It was RoboCop Day in Detroit yesterday and the man-machine threw the ceremonial first pitch at last night's Detroit Tigers game, although sadly it wasn't Peter Weller in the suit (nor Joel Kinnaman); meanwhile, the city's crowdfunded RoboCop bronze statue is slated for completion later this year.
Following on yesterday's spy shots of Star Wars: Episode 7, TMZ posted photos today that appear to be an under-construction Millennium Falcon and another ship, possibly an X-wing starfighter.
Molly Ringwald's ten-year-old daughter wanted to watch The Breakfast Club (1985) with her mom; This American Life sent them a tape recorder and the resulting story is funny, nostalgic, and quite touching
TMZ has a set of leaked photos from the Tunisia et of Star Wars Episode 7 that in short reveal that the JJ Abrams flick will feature life-size creatures and vehicles not just digital FX.
reviews the latest episode of the BBC's clone drama
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Echoes of Tyrion's past are about to collide in the present. Kevin McFarland
reviews the latest episode of Thrones
, where the dwarf's uncertain doom approaches.Read the rest
It's crunch time for the show's heroes, but Kevin McFarland
finds that some of the humor in Silicon Valley lacks bite.Read the rest
A classic moment from the Lecter
legendarium hits the small screen. Theresa deLucci
reviews the latest episode.Read the rest
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The Flash, starring Grant Gustin (Glee, 90210), premieres this fall on The CW.
Video editor Jim Casey clipped together this wonderful accelerated look at The Evolution Of Visual Effects.
Malik Bendjelloul, the 36-year-old director of the excellent Oscar-winning documentary "Searching for Sugar Man," has died of an unspecified cause, according to CNN.
Peter Dinklage delivers the speech of the season as Tyrion Lannister, facing the false justice of the kingdom--and his family. Kevin McFarland
reviews the latest episode of Game of Thrones.Read the rest
takes aim at the emotional insecurity behind superficial male genius, writes Kevin McFarland. But it also fails to escape stereotypes about women in the tech industry.Read the rest
recaps the latest episode of the BBC's clone drama; the season's fourth outing heads into unsettling territory.Read the rest
The fans are grown up, but the spirit only grows. Liz Ohanesian
on the imminent reboot of America's gateway drug to anime.Read the rest