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Adidas Originals: Trippy, Hippy and Happy

Possibly the strangest, most entertaining and most discussable ad of 2017 so far is a spot for Adidas Originals, “Original Is Never Finished.” Set to Frank Sinatra’s “My Way” — in itself not an original idea — this nearly psychedelic spot reinterprets the tune in a hyper-contemporary

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On Broadway, August Wilson’s “Jitney” Is Something to Prize

There was a lovely moment at the Screen Actors Guild Awards this year when actor Denzel Washington, clearly surprised by his win for Fences — a film he’d also produced and directed, mind you — rattled off a litany of great American playwrights, ending with

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Desert Island Discs for “The Man in the High Castle”

Actor Lee Shorten shows up as Sergeant Yoshida in nearly every episode of the first two seasons of Amazon’s Emmy-winning breakout series The Man in the High Castle so you can be damned sure he knows this disturbing alternate reality as well as our own

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Coming Soon on Netflix: 15 Films From Sundance 2017

In 2015, Netflix spent $12 million on the Idris Elba drama Beasts of No Nation. (Smart move considering Elba went on to get a Screen Actors Guild Award for the movie.) And since then, Sundance has been the El Dorado for streaming sites mining for

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Who Gave the Best Super Bowl Halftime Show Ever?

Whether you’re a diehard football fan or you only show up because Karen’s hosting and she makes the best Buffalo Chicken Dip, the Super Bowl halftime show is a big deal. It’s your chance to enjoy a little music between commercials, relax from the intensity