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Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz.
It's brother vs brother, Bearcat champions, USA vs. the World and March Madness drawing to a close, in our sports recap quiz for the 13th week of 2017.
Weekend Wrap-Up
Some costume designer is going to be up for all the awards..
Disney's Beauty and the Beast dominated the three other openers this weekend and is primed to finish not just as a huge hit, but as one the biggest movies in history at the box office.

Friday Box Office Analysis
Do I look like I need a hairbrush?
After last week’s record-breaking opening, Beauty and the Beast drops 63% from last Friday, but it’s still a strong Friday of $23.8 million.
So Last Week....
2017 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
A monster opening weekend? Check. A board game game-changer? Check. A Wheel blunder for the ages? Check. Pop culture quiz for the 12th week of 2017.
Review: Beauty and the Beast
Why does Belle have that rose???
The 2017 Beauty and the Beast is the cinematic equivalent of taking a moderate sedative with a cup of coffee.
Weekend Forecast
Even Pink Power Ranger is gritty.
We take a brief hiatus from our March of high-powered openers so that studios can release a few middling titles.
Gilmore Gilrs
Gilmore Girls: Tippecanoe and Taylor, Too Trivia Quiz
Lorelai gets used to changes in her life brought on by her new relationship, and Rory deals with some relationship issues of her own.
Review: Beauty and the Beast
She's waving through a window.
Is it really such a curse when you can live in a mighty castle, travel all over the world, see through a magic mirror...
Survivor Recap
It was almost the worst Survivor ever.
We start the episode with a Probst sighting...
Pixar Shorts
Pixar Shorts Trivia Quiz
Polish your magic trick, ponder contributions of clouds and consider the moon: how well do you know Pixar Shorts, Volume 2?
Viking Night: Mr. Majestyk
The many faces of Bronson.
When making an action film, it’s important to consider how to introduce your main character.
Review: Beauty and the Beast
Shall we dance?
The 1991 animated film Beauty and the Beast remains an enormously significant milestone in the history of the medium.
Overpaid Jerks
We are all this kid.
It's March Madness time, your brackets are already busted, and someone is going on and on about the Earth being flat. How well do you know the past week in sports?
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

March 27, 2017
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

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In the opening scene of this film, freshly clipped hair is blown off a newspaper, revealing the sub-headline "Scissor Killer to Be Put to Death"

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Top 5
Zach Kolkin's
Top 5 Peter Sellers Movies
  1. A Shot in the Dark
  2. Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
  3. The Pink Panther (1963)
  4. The Party
  5. The Ladykillers (1955)
This Date in Film History

Gloria Swanson, immortalized in many films but most especially for her turn as a faded star in Sunset Boulevard, is born Gloria May Josephine Svensson in Chicago.


Marlon Brando is awarded the Best Actor Academy Award for The Godfather. Brando, though, refuses to accept the award in protest over treatment of Native Americans. The Godfather takes home Best Picture honors.

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