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New this week: 'Power of the Dog,' 'Annie' live and Kenny G

Nov. 29, 2021 14:31 PM EST

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. MOVIES — Jane Campion, whose last movie was 2009's “Bright Star," makes a triumphant...

Jets know they need to cover offense vs. Dolphins' Cover 0

Nov. 18, 2021 15:46 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets watched film of Miami's defense and it was easy to see why the Dolphins are giving teams fits. Their defense is aggressive and brings the pressure up front by frequently using a Cover Zero scheme — a blitz-filled pass...

Jimmy O. Yang's Crab Club feasts on Asian American stories

Nov. 05, 2021 13:20 PM EDT

One of the hottest “clubs'' in Hollywood is run by “Crazy Rich Asians” actor Jimmy O. Yang and his producing partners. There's no DJ or bottle service. If you gain entry, you better know how to eat a Dungeness crab. Yang, whose Netflix holiday rom-com “Love...

Jake Burton alive and bristling in 'Dear Rider' documentary

Oct. 26, 2021 15:12 PM EDT

People who know the sport — really know it — will tell you that the best snowboarding movies are those that never let you get too comfortable. That might explain how “Dear Rider" could very well end up in that category, even though nobody dropped out of a helicopter...

Campbell blames lack of communication for Lions' loss

Sep. 27, 2021 18:56 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell watched the film of Sunday's 19-17 loss to the Baltimore Ravens and there was one thing he wasn't seeing. On too many plays, including Lamar Jackson's 36-yard pass to Sammy Watkins on fourth-and-19 in the final 30 seconds,...

'Hard Knocks' to showcase Colts for first in-season episodes

Sep. 16, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

The “Hard Knocks” franchise will have regular-season episodes for the first time when “Hard Knocks In Season: The Indianapolis Colts” debuts on Nov. 17 on HBO. NFL Films announced the series during halftime of Thursday night’s game between the New York Giants...

Colts' defense starts flat in season-opening loss to Seattle

Sep. 13, 2021 17:47 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Darius Leonard provided a succinct immediate analysis about the Indianapolis' defensive problems in Sunday's season-opening loss. The Colts failed in pass coverage, failed to stop the run, and failed to force multiple turnovers. ...

'Free Solo' filmmakers swap peaks for depths in 'The Rescue'

Sep. 11, 2021 13:43 PM EDT

In “The Rescue,” Oscar-winning “Free Solo” filmmakers E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin trade climbing peaks for watery depths. Their documentary, which premieres Sunday at the Toronto International Film Festival, retraces the 2018 rescue of the youth soccer team...

Marvel's 'Shang-Chi' jabs, flips Asian American film cliches

Sep. 02, 2021 18:39 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Like a lot of Asian actors, Simu Liu has played the nameless guy who can do martial arts but inevitably loses out to a more skilled white guy. It was one of his very first stunt jobs. "Yeah, I took my paycheck and I went home. I didn’t really...