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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s 50 Greatest Roles

Fifty years ago today, the world was gifted with Philip Seymour Hoffman, an unmatchably charismatic performer who would go on to become lauded as one …

Philip Seymour Hoffman

Best Cheap 4K TVs (Under $500), Ranked from Best to Worst

Consumer Tech

Verizon caught throttling Netflix and YouTube, says it's testing 'video optimization' tech

Netflix launched a speed test tool a while back in part because ISPs have been caught in the past doing shady things with Netflix traffic. The …

Internet

Sean Spicer Admits Melissa McCarthy ‘Saturday Night Live’ Skits Were ‘Funny’ on ‘Hannity’

“When it’s funny, it’s funny,” outgoing White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer says of <i>Saturday Night Live’</i>s parody of him, on tonight’s <i>Hannity.</i><p>Hours …

Donald Trump

Warner Bros. Thinks Ben Affleck Is Too Old, Out Of Shape To Play ‘Batman’

A slew of A-list actors have filled the iconic Batman suit over the last few decades, and its most recent inhabitant, Ben Affleck, may enjoy a much …

Batman

Will There Be Another ‘X-Men’ Movie?

While Marvel and DC are busy building sprawling cinematic universes, ones with multiple movies per year and internet-shaking announcements, Fox’s …

Comics

Here’s Why The ‘Wild Horses’ Scene From Netflix’s ‘Friends From College’ Seems So Familiar

If the term “August and Everything After” evokes a strong sense of sentimentality, the <i>Friends from College</i> soundtrack is definitely for you. The new …

Wild Horses

10 of Hank’s Hottest Hookups in ‘Californication’

Photos: Showtime ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><b>Hank and Mia</b> <b><br>Who's that girl?</b> Madeline Zima <b><br>Why was it so scandalous?</b> Mia was 16 years old even though …

TV

Tiffany Haddish Is Your Breakout Comedy Star of the Summer

It sometimes takes an actor or actress a frustratingly long time to break out. They can have fans — vocal fans, in fact — and a bunch of really great …

TV

What’s Streaming On Netflix Tonight: ‘Ozark’ + More

Friday? More like FriYAY! You soldiered through this wild week and now it’s finally time to sit down, cozy up, and cord-cut as much as your little …

Netflix

‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Iron Fist’ and Everything Else You Missed At Comic-Con

Yesterday marked Day 2 of 2017’s San Diego Comic-Con and a slew of big time streaming television and network original series announcements were made. …

Comics

Netflix’s ‘Ozark’ Is A Stunning Reminder That Laura Linney Is One Of Our Greatest Dramatic Actresses

Laura Linney ruled the 90s, and a glorious reign it was. Since her slew of top-notch breakout roles, she’s remained one of the most unique …

Verizon admits to "optimizing" amid accusations of Netflix throttling | Pocketnow

Verizon and Netflix are on opposite ends of another battle, though this one technically does not involve net neutrality.<p>Subscribers to Big Red have …

Net Neutrality

The 8 Best and Creepiest Alien Documentaries on Netflix

Let’s get this out of the way: I, much like Blink-182, think it’s possible that aliens exist. Do I believe every abduction account from every UFO …

UFOs

Stephen Colbert Goes To Russia To Investigate Trump’s Golden Shower Tape “Bombshell”

Kicking off his Night 4 of Russia Week, <i>Late Show</i> host Stephen Colbert said he took the trip to investigate the infamous dossier report that President …

Donald Trump

Verizon accused of throttling Netflix and YouTube

Earlier this week, a Verizon subscriber on Reddit noticed something peculiar when testing the data speeds on his phone. On Fast.com (a speed test …

Internet

‘The Worst Witch’ On Netflix: ‘Game Of Thrones’ Fan Favorite Lyanna Mormont Unleashes Her Inner Harry Potter

There’s a brand new adaptation of <i>The Worst Witch</i> on Netflix and it stars one of <i>Game of Thrones</i>‘s most popular actresses. “The Little Bear” herself, …

Harry Potter

Verizon Denies Intentionally Slowing Netflix and YouTube

Verizon denied it was intentionally slowing the video feeds of Netflix and YouTube on its wireless network, after some customers took to online web …

Internet

‘Last Chance U’ Should Be Required Viewing For All Football Fans

Likely because it’s so very profitable, there’s a lot of controversy surrounding college football. Along with the typical arguments about concussions …

College & University

What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, And HBO This Weekend: ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’, ‘Ozark’, ‘Hacksaw Ridge’, And More

July is rapidly slipping through our fingers, but that hasn’t stopped faves like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, HBO, Showtime, STARZ, Sundance Now, Acorn TV, …

Netflix

‘Ozark’ Is the Must-Watch Crime Thriller of the Summer

With so many shows being made by top-name creators and stars, it’s easy to raise your expectations a bit too high. Typically if a show does most of …

TV

Kevin Spacey To Play Author Gore Vidal in Netflix Original Biopic

Oscar winner Kevin Spacey is playing writer Gore Vidal in a new Netflix original biopic, <i>Gore</i>, which is in production in Italy.<p>U.S. director Michael …

Netflix

‘Game of Thrones’: What’s At Stake For The Women Of Westeros?

With only 12 episodes of <i>Game of Thrones</i> to go — TWELVE! Only twelve more opportunities for Gendry to row into Westeros and assume the Iron Throne for …

King's Landing

Political Experts Discuss the End of Global Stability in a New ‘VICE Special Report’ on HBO

Tonight at 10 PM, VICE and HBO will premiere a brand new documentary that focuses on the consequences of a long-lasting “America First” standard for …

Foreign Policy

Ruth Wilson’s Body Double From ‘The Affair’ Sues Showtime After Being Fired For Reporting Sexual Harassment

Sex scenes are the norm on Showtime‘s <i>The Affair</i>, but Ruth Wilson doesn’t always strip down for her steamy nude encounters. These scenes were …

Feminism

Weekend Watch: ‘Their Finest’ Is the Best Movie About a Movie About Dunkirk You’ll See This Weekend

<i>Weekend Watch is here for you. Every Friday we’re going to recommend the best of what’s new to rent on VOD or stream for free. It’s your weekend;</i> …

Movies

‘Friends From College’s’ Shawna: Kate McKinnon Shines In Netflix Cameo

Adding a cameo appearance by comedic virtuoso Kate McKinnon to a cast that includes Keegan Michael Key, Fred Savage, and Cobie Smulders may very well …

Kate McKinnon

‘Bright’: See The New Trailer For Netflix’s $100 Million Will Smith Fantasy Epic

San Diego Comic-Con has been full of new clips and trailers, and Netflix‘s <i>Bright</i> was no exception to the rule. Yesterday, at a panel for the film …

Movies

“We Might F*ck It Up”: ‘Game of Thrones’ Creators Address Slavery Show Outrage

David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are no strangers to controversy — the showrunners’ hit series <i>Game of Thrones</i> has generated its fair share of headlines …

Game of Thrones

Issa Doubles Down On Dating And Mirror Rapping In Season 2 of ‘Insecure’

Whether you’re #TeamIssa or #TeamLawrence, the one thing we all can come together and agree on, is that we’re damn thankful <i>Insecure</i> season 2 is here. …

Relationships