If there ever were a place that gave random genre series a chance it’s SyFy. The now 24-year-old network regularly presents hungry viewers with new sci-fi, supernatural, and fantasy entertainment to feast upon. Over the years, SyFy shows like Battlestar Galactica and Z Nation have gone on to great pop culture success. Often, though, the magic […]
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During Oscar season, it’s always fun (at least for me) to go back and look through history, at Best Picture Oscar winners of year’s gone by. Some of these movies age like fine wine, others curdle and wilt from our collective consciousness over time. So here’s a little reindeer game for you: ranking the Best […]
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Stranger Things, the surprise hit summer series, has begun production for its second season. The first season became something of a cultural phenomenon, and its likely the second season will receive similar acclaim. There may not be much in the way of summary details, or what monsters will be attacking. However, we now know a little […]
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There’s never a point in Gold, the latest from Matthew McConaughey and director Stephen Gaghan (Traffic), where you don’t know how things are going to turn out. From the early going, the film sets itself up as an archetypal “rise and fall” cautionary tale. That’s not to say it’s not well constructed or executed. In […]
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The Micronauts have encountered many strange allies and enemies since they became stranded on Earth, a planet of giants, but perhaps none have been as unexpected as those awaiting them here. As we explore the origins of the various Micronauts, the team encounters a future version of… themselves? Are they friend or foe? Writing Annuals […]
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Summary: Gold starts off with a flashback to when Kenny Wells (Matthew McConaughey) was learning the mining business from his father (Craig T. Nelson). They were on top of the world, in the money until his sudden death, leaving Kenny to run the company. Fast Forward a few years and everything is a disaster. His […]
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High school, dating, parents, acne, figuring out what you’re going to do with your life after graduation… Let’s face it, it’s stressful being a teenager. The urge to fit in and live a normal life free of embarrassment is overwhelming. So it’s a fair bet that being targeted by an alien artifact that resembles a […]
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Doctor Strange director Scott Derrickson recently talked to Comingsoon.net about the possibilities of taking the sequel in a more horror, supernatural direction. Derrickson had this to say. “I wouldn’t necessarily rule anything out. That’s certainly where the comics went in the ’80s but I also think that was probably the weakest era of the comics. The […]
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February is almost here and it’s time to look at what’s coming to Netflix. In the month of Valentine’s Day it’s time to look at the different movies and TV shows guaranteed to fill you with feelings of compassion and love. Or to entertain you at the very least. Babe (February 1st) Need to feel […]
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A new line of formal wear launched at Hot Topic today, and it’s more than meets the eye. The “Gotham Knights” line premiered exclusively online and at Hot Topic locations, according to Hollywood Reporter. When Cosplay Becomes Everyday Wear In the last few years, “closet cosplay” and more specifically “Disneybounding” have become massively popular. Early last year, […]
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Bonnie Black is an elderly woman living out her last days in a care home. Although visited by a loving granddaughter, surrounded by friends, and filled with memories of a happy life, Bonnie still fears dying. Prone to strokes, she goes to sleep wondering if she will even wake up. But what Bonnie Black doesn’t […]
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The Oscar nominations were announced yesterday, and Deadpool was absent from the…pool. Today, both Reynolds and Deadpool’s creator Rob Liefield responded to the omission on Twitter. Reynolds continued a joke he began when accepting his Golden Globe for best Actor. Liefield took a more serious approach, saying that he doesn’t consider this a “snub” at […]
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‘We Are the Flesh’ Thursts Shock & Art Into A Dying Sub-Genre If I were to describe ‘We Are the Flesh‘ as nauseating, it would honestly be a compliment to director Emiliano Rocha Minter. I believe the intention of the piece is to make you to feel uncomfortable. The plot is unhinged, the cinematography dizzies, and the […]
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A quartet of brand new Logan images have been released by Empire as Wolverine prepares to take his final bow. They are taken from the new issue of Empire magazine, on sale from Thursday. The images show Laura (Dafne Keen), a.k.a X-23, claws unleashed, looking rabid and dangerously badass. There is also a moody shot […]
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Martin Freeman was caught on camera on the set of Marvel’s Black Panther in Atlanta over the weekend, confirming rumors that he will reprise his role as Everett Ross, whose first appearance was in Captain America: Civil War. Also caught on camera were the film’s star Chadwick Boseman, as well as Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira, who […]
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DARK CIRCLE COMICS THE BLACK HOOD SEASON 2, #4 Greg Hettinger has traveled thousands of miles to end up back in Philadelphia, where his nightmare began—and where his adversaries are waiting, as well as another man wearing a black hood, who claims that Greg stole his life… Script: Duane Swierczynski Art: Greg Scott, Rachel Deering, […]
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The Academy Awards usually get lots of people talking, because there’s always a film that doesn’t get recognition. Earlier today, the announcement brings a diverse group of nominations. This year’s ceremony will not be a “White Oscars” like last year. La La Land leads the pack with 14 nominations. The film […]
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Aftershock comics continues to announce exciting new releases with yet another new title. Check out the solicitation, cover, and images below! WORLD READER #1 / $3.99 / 32 pages / Color / April 19, 2017 writer: Jeff Loveness artist: Juan Doe letters: Rachel Deering cover: Juan Doe Meet Sarah, an astronaut traveling from dead planet […]
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Rooster Teeth, the Austin-based production company, has a host of popular online shows. Among those are the beloved cartoons RWBY and Red vs. Blue. Both shows are 3-D action shows, involving a lot of motion capture and “machinimating“, in the case of the latter. While RWBY’s fourth season is currently running, the company has announced its renewal, among its other […]
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The Academy Awards are out! This morning, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences unveiled the Oscar nominees for their 89th ceremony. As is always the case, there were a few surprises, some notable snubs, and plenty of status quo to go around. Thankfully, however, the Academy learned from their mistakes last year (and […]
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