Netflix is following-up their bleak, post-apocalyptic thriller Bird Box with the bleak, post-apocalyptic thriller IO. Instead of losing their ability to see, this film takes place in a time where Earth has become too toxic to breathe. Most of humanity has already escaped to Jupiter's moon but a couple survivors must decide whether to stay and save their planet or flee it before the final shuttle launches. Starring Margaret Qualley and Anthony Mackie, IO premieres January 18, 2019.
Jodan Peele strikes again. In collaboration with Charlie Sanders, the writer and director transports viewers to a not-so-distant future filled with familiar faces ranging from LeVar Burton to Rosario Dawson, as they navigate life below and above the line. The sci-fi-heavy anthology series will also feature appearances from Mark Hamill, Laverne Cox, Steven Yeun, Sara Gilbert, and Michael Cera when it debuts on YouTube Premium February 13, 2019.
In 2008, a Pakistani terrorist group launched attacks across Mumbai, India. The highest-profile of these attacks took place at the Taj Mahal Palace hotel, which killed 167 people. Based on true events, Hotel Mumbai recounts the story of chef Hemant Oberoi and a waiter who chose to risk their lives to save others. Starring Dev Patel, Hotel Mumbai comes to theaters in March 2019.
Jordan Peele has been a busy man. In the midst of writing and directed a highly successful film and a highly anticipated one, the actor has also managed to produce a documentary following John and Lorena Bobbitt. The four-part series will go back to 1993 to reevaluate the events leading up the now infamous scandal. Lorena will premiere on Amazon Prime February 15, 2019.
He was the best choreographer on Broadway. She was one of the most critically acclaimed performers on Broadway — and when their paths inevitably crossed, it started one of the most talked-about romances of the stage. Bob Fosse was a dancer who would go on to win multiple Tony awards for and an Oscar for choreography and directing. Bob and Gwen Verdon married in the 60s, and while they separated in the early 70s, they were never divorced, and Fosse would die in Verdon's arms in 1987. Fosse/Verdon follows Fosse and Verdon through their tumultuous relationship and the amazing art they created together. The series premiers on FX in April 2019.
Few people get to see our planet from above. But thanks to new footage from the International Space Station and the slick editing skills of Bruce W. Berry Jr, now everyone can enjoy an astronaut's-eye-view of Earth.
After an intense workout, you don't want to undo all of your training by chugging down a ton of unnecessary calories. LyteZone Sports Drink replenishes your body with the electrolytes it needs without the chemicals and sweeteners it doesn't. The Ionic electrolyte water is packed with magnesium, potassium, and sodium that aid in water absorption, energy conversion, and proper brain function to rebalance your body after physical activity. Instead of an artificial and overly sweet taste, LyteZone cools you down with a refreshing organic lemon flavor that is non-GMO, gluten-free, vegan, and Whole30 Approved.
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Aquaman is now the highest grossing film in the DC Universe. A large piece of its success is thanks to the insane amount of special effects that went into creating the visuals. In this behind-the-scenes footage, fans get to see just how the underwater world came to life.
With the release of standalone VR headsets like the Oculus Go, virtual reality is now mobile. Holoride aims to add tactile sensory experiences to VR — something that dovetails nicely with wireless headsets — by adding AR and VR to your car ride. Using GPS data, Holoride merges the scenery around you with augmented or virtual worlds, making the commuting a whole new experience.
Netflix's Black Mirror: Bandersnatch is a legitimate attempt at interactive television — something that has been tried before, but with less-than-stellar results. Following the story of a young programmer who tries to adapt a fantasy novel into a video game, the show has something along the lines of eight endings. Not just a technical challenge, writing a compelling story is hard enough without finding multiple ways to end it. Go behind the scenes as the crew talks about what it took to bring the Bandersnatch to the screen for what might be a landmark moment in TV.
