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Movies have touched almost every aspect of the American experience — and just about every square inch of land. Entertainment Weekly picks the one film that best captures the spirit and story of each state. Check out the list HERE.

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Warner Bros. Home Entertainment returns to the roots of DC’s greatest Super Heroes – and their unifying moment – with the celebratory release of Justice League: The New Frontier – Commemorative Edition on Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray Steelbook, and DVD on October 3, 2017. For the new Commemorative Edition of the popu

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Dark Hall Mansion, is dropping a little snowy Christmas fun into your Summer along with bringing the heat with our latest limited edition officially licensed fine art print created by leading contemporary artist Dave Perillo in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, The Year Without A Santa Claus, and available Th

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Suntup Editions is pleased to present Salem’s Lot by Dave Christensen. This artwork appeared on the 1st edition of Salem’s Lot, published in 1975. On the cover, the painting was very small. It measured just over 1 1/2″ wide and about 2 1/2″ tall. Now for the first time, you can experience this iconic

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Hollywood is known for its glamorous escapism, taking the audience away from the mundane routine of everyday living into a world of adventure and imagination. At the same time, there is a real side to Hollywood, depicted by the toil and sweat put into it by people laboring for hours both behind and in front […]

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Celebrate the wonder when “Wonder Woman” arrives onto Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital. Gal Gadot returns as the DC Super Hero in the epic action adventure from director Patty Jenkins (“Monster,” AMC’s “The Killing”). The Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D Combo Pack, and

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Let’s hear it for the girls! For so many years, the realm of the action hero, both on film and on TV, has been almost exclusively made up of males. Yet the last couple of years have seen a significant shift, with female superheroes and leading ladies coming at us from all directions. The unexpected […]

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The IT Experience,” a new pop-up haunted house at Hollywood and Vine, offers fans of Stephen King’s classic 1986 novel IT a chance to step into the world of Pennywise the clown. The haunted house is for fans 18 and over, and comes ahead of the film adaptation, which opens September 8. Walking into the Niebo

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Holy Dunny, Batman!  Kidrobot and DC are ready to defend Gotham City with this all new Batman x Kidrobot Dunny Mini Series and collection of 5″ Dunny’s. The mini series features the most iconic versions of Batman as well a span of villains ranging from the movies, TV shows and comics molded to fit the classic

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Celebrating the 40th anniversary of ELO’s top-selling double album, Out of the Blue, Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release the first-time-ever picture disc edition of the ELO classic available everywhere on Friday, September 29, 2017, This 2LP collector’s picture disc edit

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Frank Miller is re-teaming with John Romita Jr. for a new 100-page graphic novel, Superman: Year One. The news was announced at the DC Master Class panel at Comic-Con International: San Diego. “It has to do with revisiting the origins of a certain DC Comics character,” said Miller, introducing the book. “I

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Don’t miss your chance to get a stunning collector’s edition of Batman: A Celebration of The Classic TV Series Limited Edition signed by Adam West and Burt Ward This signed and numbered collector’s edition is limited to just 150 copies worldwide, and comes with an exclusive clamshell case and alternative c

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This new book of stories from the author of Carrie, The Shining, and ‘Salem’s Lot is a chilling collection of strange imaginings, ghoulish twists, and diabolical terror. Stephen King, a modern master of the macabre, has brought together nineteen of his most unsettling short pieces—bizarre tales of dark doings

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Gallery 1988 has announced Alphabitz, a two-man art show featuring Tom Whalen and Dave Perillo. The show will open on Friday August 18, 2017.

