Sanctions & NATO pressure will make Russians look out of ‘deep black hole,’ Biden thinks

Former US Vice President Joseph Biden delivered an impassioned speech which alternated between attacking Russia and praising the US-led world order, while omitting the essence of the ongoing Cold War redux. Biden, a former senator and America’s second-highest official for two terms, took to the podium at the Munich Security Conference (MSC) on Friday evening […]

‘Deep Blue Sea 2’ Trailer Unleashes Remote Control Sharks

Remember Deep Blue Sea? The 1999 movie starring Samuel L. Jackson and some super-smart sharks? Well, there is now a Deep Blue Sea 2, with even more super-smart shark action to sink your jaws into, courtesy of Syfy. If you think this is a joke, check out the Deep Blue Sea 2 trailer below. In 1999, the film Deep Blue […]

Daily Podcast: Cloverfield 4, Star Wars, Mr. Rogers, Deep Blue Sea 2, Kingkiller Chronicle & More

On the January 29, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest movie news, including Cloverfield 4, Kingkiller Chronicle, Tom Hanks starring in a Mr. Rogers movie, Deep Blue Sea 2 gets a trailer, and whether Disney should be […]

How the ‘Blue Planet II’ production team dealt with a leak when their sub was 1,500 feet deep in Antarctic waters

The “Blue Planet II” production team’s submersible sprung a leak when they were almost 1,500 feet deep in Antarctic waters. Fortunately, they were able to discover the cause and to conduct repairs underwater. Pushing the envelope is necessary to discover something new and show unseen parts of the world, according to one of the show’s […]

Canadian figure skaters dig deep at nationals in pursuit of Olympic glory

VANCOUVER — The short programs set the stage for the final round of competition at the national figure skating championships in Vancouver. With an Olympic spot on the line, here are the moments that stood out for me in each discipline: Ladies: Birthday girl earns her crown Gabrielle Daleman is as fierce a competitor as I have […]

The Usenet Deep Space 9 recapper that helped inspire modern TV criticism

In 1993, TV—and TV writing—were much different entities than what we know today. (credit: Tony Young) Every action has an equal and opposite reaction, Exhibit 5,768: the current golden age of TV has clearly inspired a golden age of TV writing. And if you follow today’s TV criticism at all, chances are a handful of […]

Trump slams DOJ as ‘deep state,’ wants jail time for Hillary aide

Donald Trump has blasted the DOJ for being part of a ‘deep state’ conspiracy as he urged ‘jail’ time for Huma Abedin for using a non-secure private email account while conducting government business. “Crooked Hillary Clinton’s top aide, Huma Abedin, has been accused of disregarding basic security protocols. She put Classified Passwords into the hands […]