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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Move over, Megatron: Anthony Hopkins adds some class to Transformers 5

As one of the greatest actors of his generation, Anthony Hopkins has some experience transforming. But will he play a human or an automaton in Transformers: The Last Knight, the fifth installment of Michael Bay's robot battle royale?
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Fall Out Boy and Missy Elliott ain’t afraid of no ghost

Ray Parker Jr.'s Ghostbusters theme was nearly as popular as the movie that inspired it, but Fall Out Boy and Missy Elliott are ready to bring the iconic song into the 21st century.
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Daniel Day-Lewis in talks to reteam with Paul Thomas Anderson for fashion film

Three-time Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis has apparently awakened from his latest multiyear slumber and is in talks to star in a new film helmed by his There Will Be Blood director Paul Thomas Anderson.
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Don't feed the trolls: T.J. Miller to play internet instigator in Ready Player One

As the infamous Erlich Bachman on HBO's Silicon Valley, TJ Miller gets plenty of practice in the ancient art of being teeth-grindingly irritating and side-splittingly hilarious at the very same time.
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Google Doodle uses age-old technique to honor animation pioneer

Go behind the scenes to learn how Google painstakingly replicated an age-old technique called “silhouette animation” to honor animator Charlotte 'Lotte' Reiniger on what would have been her 117th birthday.
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‘Game of Thrones’ star Clarke wants to shake, stir spy series by playing Bond, Jane Bond

Not only does Emilia Clarke want to be the one to turn James Bond into Jane Bond, she has already decided on a co-star. Spoiler alert: He's one of the most revered leading men in all of Hollywood.
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Dwayne Johnson to play the comic book character that inspired Superman

Before Superman ever stepped on the scene, this lesser-known comic book character was taking on supervillains and finding peace and quiet in his his Arctic "Fortress of Solitude." Now, Dwayne Johnson has been cast to play Doc Savage in an…
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Supervillain to superspy? Tom Hiddleston reportedly in advanced talks to become 007

After Daniel Craig turned down a mammoth, two-film offer to reprise his role as James Bond, it looks like the torch is being passed to Tom Hiddleston. The actor is reportedly in talks to step into the character's trademark tux.
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No rest for ‘The Rock’: Busy actor to star in ‘Die Hard’-style flick set in China

Skyscraper, described as "Die Hard in China," is a go and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is getting ready to go all John McClane on The Middle Kingdom. The project gives the busy actor 11 films that are in some stage of the production process.
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Original ‘The Fast and the Furious’ is turning 15 and heading back to the big screen

The Fast and the Furious franchise is alive and well, but that doesn't mean fans can't indulge in a little nostalgia. The film that started it all is heading back to theaters for a limited time and tickets are available now.
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Nicholas Hoult puts the pedal to the metal in the latest trailer for ‘Collide’

After Nicholas Hoult's pitch-perfect performance as Nux in George Miller's Mad Max: Fury Road, it's not much of a stretch to imagine him putting the pedal to the metal on Germany's famous Autobahn, which he does in the new trailer for…