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I have something to say about every frame of the new Taylor Swift video

Imagine it’s a Star Wars trailer and buckle up<p>The weird world of Taylor Swift is as fascinating as any science fiction universe. In fact, possessing her level of money and fame and unwillingness to self-edit is not even precisely <i>imaginable</i> to people who are not Taylor Swift, and so her lived …

Taylor Swift

Oscar watch: 6 performances by lead actors that ought to be nominated

It’s fairly slim pickins in the movie lead actor category for 2017, at least compared to the bountiful selection of fine movie actress …

Movies

Should Parents Fund Their College Student's Vacations?

Spring Break: A Rite of Passage Or Waste of Money?<p>Spring break trips have been part of the college experience for a long time. College students have …

Puerto Vallarta

Must Every Piece of Storytelling Be Serialized?

Dear Kameron, Mark, and Amy,<p>Dana Stevens is <b>Slate</b>’s movie critic.<p>Documentaries had their work cut out for them in a year that featured an actual …

Tommy Wiseau

These Cheap Flights To Cancun Are Only $200, So Spring Breakers Get Ready

Greetings from everywhere in America, where it's freezing and we're literally all miserable. As temperatures continue to drop drastically across the …

Dating

Confirmed: Lucy Hale And Tyler Posey's Truth Or Dare Will Give You Nightmares

Must movies ruin <i>everything</i> for us? The first trailer for Blumhouse's new horror film <i>Truth or Dare</i> is here, and it's left me both scared and …

Movies

Review: The Confidante (Hyatt Unbound Collection) - Live and Let's Fly

<i>While my wife and I have certainly been Hyatt loyalists over the years, we have started to drift away given some of the new changes to their loyalty</i> …

Hotels

The most exciting films of 2018 by big-name directors

Damien Chazelle heads for space, while Gravity’s Alfonso Cuarón comes back down to Earth – and Terry Gilliam fulfils his Don Quixote fantasy after 28 years<p><b>The Beach Bum</b><p>Five years since Spring Breakers, Harmony Korine returns with an irreverent stoner comedy starring Matthew McConaughey and Isla …

Terrence Malick

How to Travel with a Baby on Spring Break

We all know spring break is a great time to travel as a family, but what about with a baby? Have you been wondering how to make travel with a baby as …

Babies

Selena Gomez Chugs Champagne On Maid Of Honor Duty Amidst Drama With Mom Over Justin

After all her family drama over Justin Bieber, seems Selena Gomez needed a drink. While helping her cousin pick out her wedding dress, Selena took a …

Weddings

All-Inclusive Adults-Only Resorts and More for Your Spring Break Escape

Spring Break has given us all some of our favorite travel memories. You got in the car, found your way to a beach, and partied until your voice went …

Travel

Should Zac Efron Return to Musicals Forever?

<b>Zac Efron</b>has spent a lot of time trying to distance himself from <i>High School Musical</i>. He hasn't fully eschewed the source of his early fame the way …

Movies

Are Vanessa Hudgens and Austin Butler Engaged? Here’s Why Fans Think So!

She won’t be walking down the aisle anytime soon. <b>Vanessa Hudgens</b> has addressed rumors that she is engaged to longtime boyfriend <b>Austin …

Vanessa Hudgens

2017 Spring break boys: Justin Thomas Cabo San Lucas

Golf Central<p>PlaylistTrending<p>Good to be the spring break boys!Dec 14, 2017<p>Major winners in 2017Dec 15, 2017<p>Spieth vs Thomas: Tripp's pick for 2018Dec …

Golf

Zac Efron Joins Harmony Korine’s ‘The Beach Bum’ Opposite Matthew McConaughey — Exclusive

"The Beach Bum" is Korine's first feature since "Spring Breakers" in 2012.<p>Zac Efron has joined the cast of Harmony Korine’s new film, “The Beach …

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Zac Efron joins Matthew McConaughey in Harmony Korine’s The Beach Bum

<b>Spring Breakers</b> director Harmony Korine’s stoner comedy <b>The Beach Bum</b> has added Zac Efron to an already impressive cast that includes Matthew …

