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Stephen King Adaptation ‘From a Buick 8’ Puts ‘Cold in July’ Director Jim Mickle in the Driver’s Seat

Back in 2019, word broke that actor Thomas Jane and Courtney Lauren Penn were forming the production company Renegade Entertainment and that their first project would be an adaptation of Stephen King‘s From a Buick 8. Since then, however, we haven’t heard much about the project. While appearing on the Stephen King-themed podcast The Kingcast, Jane offered up some new info on the project. Specifically, he revealed that Cold in July and In the Shadow of the Moon director Jim Mickle had been tappe...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Stephen-King, Netflix, Pennsylvania, Adaptation, King, John Carpenter, Buick, Jim, Jane, Ned, Curt, Thomas-Jane, Mickle, Jim Mickle

DC FanDome Unveils Full Schedule of Film & TV Panels!

DC FanDome unveils full schedule of film & TV panels! Ahead of next week’s highly-anticipated launch of Warner Bros’ DC FanDome, the full list of film and TV panels have been revealed along with its assigned schedule. The first-ever virtual event will be available to all fans around the world for 24 hours with over 100 hours of content that is expected to be available in 10 languages including English, French, Korean, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, German, Brazil Portuguese and Chinese. ...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, TV, Hollywood, London, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Superman, Cnn, Netflix, United States, Philippines, Nba, Brazil, TV News, The Cw

Cool Stuff: New ‘The Office’ Funko POPs Include Lazy Scranton, Michael Scarn, Jan Levinson & More

There are already plenty of Funko POPs inspired by the beloved NBC comedy series The Office. Not only have the primary cast members been given generic regular vinyl figures, but Funko has started to dig into specific episodes to give us variations on characters, such as Meredith with her pixelated boob peeking out, Kelly in casual Friday clothing, the Florida version of Stanley, and tons of different versions of Dwight. But of course even more The Office Funko POPs are on the way. The latest ro...
Tags: Amazon, Toys, Florida, Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, The Office, Meredith, Collectibles, Cool Stuff, Gamestop, Michael, Eddie Murphy, Dwight, Kelly

New ‘Avatar 2’ Images Reveal James Cameron Wearing a Puffy Jacket (And Also a Very Cool Set)

Producer Jon Landau‘s Instagram account is good for two things: awkward images of Landau wearing T-shirts that advise people to wash their hands, and Avatar 2 set pics. The Avatar franchise producer just uploaded another image from the set of James Cameron’s long-awaited sequel, and we are required by law to share it with you, dear reader. View this post on Instagram WIDE SHOT: Our High Camp Bio Lab se...
Tags: Movies, Instagram, Sci-fi, Pandora, Avatar, Sequels, New Zealand, Sigourney Weaver, James-Cameron, Avatar 2, Landau, Jim, Jake Sully, Stephen Lang, Disney/Pixar, Neytiri

Avatar Sequels: New Set Photos Feature First Look at High Camp Bio Lab

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Avatar Sequels: New set photos feature first look at High Camp Bio Lab New behind-the-scenes photos from the set of James Cameron’s long-in-development Avatar sequels have been released by producer Jon Landau through Instagram, featuring our first glimpse at one of the films’ massive detailed sets which is a High Camp Bio Lab. Also featuring Cameron, you can check out the photos below!   View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Movies, Instagram, Avatar, Cameron, New Zealand, James Cameron, Oona Chaplin, Jim, Stephen Lang, ComingSoon, Movie News, Jon Landau, Miles Quaritch, Sigourney Weaver Cameron, 20th Century Studios, High Camp Bio Lab

CS Soapbox: Why Gangster Planet Star Trek is Perfect for Tarantino

CS Soapbox: Why Gangster Planet Star Trek is Perfect for Tarantino Star Trek  made a dramatic resurgence in popular culture in 2009. J.J. Abrams’ film introduced the Kelvin timeline, rebooting beloved characters and making their particular brand of sci-fi fresh once again. In 2017, CBS and  Star Trek: Discovery  brought the Federation to the small screen for the first time in 15 years. Enter  Star Trek: Picard ,  Star Trek: Section 31 ,  Star Trek: Lower Decks ,  Star Trek: Strang...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, Star Trek, Chicago, Spock, TV News, Robert De Niro, Cbs, Bill, Deadpool, Quentin Tarantino, Bruce Lee, Smith, William Shatner, Paramount Pictures

