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  • ’47 Meters Down': This Year’s Killer Fish Movie (Trailer)

    ’47 Meters Down': This Year’s Killer Fish Movie (Trailer)

    Ah, it’s my favorite time of the year.  When spring gradually warms into summer, the sky is at its bluest, the sun is warm but not too hot, and there’s always at least one movie about killer fish on its way into theaters. This year it’s 47 Meters Down, starring Mandy Moore and Claire Holt, […]

  • ‘House of Cards’ Season 5 Trailer (Video)

    ‘House of Cards’ Season 5 Trailer (Video)

    I don’t envy the people responsible for keeping political thrillers like House of Cards interesting in the age of Donald Trump—since, as I’m far from the first to point out, he has the ability to make fiction seem, much, much less strange than truth. It looks like the people behind that particular show are coping […]

  • Ferrari Cockpit Desk Chair

    Ferrari Cockpit Desk Chair

    Sitting behind the wheel of an authentic Ferrari automobile is one of those unique experiences within the luxury sports car industry. But now, you can kind of experience it in a very, very different context: Behind your desk at your home or office. That’s if you’re willing to shell out for the new Ferrari Cockpit […]

  • ‘The Matrix: A Lesson in Effective Scene Transitions’ (Video)

    ‘The Matrix: A Lesson in Effective Scene Transitions’ (Video)

    If you’ve watched The Matrix lately, you might have noticed that it just seems to move better than most scifi action movies, or movies in any genre, really. There are a host of reasons for this, but a new video essay from Patrick (H) Willems focuses on one specific component of the movie’s mastery. It’s […]

  • ‘Cars 3′: New Trailer for Upcoming Pixar Sequel (Video)

    ‘Cars 3′: New Trailer for Upcoming Pixar Sequel (Video)

    Children all over the world were reported to be horrified by early teasers for Cars 3, which appeared to hint that Lightning McQueen might finally pass on to the great used car lot in the sky. Disney has evidently backpedaled (so to speak) on this point, promising youngsters and their emotionally involved parents that Lightning […]

  • “Electric Intercourse”: Stream a Previously Unreleased Prince Song

    “Electric Intercourse”: Stream a Previously Unreleased Prince Song

    One June 23rd, fans of the late Prince will get something they’ve been dreaming about for decades; a deluxe reissue of Purple Rain, loaded with previously unreleased bonus tracks, some of which haven’t ever been heard before in any form, bootleg or otherwise. Today, a single off of that reissue was released by Warner Bros., […]

  • “Prologue: The Crossing” – Another ‘Alien: Covenant’ Prologue (Video)

    “Prologue: The Crossing” – Another ‘Alien: Covenant’ Prologue (Video)

    The producers of the upcoming Alien: Covenant must be really concerned that we’re not going to have enough information to be able to parse its narrative, because they’ve released another “prologue” in advance of its release next month. This one is called “Prologue: The Crossing,” and it acts as a kind of mini-sequel to Prometheus. […]