In 1960, Israeli intelligence agency Mossad was hunting down fugitives of the Third Reich. Adolf Eichmann, one of Hitler's top lieutenants, was responsible for the organization and logistics of the Holocaust, and Mossad had tracked him down in Argentina. Agent Peter Malkin was tasked with Eichmann's capture, bringing him to stand trial in Israel for his crimes. Operation Finale is the story of Eichmann's capture, in one of the most brilliant covert operations in history. Starring Oscar Isaac and Ben Kingsley, the film premieres August 29, 2018.
The ending of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey is a bit ambiguous, to say the least. Viewers have debated its meaning for the last 50 years but we may finally have the answer now. In this unearthed interview with Jun'ichi Yaoi from 1980, the legendary director reveals his intent behind the final scene of the iconic film. The clip is taken from a documentary Yaoi was making at the time about extraterrestrial life. He spoke with Kubrick during the filming of The Shining but the project was never released and remained shelved until the footage was sold on eBay in 2016.
Milk Bar's cake truffles are a thing of beauty. The bite-sized balls of magic are a masterful mix of chewy cake, sweet white chocolate, and a crunchy topping. For those who can't visit one of the bakery's locations on the regular, founder and chef Christina Tosi demonstrates how to make her signature treat with a refreshing summer twist.
The greatest voice in the history of rock — and nearly any other genre. One of the most loved entertainers ever in one of the biggest bands of all time — Freddie Mercury and Queen have no parallel in music history. Bohemian Rhapsody celebrates Mercury and Queen in a biopic that traces their rise to fame and the genre-busting music that got them there. Starring Rami Malek, the film comes to theaters November 2, 2018.
Headed by HBO vets Cary Fukunaga (True Detective) and Patrick Somerville (The Leftovers), Maniac takes a look at the horrors of pharmaceutical trials. The story is based on a Norwegian television series and follows two complete strangers as they test a new drug that promises to be able to repair anything about the mind without side effects. Starring Emma Stone, Jonah Hill, Sonoya Mizuno, and Justin Theroux, the limited series will be released on Netflix September 21, 2018.
The soft focus. The grainy, washed-out colors. Super 8 is what memories look like, or dreams — even if you born generations after digital replaced film. The Royal Ocean Film Society shows how even the most mundane things can look like a once-in-a-lifetime even when captured on Super 8.
Created by the scientist who named the mycobiome, the BIOHM Gut Report helps you find out what is going on in one of the most important areas of the body. Gut health affects your overall well-being, and the report gives an analysis of the germs in your gut via a simple at-home test. Once the test is complete, a report is delivered to your door that will tell you exactly which foods to eat, what supplements to add or remove, and what lifestyle changes to make to improve your digestive health.
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Wise is taking a thoughtful approach to men's grooming. Based in Montreal, the company aims to clean up your morning routine by skipping all of the artificial stuff and offering a line of products made from natural, locally-sourced, and cruelty-free ingredients. Botanical ingredients such as Birch Bark, organic glacial marine clay, and eucalyptus extract are found throughout the product line. Packaged in reusable and refillable glass containers, the Shampoo, Glacier Clay Pomade, and Red Maple Cream Pomade are also available as refills to cut down on the brand's overall environmental impact.
The Byrdes are back. Even though Camino Del Rio is out of their hair, things aren't looking up for Marty and his family. Jason Bateman and Laura Linney return to the Ozarks when season two beings streaming August 31, 2018.
Before he was Fred G. Sanford, Redd Foxx made the rounds as a stand-up comic. His edgy nightclub acts and comedy albums of the 50s and 60s caught mainstream attention, which ultimately led to his role on the NBC sitcom Sanford and Son. In this 1978 HBO special, Redd Foxx showcases the raunchy humor that made him a household name. "Please be advised that this program does contain strong language and frank material."
Explaining quantum computing to your average person is hard. You'll definitely need an expert — and the expert has to be able to explain quantum computing in a way that's easily understood. Senior Manager of Quantum Research at IBM Dr. Talia Gershon is just that person. Not only does Dr. Gershon know her stuff, she has a natural gift for being able to break down tough concepts into bite-sized chunks. WIRED had Dr. Gershon explain quantum computing on five different levels, from a child to an educated professional.
Humans are social creatures, and while solitude can be good for everyone, too much can be extremely harmful. One way we've learned about isolation is by solitary confinement in prison. The effects of solitary are well-known — mental issues, violence, and hallucinations — and have also been studied with primates in the lab. LifeNoggin looks at what happens when we're alone too much, and what that teaches us about ourselves.