How Pro-Trump Forces Work the Refs in Silicon Valley

The new referees in American politics are Facebook, Google and Twitter, and they would be wise to pay attention to lessons the old media tried to learn.
Tags: Twitter, News, Social Media, Silicon Valley, Trump, Jim, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Facebook Google, HOFT, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, News and News Media, Rumors and Misinformation, Fringe Groups and Movements, Presidential Election of 2020

How Trump Allies Work the Refs in Silicon Valley

The new referees in American politics are Facebook, Google and Twitter, and they would be wise to pay attention to lessons the old media tried to learn.
Tags: Twitter, News, Social Media, Silicon Valley, Trump, Jim, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Facebook Google, Refs, HOFT, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, News and News Media, Rumors and Misinformation, Fringe Groups and Movements

‘Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans’ Will Bring the ‘Tales of Arcadia’ Saga to a Close (Maybe?)

Oh Guillermo del Toro, you trickster. When the animated series Wizards arrived, it was heralded as the conclusion to the Tales of Arcadia saga. But it turns out…there’s more. Rather than wrapping things up with Wizards, del Toro and company are launching the feature film Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans, and now that is being sold as the proper conclusion to the story. Until they change their minds again and make a sequel. Trollhunters… 3 Below… Wizards… the saga concludes in Trollhunters: ...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Animation, Guillermo-del-Toro, Dreamworks, Camelot, Arcadia, Wizards, Jim, Guillermo, Titans, Netflix Dreamworks, Trollhunters, Tales Of Arcadia, Toro DreamWorks Animation, Douxie

RIO PRODUCTS - Celebrating 30 Years & SlickCast Fly Line Giveaway

There are only a couple of players in the manufacturing of "Made in USA" fly lines and it should certainly celebrated (especially during these uncertain times) that RIO Products recently blew the candles out on their anniversary cake with thirty-years in the business.I have my hands on a lot of different fly lines and it's always interesting how various tapers will cast so differently on the same fly rod making the same casts. I often tell anglers who email about not liking a certain glass fly r...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Fishing, Costa Rica, Rio, Jim, Idaho Falls, Kitty, Blackfoot, Redington, Cameron Mortenson, Rio Products, Simon Gawesworth, Elite Technical Trout, Jim Kitty Vincent, Rio Colorado

Pensive short film on one of America's last fire lookouts

Ode to Desolation is Lindsey Hagen's thoughtful and intimate short documentary on Jim Henterly, an illustrator who mans of one the 60 remaining US fire lookout posts, down from 9,000 at the start of the 20th century. Like lighthouses, fire lookout posts are being replaced with satellite-based technologies. In a lovely interview, Lindsey talks about how hard it was to get her subject to agree to be in the film, explaining why it was so important to convince him to agree: The story of Jim H...
Tags: Video, News, US, America, Forest Fires, Lindsey, Jim, Firewatch, Firefighting, Lindsey Hagen, Jim Henterly, Kellen Mohr

Ford's outgoing CEO couldn't match the stock value of Tesla or Nikola, but experts say his biggest moves prepared the old automaker for the future (F)

Though Ford's stock price declined during his tenure as CEO, Jim Hackett has made smart moves to prepare Ford for the future, two auto-industry experts told Business Insider. Hackett, who'll retire in October and be replaced by COO Jim Farley, strengthened Ford's investment in the autonomous-vehicle startup Argo AI through a deal with Volkswagen. And he set a plan to install tech in Ford cars that will allow them to communicate with stop signs, traffic lights, and other vehicles. Visit Busines...
Tags: Trends, General Motors, Tesla, Ford, Gm, Bill Ford, Volkswagen, Argo, Fiat Chrysler, Ramsey, Jim, Farley, Michael Ramsey, Jim Hackett, Hackett, Krebs

