The 19 biggest horror movies of all time, ranked by how much money they made at the US box office

Halloween is just around the corner, and the latest “Halloween” movie is set to be a box-office smash this weekend. It’s just the latest movie to rake in big bucks for the horror genre, following the success of last year’s “Get Out” and “It,” and this year’s “A Quiet Place” and “The Nun.” The genre […]

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‘Halloween’ is poised to have the biggest horror movie opening of the year, and has already broken a record

“Halloween” is projected to gross $65 million or more at the box office this weekend, continuing the horror genre’s win streak. The movie has already surpassed “The Nun” as online ticket service Fandango’s biggest horror preseller this year. The movie would also add to an already impressive October box office, in which “Venom” broke the […]

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One for the Road. A Man Allegedly Robbed a Subway Before Returning to Grab His Sandwich

Crime doesn’t pay, but it might make you hungry. Zachary P. Miller walked into a Subway restaurant in Norcross, Georgia and ordered a sandwich. He then allegedly climbed over the counter, tried to open the register, and demanded the cashier hand over the cash, Fox 5 D.C. reports. Miller managed to flee the scene with […]

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The First Episode of The Conners‘ Ratings Drops From Roseanne‘s Premiere Success

Although the debut of ABC’s The Conners managed to outperform the Roseanne finale, its ratings were nowhere near those of the revival’s premiere. Tuesday night’s episode of The Conners—a spinoff starring the Roseanne cast minus Roseanne Barr—pulled in 10.5 million viewers with 2.3 rating among adults 18-49, beating out This Is Us for the demographic’s […]

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The Rock is the most loved of the world’s 100 highest-paid entertainers

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is the most well-liked entertainer among Americans on Forbes’ list of the 100 highest-paid celebrities, according to a survey by Morning Consult. Kim Kardashian West was the least liked. Other entertainers that people favored were Jackie Chan, Will Smith, Paul McCartney, Adam Sandler, and J.K. Rowling. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson fills […]

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Wall Street analysts broke down the horrible math of the digital TV business, and it could have brutal consequences for some networks

The rise of digital TV packages from companies like Hulu, YouTube, and DirecTV, which pay TV networks carriage fees to show their channels, have helped soften the blow of subscriber losses from traditional pay-TV bundles. But according to Morgan Stanley, these bundles have terrible margins, with Hulu’s estimated as actually being negative. Hulu’s CEO told […]

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Lord of the Rings Actor Had a Major Brush With Danger During This Iconic Scene People Love

The final installment in Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy may have come out nearly 15 years ago, but fans are still being treated to new behind-the-scenes tidbits from the beloved movies. According to Entertainment Weekly, Ian Nathan’s forthcoming book Anything You Can Imagine: Peter Jackson and the Making of Middle-Earth—billed as a “definitive […]

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‘The Conners’ premiere fell well short of ‘Roseanne’ in ratings, but it’s still a hit for ABC

ABC’s “Roseanne” spin-off, “The Conners,” debuted on Tuesday to 10.5 million viewers. That’s not as high as the “Roseanne” premiere earlier this year, but on par with industry predictions. “If we can capture even half of ‘Roseanne’s’ audience from last year, we’ll be the number one new show for the season,” ABC exec Andy Kubitz […]

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‘It’s Very Sad.’ Ariana Grande Explains Why She Is Taking a Break From Social Media

Ariana Grande is taking a break from the Internet following a year that included the untimely death of ex-boyfriend Mac Miller and most recently, the end of her engagement to Saturday Night Live star fiancé Pete Davidson. Following the taping of NBC’s A Very Wicked Halloween, Grande wrote in a now-deleted Instagram story on Tuesday […]

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Against All Odds, The Conners Justifies Its Existence

It’s hard to believe anyone was clamoring for The Conners. Even before a tweet from its star resulted in the show’s speedy cancellation, ABC’s Roseanne was on thin ice with viewers who’d cherished the show’s progressivism in the ’90s. Ratings fell, maybe as those who could initially stomach Roseanne Barr’s, and then Roseanne Conner’s, MAGA […]

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