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Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz.
Quality postseason baseball, a weekend of college football upsets, a Twitter secret and a shelved NFL quarterback all figure into our sports recap quiz for the 42nd week of 2017.
Survivor Recap
Don't look too closely at his face..
Hello good people and welcome back to Episode 3 of Survivor 35 - HHH! When last we chatted, Alan calmed himself down, Chrissy has a new life on the Heroes tribe, Cole and Jessica are getting all show-mancy at Healers Beach and the Hustlers had to go to Tribal Council.

Review: Professor Marston
I hope she has an invisible plane
In the drama Professor Marston and the Wonder Women we learn quite a bit about the life of William Moulton Marston.
Weekend Wrap-Up
AKA Live Die Repeat.
It was a mixed bag of a weekend with a horror entry, a biopic with awards hopes and an attempted (North American) career resurrection...
Friday Box Office Analysis
Wait. Stop. Don't go in the basement. Stop me if you've heard this before.
The year of movie badness continues, though we have a tiny glimmer of light with yet another successful venture from Blumhouse Productions.
This Is So Last Week
2017 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
A Twitter controversy, a comic loss, a retooled soap opera and an SNL lip-lock. The past week in pop culture news had its highs and lows. We hope you were paying attention.
Weekend Forecast
I'm coming for you, Liam Neesons.
As Hollywood attempts to get over last weekend's significant disappointment, it's another very fall-like release slate.
5 Ways to NYCC
We're sure it misses you too.
It doesn’t matter if you prep five ways or a hundred ways; you simply can’t predict Comic Con.
How to Train Your Dragon 2
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Trivia Quiz
Dragons have now become ingrained into the way of life of Berk, but a new threat endangers both Hiccup's village and their winged friends.
Viking Night
(Hint: Don't stare into those eyes.)
The only thing more metal than being burned at the stake might be swearing vengeance against your killers as you roast.
Review: Victoria and Abdul
Future Best Costume nominee...
On its surface, Victoria and Abdul is a pleasant tale of 19th-century mores and manners
Survivor Recap
I can't believe you still like me. You do still like me!
Hello good people and thank you for coming back to check out Episode 2 of Survivor: Heroes vs Healers vs Hustlers.
Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
Female ownership, a botched replay, an unexpected rushing record and momentous moments in college football: sports recap quiz for the 41st week of 2017.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

October 17, 2017
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

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The villain in this film accepts a $50 million ransom to let Benji go, but he then goes back on his word...and winds up trapped in a box.

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Top 5 Great-Looking Actors Who Can't Act
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  2. Paul Walker
  3. Freddie Prinze, Jr.
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  5. Jennifer Love Hewitt
This Date in Film History

The glamorous actress Rita Hayworth (Gilda) is born Margarita Carmen Cansino in Brooklyn.


Col Needham posts a set of Unix script shells to add searchability to the Usenet bulletin rec.arts.movies, creating the first incarnation of the Internet Movie Database.

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