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Where Was ‘Westworld’ Season 2 Filmed?

Tonight, HBO is premiering the second season of <i>Westworld</i>, and fans can’t wait to see what’s next in an inevitable face-off between robots and Delos. …

National Parks

Prepare for DOOM - Universal Is Working on a New Film

The Second Adaptation Promises a Better Outcome<p>Video game movies have become a tough sell in cinema, but, recently, they have evolved from stinkers …

Universal Pictures

7 new trailers you should watch this week

<i>Westworld</i> starts up again this weekend after a little more than a year away. I had a very love / hate relationship with the first season. I didn’t love the watching experience so much as I loved the meta experience of reading speculation about where the show was going, but I’m still really …

Technology (India)

Broadway’s pandering to tourists has backfired big-time

Broadway is looking more like Universal Studios than the epicenter of great theater these days. Mainstream brands are squeezing out scintillating art …

Dear Evan Hansen

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Review: Dazzling Stage Magic, Hogwarts and All

The sheer spectacle of the hot-ticket play, arriving on Broadway from London, is enough to makeup for its faults.<p>The thing I like best about <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,</i> which opened on Broadway on Sunday night, might be its title. The eponymous afflicted youth could be so many characters in …

Books

Jennifer Lopez Dumps Her Man, Declares 'I'm Going to Start My Life' in New Abraham Mateo Video: Watch

The visual for 'Se Acabó El Amor' delivers must-see scenes starring Lopez, Mateo and Yandel.<p>The love is over, and Jennifer Lopez, Yandel and Abraham …

Jennifer Lopez

How to Get Around Los Angeles on the Metro

When you are planning your trip to Los Angeles, California, it is helpful to know that there is a comprehensive system of public transportation …

Trains

How to Renovate a Holiday Inn Into a Big-Hearted Boutique Hotel

It’s hard not to crack a big ol’ grin when you enter the main lobby of The Garland Hotel in North Hollywood, California. On top of a welcoming staff, …

Hospitality

Actress Piper Laurie receives Master of Cinema award

A shy demeanor led to a thriving acting career for Piper Laurie, one of this year’s recipients of the Master of Cinema award at the RiverRun …

Entertainment

“Containerizing” Angular with Docker: My ng-conf Talks and Overall Experience

ng-conf 2018 is officially over….too bad it can’t go on forever. It’s such a great conference that you don’t want it to end. In addition to hearing a …

Universal Studios

‘Schindler’s List’ at 25: How Steven Spielberg’s deeply Jewish story spoke to the masses

Liam Neeson as Oskar Schindler in “Schindler’s List.” (Screenshot from YouTube)<p>LOS ANGELES (JTA) — 1993 was a dramatic year in the memorialization of …

Jewish Culture

20 Florida Things Only People Who Grew Up There Will Understand

It's a truly odd place, but hey, it's home.

Universal Pictures

Legoland cuts ticket prices to a fiver in secret sale - but on one condition

Nothing says summer quite like a trip to a theme park. And for those with little'uns, that means heading off to Legoland.<p>And now the family-friendly …

Personal Finance (UK)

The Restaurant Industry May Be Losing Workers to Uber

• Restaurant work often comes with low pay and less-than-desirable hours, and the industry may be losing potential employees to ride-share giant Uber, according to new research. “Someone who suddenly discovers Uber is not looking at replacing 40 hours, they’re replacing 25,” says Victor Fernandez, …

Henry Viii

Are you my mommy? TV's best and worst parental plot twists

Best: Jessica and Alisa Jones, <i>Jessica Jones</i>

TV

Three-Day Kuala Lumpur Itinerary

Aside from Bangkok and Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia is another favorite weekend getaway. Tourists or even full time workers choose to go to …

Asia Travel

Plan Track: Understanding the US Bank Super Bowl Campaign and the Strategy That Led to Its Success - Social Media Week - New York

