2020 was one for the record books. The year that felt like it lasted a decade brought the COVID-19 pandemic, wildfires, protests, and possibly one of the most important presidential elections in the United States. While the world tried to make sense of it all, here's what we searched for to make it through.
Director Chloé Zhao drops the first official trailer for her pre-Marvel feature. The film follows Frances McDormand, a woman struggling after the recession hits her small Nevada neighborhood. Instead of sticking around, she loads up her van and wanders through the West. Also starring real-life nomads Linda May, Charlene
Swankie, and Bob Wells, Nomadland will go to theaters in February 2021.
A holiday comes in many different forms, and everyone's idea of the perfect getaway is different. From private island villas to rugged mountain homes, Living on Vacation covers every escapist's fantasy. The 280-page book travels to the most intoxicating locations across the globe to allow readers to unwind inside a collection of contemporary hideaways, havens, and retreats. Each dwelling is featured from top to bottom with detailed photographs, showcasing its masterful architecture as well as its dreamy surroundings. The next destination is just a page turn away.
Height: 11.38" / Width: 9.88" / 280 pages
The best tools are often mission-specific. So it is with the Sarek axe. It's built in Norrkoping, Sweden, using a hand-forging process that dates back to the company's founding in 1697. Designed specifically for splitting wood, it has a Swedish steel head that's struck multiple times to make it denser and more durable, with a unique shape with slightly convex grinding. It's attached to a long, straight American hickory handle that makes it easy to build up the speed necessary for tackling larger logs.
Handle Length: 30" / Overall Weight: 4.5 lbs. / Head Weight: 3.5 lbs.
World War III is on the horizon and the planet needs saving. We're not calling James Bond or Jason Bourne. We're getting ahold of The 355. The badass team of international super agents consists of Jessica Chastain, Lupita Nyong'o, Diane Kruger, and Penélope Cruz, and they're on a mission to recover a top-secret weapon. Also starring Fan Bingbing, the film is slated for release on January 14, 2022.
Make enough clones and eventually you'll end up with a bad batch — an elite, experimental group of clones first seen in the animated series Clone Wars. Coming 2021, The Bad Batch follows this group on missions across the galaxy and will premiere in 2021 on Disney+.
Hollywood icon Robert Redford didn't hit the big time until his mid-30s. In fact, it was 1969's Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid that truly elevated Redford to superstardom, and this photograph was taken that same year by Life's John Dominis. The black and white shot finds Redford towing his son Jamie from a snowmobile near his Utah home. Printed to order on Fuji crystal archive paper, numbered and certified, and comes encased inside a hand-made solid wood white or black frame that's ready to hang. Limited edition of 495.
Medium / 16" x 20"
Large / 20" x 24"
The catalyst for change for runners, the latest edition of the pioneering adidas' Ultraboost 21 features even more energy return than its predecessor. Each pair is built with a Linear Energy Push which provides a 15% increase in forefoot bending stiffness for added responsiveness. There's also more Boost cushioning for added energy return during your run that leads to more energy in all aspects of your life. The Primeknit+ upper offers a more precise knit; 50% of the upper is textile, and 75% of that is made from Primeblue, a recycled material containing at least 50% Parley Ocean Plastic. Available in several colorways, they're finished with a Stretchweb outsole made using Continental rubber.
Presented by adidas.
Presented by adidas.
The Star Wars universe is about to get bigger with Andor, a 12-episode series debuting on Disney+ in 2022. Diego Luna reprises his role as Cassian Andor from Rogue One, with the series presumably depicting events prior to the spinoff. Disney is pulling out all the stops for Andor, bringing theatrical release-levels of polish to the set.
After a break-in at his home, criminal auditor turned suburban dad Bob Odenkirk comes out of retirement. His lethal, John Wick-worthy skills resurface just in time to defend his family from an old adversary. Also starring Connie Nielsen, RZA, and Christopher Lloyd, Nobody will go to theaters on February 26, 2020.