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Director Colin Trevorrow leaves 'Star Wars: Episode IX' over creative differences

In the latest installment of 'Star Wars Directorial Drama,' Colin Trevorrow has left 'Episode IX' due to creative control issues.
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Australian actor Brenton Thwaites tabbed as Robin in upcoming 'Titans'

DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. partnered for the upcoming Titans and Brenton Thwaites has been cast as Dick Grayson -- aka Robin.
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‘Game of Thrones’ power rankings, season 7, episode 7: ‘The Dragon and the Wolf’

The biggest show on TV is finished -- for now. Who came out on top in season 7's finale? We discuss in our Game of Thrones power rankings.
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Clowns, clowns everywhere! Alamo Drafthouse to hold clown-only screening of 'It'

If you're a clown enthusiast, please stop. But first, check out the Alamo Drafthouse's hilarious clown-only screening of 'IT' on September 9.

Roku’s lead in the streaming device market keeps growing

There are lots of streaming devices around, but one brand is in control of the industry: Roku, which increased its lead over the competition.
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A ‘Knight Rider’ reboot is on the way, and it could star John Cena, Kevin Hart

The Weinstein Company is producing a feature-length 'Knight Rider' reboot, and has set its sights on John Cena and Kevin Hart for key roles.
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Crosley Radio S100 review

Can powered, Bluetooth-enabled bookshelf speakers for less than $200 win your heart? Read our Crosley S100 review to find out.
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Check out these stunning photos of the total solar eclipse

The momentous solar eclipse has come and gone, but don't worry if you missed it -- check out our picks for the best solar eclipse photos!
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Soul Electronics' new Flex 2 earbuds let you work out your way

Need some workout buds? Soul Electronics' new Flex 2 wired earbuds can be worn in three different ways -- and they're sweatproof.
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Louis C.K. made a movie without telling anyone, and it's almost here

Louis C.K. has apparently been working on a film in secret, titled I Love You, Daddy. It is set to screen in Toronto next month.
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David Tennant is making a surprising return for ‘Jessica Jones’ season 2

David Tennant will reprise his role as the villainous Kilgrave in Jessica Jones season 2, according to Entertainment Weekly.

'DuckTales' has returned, and you can see the first episode free on YouTube

Scrooge McDuck and his great-nephews are back! Disney XD's 'DuckTales' reboot is here, and you can watch the first episode on YouTube free.

Soundcloud survives, but with some key changes to leadership

Soundcloud will survive after receiving $170 million in rescue funding today. Some new faces have been installed as CEO and COO, however.
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Riz Ahmed could be playing Carnage opposite Tom Hardy's Venom

After lucking into Tom Hardy for the lead role in 2018's 'Venom,' director Ruben Fleischer might have cast Riz Ahmed as Carnage, too.
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Netflix acquires the rights to the Coen Brothers' upcoming Western TV series

The Coen Brothers are producing a six-episode Western miniseries titled The Ballad of Buster Scruggs. It will premiere on Netflix next year.
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Even Headphones H2 review

Our Even Headphones H2 review examines the company's flagship cans, equipped with EarPrint tech that analyzes your hearing to create a custom equalizer.
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Experienced on-screen demon slayer Milla Jovovich will play ‘Hellboy’ villain

Milla Jovovich, star of the Resident Evil films, will keep on hunting demons. She's been cast as the villain in Neil Marshall's 'Hellboy.'
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Hide yo kids, hide yo unobtanium: Colonel Quaritch is back for ‘Avatar’ sequels

'Avatar 2' is still alive and well, and apparently so is Colonel Quaritch, despite receiving two huge arrows to the heart in the first film.
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CBS is planning to take its All Access streaming service global

CBS is reportedly planning to expand the CBS All Access streaming service to the international market, and could launch a 24/7 sports service.
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Director James Gunn eyeing Guardians spinoff focusing on Stallone-led Ravagers

The Marvel Cinematic Universe keeps getting more complex. Director James Gunn is considering a 'Guardians' spinoff featuring the Ravagers.
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Plex’s latest update means Android users can stream live TV — from anywhere

The most recent update for streaming management platform Plex allows users to pause and rewind live TV, and adds support for Android devices.
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Coen Brothers’ long-awaited ‘Suburbicon’ finally gets a trailer

Joel and Ethan Coen wrote 'Suburbicon' in 1986. Finally, the George Clooney-helmed black comedy has gotten its first trailer.
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Jon Stewart returns to the comedic stage with two HBO stand-up specials

Whether or not you agree with his politics, Jon Stewart is a funny man. With two HBO comedy specials on the way, he's here to remind you.
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James Cameron is thinking about rebooting the Terminator franchise … again

James Cameron, the king of sequels, is reportedly interested in rebooting the Terminator franchise -- with a full trilogy of films.
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The funniest Amazon reviews

Online reviews are good for when you need to evaluate a product, but they can also be good for a laugh. Here are the funniest Amazon reviews.
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Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington found dead of apparent suicide

Chester Bennington, longtime frontman for alt-rock group Linkin Park, was found dead of apparent suicide in his Los Angeles home.
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Learn how to control your dragons! Duolingo now offers courses in High Valyrian

Are you a 'Game of Thrones' fan? Looking to learn a new language? Duolingo has you covered, offering courses in High Valyrian.
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JBL Flip 4 review

The JBL Flip 4 is durable, dependable, and perfect for all kinds of parties and outdoor excursions.
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Quentin Tarantino starts working on film about the Manson Family murders

For the first time, the Pulp Fiction director will put his spin on a true story involving the grisly Manson Family murders.
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Advanced Sound Model 3 convertible earphones review

Are these convertible ‘buds all shine and no rain? Check out our Advanced Sound Model 3 review to find out.
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Porsche Design built a speaker within a 911 exhaust port — and it’s awesome

The Porsche Design 911 Speaker is a wireless, Bluetooth-enabled speaker built using the exhaust port from a 911 GT3.
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Apple files patents that could transform AirPods

Apple was grated a series of patents recently implying that the AirPods' future could include fitness tracking features.
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New Tidal subscribers were locked out of streaming Jay-Z’s ‘4:44’ album

Tidal experienced another album release hiccup when new subscribers were unable to access Jay-Z's '4:44', despite indications.