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Netflix pays $90 million for Will Smith fantasy crime drama Bright

Netflix has made its biggest investment so far in Bright, an upcoming fantasy crime drama starring Will Smith and Joel Edgerton, set to be directed by David Ayer from a script by Max Landis.
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Box office hits and misses: Zootopia three-peats while Divergent disappoints

Disney's animated feature Zootopia continued its impressive box-office run this weekend while The Divergent Series: Allegiant fell short of expectations and Star Wars started to run out of steam.
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Following its crackdown on VPNs, Netflix is now targeting pirate websites

Netflix has begun issuing takedown requests to pirate websites offering up downloaded links to Netflix content like House of Cards and Narcos, which is in stark contrast to the attitude the company had toward piracy even a few years ago.
Web

Enraged by buffering video streams? You’re not alone

A new study suggests over half of consumers experience a new phenomenon known as Buffer Rage, "a state of uncontrollable fury or violent anger induced by the delayed or interrupted enjoyment of streaming video content."
Social Media

Popular YouTube prankster jailed for staging bomb threat hoax

There are practical jokes and then there are displays of idiocy. The following is the latter. Following a rather elaborately staged bomb threat hoax, a popular YouTube troll has been arrested.
Social Media

Lost a glove or a sock? Tom Hanks could help you find it

When not acting or producing Hollywood blockbusters, Tom Hanks likes to tweet items of lost clothing he stumbles across while out and about in NY City. And sometimes those items even end up being returned to their original owner!
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Fan manages to perfectly recreate Captain America: Civil War trailer with Fallout 4

If you've already watched the second Captain America: Civil War trailer numerous times and need a new spin, you're in luck: A fan has recreated the preview shot by shot using Fallout 4.
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Daredevil Season 2 Review: Still Kicking In All The Right Ways

Marvel's critically acclaimed Daredevil series on Netflix returns in a big way with a second season that tackles more heady subject matter while still hitting harder than just about anything else on television.
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Between the Streams talks X-Men: Apocalypse, Daredevil, Sausage Parties and more

Between the Streams, DT’s newest show/podcast is your guide to all of the most important, and (of course) dumbest new developments in streaming and entertainment. This week: X-Men Apocalypse, Daredevil, Sausage Party, and more.
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Zack Snyder is working on an adaptation of Ayn Rand’s The Fountainhead

Ayn Rand's 1943 novel The Fountainhead could be the next source material for Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder, who revealed that he's working on an adaptation of the novel.
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You don’t know these new TV genres yet, but you know the shows

TV has taken a turn for the less formulaic, but that doesn’t mean you can’t find categories. From a newfound obsession with L.A. to vile protagonists, you’ll recognize these 2016 tropes when you see them.
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History’s Vikings gets fifth season with Jonathan Rhys Meyers on board

Audiences just can't seem to get enough of History's Vikings. The historical drama has just be renewed for a 20-episode fifth season and has added Jonathan Rhys Meyers to the mix.