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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Netflix boss says Making a Murderer season 2 is off the table for the time being

If you were hoping for a follow-up to Making a Murderer, you'll be disappointed by Ted Sarandos' recent comments. Netflix's head of content acquisition says the streaming giant isn't even discussing the possibility of second season.
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HBO to hold up Westworld production for two months

HBO is shutting down production on its upcoming sci-fi series, Westworld, for two months. The network says it's a planned hiatus to allow the show's writers to “get ahead of the writing” and finish the remaining scripts.
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George Miller says he was misquoted, could return for Mad Max sequels

George Miller says he was misquoted and that he never suggested that he was finished with the Mad Max franchise, leaving open the possibility that he will return to direct the upcoming Mad Max: The Wasteland
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NBA airs live game in 4K Ultra HD for the first time

Last year, the NBA staged an invite-only broadcast of a 4K game, but this year's Orlando Magic Vs Toronto Raptors contest marks the first live, 4K Ultra HD broadcast in the history of the league
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Colin Trevorrow teases 'profoundly satisfying' Star Wars reveal for Rey's ancestry

According to Star Wars: Episode IX director Colin Treverrow, fans who were left with questions about Rey’s ancestry will likely have them answered in one or perhaps both of the upcoming sequels
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Director James Gunn posts photo of completed Guardians of the Galaxy 2 script

Though it's release is still more than a year away, Guardians of the Galaxy 2 has been making plenty of news. Director James Gunn kept up that trend when he posted a photo of the completed script, which will soon be sent out to the cast.
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Benicio del Toro says The Collector won't continue hoarding in Guardians of the Galaxy 2

The Collector stole a few scenes in Guardians of the Galaxy, but if Benicio del Toro is to be believed, the character won't be returning for Guardians of the Galaxy 2, which is due out in the Summer of 2017
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George Miller: ‘I won’t make more Mad Max movies’

Fans of George Miller's Mad Max films have definitely seen lovelier days, as it looks like famed director is ready to move on from the adrenaline-fueled, post-apocalyptic franchise for good,
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SWAT teams schmooze with celebs at heavily secured Golden Globes

Guns and bulletproof vests mingled with the glitz and glamour of the 2016 Golden Globes, as the awards show beefed up its security this year in response to growing concerns over terrorism.
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Several Middle Eastern countries have refused to release The Danish Girl

Apparently, not everyone is ready to take an honest look at sexuality and gender identity. Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl has been banned in several Middle Eastern nations and was recently pulled from theaters in Qatar
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Watch Chinese pop star LuHuan’s official music video for The Force Awakens

Courtesy of the musician LuHuan, Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens now has an official music video, which will be used to promote the film's upcoming theatrical release in China.
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Is Adam Sandler’s The Ridiculous 6 really the most popular film in Netflix history? 2:13

If they're to be believed, the record-breaking streaming numbers for Netflix's The Ridiculous 6 prove that subscribers have a fever, and the only prescription, is more Adam Sandler