caption “Ocean’s 8.” source Barry Wetcher/Warner Bros. There’s something about a good heist movie that makes going to the multiplex worthwhile. With the high stakes, and the top-shelf actors and directors who seem to gravitate to the genre, when it’s done right, it can be a thrilling cinematic experience. With “Ocean’s 8” hitting theaters Friday – where the likes of Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Sarah Paulson, and Rihanna make up a group of thieves who pull a heist at the Met Gala – we thought it was a good time to look back on the classics of the genre. Here are the 21 best heist movies of all time, ranked: 21. “A Fish Called Wanda” source MGM John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, and Michael Palin play a bumbling group who commit a robbery of very pricey diamonds and then try to con one another out of the loot. Cleese and Palin are at top form, and … [Read more...] about The 21 best heist movies of all time, ranked
The greatest of all time
caption Serena Williams and Roger Federer after winning Wimbledon in 2012. source Clive Brunskill/Getty Roger Federer said he thinks Serena Williams is the greatest tennis player of all time. Federer said that Williams’ single and doubles accomplishments are unparalleled in the game. Williams said the same could be said for Federer. Serena Williams is preparing to play in the French Open, her first major since having her first child. To Roger Federer, Williams’ legacy is already cemented, even if she doesn’t add to her decorated career. Federer told The Wall Street Journal’s Jason Gay that, to him, Williams is the greatest tennis player of all-time – man or woman. Federer and Williams are the same age and have both enjoyed nearly unparalleled success, two of the best athletes in any sport, still dominating at ages few expected. Federer compared their dissimilar rises to … [Read more...] about Roger Federer says Serena Williams is the greatest tennis player of all-time
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Subscribe Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader Style Perspective Perspective Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events by Chris Richards by Chris Richards Email the author April 16 at 5:42 PM Email the author Damn for real. Kendrick Lamar just won the Pulitzer Prize for music. What does it mean? So many things. First, it confirms that these strange days have been blindingly golden for black pop culture. “Black Panther” just made history at the box office, Beyoncé just made history at Coachella, and on Monday, one of the leading candidates for Voice of … [Read more...] about Kendrick Lamar deserves his Pulitzer. Rap is the most significant music of our time.
100. Hotline Miami (2012) Platform: Microsoft WindowsHotline Miami is violent—really violent—but in a way that makes it ooze atmosphere: pulsing neon, pumping electronica, and blood splattered on the walls, and the floor, and you. You play as a thug fighting his way through room after room of men with guns and knives and every other murder-tool you can think of. You're not timed, but you must move quickl, because every room you enter requires mowing down enemies in a matter of seconds — lest the hail of bullets leaves you as the one splayed on the ground. Advertisement - Continue Reading Below Advertisement - Continue Reading Below 99. TowerFall (2013) Platform: OuyaOne of the only games to make buying an Ouya worthwhile (at least until it came to Steam and PS4 in 2014), TowerFall proved that multiplayer gaming could thrive on the couch, not just online. Inspired more by Super Smash Brothers than Street Fighter, this 2D arena fighter takes fighting games and … [Read more...] about The 100 Greatest Video Games of All Time
posted on 17 Jun 2011, 23:31 10 1. Eingild (Posts: 203; Member since: 19 Apr 2011) This damn site. Always talking about how rich and how great Apple is. Don't get me wrong. I love Apple as much as the man behind it. But dude, seriously? I'm tired of all these biased craps that PA is putting on Apple. Always considering Apple as the greatest of all time. >. posted on 18 Jun 2011, 00:02 10 4. clevername (Posts: 1436; Member since: 11 Jul 2008) Phonearena didn't write this article. This news has been circulating around several websites today, and all over twitter. That kinda makes it news. And since its news about the cell phone industry, PA reports it. No bias there. And about being the greatest, they just point out how rich they are. Again, not biased just facts. Can't speak for other articles but this one is pretty simple. posted on 18 Jun 2011, 00:39 2 8. Eingild (Posts: 203; Member since: 19 Apr 2011) Thanks for clarifying that out dude. I mistook the … [Read more...] about Comments for : With $70 billion in the till after the end of this quarter, Apple could buy many of its competitors