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June 20 2014 3:38 PMRian Johnson Reportedly Directing Star Wars: Episode VIII
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June 19 2014 2:48 PMThe Roots Wrote a Rap About Harry Potter, and It’s Riddikulus
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June 18 2014 1:25 PMWatch Tim Burton’s Hansel and Gretel, Long Thought to Be Lost
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June 16 2014 12:09 PMDave Chappelle Talks About the First Time He Met Kanye West
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June 11 2014 9:33 AMAfter 20 Years, the Trailer for Dumb and Dumber To Is Finally Here
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June 10 2014 6:54 PMLouis C.K. Has Talked About Stealing for Drug Dealers Before
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June 9 2014 3:07 PMHere Is a Photo of Nicolas Cage Wearing a T-Shirt of His Own Face
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June 6 2014 11:52 AMTaye Diggs Finally Reveals Why He’s Following You on Twitter
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June 4 2014 6:36 PMWilco’s Jeff Tweedy Makes “Dad Rock” Literal, Starts Band With His Son
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May 29 2014 10:40 AMEdge of Tomorrow Meets Groundhog Day in Edge of Groundhog
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May 28 2014 2:56 PMMaya Angelou’s Legacy in Hip-Hop
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May 23 2014 2:52 PMJurassic Park’s Best Special Effect: Laura Dern’s Mouth
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May 20 2014 5:39 PMWhere Were the Proclaimers Actually Walking To? Mapped.
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May 19 2014 1:28 PMThis SNL Digital Short Skewering EDM Is Fogeyish, Funny
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June 23 2014 9:33 AMWatch Pearl Jam Cover “Let It Go” From Frozen
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June 20 2014 8:32 AMQuiz: Who Wrote It, Lennon or McCartney? A Hard Day’s Night Edition.
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June 18 2014 4:29 PMThe Ballad of Clint Eastwood’s Singing Career
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June 17 2014 12:12 PMStream a Lost Album From Aphex Twin, Now Available for the First Time
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June 13 2014 4:26 PMPop Quiz, Hot Shot! On Its 20th Anniversary, Test Your Knowledge of Speed.
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June 11 2014 8:12 AMWatch Dave Chappelle's First Late-Night Appearance in More Than Six Years
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June 10 2014 12:03 PMHear Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy Play 12 New Songs
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June 9 2014 11:11 AMListen to a Surprise New Album From Death Grips and Björk
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June 6 2014 9:53 AMTom Cruise Sure Does Ride Motorcycles
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June 3 2014 9:06 AM“Where the Streets Have No Name,” Mapped
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May 28 2014 4:10 PMThe Long Takes of Louie, the Most Cinematic Show on TV
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May 22 2014 1:28 PMX-Men: Days of Future Past’s Post-Credits Teaser, Explained.
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May 20 2014 2:06 PMThe Best Spielberg Blockbuster in YearsHow Godzilla director Gareth Edwards cloned the formula behind Jaws, Close Encounters, and Jurassic Park.
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May 17 2014 9:35 AMWhen Should You Show the Monster? The Rules of “Cinematic Foreplay.”

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