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How Many Galaga References Are In 'The Avengers'?

Mike Ryan | Posted 06.30.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

This week, at long last, a movie that you have been anticipating for years will be released into theaters. But enough about Kate Hudson's A Little Bit of Heaven. (I fooled you. Zing.) Instead, we're here to answer every single question that you could possibly have about Marvel's The Avengers. So, let's do that.

Skip Gates Helps Samuel L. Jackson Find His Roots

Posted 04.29.2012 | Black Voices

Every week, The Huffington Post Black Voices tells you what Henry Louis Gates has planned on his show "Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr." ...

WATCH: Iron Man & Thor Throw Down In 'Avengers' Clip

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.18.2012 | Entertainment

"Marvel's The Avengers" arrives in theaters on May 4, but at the rate Marvel is releasing clips online, you might get to see the entire movie beforeha...

WATCH: Samuel L. Jackson Stars In New Commercial

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 04.17.2012 | Technology

Siri, how do you get these mother******* snakes off this mother******* plane? Okay, it doesn't quite go like that, but it's still pretty awesome. ...

Linguine, Literature and Laughter

Charlie Carillo | Posted 05.27.2012 | Books
Charlie Carillo

My career as a writer leads me to the conclusion that three "L" words make life worth living: Linguine, literature and laughter. In this video you'll see how to make a good red sauce for linguine, while hearing crazy stories about literature.

WATCH: Samuel L. Jackson Brings 'Pulp Fiction' To NBA

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 03.23.2012 | Sports

Samuel L. Jackson brough his iconic voice to the NBA on Thursday night, introducing the starting lineups for the Los Angeles Clippers and New Orleans ...

WATCH: The Most Star-Studded Film Ever?

Posted 02.27.2012 | Comedy

If you thought some of Jimmy Kimmel's previous sketches had a lot of star cameos, then wait until you see his trailer for "Movie: The Movie." Brin...

Samuel L. Jackson: I Voted For Obama 'Because He Was Black'

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 09.27.2012 | Black Voices

Samuel L. Jackson made a surprising confession in the March issue of Ebony. "I voted for Barack because he was black. Cause that’s why other folk...

WATCH: Anti-Colbert Ad Released By His Former Super-PAC

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.20.2012 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert's former super PAC apparently missed his recent appearance on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart." Colbert handed over control of hi...

Martin Luther King Jr. Reaches The Mountain Top

Arielle Hixson | Posted 03.17.2012 | Black Voices
Arielle Hixson

Extremely original, The Mountain Top is a story about Martin Luther King Jr. as an ordinary man, a man that the public may have never seen. We manage to see him not as an intangible, iconic figure in history, but as a sweet yet complex individual with flaws.

Samuel L. Jackson Defines His Race As 'Movie Star'

Posted 02.11.2012 | TV

In their first meeting, Samuel L. Jackson was fascinated by Stephen Colbert's insistence that he simply does not see color. On "The Colbert Report" (W...

Stage Door: The Cherry Orchard, The Mountaintop

Fern Siegel | Posted 02.03.2012 | Arts
Fern Siegel

Written in 1904, The Cherry Orchard, Chekov's last play, feels wholly modern. Now at the Classic Stage Company, its issues of class, money and romantic ruin seem timeless

'Django Unchained'

Naima Ramos-Chapman | Posted 01.20.2012 | Black Voices
Naima Ramos-Chapman

As seductive and fresh the film sounds -- I mean how often do we get to see movies about slavery that don't depict black people as victims; powerless to take matters into their own hands? -- I am still very skeptical of how Django will turn out.

VIDEOS: Hero Swag: 14 Of Film's Most Stylish Characters

Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts

From the slick noir of Melvillie's Le Samourai to Drive's homage to new wave, style can be just as important to films as narrative itself—sometimes ...

The Mountaintop: Big Stars Can't Do It All

Danny Groner | Posted 01.02.2012 | New York
Danny Groner

The Mountaintop does not aim to call Martin Luther King's life and legacy into question; rather, it hopes to make him a more relatable character -- he smokes, curses, and, yes, even goes to the bathroom.

Not All Books Are Created Equal: Some Are Created With Art & Soul

Malcolm Harris | Posted 12.28.2011 | Style
Malcolm Harris

Earlier this week Mister GoLightly found himself in the middle of a jam packed soiree at the The Sony Store in the heart of Midtown Manhattan. This e...

Who Is The Highest-Grossing Actor Of All Time

Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment

If you were smart, your first thought is probably Leonardo DiCaprio or Johnny Depp. DiCaprio was far and away the highest earner of 2010, bringing...

You Won't Believe How They Made 'The Avengers'

Posted 12.21.2011 | Entertainment

UPDATE: McGarvey told The Hollywood Reporter that he had been misquoted and that none of the footage was actually shot on an iPhone. He claimed that h...

Scarlett Johansson Nude Photos Inspire New 'Avengers' Trailer

Posted 12.21.2011 | Entertainment

We know that, in the upcoming Marvel teamup flick, "The Avengers," the superheroes are assembled to fight off Thor's evil brother Loki, who is trying ...

Tell It From the Mountaintop

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.18.2011 | Arts
Regina Weinreich

The mountaintop may be the ultimate pulpit, the highest high from which to speak, the source of divine wisdom, or it may just be a sexual plateau, the lay result of a man and a woman cooped up in a Memphis motel room on a stormy night. He was a Man, of course.

Dr. King's Volcanic Mountaintop Seductively Explosive

Lonna Saunders | Posted 12.18.2011 | Entertainment
Lonna Saunders

This is not a play for the faint-hearted, but it is a celebration of life, love, and country.

The Best Late Night Clips of the Week (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

Matt Wilstein | Posted 12.14.2011 | Comedy
Matt Wilstein

This week's news provided ample material for the late night shows. Below are my favorite late night clips of the week. What were yours?

Crystal Bell

6 Things We Learned From 'The Avengers' Panel At Comic Con | Crystal Bell | Posted 12.16.2011 | Entertainment

"The Avengers" assembled Saturday night at New York Comic Con 2011 -- and it was pretty awesome. Some of the principal cast members of the upcoming Ma...

PHOTOS: Stylish Stars At 'The Mountaintop' Opening

Posted 12.14.2011 | Black Voices

Katori Hall's new play "The Mountaintop" starring Angela Bassett and Samuel L. Jackson opened last night in New York City to a star-studded audience. ...

Brennan Williams

Kenny Leon Talks 'The Mountaintop,' 'Steel Magnolias' Remake And More | Brennan Williams | Posted 01.17.2012 | Black Voices

The timing couldn’t have been better for the opening of Kenny Leon’s latest Broadway production, “The Mountaintop.” Starring Samuel L. Jackson...