Netflix may be missing an opportunity in horror movies

Netflix may be missing an opportunity in horror movies

A button to launch the Netflix app is seen on a remote control in this illustration photo in Warsaw, Poland, April 25, 2019. Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty Images There’s a big question of money haunting Netflix. In recent years, the streamer has spent big on flashy blockbuster-style action movies like “The Gray Man” … Read more

Netflix’s video game push sees few subscribers playing with it

Netflix’s video game push sees few subscribers playing with it

Netflix is ​​accelerating its push into video games with plans to double its catalog of offerings by the end of the year, but so far few of the streaming giant’s subscribers are playing. Since last November, the company has been rolling out the games to keep users engaged between show releases. The games are only … Read more

Antitrust lawsuit puts book publishing industry in the dock

Antitrust lawsuit puts book publishing industry in the dock

NEW YORK (AP) — Justice Department efforts to block merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster is not just a showcase of the Biden administration’s tougher approach to corporate consolidationit’s a rare moment for the publishing industry itself to be put in the dock. In the first week of a scheduled two- to … Read more

Season 1, Episode 4, “The Fielder Method”

Season 1, Episode 4, “The Fielder Method”

Nathan Fielder in RepetitionPhoto: Courtesy of HBO Can you ever be authentic if you are paralyzed by your own self-awareness? As I ask myself this question every day, I’m writing it down today because that’s what I was wondering when I finished the fourth episode of Nathan Fielder’s genre-defying series. Repetition. Apparently, the non-fiction show … Read more

Jennette McCurdy was told to drink alcohol as a child actor

Jennette McCurdy was told to drink alcohol as a child actor

Former child star Jennette McCurdy is candid about the abuse she allegedly suffered as a Nickelodeon star in the 2000s. McCurdy, 30, detailed many of the issues she faced while appearing on her hit TV show “iCarly” in her upcoming memoir, “I’m Glad My Mom Died,” including an alleged incident where she was photographed in … Read more

Pete Davidson and Co kill

Pete Davidson and Co kill

Did Mr. Sweetgreen kill Miss Uber with the meme in the TikTok? This is the modern vibe of the new horror movie “Bodies Bodies Bodies”. Sure, serial killers are scary, but not as scary as being in your twenties today. Or, heck, just being surrounded by people in their twenties. A friend suggested to me … Read more

“Genredoms”, “male skew” and other dumb stuff from today’s HBO Max/Discovery+ merger

“Genredoms”, “male skew” and other dumb stuff from today’s HBO Max/Discovery+ merger

Image: Discovery of Warner Bros. After days of taking precision shots in the library of its own streaming service, HBO Max, David Zaslav, CEO of Warner Bros. Discovery went for the kill today. Speaking to investors, Zaslav revealed on a Q2 profit, call his plans to blend HBO Max and Discovery+ into one big mushy … Read more

Judge: Kevin Spacey must pay ‘House of Cards’ creators $30 million

Judge: Kevin Spacey must pay ‘House of Cards’ creators  million

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ruled Thursday that Kevin Spacey and his production companies are to pay the creators of “House of Cards” nearly $31 million for losses caused by his firing in 2017 for sexual harassment of crew members. Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mel Red Recana’s ruling gives the force of law … Read more

The video game “Stray” cat brings certain advantages to real cats

The video game “Stray” cat brings certain advantages to real cats

NEW YORK (AP) — The virtual hero cat of new video game sensation “Stray” isn’t just meandering along rusty pipes, jumping over unidentified slimes and decoding clues in a seemingly abandoned. The bold orange tabby also helps real-world cats. Through online fundraising platforms, players play “Stray” while broadcasting live for the public to raise money … Read more

Beyoncé officially drops Kelis’ Sample Off Renaissance album; Monica Lewinsky calls for a similar move in 2013 song

Beyoncé officially drops Kelis’ Sample Off Renaissance album;  Monica Lewinsky calls for a similar move in 2013 song

Beyoncé attends the premiere of Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ at Dolby Theater on July 09, 2019 in Hollywood, California.Photo: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Last week, we told you on how singer “Bossy” Kelis called Beyonce and former music manager Pharrell Williams for interpolating his 2003 hit song “Milkshake” on Bey just came out Renaissance album … Read more