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The Opening Scene of the ‘Loki’ Finale Was an Homage to ‘Contact’

Who caught the Contact homage in the season finale of Loki? There have been a lot of comparisons made between Loki and Doctor Who, and the Disney+ series is of course packed with Marvel Easter eggs. What you might have missed is the reference in the opening scene to Robert Zemeckis‘ excellent 1997 adaptation of the Carl Sagan novel, Contact. Scientists once argued about whether or not the universe was geocentric (Earth-centered) or heliocentric (sun-centered). The opening scene in the Loki f...
Tags: Christopher Nolan, TV, Movies, News, Matthew Mcconaughey, Disney, Earth, New York Times, New Mexico, Robert Zemeckis, Marvel Studios, Carl Sagan, Vega, Jodie Foster, Loki, Forrest Gump

The 30 bestselling audiobooks on Audible right now, from Matthew McConaughey's memoir to Oprah's new self-help book

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Audible has thousands of books and podcasts. You can start a free 30-day Audible trial here. Below, we compiled its 30 best-selling audiobooks among Audible users right now. The list ranges from former President Barack Obama's memoir to Quentin Tarantino's first book. If you're spending more time outside these days and have already cycled through your weekly po...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Texas, Matthew Mcconaughey, Washington Post, White House, New York City, US, America, Barack Obama, Trends, Rome, Fbi, Bill Clinton, Harry Potter, Hud

Top Stories this AM: Surfside residents say they fought for building repairs; a possible tech exodus from Hong Kong; a Very Big Horse dies

Good morning and welcome to your weekday morning roundup of the top stories you need to know.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What's going on today: A doxxing dust-up. America's tech giants from Facebook to Google could leave Hong Kong because of its new doxxing regulations, which subject tech firms to potential criminal investigations. A group representing 15 tech companies cited concerns that Hong Kong's laws put staff at risk of criminal invest...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Hong Kong, Texas, News, Matthew Mcconaughey, America, Newsletter, Trends, Fox, Jimmy Carter, Wisconsin, Msnbc, Surfside, PBS CNN, Top Stories This Am

Matthew McConaughey says America is 'going through puberty' on July 4th: 'This is just a reality'

Matthew McConaughey's latest message for fans is a head-scratcher. The actor, who may be running for governor of Texas, posted a quirky July 4 video.        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Texas, Matthew Mcconaughey, Religion, America, Usa Today

Matthew McConaughey declares America 'going through puberty' in Independence Day message

Matthew McConaughey left some people "Dazed and Confused" with his July Fourth message.
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Matthew McConaughey declares America 'going through puberty'

Matthew McConaughey left some people "Dazed and Confused" with his July Fourth message.
Tags: News, Matthew Mcconaughey, America, Stories

Matthew McConaughey posts strange July 4th message

Matthew McConaughey posted a message to America in celebration of Independence Day, likening issues the country is facing "as basically going through puberty."
Tags: News, Matthew Mcconaughey, America, Stories

Matthew McConaughey Sends Odd July 4 ‘American Puberty’ Message

The Texas native has floated the idea of running for governor against Greg Abbott.
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Matthew McConaughey Sends Out Weird July 4 ‘American Puberty’ Message

The Texas native may run for governor against Greg Abbott.
Tags: Texas, News, Matthew Mcconaughey

Gov. Abbott rebounds against possible challenger Matthew McConaughey, has razor-thin edge over actor

Gov. Greg Abbott, after trailing potential challenger Matthew McConaughey in the spring, has rebounded and now has a slight – but not...
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Demonic: Release Date, Cast and More

(Welcome to …And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.) This summer, Neill Blomkamp, the father of Chappie, is back with Demonic, a mysterious new horror movie. After his big budget efforts, Demonic has Blomkamp working with a smaller budget, and the results look…intriguing, but vague. The fact of the matter is we still don’t know a whole lot about Demonic. But I’ve done my best to ro...
Tags: Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Horror, Halo, Chappie, Ifc, Elysium, Neill Blomkamp, Joburg, AGC, Blomkamp, Release Dates, Austyn Daines, Demonic, Arianna Bocco, AGC Studios

Here’s Where You Can Stream or Rent Every ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ Movie

(Welcome to Where to Watch, which provides a clear and simple answer to the question, “Hey, where can I watch this thing?” In this edition: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise.) It’s the 4th of July weekend here in the U.S. of A., and nothing says Independence Day like getting together with the family for some BBQ. And no one knows BBQ like the insane, inbred, all-American cannibalistic family from the Texas Chainsaw Massacre series. Starting with Tobe Hooper‘s nerve-shredding The Texas Chain...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Hollywood, Texas, Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Horror, Michael Bay, Apple TV, Features, Sequels, Dennis Hopper, Renée Zellweger, Viggo Mortensen, Lone Star State, R Lee Ermey

‘Sing 2’ Trailer: Buster Moon is Back, and Bono is Coming with Him as a Legendary Lion Rocker

