How to (virtually) attend the ‘Rogue One’ premiere

You won’t need to travel to a galaxy far, far away to catch the premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in Los Angeles on Dec. 10. The star-studded (literally and figuratively, we imagine) event will stream live on StarWars.com from 8 P.M. Eastern / 5 P.M. Pacific. SEE ALSO: Flying an X-Wing in virtual reality is absurdly cool So, who can you expect to see at the biggest party in this star system? For starters, the entire Rogue One cast of Star Wars newbies: Felicity Jones, Donnie Yen, Riz

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Published in: on March 3, 2017 at 9:00 am  Leave a Comment  
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Revealing quotes from HBO’s Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds documentary

The film, directed by Alexis Bloom and Fisher Stevens, premiered last year at Cannes. Many critics noted the bittersweetness of Reynolds’ determination to perform as her health declined in their initial reviews at the time, but the thought of losing Fisher seemed unimaginable.There’s no doubt that Bright Lights – HBO’s heartfelt and hilarious documentary on the singular relationship between Debbie Reynolds and her daughter Carrie Fisher – takes on special significance in the wake of the

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Published in: on February 22, 2017 at 10:30 am  Leave a Comment  
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People Are Calling This Scene From Planet Earth 2 The Most Intense TV Moment Ever

Ten years ago the BBC brought us Planet Earth, the most intense wildlife documentary series ever made. Until recently that is. Because after over five years in the making, the hugely popular series finally returned to our TV screens recently, and the opening episode contained quite possibly the most horrifying, the most fascinating, and the most unforgettable piece of wildlife footage we’ve ever seen. We are of course talking about the terrifying battle between racer snakes and baby iguanas

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Published in: on February 14, 2017 at 8:42 pm  Leave a Comment  
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Artist turns Black Mirror’ episodes into classic comic book covers

The British science fiction series Black Mirror was a cult hit for years until Netflix picked it up this year in the U.S. and the series went mainstream. Now an artist has taken some of the most talked about episodes and turned them into brilliant old school comic book covers, each with accurate episode titles and other information. http://mashable.com/2016/12/10/black-mirror-comic-book-covers/#i227ERngsiqw SEE ALSO: Netflix uses ‘Black Mirror’ concept device to promote binge watching The

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Published in: on February 2, 2017 at 5:27 pm  Leave a Comment  
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7 things you didn’t notice in ‘Goodfellas,’ including Martin Scorsese’s parents

More about Mashable Video, Goodfellas, Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, and Things You Didn’t Know. If you’ve seen Goodfellas, you know enough not to tell Tommy DeVito (Joe Pesci) that he’s funny. You also know the movie is an icon of American film. But did you know these seven behind-the-scenes facts about this mob classic? Read more…

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Published in: on January 29, 2017 at 10:13 am  Leave a Comment  
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Epcot’s Spaceship Earth to become ‘Star Wars’ Death Star

A special invite-only event will be held Monday at Walt Disney World. During the special Star Wars celebration, the Epcot attraction will “transform” into the Death Star through digital projections. Disney will also share updates on current and upcoming Star Wars experiences at Hollywood Studios. The announcement comes ahead of the release of “Rogue One: A Star War Story” on Dec. 16.

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Published in: on January 20, 2017 at 8:01 pm  Leave a Comment  
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7 things you didn’t notice in ‘Goodfellas,’ including Martin Scorsese’s parents

More about Mashable Video, Goodfellas, Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, and Things You Didn’t Know. If you’ve seen Goodfellas, you know enough not to tell Tommy DeVito (Joe Pesci) that he’s funny. You also know the movie is an icon of American film. But did you know these seven behind-the-scenes facts about this mob classic? Read more…

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Published in: on January 19, 2017 at 1:06 pm  Leave a Comment  
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Why ‘La La Land’ is exactly the movie we need right now

Do yourself a favor and go see La La Land when it comes to your city. You don’t need to be told that the world is a mess anymore – the evidence is everywhere, from TV screens to social media and yes, out in the actual streets and where we live. For that, movies are an escape. Buying a ticket is an implicit agreement to two hours away from cable news and your Twitter feed, and La La Land is the perfect movie to run away to. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly what works for La La Land, because it

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Published in: on January 17, 2017 at 12:44 pm  Leave a Comment  
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I Had Dinner In Hogwarts Great Hall Set!

Growing up, Harry Potter has been a positive presence in my life. During my teenage years I had a really tough time in school with bullies (turns out if you dye your hair blue at 15, you get grief) But reading the books opened up a world for me, somewhere I could escape, and be part of the adventures; So I jumped at the chance to have Christmas dinner in the Great Hall set at Warner Brothers studio tour London! Tickets were £220, so not cheap – but there’s no experience like it. Excited

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Published in: on January 16, 2017 at 12:02 pm  Leave a Comment  
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