Why TikTok (and Everyone Else) Is Singing Sea Chanteys

It has a lot to do with unity—and a little something to do with earworms.

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The creatures made famous by Game of Thrones went extinct some 13,000 years ago. Now geneticists…

Your Media Diet Will Never Be the Same

We have a glut of streaming options. But if recent events show us anything, it’s that…

These Are the 17 Must-Watch TV Shows of 2021

From Marvel hopefuls to mind-bending dramas, here are all the series you'll need to keep an…

26 Movies We Want to See in 2021—One Way or Another

From Dune to Black Widow, a ton of films got delayed due to Covid-19. Here are…

After 2020, Live Events Might Not Look the Same. Good!

This year radically changed what live events—at least those that weren’t canceled—look like. It also taught…

This Was Supposed to Be the Year of the Female Movie Hero

From Wonder Woman 1984 to Black Widow, heroines were going to bust the box office in…

HBO Max Is Now on Roku. Thanks, Wonder Woman!

After a long wait—and a lot of frustration—the streaming service is finally available on Roku devices.…

The Streaming Wars Could Finally End in 2021

With Disney’s announcement of 22 new series, and Warner Bros. teaming up with HBO Max, the…

Charlize Theron and the Best Movie Never Made

As with so many things in 2020, it all started with a tweet.