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Books

Book review: 'Children of Eden'

Internet phenomenon and YouTube personality Joey Graceffa has been telling stories in his videos for several years. He is the author of a memoir "In Real Life," and now a teen novel, "Children of Eden" (Keywords Press).

Movie News & Reviews

Capsule reviews of feature films

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST. 3 stars. Live-action version of the 1991 animated classic, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens in the title roles. Competently staged by Bill Condon, but does not improve on the 2D Disney original. With Luke Evans and Josh Gad. 2 hrs. 9 PG (action violence, peril) - Gary Thompson

Music News & Reviews

Vince Staples a mass of seeming contradictions

Hip-hop star Vince Staples' new single, "BagBak," has sharp electronic production, clearly influenced by dance music and contemporary DJs, which he hasn't shown much of in breakthrough albums such as 2015's "Summertime '06" and last year's "Prima Donna" EP. But Staples says the sound is of a piece with his earlier work, including "Blue Suede" and "Like It Is."

Videos

The best celebrity cameos of the Super Bowl 51 commercials

Super Bowl 51 commercials had laughs, politics, and special effects. Did you spot some of the biggest celebrities who appeared in the most expensive commercials of the year?
Cristina Rayas / McClatchy
The best celebrity cameos of the Super Bowl 51 commercials 2:36

The best celebrity cameos of the Super Bowl 51 commercials

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Adam Driver apologizes for Snickers

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Airbnb: We Accept

Proactiv With Olivia Munn: Towel Drop
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Proactiv With Olivia Munn: Towel Drop