When ‘The Hobbit’ Cast Isn’t Suited for Battle, They Look Dapper as Hell

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is finally here as the last chapter of the 13-year-old film franchise. After all this time, you may be surprised to learn that in everyday life, Orlando Bloom doesn’t travel with a bow and arrow and Benedict Cumberbatch doesn’t typically breathe fire.

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Sony Cancels ‘The Interview’ Release and Hollywood Is Pissed

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Christmas isn’t looking too jolly for Seth Rogen and James Franco, stars of The Interview. Sony has canceled the release of the film on all platforms after U.S. movie theaters received threats believed to be from the same group who reportedly hacked the studio’s internal computer systems. As you can imagine, Hollywood is furious.

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The NFL Was the Biggest Loser of 2014

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This year will go down as a PR disaster for the National Football League. Domestic violence, unruly fans, and lawsuits exposed the league’s culture to public — and they didn’t like what they saw.

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Everything You Need To Know About ‘Serial’ Before the Finale

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Serial, from the creators of the award-winning podcast, This American Life, has grown into a cultural phenomenon overnight. Hordes of listeners tune in to host Sarah Koenig every Thursday to try and solve the mystery of who murdered Woodlawn High School student Hae Min Lee in 1999. The obsession with the show has spawned hilarious parody videos, detailed episode recaps, and sub-reddits on sub-reddits filled with theories on whether convicted killer/ex-boyfriend Adnan Syed is actually innocent.

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