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Isis is Weak! (Everyone should see this …)

Follow TheCruu!by Australian newsman, Waleed Aly, deconstructs the organization known as ISIS, and the recent terror attacks in Paris.

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UrbExers Take the World’s Most Dangerous and Rare Photographs

Follow TheCruu!by Video produced by NY Times “UrbExers” are extreme explorers who infiltrate subways and skyscrapers for adventure—and the perfect photograph.

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Michael Moore’s “Where To Invade Next” Gets an R Rating by the MPAA

Follow TheCruu!by Originally published on Alternet Next month, Michael Moore’s new documentary Where To Invade Next, which seeks to contrast the U.S. social policy approach with that of other countries, will have a limited release, followed by a wider release in January. The Motion Picture Association of America has given it …

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‘The Perfect Guy’ and the drawbacks of colorblind moviemaking

Follow TheCruu!by Originally published in The Washington Post, by Stacia L. Brown Last weekend, Screen Gems’ suspense-thriller “The Perfect Guy” won the box office with a gross of nearly $26 million. It was the fifth consecutive weekend that a film starring black actors took the No. 1 slot. (Hip-hop biopic “Straight Outta …

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Why You Always Lyin’? Mmmmohmygod! Full Length Music Video

Follow TheCruu!by Your boy, Nicholas Fraser, became an immediate internet hit with his IG and Vine short … a remix of Next’s “Too Close”. It was only a matter of time before he released a full length music video, complete with slightly off key singing, and dance moves on a …

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Cable TV, Flirting with Virtual Reality

Follow TheCruu!by Cable companies may be feeling the heat from consumers cutting the cord and switching to streaming services, like Netflix and Hulu … but these guys won’t go down without a fight. What do they think is the next big thing in cable to turn viewers away from their …

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Bringing ‘The Prophet,’ a book of poems, to the big screen

Follow TheCruu!by Originally published in Boston Globe by Ethan Gilsdorf Novels are adapted into films all the time. Same with short stories, plays, and memoirs. Even cocktail-napkin scribbles find a second life on the screen. But poetry? Not so much. Unless you’re cribbing from a heroic epic like “Beowulf,” or …

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A Song Sung Trump

Donald Trump certainly has been making the news lately. And now he has a new campaign song. “President Trump,” written and performed by Mitchell Stone, is a nasally-twanged ode to the glories of Donald Trump. Watching this video, you’re not quite sure if this should be taken seriously or if it’s actually a parody of a crazy Trump-lover.

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The #Don’tJudgeMeChallenge … #WTF?

Follow TheCruu!by Sooooo … what is this #Don’tJudgeMeChallenge? The video above is a short compilation of some of “the best” examples, currently on the internet. This series of individual video memes features people who purposely make themselves look unattractive – by leaving their hair disheveled, filling in a unibrow, painting …

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Stunt Impossible

Follow TheCruu!by Just when you thought Tom Cruise was only a bad ass on the inside of airplanes, this short featurette released by Mission Impossible gives you a new perspective on that epic stunt we’ve all been seeing in the new movie’s trailers. And I felt bad the day I …

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