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10 Best Superman Villains Of All Time, Ranked

Superman is the mightiest hero in all comics. Next to Batman and Spider-Man, he's also among the most iconic. This DC do-gooder hails from the planet Krypton, giving him godlike powers here on Earth. Despite this, he strives to fight for truth, justice, and the American way. Such an altruistic…

Thor: Love And Thunder Has An Extra Funny 4-Hour Cut

Thor: Love and Thunder is one of the MCU's shortest films up to date, however, Taika Waititi and Chris Hemsworth recently confirmed the existence of a discarded 4-hour-long cut of the movie that took jokes to next level, though it wasn’t particularly good according to both men. While it’s possible…

Stranger Things Uses Nostalgia For A Purpose

The following contains spoilers for Season 4 of Stranger Things.There has been a recent revival in nostalgia media, where a movie, TV show, or video game will be heavily influenced by the aesthetics of a past decade (usually somewhere in the 70s, 80s, or 90s) and use that as a…

The Umbrella Academy: Klaus’s Powers Explained

Superheroes are everywhere these days, from comic book pages to the big and small screen and well beyond. While there are a few default models that superhero creators can choose from, the occasional unique power set raises plenty of new questions and interesting possibilities. Season 3 of Steve Blackman and…

The Boys: 7 Most Wholesome Moments in the Series

Whether it's blood, guts, nudity, violence, or irreverence, The Boys doesn't let up and serves them all through a buffet. Each new season of the Amazon series just keeps upping the shock value. And just when viewers thought they were desensitized, out came the "Herogasm" episode. It's only going to…

Umbrella Academy: Best Partnerships Of Season 3

As the Hargreeves land back in 2019, The Umbrella Academy siblings are left to regroup but find themselves disconnected by their different opinions on how best to handle the situation with the Sparrows. The characters almost immediately pair off into more manageable partnerships, providing some interesting and unforeseen relationship dynamics…

Doctor Who: The 10 Saddest Companion Exits

Doctor Who is one of the most popular sci-fi shows of all time and is constantly evolving. Some things have stayed the same over the years, but one thing that always changes is the Doctor's companions. The Time Lord can carry on whizzing through time and space for thousands of…

Ms. Marvel Episode 4 Review

Now four episodes into its first (only?) season, Ms. Marvel has established a pattern. For better or worse, the popular Disney Plus show is better when it focuses on everything but a young girl who has superpowers. Instead, when the series focuses on a young girl who is learning more…

Baymax! Review

"Health" means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. It is a word that by definition may seem simple, but in execution is anything but that. People have varying emotional and physically needs, and change relentlessly throughout their lives due to general maturity and situational changes.…

Interview: David DiGilio Talks The Terminal List Adaptation, Working With Chris Pratt, and Honoring Jack Carr’s Novels

Prime Video's upcoming thriller The Terminal List is based on the bestselling novel by Jack Carr and stars Chris Pratt, who also serves as an executive producer alongside his producing partner Jon Schumacher, Carr, director Antoine Fuqua, writer Daniel Shattuck, and showrunner David DiGillio. The action-packed series follows Navy SEAL…

Stranger Things: One As A Millennial Hero

“You either die a hero or live long enough to see yourself become the villain.” The gloomy forecast of The Dark Knight has always resonated far beyond the superhero genre—because it reflects a genuine truth of lofty ambition. The recently-released fourth season of Stranger Things, in fact, has several characters…

Why Has The MCU Abandoned Secret Identities?

Comic book superheroes can be a little bit formulaic at times, often falling back on similar tropes and common narrative shorthand. One of the most common aspects of superhero storytelling is the double-life narrative, requiring a hero to maintain a mild-mannered secret identity, but this storytelling trope has been absent…

The 12 Best Documentaries On HBO Max

Documentaries are slowly coming back into fashion, as streaming platforms like HBO Max place these films into the spotlight, which is a relief since there's so much to be told. Especially in times like this when it's more important than ever to see other people's viewpoints and gain insight into…

9 Of The Best Saturday Morning Cartoons From Kids WB

Before the CW came into existence, there was the WB, which came from a partnership between Time Warner and the Tribune Company. Among the programming the channel hosted was its Saturday morning cartoon block. RELATED: Great 2000s Cartoons That Have Been Forgotten While most networks targeted younger demographics, much of…

Only Murders in the Building Season 2 Review

There is an art to writing a murder mystery, and despite there being so many different sources from which to draw inspiration, it isn't always done well. Luckily for fans of the genre, the second season of Only Murders in the Building is there to deliver not just a fascinating…

One Piece: What Will The Next Arc Be?

