Jeffrey Wright finds himself in a maximum-security prison for HBO's O.G.. The Westworld star is at the end of a 24-year sentence. On the verge of release, he begins a friendship with a new inmate that could jeopardize his freedom. Also starring Theothus Carter and William Fichtner, the film is slated for release February 23, 2019.
In the digital world of high-frequency trading, fortunes are made and lost in milliseconds. Two cousins from New York have an idea: Build a fiberoptic cable from New Jersey to Kansas, giving them a one millisecond edge on everyone else, with the potential to make them hundreds of millions in the blink of an eye. Getting fiber optic line built isn't easy, and between their old boss Eva Torres and the quixotic adventure to get it done, everyone involved will be pushed to their limit. The Hummingbird Project is directed by Kim Nguyen and stars Jesse Eisenberg, Salma Hayek, and Alexander Skarsgard. The film comes to theaters on March 15, 2019.
17-year-old Euronymous is on the verge of launching a phenomenon in 1987. His band Mayhem is intent on launching Norwegian black metal to the world, and to his bandmates, its more than just a genre of music. The film is based on the book of the same name, loosely telling the story of Mayhem and fellow black metal band Burzum in the 90s that ends in murder and burning churches. Directed by Jonas Åkerlund, Lords of Chaos comes to theaters February 8, 2019.
Armed once again with his iPhone, director Steven Soderbergh teams up with Moonlight writer Tarell Alvin McCraney for a Netflix sports drama. The two Oscar winners follow a sports agent during an NBA lockout who's attempting to pull off a "daring plan." Starring André Holland, Zazie Beetz, and Melvin Gregg, the film will be released February 8, 2019.
Mexican airline Aereomexico's number one destination is the United States. The United State's number one destination isn't Mexico — and Aereomexico wants that to change. In exchange for taking a DNA test, Aereomexico offered discounts to people in several states based on the percentage of Mexican ancestry in their results, making for a lot of surprised customers and a few changed minds.
If anyone is going to kill both Hitler and Big Foot, you know it's going to be Sam Elliot. Fresh off A Star is Born, Elliot plays Calvin Barr, a WWII veteran who took out the Nazi leader in a covert mission. Years later, he is summoned once again to save the world by hunting down an urban legend after the mythical creature begins spreading a deadly virus to humans. The film will be released in select theaters and On Demand February 8, 2019.
SimpliSafe teamed up with global design firm IDEO to create a home security experience more beautiful, powerful and intuitive than ever before. Rebuilt from the ground up with new safeguards to create a latticework of protection the new Simplisafe is half the size with double the range. It's also fifty percent louder, five times faster, and the system's wireless Keypad is soft, smooth and wakes with a touch. It's incredibly easy to set up in just a few minutes with no drilling, wiring or tools required and is offered at the same revolutionary price that made SimpliSafe the fastest growing home security company in the nation.
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After nearly a century of setting the standard in bootmaking, Viberg has entered the sneaker game. The only sneaker made entirely in Canada and the result of years of studying Nike and the Jordan Brand, they feature a silhouette that draws inspiration from classic athletic footwear from the 1980s and 90s. Each pair is built upon a Vibram Sphike RGS sole that you'd typically only find on a rugged hiking shoe. This robust foundation not only provides comfort but also gives you the best traction we've ever seen in a sneaker. The upper is lined with contrasting Italian horsehide panels and supported by soft padding at the tongue and collar, a heavyweight leather insole — the same one used on their boots — and a removable leather footbed. Available in black or white, each pair is finished with custom linen laces from Italy and use Viberg's #1003 Last.
Viberg sizing, take your equivalent US size listed next to the Viberg Size.
John is still running. After assassinating a member of the High Table, John finds himself with a $14 million bounty on his head. His only option is to get out of New York — and he's going to need help from a fellow assassin to do it. Keanu Reeves reprises his role as John Wick in the third installment of the action franchise, with Halle Berry starring as hitwoman Sofia. John Wick Chapter 3: Parabellum comes to theaters May 17, 2019.
