What Are the Longest-Running Broadway Shows of All Time?

The Phantom of the Opera (1986 musical) poster

While you’re probably familiar with the classic musicals, many Broadway shows fail to make it. Only about a third of Broadway shows (roughly 40 new ones each year) make a profit. These facts make it even more impressive that some shows have been running for an incredible 30 years and counting! A … Read more

What Were the Flying Monkeys in the Wizard of Oz?

Illustration of Dorothy and the characters of the Emerald City on the background of a wonderful sky.

Flying monkeys, better known as winged monkeys, are fictional characters in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900).  These jungle monkeys with bird-like feathered wings are best known for MGM’s 1939 musical film. Since then, they’ve established their place in popular culture, frequently appearing as a source of evil or fear in ironic … Read more

Learn More About Inuyasha

the cover of the first tankōbon volume of Inuyasha

Rumiko Takahashi wrote and illustrated the long-running anime and manga series Inuyasha. While this series covered most of the original manga, it was soon canceled to allow the manga to move forward. Following the manga’s conclusion, it was succeeded by Inuyasha, The Final Act, to adapt the rest of the storyline. Inuyasha … Read more

Why is 1939 Considered the Greatest Year in Movies?

Nora Gregor, Jean Renoir, Pierre Nay and Pierre Magnier during the rabbit hunt scene

If we talk about the golden era of Hollywood, the year that glistened brighter than any other year in history is 1939. The nominees of 1940 for Best Picture prove 1939 as the greatest year in movies. These blockbuster movies of 1939 include: “Dark Victory,” “Love Affair,” “Ninotchka,” “Stagecoach,” “The Wizard of … Read more

What Movies Are Considered The Worst Oscar Winners of All Time

Oscar Academy Award

The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are recognized for technical and artistic merit in the film industry. They are considered by many to be the entertainment industry’s most prestigious and important awards across the globe. The Oscar awards are internationally recognized for their excellence in motion picture making evaluated by … Read more

Who Are the Wonder Twins And What Are Their Powers?

The Wonder Twins as depicted in Super Friends

The Wonder Twins were a part of the Justice League in the DC Universe. As the story in the comics goes, their father was a friend of Superman. He was the one who sent his children to the Justice league, but the reason for this was initially unknown. These twins also have … Read more

Who Is The Green Lantern And What Are His Powers?

The theatrical release poster of the movie Green Lantern in 2011

‘Green Lantern’ is technically not one person, but is the name given to a group of superheroes in an American comic book series by DC comics. These superheroes battle evil with the powers given to them through the use of some magical rings. The official name for this group is the Green Lantern … Read more

The Top 6 Movie Studios

The Top 6 Movie Studios

Picking out an excellent film to watch requires a lot of brainstorming and taxing time. However, the quality of the movie studio matters there as well. Now you must be wondering about trending movie studios today? The list below reflects 2021’s top performers and a brief explanation of why they remained relevant … Read more

History of the Republic Theatre, Now the New Victory Theater

The façade of the New Victory Theater

For more than a century, the New Victory Theater stood stoically along the ever-changing landscape of New York’s famous West 42nd Street. Built as a legitimate theatre known as the Theatre Republic in 1900, the architecture and design of the theatre heralded a new era when it comes to exhibition and showmanship. … Read more

History of the New Amsterdam Theater

The New Amsterdam Theater

New Amsterdam Theater is a piece of history – it’s one of the oldest surviving Broadway theaters in the Theater District of Manhattan, New York. Built-in 1903, the building was designed by the architecture firm of Henry Hertz and Hugh Tallant, who subsequently became great theater architects of the early 20th century. … Read more

What are the Oldest Broadway Theaters?

The New Amsterdam Theatre in Broadway

The Theater District in the heart of Manhattan is home to some of the world’s oldest and most iconic Broadway theaters. Costumed characters beckon to energetic crowds under the pulsing lights of digital billboards. Tourists and locals gather on a giant red staircase to buy tickets to Broadway shows running at the … Read more

Ultimate Guide to the Silver Screen Era

a cinema screen

At the present time, watching movies is one of the best pastime activities for many people. With the technology that we have today, it is very easy to watch movies. Aside from visiting theaters, we can watch movies at home via online streaming platforms, not just on televisions but as well as … Read more