Nora Krug author of the book Belonging

... Is speaking now at Politics and Prose Union Market. The book is about German identity after World War II. [Author: Mike Rhode]
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Watching “Alien” With Someone Who’s Had A Close Encounter

How would you handle watching an alien monster killing people in outer space if you believed you had been abducted by aliens? The host of ‘The Next Door Horror’ webseries, Demonic Dan, is ecstatic to discover they will be watching tonight’s film with famed Hollywood actress Sigourney Weaver, but is soon disappointed when Sigourney Cleaver shows up instead. Join Demonic Dan, Gabe, and their guest (a woman who claims she was abducted by aliens) as they watch the 1979 sci-fi horror classic ‘...
Tags: Hollywood, Humor, Sigourney Weaver, Best Of The Web, Dan, Gabe, Dan Gabe, Gabe Sanchez, Sigourney Cleaver

Superhero Bits: Batman is in Final Season of ‘Gotham,’ Agents of SHIELD More Popular Than Any Marvel Show & More

What year does Captain Marvel take place? Will Batman be appearing in the final season of Gotham? What did David Ayer say was different about the original cut of Suicide Squad? Is Agents of SHIELD really more popular than every other Marvel show? What does Sebastian Stan have to say about possible becoming Captain America? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Hey, have you been keeping up with The Gifted? Here’s a promo for the seventh episode of the second season. Venom pa...
Tags: Movies, Agents Of Shield, Superman, America, Gotham, Suicide Squad, Batman, Avengers, X-men, Arrow, Supergirl, David Ayer, Lois Lane, Sebastian Stan, Comic Book/Superhero, The-Flash

Artist Laurent Durieux Breaks Down Every Poster in His New Mondo Show

Laurent Durieux belongs on the short list of the best pop culture artists working today. His classical style, his subtle wit, and his attention to detail lead to posters that are often astonishing to behold. Austin’s Mondo Gallery is playing host to Durieux’s latest gallery show, titled “The Art of Laurent Durieux  Part Two”, which opens today and runs through November 17. We got in touch with Durieux and he supplied us with the inspirations behind and origins of every print on display and f...
Tags: Europe, Milan, Movies, Features, Austin, Netflix, Conan, Miles Davis, Kubrick, Francis, Jim Jarmusch, Steve Buscemi, Jeff Bridges, Leeds, Black Mirror, Mondo

Daily Podcast: New Star Wars TV Series Announced, Disney+, Fantastic Beasts, Conan O’Brien, Sabrina, Avengers 4, and Orange is the New Black.

On the November 9, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and TV news, including Disney+, Hulu , Star Wars, Fantastic Beasts, Conan O’Brien, Sabrina, Avengers 4 , and Orange is the New Black . You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it...
Tags: Orange Is The New Black, Movies, Lionsgate, Disney, Avengers, Streaming Service, Chris, Conan O'brien, Ben, New Black, Ben Pearson, Diego Luna, Grindelwald, Sabrina, Peter Sciretta, Chris Evangelista

‘Narcos: Mexico’ Trailer Shows the Origins of the Drug War

Narcos continues with the prequel/spin-off Narcos: Mexico. The hit Netflix series goes back to the beginning to reveal the start of the drug war in the 1980s. Michael Peña and Diego Luna star in the show, which tracks the Guadalajara Cartel in the ’80s as it brings together traffickers and slowly amasses an empire. Watch the Narcos: Mexico trailer below. Narcos Mexico Trailer Narcos: Mexico follows two men from different worlds: DEA agent Kiki Camarena (Michael Peña) and Félix Gallardo ...
Tags: Television, Movies, California, Mexico, Netflix, Michael-Pena, DEA, Guadalajara, Kiki, Diego Luna, Eric Newman, Gaumont Television, TV Trailer, Narcos, Doug Miro, Carlo Bernard

‘Inside Jokes’ Trailer: Amazon Doc Series Follows Seven Comedians Trying to Make It Big