The fracking boom brought a little prosperity to Little Woods, North Dakota — but like most everything else, it didn't stay long. Ollie got caught bringing medication back from Canada for her dying mother, and her probation is nearly over. Her mother dies, and her sister Deb shows up with problems — pregnant and with a deadbeat ex. The bank is about to foreclose on their home, and Ollie has one choice — to get back into the life she thought she'd left behind. Little Woods stars Tessa Thompson, Lilly James, and comes to theaters April 19, 2019.
For his first film score, Thom Yorke took on Luca Guadagnino's reboot of the horror film Suspiria. The Radiohead frontman performs songs from the soundtrack solo during a set of Live from Electric Lady Studios, including this piano rendition of "Suspirium." While the full album is already available, a B-side of unreleased material from the movie is coming out February 22nd.
June 18, 2018 was a day that changed America forever. On that day, the President of the United States announced the sixth major branch of the United States military — perfectly named the Space Force. With a mission to defend satellites and "perform other space-based tasks," children everywhere had a new life goal to replace being an astronaut (or president). While no one knows exactly what the Space Force will do, someone has to figure it out — and that someone is Steve Carell and the folks that brought you The Office in the new series Space Force, coming to Netflix.
Swiss athlete Nico Vuignier first hit the freeskiing scene with his Centriphone video and has since made a name with his creative approach to filming his exploits. His latest work is titled "Heatseeker", featuring night skiing with an interesting choice of lighting — massive emergency flares. Not only did they make for an excellent video, they also caused a few calls to the local police from concerned residents.
After just being announced last night, the lasted film in the Ghostbusters franchise already has a teaser trailer. While there isn't much info, the clip does let us know the Ecto-1 will reprise its role when the Jason Reitman-directed installment premieres during the summer of 2020.
The Russo Brothers take a break from the Marvel Universe to hop on the production side of another comic book series. Based on the graphic novels written by Rick Remender, the show will follow Marcus as he begins training in an underground school for aspiring assassins Deadly Class will premiere January 21, 2019, on SyFy.
Robert Pattinson leads Claire Denis' first English-language film High Life. The sci-fi horror follows a group of criminals who were tricked into boarding a spaceship heading toward a black hole looking for alternate energy. Things get weird when the onboard doctor Juliette Binoche starts conducting experiments of her own. Also starring Mia Goth and André 3000, the film is set for a U.S. release on April 12, 2019.
There's nothing quite as mesmerizing as a tourbillion complication on a luxury timepiece. And Era has not only created a beautiful example, but they've done it at a price that's considerably less than the majority of tourbillions on the market. The Prometheus Titan is built around a 44m hand-polished case with ultra-scratch resistant Sapphire glass that houses a dial with a GMT hour hand, day/night complication, — and of course — the elegant flow of the single-axis manual tourbillion movement. The platinum bezel with 78 round GH colored diamonds weighing 2.3 carats add an extra layer of class and brilliance, and the timepiece is finished with a Hornback style leather strap with quick release bars. The Titan arrives in a box made from pure custom wood that is lacquered carefully over hours and the watch is backed by Era's two-year international warranty.
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Made from hand-selected A36 hot rolled steel that is left untreated to allow it to age naturally and beautifully from season to season, Stahl's new X firepit will be a center of warmth and attention for generations. Each minimalist firepit is made in Portland, Oregon and includes four 3/16 inch steel pieces that can be assembled in minutes with no complicated parts or screws.
Height: 13.5" / Width: 32.5" / Length: 32.5" / Weight: 90 lbs.
Gordon Ramsay is a legend in the kitchen just like Shawn Marion and Caron Butler are legends on the court. The two worlds collide at London's Savoy Hotel when the NBA's finest go head-to-head in a steak cook-off with TV's most intimating chef as the judge. Surprisingly, Gordon was pretty happy with both dishes and everyone left the table with their dignity intact.
In the aftermath of the Rwandan genocide in 1994, Kate Ashby was adopted and raised in the UK by world-renowned human rights lawyer Eve Ashby. Kate has battled with her past her entire life and is now working as a legal investigator alongside her adoptive mother. The relationship between Kate and Eve approaches the breaking point when Eve takes a case against a militia leader in the International Criminal Court — and Kate finally confronts the shadow hanging over her since her birth. Written and directed by Hugo Blick, Black Earth Rising stars Michaela Coel, Harriet Walter, and John Goodman. The limited series premieres January 25, 2019, on Netflix.
