I have to admit, I've been slow to get on the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them train. I (like every human) love Harry Potter, but I've been considering that book (so to speak) closed. I put this...
Are Jill Duggar Dillard and her husband warming to the possibility of a President Trump? Jill Duggar and her family members used to be very active in politics. Her brother, Josh Duggar, worked for the political lobbying arm of the Family Research Council before his sexual molestation scandal forced him to resign, and her father,... Show More Summary
Guided by Voices - "Smothered In Hugs" [Buy] These events happened in last week. I was in the elevator and someone said, "what's your name? you look familiar!?" I thought this person was mistaking me for some other Asian...
When Devonté “Dev” Hynes speaks most clearly, it is usually through a woman’s voice. Hynes’s debut album as Blood Orange, 2011’s Coastal Grooves, was in large part written from a female viewpoint. In the meantime, Hynes has helped craft...Show More Summary
“There might be a couple of people who think of me as a composer...an isolated minority, perhaps,” Frank Zappa mused to a German journalist in 1970, in between flicks of his cigarette. “Some people think that I’m some sort of political rebel.” Then, in a jarring moment, he turned and stared directly into the camera. Show More Summary
With word that 20th Century Fox has “talked” about teaming up with Marvel Studios thanks to the huge success of Spider-Man in Civil War, fans of the Avengers, X-Men and the Fantastic Four franchises may soon get their wish to see all their favorite Marvel characters on screen together. Show More Summary
Vimeo is the platform of choice for independent creators, who have for more than a decade used the video site to distribute work that ranges from colorful to dark to funny to just plain odd. The best of these videos end up as Vimeo Staff...Show More Summary
PewDiePie, YouTube’s most-subscribed star (and the recent recipient of an ultra-rare Diamond Play Button), has been known to comment on various ills facing the platform, including a surge in drama-related content, which he called a petty time suck. Show More Summary
Don't worry, they're not gonna do what you all think they're gonna do and FLIP OUT!
By exposing that life as a Somali pirate isn’t as fun as it seems from the outside (and nailing the delivery of one ad-libbed line in particular), Barkhad Abdi made quite an impression opposite Tom Hanks in Captain Phillips. Unfortunately,...Show More Summary
Earlier this month, Cam gave an incisive NPR interview to Country Universe favorite Jewly Hight, in which the former psychology grad student shared her thoughts on the unifying power of music.
I can never seem to remember its name, but I certainly recognize that gameplay. FRU is a Kinect-powered puzzle-platformer in which you control a little character with a gamepad and also move around in real life to affect the game world with your body. Show More Summary
A really good livestock auctioneer’s patter can, after a while, start to feel almost musical. Specifically, a little rap-like. (Seriously, listen to an old Twista record, then go to a cattle auction and see if you can tell the difference.) The...Show More Summary
Maxwell albums are like comets: They don’t appear often, but when they do, they have a way of reminding you how small you are in the vast scheme of the universe. A song like Maxwell’s version of Kate Bush’s “This Woman’s Work” feels like evidence of the existence of hyper-evolved human beings in the world. […]
In a couple of weeks, the Ghostbusters Reboot will hit the theaters. The original was a classic. I was fourteen when it was released back in 1984. I can't believe it's been that long. That was the era of great movie sequels- Star Wars, Back to the Future, The Karate Kid and Indiana Jones. Show More Summary
One might say that Daenerys Targaryen is the most beloved character in Game of Thrones, or at worst right up there in the top 3 with Jon Snow and Tyrion Lannister. But if we pay attention to what she's actually doing and saying in season...Show More Summary
Anastasia, one of the rare the ’90s ’toons that was not made by Disney, has been adapted into a musical that’s going to Broadway next spring. Producers announced Tuesday that the production will open at the Broadhurst Theatre on April 24, 2017. Show More Summary
From Buddhist Meditation Music To Skepta, We Had Them Share Their Playlists.
Zoe Samudzi Phyllis Bowie (photo via author) We explored this topic—in part—because a Bitch reader asked us to look into it. See what others are asking about and tell us what you've been wondering about! When Phyllis Bowie first...Show More Summary
In our reporting of movie news, we hear about the budgets of movies all the time. Usually it’s only when a great movie cost surprisingly little to make or when a bad movie bombs at the box office cost hundreds of millions of dollars. But do you really understand how the money on a blockbuster […] The post Learn How a $200 Million Movie Budget Is Spent appeared first on /Film.