fact or fiction

Is it a fact or is it merely fiction? Fact or Fiction explores the lesser known truths in the geek universe.

'Shrek 2' And Its 5 Major Continuity Errors
Shrek 2 is one of the most popular children's animated films of all time. Viewers get the chance to travel to Far Far Away to meet the King and Queen — Fiona's parents and Shrek's new Mother-in-Law an...
Lewis Jefferies2 days ago
Did You Notice These Homages To 'The Shining' In 'Toy Story'?
Toy Story is one of the most lovable children's films brought to us by Disney Pixar. The original film was so successful that it returned for a second film, then a third and soon to be a fourth. The c...
Lewis Jefferies3 days ago
The Wonderful World Of Bowdlerized Films: 10 Of The Most Bizarrely Censored Movie Lines Ever
Movies today are pretty much shown to anyone despite their BBFC ratings. Lots of parents will watch a film with their kids despite the content of the movie, regardless of whether or not it contains cu...
Zane Sanders7 days ago
Peter Quill's Father is HIM?
Over at Heroic Hollywood, Umberto Gonzalez is reporting to know the identity Peter Quill’s father! Is it who you expected? Find out the rumor below...
Tom Bacon9 days ago
The Marvel / Fox War: Truth Or Fiction?
The rumors have been circulating for a long, long time — and debate among the fans has been seriously heated. If you believe many sites, Marvel has been engaged in an act of corporate sabotage to unde...
Kathryn Barnsley2 months 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 Tepfenhart5 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 Lin5 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...
Rich Monetti5 months ago
New Documentary Explores the 1967 Newark Riots and Racism in America
In 1967, the arrest and beating of an African-American taxi driver by a white cop sparked a riot that killed 26 people, caused millions in damage and led to a mass exodus from the beleaguered city of ...
American Cinema, Technology and Cyborg Embodiment
Iron Man 2 is about Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) a businessman who in the previous film made a device that kept him alive when he was kidnapped. Furthermore, he made a metal superhero suit to help h...
Chelsea L. Pullano5 months ago
Is 'The Godfather' Based On a True Story?
Mario Puzo almost never wrote The Godfather. At the age of forty-five, his writing career was going downhill fast. He had made little money on his published works, and was receiving little support fro...
India Hendrie6 months ago
The Undoing Of Sebastian Swan
The rain fell and the rain fell and it showed no sign of stopping. In the small English village of Eastwoods they were used to the rain, indeed they were suited to it. The pumpkin crop had never looke...
Nicolas Brown6 months ago
Slavery, Class Warfare, and Hegemony
If you watched Game of Thrones’ episode, “Book of the Stranger” and have some notion of history and politics, you may have noticed a few crazy and familiar things being played out in the lands of West...
Anthony Gramuglia6 months ago
Why Kids Movies Should Be Scary
Children's entertainment is often equated with family friendly affairs - safe, fluffy material that neither challenges nor troubles younger audiences. It's not scary. Not frightening. Not nightmare-in...
Anthony Gramuglia6 months ago
Overwatch - And the Books, Movies, and Games That Inspired It
Overwatch remains one of the most popular video games in recent memories. A team-based first-person shooter, Blizzard's most recent intellectual property has entertained gamers worldwide with its colo...
Ossiana Tepfenhart7 months ago
'Steven Universe' Fan Theories That Might Actually Be True
If there has been one recent cartoon that has gotten major applause for creating rich storylines filled with lore, it has to be Steven Universe. Through its incredible four seasons, the show has slowl...
Frank White7 months ago
The History of Anne Bonney and Mary Read
As closely as historians can determine, the story of Anne Bonney and Mary Read started in an English port town in the 1680s when a comely, "young and airy" sea wife gave birth to a robust baby girl. T...