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UK ‘Poltergeist’ One-Sheet Knows What Scares You

This new UK poster for Poltergeist knows what scares you – and one of those things is a possessed clown. In theaters May 22, 2015, Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Saxon Sharbino and Jane Adams star, with Jared Harris playing Carrigan, a larger than life TV personality who left the world of academia behind to become […]

All3Media Confirms Acquisition Of Sam Mendes’ Neal Street Productions

As has been expected for days, All3Media has confirmed the news it has acquired Sam Mendes’ Neal Street Productions. No financial terms were revealed but Mendes and his partners former BBC Drama commissioner Pippa Harris and theaterShow More Summary

All3Media Nearing Deal To Acquire Sam Mendes’ Neal Street Productions

All3Media is closing a deal to acquire Sam Mendes’ Neal Street Productions. A deal is expected to close within days for the company, which Mendes founded in 2003 with former BBC Drama commissioner Pippa Harris and theatre veteran Caro Newling. Show More Summary

Sam Harris: Cults just magnify ‘the horror of religion generally’ — it makes you want to die

last weekNews : The Raw Story

In the latest installment of his “Waking Up” podcast, neuroscientist Sam Harris argued that one of the reasons Americans have such a difficult time thinking about radical Islam is they fail to understand how happy extreme religious commitment can make an individual. By means of example,...

Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Latest Book, Heretic, is Out Today

Today marks the release of Ayaan Hirsi Ali's latest book Heretic: ABC News posted an excerpt from it and Hirsi Ali holds little back, even evoking the opening of Sam Harris' The End of Faith:

Waking up Sam Harris

The author Sam Harris who is a philosopher and a neuroscientist is an interesting guy. On the one hand he has a strong dislike of religious institutions but finds something worthwhile in spirituality such as meditation, for example. Still, I...

First TV Spot Hits for ''Poltergeist' Reboot

20th Century Fox and MGM have released a the first TV Spot (aired during Empire season finale) for the upcoming reboot of "Poltergeist" starring Sam Rockwell, Jared Harris, Rosemarie DeWitt,Saxon Sharbino, and Jane Adams. Legendary filmmaker...Show More Summary

Tom Felton has 'Harry Potter' mini-reunion

Another Instagram win for Draco!       Related Stories 'SNL' sketch about Iggy Azalea was 'spot on,' says Azealia Banks Sam Smith and John Legend team up for a dazzling Comic Relief duet Watch a 12-year-old Ryan Gosling break out some amazing dance moves  

Sam Harris rips academics who ceaselessly deny that religion can inspire brutal violence

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Neuroscientist and public intellectual Sam Harris conducted a wide-ranging interview with journalist Graeme Wood that was supposed to be about the latter’s cover story in this month’s Atlantic, but which turned into an opportunity for Harris to outline what, to his mind, is the...

Sam Harris and ISIS Expert Graeme Wood Discuss “the True Believers” of Islamism

Sam Harris doesn't do short. Even his blog posts often run the length of many, many screens, and his latest piece is no exception. Posted last night, it's a 12,000-word meeting of the minds between Harris and Graeme Wood, the authorShow More Summary

‘Poltergeist’ Haunting Theaters This May!

The new Poltergeist will be haunting theaters sooner than later, shifting from its July date to May 22, 2015. Watch the official trailer. Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Saxon Sharbino and Jane Adams star, with Jared Harris playing Carrigan, a larger than life TV personality who left the world of academia behind to become the star […]

New Video Blog From The Set of 'Spectre'

A second vlog from the set of SPECTRE is now online. The behind the scenes footage focuses on director Sam Mendes and features Daniel Craig as James Bond 007 as well as cast members Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, and Ben Whishaw.Director,...Show More Summary

A Response to Sam Harris's Writings on Moral Truth Pt 1 of 3

In August of 2013, Sam Harris issued a challenge to refute, in 1,000 words or less, the central thesis of his book, The Moral Landscape. This thesis is that "questions of morality and values must have right and wrong answers that fall within the purview of science." In a three-part blog post, I explain why I agree with everything in his book except the central thesis.

James Corden is dashing in first promo photos for 'The Late Late Show'

From the land that has already given us Harry Potter, Sam Smith, and Doctor Who comes the latest British import you might just fall in love with: James Corden The new Late Late Show will make his debut on CBS on March 23 and, if these...Show More Summary

Fugitive returned to Mississippi prison 35 years after he escaped

last monthNews : The Raw Story

A man who escaped from a minimum security prison in Mississippi 35 years ago was captured in Utah and returned to Mississippi to serve out the remainder of his sentence, officials said on Friday. Sam Harris, 62, was sentenced in 1979 to six years in prison for burglary and possession of burglary...

Sam Harris: Atheists have no ‘blood on their hands’ for Chapel Hill murders

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Sam Harris addressed the role atheism may or may not have played in the murders of Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha, and Razan Abu-Salha by Craig Hicks in Chapel Hill, North Carolina last week. He began by noting that while many have blamed the “militancy” in the atheist community for...

Sam Harris on the Chapel Hill Murders and Militant Atheism… and Why He Now Fears For His Safety

In his latest podcast, posted last night, Sam Harris addresses the tragic murders of Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Mohammad, and Razan Mohammad. After saying that he feels nothing but horror over the crime, and that the victims were byShow More Summary

A fat and happy GM is a dangerous company

It’s an irony bordering on conflict of interest that Harry Wilson, who helped Uncle Sam convert debt to equity in bankruptcy, is pressing the carmaker to reduce its cash cushion. Yet absent externally imposed fiscal discipline, GM runs the risk of repeating mistakes of the past.

Radical Atheism and the Threat of Freethinking Terror

NB: The below is based on New Atheist Sam Harris' “concentric circle” analysis of the Muslim world and its alleged predisposition toward violence. You can see Harris' comments here or read the transcript here. We are all confused, terrified,...Show More Summary

It’s He-e-e-re! The Poltergeist Trailer!

  The Poltergeist remake looks a lot scarier than the original – at least, judging by the trailer. It also has a terrific cast that includes Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt and Jared Harris. Poltergeist opens July 24th. Check out the trailer after the jump. Show More Summary

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