A scene after the end of the credits in Avengers: Infinity War set the stage for the latest addition to the MCU — Captain Marvel. The film follows Carol Danvers' return to Earth with her superpowers after joining the Spaceforce, which means this won't be an origin story. Carol seems to have forgotten much of her life before joining the Spaceforce, with flashbacks to her time as a child, basic training, and flying in the Air Force. The trailer also shows a young Nick Fury, a lot less cynical than when we initially met him in Iron Man. Starring Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson, Captain Marvel comes to theaters March 8, 2019.
Building a guitar was once the province of skilled luthiers, selecting wood for their tonal properties and shaping each piece by hand to create an instrument. Then came Leo Fender, who brought guitar making into the modern age by taking a page from the automotive industry and simplifying the process — and cementing the guitar as the most popular instrument in the world. Fender's production techniques also brought guitar building to the masses and unleashed a massive amount of creativity to the form. This guitar by Burls Art is made of 1200 colored pencils set in epoxy resin and one of the most creative guitars we've ever seen.
Duncan Vizla is settling into retirement. He has a nice cabin in the woods. He keeps to himself. He's having a great time — maybe. But Vizla's career isn't as far behind him as he'd like. As the best assassin on the planet, Vizla is worth more to his former employer dead than alive — and they're sending an army of young killers to collect. Mads Mikkelsen stars as Duncan Vizla, aka The Black Kaiser, in this adaptation of Victor Sanos' webcomic and graphic novels by the same name. Polar starts streaming on Netflix January 25, 2019.
Not everyone will get the chance to sit behind the wheel of a real Formula 1 race car in their lifetime but if you've got 500 hours and an abundance of cardboard, you could be closer to that dream than you think.
Hanna is missing. Hinting at an origin story, Amazon's original series Hanna looks to take a more in-depth look at the title character and her mercenary father, fleshing out the 2011 action thriller of the same name. Written by David Farr, who wrote the script for the film, Hanna stars Joel Kinnaman and Mireille Enos, who were previously together in The Killing. Esme Creed-Miles plays the title character, with the series coming to Amazon in March 2019.
Leaning on decades of audio experience, Grado took their time developing their first Bluetooth headphone. It was worth the wait. The GW100 delivers the effortless detail and power the brand is known for, using the same signature drivers. Their open-back design is a world first for Bluetooth headphones and has been built to reduce escaping sound by up to 60% compared to wired open-backs. And while the wires might be missing, Grado's timeless design language remains intact, ensuring they look great with any ensemble.
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From its design to its assembly, The Bed by Thuma takes a minimalist approach to the bedroom. The sleek platform bed is handcrafted from natural wood in a warm walnut hue. Using sturdy Japanese joinery, its construction is naturally creak-free and makes for easy setup. The whole thing can be put together in about five minutes with two screws and zero tools. The legs are already fitted with scratch-resistant cork pads and offer a 9-inch clearance for under-bed storage. A comfortable Pillowboard completes the modern styling while also supporting your pro-lounge lifestyle. The Bed is available in Dark Charcoal or Light Linen and ships free right to your doorstep.
Although he's lousy at making tea, the King of the North would like you to join him for some. Sign up through Omaze and you and a friend will get the VIP treatment starting with tea at London's exclusive Groucho Club with Jon Snow (luckily he won't be making it) before heading to the Vaudeville Theatre to watch Kit Harington in his play True West. The prize includes airfare and hotel and the donations go to benefit Mencap.
In the wasteland of Cold War-era Poland love can be a hard thing to come by — and even more difficult to keep. Two people — one a musical director, the other a young singer — find themselves becoming romantically entangled. With their completely different backgrounds and personalities, the two struggle against themselves and the world they live in to stay together. Directed by Pawel Pawlikowski, Cold War stars Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, and is playing select theaters now.
Divorced and working a drab office job, Gloria Bell is on a mission to find her best self. Spending her nights dancing in LA singles clubs, Gloria meets Arnold — and the two fall into a surprise romance that throws Gloria's life on an unexpected path. Chilean director Sebastián Lelio's remake of his Spanish-language film Gloria stars Julianne Moore, John Turturro, Michael Cera, and opens March 9, 2019.
