Recently, we learned Universal Studios Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter would be relaunching a previous Potter vacation package, but this time with a few additions. These keepsake additions include a photo opp in the park, early admission to the parks, a breakfast at The Leaky Cauldron and a specialContinue Reading

Photo: Warner Bros. Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker had its world debut in Venice this weekend, introducing the world to not just its latest iteration on our collective fascination with supervillains, but also a whole host of brain-hostile, internet-wrecking phrases, exquisitely descriptive stuff like—courtesy of Time’s Stephanie Zacharek— “the first incel folkContinue Reading

It’s always a little bit bittersweet when a long-running series such as Suits is ending. Fans grow familiar with favorite characters and storylines and saying goodbye can be hard. It’s not just the fans who have feelings about shows ending, however. The cast is often affected emotionally as a seriesContinue Reading

Photo: Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone (Getty Images) Wiki WormholeWe explore some of Wikipedia’s oddities in our 5,664,405-week series, Wiki Wormhole.   We explore some of Wikipedia’s oddities in our 5,917,073-week series, Wiki Wormhole. This week’s entry: Texas City Disaster What it’s about: The worst industrial accident in American history. On April 16, 1947, theContinue Reading

Meanwhile, Robert Pattinson’s big year continues. He co-stars with Johnny Depp in Waiting for the Barbarians, which is set to premiere in Venice on September 6. Pattinson’s black-and-white horror film with Willem Dafoe, The Lighthouse, opens October 18. In 2020, he has director Christopher Nolan’s Tenet, and the thriller TheContinue Reading