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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Zack Morris and John McClane face off in Precious Cargo trailer 2:04

Bruce Willis and Mark-Paul Gosselaar go toe-to-toe in the first trailer for Precious Cargo and this battle between '90s-era icons should have no problem stirring up nostalgia in movie fans.
Movies & TV

Gwyneth Paltrow joins scrum of superheroes for Captain America: Civil War

The ever-expanding cast of Captain America: Civil War just added another name to its long list of Marvel superheroes and movie stars. Gwyneth Paltrow will reprise her role as Tony Stark’s business partner and love interest, Pepper Potts.
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You can now chase the Best Actor Oscar as a 16-bit Leonardo DiCaprio 1:17

Red Carpet Rampage gives fans a chance to step into the shoes of Leonardo DiCaprio and chase the Best Actor Oscar that has eluded him for his entire career. Be warned, though: This is a losing game.
Music

Kanye West nearly stormed off the SNL set before performance

Kanye West's volatility is well-documented, but a string of troubling tweets and a near meltdown on the set of Saturday Night Live has some concerned about the rapper/super producer.
Movies & TV

Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds in talks to travel to Mars for new film Life

After a hugely successful turn as Marvel's Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds star is rising so fast that he may leave Earth entirely. The actor is in talks to head to The Red Planet for 'Life,' a Mars mission-based sci-fi epic.
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Work underway on Star Wars: Episode VIII, Benicio Del Toro and Laura Dern on board 0:34

Lucasfilm recently posted a short production teaser for Star Wars: Episode VIII and revealed a few new cast members, including Academy Award winner Benicio del Toro, and Academy Award nominee Laura Dern.
Movies & TV

This Harry Potter superfan built a functioning version of the Weasley family’s clock

The Weasley family's clock didn't actually tell time, but it had magical properties that a Reddit user has managed to recreate through some good old-fashioned technological wizardry.
Music

Spotify's Love Notes lets you send musical valentines

In honor of Valentine's Day, Spotify is rolling out Love Notes, a new service that lets you craft a custom playlist to say anything from "I secretly love you" to "let's get it on."
Movies & TV

New ghost, possessed Kevin the Receptionist teased by upcoming Ghostbusters Lego set

These days, everything is Lego-ified, but the toy version of the upcoming, all-female Ghostbusters reboot may have just revealed a few things about the film that we didn't yet know.
Music

Justin Bieber, Alice Cooper, and Robin Thicke headline new group of Grammy performers

The recent additions to list of Grammy performers would make for quite the show on their own, but they're joining a long list of musicians that already includes Adele, Lady Gaga, and Kendrick Lamar.
Movies & TV

Get ready for Key and Peele to inject Super Bowl 50 with comedic commentary 0:30

If you're not all that serious about the upcoming Super Bowl, Key and Peele are offering Real Talk and an alternative to the straight-forward commentary fans have become accustomed to.
Movies & TV

Twin Peaks revival adds Naomi Watts, Tom Sizemore to cast

Though its premier is still a ways away, David Lynch’s Twin Peaks revival just brought on Naomi Watts and Tom Sizemore, who will join a mixed cast of first-timers and reprising veterans.