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Two Years Later, the PXG Effect Continues to Spread

We’re coming up on three years since MyGolfSpy coined the phrase The PXG Effect as an attempt to encapsulate the upstart brands’ impact on the golf industry. Admittedly, part prognostication and part evidentiary sampling, it certainly appears a paradigm is shifting. It’s been nearly four years since the company launched, and somewhere between accident and intention, PXG has become a different type of family business while altering the standards by which the industry evaluates golf luxury. It’s n...
Tags: Japan, US, Sport, Star, Chicago, Marine, Pga, Golf, Pga Tour, David Bowie, Korea, Marine Corps, Marines, Vietnam, Johnson, Sarah Silverman


John David Washington to Star in Christopher Nolan’s Next Film (EXCLUSIVE)

Christopher Nolan has tapped “BlacKkKlansman’s” John David Washington to star in his next “event film,” sources tell Variety. Nolan recently finished the script for the movie and Warner Bros. quickly dated it for July 17, 2020 — a slot the studio often reserves for the director, most recently with “Dunkirk.” The gig has become one […]
Tags: Christopher Nolan, News, Star, Warner Bros, John David Washington, Variety Nolan, BlacKkKlansman


Upcoming Fox AI Drama neXT Lands John Slattery to Star

Upcoming Fox AI drama neXT lands John Slattery to star John Slattery is headed from Madison Avenue to A.I. Deadline reports that the former Mad Men star has landed the lead role in the pilot for Fox’s AI drama neXT. neXT is a combination of pulse-pounding action with a layered examination of how technology is invading our lives and transforming us in ways we don’t yet understand, the series also presents us with a villain unlike one we’ve ever seen, one whose greatest weapon against us is ou...
Tags: TV, Movies, Robert Downey Jr, Star, Fox, TV News, Next, Madison Avenue, Slattery, Michael Mosley, Tony Stark, Howard Stark, MCU, John Slattery, John Requa, Glenn Ficarra


Dune 1984 vs Dune 2020: Who’s Playing Who in the Remake!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Filming begins on Legendary Pictures’ star-studded Dune adaptation Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures have announced the start of filming for director Denis Villenueve’s upcoming Dune reboot. Now that the re-do is actually happening after years in development hell, ComingSoon.net has compiled a gallery to show you who is playing who in the film alongside their counterpart from David Lynch’s original 1984 epic, as well as those roles that have yet to be cast. Chec...
Tags: Movies, Star, Idaho, David Lynch, Eric Roth, Anderson, Dune, Legendary Pictures, Duncan, Lynch, Paul Atreides, Warner Bros Pictures, Herbert, Javier Bardem, Denis Villenueve, Denis Villeneuve


Filming Begins on Legendary Pictures’ Star-Studded Dune Adaptation

Filming begins on Legendary Pictures’ star-studded Dune adaptation Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures have announced that filming has officially begun for director Denis Villenueve’s upcoming Dune reboot. The film is scheduled to shoot in three different locations which are Budapest, Hungary and Jordan. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; go...
Tags: Movies, Star, Idaho, Jordan, David Lynch, Eric Roth, Anderson, Dune, Legendary Pictures, Duncan, Lynch, Budapest Hungary, Paul Atreides, Warner Bros Pictures, Herbert, Javier Bardem


‘The Brigands of Rattlecreek’: Park Chan-wook Directing Violent Western for Amazon, Matthew McConaughey Eyed to Star

Years before writer S. Craig Zahler made his directorial debut with his ultra-violent western Bone Tomahawk, he sold a screenplay for a different ultra-violent western called The Brigands of Rattleborge, which had Oldboy director Park Chan-wook lined up to direct way back in 2012. Despite the script being on The Black List in 2006, the project was stuck in development hell for years, but now Amazon has picked it up with a slightly-altered name: The Brigands of Rattlecreek. Park is back in the d...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Matthew-McConaughey, Casting, Western, Star, Thriller, Amazon Studios, McConaughey, Action/Adventure, Zahler, Park Chan wook, The Black List, S. Craig Zahler, Craig Zahler, Bradley Fischer


