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Filmin Picks Up Malaga Winner ‘Lucas’ by on the Rise Spanish Director Alex Montoya (EXCLUSIVE)

Bowing at June’s Malaga Film Festival in Spain, where it swept three prizes in its edgier Zonacine sidebar – best film, actor (Jorge Motos) and its Audience Award – Spaniard Alex Montoya’s second feature “Lucas” has been picked up by Spain’s Filmin SVOD service, the country’s biggest streaming platform for art pics and upscale TV […]
Tags: Global, Spain, Features, Festivals, Málaga, Lucas, Alex Montoya, Malaga Film Festival, Filmin, Malaga Spanish Screenings, Jorge Motos


Ezekiel Montes Plumbs the Consequences of Violence in Brutal Spanish Shoot ’Em Up ‘A Dead Man Cannot Live’

“A Dead Man Cannot Live” begins with Tano, played by the lanky, weathered, graven-voiced Antonio Dechent, one of the finest actors of his around-60 Spanish generation, sitting at a bar rail, and thinking back on better times. Even the Costa de Sol narco business is going to ruin. Tano’s boss, Manuel, is senile, his son […]
Tags: Global, Features, Festivals, Manuel, Tano, Malaga Spanish Screenings, Ezekiel Montes, Antonio Dechent, Costa de Sol


Icíar Bollaín’s Basque Drama ‘Maixabel’ Studies the Long Shadow of Violence

Director Icíar Bollaín’s “Maixabel” – which world premiered last month in San Sebastian’s main competition and screens at this week’s Spanish Screenings-Malaga de Cine – is a turbulent and emotional look into the repercussions of terrorist violence, both for the victims and the victimizers. The film follows the aftermath of the murder of politician Juan […]
Tags: Global, Features, Festivals, San Sebastian, Juan, Iciar Bollain, Malaga Spanish Screenings, Malaga de Cine, Maixabel


Jesse Spencer Exits ‘Chicago Fire’ After 200 Episodes

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not watched the “Two Hundred” episode of “Chicago Fire.” After blazing a trail on NBC’s “Chicago Fire” for almost a decade, Aussie actor Jesse Spencer has exited the Wolf Entertainment action-drama during the popular show’s milestone 200th episode aptly titled “Two Hundred.” During the episode, his character Matthew […]
Tags: News, Nbc, Features, Chicago, Chicago Fire, Matthew, Dick Wolf, Jesse Spencer, Jesse Spencer Exits ` Chicago


The 6 best toothbrushes for healthy teeth, according to dentists

Bite; Colgate; Oral B; Rachel Mendelson/Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A good toothbrush is crucial for getting rid of plaque and minimizing cavities and gum disease. When it comes to an electric toothbrush vs. manual, the latter is softer on your gums and more budget friendly. Our top pick, Tom's of Maine Soft Toothbrush, has an excellent angle, a slim handle, and soft but strong bristles. This article was medically reviewed by André V. Ritter, DDS, MBA, PhD, professor a...
Tags: Reviews, Health, New York, Trends, Features, Maine, Buying Guide, Las Vegas, Toothbrushes, Teeth, Toothbrush, Las, Tom, Ritter, Colgate, DeVore


24 great gifts for the fitness lovers in your life

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Janji Gifting fitness gear or equipment can help anyone jumpstart a new routine or upgrade what they're already using. Whether it's a new pair of sneakers, a fitness tracker, or even a massage gun, there are plenty of options. Looking for more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here. Everyone has a fitness goal they're trying to meet, whether it's to build muscle, tra...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Health, Amazon, Gift Guide, Fitness, Trends, Features, Gifts, Headphones, Chris Hemsworth, Athleta, Thor, Eva, Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Apple Health


James Patterson has the highest number of 'New York Times' bestsellers - here are his 21 best books, ranked by Goodreads members

Goodreads readers have dubbed "Along Came a Spider," "Kiss the GIrls," and "1st to Die" as James Patterson's best books. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. James Patterson is one of the bestselling American authors of all time. We turned to to rank his most popular novels. Readers' top favorites include "Along Came a Spider" and "Kiss the Girls." James Patterson is a bestselling American author kno...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Education, Navy, Washington, US, San Francisco, Trends, Features, Fbi, Hawaii, New York Times, Antarctica, Jack, Maggie, James Patterson


James Patterson has written more 'New York Times' bestselling books than anyone else - these are his best ones

Goodreads readers have dubbed "Along Came a Spider," "Kiss the GIrls," and "1st to Die" as James Patterson's best books. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. James Patterson is one of the bestselling American authors of all time. We turned to to rank his most popular novels. Readers' top favorites include "Along Came a Spider" and "Kiss the Girls." James Patterson is a bestselling American author kno...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Education, Navy, Washington, US, San Francisco, Trends, Features, Fbi, Hawaii, New York Times, Antarctica, Jack, Maggie, James Patterson


