Today's Birthdays

Today's Birthdays

Melodrama from Pedro Almodóvar which centers around the fractured relationship between a self-involved mother and the grown daughter she abandoned as a child. It was produced by Pedro’s younger brother Agustin Almodovar. Trivia The movie was Spain’s entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 64th Academy Awards, but it was not nominated.

Origin story of Santa Claus in which a postman from the North befriends a reclusive toy-maker. The movie was the directorial debut for Sergio Pablos and was the first original animated feature distributed by Netflix. Trivia The English-language Spanish film earned a theatrical release on November 8th before being digitally released one week later.

A NASA probe crash in Mexico leads to the appearance of giant tentacled monsters. Six years later, a journalist agrees to escort an American tourist through an infected zone in Mexico back to the US border. Trivia The film was writer and director Gareth Edwards’ directorial debut. He went on to direct the blockbusters Godzilla and Rogue One: A Star […]

The film follows a middleweight boxer who begins to rise to the top and has the chance to potentially win the middleweight crown. However, his life outside the ring starts to crumble.  Trivia The film is based on Jake LaMotta’s memoir Raging Bull: My Story. Robert De Niro won the Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role. 

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Single by internet sensation turned vocalist AJ Mitchell which sees the performer admitting that he has become dependent on his partner.  Trivia Mitchell wrote the song in collaboration with REO, Marvin Hollie, JVZEL and David Quinones. It was produced by Hollie and Jess Jackson. The music video was watched more than 1.3 million times on Mitchell’s personal […]

Single from actress and singer Luna Blaise. She performed the song live for the first time on Jacob Sartorius’ 2018 Left Me Hangin’ Tour in cities such as Detroit.  Trivia The music video for the song features several of Luna’s friends, including Brighton Sharbino, Ricky Garcia, Malia Pyles and Paris Smith. 

A mother wants to keep her young daughter from becoming a shape shifting serpent. When she is murdered her daughter has no choice but to maintain the family legacy. The series was nominated for several Golden Petal Awards. Trivia The show ran for a total of 320 episodes over the course of its five […]

Marvel series about young man whose schizophrenia may actually be a super power. The show was created by Noah Hawley.  Trivia The show won a Golden Trailer Award in 2017 for Best Sound Editing. The series was nominated for its first Saturn Award in 2017 for Best Superhero Adaptation Television Series. 

Japanese series about six strangers who move in together which has been labeled as a dating show. The show has included series titled Boys × Girls Next Door (2012-2014), Boys & Girls in the City (2015-2016), Aloha State (2016-2017) and Opening New Doors (2017-2019). Trivia The first series, Boys × Girls Next Door, originally aired on Fuji Television’s “Cool TV.” […]

Animated sitcom following the misadventures of a rural Alaskan family. A single dad does his best to care for his band of slightly odd children, one of whom speaks to her imaginary friend, Alanis Morissette, via the northern lights. The program was created for television by Wendy Molyneux, Lizzie Molyneux and Minty Lewis. Trivia The show was compared […]

Romantic drama series about a pair of woman who become inseparable friends in their youth. Together they navigate life’s ups and downs. The program was created for television by Maggie Friedman. Trivia The series is based upon author Kristin Hannah’s book series of the same name. The show’s debut season consists of 10 episodes in total.