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‘Onward’ review: When a Pixar family reunion goes half-right

‘Onward’ review: When a Pixar family reunion goes half-right

MCT Campus

March 5, 2020

A manic, moderately diverting babysitter of a Pixar movie, “Onward” does gets there by the end — “there” being the place where the freneticism recedes, the main characters’ emotional setbacks and defenses crumble and the audience is encouraged, by every possible storytelling mechanism, to cry ...

‘Judge Judy’ will end after 25 seasons, making way for ‘Justice Judy’

‘Judge Judy’ will end after 25 seasons, making way for ‘Justice Judy’

MCT Campus

March 3, 2020

CBS has reached a verdict on the future of “Judge Judy.” Appearing on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” Judge Judy Sheindlin revealed that her hit courtroom program is coming to an end in 2021 after a 25-year run. But don’t fret, “Judge Judy” fans. A new show titled “Judy Justice” will l...

‘Mandalorian’ fans can now purchase their own giggling, ear-wiggling Baby Yoda toys

‘Mandalorian’ fans can now purchase their own giggling, ear-wiggling Baby Yoda toys

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February 25, 2020

Take our money, Disney can. The studio giant has unveiled new official merchandise modeled after the Child — better known as Baby Yoda — from “The Mandalorian.” As of Thursday, multiple wide-eyed, green-skinned items are available for preorder, including a lifelike, animatronic replica of the ti...

From ‘1917’ to, yes, ‘Parasite,’ video games are even influencing prestige movies

From ‘1917’ to, yes, ‘Parasite,’ video games are even influencing prestige movies

MCT Campus

February 18, 2020

A video game has yet to win an Academy Award, but that doesn’t mean the influence of the interactive medium wasn’t felt at this year’s Oscars. Consider that two of the awards season’s most talked-about films — Oscar’s big winner “Parasite” and the World War I quest film “1917” ...

2020 Oscars telecast draws 23.6 million viewers on ABC, an all-time low

2020 Oscars telecast draws 23.6 million viewers on ABC, an all-time low

MCT Campus

February 11, 2020

The ratings comeback for the Oscars was short-lived as ABC’s telecast on Sunday was watched by 23.6 million viewers, an all-time low. The 92nd Academy Awards ceremony from the Dolby Theatre was down 20% from 2019. Last year, the telecast was up 12% coming off its previous all-time low of 26.5 mil...

What’s Trending? On Twitter! During the Oscars 2020

What’s Trending? On Twitter! During the Oscars 2020

Kaylea Kuhlman, Editor in Chief

February 9, 2020

OSCARS-The Oscars was the event of the weekend. It was the number one trend all night long, plus all of the celebrities' names from the event that took up the Twitter trends as well. "As cast members of Cats, nobody understands more than us the importance of good visual effects" 💀💀💀 #Osc...

Oscars 2020: Everything you need to know ahead of Sunday’s show

Oscars 2020: Everything you need to know ahead of Sunday’s show

MCT Campus

February 6, 2020

Finish those screeners and lock in your predictions — Oscar Sunday is nearly here. With the Golden Globes, the SAGs and craft honors in the rear-view mirror, the 2020 race is shaping up to be quite a showdown between more traditional awards darlings (period drama “1917”) and history-making entr...

What’s trending? On Twitter! During the SuperBowl 2020

What’s trending? On Twitter! During the SuperBowl 2020

Kaylea Kuhlman, Editor in Chief

February 2, 2020

COMMERCIALS- This SuperBowl commercial had all the Rick and Morty fans talking about it all night long. Rick and Morty made it to the #SuperBowl so I really don’t care about anything else at this point pic.twitter.com/YzcqTVP5Wr — CelticsContent (@CelticsContent) February 3, 2020 Mr. Pea...

Vanessa Bryant holds it together for daughters

Vanessa Bryant holds it together for daughters

Learfield Wire Services

January 30, 2020

(Undated)  --  Vanessa Bryant, the widow of Kobe Bryant, is working hard to pull it together for her surviving daughters after the death of her husband and 13-year-old daughter, Gianna.  People reports Vanessa is devastated and can't finish a sentence without crying, but knows she needs to be there...

Billie Eilish Sweeps Major Grammy Categories

Billie Eilish Sweeps Major Grammy Categories

Learfield Wire Services

January 28, 2020

LOS ANGELES-- Billie Eilish is celebrating an historic sweep of the major categories at the 2020 Grammys, awarded Sunday night in Los Angeles. The 18-year-old superstar took home the awards for Best New Artist, Best Pop Vocal Album, Song of the Year, Record of the Year and the top prize, Album of the...

What’s Trending? On Twitter! – January 15

What’s Trending? On Twitter! – January 15

Kaylea Kuhlman, Editor in Chief

January 15, 2020

#DiscontinuedHotPockets - The Internet did it again and came together, formed a hashtag, and photoshopped their hearts away. Twitter users used this hashtag over 3,000 times to share pictures of Hot Pocket packages photoshopped with random things inside. Some other brands such as Pop-Tarts and Ben and...

All the highlights you need to know about the Oscars and upcoming award season

All the highlights you need to know about the Oscars and upcoming award season

Learfield Wire Services

January 14, 2020

77th Annual Golden Globes In The Books (Beverly Hills, CA)  --  The 77th Annual Golden Globes Awards is in the books. "1917" won Best Drama Picture and Best Director.  Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon A Time In Hollywood" took home three awards, including Best Comedy, Best Screenplay and Brad Pitt...

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