Stories about Culture

Sep 02 2016

Mel Brooks shares his sweetest memories of Gene Wilder

Remember, also, his performance as Willy Wonka in the memorable 1970s version of " Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory ", where the atmosphere wasn't about darkness...

Sep 01 2016

Clinton aide Abedin dumps husband Weiner over new scandal

Others have tried to make the case that if Abedin is struggling with her husband's infidelity, then it might make the Clinton campaign less effective. The Post , which d...

Sep 01 2016

Mighty $26M Opening for Don't Breathe

It starred Stephen Lang, Daniel Zovatto, Jane Levy and Dylan Minnette. The film , which was produced by Alvarez and " Evil Dead " series creator Sam Raimi, has an 87% fr...

Sep 01 2016

Maconites celebrate National Park Service turning 100

The Katahdin Woods and Waters in northern Maine. There now is no fee. The creation of the agency's 413th property was opposed by state lawmakers and critics fear that i...

Aug 30 2016

Batman Ben Affleck Teases Deathstroke In Video

Earlier rumors say that the film is going to be crammed with memorable Batman baddies, so it could be that Deathstroke's the one leading the charge. The video is likely...

Aug 29 2016

Ben-Hur flops at box office, fails to attract religious audience

This will come as a surprise to absolutely no one, but the remake of Ben-Hur did not have a good opening weekend at the box office. (There was also a 1925 silent film ver...

Aug 29 2016

Priebus: Trump will deliver major immigration address

Trump's new campaign director, Kellyanne Conway, said there has been little real change in the central tenet's of Trump's immigration platform. Republican National Com...

Aug 28 2016

Don't have aptitude to join politics: Sonakshi

The latest trend of showing support and taking up dance challenges on social media has become a must for upcoming films and this time around, the Bollywood fraternity is ...

Aug 27 2016

Air New Zealand posts record result

E tÅ "has been in a high performance engagement partnership with Air New Zealand that works to achieve superior wages and job security while improving the company's bot...

Aug 27 2016

People need to see 'The Birth of a Nation': Academy President

The letter, which appeared exclusively on TheRoot.com on Thursday was written by LaKeisha Wolf , Assata Richards , Lurie Daniel Favors and Brian Favors , who outli...

Aug 26 2016

'Game Of Thrones' Spoilers: What We Know About Season 7 So Far

Harington, who plays Jon Snow, isn't certain about what's to come, but he believes that things will get " very bleak" before they get better - if they ever do. Harin...

Aug 26 2016

Defiance of SC hits new height; 128 Govindas hurt

Sena said the apex court has increased the work load on police, which will now have to keep a strict vigil on dahi handi celebrations to ensure that nobody breaks the ord...

Aug 25 2016

Jennifer Lawrence Is the Highest-Paid Actress of 2016 According to Forbes

Following that, her earnings from her upcoming movie Passengers with Chris Pratt which she was paid for upfront. McCarthy starred in the " Ghostbusters " remake, whic...

Aug 24 2016

WWE Raw: Finn Balor relinquishes Universal Championship after dislocating shoulder at SummerSlam

Man, this match just went on, dealing ludicrous amounts of damage to each man in the ring. To settle the row, Raw general manager Mick Foley had a better idea by settin...

Aug 24 2016

Clinton's foundation to alter donations policy if elected

Everybody knows it", he said as the crowd erupted in a sea of "Lock her up!" chants. "This was someone who had a relationship with the Clintons long before Hillary Clint...

Aug 24 2016

Priyanka Chopra Sings Britney Spears' Toxic. And Owns It

According to the magazine, PeeCee enthusiastically sings the lyrics, while Berry treats the words as deeply moving and Foster does a solemn reading. PC has put up a spe...

Aug 24 2016

In dry, windy West, crews target flames in several states

He encouraged people to remove brush and other accelerants from areas around their homes to aid fire suppression efforts. "By fighting these fires, we unfortunately ent...

Aug 24 2016

FBI Discovers Another 14900 Documents in Clinton Email Probe

A Saturday story by Myers, " Judge Orders Clinton's Written Testimony on Emails ", took a similar tone, portraying the classified document scandal, which Clinton is excl...

Aug 24 2016

Lou Pearlman died while awaiting heart surgery

He was sentenced to 25 years in prison. Inspired by the success he achieved with New Kids On The Block, Lou Pearlman chose to found a record label. He had his autobio...

Aug 24 2016

'Law & Order' actor Steven Hill dead at 94

Sinai Hospital to the Associated Press but didn't specify the cause of death, saying he'd suffered from multiple ailments. Law & Order creator and executive producer D...