Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Entertainment

Netflix reports a summer slump in subscriber growth

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Netflix’s subscriber growth slowed dramatically during the summer months after surging in the spring fueled by pandemic lockdowns that corralled millions of people in their homes.

Duke and Duchess of Sussex convene session on digital world

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Creating online communities free of danger and misinformation is crucial in building a better world, the Duchess of Sussex told an online audience Tuesday during a special Time100 Talks episode she curated with her husband, Prince Harry.

Photo altered to Ice Cube, 50 Cent in ‘Trump 2020’ hats

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An altered photo of rappers Ice Cube and 50 Cent in hats that appear to show support for President Donald Trump circulated widely on social media Tuesday, fueled in part by a tweet by Eric Trump.

Netflix previews ‘Ma Rainey’ and Boseman’s final performance

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Netflix on Monday previewed George C. Wolfe's August Wilson adaptation “Ma Rainey's Black Bottom,” showcasing Chadwick Boseman's final performance opposite Viola Davis' powerhouse blues singer.

Liam Neeson’s ‘Honest Thief’ notches No. 1 at box office

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Liam Neeson’s thriller “Honest Thief” stole the top spot at the box office in yet another quiet weekend of moviegoing.

Review: Bruce Springsteen is back on E Street with life-affirming ‘Letter to You’

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Bruce Springsteen and his stalwart E Street Band were last seen together on a 2016 tour that included two four-hour dates at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia that were the longest marathons he's ever played.

The Chicago 7: A timeline of the protests, the clashes, the trial and the...

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The Democratic National Convention was held in Chicago in August 1968, in the summer of a tumultuous year. The events of that month, and a subsequent court case, are the subject of the new Aaron Sorkin movie "The Trial of the Chicago 7."

Review: ‘The West Wing’ reunion brings the fight to Trump. And it doesn’t even...

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Just after midnight Thursday, less than a month from Election Day, and with voting already underway across the country, HBO Max began streaming "A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote," a splendidly executed restaging of an old episode in support of Michelle Obama's nonpartisan, nonprofit group dedicated to getting people to the polls.

Tony Awards nominations 2020: The complete list

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Tony Awards nominations were announced Thursday, and the musical "Jagged Little Pill" led all shows with 15 nominations, followed by "Moulin Rouge! The Musical" with 14 and "Tina: The Tina Turner Musical" and "Slave Play" with 12.

Commentary: ‘Caliphate’ let listeners hear what they wanted to hear about Muslims. And fear...

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Once a crown jewel in the Gray Lady's multimedia expansion, the award-winning production is now at the center of a scandal that pits profit and the race for more subscribers against journalistic integrity. The New York Times, like Hollywood and Washington, banked on Americans' fear of terrorism and won.

Review: Netflix’s Blackpink documentary offers a surprisingly intimate look behind the K-pop curtain

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By Mikael Wood Los Angeles Times (TNS) Blackpink’s debut album hasn’t even been out for two weeks, and already the members of this K-pop girl group have the end in mind. In fact, Jennie, Jisoo, Rosé...

‘Honest Thief’ review: Liam Neeson, with heart. And more homemade explosives.

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In “Honest Thief,” in theaters this Friday if you’re good with that, Liam Neeson portrays a softer, PG-13-rated side of the morally righteous lone wolves running through his 21st century movie career

Margaret Nolan, actress in James Bond film ‘Goldfinger’ and Beatles movie ‘A Hard Days...

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Longtime actress and artist Margaret Nolan, who had a memorable role in the classic 1964 James Bond movie “Goldfinger,” has died.

Review: When a young man went on a spiritual pilgrimage and met the Beatles

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You never know whom you’ll run into on the road to enlightenment. For a heartbroken, 20-something Canadian, his sojourn to India led him to the Fab Four.

Broadway extends shutdown through May 2021 as Great White Way remains dark

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The show won’t go on along the Great White Way until the middle of 2021 — at the earliest.

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