It’s been a good time to be a One Piece fan this month — the long-running manga masterpiece has recently concluded the final battle of the Wano arc, the single longest storyline in the series so far at over 140 chapters. So naturally, the question on every fan's lips is…

Scooby-Doo: 7 Best Chase Songs

Scooby-Doo sure spends a lot of time running away. Despite dealing with spooky specters and masked menaces on a regular basis, the folks in Mystery, Inc. and their flighty dog frequently flee from their fearful foes. Granted, fans don't mind much, as the resulting chases are equal parts thrilling and…

8 Anime Heroes Who Wear The Most Impractical Clothes

Characters in anime have some truly unique looks that simply aren't replicated anywhere else. Flamboyant hairdos and eye-popping outfits have become a staple of anime and manga, barring a few notable exceptions. That being said, there are times when mangaka really go overboard when it comes to designing certain outfits,…

Ms. Marvel Is Now Disney Plus’ Highest-Rated Show

Ms. Marvel may have a hard time winning over viewers, but according to critics, Kamala Khan's origin story now stands head and shoulders above not only every other MCU series released so far: it’s officially become the best-reviewed show on Disney Plus. Having premiered three weeks ago, Ms. Marvel has…

Emma Roberts Joins The Cast For Sony’s Madame Web

Sony’s Spider-Man Universe is getting bigger, with Emma Roberts becoming the latest addition to the cast of Madame Web, the upcoming film based on the popular comic book character of the same name. Roberts, known for her work in multiple movies and TV shows like American Horror Story, joins a…

Animal Kingdom Season 6 Episode 3 and 4 Review

This review contains spoilers for season 6 of Animal Kingdom. Animal Kingdom’s most recent episodes place a lot of emphasis on amplifying the twists each one contains. Both “Pressure and Time” and “Inside Man” work to establish a future conflict between each of the Cody boys, and those outside the…

I Am Groot: A Short History Of The Iconic Character

Among the enormous cast of the MCU, some characters are positioned as central figures, others play key supporting roles, and others disappear into the scenery. However, the occasional hero makes their way from the sidelines or the comic relief cast into the upper echelon through sheer force of personality, even…

Marvel Studios Will Return To Comic-Con With Hall H Panel

After three years, Marvel Studios is returning to San Diego Comic-Con for another day of entertainment, news, and fan gatherings. The news was confirmed by Kevin Feige himself, along with the promise of information regarding the MCU's future. The return of Comic-Con brought the announcement that Marvel Studios will be…

Ghostbusters: 10 Best Ghosts From The Movies

The ghosts and supernatural cosmic entities of the Ghostbusters universe are a colorful bunch, coming in all kinds of grotesque shapes and sizes. From traditional see-through apparitions to all-out monsters, the menagerie of ghastlies certainly add a great deal of spectacle to the movies. Related:Ghosts We Hope Are Playable In…

The Terminal List Review

Chris Pratt finally gets to play the character he's been dying to play his entire career. As soon as the actor shook off his Parks & Recreation reputation⁠—in which Pratt had his breakthrough role as the goofy and lovable Andy Dwyer⁠—he grew increasingly conservative. He has sparked controversy by attending…

Survivor: 8 Best Winners, Ranked

Survivor is the prototypical reality show, the first taste that audiences got of the action, drama, and heartbreak that was possible merely by putting ordinary people in an extraordinary situation and turning the cameras on. The rules of the game have changed a great deal over the years, but its…

Claudio Castagnoli Makes AEW Debut At Forbidden Door

Claudio Castagnoli is officially All Elite after making his debut at the AEW X NJPW: Forbidden Door pay-per-view on Sunday as Bryan Danielson's hand-picked opponent for Zack Sabre Jr. In his debut, Castagnoli became the newest member of the Blackpool Combat Club and will compete this Wednesday as a member…

Westworld Season 4 Episode 1 Review

It's been a long time since fans have been treated to a new Westworld episode and it appears that part of the beginning of this fourth season takes advantage of that. To some degree, the writers of the show realize that most of the audience might have a hard time…

