Bono and Glen Hansard surprised shoppers on Grafton St in Dublin tonight, singing Christmas songs to raise money for homelessness. This is the fifth year in a row Bono has busked for charity on Christmas Eve. Watch the U2 frontman sing Slade’s “Merry Xmas Everybody” and “Oh Come All Ye Faithful” below. [Img via simondempsey.]
If you’re pining for those good old days when Christmas was more Victorian and life was an idyllic Thomas Kincaid painting… there’s Christmas on Tweet Street! Made by the creative folks at redpepper ad agency, it’s a Thomas Kincaid style scene with live tweets about the Christmas season. Show More Summary
Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street is the year's best film—a towering achievement in humor and sprawling excess. The movie hits theaters on Christmas Day, and dramatizes the testosterone-soaked saga of Jordan Belfort, co-founder...Show More Summary
2013 began with Texas Chainsaw 3D, and is closing with a smattering of films that could get some awards love, with The Wolf of Wall Street the strongest, and with The Secret Life of Walter Mitty a question mark. Have we learned anything? Probably not. There are a crop of contenders, though it’s hard to [...]
Our box office predictions for the weekend of December 27th - 29th where 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' will face off against 'The Wolf of Wall Street.' Check out our picks and then play along! The post Box Office Prediction: ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ vs. ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug’ appeared first on Screen Rant.
Is there still time to be added to Santa’s naughty list? A man dressed in a Santa costume was struck in his upper back Tuesday with a pellet that Washington, D.C. police say was shot from a building across the street, WJLA reports. The man wanted to continue distributing gifts, but paramedics insisted he go to the hospital. Show More Summary
It seems Wall Street has determined that social media actually is here to stay and that Facebook and Twitter really are the only games in town.
Read our 'Wolf of Wall Street' review to find out if the latest teaming between Martin Scorsese and Leo DiCaprio results in a worthwhile movie. The post ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ Review appeared first on Screen Rant.
Taking to the rainy streets of New York City on Monday (December 23), Lindsay Lohan got in some last minute shopping. Accompanied by some pals, the "Scary Movie 5" actress sported a smile, but seemed to lack pants, as she and the group...Show More Summary
Throughout the film, it’s hard to shake the feeling that too much of this particular tale is rigged. (Perhaps that’s the point?)
Investigators accuse Samsung of a serious security vulnerability in Knox to include the Galaxy S4. It reports the Wall Street Journal Tuesday. Researchers from Israel's Ben Gurion University of the Negev argue that the security program...Show More Summary
Martin Scorsece and Leonardo DiCaprio certainly have the talent to make a good movie about Wall Street scandals, but per Yglesias it sounds like they’ve produced a film that will find great favor in the board rooms of the great and the not so good: By focusing on cases of egregious criminal fraud the movie [...]
We'll be warming up by the fountain. Seriously, Grub Street's wassail game has probably never been tighter, especially now that the rules for drinking with family during Christmas have been laid out in such an organized fashion. If you're...Show More Summary
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman versus Donald Trump. Not since the clashes between former Wall Street titans Hank Greenberg and Dick Grasso and former attorney general Eliot Spitzer has a target of the office gone on such a public and personal offensive.
The Stock Exchange closed early for Christmas Eve, with Dow and S&P closing again at record highs
Post by Rebecca Stokes. Amanda Bynes seems to be on a track to wellness. You can tell a lot about a person's mindset by what they choose to wear. Someone wandering the streets in a lop-sided wig? Clearly not in the best place. Lately Amanda's been keeping herself scarce and focusing on getting well. Show More Summary
Beneath the M. Steinert and Sons piano store on Boylston Street in Boston lies a once-famous underground theater that has been abandoned and nearly forgotten for decades. Photo by Greig Lamont Steinert Hall was one of Boston's most famous...Show More Summary
Tomorrow, the Wolf of Wall Street opens. It is eagerly awaited by many, telling the story of a scumbag penny stock broker who defrauds clients of $100s of millions of dollars. What would happen if Scorcese was the director of Its a Wonderful Life, and shot it int he same way? Here’s your answer: The...Read More
This month, the Atlantic published a solid article by Liza Mundy that makes the case for paternity leave, but as we know from a Wall Street Journal article published over the summer, men really aren't that interested in taking it.Why are men so reluctant to take part in office policy... More »