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Spencer Barrett2 minutes ago
The Guardian Brothers
I wasn't sure what to make of The Guardian Brothers when I sat down and put it on. It's been nearly two years since it was released in China and it recently made its way to Netflix. I had no idea of t...
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Erik Mickle15 minutes ago
Harry Potter Fanfiction: Headcannon Vs. Fannon.
Harry Potter is a great series, with an epic-sized fanbase. Of course, with any fandom, there are fans that want to extend the stories through materials such as fan art and fanfiction. With most thing...
Gareth Johnson26 minutes ago
'Center of My World' – A Film that Navigates First Love, Family, and Unanswered Questions
With Centre of My World (Die Mitte der Welt) writer/director Jakob M. Erwa has adapted the 1998 novel of the same name by by Andreas Steinhöfel. It’s a German-language film, set in a small rural town,...
The Paywall Will Be the Death of Streaming As We Know It
Paywalls will kill your favorite streaming service. Everyone thinks that the streaming services are killing cable and that’s the whole story. They’re wrong. Streaming services are also killing themsel...
TV Throws Down the Gauntlet, Again
The night of September 17 was a cracked bellwether in the world of entertainment. The Emmy Awards, the television industry’s homage to its movers and shakers (and by extension itself) stepped off at the Microsoft Theater in Hollywood, and marked what would become a night of historic firsts, firing broadsides on the complacency of the Emmys' own past: Donald Glover won Emmy Awards for lead actor in a comedy series and directing for a comedy series, both for his work in FX’s Atlanta. He became the...
A Haunting Slice of Life by Jeff Lemire
In the back matter of the first issue of Royal City, Jeff Lemire says he fears people would call his new ongoing series a“slice of life” comic. He associates that phrase with being boring to retailers...
James Giles6 days ago
'Twin Peaks' 2017: Laura Is The One
It's been a hell of ride since the finale of Twin Peaks: The Return. Watching the two-parter live was unforgettable, a bracingly raw emotional experience that ran the gamut of thrills, laughs, unbeara...
Kathryn Barnsley13 days ago
Who is Draco Malfoy?
Over the years, the Harry Potter fandom has conjured up many different theories, like Professor Snape being a vampire or Sirius Black and Remus Lupin being secret lovers. However, with little evidence...
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Alice Minguez21 days ago
The 8 Best Medical Shows on Netflix
Who doesn’t love a good medical show? Whether you’re in the mood for comedy or drama, these highly binge-worthy medical shows are sure to please. All are currently available on Netflix and all have be...
GrandMovTarkin .a month ago
Movie Review: Blue Velvet (1986)
This is essentially what we all worry suburban America will be like to visit, even now; slightly odd, over-the-top and addictive. The narrative is staunch and absurd, but regardless to our pre-concept...
Mike Dineena month ago
Top 10 Movies That Will Make Your Skin Crawl
There are the horror movies that make you jump, others leave you breathless, and others make you scream and close your eyes. But a movie that can make your skin crawl as you sit there squirming in you...
Kelly Hawksa month ago
Top 10 Best Weapons to Kill Zombies
Thanks to movies, TV, books, and just plain old common knowledge, we are well aware that zombies eat brains. Ironically, even though brains are a scrumptious delicacy to a zombie, they still need one ...
Best of Netflix
Whether you're binge watching or Netflix and Chilling, hats off to the digital streaming behemoth that never ceases to entertain.
Marvel Superheroes
Welcome to the Marvel Cinematic and Comic Universe, exploring all things superhero and villain. Excelsior!
DC Universe
Welcome to the digital DC Universe.
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Lau Tinoco4 hours ago
Can Blockbuster Films Have Broad and Accurate Representation?
Look (at this net) (that I just found). But really, look: for a few years superhero movies have been letting me down. A couple here and there actually have characters I care about so I stick to them. ...
What Stands Between: Let the Right One in Movie Review
“Squeal pig, squeal.” This sentence is the sneered mocking of Oskar’s bullies, as well as the first line of dialog we hear from him within the film, as he stands outside, stabbing a tree and imagining...
Sean Patricka day ago
Movie Review: 'Happy Hunting'
Happy Hunting is one of the better horror movies of 2017. This Most Dangerous Game knock off takes the premise of hunting humans and puts a redneck, Mexican border setting to it and lets loose with a ...
Riley Reese2 days ago
Best Netflix Shows for Families
Netflix and chill might be a euphemism for a hookup date, but the truth is that this online streaming platform has a little something for everyone. In fact, it's not that unusual for families to watch...
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D.A. Baldwin5 days ago
5 Things I Love and 5 Things I Hate About: 'Dragon Ball'
Dragon Ball is one of those things that I feel a lot of 90's kids like me grew up with, or at the very least, were aware of, like Pokémon, Digimon, and Sailor Moon. It came to the U.S. around the same...
