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New York NY/USA-January 5, 2020 The Regal Cinemas in Times Square in New York. Editorial credit: rblfmr / Shutterstock.com
In the latest setback on the film industry's recovery during the pandemic in the US and UK, Cineworld Group's CEO Mooky Greidinger puts the blame on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on his inflexibility The decision to temporarily shutter its cinemas again comes on the heels of MGM and Eon's to delay the 25th Bond[...]
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South Park fans are now only hours away from learning how Stan, Kyle, Cartman, Kenny, and the rest of the denizens of South Park have been faring during the COVID pandemic, with series co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone offering viewers of the long-running animated series a (socially-distanced) look into their lives with the one-hour episode "The Pandemic[...]
South Park: Denver Broncos Adds Cutouts to Stands in Game vs. Bucs
The latest stunt comes from the Denver Broncos, where an entire section at their home at Empower Field at Mile High is filled with South Park townsfolk cutouts in advance of their game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the hour-long 24th season premiere called "The Pandemic Special." Creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker, who[...]
South Park Pandemic Special - Official Trailer
Wondering how Stan, Kyle, Cartman, Kenny, and the rest of the denizens of South Park have been faring during the COVID pandemic? Well, Comedy Central and series co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are going to offer viewers of the long-running animated series a (socially-distanced) peek into their lives on September 30th with the one-hour episode[...]
Man using a virtual reality headset while watching a movie in a theatre. By wavebreakmedia/Shutterstock
As many changes as the cinema chains try to make, the businesses won't likely recover in its former glory for quite some time due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic Many chains incorporate gimmicks like D-Box, where the participant is on the recipient of force feedback technology to "feel" the film The majority of multiplexes already[...]
"Q&A" -- Episode SF #007 -- Pictured (l-r): Ethan Peck as Spock; Rebecca Romijn as Number One; Anson Mount as Captain Pike of the the CBS All Access series STAR TREK: SHORT TREKS. Photo Cr: Michael Gibson/CBS ©2019 CBS Interactive, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The sticking point is how the COVID 19 pandemic affected the production of every Star Trek series but allowed to keep writers ahead of schedule noting how Discovery writers are already planning into season four Kurtzman provided an update on every active live-action Trek series "We've been running all of our writers' rooms on Zoom,[...]
Niantic Extends Pandemic Bonuses in Pokémon GO, But For How Long?
Though restrictions have eased in many places, the COVID-19 pandemic is not over and is, in many areas, worsening The Pokémon GO bonuses were set to expire this week, but have been extended for thirty-three additional days With the future uncertain, though, and Pokémon GO players adjusting to this new way of life and gameplay, how long[...]
Joe Pera and friend (Image: Adult Swim)
His style is wholesome, relaxing, and…intended to put you to sleep? In an interview with Deadline, Pera discusses his influences, subdued comedy style, and his Emmy-hopeful pandemic series, Relaxing Old Footage with Joe Pera. Joe Pera and friend (Image: Adult Swim) His idea behind it was to take unused footage from his Adult Swim show and put[...]
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We looked at the big rollout on Wednesday, but he gave further promotional details to ICV2 earlier in the week, telling us all about, as he put it, 'pandemic collectibles', saying It was my son Josh's idea to utilize, effectively, a cross between the Comics Code Authority stamp and the Marvel Value Stamp The slogan, of[...]
Joe Hendry's McDonalds-themed Oasis cover has racked up views all over social media.
And Hendry's musical talents are paying off big for Ring of Honor during the pandemic, as Hendry has produced a viral hit with a song parodying Oasis's Wonderwall about the lack of McDonald's and its subsequent reopening. "Today was gonna be the day that I went and got a double cheese," Hendry sings, mimicking the vocal[...]
Donald Trump shakes hands with Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter at a bill signing.
Claudia and Nelson Peltz, Leni and Peter May, Hallie Dunn and Matt Peltz are the other three couples. Donald Trump shakes hands with Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter at a bill signing. The Palm Beach County Food Bank provides food for more than 200,000 residents; the report reveals, up from 100,000 before the pandemic and its economic effects[...]
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The coronavirus pandemic is already causing some shops to shutter, not just for the duration, but for good Bleeding Cool previously reported that's what Lee's Comics was doing, but a few more comic stores have made a similar decision More stores opened in 2019 than closed, but it is unlikely anyone will be able to[...]
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She teams up with a soldier for hire, Caleb, and Neema, a secret revolutionary as she ventures back out into the real world. Yo, who lives in Seattle, talks about how he had not anticipated that around the time of release, the world of the book would reflect the world he was living in. Yo chatted about[...]
5 Movies That Prove That Vampires Were Always the Plague
That's why in this moment of pandemic-driven barred doors and empty streets, we wanted to present to you five vampire films that took just "shelter in place" orders and gave them teeth. Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) dir by Werner Herzog Available on Prime Just as in the silent 1921 original, the vampire presented in Nosferatu is[...]