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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Lady Gaga officially teams up with Bradley Cooper in ‘A Star Is Born’ remake

Warner Bros. has settled on its star for the upcoming remake of A Star Is Born. Lady Gaga has signed on to star opposite Bradley Cooper in what will also serve as his directorial debut.
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Fans cry foul over ‘Suicide Squad’ reviews, petition for Rotten Tomatoes shutdown

It seems many DC fans are fed up with all of the Rotten Tomatoes being hurled at their favorite characters. There's a petition circulating on Change.Org that demands the dissolution of the site due to unfair treatment of DC extended…
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Chris Evans in talks to play two very different characters in the same film

Captain America doesn't seem to have a sinister bone in his body, but the actor who plays him may need to develop a dark side in a hurry. Chris Evans is in talks to play a new-age Jekyll/Hyde duo in an upcoming film.
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‘Masterminds’ trailer will have you laughing all the way to the bank … robbery

Check out the official trailer for the kooky, oft-delayed heist comedy Masterminds. As you'll find out fairly quickly, Zach Galifianakis and his merry band of misfits are anything but.
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Disney’s young Han Solo film will likely have company

At this point, trilogies are pretty much par for the Star Wars course. When all is said and done, the main saga will be comprised of three of them, and it seems the Han Solo anthology project is eyeing a multi-film arc as well.
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A well-kept secret: Lionsgate stuns Comic-Con crowd with ‘Blair Witch’ sequel

The Blair Witch is back, sending shivers through the bones of horror fans everywhere. Find out how producers pulled off the epic, surprise Comic-Con screening that has everyone talking.
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'Doctor Strange' violates laws of physics, meets the Ancient One in new trailer

All due respect to those who can swing on spiderwebs or smash buildings with their bare hands, Doctor Strange's array of powers might be the coolest in the Marvel universe.
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Jon Stewart stages mini comeback, takes over Colbert's 'Late Show' desk

Watch as the erstwhile Daily Show host helps make political satire great again by performing a not-so-hostile takeover of the Late Show desk. T-shirt and beard notwithstanding, he's the same old Jon Stewart.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda to put a tipsy spin on Hamilton/Burr duel for 'Drunk History'

Who better to get drunk and narrate the infamous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr than the Broadway wunderkind who created a hit show about one of the two participants?
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DiCaprio caught up in historic ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ embezzlement action

Inadvertently or not, the actor who played 'The Wolf of Wall Street' has himself caught up in a major scandal. We're talking big lies and even bigger money -- enough to make even Jordan Belfort swoon.
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Late-night controversy? CBS says there are no plans for a Colbert/Corden time slot swap

Recent Stephen Colbert/James Corden rumors were loud enough to warrant a response from network brass, but CBS Entertainment president Glenn Geller shot them down in a recent interview.
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At least one iconic Star Wars element may be missing from ‘Rogue One’

Disney and Lucasfilm execs have maintained that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story would be different from the saga films that came before it, but it looks like the newest Star Wars is ready to break from tradition in at least one major…