8 Classic Adult Swim Shows You Can Binge On HBO Max

HBO Max is one of the best services out there because of how much premium content is available. The parent companies housed within the app are numerous. One of the coolest inclusions is Cartoon Network. Along with that work is Adult Swim, their nightly adult block of entertainment. Related: Nostalgic…

Ms. Marvel Is The Best MCU Show So Far

Streaming data collector Samba TV recently announced that Ms. Marvel has received the lowest viewership of any MCU Disney+ series to date. According to their stats, in the first five days of its release, it was viewed by 775,000 households (which is apparently a small number in the TV viewership…

14 Best Femme Fatales In Modern Movies

The femme fatale trope has been widely used in cinema. The term describes female characters who act mysterious and seductive as a ploy to kill, hypnotize, or trap their victims. While they are most popular in action films, the trope has also made its way to film noir, science fiction,…

5 Overrated Horror Movie Characters

There are some horror movie main characters who have truly stood the test of time. These are often final girls, from Sidney Prescott to Laurie Strode to Nancy Thompson, characters who have struggled, fought evil, and come out on the other side. There are also the villains who fans never…

Overused Sci-Fi Tropes That Should Be Retired

Modern blockbuster storytelling has an unfortunate habit of retelling stories, borrowing ideas, and feeling stuck in well-worn patterns. Science fiction, with its focus on imagining theoretical realities in the distant future or the depths of space, can suffer from this creative overlap that weighs heavily on every medium today. The…

The Best Horror Movies On HBO Max (June 2022)

Through the various streaming services available nowadays, most people should have no trouble finding a few horror films to watch this Halloween. HBO Max is currently available in the United States, certain places in Latin America and the Caribbean, and a select few European countries. HBO also plans to extend…

The Mako Mori Test Explained

People really enjoy boiling complex topics down to simple boxes that can be checked, regardless of how inane and ineffective that system will almost always be. A concept like gender representation in genre fiction does not easily map onto a yes or no question, but that won't stop people on…

8 Most Memorable Quotes From Predator (1987)

With the advent of Prey or Predator 5, it looks like the Predator franchise is set on finally redeeming itself in the horror genre. The premise of Native Americans going up against a literal alien in their own ancestral domain (on top of European colonizers) is quite a novel and…

9 Best Movies Starring Ana De Armas, Ranked

Ana de Armas is one of the most talented young actresses of this day. Born in 1988 in Cuba, Armas filmed her first movie when she was just sixteen. She moved to Los Angeles in 2014 and kept building her acting career. She became more prominent in the second half…

5 Sympathetic Horror Movie Characters

There are two types of horror movie characters: the good (final girls and their friends/family/peers/love interests) and the killers/villains. Most of the time, the main characters are likable enough, depending on how silly or smart they are throughout the story. But sometimes, there are minor and main characters who are…

5 90s Action Movies That Remain Timeless

The 90s was a decade filled with action blockbusters and huge action stars. Hollywood budget increases only meant that action movies got bigger, louder, and more spectacular with explosive set pieces and larger-than-life plots to accompany them. There was no shortage of thrilling cinematic offerings, but which ones have survived…

The Boys: 7 Most Diabolical Villains From the Series

The Boys paints a topsy-turvy world where the most honorable superheroes are bad and the people who want them dead are the good guys. It's a classic case of David versus Goliath, but with a more contemporary spin. Consequently, The Boys has introduced some of television's most diabolical villains. Some…

LOTR: Why Does Denethor Detest Faramir So Much?

There are a lot of harrowing scenes within the Lord of the Rings films, that deal with betrayal and loss, hopelessness and fragility, and the bonds between family, for better or for worse. But arguably some of the most difficult scenes to watch are the scenes involving Denethor and Faramir.…

9 Spring 2022 Anime That Desperately Need Sequel Seasons

Every year, the anime of the spring season is filled with interesting shows that spice up the anime world differently. Some titles are slice-of-life oriented, others fantasy-based with an Isekai undertone, and some occasionally dive into the world of sports, all allowing fans to choose from an interesting array of…

5 Heartbreaking Deaths In Slasher Movies

While horror fans expect the body counts to pile up in every slasher movie, there are some deaths that are really upsetting and sad to watch. These characters could be best friends with the final girls, family members who were in the wrong place at the wrong time, or people…

Avatar: The 6 Things To Know About Cosmic Energy

The bending forms take center stage in the Avatar franchise, allowing viewers to experience a world filled with the manipulation of natural elements such as fire, earth, water, and air. Even though the four bending styles are the major narratives of the Avatar series, specialized techniques like bloodbending, metalbending, and…

