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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Did John Boyega just drop a Star Wars: The Force Awakens bombshell?

We're admittedly champing at the bit for whatever Star Wars: The Force Awakens information we can get, but it looks like John Boyega may have revealed some major news in the most casual way possible.
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Set photos from J.K. Rowling’s Potter spinoff Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

We just got our first real glimpse at J.K. Rowling's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and the author's wizarding world seems to blend seamlessly with the Roaring '20s in New York City.
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Anne Hathaway, Daniel Radcliffe headline all-star cast for The Modern Ocean

Director Shane Carruth took a long hiatus between his last two projects, but but it doesn't look like we'll be waiting as long for his next film. The Modern Ocean has lined up an all-star ensemble cast and is already looking for buyers.
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Lily James takes on the English Channel in new Jerry Bruckheimer film

Fewer people have summited Mount Everest than have swum across the English Channel, and Paramount Pictures' new film tells the story of the first woman to accomplish the startling feat of endurance and courage
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Your spoilers belong to us: Disney delays tie-in novel for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Spoilers are apparently a device of the dark side, and as such, they must be eliminated with extreme prejudice. The next victim in Disney and Lucasfilm's targeting computer? The tie-in novelization for Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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J.J. Abrams fields celebrity questions, reveals nothing

J.J. Abrams doesn't care if you're a VIP at the fanciest restaurant in town. He doesn't care that your face is plastered all over magazine covers. He doesn't even care if you created Star Wars. You'll get no spoilers and you'll like it.
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Theater chains say certain cosplay will be out of bounds for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Leave your beloved Jar Jar mask at home -- three of America's biggest theater chains are placing varying levels of restrictions on cosplay for the opening of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
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Serial inks deal with Pandora, becomes service's first podcast

You friends and family no longer have an excuse not to listen -- Serial is coming to streaming music giant Pandora and now has access to millions of Americans who don't yet listen to podcasts
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New trailer for By the Sea shows Jolie and Pitt having trouble in paradise

If you're a fan of beautiful disasters, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's new By the Sea trailer is a dream come true. Check it out and watch the real-life couple's fictional marriage fall apart in paradise.
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ESPN shut downs Bill Simmons passion project Grantland

If you're the type that likes to read in-depth about every aspect of your favorite team or sport, today is a sad day for you. ESPN has shut down Grantland, its long-form sports journalism site -- and there's nothing like it on the horizon
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Sandra Bullock to lead all-female Ocean’s Eleven reboot

Paul Fieg's Ghostbusters reboot has generated a ton of positive press and has Hollywood thinking about what other movies might lend themselves to the same sort of gender-swapping shenanigans.
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Hot dog costume-clad Harrison Ford talk Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Over the past six months we've dissected Star Wars: The Force Awakens from every possible angle, and just when we thought there was nothing new to say, there was Harrison Ford dressed as a giant hot dog to prove us wrong.