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HBO Now signs new deal with Verizon, opening up to ‘100 million’ potential customers

HBO Now may soon get a boost, thanks to a new deal between HBO and Verizon.
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Michael Moore skewers American war policy in documentary, Where to Invade Next

Michael Moore's latest documentary, Where to Invade Next, will debut in September at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.
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Rachel McAdams may launch into the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Doctor Strange

Rachel McAdams has confirmed that she's in early talks to play the female lead in Marvel's Doctor Strange.
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Chloe Moretz joins Seth Rogen and Zac Efron for Neighbors sequel, release pushed back

The release of Neighbors 2 has been pushed back to May 20, 2015. The sequel will bring back Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, and Rose Byrne, along with Chloe Moretz.
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This LED lantern runs on nothing but salt water, can even charge your phone

SALt lamps will use saltwater to provide lighting and even charge smartphones. The innovative lighting source will be available in late 2015 or early 2016.
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Katniss must take down Jon Snow in The Hunger Game of Thrones

A new mashup video uses footage from The Hunger Games and Game of Thrones to make Jon Snow the latest target of Katniss Everdeen.
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Ed Sheeran heads to the Middle Ages in FX’s The Bastard Executioner

Musician Ed Sheeran will fill a recurring role on FX's upcoming period drama, The Bloody Executioner.
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The Full House reboot has begun filming! Cast members share photos from the set

Filming is underway for the Full House reboot, Fuller House! The cast shared photos and tweets over the weekend as the first live show took place.
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Pack your bags! You can totally rent the badass mansion from ‘Ex Machina’

The Ex Machina house-slash-research facility, otherwise known as the Juvet Landscape Hotel, can be rented by travelers looking to stay close to nature.
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Pandora shruggs off Apple Music as it hits $1 billion milestone

Pandora's impressive Q2 culminated in the company hitting $1 billion in revenue over the trailing 12 months for the first time.
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American Horror Story: Hotel reserves room for another familiar face

American Horror Story: Hotel has brought Naomi Campbell onboard in a recurring role. Her character may come into conflict with Lady Gaga's.
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Knight of Cups, starring Christian Bale, set for March release

Knight of Cups, starring Christian Bale, will be released on March 4, 2016. Filmed in 2012, the movie has been a long time coming.
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The unstoppable sequel to Jurassic World just got a release date

The Jurassic World sequel has been set for release on June 22, 2018. Stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard will also reprise their roles in the film.
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The new Vacation is almost here, and it’s going to be naughty

The latest Vacation trailer is NSFW enough to make the National Lampoon's Vacation franchise proud.
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Full Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 trailer unites the districts against President Snow

The full Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2 trailer sets the stage for the epic conclusion of the movie series as Katniss sets her sights on President Snow.
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The average movie ticket price reached an all time high last quarter

Movie tickets have reached a new high in terms of average price paid per head, according to new data from the National Association of Theatre Owners.
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Amy Poehler signed on to play the first female NBA coach in new comedy

Amy Poehler will play an NBA coach in an upcoming sports comedy written by Ike Barinholtz and David Stassen.
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Full Trailer for Fargo season 2 teases snowballing crime problems

Fargo season 2's new trailer shows that crime in a small Minnesota town is set to spiral out of control.
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Why the hell is Lindsay Lohan on Duran Duran’s new album?

Duran Duran has explained just how the band's upcoming album, Paper Gods, came to feature a spoken word interlude featuring Lindsay Lohan.
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Disney has a dino movie, too: Checkout The Good Dinosaur’s full trailer

Disney-Pixar released the full trailer for The Good Dinosaur, which is due to hit theaters on Nov. 25.
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Minecraft movie gets a director in Rob McElhenney from It’s Always Sunny

The Minecraft movie will be directed by It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia's Rob McElhenney, according to game publisher Mojang AB.
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Train wreck, anyone? Miley Cyrus to host 2015 MTV VMAs, Beyonce and Swift face off

The 2015 VMAs will be hosted by Miley Cyrus. The MTV music-centric awards show will also have Taylor Swift and Beyoncé going head-to-head.
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Bond with Stephen Colbert over lunch with his hilarious new web video series

Stephen Colbert wants to bond with viewers before taking over the Late Show on Sept. 8 by launching a new lunch web series.
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Amazon and Netflix to go head-to-head in India following billion dollar expansion

Amazon is reportedly poised to expand its streaming services into India by the end of the year, and Netflix is expected to do the same in 2016.
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Suicide Squad’s Cara Delevingne beatboxes like a champ on Jimmy Fallon

Cara Delevingne, Suicide Squad's Enchantress, shows off her impressive beatboxing skills on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.
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Netflix’s Full House reboot adds DJ’s long lost love, Steve

The Netflix Full House reboot has added Scott Weinger, who played DJ's first love, Steve, on the original sitcom.
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Jurassic World propels Universal to $5 billion in lightning-quick time

Jurassic World hit $600 million at the domestic box office Friday. Its immense success has helped propel Universal to $5 billion in record time.
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Obama to wish Jon Stewart a fond farewell this Tuesday

President Obama is scheduled for one last appearance on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart on July 21 at 11/10 c.
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Red-hot Netflix boasts network-topping viewing numbers, soaring stock

Netflix emerged victorious from a new study comparing the streaming service to traditional TV networks. Across most demos, spent more hours on it.
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Reboot of Stephen King’s It zeroes in on a new director

The Stephen King It remake is bouncing back after losing True Detective director Cary Fukunaga. New Line is reportedly in talks with Andy Muschietti.
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Netflix lands record 34 Emmy nods, while Amazon breaks through with 12

Netflix and Amazon both wrangled a number of nominations for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards. The streaming services nabbed 34 and 12 nods, respectively.
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Disney developing a live-action Aladdin prequel, focusing on the Genie

Disney is moving forward with Genies, a live-action Aladdin prequel to be written by Damian Shannon and Mark Swift.
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Does your cat turn up its nose at water bowls? Check out this smart feeder

Keep your cat healthy and hydrated with a smart water feeder. Pura allows you to track your feline's water-drinking habits on your smartphone.
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Despite lower than expected earnings, Netflix wows in Q2 with 65M members

Netflix surpassed 65 million members during Q2, helped along by the addition of a record-setting number of Q2 subscribers,