First look inside the Star Wars virtual reality…

We’ve been to Darth Vader’s lair — and escaped to tell about it. The virtual reality experience Vader Immortal from ILMxLAB is one of the key titles for the upcoming Oculus Quest wireless headset, immersing the…

Vampire Weekend frontman Ezra Koenig is and isnt…

One particular word initially appeared three times on the new Vampire Weekend album, Father of the Bride (out now). On the record’s lead single, “Harmony Hall,” it used to reside in the pre-chorus: “I thought…

George Clooney explains why the timing is right…

George Clooney has a theory: “There is never a bad time to talk about the insanity of war.” That’s why he said yes to Hulu’s Catch-22 remake (premiering May 17), despite his original reaction to…

Avengers: Endgame explained: Hawkeyes closing scene

We knew Hawkeye was an expert at archery, fencing, and martial arts — but he turns out to be a pretty great running back, too. Jeremy Renner’s warrior plays a critical and heartbreaking role in Avengers:…

Avengers: Endgame explained: Iron Mans closing scene

“The truth is… I am Iron Man.” Those are the words that ended Tony Stark’s first film in 2008, breaking with the tradition of superheroes maintaining secret identities. This was a good guy who wasn’t…