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In new Logan trailer, Wolverine cedes spotlight to young X-23

Wolverine isn’t the only mutant popping claws anymore. One of the more intriguing aspects of long promotional campaigns for blockbuster movies is the differences in trailers, as the studio attempts to appeal to different audiences or show that the film in question is more than an action flick or a dark drama. Fox released the […]

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Caught on camera! Margot Robbie as Tonya Harding in I, Tonya

Our first look (albeit an unofficial one) at Margot Robbie as figure skater Tonya Harding. Since last March, we’ve known that Margot Robbie was going to portray Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding in a movie titled I, Tonya. That prompted many to immediately attempt to visualize what the Suicide Squad star might look like as […]

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After Steelers got home, James Harrison started working out hard

While you’re reading, James Harrison is working out. Unless you’re on the West Coast or a serious night owl (like our own Matt Clapp), you probably went to sleep shortly after the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 18-16 win over the Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL Playoffs’ Divisional Round. Maybe you wound down rewatching the highlights of […]

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The 10 best movies of 2016

What didn’t appear to be a good year for movies at first glance turned out to have several notable, memorable films that entertained, informed and enlightened. I spent most of 2016 lamenting what a terrible year for movies it was. The summer, especially, was one of the worst in recent memory, with many disappointing blockbusters […]

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7 things we learned about Jerry Maguire from Cameron Crowe’s Deadline interview

To commemorate Jerry Maguire’s 20th anniversary, Cameron Crowe shared several tidbits about the movie’s development in an interview with Deadline’s Mike Fleming. The movie Jerry Maguire recently celebrated its 20th anniversary. We noted the milestone with a look back at the film ourselves, and a special 20th anniversary Blu-ray was released on Jan. 3. Paramount did […]

ATLANTA, GA - DECEMBER 31: Alabama Crimson Tide Assistant Lane Kiffin during the Semi-Final Peach Bowl between the Washington Huskies and the Alabama Crimson Tide on December 31, 2016 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, GA. Alabama defeated Washington 24-7.(Photo by Jim Dedmon/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Alabama boots Lane Kiffin from offensive coordinator job week before national title game

Alabama and Nick Saban has apparently had enough of Lane Kiffin, even with the national title game a week away. Alabama has one more game remaining in its 2016-17 season: next Monday’s College Football Playoff national championship game versus Clemson. But offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin’s season with the Crimson Tide is finished. Steve Sarkisian will get […]

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Ben Affleck insists solo Batman movie is ‘not a set thing’

We can’t wait for Ben Affleck’s Batman movie in 2018, right? However, Affleck says we might have to. Despite the pleas and wishes of Warner Brothers and DC Comics movie fans, Ben Affleck continues to insist that he’s not ready to make the solo Batman film that he’s set to write and direct. Affleck has […]

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Hollywood sign changed to “Hollyweed” in New Year’s Eve prank

OK, who messed up the Hollywood sign? Not cool, guys. Actually, vandalizing the iconic Hollywood sign is kind of cool and something fun for the beginning of 2017. Not that we encourage vandalizing here at The Comeback. Respect public property and institutions, people. Take your vitamins. Stay in school. Don’t do drugs. But Los Angeles […]

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Kentucky’s Mark Stoops yells at Georgia Tech’s Paul Johnson about offense’s cut blocking

Saturday’s TaxSlayer Bowl got a bit interesting beyond the on-field action between the Kentucky Wildcats and Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets during the first quarter, as the two head coaches exchanged words over blocking techniques and resulting injuries. Early on, Kentucky lost both defensive end Alvonte Bell and tackle Courtney Miggins to injuries on consecutive plays. Both […]

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Olivier Vernon and $300,000 worth of cognac made Merry Christmas for New York Giants

Olivier Vernon’s New York Giants teammates and coaches are surely enjoying their Christmas holiday, thanks to a generous gift from the defensive end. As reported by NJ.com’s Dan Duggan, Vernon purchased $3,000 personalized bottles of Louis XIII Cognac for each of his teammates and coaches, along with additional members of the organization. With 75 players on […]

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Alien: Covenant, Ridley Scott bring back the horror in first trailer

Christmas Eve seems like a curious time to release an anticipated movie trailer. Though many people will be going to the movies on Christmas, so it’s a good time to promote a film to big audiences. (And there is some precedent, with Disney releasing the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Thanksgiving 2014.) […]

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