Something isn't right with Miles. Something has taken over Miles, and Sarah, his mother, wants to find out what. Torn between protecting her family and protecting Miles, Sarah attempts to find out what is wrong with Miles at the risk of destroying everything she loves. Starring Orange is the New Black's Taylor Schilling, Jackson Robert Scott, and Peter Mooney, The Prodigy comes to theaters February 8, 2019.
A great survival film should include a hellish landscape, gruesome tactics, and a badass lead. Judging from the first clip, Arctic looks like it'll fit the description. The story follows Mads Mikkelsen after his rescue helicopter crashes, killing the pilot and leaving the only passenger injured. Now, he must find his own way to safety. Directed by first-timer Joe Penna, the movie is set to release in February 2019.
Tesla builds some of the most technologically advanced cars on the planet — but there's still plenty of humans on the assembly line. In this time-lapse, a Tesla Model 3 goes from empty shell to a fully-functioning EV in 48 seconds.
Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody was a success at the box office, with Rami Malek's turn as legendary frontman Freddie Mercury garnering rave reviews. The penultimate scene is Queen's performance at the 1985 Live Aid concert to raise money for the famine in Ethiopia, which was recreated in full for the film, although only about half of the performance made it into the final cut. Here is the film performance side-by-side with footage from Queen's Live Aid show. The full 20-minute-plus cut from the film will be released when Bohemian Rhapsody gets its digital and Blu-Ray versions.
Two years in the making, master metalsmith Seth Gould has completed a masterpiece. This intricate lockbox requires two keys and a series of turns, presses, and hidden compartments to open. Each piece — from springs to screws — was forged, filed, lathed, and otherwise handmade by Gould. "Forged and Filed" captures the process of creating the lockbox, all set to music with percussion provided by the sounds of Gould's workshop.
In medieval Korea, a dead king comes back from the dead — and a plague is unleashed on the living. A prince must take up a fatal quest to find the truth behind the plague, crossing the country in search of the source. South Korean writer Kim Eun-hee has adapted her webcomic "Land of the Gods" to a screenplay for the Netflix series Kingdom, a fantastic take on the zombie apocalypse. Directed by Kim Seong-hun, Kingdom stars Ju Ji-hoon, Bae Doona, Ryu Seung-ryong, and premieres January 25, 2019.
John Malkovich becomes the latest actor to bring Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot to life in a new series for Amazon Prime. The three-part adaptation follows the Belgian detective as he tries to catch a serial killer known as "A.B.C." The ABC Murders will premiere February 1, 2019.
From car parts to airplanes to bridges, 3D printing is the manufacturing process of the future. For those of us with the vintage car bug that don't have the funds to buy our dreams, 3D printing offers a great way to have a scaled-down version of any car you could imagine. Konstantin Bogdanov created this scale model of a 1961 Dodge D100 pickup completely from scratch — using scale drawings found on the internet, modeling the truck in 3D, and then printing and painting the parts for an amazing, life-like model.
In the US, the armed forces have sports teams. In the UK, the armed forces go rally racing in former military Land Rovers. The Armed Forces rally team started when the military was asked to help recover cars in the Scottish Rally, and from there became a competitive team. Patina tagged along with the team as they prepared their Land Rovers for the upcoming RSAC Scottish Rally.
2018 is just days away from being last year's news. It's been a tumultuous time as our world continues to change around us at a breakneck pace, and old orders seem to be crumbling while new ones take their place. Amidst all this, there were a few bright spots — and Vox has captured them all in this 2018-in-review video.
Steve Buscemi rules the world with truth and grace in TBS' latest offering. Created by Simon Rich, the limited series follows all the usual workplace blunder, it's just this office happens to be located in the corporate headquarters of Heaven and God is the founder and CEO. Daniel Radcliffe and Karan Soni round out the cast as a couple of low-level angels trying to save all of humanity. Miracle Workers premieres February 12, 2019.