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‘Scream’ Led to Tripling of Caller ID Use and 4 More Fun Facts About Horror Classic

Drew Barrymore says that caller ID use in the U.S. tripled after “Scream” was released in 1996 — and she would know, because her character might’ve survived past 10 minutes if she had it. “Scream,” Wes Craven’s meta-horror satire and classic, was CBS’ Sunday night movie screening, and Barrymore hosted a reunion of the film and its... go to Article >

‘Come Play’ Film Review: Middling Monster Movie Lacks Metaphor, Meaning

30 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

There’s a monster in “Come Play” that no one can quite grab, and if there’s an underlying metaphor for that monster, writer-director Jacob Chase (adapting his short film) has similar difficulties getting his arms around any deeper meaning. Not... read more

The 100 best horror movies of all time, according to critics

59 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement Halloween is a little more than a month away, which means horror-movie season will be in full swing for fans of the genre over the next month. With that in mind, we turned to Rotten Tomatoes' list of the most acclaimed... read more

‘The Masked Singer’ Reveals Another Masked Contestant: And Broccoli Is…

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

(Warning: This post contains spoilers for Thursday’s “The Masked Singer.”) “The Masked Singer” aired on a special night this week as a Thanksgiving treat from Fox, but the end of the episode was the same as always: another contestant eliminated... read more

Watch Stan Lee’s Hilarious Ode to the F-Word in Cartoon Form (Video)

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee might be gone but he is very much not forgotten. Two years after his death at age 95, fans got something new — and hilariously profane — to remember him by courtesy of his former sound engineer Aron Fromm. Fromm, a... read more

Alex Trebek’s Posthumous Thanksgiving Message Leaves ‘Jeopardy!’ Fans Delighted

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Alex Trebek shared a heartfelt message on Thursday’s Thanksgiving episode of “Jeopardy!” and it left fans who are missing the legendary host feeling especially grateful. “Happy Thanksgiving, ladies and gentlemen,” Trebek, in a message recorded... read more

Matt Morrison as NBC’s ‘The Grinch’ Made a Lot of Folks Vow to Stop Christmas from Coming

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

On Thursday NBC marked Thanksgiving day by rolling out the first teaser for its upcoming “Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch Musical.” Unfortunately, the very brief look at star Matt Morrison’s very campy version of the title character pretty much resulted in... read more

Mehdi Hasan Accuses Bill Maher of ‘Brazen’ Islamophobia: It’s ‘Old-Fashioned Racism’

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Peacock host Mehdi Hasan has accused comedian Bill Maher of “brazen” Islamophobia in a new Daily Beast interview Thursday. “There is subtle Islamophobia, and I wouldn’t put Bill Maher in the ‘subtle’ category. He’s pretty brazen,” Hasan, who... read more

Daria Nicolodi, ‘Inferno’ Star and ‘Suspiria’ Co-Writer, Dies at 70

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Daria Nicolodi, the Italian-born actress who starred in “Inferno” and the cult classic “Deep Red” and also co-write “Suspiria,” died Thanksgiving Day. She was 70 years old. The cause of death has not been released. Her daughter, actress Asia... read more

Steve Carell’s Santa Video Chats the Elves in New Commercial (Video)

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Steve Carell plays a bummed-out Santa Claus tired of 2020 in a new Xfinity commercial released on Thanksgiving Day. In the clip, Carell’s Santa struggles with the same issues we’ve all had amid the coronavirus pandemic, and he feels hopeless... read more

10 All-Time Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Fails

0 Days ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Turkey Day is here, which means that all across America, La-Z-Boys have been dragged in front of TVs because the annual viewing of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is upon us. One way to get hyped for this year’s festivities is to remember some... read more

Disney to Lay Off 32,000 People in the First Half of 2021

1 Day ago Gossip Source: Thewrap.com

Citing the COVID-19 pandemic as well as a “changing environment,” Disney announced Wednesday that it will lay off 32,000 employees in the first half of 2021, culled primarily from the company’s theme parks division. Disney has also confirmed that... read more