5 Most Creative Horror Movie Weapons

Horror movies come in all shapes and sizes, but humans are often the real monster. Humans aren't particularly scary on their own, but a human with a blade or bludgeon might do the trick. Fans of scary cinema demand novelty, so the same old kitchen knife or woodsman's ax just…

11 Series That Promote LGBTQ+ Awareness

The introduction of LGBTQ+ characters in the entertainment industry was initially handled with minimal sensitivity, as these queer concepts were often converted into comical yet offensive tropes generally depicting villainous intent. However, over the past few years, world has slowly begun to realize that non-heterosexuals are individuals too, who deserve…

LOTR: Is Saruman A Reincarnation Of Melkor?

Many writers create and recreate characters over and over again across the course of their writing journey, making small tweaks and changes that result in a well rounded, fleshed out character in the end. And some writers even use earlier drafts of that character as a separate character in another…

DC: Who Is Carrie Kelley?

Batman has so many allies, sidekicks, and young wards that keeping track of them can be a fool's errand. Despite the myriad options to choose from, most of these costumed youths never get a chance at the spotlight. However, thanks to a controversial upcoming DC Comics show, one such figure…

5 Best Jason Momoa Movies, Ranked

Jason Momoa is one of the multiple actors who started their successful acting career in long-running TV shows and only later moved to movies where they succeeded as well. Born in Hawaii in 1979, Momoa started his professional acting career in the late 1990s when he played Jason in the…

HBO’s Barry: Barry Berkman’s Best Quotes

HBO's Barry follows the story of Barry Berkman as he attempts to disassociate from his past. The life of a hitman has left Barry feeling depressed, so when he happens upon Gene Cousineau's acting class he leaps at the opportunity for a new purpose. Though he decides to pursue acting…

Gotham Knights: The Most Confusing DC Show

The CW's catalog of DC Comics shows has been intensely controversial since the beginning, but the modern outings have reached new levels of public backlash. In an intensely difficult time for the brand, the network has unveiled the first trailer for a show that has raised many questions and offered…

LOTR: Why The Grey Havens Scene Was So Tough To Film

The behind-the-scenes videos for the Lord of the Rings trilogy are perhaps some of the most well-known behind-the-scenes sequences in film history, both due to the popularity of the franchise as well as how extensive the making-of sequences actually are. The Extended Editions of Lord of the Rings have hours…

How Marvel Could Solve A Potential Problem

What Disney and Marvel have done with the Marvel Cinematic Universe is unprecedented for any franchise. By combining over twenty-five movies, several shows, and over a decade worth of content they've created one of the biggest continuities in cinema that will only continue to grow. It has easily become the…

The 5 Most Unnecessary Blumhouse Sequels

Horror sequels are a pretty common target of derision. From the never-ending franchises to the ideas that only worked once to the ideas that didn't even work the first time, sequels are hard to pull off. It even presents a challenge for the iconic studio that occupies such a huge…

Why Won’t DC Bring The Batman Family To The Screen?

Despite the decades of comic book material becoming more and more prominent, there are still endless characters and concepts that haven't leaped off the page yet. Some of those ideas seem like no-brainer pitches for the modern superhero movie ecosystem, leaving fans to wonder when or if they'll hit the…

5 Overrated 80s Horror Movies

When it comes right down to it, the horror movie genre might have been around for quite a while, but it got a bit of a boost towards the end of the 20th century. Horror films in the 1970s got a boost with some iconic characters and stories. The 1980s…

10 Things That Make No Sense In Jurassic World: Dominion

Jurassic World: Dominion documents a world wherein both man and dinosaur must learn to co-exist. With the original actors reprising their roles, fans of the franchise got to see how the story would shape to incorporate them. Unfortunately, more characters mean more storylines, so it is understandable why certain aspects…

5 Horror Movies Where the Monster is Fake

The greatest fear is said to be the unknown. Give people everything, and they may be shocked. But give them a little, and they can be scared out of their wits as their minds fill in the blanks with the worst. It’s been one of horror film's best fear-inducing tactics…

The Boys Season 3 Episode 5 Review

In as much as The Boys can ever really bring something down, this week's episode of the Amazon Prime Video series slowed things down a bit just in time to let the show take a breath and start to set up what is going to be a big showdown in…

