‘Avengers: Endgame’ passes ‘Avatar’ to become the highest-grossing film ever

‘Avengers: Endgame’ passes ‘Avatar’ to become the highest-grossing film ever

 

 

“Avengers: Endgame,” the Disney and Marvel blockbuster, will move past “Avatar” on the list of all-time highest grossing films on Sunday in its 13th weekend of release, Disney reported Saturday night.

“Avatar,” James Cameron’s science fiction film set on the planet of Pandora, held the record for 10 years. The latest “Avengers” film, starring Robert Downey Jr.
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‘Game of Thrones’ finale: A poisoned chalice?

‘Game of Thrones’ finale: A poisoned chalice?

 

The world is set to look like a very different place for millions of people on Monday, May 20.

No idea why? Then you’ve clearly not been part of the huge cultural phenomenon that has swept the globe since “Game of Thrones” (GOT) first took to our screens eight years ago. The first-ever episode drew in a same-day rating of 17.4 million viewers,
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Why I’m furious about (and obsessed with) ‘Game of Thrones’

Why I’m furious about (and obsessed with) ‘Game of Thrones’

 

 

Once upon a time, millions of people around the world worshipped the television show “Game of Thrones.” It seems like another era. But, in fact, only a month back we were all eagerly waiting to see how the eighth season would wrap up the series.

Disappointment and fury are now the status quo for longtime fans.
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Parents are naming their babies after ‘Game of Thrones’ characters

Parents are naming their babies after ‘Game of Thrones’ characters

 

A decade ago, in the days before dragons and direwolves ambushed our televisions, Arya didn’t even make it into the list of the 1,000 most popular baby names in the United States.

 

 

But last year, 2,545 babies were given the name Arya, making the name of the “Game of Thrones” sword-swinging heroine the 119th-most popular for girls in the US.
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