Matthew McConaughey

Wizard To Witch? Selena Gomez Reacts To 'Sabrina' Casting Rumors

The ‘Wizards of Waverly Place’ theme song went “Everything is not what it seems,” and perhaps that’s true when it comes to rampant internet rumors. …

Selena Gomez

10 Great Movies Unfairly Rated Lower Than 70% on Rotten Tomatoes

As far as online review aggregators for film goes, Rotten Tomatoes is perhaps the most revered, and has been for the last 20 years. The much dreaded …

Terrence Malick

‘I Tonya’ is a Hit for Neon, While A24 Thrives With ‘The Disaster Artist’ and ‘Lady Bird’

Upstart distributor Neon made a big bet when it paid $5 million for "I, Tonya" at Toronto, and it's paying off.<p>Over the last six weekends, six new …

Movies

Portrait Of A ‘Disaster Artist’: James Franco Movie A Hot Ticket This Weekend At The B.O.

In its initial theatrical release, Tommy Wiseau’s $6M indie <i>The Room</i> was considered a dud making just under $2K, however, <i>The Disaster Artist,</i> James …

Movies

The Post-Harvey Weinstein Oscars: A Season of Reckoning

Harvey Weinstein invented the Oscar campaign. In the wake of his sexual assault scandal, the awards industry he created is confronting a paradox.<p>Harvey Weinstein will never be thanked at the Oscars again.<p>It would have happened eventually—before it exploded, the Weinstein era of the Oscars was …

Alan Turing

‘In the Envelope’ Podcast: James Franco on Hollywood Dreams + ‘The Disaster Artist’

<i>“In the Envelope: An Awards Podcast” features interviews with award-winning actors and other creatives. Join host and Awards Editor Jack Smart for a</i> …

James Franco

How James Franco Went From McDonald’s Worker to Cult Hollywood Star

In the precarious world of Hollywood, where a star can rise to and fall from relevancy at any given moment, it’s not unusual to see actors branch out …

James Franco

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards: Will the winners repeat at the 2018 Oscars?

Will the winners of the New York Film Critics’ Circle awards parlay those victories into Oscars or at least nominations? Based on an analysis of the …

Award Shows

Selena Gomez Explains Why She Worked With Woody Allen And It’s... Confusing

“I stepped back and thought, ‘Wow, the universe works in interesting ways’”<p>We can’t be alone in having... complicated feelings about Selena Gomez. On the one hand, the singer/actress killed it in <i>Spring Breakers</i>, has been open and inspiring in regards to her battle with lupus, and released a Talking …

Woody Allen

Margot Robbie says she’s developing a Harley Quinn movie “totally separate” from the DC Extended Universe

Last year, it was announced that Margot Robbie’s Harley Quinn, the kaleidoscopic villainess introduced to the DC Extended Universe in <i>Suicide Squad,</i> …

Comics

Selena Gomez isn't sure how to address Woody Allen allegations

Like Kate Winslet with <i>Wonder Wheel</i>, Selena Gomez is in a tough spot. The “It Ain’t Me” singer has been focusing more on acting in indie films, like …

Celebrity News

James Franco finally finds his place in Hollywood with The Disaster Artist

The multi-hyphenated star has had his share of missteps, but his performance in the self-directed Hollywood-based comedy might be his defining moment<p>In the Academy Awards’ long and varied history of bad calls and faux pas, perhaps none – not even this year’s mortifying best picture switch – induces …

Tommy Wiseau

'The Disaster Artist' Is The Highlight Of James Franco's Career

After years of ebbs and flows, the actor, director and all-around workaholic talks about making a movie about the worst movie ever made.<p>A24<p>James …

Tommy Wiseau

Roy Woods Gives a Sermon in Stacks For "Monday to Monday" Visuals

“Thinking about my money go to Church on a Sunday.”<p>Having released a clutch of seven new songs on OVO Sound Radio earlier this week, Roy Woods has once again moved to followed up on the release of <i>Say Less</i> — his debut full-length effort — with a video for one of the album’s stand-out tracks.<p>Dropping …

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