9 Most Impractical Weapons In Marvel Comics

The MCU has had a variety of hugely comedic moments in the decade and a half since its inception. However, of all the weapons used throughout the films thus far, hardly any of them are as ridiculous as the various tools which can be found throughout the history of Marvel…

4 DC Heroes Who Are Optimistic To A Fault

DC Comics have pioneered the comic book and superhero industry. From legendary heroes like Batman and Superman to infamous super villains like The Joker and Lex Luthor, DC keeps making iconic names. Throughout the long list of characters at DC, there are a few who always go out of their…

8 Sci-Fi Video Games That Could Make Screen Adaptations Work

Video games are an untapped source pool of entertainment that has unending potential if they were adapted to live-action mediums. Unfortunately, while there have been countless attempts, no live-action video game adaptation has risen to the standards that fans expect of a beloved franchise. Related: Bioshock Infinite: Every Weapon, Ranked…

The Flash Season 8 Episode 18

As The Flash starts to wrap up its eighth season, it appears that the CW show is bound and determined to stay out of doing anything fresh and new and instead is going to continue to bring back old enemies so that Barry can lose his temper a few more…

Paul Reiser Set To Make Appearance On The Boys

Amazon’s amazing adaption of Garth Ennis’s The Boys, the Eric Kripke, has seen any number of famous faces pop up during its three-season tenure, and now Paul Reiser, the comedian who started doing serious genre work in 1986’s Aliens and joined Netflix’s smash hit Stranger Things in season 2, will…

Ms Marvel Episode 2 Easter Eggs

Warning: The following contains spoilers for Ms. Marvel Episode 2, “Crushed.”In the second episode of Ms. Marvel, new characters and potentially new conflict is brought to the forefront for Kamala and her friends. Not only does the audience get to know Kamala’s best friends a little better and get a…

Ms. Marvel Episode 2 Review

One of the things that Ms. Marvel has made work, even though it's walking a bit of a tight rope, is that the first two episodes of the series have had very little focus on superheroes. The premiere episode of the series could be excused for this simply because the…

LOTR: 6 Things Only Book Readers Know About Arwen

Arwen Evenstar is Tolkien's perfect image of the idealized maiden from a Romantic fairy tale. The future Queen of the Reunited Gondor at the closing of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, she's got all the epic ancestry, incredible beauty, and impressive talents with embroidery to thrill even the most…

Blumhouse’s Into The Dark: The 5 Best Episodes

With two seasons available to stream on Hulu, Blumhouse moved into the TV space with their series Into The Dark. Each episode is around 80 or 90 minutes and takes place on a holiday, from Christmas to Halloween to St. Patrick's Day and Valentine's Day. The characters are dealing with…

5 Great Horror Movies With Weak Premises

A horror movie's premise is crucial, as this is what sells the film to audiences who are hopeful that they have found their new favorite film. Whether looking back at classic flicks or new releases, the story is what draws people in, suggesting a terrifying ride full of surprises. Sometimes,…

Ms. Marvel Is Using Real History To Build Its Story

The following article contains minor spoilers for Episode 2 of Ms. Marvel. The second episode of Ms. Marvel has arrived, and it was another dose of cultural representation for many fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. From conversations about Bollywood, the Indian film industry, to praying at the mosque, the…

Mad God Review

Phil Tippett's vision of a post-apocalyptic Hellscape in Mad God is the result of a thirty-year effort for the filmmaker. A nightmare born from a man who considers himself "misanthropic" by nature and was aiming to invoke the fears and anxieties he felt watching the news for three decades. The…

Does The Slasher Genre Need To Be Elevated?

Thanks to Tara Carpenter's love of elevated horror movies, Jenna Ortega's Scream (2022) character started a debate about the purpose of scary films. For some people, horror should always be smart, sophisticated, and meaningful. In their eyes, movies like Hereditary, Get Out, Midsommar, The Lighthouse, and The Babadook are the…

5 Forgotten Horror TV Shows

There have been some memorable horror TV shows over the years, most notably Ryan Murphy's beloved American Horror Stories. The series has delved into a different element of the genre every season, from witches to haunted houses to some strange things happening at the circus. There are some unforgettable teen…

Joker 2: 8 Things Fans Want To See

When Joker hit theaters in 2019, none anticipated the global box office sweep of over one billion dollars. The character study of Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoenix), a party clown who becomes shunned by society, resonated with people both out of sympathy and fear. Joker was written and directed by Todd…

Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode 5 Review

Warning! Spoilers ahead for episode 5 of Obi-Wan Kenobi. The latest installment of Obi-Wan Kenobi, “Part V,” picks up where the last episode left off with Obi-Wan escaping from the Empire with a secret tracking device planted on Leia’s droid. This week, Deborah Chow dives right into the action with…

Tribeca Film Festival 2022: The Drop Review

Midway through The Drop, the core friend group attend their pal's wedding dress rehearsal which features talent show acts from each guest. One guest's act goes on too long and the others are mumbling and shifting in boredom. Unfortunately, that is how it felt to screen this flick which (shockingly)…

Transformers: 14 Best Autobots, Ranked

The Transformers franchise has spanned nearly three decades. There have been numerous iterations in multiple mediums such as comics, animation, and live-action movies (Transformers 7 has recently wrapped filming). With all of the available media, Transformers has one of the largest fan bases in pop culture. Related: Smite Is Crossing…

AEW Suspends Jeff Hardy

Former WWE Champion Jeff Hardy jumped ship to competing promotion All Elite Wrestling earlier this year, immediately reuniting with his brother Matt to reform their world-famous tag team. Jeff has seen a great deal of in-ring success in AEW so far, picking up a number of victories on TV and…

Joker 2: What Does ‘Folie À Deux’ Mean?

Ever since Joker became the highest-grossing R-rated movie ever made and won a Best Actor Oscar for Joaquin Phoenix, Warner Bros. has been clamoring for a sequel from Todd Phillips. According to Variety, that sequel is finally taking shape. Phillips posted a couple of tantalizing photos on social media: one…

5 Iconic Archers In Movies

When people think of action movies, the images of close combat and explosives are in their mind. The sound of gun fire, the clashing sound of steel from swords, the grunts and frustration of swinging punches and getting knocked to the floor. Of course, there is nothing wrong with this…

5 Comedy Movies With Heartbreaking Endings

The Shakespearean definition of a comedy is simply a play with a happy ending. In ancient theater, comedies weren’t necessarily designed to make the audience laugh; they just resolved with a satisfying conclusion as opposed to tragedies, which had tragic endings. Today, as a genre, the term “comedy” is broadly…

Lightyear Review

It's been 27 years since Pixar burst into the public consciousness with Toy Story. Since then, the venerated animation studio has woven tales of fish, robots, and even emotions. Even with so many projects in the last nearly three decades, Pixar can't help but return to the toybox. If Lightyear…

5 Horror Movies That Waste Great Premises

A horror movie without a great premise has already failed. Fans won't want to see it and there's nothing to draw people in. But when a horror film has a concept that sounds incredible and then the movie falls flat, it's definitely disappointing and it's hard not to wish for…

5 Forgotten 2010s Horror Movies

There are horror movies from every decade that stand out, and when fans look back on the 2010s, they remember the impressive storytelling in Get Out (2017) and Us (2019), the creativity of The Cabin in the Woods (2011), the family terror of Hereditary (2018), and the excitement of watching…

Tribeca Film Festival 2022: Acidman Review

Acidman is a complicated love story between an eccentric father and his adult daughter who is desperate to rebuild their relationship. Tugging at its viewer's heartstrings and leaving them in awe as the pieces began to come together, the movie is a mature take on the "dysfunctional family" genre. Director…

Thunderbolts: What Will Be The Final Roster?

The latest news to come out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is the confirmation of a long-rumored project — a film starring Marvel’s resident anti-hero team, the Thunderbolts. Deadline recently reported that Jake Schrier will be directing the film, with Black Widow screenwriter Eric Pearson handling the script. While the…

Barry Season 3 Episode 8 Review

Warning: This review contains spoilers for season 3, episode 8 of Barry. The third season of HBO’s Barry has been the most captivating chapter of the series to date, and the finale episode – “starting now” – is every bit the emotional rollercoaster that fans were promised. Talk about a…

10 Best Dinosaurs In Jurassic World: Dominion

Jurassic World: Dominion brings to a close a cinematic saga that began all the way back in 1993. It ties up the storyline that started with 2015's Jurassic World, whilst also bringing back some iconic characters from the original trilogy. As wonderful as it is to welcome Alan Grant, Ellie…

Duke Nukem Movie In The Works From Cobra Kai Creators

More than a decade since the release of his last game, Duke Nukem Forever, the franchise is gearing up for its long-awaited transition to cinema with news that Cobra Kai creators Josh Heald, Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg are currently developing a movie adaptation for the Duke Nukem. Intentions for…

