Overpaid Jerks
2018 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz.
A Big East revival, a Heisman winner, a retiring coach and a collapsing franchise. Buckley up, here comes our sports recap quiz for the 50th week in 2018.
Weekend Wrap-Up
Don't ask her what she's reading..
The Void continues as the studios don't even bother releasing anything at all this weekend. Entering theaters now would still be a week too far away to really take advantage of the holiday box office season, and so all the films in theaters since Thanksgiving weekend decline varying amounts.

Friday Box Office Analysis
Little person.
We return to The Void, which means that nothing new was released (unless you count a Schindler's List re-release that finished outside the top 12).
This Is So Last Week
2018 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
A wedding, a possession, a scorned holiday possession and the Golden Globes. Dig our pop culture recap quiz for the 49th week of 2018.
Weekend Forecast
We're saying that a lot in 2018.
We're two weeks away from the big Christmas box office season so we're sure to be inundated by a huge number of... hold on...
December 2018 Forecast
December's future owner.
This year takes a turn away from the usual December collection of fantasy epics and big-star comedies.
Hidden Gems
Looking for something batshit crazy? Here's your hookup.
Werner Herzog is one of the great filmmakers we’ve ever been gifted by the filmmaking gods.
Movie Review: Widows
So many faces.
“Widows” is a deeper-than-usual heist picture with touches here and there of a Steve McQueen film.
Survivor: David vs. Goliath
It's a two-parter!

Part One
Part Two

Overpaid Jerks
2018 Weekly Sports Trivia Quiz
An RB fired, a coach booted, a division clinched and championships won. If you get a question wrong on our weekly sports recap quiz, don't worry - you'll get a do-over when the Steelers will jump offsides again.
Weekend Wrap-Up
What is the Void?
Welcome to The Void. Historically, the studios shy away from major releases on the post-Thanksgiving weekend.
Friday Box Office Analysis
Girl talk
It's the weekend after Thanksgiving, which means we have entered The Void (as Tim Briody calls it).
So Last Week....
2018 Weekly Entertainment, Celebrity and Pop Culture Trivia Quiz
Thanksgiving openers, mournful passings, a rock band on Mars and a $750K fine. Hey, look! It's our pop culture week-in-review quiz for the 48th week of 2018.
The Big Picture
Recent & upcoming films, awards and, if we're lucky, home phone numbers

December 11, 2018
Career notes, awards, recent and upcoming movies.

Featured today:

Rob Schneider
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This week's question:

To which song is Mike air-drumming right before he knocks out Alan in a 2009 film?

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Top 5
Stephanie DeGateo's
Top 5 Actors Who Inexplicably Starred in '70s Disaster Movies
  1. Jack Lemmon (Airport '77)
  2. Paul Newman (The Towering Inferno)
  3. James Stewart (Airport '77)
  4. Helen Hayes (Airport)
  5. Fred Astaire (The Towering Inferno)
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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