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Robert-Pattinson-As-Batman If you want to be a superhero you might want to rethink that idea if you’re not willing to put in the hours at the gym. Recently, playing the role of any superhero has been very physically demanding. And in the case of The Batman movie, with Robert Pattinson, was not going to be an exception to the rule. Previously, getting into the skin of billionaire Bruce Wayne and his alter ego, Batman, had already made actors like Christian Bale for the Nolan trilogy, and Ben Affleck for Batman v Superman, gain an impressive physical state. Especially Bale, who came from rolling The Machinist with only 110 lbs on his body. According…

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‘Cats’ CGI Changed After Trailer Backlash Cats director Tom Hooper says the movie’s CGI and visuals have evolved since the backlash to its original trailer. In the decades following its arrival in 1981, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats stage musical has gone on to become one of the most popular Broadway shows ever produced. It’s also known for being pretty out-there, even by Broadway standards, between its slim plot (a Christ allegory, basically) and humanoid cat characters. But as charmingly whimsical as many find the musical to be, it begs the question: how do you translate it to the big screen? Hooper, whose previous films include Best…

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titans robin in church Titans (DC Universe) For the comic book fans who enjoy when live-action adaptations play up the darkest and most adult angles imaginable, Titans is like The Boys with far less wink-at-the-camera hijinks, though the brooding DC Universe drama does have its share of offbeat humor. Bringing together DC comics heroes such as Robin/Nightwing, Raven, Starfire and Superboy, Titans currently has two seasons of angst-ridden storytelling ready for streaming, with a third on the way. Bonus comparison: those who don’t mind The Boys’ lack of team-based heroics might also appreciate Titans’ insistence on keeping its central team members at odds with one another. Two seasons of Titans are…

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Update: November 1, 2019: Apple TV Plus has officially launched. You can watch the selection of original episodes and series right now on the Apple TV app. You can also watch them on the web at tv.apple.com. https://youtu.be/Bt5k5Ix_wS8 Apple helped to launch the personal computer revolution in the 1980s with its Mac PCs. It also revolutionized the music industry in the 2000s with the iPod and iTunes. It jump-started the smartphone business with the iPhone in the late 2000s. More recently, it led the tablet and smartwatch markets with the iPad and Apple Watch. Now, CEO Tim Cook and the…

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The Godfather “Great men are not born great, they grow great . . .” The Godfather is often regarded as one of the greatest films ever made. This 1972 American crime film gets everything right. It is one of the most widely imitated and quoted movies of all time. Make sure to watch the second one shortly after! Fight Club “The things you own end up owning you” Fight Club is a dark and disturbing movie about two guys who set up an underground fight club. This unique film is stylish, sophisticated and entertaining with a story line that lures…

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7 Things Hollywood Gets Wrong About The Legal System Most of us will never step foot in a courtroom, because you’ll have to catch us first. But we sure hope that never happens, because legal dramas sure make the experience look intense. Big speeches! Sudden plot twists! Heartless criminals who almost escape justice! Sure, we all know that they’re exaggerating for the sake of good entertainment, but they’re probably at least getting the basics right. Aren’t they? Uh, well … 7. Lawyers Can’t Harass People Into Confessing Crimes The whole point of a criminal trial is to prove to a…

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Knives Out Frozen 2 Queen and Slim The Thanksgiving weekend box office will be another feast for Disney. The studio has had a record-breaking year at the box office that continued last weekend with the release of Frozen 2, which arrived with a massive $130.2 million haul. This weekend will see the arrival of a pair of newcomers in the form of Lionsgate’s Knives Out and Universal’s Queen and Slim. Both of which will do just fine, relatively speaking, but will come nowhere near taking the top spot away from Anna and Elsa. Frozen 2 will easily win the weekend box office and dominate the Thanksgiving holiday…

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Google tensions deepen over firings of ‘Thanksgiving Four’ Washington, DC (CNN Business)For years, Google was seen as the gold standard of office life. The company pushed workplace culture to new frontiers with enviable benefits such as free meals, office slides, onsite childcare and an emphasis on transparency. But Google (GOOG) is quickly developing a very different reputation as it confronts a mounting backlash from its own employees.Google’s internal critics have targeted a growing list of concerns in recent years, ranging from its handling of sexual misconduct allegations to its business dealings with the military. Workers have also questioned Google over a secret project, now shuttered,…

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b-lazy b-loaded Tesla CEO Elon Musk treated us to another reservation update on twitter, letting us know that the Cybertruck has now broken 250,000 pre-orders. The update comes less than a week after the truck’s reveal. Not only is the new number huge for less than a week of sales, but the rate at which reservations are coming in seems to be holding strong. Tesla got 41,000 reservations in ~23 hours between Saturday and Sunday. This new number represents an increase of 50,000 in 49 hours since Musk’s last update on the matter. That 50,000 reservations could be worth a minimum of $2…

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Filming has finished on season two of The Umbrella Academy. https://youtu.be/tZ0PxPqjfqo Stars of the superhero series confirmed the exciting news by posting videos and photos to their Instagram accounts, thanking the cast and crew for their all their hard work on the new series. Sharing a photograph of himself alongside two members of the production team, Tom Hopper, who plays Luther Hargreeves (Number One), wrote: “Our crew on @umbrellaacad are some of the hardest working I’ve ever come across. “They work insane hours to help make the show what it is. We are two days away from the end of…

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