Liliana Lanaj8 days ago
Nine Novels Featuring People of Color
As a woman of color with a love of world culture, I'm always looking for a needle in a hay stack when I go in to a library or bookstore. First of all, I have managed to read only one novel based in my...
Spencer Barrett2 minutes ago
The Guardian Brothers
I wasn't sure what to make of The Guardian Brothers when I sat down and put it on. It's been nearly two years since it was released in China and it recently made its way to Netflix. I had no idea of t...
Gareth Johnson26 minutes ago
'Center of My World' – A Film that Navigates First Love, Family, and Unanswered Questions
With Centre of My World (Die Mitte der Welt) writer/director Jakob M. Erwa has adapted the 1998 novel of the same name by by Andreas Steinhöfel. It’s a German-language film, set in a small rural town,...
Sean Patrick3 hours ago
Movie Review: 'Kingsman: The Golden Circle'
Kingsman: The Secret Service was a not particularly inventive rehash of Mark Millar’s previously adapted work, Kick-Ass. The derivative spy take on the same tropes of the super-hero send-up bored me e...
TV Throws Down the Gauntlet, Again
The night of September 17 was a cracked bellwether in the world of entertainment. The Emmy Awards, the television industry’s homage to its movers and shakers (and by extension itself) stepped off at the Microsoft Theater in Hollywood, and marked what would become a night of historic firsts, firing broadsides on the complacency of the Emmys' own past: Donald Glover won Emmy Awards for lead actor in a comedy series and directing for a comedy series, both for his work in FX’s Atlanta. He became the...
Fern Wigfield21 hours ago
Why Sadness in Disney Matters
In the eight decades since their conception, the Disney princess has become synonymous with the dream of a happily ever after. Early on in each Disney princess feature, the protagonist will sing their...
Angelica Regine2 days ago
Black Otakus vs. The Black Community
"You're Black, why do you watch anime?" I don't know how many times I've heard that from my parents, my middle sibling, and amongst all people I despise, my ex. Sigh. Now in the Black community it's a...
A Haunting Slice of Life by Jeff Lemire
In the back matter of the first issue of Royal City, Jeff Lemire says he fears people would call his new ongoing series a“slice of life” comic. He associates that phrase with being boring to retailers...
Jacob Elyachar2 days ago
DC Comics Ends 2017 with Blockbuster Storylines
It is hard to believe that 2017 will end in three months! DC Comics is pulling out all of the stops for its December 2017 storylines. Now, GEEKS has its take on some of the hottest storylines that wil...
Jacob Elyachar2 days ago
Long-Lost Heroes and Titles Return in Marvel's December 2017 Solicitations
December is usually a time for friends and family to come together drink hot chocolate and celebrate the holiday season. However, the House of Ideas’ greatest characters will be celebrating the holida...
Alexandra Cannon4 hours ago
Memories of Joe Don Baker
Joe Don Baker is a name many of us have seen in movie credits, but it is also a name that can be found in the 1954 Taog, Groesbeck High School’s yearbook. As a stagehand and extra in high school plays...
Shaun Johnson3 days ago
Men Like Kevin Hart Don't Need Fame
We're all up to speed about Mr. Hart's infidelity, or at least we should be. According to TMZ, Kevin Hart is reportedly being extorted by an alleged other woman for the release of a "sexually suggesti...
Nikki Gaskins21 days ago
Award-Winning Hollywood Actor to Open Top-Notch Acting Studio in Denver
DENVER, COLORADO — Following his extensive Hollywood career that spans more than 20 years, actor Todd Babcock is gearing up for an exciting new role as a leading acting coach for the Denver area, a move that will bring him closer to family. Babcock Studios, LLC is set to begin classes October 3, 2017. With the opening of the studio, Babcock hopes to improve, inspire, and create not just better actors but better artists and professionals. “My dream environment is a studio that can adapt and be ev...
Five Important Facts Making a Murderer Left Out
With the pending release of the second season of Netflix docuseries Making a Murderer trending on news platforms and social media alike, many fans of the original production — an expose-style accounti...
Why 'Mob Psycho 100' Is Worth Watching
Autumn of 2017 is here and it's time to buckle down, grab your laptop, some pumpkin spice coffee, and the coziest blanket you can find because newsflash: it's only going to get chillier from here. As ...
Best Netflix Prison Shows
Orange Is the New Black is one of the best Netflix prison shows to ever air, and it's catapulted a number of highly talented actresses into fame. Unfortunately, there are only so many episodes of any ...
Shaun Pond11 days ago
How Can DC Save Their Movie Universe?
If you’re reading this then the likelihood is that you’ve seen at least a portion of the movies on offer from Marvel and DC. If that is the case then you’ll be very aware of the disparity in quality t...
