Christopher Nolan Is Trying to Make Sure His Movies Won’t Look Weird on TV

Producer/director Christopher Nolan is on a mission to improve your television-viewing pleasure. Have you ever been to a super store and noticed that a movie being played on a demo 4K TV looks kinda weird? Like it’s being played at 1.5x speed? That’s because of a TV setting called “motion smoothing. Put simply, it’s a … Read more

Chinese Actress Fan Bingbing Has Gone Missing

Fan Bingbing, one of the most popular actresses in China, hasn’t been seen in public or heard from since an early June visit to a children’s hospital in Tibet three months ago, CNN reports. While no charges have been officially announced against the actress, speculation has now arisen that the Chinese government has quietly arrested … Read more

Moments From the Original ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy

The new Disney era of “Star Wars” is well known at this point for its incessant nods to old “Star Wars” movies, and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” is the most referential of these movies yet. Below you’ll find our list of 22 times “Solo” reused, repurposed or just referenced the original “Star Wars” trilogy. … Read more

Colbert: Trump Thinks Air Force One Is Ugly Because It Doesn’t Have Fake Boobs (Video)

As he usually does on Friday editions of “The Late Show,” Stephen Colbert took a bit of a lighter tone this week for his monologue as he slung jokes at Donald Trump and Trump’s associates. To kick things off, Colbert took aim at Trump’s odd complaints about Air Force One, the presidential airplane. “So we’re … Read more

Nancy Sinatra, Frank Sinatra’s First Wife, Dies at 101

Nancy Sinatra Sr., the first wife of legendary crooner Frank Sinatra and mother of singers Nancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Jr. and singer and film producer Tina Sinatra, has died. She was 101. Her daughter Nancy Sinatra broke the news on Twitter Friday night, calling her mother “a blessing and the light of my life.” … Read more

That Time Sacha Baron Cohen Interviewed Donald Trump on ‘Da Ali G Show’ (Video)

Is Donald Trump, as he claims, “the only person who immediately walked out” of an interview with Sacha Baron Cohen’s “Ali G” persona? If you’ve been paying attention for the last year and a half, you can probably guess the answer: nope. But in fairness, we’ll concede Trump did bail fairly fast, even if he still … Read more

Odell Beckham Jr, Lindsey Vonn Show Off Their Best Style Moves at SI Fashionable 50 (Photos)

Odell Beckham Jr, Lindsey Vonn Show Off Their Best Style Moves at SI Fashionable 50 (Photos) Sports Illustrated magazine celebrates the most stylish athletes in sports with their third annual Fashionable 50 list Debbie Emery | July 13, 2018 @ 6:12 PM [ comments ]

Alex Trebek Dogged by Negligence Lawsuit

Getty Images We’ll take “Hey, Sue You, Buddy” for $1,000, Alex. “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek has been hit with a lawsuit by a woman who says that she was injured when a dog emerged from his property and tried to attack her. In the suit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, Hanna Ketai … Read more

9 Big Takeaways From That Slick New ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Trailer

Lucasfilm Because it’s the only one of the new “Star Wars” movies being released in May instead of December, the marketing campaign for “Solo: A Star Wars Story” has been kind of strangely compressed. They don’t start marketing the new one until the previous one has been released, and so we’re already on our third … Read more

‘The Sting’ Theater Review: Harry Connick Jr Aims to Go From Ragtime to Riches

Photo: Evan Zimmerman for MurphyMade It’s not hard to see why someone imagined a stage musical could be made out of “The Sting,” that 1973 Oscar Best Picture winner starring Paul Newman and Robert Redford as Depression-era con artists who pull off the ultimate heist. After all, George Roy Hill’s artfully constructed film leaned heavily … Read more