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Classic 80s Movies That Actually Opened The Same Week

Thanksgiving weekend 1987 had two schmaltzy sweet movies competing, featuring five stalwart talents of the time: Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Steven Guttenberg, Steve Martin and John Candy. In fact, the posters for both John Hughes’ “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” and Leonard Nimoy’s (yes, that Leonard Nimoy) “Three Men and a Baby” practically begged audiences to […]

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Gaming

Modern Warfare 2 devs show off classic All Ghillied Up mission’s return

Call of Duty players can grab some exclusive benefits just by pre-ordering Modern Warfare 2, so here’s everything included with the pre-order, including early access, skins, as well as the leaked villain Operator bundle. Modern Warfare 2 draws ever closer, bringing a globe-trotting campaign, multiplayer, Warzone 2, and the leaked DMZ mode. While campaign gameplay […]

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WoW Wrath of the Lich King Classic pre-patch finally adds Naxxramas

The WoW Wrath of the Lich King Classic pre-patch details have been revealed, giving players a full breakdown of what lies ahead for the Classic version of Blizzards iconic MMORPG. Here’s everything you need to know before you dive back into the frosty world of Northrend. World of Warcraft Classic allows players to relive some […]

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Doom mod adds fully 3D monsters and guns to id Software’s FPS classic

A new Doom mod updates the classic, 1993 FPS from id Software by replacing all the 2D monster and weapon pick-up assets with fully 3D models, making the defining shooter look more like later 90s hits such as Quake, Half-Life, and Return to Castle Wolfenstein. Voxel Doom, developed by modder Daniel Weinerson, also known as […]

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The Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts Presents CLASSIC ALBUMS LIVE: THE BEATLES—LET IT BE

A handpicked collection of world-class musicians from the orchestra group Classic Albums Live will perform the Beatles’ Let It Be album in its entirety at Pepperdine University as the first show of the 2022-2023 season. The performance will take place in Smothers Theatre at 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at the Lisa Smith […]

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Sports

Kooyong Classic coup as big names sign up

Australia’s top-ranked player and a teenage hotshot considered Spain’s best prospect since Rafael Nadal are the first two commitments for the Kooyong Classic’s celebrated return next year. Davis Cup hero Alex de Minaur and world No.4 Carlos Alcaraz will complete their Australian Open preparations at the original home of the grand slam in a major […]

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Xbox Series X S and Xbox One fans can once again play classic game that was delisted

Xbox Series X, S and Xbox One fans looking for something new to play can turn to a classic game that recently was delisted. Back in May fans of arcade gaming were left disappointed when Soul Calibur and Soul Calibur 2 both suddenly disappeared from the Microsoft Store. Soul Calibur especially is an absolute icon […]

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Gen Z Streaming Stars React to Classic Sci-Fi Movies of the ’80s – Slashdot

The New York Times tried an experiment with four classic science fiction films from exactly 40 years ago: If you were a moviegoer in the 1980s, you were constantly presented with imaginative questions that seemed cosmic and existential. Would humanity someday settle its differences here on earth and learn to travel the stars as a […]

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Gaming

Alone In The Dark Is A Modern Reimagining Of A Survival Horror Classic

Publisher THQ Nordic is rebooting Alone in the Dark–but rather than a new game in the series, developer Pieces Interactive is returning to the 1992 original to put a modern spin on the game that helped give rise to the modern survival horror genre. The new game is a third-person title that reimagines the original […]

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WoW Classic PvP players won’t be punished for refusing XP

WoW Classic PvP players who choose not to gain XP from player vs player combat in World of Warcraft’s battlegrounds will no longer be placed into a separate pool of players in Wrath of the Lich King Classic. This change will likely be hugely welcome news to one segment of the MMORPG’s player base, who […]