A new commissioner at America’s main securities regulator causes a buzz

Not your regular regulator FOR ALL the talk about deregulation under President Donald Trump, when it comes to the financial industry the word used by many is “tailoring”—meaning trimming the loose threads of tangled rules, rather than unpicking them. An exception is Hester Peirce, who in January became one of the five commissioners at the […]

‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Early Buzz: A Hilarious Visual Feast with a Big Ole Heart

What made Wreck-It Ralph great back in 2012 wasn’t the plethora of video game references, but the big beating heart of a movie thanks to the friendship between the titular bad guy and the misfit racer Vanellope von Schweetz. Thankfully, the early buzz on the Disney sequel confirms that, much like the first film, Ralph […]

‘The House with a Clock in Its Walls’ Early Buzz: Fine But Forgettable Family Fun

Eli Roth, splatter-horror filmmaker extraordinaire, directing a kid’s movie headlined by Cate Blanchett and Jack Black? With a team like that, how could The House with a Clock in its Walls possibly turn out? Apparently, exactly how you’d expect it to turn out, according to critics. Early buzz of the fantasy film adapting John Bellairs’ 1973 children’s novel of […]

‘The Nun’ Early Buzz: A Weak Entry in the ‘Conjuring’ Universe Offers Jump Scares and Little Else

This weekend brings The Nun to theaters, adding another origin story to one of the horrors from the Conjuring universe. However, fans looking for any proper explanation as to where this demonic woman of the clergy comes from may walk away disappointed. Instead, you’ll be treated to 90 minutes of jump scares and a lot of […]

‘The Front Runner’ Early Buzz: Hugh Jackman is Oscar Worthy in Robert Altman-esque Political Drama

This weekend the Telluride Film Festival is getting a sneak peek at some of the movies that will be hitting the festival circuit in the coming weeks. A good amount of them had already debuted at the Venice Film Festival this past week, but one that we hadn’t yet heard anything about yet was the […]

Dear God, Please Let the I.D. Buzz Copy the Volkswagen California’s Interior

While the United States seems intent on pushing vans into the work-vehicle category, Europe continues to enjoy them for leisure activities. That’s a shame because there’s a chance some of that interesting van culture would have trickled over the ocean were it not for the chicken tax and unwarranted prejudice. Volkswagen has several such lifestyle […]

Buzz Rothfield goes into the NRL Bunker with Bernard Sutton

Video Buzz Rothfield goes into the NRL Bunker with Bernard Sutton4:57 Buzz Rothfield goes deep into the NRL Bunker with Senior NRL Referees Manager Bernard Sutton. June 29th 2018 a few seconds ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/NRL News/ NRL News Turbo rips Matty a new one!0:28 June 29th 2018 an hour ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and […]

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Early Buzz: Another Fun, Hilarious and Self-Contained Adventure

Late Friday night, the first reactions to Marvel’s latest superhero sequel hit the web. Ant-Man and the Wasp has been screened for critics, and the first reactions from social media have started to surface. So far, the buzz is pretty damn high with many calling it fun and hilarious, praising the creative use of size […]

Buzz Aldrin returns to Twitter, sues his son and former manager

Enlarge / NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine, left, meets backstage with former NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin, prior to giving the keynote speech at the Humans to Mars Summit in May, 2018, at George Washington University in Washington. (credit: NASA) All is not well in the otherworldly world of the second human to walk on the Moon. […]

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Early Buzz: A Fun Heist Movie, But Donald Glover Steals the Show

Every Star Wars movie is undoubtedly an event, but Solo: A Star Wars Story can’t help but feel different from everything that has come before. Sure, it’s another prequel (and we all remember those), but it takes a beloved character from the original trilogy, recasts him with a fresh-faced young actor, and offers up an origin […]