Day: September 29, 2015

Film Review: ‘Everything Is Copy’

September 29, 2015

Courtesy of New York Film Festival Both as warm and as no-holds-barred blunt as its subject, “Everything Is Copy” proves a stirring portrait of Nora Ephron by her son, writer-director Jacob Bernstein. Ephron passed away in 2012 at the age of 71 from leukemia, a fatal disease whose manifestation she kept secret from all but […]

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A cosmic coincidence too good to be true?

A cosmic coincidence too good to be true?

September 29, 2015

The announcement that water has been found on the Red Planet just happens to have emerged at the same time as the Matt Damon film, with Nasa branding all over it, is released. Spooky, or what? They’ve offered an answer to David Bowie’s famous question about whether there is life on Mars. Well … yes! […]

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Thor and The Vision kiss in Avengers bloopers

September 29, 2015

The Avengers: Age of Ultron blooper reel is here, giving us all sorts of ideas for fan fiction.  Marvel shared the new footage Monday that sees the lighter side of crime-fighting and world-saving. Tony Stark encourages Thor and Captain America to dance, with Steve Rogers moving by himself later. Bruce Banner tries to pick up the […]

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The Martian director Ridley Scott says he knew about Mars water for months

September 29, 2015

NASA’s big announcement that liquid water exists on the surface of Mars — raising hopes of past or present life on the red planet — came at a perfect time for Fox’s sci-fi film The Martian. Too perfect, some might say. Within moments of the announcement, Twitter began lighting up with cynicism and sarcasm suggesting […]

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