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New York City is a town of devoted cinephiles, and the New York Film Festival is the most anticipated event on the year’s movie...

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Popcorn and movies, movies and popcorn — it’s an eternal pairing. For decades, the two have seemed as inseparable as peanut butter and jelly,...

Not even Captain Marvel is safe from the “smile more” catcall

Captain Marvel is capable of anything. She can zip through the galaxy. She can shoot photon beams from her sparkle fists. She can command...

Why people love to hate tiny sunglasses

All fashion trends are scams, but every so often, one bubbles up in the collective consciousness and forces us all to be mad at...

Facebook and YouTube have restricted Alex Jones and Infowars. Spotify hasn’t,...

These days, trying to track the progress of inflammatory right-wing conspiracist Alex Jones and his cult conspiracy show Infowars is a bit like playing...

MoviePass briefly stopped working — because it ran out of money

Update: On Monday, July 30, MoviePass reportedly announced internally that tickets to certain wide-release titles — like upcoming shark blockbuster The Meg — will...

At long last, Twitter brought back chronological timelines. Here’s why they’re...

Twitter has finally brought back exclusively chronological timelines, more than two years after phasing them out. In a move many would characterize as restoring...

Why the era of Peak TV is the era of the...

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