After making waves in Illumination Entertainment’s animated musical extravaganza Sing, all your favorite singing animals are back for a sequel. And this time they’re trying to make it big. Sing 2 finds Buster (Matthew McConaughey) and the New Moon Theater crew a local hit, but if they want to land a deal in the big time with Crystal Entertainment, run by a ruthless wolf mogul (Bobby Cannavale), they’re going to need some help. So they promise a collaboration with lion rock legend Clay Calloway....
Tags: Movies, Bono, Animation, Nick Kroll, Scarlett-Johansson, Universal, Chelsea Peretti, Movie Trailers, Musical, Eric Andre, Pharrell Williams, Bobby Cannavale, Halsey, Clay, Illumination Entertainment, Rosita

Sing 2 Trailer Teases Illumination’s Star-Studded Animated Sequel

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Universal Pictures and Illumination have released the official trailer for the forthcoming musical animated sequel to 2016’s Sing, featuring the voices of Oscar-winners Matthew McConaughey and Reese Witherspoon along with Taron Egerton and Scarlett Johansson. The film is scheduled to hit the theaters this December 22, just in time for Christmas. The Sing 2 trailer, which you can check out below along with the character posters, features the return of McConaughey’s Buster Moo...
Tags: Video, Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Reese Witherspoon, Bono, Netflix, Nick Offerman, Scarlett Johansson, Chelsea Peretti, Universal Pictures, Crystal, Clay, Johnny, Lin Manuel Miranda, Meena, Buster

Ted Cruz says he hopes 'formidable' Matthew McConaughey doesn't run for Texas governor

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas (L) and Hollywood actor Matthew McConaughey (R). Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/Pool/AFP via Getty Images/NBC Sen. Ted Cruz said Thursday he hopes Matthew McConaughey does not get into politics. The "Dallas Buyers Club" star has previously said he's considering running for Texas governor. Cruz said the actor would pose a "formidable" challenge to Greg Abbott, who is up for reelection. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sen. Ted Cruz said he hopes Matthew...
Tags: Hollywood, Texas, Matthew Mcconaughey, Trends, Gop, Ted Cruz, Republican, Cruz, Matthew, Forbes, Trump, Greg Abbott, Sen Ted Cruz, University of Texas Austin, UVALDE, McConaughey

‘Midnight Special’ Director Jeff Nichols is Making an Original Sci-fi Movie After His ‘Quiet Place’ Spin-Off

Jeff Nichols, the director of Take Shelter, Midnight Special, and more, is already on board to helm the next A Quiet Place movie for Paramount. And now the studio has gone ahead and locked him into another project, too. After Nichols directs the Quiet Place spin-off, he’ll move on to an original sci-fi film. There are zero details about this new project, but the fact that Nichols has already landed another Paramount gig implies the studio is keen to work with him. A New Jeff Nichols Sci-Fi...
Tags: Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Virginia, Sci-fi, Arkansas, Richard, Paramount Pictures, Paramount, John Krasinski, Abbott, Nichols, Shannon, Michael Shannon Shannon, Jeff Nichols, Mildred Loving, New Jeff Nichols Sci Fi Movie Deadline

‘Demonic’ Trailer: ‘District 9’ Director Neill Blomkamp is Back With a New Horror Movie

Neill Blomkamp has helmed his first feature film since the 2015 misfire Chappie, and here’s the trailer to prove it. Blomkamp’s latest is Demonic, a horror movie about a young woman who unleashes some terrifying demons. There’s obviously more to the story than that, but everyone is playing things close to the vest here. Even the trailer is careful to not give too much away. See for yourself below. Demonic Trailer  “Don’t be scared.” Here is the exclusive teaser trailer for @NeillBlomkamp’...
Tags: Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Horror, Halo, Chappie, Movie Trailers, Neill-Blomkamp, Ifc Films, Michael Rogers, Adaline, Blomkamp, Chappie Blomkamp, Demonic, Carly Pope Elysium Chris William Martin

Bill Maher slams celebrities Jenner, McConaughey as having 'malignant narcissism' for seeking jump into politics

The HBO host Bill Maher. HBO HBO host Bill Maher on Friday blasted celebrities who seek to run for political office. Maher said that Trump's four years in office should be a "cautionary tale" for celebrities. Maher said that celebrities are misguided in thinking that they can overcome partisanship. See more stories on Insider's business page. HBO host Bill Maher on Friday blasted celebrities who seek to run for political office, calling out actors and reality stars including Caitly...
Tags: Hbo, Politics, Texas, Celebrities, Matthew Mcconaughey, Entertainment, California, Dwayne Johnson, US, America, Trends, Johnson, Politicians, Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Jenner

Matthew McConaughey weighs in on masks: 'short-term inconvenience for long-term freedom'

Matthew McConaughey said he doesn't believe anti-maskers are really scared of a "little cotton thing" and that masks lead to "long-term freedom"        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Matthew McConaughey Names The Anti-Masker Claim He Just Doesn’t Buy

