Movies & TV
Movies & TV

What you need to know before seeing Star Wars: The Force Awakens 2:35

You don't need to have a degree in Star Wars studies to enjoy The Force Awakens, but here are a few things you should know before heading to the theater for the next installment of the sci-fi saga.
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Scarlett Johansson signs on to Move That Body

The Avengers actress Scarlett Johansson has reportedly agreed to star in the raunchy comedy Move That Body, described as a mix between The Hangover and Weekend at Bernie's, featuring a script by the writers of Broad City.
Home Theater

Chromecast support comes to Sony’s PlayStation Vue streaming service

The moniker of Sony's PlayStation Vue service is increasingly misleading, as the Internet TV streaming service can be watched on iPads, Amazon Fire TV devices, and now Google's Chromecast via the iOS mobile app.
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Forget the Republican debates, House of Cards returns March 4 0:30

Fantastic news for anyone that's a fan of the popular political drama on Netflix, the fourth season of House of Cards will be available on the streaming service during early March 2016.
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Amazon Studios turns to rock legends The Grateful Dead for new bio series

Amazon Studios is catering to Deadheads with a bio series currently in the works. The series will focus on the iconic rock band The Grateful Dead and is based on a 2003 book by roadie Steve Parish.
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Showtime to debut aptly-named election docuseries The Circus

There has been no shortage of coverage of the 2016 presidential election, but Showtime is looking to offer a new angle. The network will premiere The Circus, a political documentary series examining the fight for the White House, in…
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More comedy coming: MTV greenlights 3 new series, with one to star Nicole Byer

After finding hits with female-driven scripted comedy series, MTV has plans for more. The network has given three projects a series order, each with "a unique and provocative point of view," according to MTV President Sean Atkins.
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Wish Netflix used less data? It’s in the works, along with higher quality streams

It's becoming more and more feasible to replace your cable with a Netflix subscription, but what about your bandwidth cap? Netflix is working on it with a new form of video encoding that should ensure more efficient, better looking streams…
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Jennifer Lawrence says she's through with Hunger Games franchise

For those hoping that Lionsgate will move forward with Hunger Games prequels, sequels, or spinoffs, don't expect Jennifer Lawrence (aka Katniss Everdeen) to be involved in any capacity.
Apple

DT Giveaway: ‘Tis the season to win an Apple TV and a pair of lifetime Plex Passes

We love our streaming here at Digital Trends, and we know you do, too. That’s why we’re giving one lucky winner a brand new Apple TV, and two lifetime Plex Passes.
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Stern sticks with SiriusXM, signs 5-year deal with streaming video in the works

Legendary talk radio host Howard Stern will continue producing content for SiriusXM for another five years, and has licensed content through the satellite radio service for another seven after that.
Movies & TV

The Shins, Paul McCartney dethrone Mariah Carey’s popular Christmas classic

After a two-decade run, Mariah Carey's catchy Christmas tune All I Want For Christmas is You has finally been dethroned as the most-played song in retail stores during the holiday season, and the new winner may surprise you.