Canucks Down Rangers – Motte Scores Twice

VANCOUVER — Tyler Motte scored two goals in 11 seconds to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 win over the New York Rangers on Wednesday. Brock Boeser and Jake Virtanen also scored for the Canucks (29-32-9). Pavel Buchnevich responded with a power-play goal for the Rangers (28-29-13). Vancouver goalie Jacob Markstrom stopped 21 shots Henrik Lundqvist had 24 saves for New York but was held back from collecting his 450th career win. It was a tough night overall for the Rangers, who became the firs...
Tags: New York, Sport, Star, Rangers, Vancouver, Hockey, NHL, Calgary, New York Rangers, Anaheim Ducks, New Jersey Devils, Vancouver Canucks, Jake Virtanen, Canucks, Henrik Lundqvist, Brendan Lemieux


Alison Brie, Dan Stevens to Star in Dave Franco’s Directorial Debut ‘The Rental’

Alison Brie, Dan Stevens, Sheila Vand, and Jeremy Allen White will star in the horror movie “The Rental,” Dave Franco’s directorial debut. Franco wrote the script with Joe Swanberg. The story centers on two couples who rent a vacation home for a celebratory weekend. “The Rental” will be fully financed by Black Bear Pictures, which […]
Tags: News, Star, Franco, Dan Stevens, Dave Franco, Alison Brie, Joe Swanberg, Jeremy Allen White, Alison Brie Dan Stevens, Alison Brie Dan Stevens Sheila Vand


Other Non-Fiction Gardiner, A. G.: Leaves in the Wind (essays). v1. 08 Mar 2019

LEAVES IN THE WIND By “Alpha of the Plough” Pseudonym of A. G. Gardiner (1865–1946) =============== Leaves in the Wind was first published in 1919. Text was obtained from the Internet Archive. The text of this book is in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is “Life+70” or less, and in the USA. =============== Alfred George Gardiner (2 June 1865 – 3 March 1946) was an English journalist, editor and author. From 1915 he contributed to the London Star under the pseudonym...
Tags: Books, Usa, London, Star, Kindle Books, Johnson, Arnold, THOMSON, Selwyn, Gardiner, Alfred George Gardiner, Plough Ursa Major Big Dipper, Pillars of Society Pebbles, Shore Leaves, Gardiner AG


Other Non-Fiction Gardiner, A. G.: Pebbles on the Shore (essays). v1. 08 Mar 2019

PEBBLES ON THE SHORE By “Alpha of the Plough” Pseudonym of A. G. Gardiner (1865–1946) =============== Pebbles on the Shore was first published in 1916. Text was obtained from the Internet Archive. The text of this book is in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is “Life+70” or less, and in the USA. =============== Alfred George Gardiner (2 June 1865 – 3 March 1946) was an English journalist, editor and author. From 1915 he contributed to the London Star under the pseud...
Tags: Books, Usa, London, Star, Kindle Books, Gardiner, Alfred George Gardiner, Plough Ursa Major Big Dipper, Pillars of Society Pebbles, Shore Leaves, Gardiner AG


Other Non-Fiction Gardiner, A. G.: Windfalls (essays). v1. 08 Mar 2019

WINDFALLS By “Alpha of the Plough” Pseudonym of A. G. Gardiner (1865–1946) =============== Windfalls was first published in 1920. Text was obtained from the Internet Archive. The text of this book is in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is “Life+70” or less, and in the USA. =============== Alfred George Gardiner (2 June 1865 – 3 March 1946) was an English journalist, editor and author. From 1915 he contributed to the London Star under the pseudonym Alpha of the Plou...
Tags: Books, Usa, London, Star, Kindle Books, Gardiner, Alfred George Gardiner, Plough Ursa Major Big Dipper, Pillars of Society Pebbles, Shore Leaves, Gardiner AG