The Clarys Review the Real Avid AMP AR15 Multi-Tool

The Real Avid AMP AR15 multi-tool has everything an AR-lover needs. IMG Real Avid U.S.A. -( The officers at Real Avid have made a habit of identifying problems and designing solutions that work. That is the case with the Gun Tool AMP units. Their Pistol and 1911 multi-tools are literally “must-have” tools for any shooter who ventures into the bush. However, the most amazing AMP in this family is the AR15 unit. Any shooter who uses an AR-platform rifle is aware of the problems whi...
Tags: Guns, US, Gear, AMP, MOLLE, Phillips, Jim, BCG, Mary Clary, Real Avid, James R. Clary Ph.D, REAL AVID Inc, Mary Clary About Jim, Gun Tool AMP, Real Avid AMP

James Dimos Dies; Was ABA’s Deputy Executive Director and General Counsel

One day after the American Bar Association concluded its first-ever virtual annual meeting, the organization’s deputy executive director and general counsel James Dimos has died from a heart attack. Dimos joined the ABA in 2015 as deputy executive director, in which role he was second in charge of ABA staff, and took on the additional role of general counsel in 2019. He was directly responsible for several functional areas of the ABA, including membership, the Professional Services Division, Leg...
Tags: Law, Washington, Uncategorized, Indianapolis, Chicago, New York Times, American Bar Association, Aba, ABA Journal, Jim, Kathy, Donald J Trump, Frost Brown Todd, Indiana State Bar Association, James Dimos Dies, James Dimos

Outgoing Ford CEO Jim Hackett never won over Wall Street — but he triumphed in his fight to change the carmaker's culture (F)

Outgoing Ford CEO Jim Hackett endured a controversial, polarizing three years at the helm of the 117-year-old automaker. His vision was a tough sell on Wall Street, which sent the company's stock price down 40% during his tenure. But Hackett changed Ford's culture more than any CEO in its recent history, including Alan Mulally, who saw the company through the financial crisis. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nobody paying attention to Ford over the past few months was surp...
Tags: Facebook, US, Trends, General Motors, Tesla, Vw, Ferrari, Ford, Gm, Bill Ford, Mark Fields, Silicon Valley, Toyota, Jim, Farley, Steelcase

Mimic: Paul W.S. Anderson Adapting Guillermo del Toro Film Into Series

Mimic Reboot: Paul W.S. Anderson & Miramax TV adapting sci-fi film into series It has been 23 years since the theatrical release of Oscar-winning filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s sci-fi thriller film Mimic, and now Deadline is bringing word that Miramax Television is in the process of developing a series reboot of the 1997 cult classic. Resident Evil director Paul W.S. Anderson has officially signed on to direct the first episode of the series. “The world of insects has been a long-term fascin...
Tags: TV, Movies, Norman Reedus, Horror, Guillermo Del Toro, Jon Hamm, TV News, Danny Boyle, Bolt, Kenneth Branagh, Anderson, Miramax, PAUL, Toro, Jim, Paul W.S. Anderson

Jim Farley to Succeed Retiring Jim Hackett as Ford CEO Effective October 1st

This article originally appeared on AutoVision News. It has been republished with permission. Ford Motor Company announced that Jim Hackett, the former Steelcase CEO who took over the top position at the automaker in 2017, plans to retire. Chief Operating Officer Jim Farley has been named as Ford’s new president and CEO and will join the board of directors on October 1st. Hackett, 65, and Farley, 58, will work together in the coming weeks to ensure a smooth transition. Hackett, who w...
Tags: Europe, Ford, Autos, Bill Ford, Ford Motor Company, Jim, Farley, Steelcase, Bronco, Jim Hackett, Hackett, Jim Farley, Car News, Ford Motor Company Original, Lincoln Ford South America Ford

Amy Adams Reunites with Adam McKay For Netflix Series About a Class Action Lawsuit Against Walmart

