Films

What Alita: Battle Angel learned from James Cameron’s Avatar

Alita: Battle Angel director Robert Rodriguez talks motion capture, going to ‘James Cameron school’… and those huge eyes The first thing you notice about Alita: Battle Angel, the live-action adaptation of the manga by Yukito Kishiro, is the title character’s eyes. For the main part, the film’s CGI cyborg protagonist Alita, played by Rosa Salazar, […]

Music

Ariana Grande Encourages Sweetener/Thank U, Next Tour Attendees to Buy Clear Plastic Bags Beforehand

Ariana Grande wants to keep things running smoothly on her upcoming Sweetener/Thank U, Next tour, and she’s giving her fans a head’s up about “super strict” security measures so that they can prepare for her shows in advance. Concerts that take place in arenas typically have a clear bag policy, and Grande’s tour — which […]