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‘The Secret Life of Pets’ video straps a GoPro on a virtual chihuahua

Strapping a GoPro to an animal is a surefire way to produce some pretty unique footage. And now, it’s been done in the virtual world thanks to Illumination Entertainment, the studio behind "The Secret Life of Pets."

Between the Streams: Tarzan whimpers, BFG stands tall, Tetris goes Hollywood 29:34

This week on Between the Streams we'll discuss two very big movie openings in Tarzan and Steven Spielberg/Road Dahl's The BFG, as well as yet more gaming movies (Tetris?!), and much more.
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Meet the hacker keeping ‘Mr. Robot’ so real it’s scary

'Mr. Robot' writer and tech consultant Kor Adna headed a panel in New York City discussing the politics of hacking. Following the panel, Adna spoke with Digital Trends about season two details, how his hacking past helped the show and…
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Epic trailer for Terrence Malick's 'Voyage of Time' took over 30 years to create

If you like captivating imagery and existential quandaries, then you might want to check out the epic first trailer for Terrence Malick's Voyage of Time, a documentary that aims to examine the birth and death of the universe.
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ESPN is now in the business of binge-able content thanks to O.J. Simpson

ESPN streamed the last three parts of its five-part 'O.J. Made in America' documentary on its WatchESPN streaming service prior to their live TV airings. ESPN spoke with Digital Trends about how that decision helped ESPN make more…
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'Pacific Rim 2' gets an official release date and possibly a new cast member

Universal Studios has assigned the sequel to Pacific Rim a release date of February 23, 2018, and might be adding The Longest Ride and Suicide Squad actor Scott Eastwood to the cast.
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Netflix’s new ‘Stranger Things’ trailer is full of supernatural mysteries

Get ready for 'Stranger Things' with the upcoming supernatural series' latest trailer. Netflix released the second preview today, teasing the mysteries to come when the show premieres in July.

Subject of hit podcast Serial will get a second chance in court

Serial season 1 subject Adnan Syed was looking at life in prison, but now he has a shot at freedom. He has been granted a new trial after a judge vacated his convictions finding that Syed previous counsel failed to properly handle his case.
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She’s super, all right: Scarlett Johansson is the highest-grossing actress of all time

Scarlett Johnasson's films have earned more than $3.3 billion domestically, making her the highest-grossing actress in Hollywood and the 10th highest-grossing actor overall in the industry.
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Ralph returns to ‘wreck the internet’ in Disney’s ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ sequel

The internet is going to get the Wreck-It Ralph treatment. Disney officially announced that a sequel to the 2012 animated film is set to open on March 9, 2018. John C. Reilly will return as Ralph.
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James Franco attempts to win over Bryan Cranston in NSFW ‘Why Him?’ trailer

Bryan Cranston and James Franco put their own spin on the father-and-future-son-in-law dynamic in the upcoming comedy Why Him? from 20th Century Fox. The studio has unveiled a redband trailer full of ridiculous hilarity.
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Here’s photographic evidence that Stephen King’s ‘It’ has begun filming

Production on the two-part feature film based on Stephen King's It is officially underway, with director Andy Muschietti confirming the start of shooting with a photo from the set of the film.