Movies & TV
Movies & TV

5 shows and movies to stream this week: The Martian, Downton Abbey, and more

How are you going to get through this week? By following our guide to the finest films and TV shows available now, of course. On the list this week: The Martian, Downton Abbey, Casual, and more.
Virtual Reality

Steven Spielberg’s latest project? It may involve a jaunt into virtual reality

If ever there was a classic trendsetter in Hollywood, his name would be Steven Spielberg. And now, the three-time Oscar winner looks to be placing his bets on virtual reality for the silver screen.
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As TV cuts commercials, product placement is worming its way into your shows

As SNL’s plans to trade commercial airtime for sponsored segments from ad companies next fall commences, what will this new ad innovation mean to the entertainment world at large?
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Jennifer Lawrence’s new project? Playing Elizabeth Holmes of Theranos

Hollywood is planning on taking Elizabeth Holmes' riches-to-rags story (the failure of Theranos and her Forbes devaluation from $4.5 billion to literally $0) and turning it into a movie starring none other than Jennifer Lawrence.
Gaming

Hollywood, enough is enough! Stop making video game movies

The film industry has tried and failed to adapt video games to the big screen for more than two decades. It’s time to put our foot down and say, "no more: stop making video game movies."
Social Media

Twitter claims it’s behind your decision to go to the movies

According to a new study commissioned by the social media company and conducted by MarketShare, Twitter aided in the sale of nearly one in every 10 movie theater tickets in North America over the course of the last four years.
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The possible return of a favorite character in '24: Legacy' will make fans cheer

The door has not been closed on Jack Bauer, after all. Fox's 24 spinoff, 24: Legacy, will not star Kiefer Sutherland as the gritty character, but he may reprise the role as a guest star.
Gaming

Say it’s not so, Jon Snow: Harington goes bad in ‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’

You may have come to think of Kit Harington as heroic after watching him on Game of Thrones for the past six years, but if you're a Call of Duty fan, then things are about to change.
Movies & TV

Between the Streams: AI writes a movie, The Conjuring 2, Warcraft, and more

This week: A movie written entirely by an AI algorithm (and starring Silicon Valley's Thomas Middleditch) called Sunspring, big opening weekends for Warcraft and The Conjuring 2, Netflix's Voltron reboot, and more.
Movies & TV

Keivn Smith's Mallrats sequel is happening, but not where you might think

After more than 20 years, Kevin Smith is going back to the mall with a sequel to the 1995 cult classic film Mallrats. However, the sequel will be released as a 10-episode TV series with five actors committed to reprising their roles.
Gaming

‘Lego Dimensions’ expands with playable ‘Ghostbusters,’ ‘Goonies,’ and more

Warner Bros. detailed a number of major expansions it has in store for its multiplatform action game Lego Dimensions, revealing that characters from films including Ghostbusters, Gremlins, and The Goonies will soon join its…
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Watch: President Obama helps Jimmy Fallon Slow Jam the News

Obama spoke to a number of contentious, topical issues during his appearance on The Tonight Show. But perhaps most importantly, the President of the United States helped Jimmy Fallon Slow Jam the News.