R.I.P. Walter Mischel, father of the infamous Marshmallow Test

Enlarge / Finding a distraction is key for young children trying to resist the marshmallow. (credit: Igniter Media) The psychologist who famously demonstrated the importance of being able to delay gratification to achieving later success in life died on September 12 in New York City. Walter Mischel, emeritus professor of psychology at Columbia University and […]

Water Cooler: Walter Mitty, Annihilation, Won’t You Be My Neighbor, Mission: Impossible, Rampage, Searching, Blindspotting & More

On the July 24, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film Managing Editor Jacob Hall, Weekend Editor Brad Oman, senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista we’ll discuss what we’ve been up to at the Water Cooler and answer some listener mail in The Mail […]

Scorpion Sneak Peek: Can Paige Help a 'Dopey' Walter Save Toby's Life?

This week on CBS’ Scorpion, the team’s smarties turn a bit dumb, putting Paige in an especially unique position to save the day. RELATEDWhen Does Your Favorite Show Return Now That the Olympics Are Over? In the fantastically titled episode “Dumbster Fire” (airing tonight at 10/9c), Walter, Toby, Happy and Sylvester are deep underground on […]

Seth Rogen Will Play Walter Cronkite for David Gordon Green

Seth Rogen joining a David Gordon Green movie is not surprising news – they previously collaborated on the very funny stoner comedy Pineapple Express. David Gordon Green making a movie about legendary newsman Walter Cronkite and CBS News on the day of John F. Kennedy’s assassination is not surprising news – he is a versatile filmmaker […]

Watford make Hull boss Marco Silva first-choice target to replace Walter Mazzarri

The Hull boss has a release clause in his contract allowing him to remain in the Premier League following their relegation. And the Hornets have wasted no time in targeting the Portuguese coach following their decision to axe Mazzarri yesterday. Silva, due to hold talks with his Hull bosses today, could become Watford’s ninth manager […]

Walter Mazzarri to LEAVE Watford on Sunday with Claudio Ranieri favourite to replace him

The Italian boss took training this morning then met club chiefs for talks with tensions around Vicarage Road high. The Hornets board had been made aware that a number of players would try to leave if Mazzarri remained in charge. Mazzarri still hasn’t learnt English – he has continued to speak Italian in his press […]

‘Alien: Covenant’: Apple Style Ad for Their Advanced Android Walter

In addition to the terrifying Xenomorphs that kill off countless characters across the franchise, the Alien films are also known for introducing advanced android characters that can be nearly indistinguishable from humans. Alien: Covenant is no different as we’ll be meeting Walter, the next generation of the android David from Prometheus. To introduce audiences to the […]