Plan & Track: Understanding the US Bank Super Bowl Campaign and the Strategy That Led to Its Success<p>Hosted by YouGov<p>wednesday, April 25, 2018<p>10:15 AM …

Times Square

Every Day's Angourie Rice on gender identity, Spider-Man and being a Harry Potter fangirl

Angourie Rice is a growing star in Hollywood thanks to her breakout performance playing Ryan Gosling's daughter in <i>The Nice Guys</i>. Since then she's …

Entertainment

The Moviegoer, April 22-28

<b>COLCOA French Film Festival</b> The annual festival opens with director Eric Barbier's <b>Promise at Dawn</b>, starring Pierre Niney as celebrated French author and diplomat Romain Gary (real-life husband of Jean Seberg) and Charlotte Gainsbourg as his overbearing mother. Directors Guild Theater Complex, 7920 …

National Lampoon

Cinespace is building a Hollywood-style studio backlot in North Lawndale

Cinespace in North Lawndale has hosted filming for TV shows like <i>Empire</i> and <i>Chicago Fire</i> for the past few years, but the Southwest Side complex will …

City Politics

Loving 'Rampage'? Here are the best movies based on video games to binge right now

Video game movies may be Hollywood's Achilles heel.<p>The film industry has been churning out adaptations of games like <i>World of Warcraft</i> and <i>Assassin's Creed</i> for years, but there's something about turning these popular games into two-hour narratives that almost always fails. The things that often make …

Tomb Raider

Chipotle names Marissa Andrada chief human resources officer

The executive hiring spree at Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. continues.<p>Brian Niccol, the newly tapped CEO of Chipotle Mexican Grill, appears to be …

Taco Bell

'Scarface' 35 years later: Pacino and Pfeiffer reunite at awkward Tribeca event

NEW YORK – <i>Scarface</i> fans said "hello" to their little friend Thursday, at an anniversary screening of the cult-classic film. And it was quite the awkward greeting.<p>As part of Tribeca Film Festival, Beacon Theatre had a 35th-anniversary showing of the movie, followed by a panel with Al Pacino (Tony), …

Entertainment

12 Sex Things Guys Need To Stop Doing Once They Leave College

Graduate from bad sex and leave it all behind you.<p>Feels like a safe bet to assume no one is having the best sex of their life in college. A lot of sex? Sure, maybe. But it's extremely difficult to have mind-blowing sex in a twin size bunk bed, and it's even more difficult to have mind-blowing sex …

Universal Studios

Voodoo Doughnuts Is Opening Its First East Coast Location in an Amusement Park

Portland point of pride Voodoo Doughnuts is opening up its first East Coast location at Universal Studios Florida.<p>The flamingo-colored donut shop …

Travel

Marriott starts selling activities

Marriott International will start selling in-destination activities through its 'Moments' program that previously was available exclusively for …

Hospitality

Sephora’s new state-of-the-art store at Universal CityWalk offers big perks for beauty enthusiasts

For months guests visiting Universal CityWalk have been posting photos on social media in front of the Sephora-branded “coming spring 2018” facade …

Beauty

First East Coast Voodoo Doughnut will be Hogwarts-adjacent

While it’s not hard to find doughnuts with unusual flavor combinations (or shapes) these days, Portland, Oregon’s Voodoo Doughnut retains a cult …

Voodoo

Mark Wright reveals the secrets to keeping long-distance marriage to Michelle Keegan going strong

<b>Michelle Keegan</b> and <b>Mark Wright</b> have been living and working apart for the best part of a year now.<p>With the former <i>Coronation Street</i> actress filming …

Celebrity News (UK)

Parent vs. Kid

Five family vacation spots where everyone gets what they want. (No, really!)<p>It’s the wail heard around the world: “But what about me?!?” Vacation planning parents have either heard it from their kids or thought it themselves. When the scale tips too far in favor of Dad’s obsession with world …

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