Amy Adams and Adam McKay are teaming up again. The actor and director, who previously collaborated on 2006’s Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby and 2018’s Vice, are reuniting for a new limited Netflix series about the largest class action lawsuit in this country’s history. Get the details below. Netflix’s See What’s Next account shared the news from today’s Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour that Adams will star in and executive produce Kings of America, a limited serie...
Tags: Hbo, Jennifer Lawrence, Movies, Casting, America, Walmart, Earth, Netflix, Amy-Adams, Los Angeles Lakers, Adam-McKay, Adams, Don, Jim, McKay, s Television Critics Association

This Week on Shooting USA – Rimfire Challenge and NRA New Products

Rimfire Challenge Nashville, TN -(  It’s the fastest organized form of plinking with .22 Rimfire, shooting steel plates for time. And once again the youngsters turn out to be the fast ones in the Rimfire Challenge World Championships. Plus, we’re presenting many of the new products that were to be announced at the NRA Annual Meeting and Show. John Scoutten won the coin toss, so he’s at our private range for shooting tests of new guns. Jim Scoutten is social distancing in the gun...
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, Canada, Nashville, Nra, Jim, NRA Annual Meeting, Competitive Shooting News, Jim Scoutten, Shooting USA, John Scoutten, NASHVILLE TN Ammoland, Pro Tips, Rimfire Challenge, Jim Scoutten America

August 2020 Leadership Development Carnival

Welcome to the August 2020 Leadership Development Carnival! We’re excited to share posts from leadership experts from around the globe on the topics of communication, development, engagement, motivation, productivity, team building, and more. Communication Bernd Geropp provided One-on-one meetings – What matters most! Bernd shares: “ How do you introduce one-on-ones to your direct reports? How does such a meeting work? How do you get started and what exactly should you say in such meetin...
Tags: Productivity, Motivation, Leadership, Inspiration, Communication, Development, David, Diana, John, Bill, ANN, Engagement, Chris, Team Building, Mary, Joel

Kodak C.E.O. Got Stock Options Day Before News of Loan Sent Stock Soaring

The stock options suddenly were worth about $50 million — the latest instance of extraordinary good timing by corporate executives.
Tags: News, Kodak, Jim, Stocks and Bonds, United States Politics and Government, Executive Compensation, Eastman Kodak Company, Stock Options and Purchase Plans, Drugs (Pharmaceuticals, Federal Aid (US, Continenza

With caddie still ill, Justin Thomas to have Jim 'Bones' Mackay loop in Memphis

For the second consecutive tournament Justin Thomas will need a replacement caddie. This week at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, he is turning to Jim "Bones" Mackay.
Tags: News, Sports, Memphis, Jim, Justin Thomas, Jim Bones Mackay, WGC FedEx St Jude Invitational

With caddie still ill, Justin Thomas to have Jim 'Bones' McKay loop in Memphis

For the second consecutive tournament Justin Thomas will need a replacement caddie. This week at the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational, he is turning to Jim "Bones" McKay.
Tags: News, Sports, Memphis, Jim, Justin Thomas, WGC FedEx St Jude Invitational, Jim Bones McKay

RIP Jeff Quinn – January 16th, 1959 – July 27th, 2020 ~ VIDEO

Jeff Quinn – January 16th, 1959 – July 27th, 2020 U.S.A. -( Firearm enthusiast, professional writer, and prolific gun YouTuber is how most obituaries will likely describe Jeff Quinn. What they won't likely tell you, is that after 61 years on this Earth, Quinn may have left his mortal coil, but his impact on the gun industry will be felt for decades. But more than that, he was one of the nicest, most genuine gentlemen the industry has, or likely ever will see. For me, I began re...
Tags: Guns, Quinn, North Carolina, South Carolina, Jeff, Jim, Ruger, Kimberly, Jim Grant, Jeff Quinn, Shooting Industry News, Gunblast, Boge, Jim Grant Jim