Other Non-Fiction Gardiner, A. G.: Many Furrows (essays). v1. 08 Mar 2019

MANY FURROWS By “Alpha of the Plough” Pseudonym of A. G. Gardiner (1865–1946) =============== Many Furrows was first published in 1924. Text was obtained from the Digital Library of India. The text of this book is in the public domain in countries where the copyright term is “Life+70” or less. =============== Alfred George Gardiner (2 June 1865 – 3 March 1946) was an English journalist, editor and author. From 1915 he contributed to the London Star under the pseudonym Alpha of the Plough...
Tags: Books, London, Star, Kindle Books, Dempsey, Gardiner, Digital Library of India, Alfred George Gardiner, Plough Ursa Major Big Dipper, Pillars of Society Pebbles, Shore Leaves, Gardiner AG


The Sinner Renewed for Season 3 with Matt Bomer to Star

The Sinner renewed for season 3 with Matt Bomer to star USA Network has renewed The Sinner for a third season, Variety has confirmed, with Golden Globe winner Matt Bomer (The Normal Heart, Doom Patrol) set to star opposite lead Bill Pullman (Independence Day, The Equalizer 2). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { v...
Tags: Usa, TV, Movies, Star, TV News, Jessica Biel, Jamie, Usa Network, Dorchester, Golden Globe, Ambrose, Matt Bomer, ComingSoon, Bomer, The Sinner, Derek Simonds


Duke will be without star freshman Zion Williamson against Wake Forest

The Duke Blue Devils will be without their most talented player once again. Star freshman Zion Williamson will miss Tuesday's game against Wake Forest as he continues to recover from a knee sprain. Batter up: Join or create a 2019 Yahoo Fantasy Baseball league for free today] The 18-year-old Williamson will miss his fourth game due to the injury.
Tags: News, Star, Wake Forest, Duke, Williamson, Duke Blue Devils, Zion Williamson


Women to Read: March 2019

Women To Read is a regular column from A.C. Wise highlighting female authors of speculative fiction and recommending a starting place for their work. Welcome to the first Women to Read of the new year! As noted in my final column of 2018, my Women to Read and Non-Binary Authors to Read columns at The Book Smugglers will appear roughly quarterly instead of monthly, alternating between the two. For this installment, I have two short stories, and two novels to highlight. Let’s dive in! ...
Tags: Books, Star, Maggie, Grace, Southwest, Emery, Coyote, Gale, Sally, Lauryn, Kai, Smuggler Army, Women To Read, Maggie Hoskie, Rebecca Roanhorse, Roanhorse


India’s Hotstar Belatedly Joins Original Content Race With Slate of Applause Shows

India’s leading OTT platform, the Fox- and Star-owned Hotstar will launch its recently announced original programming slate, branded Hotstar Specials. It has commissioned four shows produced by Applause Entertainment, the content arm of the $43 billion Aditya Birla conglomerate. “Criminal Justice”, the BAFTA winning British series, the first season of which was remade as the […]
Tags: Asia, News, India, Global, Star, Production, Fox, BAFTA, Tigmanshu Dhulia, Hotstar, Aditya Birla, Sameer Nair, Sudir Mishra


Syfy Reportedly Making a Critters Movie with Dee Wallace to Star

Syfy reportedly making a Critters movie with Dee Wallace to star According to JoBlo, Syfy is secretly making a Critters movie based on director Stephen Herek’s 1986 sci-fi horror comedy of the same name. The project has reportedly finished its production in South Africa with Bobby Miller (The Cleanse) as the film’s director. Further details about the new Critters movie are still being kept under wraps. In addition, the original film’s lead actress Dee Wallace (The Hills Have Eyes, E.T.) migh...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Syfy, Earth, Star, South Africa, Rubin, Stephen Herek, ComingSoon, Critters, Movie News, Emmet Walsh, Bobby Miller, Jordan Rubin, Dee Wallace, Christopher Joey Morgan


