Entertainment

  • ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ Release Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ Release Official Trailer (Video)

    It’s been about 2600 years since the Book of Exodus was written, which means it’s finally in the public domain so Hollywood can make a movie out of it. The result is Exodus: Gods and Kings starring Christian Bale, Sigourney Weaver, Aaron Paul, and other white people walking like Egyptians. Exodus: Gods and Kings has […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Shark Week

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About Shark Week

    It’s reassuring to know that even in today’s hyper-information-saturated world, with social media and viral videos taking over most of our channels of entertainment, a good old-fashioned basic cable programming gimmick can still get people’s attention. The best example of this phenomenon would be the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week, a week-long block of programming about […]

  • ‘Better Call Saul': First Teaser (Video)

    ‘Better Call Saul': First Teaser (Video)

    It would be hacky to say that Breaking Bad fans have been roaming the streets in search of their next fix for almost a year now, and AMC has finally given us a taste, knowing we’ll inevitably come back for more. And yet it’s 100% true – the Breaking Bad spinoff Better Call Saul finally […]

  • Larry David Doing Broadway Play Instead of New ‘Curb’ Season

    Larry David Doing Broadway Play Instead of New ‘Curb’ Season

    Fans of comedian Larry David and his HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm will probably greet this news with mixed emotions. The good news is that David is working on a new project, but the bad news is that it’s not a new season of Curb.  Instead, America’s favorite avuncular bald Jew is going to Broadway. […]

  • 9 Things You Might Not Have Known About ‘Playboy’

    9 Things You Might Not Have Known About ‘Playboy’

    Playboy has been around for longer than my parents have been alive, and like all beloved long-lasting cultural institutions its accumulated a lot of trivia and factoids over the course of its long life. But even a diehard Playboy fan might not know some of them. And so, here are nine things you might not […]

  • ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Animated Series Preview (Video)

    ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Animated Series Preview (Video)

    As you well know, the Star Wars franchise extends to virtually every existent form of media out there, starting with the big Hollywood movies and trickling down to books, cartoons, video games, and much more. That trickle is going to grow into a deluge between now and the release of the next Star Wars movie, […]

  • MTV News Explains (Almost) Every Marvel Easter Egg (Video)

    MTV News Explains (Almost) Every Marvel Easter Egg (Video)

    The next time you hear someone say that TV journalism is dead, remind them of MTV News, which has unveiled a piece of crack reporting on the most important topic of our time: The hidden comic book and cartoon references in Marvel movies. To comic book fans, the post-credits sequences of every Marvel Studios joint […]

  • ‘Monopoly': ‘The Legend of Zelda’ Edition

    ‘Monopoly': ‘The Legend of Zelda’ Edition

    The people at USAopoly (three guesses as to what they specialize in) have developed a new special edition of the classic Monopoly board game. It’s Monopoly: The Legend of Zelda, based on the, ah, legendary Nintendo video game series that’s been going strong since the mid-1980s. Monopoly: The Legend of Zelda allows players to do something […]

  • ‘Interstellar’ Gets New Trailer (Video)

    ‘Interstellar’ Gets New Trailer (Video)

    If you’ve been looking forward to the upcoming Christopher Nolan film Interstellar, it must be on the strength of Nolan and the cast (which includes Matthew McConaughey, Jessica Chastain, and more), as opposed to what the movie is about. That’s because no one really knows what the movie is about, beyond a vague science-fiction premise, […]

  • Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight': First Poster Revealed

    Tarantino’s ‘The Hateful Eight': First Poster Revealed

    First it was happening, then it wasn’t happening anymore, and now it appears to be happening again.  Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight might be said—if the speaker were feeling particularly hacky—to have gone through more plot twists than a character in a Tarantino movie. The latest is a poster for the movie, which would seem […]