Ukraine’s most famous sculptor turns war debris into art, expressing the inexpressible

PARIS – From within the debris of Russia’s war, Ukraine’s most famous sculptor was compelled to make a dark artistic pivot the day his own country house was ravaged by a Russian strike. “It happened by accident, it happened when a missile came into our house, our dacha … and my neighbors gathered the debris […]

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Thousands of Ukrainians live in agony and uncertainty as they search for their missing loved ones

KYIV – Iryna Reva stares at her phone, replaying the last video her 25-year-old son Vladyslav sent her from the front line before the volunteer soldier disappeared 19 months ago in a battle with Russian forces in Ukraine’s eastern Donetsk region. Reva is one of the thousands of Ukrainians desperately seeking news of loved ones […]

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One of ‘Friends’ Most Impactful Characters Was Only in Nine Episodes

The Big Picture Dr. Richard Burke, played by Tom Selleck, made a lasting impact on Friends despite only appearing in 10 episodes. Richard displays maturity in his relationship with Monica, though they struggle with the age gap. Chandler’s insecurities about Richard drove comedic jealousy and growth, culminating in Monica and Chandler’s strong relationship. Ten seasons […]

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“I Was Subjected To Rejection Due To My Ugly Looks”

Stephen Alajemba, a seasoned Nigerian actor better known by his stage name Uwaezuoke, has talked about how his physical and facial characteristics led to numerous rejections. He disclosed this in a recent interview with popular YouTuber, Yan Kontent Factory. According to the actor, his mother told him that he was rejected as a baby because […]

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Neil Gaiman Wrote This Pivotal ‘Doctor Who’ Episode

The Big Picture Neil Gaiman’s episode “The Doctor’s Wife” delves into the Doctor’s inner isolation and the TARDIS’s importance. Gaiman’s exploration in the episode introduces key lore on Time Lord regeneration, including gender swaps. The unique portrayal of the TARDIS as a human in the episode solidifies its role as the Doctor’s oldest companion. Author […]

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Judge tosses riot charges against white supremacist — again

FILE – In this Aug. 12, 2017, file photo, people fly into the air as a vehicle drives into a group of protesters demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. (Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily Progress via AP, File)/The Daily Progress via AP) A federal appeals court has ruled that the alleged leader of […]

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Mutant Mayhem’ Does This Better Than Most Superhero Movies

Editor’s Note: The following contains spoilers for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem The Big Picture Mutant Mayhem ‘s finale focuses on ordinary people helping mutant heroes, a departure from modern superhero norms. Superman II and Spider-Man 2 showcase the importance of everyday citizens aiding superheroes, a trend lost in newer films. Mutant Mayhem is […]

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Gwen Stefani’s comeback was inspired by Kelly Clarkson

23 February 2024 Kelly Clarkson inspired Gwen Stefani’s musical comeback. Gwen Stefani was inspired to make music by her showbiz pal The 41-year-old pop star actually convinced Gwen, 54, to return to the studio amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Reflecting on her comeback, Gwen told the ‘Audacy Check In’ podcast: “The collaborations have always been my […]

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10 ‘Oppenheimer’ Historical Figures, Ranked by Accuracy

Dominating the box office and the 2024 Academy Awards, Christopher Nolan’sOppenheimer is a cinematic masterpiece. The film is based on the book American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer, written by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin. With his impeccable eye for detail, Nolan assembled a cast of historical figures to portray […]

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BALLERINA, the JOHN WICK Spinoff Movie, Delays Release Date to Summer 2025

The world of John Wick is a sprawling one. Although the main franchise of movies focuses on a narrow slice of one assassin’s life, there’s a lot in the universe to explore. And now, John Wick will get its first cinematic spinoff with the Ballerina movie. We still have a lot of questions about how […]

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