LOS ANGELES -- In a rare weekend tug-of-war among three wildly different original films, the box-office figures are a testament to big-budget risks begetting big-time payoff -- at least, if you're Christopher Nolan.
The ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- The hunt for heroes can take grit, focus and, perhaps most of all, perseverance. For Lupe Garcia and Denise McCabe, the path into the coveted Hall H at Comic-Con International meant sleeping on the street ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Actor John Heard, known for his role as Kevin McCallister's father in the "Home Alone" movies, has died at age 71 in California, a spokeswoman for the coroner's office said Saturday.
Heard was found dead ...Read more
(UPI) An animal shelter in North Carolina is seeking the owners of a particularly hefty guest: a 30-pound cat that was brought in as a stray.
Chatham County Animal Shelter on Monday shared a photo of the tubby gray tabby ...Read more
Following is a partial schedule of coming movies on DVD. Release dates are subject to change:
25: The Boss Baby
25: Ghost in the Shell
25: Black Butterfly
25: Duck Dynasty Season 11...Read more
(UPI) A fearless warehouse worker in Alaska captured the moment a mother grizzly bear and her cubs wandered into his work space, leading him to chase them off.
The video, filmed Tuesday at a warehouse in Prudhoe Bay, ...Read more
(UPI) A group of men driving on a road in Belgium captured the moment a military tank on the road in front of them used a fast food eatery's drive-through.
The video, filmed Friday in Brussels, shows a tank traveling in ...Read more
(UPI) A man in China was spotted beating the sweltering summer heat by cooling off with a portable shower strapped to his back.
The video, filmed this month in Chongqing, shows a man in workout apparel cooling off at a ...Read more
Hexed: Consequences of Desire (Volume 1)Jason Woods
She knows the ancient rituals of her ancestors well and they always come through for her in subtle fashion. Only this time, the recipe works too well and she inadvertently unleashes a powerful supernatural force beyond her own comprehension. The greed of this force outmatches even that of ...
(UPI) A group of anglers using a drone to spot fish in Australia captured video of a massive crocodile dragging an entire cow through a river.
The video, posted to YouTube by user Trip In A Van, shows a crocodile -- ...Read more
(UPI) A shopper who turned heads at a Northern Ireland grocery store by bringing his leashed pet sheep inside said he wasn't violating the store's "no dogs" policy.
The man drew a crowd of astonished onlookers at the Lidl...Read more
It's safe to say that the last couple of minutes of Sunday night's Season 2 premiere of "Insecure" had viewers saying a variation of: "OMG ... what ... uh, did he just leave with his mail?"
(Warning: the rest of this post...Read more
Chester Bennington's Linkin Park bandmates wrote an open letter to their late vocalist on Monday that touched on his inner demons and their uncertain future.
Bennington, who also fronted Dead by Sunrise and later joined ...Read more
(UPI) The mayor of an upstate New York village said officials believe reports of an escaped alligator wandering the area to be true.
Whitney Point Mayor Ryan Reynolds said in a Facebook post that reports of alligator ...Read more
(UPI) Police said an Ohio student seen in a viral video using his parkour skills to evade police by climbing and jumping between rooftops was arrested moments later.
Will Pyron posted a series of videos to Facebook and ...Read more
(UPI) A Tennessee black bear took a break from the summer heat by going for a dip in a family's inflatable backyard pool.
Suzanne Whaley posted a video to Facebook showing the bear's visit to the inflatable wading pool in...Read more
(UPI) Animal rescuers in Britain said a team of movers unloading a family's shipping container captured an unusual stowaway -- a massive huntsman spider from Australia.
The RSPCA said movers unloading the shipping ...Read more
"The Queen of Hearts"
Offa Rex is a collaboration between British folk musician Olivia Chaney and the bookish American indie-rock band the Decemberists. With Chaney taking almost all the lead ...Read more
(Warning: This contains plot details from Sunday's episode of HBO's Game of Thrones. Read on at your own risk.)
It was a dark and stormy night, much like the one on which Daenerys Stormborn Targaryen (Emilia Clarke) was ...Read more
So things were going well there for the good guys for, what, a whole two-thirds of an episode? A plan was in place to begin to bring the realm together under at least moderately enlightened leadership. The power was ...Read more
(UPI) An Oklahoma museum dedicated to the heyday of Route 66 said it is nearing completion of its latest feature: The world's tallest gas pump.
The Heart of Route 66 Auto Museum in Sapulpa posted a video to Facebook ...Read more
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- Actor John Heard of 'Home Alone' fame found dead in California hotel
- At Comic-Con, the waiting may be the hardest part
- Rats work as kitten care takers at New York cat cafe
- Stiff drink: Coffee recalled due to Viagra-like ingredient