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How The Man in the High Castle Brought Hitler’s Future Germany to Life

One of the best things about The Man in the High Castle TV show is how thorough the world-building is. It’s not just 1960s America, co-occupied by the Japanese Empire and Nazi Germany, either—season two showed us the disturbing grandeur of what Berlin could have looked like had the Nazis won World War II, by creating a monumental building Hitler himself had envisioned. Read More >>

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Everything That Aftermath: Empire’s End Reveals About the New Star Wars Universe

Chuck Wendig’s Aftermath books act as a sort of in-between trilogy, bridging a lot of the gap between the original Star Wars trilogy and The Force Awakens. Each book has been better than the one before it, and Empire’s End is the best by far. It also brings a lot of changes and additions to the new canon. Here’s everything we learned about a galaxy far, far away. Read More >>

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Here’s a Friendly Reminder That Nothing in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Was Real

We knew the beasts and the magic were fake, but did you know that pretty much everything you saw on screen wasn’t there? At this point, an effects reel could reveal that Eddie Redmayne was actually five rabbits in a coat with some tremendous special effects work and I’d believe it. Read More >>

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New Concept Art Shows Off Black Panther’s Wakanda and Thor: Ragnarok’s Villain Hela

Included on the Doctor Strange digital release are a couple of looks at the upcoming Black Panther and Thor: Ragnarok movies. These looks are in the form of concept art, which almost entirely focuses on the technologically impressive capital of Wakanda and people who want to hurt Thor. Read More >>

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Sorry, Ben, But You’re a Batman Forever Now

The latest dire DC Extended Universe rumours making the rounds is that not only is Ben Affleck not directing the Batman movie, the man wants out of the role entirely. We have a message for him: Sorry, Ben. You’re stuck as Batman. So you might as well suck it up. Read More >>

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Maybe the X-Men Movies Should Take a Break

A recent interview with Sophie Turner seems to confirm rumours that the next X-Men movie is about to be filmed. Wow, that seems super-fast. I have a modest proposal: Maybe that shouldn’t happen? Read More >>

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The First Plot Details for Stranger Things Season Two Have Everyone Damaged in Some Way

We now know what the state of Stranger Things will be when it comes back later this year. We know how long the time jump between seasons will be, what new characters are getting added, and the boys’ Halloween costumes. We know a lot, except for what’s going on with Eleven. Read More >>

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Batman v Superman Visual Effects Video Rains Digital Destruction Down on Everyone

It’s not a surprise that Batman v Superman had a lot of CGI. But an almost 12-minute effects reel reveals how many things were added, removed, and composited. For example, did you know Superman’s cape wasn’t real? Read More >>

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You Will Absolutely Wince While Watching Will Arnett Walk Across a Bed of Lego

If you have never made this face to keep yourself from screaming a string of expletives after stepping on Lego, then you have never gone into a home with a young child. Also, you’ve probably never wanted to kill a child for leaving out a bunch of Lego. Read More >>

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RIP Richard Hatch, the Original Apollo and a Tireless Battlestar Galactica Advocate

Richard Hatch, who managed to star in two Battlestar Galacticas, has passed away. He was 71. Read More >>

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Danny Rand Discovers He Can’t Go Home Again in a Giant New Iron Fist Trailer

In this new, extended trailer for Netflix’s upcoming Iron Fist TV series, Harold Meachum (David Wenham) asks, “Why did he wait this long to show up? Where the hell did he learn martial arts?” These are very valid questions. Read More >>

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Sony’s Making a Film About a Killer App – But It’s Got The Worst Title Ever

Sony’s bought a script about a game app that kills the players. Unfortunately, it has the truly atrocious name /reddoor. There is no way that name survives. Read More >>

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Wolverine Doesn’t Need His Claws to Be a Badass in This New Logan Clip

In this new clip from the third Wolverine movie, Logan (Hugh Jackman) has a friend who seems to be having some kind of land dispute. The man says he’s got a lawyer, but I don’t think he actually needs one. Pretty sure Logan’s got this one handled. Read More >>

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In His Mind, Billy Dee Williams Is Always Lando

Billy Dee Williams created Lando, and although Donald Glover has been cast as the character in the standalone Han Solo film, Williams says he never thought of what it would be like for someone else to be Lando. And, you know what? That is more than fair. Read More >>

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It’s Officially Easier to Count the Marvel Characters Who Aren’t in Infinity War

There are characters from movies not even out yet who are being added to Avengers: Infinity War. At this point, if you are in the MCU and you haven’t been asked to show up in Infinity War, I would really worry. Read More >>