Patricia Sarkar17 days ago
God of Thunder in Popular Culture
The God of Thunder will once again grace the big screen on November 3. Thor: Ragnarok, The Avenger's hammer-wielding, thunder-casting deity, will save Asgard from the villainous Hela, and prevent the ...
Riley Reese22 days ago
Strongest Marvel Superheroes
The Marvel comics universe, also known as the MCU by True Believers, has many, many awesome superheroes in it. It's home to the X-Men, the Avengers, and a number of other "solo rider" superheroes who ...
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Josh Gutkin2 days ago
4 Best Self-Help YouTube Channels for Men
Because us guys need a helping hand every once in a while.
Jay Aaron3 days ago
Friendship In Modern Media – The Kermode and Mayo Film Review and Prepare to Try
In my experience, friendship in media has not been displayed in popular culture in an accurate and relatable way. I only realised this when I came across the following excellent examples of friendship...
Jessie White9 days ago
'Death Note' on Netflix
The hubby and I finally sat down to watch the new Death Note movie on Netflix. We had our doubts, but had planned on watching it the moment we realized it was released. It seemed like it could be a go...
Becky Pitt8 days ago
Disney's Folly: The Profound Importance of 'Snow White'
Released in 1937, Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was the world’s first full-length cel animated feature film and the beginning of booming success for the Disney company. The feature fil...
Sean Patricka month ago
Examining Isabelle Corey in 'Bob Le Flambeur'
In 1956, model Isabelle Corey got her big break in the movies when legendary director Jean Pierre Melville discovered her in the Latin Quarter of Paris. Melville cast Corey as Anne in his classic noir...
Maurice Berniera month ago
Whatever Happened to My TV?
Times are a changing, folks. What once was no longer is. Go to your closet. Put on that shirt, if it has not been thrown away, from 10 years ago. If it is loose, you’re very lucky. If not, I understan...
Hitomi K.22 days ago
Cosplay Makeup Tutorial — Recoloring Eyebrows
Because I am a cosplayer who's at a huge disadvantage in comparison to the majority (can't sew and/or knit, can't style wigs, can't make props/accessories), the least I can do is keep improving and re...
Rachel Millin24 days ago
Is it Ever Okay to Wear "Blackface" for My Cosplay?
When is "black-facing" okay? Personally, as a POC cosplayer, I go out of my way to find characters of color such as Static Shock, Yoruichi, Esmeralda, etc—to cosplay so I can potentially be "cannon" i...
Hitomi K.a month ago
Cosplay Insider — blueheartless
Hitomi: Tell me a little about yourself. Blueheartless: I'm mainly a video game streamer on Twitch and Youtube. I have a degree in Computer Science and Computer Networking. However, due to mental and ...
Kathryn Barnsley13 days ago
Who is Draco Malfoy?
Over the years, the Harry Potter fandom has conjured up many different theories, like Professor Snape being a vampire or Sirius Black and Remus Lupin being secret lovers. However, with little evidence...
Ossiana Tepfenhart2 months ago
'Rick and Morty' Fan Theories
Rick and Morty is one of the biggest breakout shows on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim programming block. The television follows a mentally unstable super genius scientist by the name of Rick Sanchez as ...
Clara Lin3 months ago
The Fun in Fandoms
Like many adolescents nowadays, once upon a time I had indulged a majority of my time in reading renowned fiction books, varying from the Harry Potter series to the Heroes of Olympus series. I've also...
Annie Kapur8 days ago
The Filmmaker's Guide to Understanding Lovecraftian Horror
(This article is intended to teach and therefore, if you want to get the most out of the experience I would suggest reading some of the works of H.P. Lovecraft in preparation for what follows. Most im...
Stephanie Holmesa month ago
Things to Say When People 'Hate' Reading
From books comes films, games and TV series... When someone drops the bombshell that they 'hate' reading or think reading is 'stupid', this is always the first thing I reply with. Lord of the Rings, H...
Sandra Bakera month ago
Making Money While You Sleep
So what exactly is this terminology, and how does it work? Basically, it’s a classic example of a way to generate passive income. Affiliate marketing can be fraught with issues and difficult to master...
Darius Moor14 days ago
The World As We Knew It [Chapter One]
One minute the teacher was speaking about math. And then the next minute she had been attacked by a student. Rose was there, though drifting somewhere inside her mind—away from all the arguing, the cr...
Between Rage and Blood
Nathan had just left work. He was in his beautiful car of the year, a RAV4 black Cromer 2013. This car was a gift he had received from his wife. On the way, he thought of his condition of life. Barely...
Andy Pratt-Coila month ago
Jack & The Survivors Go to Hell Chapter 1
Midnight lonely her whisper’d cries, We’re getting a bit short on heroes lately. Sword snap fright white pale good-byes, In the desolation of Valhalla. Ian Anderson It was their first set. They didn’t...