Critics hated Adam Sandler’s movie ‘Murder Mystery,’ but we just got more proof audiences loved the Netflix comedy

Netflix’s “Murder Mystery,” starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston, won the People’s Choice Award for best comedy on Sunday. The movie is one of Netflix’s biggest hits of all time, with 73 million households watching it in the first month, according to the streamer. Critics have trashed all of Sandler’s Netflix movies, but Netflix doesn’t […]

Hurricanes on the scale of Katrina and Harvey are now 3 times more likely than a century ago: ‘We cannot hope to combat storms’

Hurricanes are the costliest natural disasters in the US. New research shows that extremely destructive hurricanes have become much more common over the last century. Recent storms serve as examples of this trend. In 2017, Hurricane Harvey decimated parts of Texas, causing $125 billion in damages. In 2005, Hurricane Katrina caused $161 billion in economic […]

Switching your phone to dark mode could be a game-changer for your battery life, especially if you have one of 3 iPhones (AAPL)

Dark Mode, which inverts a smartphone’s display to a predominantly black background, was a highly anticipated addition to Apple’s iOS 13 release in September. Beyond being pleasing to the eye, dark mode can offer significant improvements to battery life. Phones with OLED screens, including the iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone XS, and iPhone X will see […]

64 years after James Dean’s death, the actor will star in a new movie. Some in Hollywood are horrified but the advances in visual effects could make it commonplace.

James Dean has been cast in an upcoming movie, though he died in 1955. It’s the latest chapter in the evolution of visual effects in Hollywood, as one of the most iconic figures in the industry is getting a second act. The directors of the movie, “Finding Jack,” told The Hollywood Reporter they will create […]