For those few cinema scholars who speak of some motion pictures as “films,” and others as “movies,” Guillermo del Toro’s glorious “The Shape of Water” refuses to go tidily into either box.A ravishing, eccentric auteur’s imagining, spilling artistry, empathy and sensuality from every open pore, it also offers more straight-up movie for your money than just about any Hollywood studio offering this year.The Challenge star Cory Wharton shocked everyone on Saturday, December 16, when he revealed on Instagram that he was the father of Are You the One? […] The first footage from Ocean’s 8 is finally here. Pictures released a 15-second teaser for the highly anticipated film on Monday, December 18, one day ahead of the full trailer’s debut. The reality stars competed together on Rivals III in 2016, and now Cory and Cheyenne live in Southern California, just 10 minutes apart from each other.It’s a dreamy image on which to kick off a story that never seems entirely of this world, even as we’re introduced to the mundane everyday routine of Elisa (Hawkins), voiceless and orphaned from infancy, who scrapes together a living as a cleaner in a top-secret government laboratory, where assorted shady experiments are conducted in a fevered spirit of anti-Russian paranoia. Elisa is lonely, but she’s not alone; indeed, loneliness is a condition common to most of the film’s characters, from her ceaselessly chatty workplace pal and protector Zelda (an irresistible Octavia Spencer), who carps despairingly about her unresponsive husband, or her avuncular neighbor Giles (Jenkins), a repressed gay illustrator who can’t find an outlet for either his work or his persecuted affections.No one, however, is more desperately isolated than our nameless creature of the deep, dragged from South America to a murky tank at the lab by scientists convinced his supernatural capabilities can give America an edge in the space race.The 19-track record is the 45-year-old rapper’s first since 2013’s The Marshall Mathers LP 2, and it covers an array of topics, including politics, drug abuse, family and fame.Here, Us Weekly rounds up […] This is your final warning: this post contains spoilers from Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Music is the chief conduit of feeling throughout “The Shape of Water,” whether in the form of Desplat’s ornate, orchestral jazz compositions, or crackling vintage cuts from the screen musicals Elisa and Giles consume together.In another part of town, Kandi Burruss and Kenya Moore went to visit Cynthia Bailey at her lake house.Kenya got a little misty-eyed talking about her grandmother’s funeral.Haylie Duff shares delicious recipe ideas and helpful entertaining tips in this exclusive interview with Us Weekly.The Cooking Channel star, 32, who is partnering with Libby’s Vegetables to create delicious and easy-to-prepare recipes, says she has enjoyed the holidays in a variety of ways throughout […] Hindsight is always 20-20. Gary Fisher earned a well-deserved cameo in the newest Star Wars film.Not only are they BFFs in real life, but the coaches serve up a weekly dose of friendly (and not-so-friendly) competition that make the show laugh-out-loud funny. Happy holidays, everyone (you too, Guns N’ Roses): Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart and Jack Black all bring the funny in a zany and surprisingly inspired sequel of sorts to […] ‘Tis the season for bombshells!