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Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz.
NFL late-game hijinx, college basketball matchups, a For Sale sign and a bowl game first. The year's almost over, but there's still time to make yourself feel smart with our weekly sports quiz.
Weekend Wrap-Up
Oscar's still wondering how he got this gig..
Finally, after many weeks of box office disappointments, Star Wars returns to save us all.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi brings us the second of the three sequels to the original trilogy (and marks the halfway point of the return of the franchise to theaters, with the Han Solo spinoff set for next year, Episode IX in 2019 and a third standalone film in 2020), and follows the film that rewrote the box office history books two years ago.

Friday Box Office Analysis
This is not my light saber!
At last! The movie we've been waiting for has arrived. The only tragedy is that something as delightful as Coco will be knocked from the top rung.
This Is So Last Week
2017 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
Golden Globes, the Rock Hall, the big get bigger and a Christmas Prince creeps people out: Weekly recap of pop culture news.
Weekend Forecast
I miss Han Solo.
Two years ago, the J.J. Abrams-led revival of the Star Wars franchise under the Disney umbrella shattered basically all modern box office records.
Oscar Watch
Who knows, man.
The Golden Globe and SAG nominations have come up, sending an already unpredictable Oscar season into further turmoil as the two groups went in wildly different directions.
5 Ways to Prep
What hasn’t been said already about the biggest franchise in Hollywood history?
Viking Night
When you're all photoshopped into a picture together.
So the replacement Bond didn’t work out, and wouldn’t you know - for the second time in three years, it was time to recast the role yet again.
Review - Star Wars: The Last Jedi
The “Star Wars” franchise is about resistance.
2017: The Year in Movies
2017: The Year in Movies Trivia Quiz, Part 1
Babies, a beauty and a beast, wonderful women and damn, dirty apes. You may know A Ghost Story from a Ghost in the Shell, but how well do you know 2017: The Year in Movies?
Top Chef Recap
The Top Chef producers are not messing around this season.
Review: The Disaster Artist
You can't wait to see what's next!
The best thing James Franco does with The Disaster Artist is make it accessible to viewers who've never heard of The Room or its eccentric director, Tommy Wiseau.
Review: Darkest Hour
No, really. That's Sirius Black.
There are two angles to take when evaluating Darkest Hour, the drama from Joe Wright.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

December 18, 2017
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Penelope Cruz
Other Updates

Upcoming Releases

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An antagonistic figure in this film saw his life spared because a rival kept the road to his house in disrepair. The rival was not so lucky.

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Top 5
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Top 5 Monkey Movies
  1. Mighty Joe Young (1998)
  2. George of the Jungle
  3. King Kong (1933)
  4. Planet of the Apes (1968)
  5. Any Which Way You Can
This Date in Film History

Steven Spielberg is born in Detroit, Michigan.


David Lean's The Bridge on the River Kwai has its US premiere, opening in New York. William Holden becomes the first actor to earn $1 million for a film.

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