Hollywood is a cutthroat industry with an extremely limited number of roles that far too many people are vying for everyday. That’s especially true in the world of stand-up comedy, where you have to make hundreds of people laugh every single day. A new Amazon documentary series called Inside Jokes will follow seven up-and-coming comedians as they do everything that can to land a coveted spot in the New Faces showcase at the famed Just for Laughs comedy festival on Montreal. Watch the Inside ...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Television, Movies, Craig Ferguson, Documentary, America, New Faces, New Zealand, Hannibal Buress, Chelsea Peretti, Montreal, Gabriel Iglesias, Colin Jost, Howie Mandel, Pete Holmes

CS Interview: Common Talks Here and Now and John Wick

See Sarah Jessica Parker in the official trailer of Here and Now Paramount gave ComingSoon.net the opportunity to talk 1:1 with Oscar winning Selma songwriter and actor Common (Suicide Squad, Girls Trip) about the new drama Here And Now starring Sarah Jessica Parker. We also talk briefly about the John Wick franchise! Here And Now is now in theaters, and you can check out the interview below! Here And Now which was formerly titled as Blue Night/Best Day Of My Life follows the story of succes...
Tags: Movies, Chicago, Selma, Oscar, Chad, Venice, Paramount, Common, Sarah Jessica Parker, Parker, Ben, Orient Express, Jeanne, Wick, Vivienne, John Wick

‘Venom’ China Box Office Will Make This Monster Hit Even Bigger

It’s official: the world loves Venom. The superhero film is already a big hit, and this weekend, it’s opening in China – and it’s opening big. So big, in fact, that it’s on track to earn as much, or even more, worldwide than all of Sony’s other Spider-Man– related movies. People just can’t get enough of Venom and his big, slimy tongue! If you’re a fan of Venom, this is good news, because this means more movies like Venom are on the way. If you’re not a fan of Venom, than this is bad news, becau...
Tags: Movies, China, Spider-Man, Sony, Box Office, Tom Hardy, Comic Book/Superhero, Venom, China Box Office Will Make, Venom China Box Office

Caitlyn Jenner’s Malibu home burns in Woolsey fire, says TMZ

Caitlyn Jenner’s Malibu home burned down in the Woolsey fire on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, according to celebrity web site TMZ. Caitlyn Jenner’s Malibu home has burned to the ground, a victim of the Woolsey fire, celebrity website TMZ is reporting. The transgender reality star and former Olympic athlete has been living in her 3,500-square-foot, 4-bedroom home overlooking Malibu Beach since 2015, TMZ said. Sisters Kim and Kourtney Kardashian — Jenner’s step-daughters when he was married to their mot...
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The Complicated DNA of ‘God Bless America’

The nation loved the song, which was introduced 80 years ago. But some reviled Irving Berlin for his presumption, as an immigrant and a Jew, in having written it at all.
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Gus Van Sant to Direct Will Ferrell in Amazon’s ‘The Prince of Fashion’

Will Ferrell arguably hasn’t given a dramatic performance since 2010’s Everything Must Go, but he may be about to diverge from his comedy roots again in a new movie. Gus Van Sant (Good Will Hunting) is set to direct Ferrell in The Prince of Fashion for Amazon Studios, a drama based on a magazine article from award-winning writer Michael Chabon about the time he took his 13-year-old son to Men’s Fashion Week in Paris, and “and all I got was a profound understanding of who he is, what he wants to...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Drama, Casting, Paris, Adaptation, Michael Chabon, Warner Bros, Will-Ferrell, True Story, Ferrell, Gus-Van-Sant, Jacobim Mugatu, Men s Fashion Week, Van Sant, Jonathan Goldstein

Paramount Ranch, Filming Location For Hundreds of Movies & TV Shows, Burns in California Wildfire

Paramount Ranch, which served as a filming location for nearly 500 films and television shows over the years, is the latest casualty of the wildfires that are currently sweeping across California. The historic “western town” area in the mountains outside of Los Angeles, where projects like Westworld, Gunsmoke, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, and many others were shot, has burned to the ground. California is currently experiencing a rash of wildfires, with people being forced to evacuate their ho...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Movies, California, Western, Disney, Los Angeles, Westworld, Quinn, Malibu, Derek, California Wildfire, Santa Clarita, Burbank, Santa Monica Mountains, Griffith Park

Is XKCD's climate change comic the only one Congress can see?