Narrative Feature ‘Sinjar’ Portrays ISIS From a Female Standpoint

Claimed by both Iraq and Kurdistan, the town of Sinjar in northern Iraq was the site of an ISIL massacre of the Yazidi people in 2014 that lead to a devastating situation which human rights organizations call genocide. The town gives its name to the latest film from Spanish director Anna M. Bofarull who also […]
Tags: Isis, Iraq, Global, Features, Festivals, Kurdistan, Filmax, Sinjar, Anna M Bofarull


The best dog boots and paw wax in 2021, according to dog walkers and trainers

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Nine dog walkers and trainers told us about their favorite dog snow boots, hiking boots, and paw wax. Our experts said the best dog boots go on easily and protect paws without minimizing sensation. Find out more about how Insider Reviews tests and evaluates pet products. This article was medically reviewed by Karie Johnson, DVM, veterinarian and co-founder of VIP Vet Visit, a mobile vet service in the south suburbs of Chicago. Neither sleet nor rain nor heat...
Tags: Reviews, Winter, Minneapolis, Dogs, Pets, Milwaukee, New York City, Trends, Features, Chicago, United States, Buying Guide, Boulder, New York New York, Chicago Illinois, Minneapolis Minnesota


Hulu’s ‘Dopesick’ Is the Latest in a Series of Shows Tackling the Opioid Crisis

Countless American lives have been touched by opioid addiction or lost to it. And this crisis, more and more, is getting covered by TV. High-profile projects in which opioids play a part include HBO’s “Mare of Easttown,” with Kate Winslet’s title character in slow-motion grief over the loss of her son to drugs, and Showtime’s […]
Tags: Hbo, Features, Showtime, Kate Winslet, Hulu, Dopesick, Mare of Easttown, American Rust


Google's drone delivery company is partnering with Walgreens to deliver meds, food, and household items to customers in Dallas

Wing and Walgreens partner for drone deliveries Wing Drone delivery company Wing is bringing air delivery service to the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. Wing is partnering with Walgreens to deliver over-the-counter medications, food, and household items to residents. The Dallas operation will be the first major US metro with drone delivery service and the largest in the world. Google-owned drone delivery company Wing is bringing air delivery to the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan a...
Tags: Google, Transportation, Technology, News, Australia, Israel, US, Trends, Walmart, Features, Walgreens, Drones, Finland, Dallas, Aviation, Starbucks


Byron Allen’s Entertainment Education Came From the Giants at NBC

Entertainment mogul Byron Allen’s résumé lists Fairfax High and USC as the Los Angeles educational institutions of his formative years. Not to diminish their importance, when you hear Allen describing his youthful days when his single mother “couldn’t afford daycare” and plopped young Byron down at NBC where she worked, it’s quickly obvious that Allen […]
Tags: Nbc, Los Angeles, Features, Giants, Usc, Byron, Allen, Byron Allen, Fairfax High


10 stunning new features of the 2021 MacBook Pros include brilliant HDR displays, powerful Apple Silicon, and the return of MagSafe

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Apple Apple's new 14- and- 16-inch MacBook Pros are now available to order and will hit stores on October 26. Current Mac fans will love the Mini-LED display and powerful Apple silicon processors. For older or lapsed fans, popular features from older MacBooks, such as MagSafe, make their return. MacBook Pro 14-inch (2021) (small) MacBook Pro 16-inch (2021) (small) Apple has announced the new 14- ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Trends, Tech, Features, Macbook, Gpu, Facetime, Laptops, Macbook Pro, Dolby Atmos, Apple Apple, MacBook Pros, Tech Insider, Insider Picks, USB C Apple


‘Cannibal’ Director Manuel Martin Cuenca on His Suspense Family Drama ‘The Daughter’

Back in good form with his twisted family drama “The Daughter” (“La Hija”), Manuel Martin Cuenca explores the psyche of what seems like an ordinary couple desperate to have a child. The father (played by Javier Gutierrez), who teaches at a juvenile center, makes a deal with a pregnant 14-year-old to adopt her child once […]
Tags: Global, Features, Festivals, Javier Gutiérrez, Manuel Martin Cuenca, Malaga Spanish Screenings


‘Mediterraneo: The Law of the Sea’: A Dramatic Picture of Southern Europe’s Refugee Crisis

“Why don’t you come around for dinner?,” Barcelona lifeguard Gerard Casals (Dani Rovira) asks his boss, Oscar Camps (Eduard Fernández), at the beginning of “Mediterráneo: The Law of the Sea.” “I’ve got other plans,” says Camps. Cut to his sitting on his sofa, eating a warmed-up microwave dinner watching TV on his laptop. Then Camps […]
Tags: Global, Barcelona, Features, Spotlight, Markets & Festivals, Festivals, Filmax, Southern Europe, Eduard Fernandez, Gerard Casals Dani Rovira


7 amazing Pixel 6 features you have to try out

Both Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro come with a wide range of features -- here are the seven coolest ones you should try.
Tags: Mobile, News, Trends, Features, Pixel, Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, Pixel Fall Launch 2021


36 gifts for him on Amazon that are under $100, from a leather Apple Watch band to a do-it-all multi-tool

