Movies & TV

  • “The NOW Experience”: Mercedes-Benz Releases Live Film (Video)

    “The NOW Experience”: Mercedes-Benz Releases Live Film (Video)

    There are some unscrupulous people out there who are describing “The NOW Experience” as “the world’s first live TV commercial,” starting with the marketing people at Mercedes-Benz, which put out the commercial. There’s only one problem with this: back in the early days of television all commercials were live, which makes this claim disingenuous at […]

  • ‘The No Contest Taste Test': Shaq Helps Krispy Kreme Test Coffee (Video)

    ‘The No Contest Taste Test': Shaq Helps Krispy Kreme Test Coffee (Video)

    Food brands are always trotting out supposedly objective taste tests that tout their products’ superior flavors over that of other brands’. Krispy Kreme has now officially done away with this tissue-thin layer of objectivity with what they call The No Contest Taste Test, and they got Shaq to help them do it. As you’ll see, […]

  • ‘Team Thor: Pt 2, Where Are They Now?’ From Marvel (Video)

    ‘Team Thor: Pt 2, Where Are They Now?’ From Marvel (Video)

    You may remember from August of last year that Thor, Norse God of Thunder and part of The Avengers, had to get a roommate in order to make ends meet. You probably weren’t wondering what Thor and his roommate (his name is Darryl) are up to now, but that’s too bad, because Team Thor: Pt 2, Where […]

  • ‘Carpool Karaoke: The Series’ Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Carpool Karaoke: The Series’ Gets Trailer (Video)

    It’s happening and there’s absolutely nothing you can do about it: Carpool Karaoke: The Series is coming to Apple Music. It’s not the first time an irritating late night TV bit has been turned into a series, and it probably won’t be the last, and now you can watch a trailer for the show in advance […]

  • ‘Avengers: Infinity War First Look’ From Marvel (Video)

    ‘Avengers: Infinity War First Look’ From Marvel (Video)

    Next year, a movie theater near you will be home to either the biggest motion picture event or most massive disaster in cinematic history, depending on who you ask. For Marvel‘s part, the company line seems to be the former, judging by the Avengers: Infinity War First Look teaser that was recently put on the […]

  • ‘The Dark Knight: Visual Echoes’ (Video)

    ‘The Dark Knight: Visual Echoes’ (Video)

    Did you watch The Dark Knight back in 2008 and thought to yourself, “wow, this doesn’t really look or feel like any superhero movie I’ve seen”? That’s probably because much of the inspiration for the film came not from other Batman movies, but the films of director and Miami Vice creator Michael Mann—specifically his 1995 masterpiece […]