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When I was young(er), my Boston-based family would occasionally shlep out to Connecticut to visit my great-grandmother in her old age home. These excursions were annoying and generally unremarkable, but I do have one very specific memory of those trips…

PARK CITY – Even if you are intimately familiar with Boots Riley’s musical career and progressive politics it cannot prepare you for his bold directorial debut, “Sorry To Bother You,” which premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival on Saturday night…

Not to fear, this isn’t a remake of the classic by Andrei Tarkovsky. Instead, this “Nostalgia” comes from another uh, auteur, filmmaker Mark Pellington, who has directed “Henry Poole Is Here” and “I Melt With You.&#8…

Is it time for the Dakota Fanning-aissance? The actress held the Fanning family limelight for a quite a while, but it has since been overtaken by her sister Elle Fanning. However, with a hotly buzzed new series coming soon with “The Alienist,&#82…

It seems that anthology series’ are making something of a comeback recently, with FX running multiple season long anthologies from “Fargo” to “American Crime Story” to “Feud” and beyond. Hulu’s new show, however, seems to be following Netflix’s “Black Mirror” (with a dash of “Stranger Things“) with their own sci-fi fantasy anthology series “Dimension 404.” Telling different stories about futuristic technological advances, each episode is a self contained story with Mark Hamill bridging the episodes by serving as the series narrator. Continue reading Hulu Mixes ‘Stranger Things’ & ‘Black Mirror’ In Trailer For Anthology Series ‘Dimension 404’ at The Playlist.

We live in the age of TMI and everyone sharing their thoughts and experiences seemingly moment by moment. And as that happens, there are no shortage of advertisers, data specialists and more, vacuuming up the trailer of information we leave behind about the products we like, the places we visit, the books we read, and even where our political affiliations may lie. And that serves as the foundation for James Ponsoldt‘s “The Circle.” Based on the book by Dave Eggers, and starring Tom Hanks, Emma Watson, and John Boyega, the story follows a young woman who lands a great job at a leading, Google-esque tech firm that pushes the idea on their users of full transparency. Continue reading Emma Watson Discovers The Secret Of ‘The Circle’ In New Trailer at The Playlist.