So it's rumored. Check out @neurovagrant's Tweet: https://twitter.com/neurovagrant/status/1059963185124573184?s=15 [Author: Mike Rhode]
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Harrison Ford Doesn’t Want Chris Pratt to Replace Him as Indiana Jones

A rumor about Guardians of the Galaxy actor Chris Pratt taking over the mantle of Indiana Jones from star Harrison Ford first popped up in 2015. Since then, Pratt has both denied the rumor and later acknowledged it, basically leaving the door open to the possibility should anyone at Disney or Lucasfilm come calling with an actual offer for him to play the whip-cracking archeologist. But there’s one person who seemingly doesn’t want Pratt involved: current Indiana Jones star Harrison Ford. Below...
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Former Washingtonian Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa profiled in NYT

He Makes Archie Deep and Sabrina Dark. Meet Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. By Alexis Soloski A version of this article appears in print on Nov. 11, 2018, on Page AR1 of the New York edition with the headline: Meet Archie's Best Pal, Roberto https://www.nytimes.com/2018/11/08/arts/sabrina-riverdale-roberto-aguirre-sacasa.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
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Tonight: Nora Krug at Politics and Prose at Union Market

Nora Krug - Belonging: A German Reckons with History and Home — in conversation with the Washington Post's Nora Krug — at Politics and Prose at Union Market ...
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Walt Disney Comics Digest #20 - Carl Barks reprints

Walt Disney Comics Digest v1 #20, 1970 - Many of these digest-sized issues reprint stories and artwork by Carl Barks. "Iceboat to Beaver Island" was first published in Walt Disney Comics and Stories #174 and "Free Ski Spree" originated in Four Color Comics v2 #1073. Some of the characters featured include Mickey Mouse, Daniel Boone and Sleeping Beauty. Other artists in this issue include Tony  [Author: Ted Ignacio]
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News Post: Adventure Mode!

Gabe: I’ve dipped my toe into Diablo III many times over the years. I am not much of a PC gamer but when it hit consoles I put a decent amount of time into it. I just picked it up again on the Switch and tried playing a seasonal character in adventure mode which is something I’d never tried before. In past versions of the game you had to beat the entire story to unlock adventure Mode, but the Switch version allows you to jump right into it. I’ve probably started the Diablo III campaign a hundred...
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Did You Hear That? 25 Cool Voice Cameos in Movies

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Did You Hear That? 25 Cool Voice Cameos in Movies Visual easter eggs are always cool to find in movies, but they’re not always seen. Sometimes famous actors will do uncredited voice cameos in movies either as favors for directors or just for kicks. From Bradley Cooper to Samuel L. Jackson to Miley Cyrus, ComingSoon.net has compiled a monster list of 25 Cool Voice Cameos in Movies, which you can check out in our gallery below! ...
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Letterkenny is the Canadian Comedy You’ve All Been Sleeping On

It’s a great day for hay Full (returning) cast of Canadian beauts: Jared Keeso, Nathan Dales, Michelle Mylett, K. Trevor Wilson, Tyler Johnston, Andrew Herr, Dylan Playfair, Mark Forward, Kaniehtiio Horn, Evan Stern, Joel Gagne, Kamilla Kowal, Dan Petronijevic True North Strong and Full of Great Comedy Born and raised in the small town of Listowel, Ontario, Jared Keeso grew up playing hockey and spent years working at his family’s sawmill. In every sense, he is the textbook Good O...
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Conversations and an overflow of music, streaming from Ableton Loop

Don’t have a ticket to Ableton’s Loop “summit for music makers” in Los Angeles? There’s an overabundance of music and conversation from the gathered artists streaming, much of it live, available now. For starters, your chance to get involved is the 90-second music challenge, on today: https://loop.ableton.com/2018/start-here/ (90 whole seconds? Maybe it’s time to redo our 1-second “leap second” music challenge. Apologies for the broken link there – I know that file is in our archives; stay tun...
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Cam Trailer: Netflix Releases First Look at Blumhouse Thriller

