‘The Walking Dead’ on AMC is back, and Rick is ready to battle it out with Negan in hopes of rebuilding society. It is always good to have ‘The Walking Dead’ back on the air, but the writing of this episode prevents the viewer from going on a season-long journey with Rick. ‘Mercy’ explained more […]
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I want more Doctor Aphra! That’s Doctor Chelli Lona Aphra, to be exact. I want her to have her very own Star Wars The Black Series figure, a Funko POP!, posters, stickers, lunchboxes and clothing. I want to see her in future movies and TV shows. I want it all. Everything. She is basically the […]
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The 1980s were crazy! You could still smoke on airplanes and people were fighting each other for Cabbage Patch Kids. By the time the late 1970s rolled around, America was going through big changes. Many Americans no longer trusted the government and were tired of the struggle. Hollywood was really beginning to attack social issues. […]
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The trailer for Paul Thomas Anderson’s second collaboration with Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread, is finally here. And it is everything PTA fans should expect. Full of mystery, suspense, quiet tension and, yes, an aging Daniel Day-Lewis, this one should not be missed. Check it out: Pus, we have a new, detailed synopsis: Set in the […]
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Alfred Hitchcock’s thriller Psycho landed like a cinematic atomic bomb in 1960, shocking audiences and changing the face of film forever. On a micro level, it was the shower scene that, for a myriad of reasons, completely upended the notion of what suspense and horror could be. Director Alexandre O. Phillippe’s documentary, 78/52: Hitchcock’s Shower […]
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It appears as if it really will be all hands on deck for the untitled Avengers 4. According to IMDb, Iron Man 3 star Ty Simpkins will be reprising his role as Harley Keener in the sequel to Avengers: Infinity War. You’ll remember Simpkins’ Keener as Tony Stark’s companion in Iron Man 3 following his […]
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The official Stranger Things Twitter has unveiled a new, colorful poster that gets us ready for season two. The marketing for this upcoming season is strikingly different than that of the first. While the first season was much smaller-scale, it seemed like a pre-teen dramatic horror show set in the 1980s. Season two is taking […]
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Regardless of where your alliance lies with the mainstream comic publishers, it is hard to ignore the two biggest titles in current DC continuity: Mister Miracle and Dark Nights: Metal. Beginning within weeks of each other, both iconic DC series have been critical and commercial successes. Whether you are a long-time comic reader or new […]
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A realtor from Florida collects stories from his clients and it inspires Cocaine Cowboys, a book that’s part 80s drug-running tale and part coming-of-age. A lot of it might be real, too. As the book begins, writer T. Thomas Saunders states it plainly: “This is a work of fiction. That being said, there is a […]
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Aquaman has wrapped principal photography, and the film’s director and two leads are celebrating. James Wan posted this on Twitter: “Holy mackerel, you scampi serious — that’s finally a principal photography WRAP on Aquaman!! Thank You to an awesome cast & crew.” Holy mackerel, you scampi serious — that’s finally a principal photography WRAP on […]
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The first volume of ‘Back to the Future’ closes out with issue #25, to get you pumped for the finale IDW Publishing gave us an exclusive five-page preview of issue 24, “TIME SERVED, PART 3!” About the issue: Who’s been following Marty and Professor Irving through 1972? What happened to the DeLorean? What is 1972 […]
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The 100th episode of ‘The Walking Dead’ airs this Sunday, October 22, on AMC. ‘Mercy’ as it’s titled looks to kick off the ‘All Out War’ storyline. Rick and his group, along with the Kingdom and Hilltop, band together to bring the fight to Negan and the Saviors. What makes Sunday’s premiere a bit more […]
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This series will be a brief, semi-comedic review of the CW superhero shows. You can check out last week’s review post here. The only shows discussed will be ‘Arrow’, ‘Flash’, and ‘Supergirl’. There WILL be some spoilers discussed, so only look at the reviews you’re up to date on! Supergirl, “Triggers” (Oct 16th) The second episode […]
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The Snowman’s cinematography isn’t enough to save this terribly written and tedious adaptation. Summary The Snowman is a narrative centered on author Jo Nesbø’s revered character, Detective Harry Hole (Micheal Fassbender). Hole’s life is a menagerie of loneliness, guilt, alcohol, and frustration. His ex-girlfriend Rakel (Charlotte Gainsbourg) has moved on and is in a new […]
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Two months. That is how long DC Comics has pushed back the release of its Absolute WildC.A.T.s hardcover book. Celebrating the 25th-anniversary of Jim Lee’s comic series, the hardcover had an original release date of December 13th. Instead, it will be on sale February 14, 2018, as the publisher provided no reason for the delay. […]
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Anticipation is at an all-time high for all things Doomsday Clock and now the writer and DC Comics Cheif Creative Officer Geoff Johns has revealed the cover to issue #5. You can check it out in the below Tweet. #DoomsdayClock issue 5 alt cover by @1moreGaryFrank and colored by the great @bdanderson13 #TheJoker pic.twitter.com/Rtw6KmwoBo — Geoff […]
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With Choose Your Pain, viewers are now 1/3 through Star Trek: Discovery’s debut season. Beyond the very odd-looking Klingons and the proliferation of artificial life-forms and holographic projections, viewers are getting a sense of how else Discovery is different from its franchise predecessors. Whether Trekkies will respond well to these differences remains to be seen. […]
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Back at the beginning of October, Hamilton-area pop-culture fans converged on the Canadian Warplane and Heritage Museum in Mount Hope to flip through back issues, buy toys and props, dress up as their favourite characters, and buy autographed photos of some of their favourite pop-culture personalities at the Hamilton Comic Con. The 2017 Hamilton Comic […]
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As well renowned of a director he is, it’s surprising that nothing ever came out about David Fincher possibly directing a Star Wars film. Now, speaking to Empire, Fincher reveals that he indeed spoke to Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy, but didn’t go through with it for a couple reasons. “I talked to [producer Kathleen Kennedy] […]
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After two seasons Chelsea Handler will be ending her Netflix talk show. She announced the news Wednesday (Oct. 18) on social media. Her reasoning? She wants to focus more on activism. “From the national level down to the grassroots, it’s clear our decisions at the ballot box next year will mark a defining moment for […]
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