On the 30th anniversary of Ted Bundy's execution, Netflix is releasing a docu-series following one of America's most notorious serial killers. Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes will use over 100 hours of death row interviews with Bundy himself along with archival footage to profile what some have called "the very definition of heartless evil." The four-part series will begin streaming on January 24, 2019.
Jake Gyllenhaal makes his supervillain debut by crashing Peter Parker's European vacation. Following up Homecoming, our friendly neighborhood Super Hero jumps across the pond, leaving New York and his duties behind, so he thought. Also starring, Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Keaton, Zendaya, and Jon Favreau, the film is slated for release July 5, 2019.
After Hereditary, A24 expands their horror portfolio with The Hole in the Ground. The Irish flick follows a mother and her son as they move to a new town. After an encounter with their mysterious neighbor, Chris goes missing. Although he returns quickly, the boy who came back isn't the same kid that left. Coming to theaters on March 1, 2019.
Organic labeled food and vegetables have gone from a trend to the mainstream in our grocery stores. With claimed benefits from more nutrients to being ethically and sustainably grown, buying organic has taken on the aspect of being a moral responsibility for many people. But the supposed advantages of organic food might not be as clearcut as you've been led to believe. Kurzgesagt looks at what science has to say about the organic vs regularly grown food debate.
Steve Albini is a rock legend that has worked with bands like Bush and Nirvana. But this isn't about his musical history. Albini is also now a legend at the table. In this mini-documentary, Stories from the Felt goes into the non-producer's past with poker and how he won his first WSOP Gold Bracelet in 2018.
Don't make the mistake of thinking Snoop Dogg is just a rapper. The LA native and hip-hop icon got a special invitation from NHL commissioner Gary Bettman to join the LA Kings broadcasting crew for a game against the Pittsburgh Penguins and show off his play-by-play chops. Snoop is just as quick-thinking in the booth as he is in front of a mic, reeling off some of the best color commentary you'll hear.
Deep in the crypts below Winterfell, the last of the Starks make their way past statues of their ancestors to confront three new likenesses — their own. Turning suddenly, an icy mist creeps inexorably towards them, threatening to engulf them all. Jon, Sansa, and Arya come face-to-face with the menace of the white walkers in this ominous teaser for the final season of Game of Thrones, premiering April 14, 2019 on HBO.
When Alex Honnold free solo climbed El Cpaitan — with no ropes or safety equipment — he raised the bar for climbing. Filming the monumental event wasn't nearly as challenging, but had its own set of problems, like finding experienced climbers that could also operate a camera, and overcoming the logistics of shooting a climb on a nearly-vertical, 3,000-foot rock face. Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin, the directors of Free Solo go into detail about how they shot one of the biggest feats in athletic history for the world to see.
The Punisher is back and he's as savage as ever. Season two sees Jon Bernthal's Frank Castle take down an entire bar of bad guys in his usually bloody fashion. Fans will also witness the evolution of friend-turned-foe Billy Russo after Frank wrecked his face. The Marvel series returns to Netflix January 18, 2019.
The city of La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, is the time capital of the world. Nestled in the Jura mountains, the area is known as "Watch Valley" and boasts some of the most highly-regarded — and highly expensive — watchmakers on the planet. Companies like Rolex, Patek Phiippe, and Tissot are headquartered here along with a complementary number of professionals dedicated to the intricacies of watchmaking. From the International Museum of Horology to a small shop specializing in restoration, La Chaux-de-Fonds keeps time like no other place on Earth.
From wavy blades of grass to detailed facial features, all gaming worlds are made up of one thing — triangles. Although the humble shape is pretty basic, it allows computers to process more detail, evolving games from simple boxes like Pong into the intricate landscapes you see today in Red Dead Redemption 2 and Fortnite.
Jake Gyllenhaal reunites with fellow Nightcrawler alum Dan Gilroy and Rene Russo for a twisted art thriller. It takes place in the contemporary art world where critics and creatives are driven by greed. Things take a gruesome turn when a supernatural force is released after a collection of paintings is found. Also starring Toni Collette, John Malkovich, Daveed Diggs, and Billy Magnussen, the film will release on Netflix February 1, 2019.