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'The Cloverfield Paradox' splashes, then crashes on Netflix

'The Cloverfield Paradox' splashes, then crashes on Netflix

Netflix's surprise debut of "The Cloverfield Paradox" immediately after the Super Bowl comes into clearer focus upon seeing the movie, making the clever marketing maneuver feel less like an industry "game-changer," as some were quick to proclaim it Sunday, then adopting the old maxim, "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade."
Quentin Tarantino responds to Uma Thurman allegations

Quentin Tarantino responds to Uma Thurman allegations

Quentin Tarantino called the car crash that injured Uma Thurman on the set of their film "Kill Bill" "one of the biggest regrets" of his life.
Kylie Jenner reveals her baby's name

Kylie Jenner reveals her baby's name

First-time mom Kylie Jenner has named her daughter Stormi.
'Black Panther' pounces onto Marvel's top tier

'Black Panther' pounces onto Marvel's top tier

Black superheroes have reached the screen before, but seeing the collective weight of Marvel/Disney thrown behind a blockbuster like "Black Panther" still feels like a cultural watershed, one that the movie exuberantly embraces. Boasting perhaps the strongest supporting characters yet among Marvel titles, director Ryan Coogler's visually dynamic film should transform a lesser-known comic-book hero into a household na...
'Altered Carbon' yields muddled sci-fi formula on Netflix

'Altered Carbon' yields muddled sci-fi formula on Netflix

Netflix has taken more than a few flyers on big, splashy, time-wasting projects, and "Altered Carbon" -- a sci-fi experiment gone awry -- joins that pantheon of the quickly forgettable. Based on Richard K. Morgan's novel, the series looks great -- starting with Joel Kinnaman, who spends a lot of time showing off his commitment to the gym -- but in terms of substance, offers little more than an empty sleeve.
13 questions with singer Charlie Puth

13 questions with singer Charlie Puth

Singer and songwriter Charlie Puth is known for his chart-topping hits, but what fans might not know is that he has a penchant for late-night online shopping and an irrational fear of crowds.
Octavia Spencer plans on treating to see 'Black Panther'

Octavia Spencer plans on treating to see 'Black Panther'

If you live in Mississippi, you may get the chance to see "Black Panther" courtesy of Octavia Spencer.
DJ who lost Taylor Swift groping case has a new job

DJ who lost Taylor Swift groping case has a new job

David Mueller has a new radio job, and that's not sitting well with some folks.