Overpaid Jerks
2019 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz.
College playoff are set, many coaches are fired, a dunk isn't counted and new #1's are named. Here's your sports recap quiz for the 50th week of 2019.
Weekend Wrap-Up
She's still magic, though..
The most depressing weekend of the box office year is here, and it’s just something we have to suffer through until the holiday season celebration begins. It’s time for The Void.

Friday Box Office Analysis
Adele Dazeem
Welcome to The Void, the post-Thanksgiving weekend when nothing of note is released for box office consumption.
December 2019 Forecast
Nothing but Star Wars!
Several challengers enter, but there's only one film anyone is actually talking about in December 2019: the festive-themed slasher movie!
Movie Review: Ford v Ferrari
I'll take a Ferrari.
As a sports drama, “Ford v Ferrari” is more interesting and informative than emotional and compelling...
This Is So Last Week
2019 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
Star Wars actors making news, MCU going back to the beginning and holiday ads garner attention. Have fun with our pop culture recap quiz for the 49th week of 2019.
Survivor: Island of the Idols
Previously on Survivor, two of the three vilest people were suddenly eliminated in a hilarious reversal of fortune.
Overpaid Jerks
2019 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
A division clincher, a college basketball shocker, a champion dog and odd college football endings. Dig into our sports recap quiz for the 49th week of 2019.
Weekend Wrap-Up
Elsa's got a new outfit... or three!
Thanksgiving weekend is here and unlike the deluge of new movies in other years, just there's one mid-tier and one lower-tier release.
Friday Box Office Analysis
If you look out over the land, you'll see all the money we make.
Thanksgiving and Black Friday brought the bounty of the box office. Disney reigns supreme again.
So Last Week....
2019 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
An Oscar contender, a reality show firing, a cancelled pageant and the AMA. Here comes our pop culture trivia quiz for the 48th week of 2019.
Weekend Forecast
Hello, you look like Captain America.
One of the biggest changes in movie release schedules was the discovery that releasing your movie *on* a holiday weekend didn't actually make you more money.
Five Ways to Prep: Frozen II
No, you're adorable.
Oh thank God, we finally have a movie that’s going to bring back the $100+ million opening weekend.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

December 11, 2019
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Maggie Gyllenhaal
Other Updates

Upcoming Releases

This week's question:

An empty gun is thrown, caught, and then thrown back during which film's opening, parkour-licious chase scene?

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Top 5
John Hamann's
Top 5 Sam or Ted Raimi Movies
  1. Evil Dead II: Dead by Dawn
  2. Army of Darkness
  3. Darkman
  4. A Simple Plan
  5. Spider-Man
This Date in Film History

TV series Magnum PI debuts. Commitments to the show eventually kept star Tom Selleck from accepting the role of Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark. Selleck had to settle for starring in the films Mr. Baseball, Lassiter and Quigley Down Under.


The horror movie Ringu debuts in Japan. The film was the first of a phenomenally successful trilogy in that country. The American remake The Ring, released in 2002, also enjoyed a successful run.

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