The "Magic Mike" star called out the politicization of wearing masks to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
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Is Matthew McConaughey running for governor of Texas? Maybe. What we know about his interest in politics

What is Matthew McConaughey's political affiliation? Would people actually for vote him as Texas governor? Your questions, answered with what we know.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Texas, News, Matthew Mcconaughey, Usa Today

Now Stream This: ‘The Mitchells vs. The Machines’, ‘Tenet’, ‘Saint Maud’, ‘Crimson Peak’, ‘Twister’, ‘Synchronic’, ‘Wolf’, and More

(Welcome to Now Stream This, a column dedicated to the best movies streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and every other streaming service out there.) The Mitchells vs The Machines Now Streaming on Netflix Release Date: 2021 Genre: Animated Comedy Director: Mike Rianda Cast: Abbi Jacobson, Danny McBride, Maya Rudolph, Mike Rianda, Eric Andre, Olivia Colman, Fred Armisen, Beck Bennett This animated feature is bound to end up being one of the best films of 2021. A funny, inventive, sweet bl...
Tags: Featured Stories Sidebar, Features, Netflix/Streaming Video, Crimson Peak, Reign of Fire, Saint Maud, Synchronic, Tenet, The Manchurian Candidate, The Mitchells vs. The Machines, Twister

The Roku Channel is now streaming original shows with stars like Chrissy Teigen and Kevin Hart - here's how to watch for free

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Roku Roku has launched a lineup of free original shows on The Roku Channel. Shows include "Chrissy's Court" starring Chrissy Teigen, "Cup of Joe" starring Joe Jonas, and more. Roku Originals were originally produced for the now defunct Quibi streaming service. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Less than a year after Quibi's shutdown left its catalog of over 75 shows without a home, Roku has ...
Tags: Reviews, TV, Matthew Mcconaughey, Entertainment, Berlin, New York City, Samsung, Trends, Tech, BBC News, Features, Austin, Punk, Cameron, Streaming, Roku

Gaza hit by heavy airstrikes as UN warns of ‘uncontainable’ crisis | First Thing

Gaza comes under what appears to be even heavier attack as Israel vows to continue at ‘full force’. Plus, could Matthew McConaughey be the next governor of Texas?Good morning,Israeli warplanes have launched what appeared to be the heaviest airstrikes yet on Gaza City since the conflict broke out a week ago. Continue reading...
Tags: Matthew Mcconaughey, Israel, Gaza, Un, Gaza City

McConaughey gauging interest in run for Texas governor: report

Actor Matthew McConaughey has reportedly been calling people influential in Texas politics to gauge their interest in him running for governor.
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'Hollywood forgot me': Matthew McConaughey opens up about his career

Actor Matthew McConaughey reflects his Hollywood career, including how he transitioned from romantic comedies and how an iconic unscripted moment from "The Wolf of Wall Street" came to be.
Tags: Hollywood, News, Matthew Mcconaughey, Stories

Episode #89: Book Report

Book report time! In this episode, we are each sharing three books we’ve read recently as well as some Instagram accounts we are enjoying following. You can stream the episode here on the blog or on  iTunes ,  Spotify ,  Google Play ,  TuneIn ,  Pocket Casts , and  Stitcher . You can find the podcast posts archive here . Big thanks to our sponsors this week! Be sure to check out the offers from Agility, Bev, Modern Fertility and Magic Spoon! And if you’re ever looking for a sponsor code, you...
Tags: Utah, Podcast, Usa, Instagram, Matthew Mcconaughey, Obama, US, Gmo, Canada, Hillary Clinton, United States, Salt Lake City, Kardashian, Bob, Jeremy, John Legend

Alamo Drafthouse to Reopen 15 Locations, Including Theaters in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, and Dallas

Matthew McConaughey’s promise that “the big screen is back,” is coming true. Alamo Drafthouse, whose South Lamar location in Austin was the backdrop for McConaughey’s moviegoing PSA during the Oscars telecast, is reopening 15 of its locations this summer. That includes major locations in Brooklyn, Los Angeles, Dallas, and more. Starting with the May reopening of its Brooklyn and Los Angeles locations, Alamo Drafthouse is launching a major reopening of its theaters this summer. At least 15 Ala...
Tags: Movies, Matthew Mcconaughey, Los Angeles, Austin, Brooklyn, Dallas, Exhibition, Kong, Alamo, Mueller, Yonkers, Alamo Drafthouse, HVAC, McConaughey, Alamo Drafthouse Brooklyn, Alamo Drafthouse Los Angeles

Is Matthew McConaughey running for governor of Texas? Maybe. What we know about his interest in politics

What is Matthew McConaughey's political affiliation? Would people actually for vote him as Texas governor? Your questions, answered with what we know.        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Texas, Matthew Mcconaughey, Religion, Usa Today

Matthew McConaughey Reveals The Question He Gets Asked The Most About Acting In Hollywood

Matthew McConaughey revealed the one acting question fans and young actors always ask him about Hollywood.
Tags: Hollywood, Matthew Mcconaughey, Religion