Mad Max

29 Supporting Movie Characters That Deserve Their Own Spinoff Films

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Movies

Skyscraper review – Dwayne Johnson rocks in a highly enjoyable action film

Dwayne Johnson stars as the most badass amputee since Charlize Theron in Mad Max: Fury Road, in the movie mashup you never knew you wanted (but trust me, you do). <i>Skyscraper</i> is <i>Die Hard</i> meets <i>The Towering Inferno</i> (High Hard, if you will), and it’s pretty much everything you could want from a big, …

Film (UK)

Max Scherzer doesn’t fear hitters or swimming with sharks

<i>All-Star Nationals hurler Max Scherzer takes a swing at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby.</i><p><b>Q: Describe your mentality when you’re on the …

Middle School

Start your Monday smart: What's happening this week

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Trump and his predecessor, Barack Obama, are both overseas this week, where they will make headlines for very different reasons.<p>Here's what else you need to know to <b>Start Your Week Smart</b>. (You can also get "5 Things You Need to Know Today" delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up …

Climate Change

Stream It or Skip It: ‘How It Ends’ on Netflix, a Tense, Frustrating Take on the Apocalypse

<i>Got the apocalypse on the brain these days? It’s understandable. Netflix, no stranger to knowing what you’re thinking at all times and then crafting</i> …

TV

Brace For Impact — Here Are the Greatest 25 Action Movies on Netflix

After a long day, it can be nice to unwind with a long bath and some Trader Joe's wine. That being said, we are quickly becoming converts to the action genre since these movies instantly elevate our energy levels. From Marvel franchises to fantasy thrillers, Netflix is continually adding new movies …

Entertainment

Racing Games Are Coming Back In A Big Way

Within the last month, some amazing racing games have released. It’s been something of a micro-renaissance. These games—<i>Wreckfest, Danger Zone 2</i>, and</i> …

Hot Wheels

If MCU Characters Were Cast Like the DCEU

by Margaret Maurer<p>– on<p>in SR Originals<p>The Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Extended Universe have different approaches and tones when it comes to …

Marvel Universe

Thanks to CERN, your next X-ray scan could be in full color

Previous Next<p>1 of 3<p>Your next X-ray could be a whole lot more colorful — and you’ve got Europe’s CERN physics lab and a New Zealand startup to thank …

CERN

30 pop-culture references that prove 'Die Hard' is as awesome as ever, 30 years later

Loading...<p>Thirty years after John McClane (Bruce Willis) saved his wife and other hostages from German terrorist Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman) in the …

Die Hard

Critics love 'Mission: Impossible – Fallout' as much as Tom Cruise loves outrageous stunts

Critics can’t stop gushing over “Mission: Impossible – Fallout,” which comes to theatres July 27.<p>“Fallout” is the sixth film in the “Mission: …

Tom Cruise

25 Indie Movies on Netflix to Check Out When You're Sick of Summer Blockbusters

We're in full support of grabbing some popcorn and streaming blockbuster action films like <b>The Avengers</b> or <b>Mad Max Fury Road</b>, but occasionally our moods dictate an under-the-radar indie film. Thankfully, Netflix has a fully stocked selection of some of the best indie films from the past decade, and …

Entertainment

Interview: Evocative Portraits of New York’s Punk Scene Explore Meaning of Modern Tribes

Since 2012, Romanian photographer David Burlacu has called New York City home. The European transplant has made a name for himself as a sought-after portrait photographer, with his work published in <i>The New York Times, Huffington Post,</i> and <i>Rolling Stone</i>.<p>His insightful images capture the spirit of his …

Photos

Why the pioneering Japanese anime ‘Akira’ is still relevant 30 years later

We’re protesting in the streets, bracing for the next violent attack and debating how civil to be in confronting a government some say is wildly overreaching.<p>There’s a reason a Japanese animated film from 30 years ago still has resonance in America today.<p>Long before the Marvel Cinematic Universe …

