This Is So Last Week
2019 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz.
A shocking house, a trio of openers, gender swap films and a Bond actor. What do these have in common? They all figure into our pop culture recap quiz for the 7th week of 2019.
Friday Box Office Analysis
Happy Valentine's weekend! Most of you seem to have celebrated by not even thinking about watching a movie in theaters. We're just singing the same tune weekend after weekend. People aren't going to movies. I hope that changes with How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, as it's absolutely delightful, but I truly do wonder if the hits will be limited to superhero films, Toy Story 4, and Star Wars at this point.

Weekend Forecast
Is it?
After last weekend's disappointing debut of a perceived giant, studios may be feeling a bit rattled about 2019's heavy slate of sequels.
Oscar Watch
Oscar voting began Tuesday with essentially all precursors in the bag though still a couple of guilds left to speak.
Oscar Watch
One could write weeks’ worth of columns about the various debacles to befall the Academy Awards this year.
5 Ways to Prep
Remember Napoleon Dynamite?
OMG, The Hollywood-pocalypse is upon us.
Oscar Watch
With just under two weeks to go until the big night at the Oscars, it is time to take a look at how each race may break down one by one.
January 2019 Recap
Still here!
Welcome to 2019 everyone, at least as far as monthly box office recaps go.
Overpaid Jerks
2019 Weekly Sports Trivia Recap Quiz
LeBron's decision, football and more football, an Ivy League thriller and baseball loses a legend. Here's our sports recap quiz for the 7th week of 2019.
Oscar Watch
I'm happy.
A Netflix-distributed, black and white movie in Spanish about a Mexican maid is on the brink of a potentially historic Oscars victory.
Top Chef Kentucky
Worst guest judge ever.
We’re back in Kentucky from our sojourn in Nashville.
Weekend Wrap-Up
It's the Batmobile.
So this was supposed to be the weekend when the 2019 box office finally came into its own...
Friday Box Office Analysis
Come see my movie or else.
"You've gotta stop pretending everything is awesome. It isn't."
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

February 17, 2019
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Aishwarya Rai
Other Updates

Upcoming Releases

This week's question:

In which film does a character exclaim: "One more season and Cal Rikpen is king! Cal Ripken is king! And I won't get to see it, 'cause I'll be in the woods!"

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Top 5 Movie Transvestites/Transsexuals
  1. John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch)
  2. Miriam Shor (Hedwig and the Angry Inch)
  3. Tim Curry (Rocky Horror Picture Show)
  4. John Lithgow (The World According to Garp)
  5. Jack Lemmon (Some Like It Hot)
This Date in Film History

The Marx brothers leave their hand- and footprints at Grauman's Chinese Theatre.


British actor Alan Bates is born in Allestree, Derbyshire, England.

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