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This Is So Last Week
2017 Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz.
Old TV and movies become new TV and movies. A Bond actor checks out. A cereal promises incredible bounty. Reality shows begin and end. All fair game for our pop culture recap quiz for the 21st week of 2017.
Weekend Forecast
Your next president of the United States..
Hollywood's trip down memory lane turns toxic this weekend, as a sequel and a TV adaptation arrive for the Memorial Day frame, each with some of the worst reviews for a supposed blockbuster this year. Is this the point where the whole “no original ideas, ever” strategy finally starts to eat itself?

The Amazing Race Recap
You Will Have Fun!
The start of tonight’s episode reveals that Brooke asked for and received an apology from London during the evening stop.
5 Ways to Prep
Man, Matt Modine is... nope. He's scrawny.
There was once a time when the Pirates franchise was considered quality. And by “once a time” I mean “there was only one time.”
The Amazing Race Recap
Please shut up, Brooke.
Tonight’s leg begins in Athens, Greece. Any team that’s not happy at the start of today’s leg needs to brush up on world history.
Review - Alien: Covenant
Why do birds suddenly appear...
If Ridley Scott is to be believed, the primary activity of his senescence will be the creation of unnecessary “Alien” prequels.
Gilmore Girls
Gilmore Girls: Wedding Bell Blues Trivia Quiz
Emily and Richard's wedding vow renewal ceremony is the setting for the possibility of a new relationship starting - and the possibility of another relationship's end.
Viking Night
WAY too good for this movie.
For several weeks now, I’ve been locked in a mortal struggle of wills between my own intelligence, and Michael Bay’s burning hatred of it.
Survivor Recap
Ow. Knifey.
Brad and Troyzan, the impotent dudes outnumbered by the women, grumble about Michaela.
Review: Everything, Everything
What is the opposite of Seinfeld?
What to do with a film that’s thoroughly well-made — in spite of a bad story?
The Royal Tenenbaums
The Royal Tenenbaums Trivia Quiz
Wes Anderson's third feature tells a story about an eccentric father, a mother, and three exceptionally gifted children...
Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
Sharapova is told no, the playoffs get wacky, the Preakness delivers a thriller and NBA stars are rewarded: sports recap quiz for the 21st week in 2017.
Weekend Wrap-Up
I'm hunting wabbits.
The weekend before Memorial Day sees one major wide release hoping to knock off Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2...
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

May 26, 2017
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Sigourney Weaver
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A number of competitors appear on stage with $2 million during a Smashmouth performance near the end of this film.

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Top 5 War is Hell Movies
  1. Full Metal Jacket
  2. Black Hawk Down
  3. Saving Private Ryan
  4. Platoon
  5. Apocalypse Now
This Date in Film History

Al Jolson is born in Srednik, Lithuania. He famously starred in The Jazz Singer, the first feature-length movie to include sound.


Actor and icon Marion Michael Morrison, better known to the world as John Wayne, is born in Winterset, Iowa.

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