Author Dr. Zar

Dr. Zar

Dr. Zar graduated with a B.A. in French and history, a Master’s in History, and a Ph.D. in History. He currently teaches history in Ohio.

A Brief History On Thursday, January 14, 2021, Focus Features will have a virtual screening of Promising Young Woman at 7:30 PM Eastern Time.  Please go to http://focusfeaturesscreenings.com/PYWHH14 for a chance to receive one of a limited number of virtual screening codes.  Space is limited to view the screening, and availability is first come, first served to those that click on the link.  For those who RSVP in time, approximately one hour before your screening start time, you will receive your link to access the screening.  Also, if you would like to be notified of future screening opportunities, I strongly…

A Brief History On Friday, January 8, 2021, American thriller film Fatale will be available at home on demand.  For a random chance to receive one of a limited number of PVOD codes to watch this film, please email admin@historyandheadlines.com by Thursday, January 7, 2021 at noon Eastern Time.  Please be sure to indicate in the email that you are entering for a chance to screen this film.  Please only send one email per email address.  Those selected to receive an exclusive code will receive an email with the code and instructions for how to redeem it.  Also, if you…

A Brief History On New Year’s Eve of 2020, we look back on some of the best videos published by various history themed YouTube channels from 2020. Digging Deeper Please watch the playlist below for a sample of the best history themed YouTube videos of 2020.  Question for students (and subscribers): What is your favorite video from the playlist above?  Please let us know in the comments section below this article. For an archive of past best of history YouTube playlists, please see the table below: If you liked this article and would like to receive notification of new articles,…

A Brief History On New Year’s Eve of 2019, we look back on some of the best videos published by various history themed YouTube channels from 2019. Digging Deeper Please watch the playlist below for a sample of the best history themed YouTube videos of 2019.  Question for students (and subscribers): What is your favorite video from the playlist above?  Please let us know in the comments section below this article. For an archive of past best of history YouTube playlists, please see the table below: If you liked this article and would like to receive notification of new articles,…

A Brief History For a chance to view an advance virtual screening of the American disaster film Greenland on Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM, please click the link at http://stxtickets.com/GRNLNDHH to RSVP.  Each of those who RSVP in time will receive a confirmation email.  An hour before the screening starts, you will then receive a unique, encrypted link via your email to access the “online screening room.”  Screenings do have a limit, so the sooner you click the link, the sooner you can confirm your spot.  You can stay on the countdown page until time elapses, but if…

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