Cam trailer: Netflix releases first look at Blumhouse thriller Netflix has released the first official trailer for the upcoming Blumhouse Productions thriller Cam starring The Handmaid’s Tale‘s Madeline Brewer, which can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: First Look at Netflix’s Natural History Series Our Planet Revealed Written by Isa Mazzei from a story developed by her, Daniel Goldhaber and Isabelle Link-Levy (Swiss Army Man) and directed by Goldhaber, the film is set in the world o...
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‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Clip: Gal Gadot Chases Down Ralph and Vanellope in Slaughter Race

We’ve still got a little under two weeks until all the big Thanksgiving releases hit the big screen in time to pull families into theaters after stuffing themselves full of turkey and whatnot, but Disney isn’t holding back anything when it comes to making sure everyone knows their Wreck-It Ralph sequel is on the way. Following the last Ralph Breaks the Internet clip introducing us to the new character Yesss, another clip has been released that shows us Gal Gadot in action as Shank, a street tou...
Tags: Elsa, Movies, Disney, Animation, Sequels, Sarah-Silverman, Taraji P Henson, John-C-Reilly, Gal Gadot, Ralph, Shank, Disney/Pixar, Jodi Benson, Wreck-it Ralph, Wreck-It Ralph 2, Vanellope

Spider-Men Assemble in New Into the Spider-Verse Banner

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Spider-Men assemble in new Into the Spider-Verse banner Sony has released an all-new banner for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse ahead of its theatrical release next month. Featuring all six Spider-Man characters from across dimensions, they stand united in the most Spider-Man-friendly setting ever: on the arm of a construction crane. You can check out the full banner in the gallery below. Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The LEGO Movie and 21 J...
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GLVAR Ends Facilitation of Listing Syndication

Listing syndication is back in the industry purview: GLVAR (Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors) is stopping facilitating the syndication of listings to 3rd parties (notably, Zillow and ListHub). Thus, agents/brokers who want their listings on Zillow (and elsewhere) will have to either manually upload them or provide a XML feed (which will likely cost them money in development costs). Here’s the video explaining GLVAR’s decision: The goal of this post is not to debate the merits of synd...
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The True Story Behind Outlaw King: What to Know About Scottish Independence Hero Robert the Bruce

What the movie starring Chris Pine gets right and wrong
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Curb Your Enthusiasm Gets Its Very Own Instagram

Curb Your Enthusiasm gets its very own Instagram With the show’s tenth season officially underway, HBO has given Curb Your Enthusiasm its very own Instagram. The first post is by none other than J.B. Smoove, which starts like a typical ‘behind the scenes’ look at season 10, but gets weird in a way only Larry David and company could. You can check out the first post below! Curb Your Enthusiasm has just received two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, for Outstanding Performance by a Male A...
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Netflix Announces New Slate of Original Indian Programming

Netflix announces new slate of original Indian programming As the inaugural Netflix event, “See What’s Next: Asia,” the streaming giant closed out by announcing a slate of all-new Indian programming. This slate will include eight new feature films and one original series. CEO Reed Hastings and chief content officer Ted Sarandos were on hand to make the new announcements, as well as provide updates on four previously-announced series. “We celebrate India today with an incredible line-up of or...
Tags: Asia, TV, Movies, India, Netflix, TV News, Chris Hemsworth, Mumbai, Ted Sarandos, Reed Hastings, Leila, Movie News, Sarandos, Streaming News, Usha Jadhav, Netflix Film Dhaka

Jeremy Irvine, Brian J. Smith Cast in Bourne-Spinoff Series Treadstone

Jeremy Irvine, Brian J. Smith cast in Bourne-spinoff series Treadstone USA’s series has found its two leads, according to . The series, which is a spinoff of the big screen Jason Bourne franchise, has cast Jeremy Irvine (War Horse) as J. Randolph Bentley, a CIA spy sent to eliminate a key target, and Brian J. Smith (Sense8) as Doug McKenna, an oil-rig worker whose life changes after some truths about who he is come to light. Treadstone explores the origin story and present-day actions of a...
Tags: TV, Movies, Matt Damon, TV News, Cia, Ben Smith, Jeremy Renner, Universal Pictures, Jeremy Irvine, Tim Kring, Bourne, Jason Bourne, Tony Gilroy, Bradley Thomas, Ramin Bahrani, Justin Levy

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