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November 8, 2018 5:00 AM Childhood nightmares drew Joel Edgerton to Boy Erased

It’s what drew him to making Boy Erased, based on a novel about a young man forced into gay conversion therapy by his Christian fundamentalist parents. “The basis of all my nightmares as a child was always about being institutionalized or abducted or put in boarding school and being taken away from my parents. So I love movies about breaking out of prisons 16

October 23, 2018 6:42 PM MoviePass owner is planning to off-load the troubled business

The new company will include the common stock of MoviePass, the service’s members and Moviefone, which was acquired from Verizon Communications Inc. earlier this year. Helios & Matheson plans to distribute a minority of the outstanding shares of MoviePass Entertainment as a dividend to its investors, assuming such a move is permitted under Delaware law. The question 20

October 17, 2018 8:30 PM Cannabis-filled films you can watch legally

TORONTO—Mary Jane and the movies have been a long-time pairing, from 1936’s propaganda film Reefer Madness to contemporary onscreen stoners like Vancouver’s Seth Rogen. Reefer Madness: Worth watching just to see how far viewpoints on cannabis have changed since the 1930s. Louis J. Gasnier’s black-and-white fictional film became unintentional satire over the years 22

October 15, 2018 7:20 PM Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s unborn child is doomed to a life of perfection

I don’t know what went wrong. But as a general rule, if a new relationship is powered by impulse tattoos, plans for instant matrimony and bursts of PDA that are borderline soft-porn, it’s probably doomed. And so if the Duke and Duchess of Sussex care about the world as much as they claim, if they are motivated by true charity, they need to take it down a notch 17

September 25, 2018 9:00 PM PG proves profitable for horror’s Eli Roth, director of The House With a Clock in Its Walls

“The main thing he said was, ‘Don’t be afraid to make it scary. Kids love to be scared,’” Roth said. “Amblin is using this movie to really relaunch the brand to make it what it was in the ’80s. For me, it was a huge honour. Those Amblin movies were so important to me. I wanted this to have my sense of humour and my personality but feel like you could 17

August 13, 2018 6:27 PM Netflix’s CFO to step down following cash-fueled expansion

Netflix Inc. chief financial officer David Wells will step down after eight years on the job, during which the streaming service grew into an entertainment giant that spends more on movies and TV shows than the biggest Hollywood studios. Wells, 47, will help choose a successor and stay on until his replacement takes over to make sure the transition goes smoothly 25

August 5, 2018 1:26 AM Patrick Stewart to reprise ‘Star Trek’ role in new series

CBS All Access said Saturday Stewart has been tapped to headline a new Star Trek series, reprising his Star Trek: The Next Generation character, Captain Jean-Luc Picard. The new series is not a Next Generation reboot but will tell the story of the next chapter of Picard’s life. No title or air date was revealed. Stewart headlined his Star Trek series 23

August 3, 2018 7:12 PM Groundbreaking Crazy Rich Asians instils hope among Asian-Americans

Keodara said his experience has driven him to fight back and he is now in the process of filing a class-action lawsuit against Grindr, a decision he made about a month ago. But the negative perception of Asian men as romantic partners is not limited to the LGBT community. In a 2014 study published by the dating site OkCupid, statistics showed that Asian 35

July 31, 2018 4:26 PM Gary Bettman says NHL wants cut of gambling action

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league wants a cut of gambling profits if its intellectual property, data or video from games are used. Bettman tells guest host Larry Lage in the latest episode of PodcastOne Sports Now those who want to conduct gambling business with NHL assets will need to negotiate. Ice Cube tips off talking about his BIG3 basketball 22

July 29, 2018 4:00 PM Fallout? Fallen Kingdom? Why a sequel’s name means nothing

“It just doesn’t matter,” Kevin Sandler, the director of film and media studies at Arizona State University, told The Post. “There was a transition from the numbers to these general titles, after the colon. Numbers represent sequels, while titles represent universes.” Because the phrase itself doesn’t matter, some sequels do get a little wackadoodle 34