New This Week on Shooting USA – The History of US Service Rifles

The History of US Service Rifles Nashville, TN -( The Trapdoor was the first cartridge firing service rifle that was much faster to use than the cap and ball rifles it replaced. But oddly, rapid fire was not the original priority. The Trapdoor was the beginning of the evolution to better and faster to cycle service rifles adopted over the next 100 years. Almost all put superior firepower in the hands of US troops as they served in two World Wars, Korea, and into Vietnam. Plus, t...
Tags: Usa, Guns, US, Canada, Korea, Nashville, Vietnam, Jim, Competitive Shooting News, Shooting USA, United States Army Marksmanship Unit, Jim Scoutten America, About Shooting USA, Sportsman Canada Channel, Outdoor Channel Shooting USA, Sportsman Canada

Theodore Roosevelt’s Heartwarming Letters to His Children

When Theodore Roosevelt assumed the presidency in 1901, he became, at 42 years old, the youngest president in the country’s history, and his children with wife Edith were similarly youthful in age. Theodore III (14), Kermit (12), Ethel (10), Archibald (7), and Quentin (4), along with seventeen-year-old Alice from TR’s first marriage, brought an unprecedented level of enthusiastic, early-years energy to the White House.  Though the responsibilities of his office were great, Roosevelt always trie...
Tags: Mississippi, West Point, Navy, California, Washington, Life, White House, Virginia, America, San Francisco, Ted, Harvard, Algonquin, Wyoming, Santiago, Arizona

Deadspin Staffers Who Quit Start Defector

The journalists who took part in a staff rebellion last year are starting Defector Media, a company with a podcast and a website dedicated to sports and culture.
Tags: News, Media, Barry, Gawker Media, Deadspin, Jim, News and News Media, Blogs and Blogging (Internet, Great Hill Partners LLC, Spanfeller, G/O Media Inc, Petchesky, Defector Media

The Clary’s Perfect Bugout Knife – The CRKT Parascale

The CRKY Parascale knife makes a wonderful companion in rough terrain. IMG CRKT U.S.A. -( This knife is a true outdoor / survivalist knife. Schwarz has succeeded in producing a knife that everyone who ventures into the bush should have. This knife will have your back! That being said, now it is time for us to explain our reasons and provide you with some facts about this truly remarkable blade. The credit for the innovative Deadbolt's design goes to Flavio Ikoma from Brazil who s...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Brazil, Jim, Schwarz, Clary, Mary Clary, James R. Clary Ph.D, Flavio Ikoma, Mary Clary About Jim, Michael S Black Knives, Parascale

‘What We Do in the Shadows’ Cast and Writers Tease Some of Season 3 While Looking Back at Season 2 [Comic-Con 2020]

What We Do in the Shadows has become a huge hit on FX, surprisingly match and maybe even exceeding the high bar set by the original mockumentary movie from Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi. The second season just wrapped up this past June, and fans are already hungry for more blood in the third season. Straight from the Comic-Con at Home panel for What We Do in the Shadows, learn what cast members Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry, Natasia Demetriou, Mark Proksch, and Harvey Guillén have to say about m...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, What We Do In The Shadows, FX, Mark Hamill, Comic-Con, Luke Skywalker, Colin, Robinson, Toronto Canada, Jim, Novak, Guillermo, Taika Waititi, Simms

CS Interview: James Purefoy on Fisherman’s Friends & Possible Sequel!

CS Interview: James Purefoy on Fisherman’s Friends & possible sequel! Ahead of its debut for American audiences on digital platforms and VOD, got the opportunity to chat with star James Purefoy to discuss his role in the British music dramedy Fisherman’s Friends and the potential sequel in the works! Click here to rent or purchase the feel-good hit! RELATED: Exclusive Fisherman’s Friends Clip From the New Comedy Drama PB = PB || {}; PB.gptS...
Tags: UK, England, London, Movies, Beyonce, Wales, United Kingdom, Cornwall, Royal Opera House, Meg, Jim, Cornish, Tuppence Middleton, Leonard, Port Isaac, Daniel Mays