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The Emoji Movie tweeted itself into the Handmaid’s Tale, yes I’m serious

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"Are you kidding me with this?" – OffredImage: HULU None of us needed further convincing that The Emoji movie was irrelevant Hollywood #WhatsHotWithTheKids bullshit. But, like the smartphone smiley face movie nobody wanted, the esteemed folks running its social media channels gave us more reasons anyway. Over the weekend, amidst ICYMI photos of the film’s premiere, its official Twitter account published a photoshopped emoji x Handmaid’s Tale mashup. Despite the fact …

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‘Valerian’ turns French comic into epic mess

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(CNN)A feast for the eyes and positively numbing on the brain, “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” makes an early bid for worst movie of the year — or at least, the most ostentatious waste of money, given the lavish trappings of this comic-book adaptation from French writer-director Luc Besson. To be fair, the actors’ performances are largely drowned under the psychedelic mayhem surrounding them, but even so, it’s a photo finish in this setting …

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MashReads Podcast: ‘The Idiot’ is one of the best books you’ll read all year

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… impactful and formative Russian literature, including The Brothers Karamazov and Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky and Forty Rooms by Olga Grushin. And, as always, we close the show with recommendations: Aliza recommends catching up on Game of Thrones. MJ piggiebacks off of that and also recommends Funny or Die’s Game of Thrones recap series “Gay of Thrones.“ Peter recommends Edgar Wright’s new movie Baby Driver. MJ has a host of micro-recommendations …

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Box Office: Cars 3 Unseats Wonder Woman As The Most Popular Movie In America This Week!

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… expected even slightly higher based on projections! Nice! Of course, Wonder Woman still continues to impress, even though it’s not at the top of the box office. The movie took in about $40.8 million this weekend, giving it a domestic total of $274.6 million, and more than $571 million worldwide. Soon, Wonder Woman will eclipse Mamma Mia! (2008) as the top-grossing female-directed movie of all time!!! Other movies of note this weekend: the Tupac Shakur biopic All Eyez On Me did much better …

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Jon Hamm: Therapy is like going to the dentist

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Jon Hamms life seemed to come apart just as his fame peaked. With Mad Men finished, he split with his partner and went into rehab. Now hes back as a thief in Baby Driver. Sanjiv Bhattacharya joins him for lunch Jon Hamm and I are at lunch to discuss his latest movie, Baby Driver, from the director Mad Men. Jennifer Westfeldt) and he went to rehab for drinking. It looked like things were unravelling. That his success might even be a little bittersweet. I can see why people would think that, he …

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Did John Boyega just tweet a ‘Star Wars’ spoiler? Not exactly.

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John Boyega is set to play Finn in 'Last Jedi'Image: Robot/Walt Dis/REX/Shutterstock Star Wars fans take a breather. John Boyega did not just ruin Star Wars: The Last Jedi for you. SEE ALSO: Laura Dern’s new ‘Star Wars’ character looks ready for the Hunger Games The movie is set to hit theaters on Dec. 15, 2017, and fans are understandably excited. However, Boyega, who plays Finn in the films, had to remind his followers that not everything in his life is related to …

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Government’s Instagram post compares labour pains to military service

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Image: Shutterstock / milaphotos An Instagram post by the Singapore government has sparked outrage, after asking netizens if the process of childbirth was worse than going through military service. SEE ALSO: U.S. Military Seeks Sixth Sense Training Gov.sg, the Singapore government’s official website, raised eyebrows after it promoted an upcoming movie on military service with the caption: “Women go through labour, but men go through this. Who has it worse?” Image: …

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Penn Jillette: Don Rickles was the kindest man on earth

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… punching the air and sweating. Hey ho, let’s go. It was raw power. Don didn’t know how to phone it in. I got to know Don and hang with him a bit. He was in my movie “The Aristocrats,” and I saw him backstage at his show and at ours. I didn’t get to know him as well as I wanted to, but that’s life, I suppose. Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH …

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Scarlett Johansson, charismatic queen of science fiction

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… different for everyone who saw them. The biggest thing for me was to honour and respect what had come before and to open it to a wider audience, but try to make an original film. Based on the Kodansha Comics manga series of the same name, the Ghost in the Shell script was developed using screenshots from the original anime movie adaptation and from its sequel, Ghost in the Shell 2: Innocence, as well as the television series Stand Alone Complex. The central character, the Major, is multi-layered …

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