Adam Poltrack

Adam Poltrack

Adam is an A/V News Writer for Digital Trends, and is responsible for bringing you the latest advances in A/V equipment/technology. Before coming to Digital Trends, he wrote for The Tactic Company and served as a staff reporter for The Hometown Media Group.
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Helmets crack in the new trailer for Concussion 2:25

The NFL may rule its own day of the week, but Sony Pictures is going head to head with the league when it comes to the story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, the forensic pathologist who discovered the brain disease dubbed chronic traumatic…
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Recap: Trump Guest-Hosts SNL

Live from New York, Donald Trump guest-hosting gig went just as you'd might expect, with most of the comedy coming from Trump being Trump and the cast riffing off of his outrageousness
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Sling TV to carry new Viceland network

If you're the type of person who laments that there's nothing intelligent on TV and that Cable TV itself is a raw deal, than Sling TV and Viceland may be able to solve your problems.
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Pixar Shows Off New Clip from The Good Dinosaur

The new clip features a teachable moment between an Apatosaurus father and son and it appears as if The Good Dinosaur will tug at the heartstrings like so many Pixar films before it.
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Did John Boyega just drop a Star Wars: The Force Awakens bombshell?

We're admittedly champing at the bit for whatever Star Wars: The Force Awakens information we can get, but it looks like John Boyega may have revealed some major news in the most casual way possible.
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Set photos from J.K. Rowling’s Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

We just got our first real glimpse at J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and the author's wizarding world seems to blend seamlessly with the Roaring '20s in New York City.
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Anne Hathaway, Daniel Radcliffe headline all-star cast for The Modern Ocean

Director Shane Carruth took a long hiatus between his last two projects, but but it doesn't look like we'll be waiting as long for his next film. The Modern Ocean has lined up an all-star ensemble cast and is already looking for buyers.
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Lily James takes on the English Channel in new Jerry Bruckheimer film

Fewer people have summited Mount Everest than have swum across the English Channel, and Paramount Pictures' new film tells the story of the first woman to accomplish the startling feat of endurance and courage
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Your spoilers belong to us: Disney delays tie-in novel for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Spoilers are apparently a device of the dark side, and as such, they must be eliminated with extreme prejudice. The next victim in Disney and Lucasfilm's targeting computer? The tie-in novelization for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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J.J. Abrams fields celebrity questions, reveals nothing

J.J. Abrams doesn't care if you're a VIP at the fanciest restaurant in town. He doesn't care that your face is plastered all over magazine covers. He doesn't even care if you created Star Wars. You'll get no spoilers and you'll like it.
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Theater chains say certain cosplay will be out of bounds for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Leave your beloved Jar Jar mask at home -- three of America's biggest theater chains are placing varying levels of restrictions on cosplay for the opening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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Serial inks deal with Pandora, becomes service's first podcast

You friends and family no longer have an excuse not to listen -- Serial is coming to streaming music giant Pandora and now has access to millions of Americans who don't yet listen to podcasts