Zhanna Slor

Zhanna Slor was born in Ukraine and moved to the Midwest in the early 1990s. She is the author of two novels: At the End of the World, Turn Left, which was called “elegant and authentic” by NPR and named by Booklist as one of the “Top Ten Crime Debuts” of 2021, and the domestic thriller Breakfall (April 2023).

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Ultimate Trivia: How Well Do You Know ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’?

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Lisa Kudrow Says That Working on ‘Time Bandits’ Was Like “Stepping Into a Piece of Artwork”

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The Best Classic Movies Streaming on Max

‘Casablanca,’ ‘Batman,’ ‘Lords of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring,’ and ‘Pulp Fiction’ are just some of the many classic films streaming in Max.

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Nat Geo to Air 50th Anniversary ‘Jaws’ Special During SharkFest 2025

Can you believe it’s been almost 50 years since Jaws had us running to theaters?

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5 Things You May Not Know About the Iconic Film ‘Chinatown’

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‘The Cosby Show’ — Where Are They Now?

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‘This Is Us’ Actor Griffin Dunne Reflects on His Sister’s Murder & His Relationship With Carrie Fisher in New Memoir

In his new book, ‘The Friday Afternoon Club,’ Dunne revisits the murder trial that nearly tore his family apart

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‘Speed’ Drove Into Theaters 30 Years Ago: Where Is The Cast Now?

What have Keanu Reeves, Sandra Bullock and the rest of the cast of ‘Speed’ been up to.

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Exclusive: Author Scott Turow Talks New ‘Presumed Innocent’ Adaptation to Series

The Harrison Ford 1990 drama gets a reboot.

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Johnny Depp’s Most Memorable Movies

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Orwellian Dystopia ‘1984’ Turns 75: Is It Still Relevant?

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Leonard Nimoy’s Son Does Some Soul Searching in New Memoir

Adam Nimoy details his struggles with his father, Leonard and his drug addiction.

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Hits & Flops: The Most Notable Book-to-TV Series Adaptations

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Top 10 Best Book-to-Film Adaptations

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Ultimate Trivia: 1984 Movie & TV Anniversaries

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Where Are They Now? The Cast of ‘Twister’

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Ultimate Trivia: 1970s TV Superheros

Test your superpowers and see how well you remember these classic 1970s TV Shows.

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5 Times the Movie Was Better Than the Book

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Andrew McCarthy on His Brat Pack Documentary

New trailer just dropped!

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1968 Sci-fi Cult Fav ‘Barbarella’ Reboot Is in the Works

Sydney Sweeney is set to star in the new movie.

THE IRON CLAW, Jeremy Allen White (left), Harris Dickinson (pointing), Zac Efron as Kevin Von Erich (right), 2023.

‘The Iron Claw’ Brings Real-Life Von Erich Wrestling Family ‘Curse’ to Screens

The sad story of this wrestling families dynasty is a fascinating (and tragic) tale.

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Remembering ‘Jaws’ Actress Susan Backlinie

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40 Years Ago the Soviet Union Announced Boycott of 1984 Summer Olympics

They weren’t the only ones to drop out of the Los Angeles games.

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First Look at New Christian Bale & Maggie Gyllenhaal Frankenstein Movie ‘The Bride’

She is back in the director’s chair for her second feature film, with Christian Bale starring in this new punk horror flick.

THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2, Andrew Garfield, 2014.

6 Radioactive Super-Powered Characters in Movies & TV

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Ultimate Trivia: 1990s Sci-Fi Movies & TV

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The 2024 Class is here!

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Lisa Rinna Talks New Lifetime Movie & How Real Housewives Helped Prepare Her for Role

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