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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This classic movie soundtrack sounds an awful lot like the Star Wars score

If your a Star Wars fan, the soundtrack to King's Row will sound awfully familiar. The only problem is, the film was released 35 years before George Lucas' sci-fi masterpiece hit theaters.
Movies & TV

Turkish doctor in hot water over LOTR meme, but his lawyer has a brilliant strategy

You never know when a thorough knowledge of LOTR lore will come in handy, and a court case in Turkey currently hinges on whether a particular post features pictures of Gollum, or his amiable alter ego Smeagol
Movies & TV

Here is the size of every single vehicle in the Star Wars trilogy

Almost 40 years after the release of Star Wars: Episode IV -- A New Hope, fans are still finding awesome new ways to interact with George Lucas story and this video is a perfect example of what makes the franchise unique
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Witness the firepower of this fully armed and operational Star Wars movie theater

Is your local theater bland and boring? Do you find its lack of snacks disturbing? If so, Alamo Drafthouse may have just the thing: A Star Wars-themed theater that pulls out all the stops
Movies & TV

Disney and Lucasfilm audition thousands in search for next Han Solo

Disney and Lucasfilm have auditioned a startling number of actors in effort to find the next Han Solo, but there's no word yet on who will play the space cowboy once Harrison Ford hangs up his vest
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Ron Howard to take on The Girl Before after Dan Brown’s Inferno

It never hurts to line up your next project before you finish your current one. With his adaptation of Dan Brown's Inferno still in post-production, director Ron Howard has been tapped to bring another book to the big screen.
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Universal eyeing Ryan Gosling for Neil Armstrong biopic

If Universal has its way, Ryan Gosling could soon be starring as America's most famous astronaut in a biopic based on James Hansen’s biography First Man: A Life of Neil A. Armstrong
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You can now watch 17 glorious seconds of Star Wars: The Force Awakens

After months of silence and secrecy, we're now getting Star Wars: The Force Awakens information faster than we can write about it. Last night's American Music Awards debuted yet another trailer and also aired an actual clip from…
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Broad City Season 3 gets plot details, release date

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson are back and thankfully, it looks like fans can expect more of the same off-beat, off-the-wall hi-jinks from Season 3 of Comedy Central's hit comedy Broad City.
Music

Michael Jackson's Thriller is free on Google Play for one week only

If getting one of the most popular singles from the best-selling album of all-time totally free sounds like a good deal to you, then head on over to Google Play before Turkey Day, because Michael Jackson's Thriller is available ex gratia
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We isolated all 21 images from the new X-Files teaser — enjoy your nightmares

Everyone's favorite paranormal/extraterrestrial investigators are back, and courtesy of FOX's latest promotional spot, we now have 21 chilling new images from the upcoming X-Files revival
Music

Rhapsody Auto app to help users rock out on the road

If you listen to music on your mobile device while driving, Rhapsody Auto wants to help you play your favorite tunes with your eyes on the road and your hands on the steering wheel.