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Stay up to date on all the must-see movies, and binge-worthy shows. Popular Everything will give you the lowdown on what to see today and remind you of yesterday’s timeless classics.

Why Star Wars Will Never Be the Same Without Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher, known to the world as Princess Leia sadly passed away in December 2016 but her legacy lives on in the Star Wars universe, both as a memory and an ongoing presence. As the teaser trailer for the latest movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker revealed, Fisher will still appear in the film, even two years after her passing. It seems filmmaker, J.J. Abrams does not yet see a universe without its rebellious Princess.
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Stars Who Went to Extreme Measures and Completely Transformed Themselves to Get Into Character

Actors, they're just like us. Well, some are a little more dramatic than us. Others are a little more extreme. These 'method' actors will go to extraordinary lengths to immerse themselves into a role. Some become so entwined with their character that you start to believe they just woke up like that. So, we're paying kudos to these fearless actors who went through dramatic changes for their craft. Here are some of the wildest character transformations we've ever seen.
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Is Quentin Tarantino’s Career Coming to an End?

The Oscar-winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has long maintained that he wants to give up moviemaking after he completes his tenth film because, in his mind, a director’s quality of work only gets worse as they go along. Tarantino feels like he wants to leave behind a work going out with a bang, so far he’s on his way.
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Celebrities Face-off With Their Animated Doppelgängers

We have all been told we look like someone whether we agree or not: sometimes the resemblance can be hilarious. Especially when we compare celebrities to their cartoon doppelgängers! We’ve complied a list of some of the craziest resemblances to animated characters that will make you have a double take. Check out these twinsies!
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Real-Life Locations Featured in Television and Movies That You Can Actually Visit

Every once in a while, while kicking back and enjoying our favorite series or movie, we can't help but recognize a specific vista, coffee shop or frequented beachfront. Our team of movie buffs has collected some of the most iconic scenes in entertainment history and have scoured the earth to find their real-life filming locations. Take a look at these incredible side-by-side comparisons and find out where you need to travel in order to see for yourself.
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Behind the Scenes Moments from Some of the Best Movies in Cinema History

As audiences, we tend to forget how much work is really put into some of our favorite Hollywood masterpieces. We are so wrapped up in the world that these dedicated individuals have created for us, that we forget about the real men and women behind the scenes. Here we take a look at those rare moments where actors and filmmakers are captured on set and doing what they do best from a whole new perspective.
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When Harry Met Sally: A Love Story That Taught Us Anything Is Possible

When Harry Met Sally is one of the most iconic romantic comedies of the 1980s. This love story taught us a thing or two about men and women maintaining a friendship without any expectations. Meg Ryan and Billy Crystal come together to celebrate the film's 30 year debut. Popular Everything takes a look at why this monumental movie makes us believe in true love.
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Movie Magic: Actors Transform into Historical Icons for the Big Screen

Popular Everything is exploring actors as they portray historical figures on the big screen. While some miss the mark, many have been nominated and won awards for their spectacular performances living out the lives of these fascinating individuals for the world to watch. We’ll look at what it took to portray such iconic figures and how closely they resembled their characters.
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20+ Electrifying Facts behind the Making of the Movie Grease

Grease the movie, released on June 16, 1978, not only became the highest-grossing film of that year but also the highest grossing live-action movie musical of all time. Generations of music and movie lovers continue to fall in love with the quirky characters and sing along to the upbeat songs. There are many interesting stories behind the making of the movies most memorable scenes that even the most die-hard fans might not have heard. Well, we've got the facts that you want. Take a step back in time to poodle skirts and leather jackets and find out all you need to know about the making of Grease.
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Hogwarts All Grown Up: How the Harry Potter Cast Has Changed From Then to 2019

It's been almost nine years since the last Harry Potter movie graced our cinema screens, but we still want more! In an attempt to satisfy all of the Potterhead's needs, we're catching up with some of the biggest stars from their movies. We've had great fun discovering how these actors and actresses have not only matured in looks, but career-wise too, and we bet you will too!
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A Look at the Best “Girl Next Door” Characters in TV History

Popular Everything explores TV’s most charming and alluring girls next door. She’s all-American, wholesome, sweet and innocent, yet often unattainable. Her persona is somewhat mysterious though she is kind and caring. She is charming and intelligent with looks of an angel. We'll check out the classic "girls next door" and what made America fall in love with these sweethearts.
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Behind the Bars: A Look Inside the Final Season of Orange is the New Black

On July 26, 2019, Netflix will air the seventh and final season of the groundbreaking series, "Orange is the New Black." The show, created by Jenji Kohan first graced our screens in July 2013 and has since taken the world by storm with its talented cast, controversial topics and intense cliff hangers. Although there is no official trailer to confirm plot points for the upcoming series finale, the cast and crew have provided their loyal fans with a sneak peek into the last days of filming. Here are their emotional, behind the scenes photos as well as all you need to know about the upcoming final season of "Orange is the New Black."
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Resurfaced Discoveries Behind the Making of Titanic

It has been over 20 years since director James Cameron created his feature-length masterpiece, Titanic. The movie, based on the tragic sinking of the R.M.S Titanic in 1912, captured the hearts of critics and audiences alike. But telling this story and conveying the heartbreaking disaster was no easy feat. Many know Cameron to be a perfectionist on set. This is what makes it so interesting to learn what life was like for the cast and crew in order to bring his vision to fruition. Here are some of the most fascinating facts behind the making of Titanic.
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Hidden Easter Eggs You Probably Missed in Hollywood’s Favorite Movies

It’s become somewhat of an age-old tradition for acclaimed directors to leave, secret clues and references throughout their films. This practice spans across all genres, and some big name's such as Quentin Tarantino, Alfred Hitchcock, and Martin Scorsese are known for being experts of the craft. Whether it's with hidden cameos, symbolic references or encrypted messages, movie makers have found the most ingenious way’s to interact with their audiences. Here is our collection of some of the most creative Easter eggs found throughout Hollywood's history. You might even need to re-watch some of these movies to see for yourself.
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Who is James Holzhauer? Jeopardy! Champion Continues to Buzz His Way to the Top

James Holzhauer continues to captivate the world through his unbelievable Jeopardy! winning streak. As of May 20th, James has won 23 games in a row, placing him second after the 2004 champion, Ken Jennings. Holzhauer, determined to beat out Jennings, continues to play and win as he closes the gap with right answer after right answer. Meet the man behind the buzzer and find out how he came to be the game show champion that he is today.
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Rebuilding Dubrovnik: How Game of Thrones Built an Entire City for One Fiery Episode

Game of Thrones fans might recognize the Croatian city of Dubrovnik as the fictitious capital city of the Seven Kingdoms, Kings Landing. For the majority of the series' 8 seasons, the scenes located in Kings Landing were filmed in the Mediterranean coastal city. For the shows second to last episode however, the creators had to get a little creative. Find out the lengths they had to go to make the jaw dropping episode.
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