10 Best Seasons Of Survivor, Ranked

With Survivor 42 marking the 42nd Season of the 22-year franchise, there remains a constant challenge of keeping fans glued to the screen with both lasting Survivor traditions and new gameplay elements to spice things up. At its core, the competition television series maintains its traditional format of separating competitors…

X-Men: Why We Need Another Dark Phoenix Movie

This article contains minor spoilers for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.One of the most frequent topics of theorization among fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is what exactly the inevitable X-Men films will look like once the mighty mutant team makes its formal MCU debut. And ever since…

Top Gun: Maverick, A Sequel For All The Right Reasons

The following article contains spoilers for Top Gun: Maverick. In today’s movie industry it always seems like studios are eager to jump onto the next reboot or sequel to bank on collective nostalgia, a proper even if predictable content strategy. Nevertheless, Top Gun: Maverick achieves what very few films can…

5 80s Action Movies That Remain Timeless

The 80s is best known for big hair, big shoulders, and big colors, but it was also a decade that boasted some big action movies. The 80s saw numerous huge and long-running action franchises launch, but it also saw some great one-off and standalone movies. The 80s were all about…

10 Actors Who Would Make A Perfect DCEU Poison Ivy

DCEU star and Harley Quinn actress, Margot Robbie, has expressed her interest in getting Poison Ivy to play a part in a live action DC film. Harley and Ivy have a complex history with each other and their relationship has developed substantially in the adult animated series Harley Quinn on…

The Cosmic Horror Subgenre, Explained

Human beings have been coming up with stories to scare each other for longer than any written history could ever chronicle, and a lot of unique styles have developed in that time. Sometimes, through a unique series of circumstances, one very specific type of story finds itself tied inextricably to…

13 Superhero Shows You Forgot About

Comic book crime-fighters are all the rage these days. Audiences can't go five minutes without DC or Marvel putting out a movie, TV show, or video game about these costumed exploits. Some people talk about superhero fatigue, wondering when consumers will tire of these colorful adventures, but that doesn't seem…

8 Funniest Reality Shows On Netflix

Reality shows are just too funny to ignore. Yes, they might often be trashy, sleazy, exploitive, and just plain stupid 99% of the time, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t funny. Humor is subjective, of course, and it takes a certain kind of person to really watch a reality show…

Sonic 2: What The New Knuckles Says About The Fanbase

The Sonic the Hedgehog fanbase is a strange and difficult demographic, often unfairly reduced to their least charitable or most embarrassing representatives. The general ecosystem of fandom seems to make fools of many, but there's something unique about the cultural negativity surrounding fans of the Blue Blur's adventures. There is…

Star Wars: Darth Vader’s Best Quotes

Darth Vader is one of the most iconic villains seen in cinema. Since his introduction to Star Wars, he has left a terrifying impression on all who witness his actions. From his expressionless helmet to his hollow breaths, Darth Vader is shrouded in mystery. RELATED: Movie Traitors Who Redeemed Themselves…

Atlanta Season 3: The Art Of The Bottle Episode

The following article contains spoilers for Atlanta. Hollywood has a penchant for making more and more of whatever works and it’s that very premise that renders Atlanta’s third season all the more puzzling. Perhaps it’s a symptom of how much time has passed since the show first aired back in…

Chucky Lives: Why The Killer Doll Remains Timeless

Brad Dourif has done an incredible job portraying Chucky over several decades, staring with the 1988 movie Child's Play. In an interview with Vice alongside his daughter Fiona Dourif, who voiced Nica Pierce in several films along with the SyFy series Chucky, Brad Dourif shared his thoughts on the iconic…

5 Horror Movies That Are Blatant Ripoffs

Horror is often the most shameless genre of cinema, so much so that it's a point of pride for many creators in the medium. There are theoretically endless ideas that could come to the mind of a creator when asked to scare an audience, but a few seem to draw…

Hideo Kojima Praises Paddington 2 On Twitter

There are certain phenomena that possess the extraordinary ability to bridge rarely-closed gaps. J.J. Abrams united Star Trek and Star Wars fans (briefly, anyway). But what can traverse the crevasse between allegorical video games about giant robots and adorable family movies? That's where Metal Gear Solid creator Hideo Kojima and…

8 Games To Play If You Enjoyed Top Gun: Maverick

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