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The Royal Tenenbaums
The Royal Tenenbaums Trivia Quiz.
Wes Anderson's third feature tells a story about an eccentric father, a mother, and three exceptionally gifted children who fall from grace. It's up to the father to earn the respect from his dysfunctional family before his possible death.
Weekend Wrap-Up
I'm hunting wabbits..
The weekend before Memorial Day sees one major wide release hoping to knock off Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, a young adult novel adaptation and the reboot of a surprisingly reliable kid lit franchise as May continues the feast or famine year at the box office.

Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
Sharapova is told no, the playoffs get wacky, the Preakness delivers a thriller and NBA stars are rewarded: sports recap quiz for the 21st week in 2017.
Friday Box Office Analysis
Space monsters. The worst.
Starting out with $15.3 million on Friday, Alien: Covenant leads the box office handily.
This Is So Last Week
2017 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
Cancellation controversy, an American humorist, an app-turned-TV show and the loss of a rock god: Pop culture recap quiz for the 20th week of 2017.
Weekend Forecast
Alien art=horrifying
Lest you were worried that studios have run out of ideas for new films, here's yet another prequel-reboot-sequel-whathaveyou to confirm those fears for you.
5 A Bunch of Ways to Prep
Visit my descendants at Disney World!
This week we have the release of Alien: Covenant, which is a sequel.
Amazing Race Recap
Fortunately, our Racer's fate wasn't this terrible.
Hey, Matt and Redmond aka The Boys are the first to depart this week!
Gilmore Girls
Gilmore Girls: Come Home Trivia Quiz
Emily and Richard reconcile after a conflict, Lane makes a change that not everyone is happy with, Rory spends time with Logan...
Viking Night
Don't wanna close my eyes... don't wanna fall asleep...
At the end of Armageddon, there is a disclaimer from NASA stating that their willingness to cooperate with the film does not constitute their endorsement of anything IN it.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
I want a baby Groot.
Supposed definition of a good Hollywood sequel: a movie that continues, rather than simply repeats, the original story and develops the characters further.
Review: King Arthur
I don't want the Jude Law card!
The maddeningly inconsistent King Arthur: Legend of the Sword demonstrates that filmmaker Guy Ritchie has not lost his powers, precisely.
Hidden Gems
The most uncomfortable movie poster pose ever.
Writer/director Mike Birbiglia’s 2016 film Don’t Think Twice is the exact kind of movie the Hidden Gems column was made for.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

May 23, 2017
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Jackie Earle Haley
Other Updates

Upcoming Releases

This week's question:

A number of competitors appear on stage with $2 million during a Smashmouth performance near the end of this film.

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Top 5
Stephanie Star Smith's
Top 5 Fictitious Bands in Movies
  1. Spinal Tap
  2. The Rutles
  3. The Wonders
  4. Huck Haines and the Wabash Indianians
  5. Any incidental Swinging '60s go-go band
This Date in Film History

Dashing Douglas Fairbanks, Sr. is born in Denver, Colorado.


Betty Boop makes her first official appearance in the Max Fleischer cartoon Silly Scandals.

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