Warner Bros’ The Kitchen Release Date Moves Forward

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Warner Bros’ The Kitchen release date moves forward According to Deadline, Warner Bros. Pictures has changed the release date for director Andrea Berloff’s upcoming crime drama The Kitchen. Originally set to debut on September 20, the film will now hit theaters a month earlier than the previous release date on August 9. The Kitchen is an adaptation of the DC/Vertigo female-fronted comic book series of the same name. The original series was written by Ollie Masters and ill...
Tags: Movies, Star, Fbi, Warner Bros, Elisabeth Moss, Melissa Mccarthy, Kathy, The Kitchen, ComingSoon, Movie News, Andrea Berloff, Michael De Luca, Becky Cloonan, Tiffany Haddish, Ming Doyle, Kitchen New York


Funcom Enters Into Partnership With Legendary for Dune Video Games

Funcom enters into partnership with Legendary for Dune video games News Web is reporting that Funcom N.V. has entered into an exclusive partnership with Legendary Studios for games in the Dune universe. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([0, 0], [[300, 2...
Tags: Games, Movies, Star, Anderson, Oslo, Dune, Frank Herbert, Lynch, Paul Atreides, Herbert, Javier Bardem, Denis Villeneuve, Dave Bautista, Kevin J Anderson, Brian Herbert, Video Game News


Best TV shows set in every state

Forget the airplane , the automobile, and the iPhone. The greatest American invention in history is hands down the television. Not only has it given us a way to see the world without leaving our living room, but it was also an electronic babysitter long before the tablet and gave families something to do at dinner other than talk to each other. Over the 70-plus years TV has been around we’ve seen thousands of shows, set all kinds of places around our great land. We took a look through TV histo...
Tags: Travel, Utah, Florida, Hbo, New York, Hollywood, Texas, Minnesota, Nbc, Mississippi, Maryland, Minneapolis, Colorado, Abc, South Park, California


Labour MP Ian Austin quits the party over ‘culture of antisemitism’

Ninth MP to leave the party this week says he has no plans to join the Independent GroupIan Austin has become the ninth MP to quit the Labour party this week, although he told his local newspaper he had no plans to join the Independent Group, founded earlier this week by some former colleagues and Tory defectors.The MP for Dudley North in the West Midlands has been disaffected with the party leadership for a couple of years and told the Express and Star newspaper there was a “culture of extremis...
Tags: Politics, UK News, Star, Labour, West Midlands, Jeremy Corbyn, Ian Austin, Dudley North, Antisemitism, Independent Group, The Independent Group, Independent GroupIan Austin


Labour MP Ian Austin quits the party

Ninth MP to leave the party this week says he has no plans to join the Independent GroupIan Austin has become the ninth MP to quit the Labour party this week, although he told his local newspaper he had no plans to join the Independent Group, which was founded earlier this week by some former colleagues and Tory defectors.The MP for Dudley North in the West Midlands has been disaffected with the party leadership for a couple of years and told the Express and Star newspaper there was a “culture o...
Tags: Politics, UK News, Star, Labour, West Midlands, Ian Austin, Dudley North, Independent Group, Independent GroupIan Austin


Kane, Davies and Rose fitness updates ahead of Spurs’ clash with Burnley

Tottenham have this afternoon provided fitness updates on a quartet of the club’s stars, ahead of their upcoming meeting with Burnley. Burnley vs Tottenham Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs are set to travel to Turf Moor to take on Burnley in Saturday’s Premier League lunchtime kick-off. Hosts Burnley will head into proceedings on a vastly-improved run of form of late. The Clarets are unbeaten in any of their last 7 league outings, a run which has seen Sean Dyche’s men climb above the likes of Newca...
Tags: Sport, Star, Soccer, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Wembley Stadium, Spurs, Tottenham, Newcastle, Mauricio Pochettino, Champions League, Cardiff, Burnley, David De Gea, Harry Kane, Borussia Dortmund


Whaling Drama The North Water Lands Colin Farrell to Star

Whaling drama The North Water lands Colin Farrell to star The BBC’s upcoming whaling drama The North Water has landed A-lister Colin Farrell as its star. Deadline reports that Farrell, will play Henry Drax, a harpooner and brutish killer whose amorality results from the harsh, unforgiving world he lives in. In the series, Drax sets sail on a whaling expedition to the Arctic with Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as the ship’s doctor. Hoping to escape the horrors of his...
Tags: TV, Movies, Star, Bbc, Arctic, TV News, Colin Farrell, Hull, Guy Ritchie, Farrell, Sumner, ComingSoon, The North Water, Tommy Wirkola, Henry Drax, Patrick Sumner


Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic was injured vs Tottenham

Tottenham 3 – Borussia Dortmund 0 Last midweek in the Champions League, Tottenham beat Borussia Dortmund 3-0. The return match in German is set for March 5. Can BVB turn the match around? After the game at Wembley, Chelsea’s Christian Pulisic was confident that Dortmund could still knock Spurs out of the competition. But there are now doubts whether Pulisic will be available for the second leg versus Spurs. "There's no reason why we can't score three goals at home. We've done it be...
Tags: Sport, Star, Soccer, Chelsea, Wembley Stadium, Spurs, Tottenham, Bayern Munich, Marco Reus, Borussia Dortmund, United, Bayer Leverkusen, Dortmund, Christian Pulisic, Pulisic, Paco Alcacer


Petitions of the week

This week we highlight petitions pending before the Supreme Court that address, among other things, the availability of tribal sovereign immunity in inter partes review, a probate-estate beneficiary’s ability to establish a direct injury for a RICO claim in certain circumstances, and the state subsidies pre-empted by the Federal Power Act. The petitions of the week are: D’Addario v. D’Addario 18-890 Issues: (1) Whether the beneficiary of a probate estate can establish the direct injury...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Star, Rhodes, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Patent Trial and Appeal Board, Goldstein Russell, D'Addario, Cases in the Pipeline, Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc, Electric Power Supply Association, Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe


French Alpine tunnel shown red signal by Italy's transport ministry

The Alpine rail line, which is backed by the ruling League party but fiercely opposed by its coalition partner the 5-Star Movement, has a price tag of more than 20 billion euros ($22.6 billion), Italy's transport ministry says. Work has already started on the most ambitious part of the project -- a 58km (36 mile) tunnel through the Alps -- with Italy, France and the European Union sharing the cost. Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli, a 5-Star politician, last year commissioned a panel of expe...
Tags: Science, European Union, Star, Italy, Alps, Italy France, Star Movement, Danilo Toninelli


The competitors of Patreon

In December, Patreon CEO Jack Conte shared a list on Twitter predicting what being an independent content creator will be like in 10 years. One of his predictions was that there will be fierce competition between distribution platforms to get creators paid. That competition has already begun, which is good for creators, but is it good for Patreon? Patreon holds a strategic position in the creator toolset, particularly around building membership businesses — the recurring income from superfans...
Tags: Amazon, TC, Facebook, Twitter, Hollywood, Youtube, China, Tech, Star, Reddit, Teespring, Jack Conte, Patreon, Ticketmaster, Facebook Group, Facebook YouTube


Second Tesco store raided in Sheffield in just over 24 hours - The Star

Second Tesco store raided in Sheffield in just over 24 hours   The Star Raiders broke into the supermarket on Infirmary Road, Upperthorpe, in the early hours of this morning and got away with a quantity of cigarettes.
Tags: Shopping, Star, Sheffield, Star Raiders, Infirmary Road Upperthorpe


Freddie Highmore to Star in Mediaset Espana, TF1 Group’s ‘Way Down’ (EXCLUSIVE)

BERLIN —  Freddie Highmore, star of U.S. TV hit “The Good Doctor,” will topline “Way Down,” an English-language heist movie partnering two of Europe’s biggest media corporations, Spain’s Mediaset Espana and France’s TF1 Group. TFI Group’s cinema division TF1 Studio will handle international sales and also domestic distribution in France. “Way Down” will be directed […]
Tags: Europe, News, France, Berlin, Spain, Star, Markets & Festivals, Festivals, Berlin Film Festival, Mediaset Espana, Freddie Highmore, TF1 Studio, Telecinco Cinema, Mediaset Espana TF1 Group, TF1 Group TFI Group