Norwegian Superpowered Kids Horror Movie Review

Image: IFC Midnight After moving to a new home—a cluster of apartment towers surrounded by forests, quieter than usual thanks to the summer holidays—bored young Ida (Rakel Lenora Fløttum) welcomes friendship with a similarly aged neighbor, Ben (Sam Ashraf). But The Innocents, a brutal yet elegant investigation into the extremes of psychopathy and empathy, is … Read more

My friend says I’ve gotten cocky

DEAR HARRIETTE: Now that I’ve lost weight, my friends are treating me differently. Harriette Cole I was always the heavier friend. Last year I started my fitness journey, and it’s done wonders for my self-esteem. I dress nicer, I go out more and I’m just a noticeably happier person. I noticed a few months ago … Read more

Matthew Perry spotted making a McDonald’s run

Matthew Perry is lovin’ it. The “Friends” star was snapped visiting a McDonald’s in Pacific Palisades with a pal and then later arriving at a friend’s house. Last month, Perry sent a sweet message of support to his “The Whole Ten Yards” co-star Bruce Willis amid the latter’s recent aphasia diagnosis. “Dear Bruce Willis, I’m so … Read more

My friend will not clear up mystery about her new baby

Dear Amy: In the years following college, I had a close group of friends. As the years passed and our lives moved in different directions, our contact with each other gradually lessened, but we’d still keep in touch via Facebook, email, text, and the occasional dinner get-together. Amy Dickinson One of the girls in this … Read more

Paul Rudd’s Conan O’Brien Mac And Me prank extends into podcasts now

Paul Rudd and Conan O’Brien have been friends of at least some flavor for years at this point, a relationship that has been demonstrated, most consistently, via Rudd’s long string of appearances on O’Brien’s various late night shows. (And his choice of clips from his career to run when making said appearances.) But given that … Read more

Courteney Cox on bad face work: ‘I’m looking really strange’

“Friends” legend Courteney Cox is getting very candid about her previous cosmetic procedures — and how she’s now looking forward to turning 60 in the near future. The actress and Instagram influencer — hey, she’s got 12 million followers, folks — opened up about aging while promoting her buzzy new comedy-horror TV series “Shining Vale,” co-starring … Read more

Prince Harry’s bombshell $30 million book will ‘shake the monarchy to its core’

Lifestyle 13 Feb, 2022 06:39 PM3 minutes to read Prince Harry’s new book is said to contain some shocking revelations. Photo / Getty Images Prince Harry’s friends have warned that his new book will reveal how he really feels about his stepmother Camilla – and will “shake the monarchy to its core”. The Duke of … Read more

Charlie Day, Jenny Slate in a rote rom-com

Charlie Day and Jenny Slate in I Want You BackPhoto: Amazon Studios Cultural critic Umberto Eco once wrote, “Two clichés make us laugh. A hundred clichés move us. For we sense dimly that the clichés are talking among themselves, and celebrating a reunion.” He was referring to Casablanca and how its use of myriad archetypes … Read more

Eternity and the Grateful Dead

The Grateful Dead’s Jerry Garcia, May 8, 1979. Photo: Anonymous/Associated Press One morning under an ominous sky, my friend Michael texted me a video of the Grateful Dead performing “Looks Like Rain.” He was right as, well, rain. Shortly afterward, the heavens opened and a deluge fell. Sending an unsolicited musical and meteorological warning is … Read more