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Cheap tricks: Budget-friendly hacks for living in Houston
Entertainment
Published in 2-9-2016
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It's not cheap living in the Bayou City.

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'Morgan' bares teeth but never totally comes to life
Entertainment
Published in 2-9-2016
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There is some creative gene-splicing inside and outside "Morgan," the science fiction horror thriller about a deadly lab-made girl who wants to be human. Luke Scott, son of Ridley, directs his first feature as if it's a Father's Day present, aided by a script that carries the DNA of both "Alien" and "Blade Runner." [...] the film tries to split the difference between thoughtful science ...>>
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'Southside with You' about Barack and Michelle Obama comes to Houston
Entertainment
Published in 26-8-2016
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'Southside with You' actors come to Houston to discuss new movie about Barack and Michelle Obama's first date.

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Celebrities who live or used to live in Texas
Entertainment
Published in 26-8-2016
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There is more than just a lone star in the Lone Star State; many celebrities call Texas home.

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Declawed 'Morris' could use a bit more bite
Entertainment
Published in 26-8-2016
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Morris (Markees Christmas) is a stout young fellow who has moved with his father (Craig Robinson), a soccer coach, from Richmond, N.Y., to Heidelberg, Germany. There are a couple of friendly sorts, and a few out-and-out racists, but the most common reactions are a mild suspicion and a kind of cold curiosity. [...] Morris from America" is a nice, predictable film unlikely to linger in the memory.
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De Niro, Ramirez pack punch in hard-hitting 'Hands of Stone'
Entertainment
Published in 26-8-2016
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"Hands of Stone" is a sprawling, yet fairly conventional biopic about Panamanian boxing champion Roberto Duran - a man the Associated Press once declared the seventh greatest fighter and No. 1 lightweight of the 20th century. The film follows the standard biopic beats in recounting his scrappy origins and his aggressive pursuit of Felicidad Iglesias (portrayed by the Cuban actress Ana de Armas) a ...>>
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'Southside' glimpses early Barack and Michelle
Entertainment
Published in 26-8-2016
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There's the burgeoning onscreen romance between Barack and Michelle, but then there's the love story that the movie's existence both implies and tries to feed - the romance between Obama and the American public. The film was written and directed by Richard Tanne (this is his first feature), who researched the Obamas' first date with no help from the first family, piecing toget ...>>
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Large Hadron Collider scientists create fake video of ritual sacrifice
Entertainment
Published in 19-8-2016
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The European Organization for Nuclear Research, known as CERN for its initials in French, is internally investigating a fake video of a ritual sacrifice possibly created by a scientist as a spoof.

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Our favorite #TrumpExplainsMoviePlots memes
Entertainment
Published in 19-8-2016
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You've got to hand it to presidential hopeful Donald Trump: he certainly has a way with words. And the internet can't resist.

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'Ben-Hur' suffers crisis of faith - in that it has very little
Entertainment
Published in 19-8-2016
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Lew Wallace's 1880 novel "Ben-Hur: A Take of the Christ," one of the 19th century's biggest best-sellers, has been the basis for two classic Hollywood films. There was Fred Niblo's 1925 version, starring Ramon Novarro, and the one everyone knows, the William Wyler version from 1959, with Charlton Heston in the title role. At the start of the film, Judah Ben-Hur (Jack Huston) is a ...>>
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'Don't Think Twice' explores the trials of improv
Entertainment
Published in 19-8-2016
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When people look back at the movies and television shows and podcasts and web series of today to see what 20- and 30-somethings were doing in 2016, they would not be misguided in assuming that everyone was in improv. "Don't Think Twice" mercifully tries to do something different, even if it starts out feeling oh-so-familiar, by looking at what happens when one member of a close-knit improv g ...>>
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'Kubo and the Two Strings' strums stop-motion wonder
Entertainment
Published in 19-8-2016
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Review: 'Kubo and the Two Strings' strums stop-motion wonder'Kubo' unfolds in dark, dazzling fashion Early in "Kubo and the Two Strings," our hero meekly strides into an ancient Japanese village marketplace the way Toshiro Mifune might have entered a Kurosawa film, but with greater bustle. The scene typifies the wonder of "Kubo and the Two Strings," the latest from the Oregon ...>>
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Robert Downey Jr. posted the best photo of Tom Hiddleston to Instagram
Entertainment
Published in 12-8-2016
    556 Visits

A grainy photo of Hiddleston wearing an "I 'heart' T.S." was posted to Instagram by none other than Iron Man, captioned "Join me in welcoming the biggest T. Stark fan of them all to Instagram!"

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19 Houston restaurants with health inspection violations (Aug. 1-8, 2016)
Entertainment
Published in 12-8-2016
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This week saw a lot of slime, bugs - and even one instance of fecal coliform bacteria. Although the type wasn't specified, it's not something you want to find at a restaurant.

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Chaka Khan is living life and keeping it real
Entertainment
Published in 12-8-2016
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The iconic singer is back onstage, and in Houston, after a stint in rehab.

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