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This Is So Last Week
2017 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz.
A much-watched trial comes to an end. So too does an incredible music streak. A tour is postponed and Netflix makes deals in our pop culture recap quiz for the 33rd week of 2017.
Friday Box Office Analysis
Bodyguard and buddy!.
With the power of its leads, The Hitman's Bodyguard opens relatively well, saving a lazy August box office weekend.
     


 
 
Weekend Forecast
Nice pants!
It's a real “dog days of summer” weekend, as a couple of genre films with limited prospects hit the theaters.
Movie Review: Dunkirk
Dumb Americans ask What's a Dunkirk?
With Dunkirk, Christopher Nolan proves once again that he’s one of the most ambitious directors working today.
Doctor Strange
Doctor Strange Trivia Quiz
Another Marvel comic sprung from obscurity is Doctor Strange, a superhero who fights against the usurpers of the Dark and Mirror Dimensions.
5 Ways to Comic Con
Look out for Hulk!
Here we are, folks. As of this latest version of the article, I am adding this new introduction to the original introduction while on the first day of my family vacation.
Viking Night: Samurai Cop
What is this I can't even.
Samurai Cop has earned, through no small amount of hard work, a hallowed spot on the Viking Night list of Worst Things Ever.
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones: Eastwatch Trivia Quiz
Is Winter here yet? Is Winter here yet? Is Winter here yet? You may know the answer to this question, but how well do you know Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5: Eastwatch?
Movie Review: Landline
Bathtub hangout!
What's good about Landline, the second major feature from Gillian Robespierre (the first being Obvious Child, unseen by me) is that it doesn't confine itself to any one category.
Review - Annabelle: Creation
Just once I'd like to see a movie where the doll isn't creepy.
Some things should stay dead.

Not ghosts and demons; they can do what they want. I’m talking about overextended film franchises.
Overpaid Jerks
2017 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
A city's baseball faithful sees its star goes down, while its basketball arena is renamed: Sports recap quiz for the 33rd week of 2017.
Weekend Wrap-Up
This is fine!
Thank goodness we have Annabelle: Creation opening this weekend, or the box office would be in even more trouble than it is.
Friday Box Office Analysis
What a nice doll that is... AHHHHHH!
Waking up the August box office, a $15 million Friday for the Annabelle sequel is right in line with the October 2014 opening day of the first film.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

August 19, 2017
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

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A telex sent during this movie reads, in part:
Hollywood Option Approved -- Good Luck
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Top 5
Calvin Trager's
Top 5 Favorite Nude Scenes
  1. Julie Warner (Doc Hollywood)
  2. Rebecca De Mornay (Risky Business)
  3. Melanie Griffith (Nobody's Fool)
  4. Nicole Kidman (Eyes Wide Shut)
  5. Amanda Peet (The Whole Nine Yards)
This Date in Film History
  1977:

Master of the double entendre Groucho Marx is conveyed to the ferryman by pneumonia in Los Angeles, California.


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