Author Archives: Charles Stockdale

Movies Critics Hate but Audiences Love

With thousands of new movies released each year, professional critics are relied on by audiences to identify the best the industry has to offer. By doing so, movie reviewers help ...
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Most Popular Album the Year You Were Born

While the popularity of listening to entire albums straight through has waned in recent years, musicians continue to release music in this format. Certain artists’ albums are exceptionally popular among ...
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Best Animated Movies of All Time

Animated movies are among the top grossing Hollywood films today. As seen with the animated “The Addams Family” movie set to be released in theaters Friday, Oct. 11, these films ...
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Best Horror Movies of All Time

As the Halloween season kicks into full swing, many will seek out a fitting movie to watch. For many, this means turning to the sole genre designed to frighten audiences: ...
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Most Famous Musician Born the Year You Were Born

Every generation has its own musical heroes. These artists have huge fan followings, sell millions of records, and help define the sound of each generation. And while the popularity of ...
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2019’s Youngest Pop Stars

One of pop music’s most surprising success stories this year is that of Billie Eilish -- the 17-year-old singer-songwriter who sent 15 songs to Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart in ...
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Great Movies Starring Musicians

The recently released movie “Hustlers,” about a group of strip club employees who team up to steal from their clients, has already grossed more than triple its production budget at ...
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One Hit Wonders Who Are Still Making Music

Having a chart-topping song is the dream of countless musicians. Many recording artists accomplish this feat once, yet never manage to duplicate their success. The most common name for these ...
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100 Most Popular Rock Bands of All Time

While types of music such as hip hop and pop have become increasingly fashionable in recent years, rock music remains hugely popular. Since the 1950s, music fans have been drawn ...
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Actors Who Turned Down Blockbuster Roles

As they often say in Hollywood, casting is 90% of directing. And when a film is cast well, it becomes nearly impossible to imagine the characters played by anyone ...
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50 Best Movies You’ve Never Seen

Some movies have such wide appeal that they're nearly universally adored. Films like "Casablanca" and "The Godfather" -- considered among the best movies of all time -- exemplify the best ...
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America’s Fastest-Growing First Names

Nearly 3.8 million babies were born in the United States in 2018. Many of these babies were given names that are currently and have been historically popular, like Emma, William, ...
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Most Popular Emmy Winning Actors

While the Emmy Awards recognize excellence in many areas of television production, its various awards honoring actors are among the most exciting. Each year, viewers tune in to see who ...
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Actors Who Have Won the Most Emmys

Each year, the Primetime Emmy Awards present an opportunity for television’s top talent to compete against one another for recognition of excellence. Throughout its 70-year history -- the 71st Emmy ...
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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 Television Academy. Excellence presents itself in programs both ...
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