeting, nor has Steven Seagal mercifully passed way. Instead, Siberian scientists who recently discovered a 50,000-year-old cave lion cub perfectly …

Golf

These are 7 of the greatest female STEM role models in film

While the number of female scientists on screen is still a little low for our liking, there are still a number of female STEM role models in …

Laura Dern

What Does Entertainment Look Like In An Augmented Reality Version 2.0 World? or: The iPhone X Animojis Are Pretty Cool

Insights <i>is a weekly series featuring entertainment industry veteran David Bloom. It represents an experiment of sorts in digital-age journalism and</i> …

Augmented Reality

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Director Wants to Make ‘Thor 4’ a ‘Jurassic Park’ Reunion

The future, straight to your inbox.<p>Taika Waititi’s <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> was pretty great, but it fell short on one crucial metric: It only included two of …

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