Author Archives: Steven Peters

Most and Least Popular Golden Globe Nominees

The Golden Globe Awards, whose nominations were just announced, are an excellent indicator of which actors are currently among the most popular. The event, which will take place on Jan. ...
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Most Popular Golden Globe Nominated Films

The Golden Globes, which honor notable achievements in film, is the first major awards ceremony of the year. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced Monday nominations to the 75th Golden ...
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50 Best (and Worst) Holiday Albums

Hearing Christmas music everywhere you turn? That's a sure sign the holiday season is upon us. The best holiday music can immediately put you in the Christmas spirit, evoking warm ...
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38 Artists With the Most Grammy Awards

The Grammy Awards honor artistic achievement, technical proficiency, and overall excellence in the recording industry. The awards recognize the talent of musicians in many genres, including pop, rock, R&B, jazz, ...
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50 Most Popular Female Comedians

Comedy has historically been a field saturated with men. While male comedians often receive the most media exposure, women have been behind some of the best and most innovative contributions ...
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50 Films Critics Hate but Audiences Love

What makes a great movie? Quality cinematic productions require a well-written script, skilled acting, and superb direction -- or so the critics maintain. For the general public, however, these qualities ...
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25 Best Netflix Original Shows

Since its beginnings as a mail-order DVD rental service in 1997, Netflix has evolved into one of the leading producers of television content and has dramatically changed the entertainment industry ...
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The Top Holiday Gift in Every State

Americans spent over $600 billion buying gifts during the holidays last year, and all signs point to this year being even bigger. The holiday shopping season more or less officially ...
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50 Worst Horror Films of All Time

Bad films have their own place in the pantheon of horror movies. For some genre fans, bad acting, confusing plots, and schlocky effects enhance the movie-watching experience. Yet for most ...
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Best and Worst Movie Sequels

“Blade Runner 2049,’’ the reboot of the 1982 cult classic about a dystopian future in Los Angeles, disappointed in its three-day opening, posting $31.5 million in ticket sales that was ...
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Best and Worst Movie Sequels

Since D. W. Griffith’s 1915 “The Birth of a Nation” was followed by “The Fall of a Nation” just one year later, movie sequels have been a Hollywood standard. Movie ...
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50 Most Famous Actors Over 70

For many actors, a couple of roles in Hollywood movies and an interview on late night television are a sign of professional success. Yet for a select few superstars, success ...
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27 Most Popular Emmy Nominated Shows

Each year the Emmy Awards are presented to “recognize excellence within various areas of television and emerging media,” according to the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. This is largely ...
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50 Worst Summer Box Office Weekends

It wasn't until the 1975 release of “Jaws” that summer blockbusters existed as we understand them today. Produced for $12 million, “Jaws” spawned a cultural event in which buzz around ...
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The Most Popular Musicians on Tour This Fall

Calling all music fanatics and concert junkies who crave a euphoric live performance from their favorite artists. A few of us music fans at 24/7 Wall St. compiled a list ...
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