Anime

Dodgers 3, Angels 2: Max Muncy dongs then drives in tying & go-ahead runs in comeback

After taking three of four from the Padres, the Dodgers returned home to face the Angels in another Freeway Series. They got this one off to a good …

Los Angeles Dodgers

New Movies On Demand: ‘A Quiet Place,’ ‘Chappaquiddick,’ ‘Disobedience,’ And More

It’s another Friday and I know what you’re thinking: can we just stop it with all this work week-iness? Where’s the sleeping in? Where’s the staying …

Streaming

How to Watch San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Live

San Diego Comic-Con 2018 is nearly upon us, and IGN will be on location at the event to provide you with breaking news, interviews, and exclusive …

Comics

Trump UK protests: Why environmental groups are protesting ‘climate vandal’ US president

As tens of thousands gathered in London to protest the visit of Donald Trump, among them were protesters calling out the US president’s less than …

Environment

The story of the Omaha man nearly killed by a fake bomb who became the world's biggest movie star

+25<p>Even if you’ve never seen a silent film, you likely know the image:<p>A man in round horn-rimmed glasses and a straw hat clings to the hands of a …

Los Angeles

San Diego Comic-Con 2018: First Look At 'The LEGO Movie 2' LEGO Sets

<i>The LEGO Movie</i> made $257 million on a $60 million budget back in 2014, but instead of immediately following with a sequel–which could be done more speedily given that every major LEGO brick had already been digitally scanned–Warner Bros. followed with <i>The LEGO Batman Movie</i> ($175 on an $80 million …

Movies

Greenville Avenue Pizza Co. Marches on With a Truck Yard Cheesesteak Pizza

The slayers use the long ladles to spread the sauce around, then add showers of mozzarella cheese. Once a cheese pizza is bubbling, sending an aroma …

Dallas

Guano, Guano, Gone

<b>We’re between episodes on “</b><b>The Thin Layer</b><b>,” our podcast about soil.</b> Last week’s episode was about the Dust Bowl, and next week’s is about the …

UC Berkeley

How It Ends Review

For better or worse, AMC’s zombie-smashing megahit <b>The Walking Dead</b> has long become the most popular depiction of the post-apocalypse. What comes …

The Walking Dead

Watch: Fantastic Fest-Selected Werewolf Short OVERTIME

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Horror

New movies and TV streaming on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime and HBO Now

<i>Note: I’m just going to start including FilmStruck and Starz in the lineup because there’s just a lot of great stuff on each of them. Particularly</i> …

Entertainment

Roskilde 2018 - Debunking Danish Stereotypes

When we got on the flight to Copenhagen all we could think about was the Danish cultural appropriation imported on to our shores in recent years.<p>More …

Great Dane

‘Gowdy got owned’: Internet heaps mockery on the GOP as Strzok’s hearing becomes a circus

As GOP members of the House of Representatives trip over themselves to turn FBI agent Peter Strzok’s hearing into a circus, Twitter let them have it. …

Liberal View

‘Mission: Impossible – Fallout’ Rave Reactions Go Wild for Tom Cruise, Compare Sequel to ‘Mad Max’ and ‘The Dark Knight’

Ethan Hunt's sixth go-around on the big screen is being hailed as one of the best action movies in years.<p>“Mission: Impossible – Fallout” was unveiled …

Mission Impossible

Gamefly Offering Huge Deals On Used Games With Free Shipping

Gamefly is usually known for having a steady supply of games on hand for rental. But every once in a while, it also hosts a pretty good sale where …

PlayStation

Venom: What We Know About The Spider-Man Spin-Off Movie

Venom is kind of like Spider-Man's evil twin. The character is a symbiote, an alien lifeform that attaches itself to a sentient host. He gives the host many abilities, some of which are similar to Spider-Man's except, instead of shooting elastic webs, the host's body essentially becomes them at …

Comics