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon Finding the right gifts for the men in your life is tough, so we rounded up a helpful list of gifts. Each gift is available on Amazon for less than $100 and with two-day shipping for Prime members. Need more gift ideas? Check out all Insider Reviews gift guides here. Trying to find the right gift when none seem ideal tends to make procrastinators out of the best of us. That's when most of us...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Gift Guide, Trends, Features, Gifts, Headphones, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Fire TV Stick, Kitchen Tools, Alexa, Amazon Fire Hd, Philips Norelco, Amazon Fire TV Stick


7 of the best electric razors, plus expert advice on how to properly clean and care for one

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Braun Electric razors cost more than disposable razors, but they provide smooth shaves and last longer. Braun's Series 7 7085cc is our top pick because it's versatile and effective at shaving or trimming. We also recommend picks for affordable, high-end, professional electric razors, and more. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Shaving isn't as simple or as easy as brushing your teeth. All...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Trends, Features, Men, Tristan Walker, Philips, Razor, Grooming, Braun, Brooklyn New York, Remington, Amazon Read, Beauty Guide, Andis, Lawn Mower


The new MacBook Pro models restore Apple's leading laptop line to its former glory - here's how they look from every angle

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Apple Apple's new MacBook Pro models appear to bring its laptops back to their fundamentals. Apple brought back several features dropped in 2016, including the MagSafe port, HDMI port, and SD card slot. Finally, the new design features a mini-LED screen with smaller bezels than ever. MacBook Pro 14-inch (2021) (small) MacBook Pro 16-inch (2021) (small) Apple has at last redesigned its MacBook Pro...
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The 9 best winter boot styles for women, from comfortable block-heels to trendy Western styles

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Dr. Martens; Tecovas; Charles & Keith; Toward; Rachel Mendelson/Insider This winter's best boot styles offer sleek and practical silhouettes. Bolder trends of the season include knee-high boots, extra-chunky lug soles, and Western boots. Explore the best boot trends of the year and shop styles in a range of price points. The calendar year can loosely be broken up into two categories: open-toe-shoe ...
Tags: Reviews, Trends, Features, Chelsea, Buying Guide, Women's Shoes, Chelsea Boots, Winter Boots, Martens, Charles Keith, Gina Marinelli, Insider Picks, Style (Reviews, Product Card, IP Style, Insider Picks Guides


7 answers to FAQs about Target gift cards that may surprise you - like the fact Target gift cards never expire even if they say they do, and yes, they go on sale sometimes

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Target At Target, you can shop gift cards by occasion and theme, or by category. Here are the ins and outs of buying a Target gift card for any and all occasions. Once a year around Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Target typically has discounts on its gift cards. There are few better places to buy gift cards from than Target. That's because apart from site- and store-wide credit for almost anything ...
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‘The Bachelorette’ Michelle Young On Balancing Reality TV Fame With Life as an Elementary School Teacher

Most reality TV stars don’t juggle press tours with creating lesson plans — but most television personalities aren’t elementary school teachers. Meet Michelle Young: the new star of ABC’s “The Bachelorette,” who teaches fifth grade and has no plans to leave her life as an educator to chase fame. While Young — a contestant from […]
Tags: News, Abc, Features, The Bachelorette, Michelle Young


Kate Walsh on the ‘Fever Dream’ of Returning to ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

More than 16 years after Kate Walsh made her splashy “Grey’s Anatomy” debut as Dr. Addison Montgomery-Shepherd, the then-unmentioned estranged wife of Dr. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey), the actor is back in her old stomping grounds. Walsh was so dynamic as Addison, ABC launched its first “Grey’s” spinoff, “Private Practice,” centered around her character. The […]
Tags: News, Features, Grey, Walsh, Grey's Anatomy, Kate Walsh, Addison Montgomery Shepherd, Derek Shepherd Patrick Dempsey, Addison ABC


Satellite images show massive congestion at the Port of Long Beach this year compared to 2020 and 2019

A side by side comparison of ship congestion off the Port of Long Beach in 2019 and 2021. Copernicus Sentinel-2 satellite imagery The Port of Long Beach is home to a backlog of ships off the coast amid congestion troubles. Satellite images show ships waiting to unload amid a spike in demand for consumer goods. Photos from 2019 and 2020 highlight the extent of the problem this year. America's second-busiest port, the Port of Long Beach, is currently home to a backlog of ships waiting of...
Tags: Transportation, Asia, California, White House, China, US, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Supply Chain, Markets, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, BBC News, Features, Port Of Los Angeles


The 3 best humidifiers we tested in 2021

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Dyson Low humidity in your home can cause dry skin and activate asthma symptoms. A good humidifier should increase humidity levels efficiently and be easy to use and clean. Our top choice is the Honeywell Designer Series since it's simple and effective. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A good humidifier efficiently adds moisture back into your home throughout the day or overnight (depending on y...
Tags: Reviews, Shopping, Trends, Siri, Features, Colds, Flu, Appliances, Epa, Dyson, RH, Alexa, Honeywell, Downie, Gushue, Jeanine Downie


AirPods Pro vs AirPods 3 vs AirPods 2: Which Apple AirPods are best for you?

Apple has launched a new pair of third-generation AirPods – but what do they bring to the party?
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