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Suntup Editions is very pleased to present the spectacular mural artwork that graced not one, but 8 paperback re-issue book covers of The Dark Tower by Stephen King! Instead of making a print for all eight covers, and because each of the individual covers form a single wide image when placed side by side, Suntup […]

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Mixknowledgy hosted a red carpet soiree last Friday to celebrate a few things—most notably the launch of it’s sister company, The Film Empire.  The formal evening, held at DTLA’s chicly intimate underground venue The Reserve, consisted of back-to-back Hollywood Panels featuring top industry professionals and a party

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Cobra Kai will debut next year on YouTube’s subscription service, YouTube Red. The 10-episode series is described as a comedy that picks up 30 years after the events of the original movie as down on his luck Johnny Lawrence, again played by Billy Zabka, re-opens the Cobra Kai dojo. You remember, the school run by [

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It’s been almost four years since the animated film “Frozen” made it impossible to unhear  “Let It Go.” That’s music to the ears of the Disney Theatrical Group as it readies to open a new high-profile musical adaptation of the movie on Broadway next spring. It was a tricky assignment for Andrew Flatt, Disney Th

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The Black Eyed Peas are one of the most successful musical groups of recent years, and despite the group being on a hiatus, members of the band remain successful in their individual paths. So where did this super group of talented individuals come from, and what can we expect to see next? The Black Eyed […]

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Introducing Fender Play — online lessons, only from Fender. Our guided curriculum allows you to learn hundreds of songs that teach the skills and techniques needed to play guitar. According to Fender’s CEO Andy Mooney, 90% of people who get a guitar quit playing in their first year. With the rise of electronic-based

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From its humble beginnings as a makeshift stage to its now-legendary status as one of the best concert venues in Southern California, the Hollywood Bowl is part of the rich tapestry of Hollywood history. This natural outdoor amphitheater has hosted performances by some of the most well-known and respected artists of every m

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California Typewriter launches us into the bittersweet moment when a beloved technology, the typewriter, faces extinction. Delivering a thought-provoking view on the changing dynamic between humans and machines, director and three-time Grammy Award winner and nominee Doug Nichol explores the mythology attached to the classi

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Continuing its celebration of the vast and expansive history of the Marvel Universe, Marvel is excited to announce the release of 1960’s T-Shirt Variant Covers for select Legacy titles this fall. A blast from Marvel’s past, these images feature your favorite heroes as they appeared in original 1960’s art from Marvel l

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If you put ketchup on your hot dog, you’re not really a Chicagoan. That truism is at the heart of a new Heinz campaign in which the brand leans into the Windy City’s no-ketchup-on-hot-dogs establishment by trying to develop a new tomato-based “Chicago Dog Sauce.” The hope is that people there actually would put this

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Oscar-nominated film director Guillermo del Toro, has brought his imaginative art to an unlikely canvas, an intricately elaborate, limited-edition release from Patrón tequila. This partnership marks one of the first collaborations in which del Toro has engaged outside of the entertainment industry, and among a handful of p

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For the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine, the Apple Corporation is authorizing a comic book adaptation of the classic film with Titan Comics. The book is slated for release in 2018. The movie, originally released in July 1968, saw animated versions of Paul, John, George and Ringo led to Pepperland by

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Heavyweights of the comic book world and the elite of the entertainment industry will gather together on August 22nd at the Saban Theatre in Los Angeles for a once-in-a-lifetime tribute to the world’s most iconic creator, Stan Lee. Unlike career-focused tributes, Extraordinary: Stan Lee will take a nostalgic and sentiment

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At Thursday’s DC: Meet the Publishers panel at San Diego Comic-Con Grant Morrison showed up to announce an entirely unexpected project: Arkham Asylum 2, a follow-up to his best-selling 1989 Batman graphic novel. Explaining that he once joked that the idea of creating a sequel to the fan-favorite title was his persona

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Warner Bros.’ next animated movie will be Batman: Gotham by Gaslight. Originally published in 1989, Gotham by Gaslight tells the “What if” story of a 19th century Caped Crusader who comes face to face with the Butcher of Whitechapel. It’s Batman vs. Jack the Ripper written by Brian Augustyn and illustrated by the cr

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Warner Bros. Pictures has released the new LEGO Ninjago Movie Comic-Con trailer. A new animated adventure in Warner Bros. Pictures’ LEGO franchise, The LEGO Ninjago Movie stars Dave Franco, Justin Theroux, Fred Armisen, Abbi Jacobson, Olivia Munn, Kumail Nanjiani, Michael Peña, Zach Woods, and the legendary Jackie Chan.

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