Rich is the self-titled Dr. Frankenstein of Teslas. From his home in Massachusetts, the mad mechanic scours the internet for busted and broken-down Teslas so he can independently resurrect the dead electric vehicles. This wouldn't be so interesting if the Elon Musk-run car company discourage owners from doing this very thing. He shares his adventures on his YouTube channel Rick Rebuilds in an attempt to help other people take back the right to rebuild their cars.
After a year-long wait, season two of the Ron Howard-produced sci-fi series has finally arrived. The six-part follow-up skips ahead a few years into the furture after the Daedalus astronauts have settled into their colony Olympus Town. Elon Musk, Andy Weir, Robert Zubrin, and Neil deGrasse Tyson will continue their commentary on the difficulties the hypothetical crew might face in their new home on the Red Planet. Mars returns November 12, 2018, on National Geographic.
Bumbling, aloof, and borderline incompetent — that's how most people would describe The Office's Michael Scott. But Michael was also Dunder Mifflin's top salesman, and there's a good reason why. Take a closer look at Michael's people skills — the way he gets to know the customer before he brings up the business.
The present, the future, and now, the past: Matt Groening is completing the third phase of his domination of animated series with Disenchantment. The show centers around the kingdom of Dreamland, the rebel-rousing Princess Bea, and her group of misfits. The series will be available to stream August 17, 2018, on Netflix.
The Shift Backpack is Bellroy's most performance-focused backpack to date. This overachiever is well equipped for the road — and trails — but manages to stay totally office-appropriate too. Despite the clean, sleek aesthetic on the outside, this 22-liter pack features a tonne of pocketing on the inside. Small items are stowed high in the bag for easy access, leaving the main compartment free for larger items to fill it out. The Shift Backpack is outfitted with super tough, water-resistant Venture-weave polyester that repels water and wear, and is finished off with a custom Slide Hook closure system, lumbar support and removable sternum strap for real comfort, all day long. Comes in black, moss or ink blue.
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Inspired by the v1, the new 247 from New Balance offers comfort and support along with smart style. Each pair features the innovative REVlite midsole for added comfort, premium responsiveness and durability, and 30% less weight. Available magnet with solar yellow, moonbeam with dragonfly, or black with faded violet colorways, the 247 exudes versatile style and is a perfect fit for a getaway guys weekend or a more casual affair where a subtle pop of color is called for to spice up your summer look.
Curator Jasper Shap has given Wes Anderson and Juman Malouf free reign over the Kunsthistorisches Museum. Using the institution's massive collection of over 4 million objects, the director and his partner have curated their own exhibit. The couple have pulled pieces from 14 collections that include Egyptian Antiquities, Imperial Armoury, and Old Master Paintings ensuring the show will be a predictably quirky mix of bizarre historical findings. Entitled "The Spitzmaus Mummy in a Coffin and Other Treasures", the exhibit is set to open November 6, 2018, in Vienna.
One of the most consequential companies to come out of Silicon Valley is one you've probably never heard of. The story of General Magic starts in 1989 at Apple, when Marc Porat convinced then-CEO John Scully that the future of computing was in a device that would marry communications, computers, and consumer electronics — the germ that would spawn the smartphones we know today. When Apple lost interest, General Magic was created by some of Apple's project members. Those people would go on to start some of the websites and design the devices we know today, like eBay, the iPod, and Blackberry. General Magic premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and will have a broader release later this year.
Following Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast, Dumbo is Disney's next live-action remake. A star-packed cast includes Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, and Colin Farrell, with Tim Burton directing. Having Burton behind the camera means you can expect a glorious reimagining of "Pink Elephants on Parade". Dumbo comes to theaters March 29, 2019.
Cinema loves a good dance number. From strategically choreographed sequences to random outbreaks, this movie montage pays homage to the best boogies in over 300 films.
Mark Hogancamp was nearly beaten to death by five men and spent 40 days in a coma. After recovering, he turned to an unusual form of therapy — building a massive World War II-era camp in miniatures. The camp had Mark's real-life friends, family, and even his attackers. From Robert Zemeckis, director of Forest Gump and Cast Away, Welcome to Marwen is based on the true story of Mark Hogancamp, and stars Steve Carrell and Leslie Mann. The film comes to theaters October 12, 2018.
Pale complexions, dark eye makeup, leather and metal — these are the well-known tropes of the goth subculture. Since its emergence in England in the early 80s, goths have been ostracized for being loners and keeping to themselves, wary of anyone outside of their ethos. This short documentary from NOWNESS explodes the notion of goth as a closed-off subculture and reveals it as one of the most inclusive subsets of society.