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Dancing Makes The OA's Tentacle Scene Even More Beautifully Bizarre in this VFX Breakdown

In its second season, The OA responded to audiences who were equally mesmerized and bemused by the series’ heavy use of interpretive dance to drive its story forward. The show managed to get even weirder and bolder as it continued to flesh out its world in which jumping between dimensions is possible...if you know the…

You Can Now Watch Doom Patrol's First Episode on YouTube for Free

While Doom Patrol is one of the better live-action comic book adaptations out recently, one of the biggest hurdles to getting into the show is the fact that you can only watch it on DC Universe. But if you’ve been waiting for a chance to check Doom Patrol out before deciding to go all-in on yet another streaming…

The Soul Stone Was the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Least Interesting MacGuffin The Soul Stone Was the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Least Interesting MacGuffin

Long before any of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s heroes had the slightest inkling they might one day have to literally turn back time to save half of existence, Thanos was busy moving heaven and Titan to get his sizable purple hands on each of the Infinity Stones.

Kevin Feige Says Marvel Has Future Plans for the Mandarin and the Ten Rings Kevin Feige Says Marvel Has Future Plans for the Mandarin and the Ten Rings

The last time anyone saw Trevor Slattery, the washed-up actor known for pretending to be the Mandarin in Iron Man 3, he was being covertly sprung from prison by the real Mandarin, presumably never to be seen again. Even though an awful lot’s happened in the Marvel Cinematic Universe since then, Kevin Feige says the…

All of Marvel's X-Men Comics Are Ending So Jonathan Hickman's New 'X-Universe' Can Begin All of Marvel's X-Men Comics Are Ending So Jonathan Hickman's New 'X-Universe' Can Begin

For years, Marvel’s X-Men characters have languished in its comics universe while others (with far more successful cinematic franchises) were elevated to new levels of prominence. The X-Men never went away, really, it’s just that they haven’t been headliners. Jonathan Hickman has a plan to change all of that, and it…

The Rise of Skywalker Concerns Me, a Very Casual Star Wars Fan The Rise of Skywalker Concerns Me, a Very Casual Star Wars Fan

The Last Jedi sent a message to the Star Wars fandom that, at least from the filmmakers’ perspective, the Skywalkers’ story was ready to come to a close. It was a bold pivot from the nostalgic direction The Force Awakens appeared to be taking the franchise in, and unsurprisingly, it left many hardcore fans of the…

Rick and Morty's Season 4 Teaser Is Frustratingly Cryptic Rick and Morty's Season 4 Teaser Is Frustratingly Cryptic

Just over a year ago, Rick and Morty creator Justin Roiland let the world know that while the show’s long-awaited season four was, in fact, coming to television, he wasn’t exactly sure when, and it was in everyone’s best interest not to bug him about it. As it turns out, the wait’s not going to be anywhere near as…

Stan Lee's Former Manager Keya Morgan Charged With 5 Counts of Elder Abuse Stan Lee's Former Manager Keya Morgan Charged With 5 Counts of Elder Abuse

In the final months of Stan Lee’s life, the comics legend began taking the necessary steps to distance and disentangle himself from people like his one time manager and caretaker Keya Morgan who had considerable access to his finances. Morgan is in the news again this week, having been charged with elder abuse in Los…

The Biggest Flaw in Eddie Alcazar's Perfect Is Its Lack of Substance The Biggest Flaw in Eddie Alcazar's Perfect Is Its Lack of Substance

Eddie Alcazar’s Perfect is like that rare, fleeting Instagram video ad whose arresting visuals actually manage to make you stop scrolling for a moment to drink it in and consider tapping through. Even if it’s confounding at face value, there’s the promise of something more illuminating should you look past its…

Avengers: Endgame's Creators Keep Undoing the Good Will They Had by Explaining the Movie Avengers: Endgame's Creators Keep Undoing the Good Will They Had by Explaining the Movie

While Avengers: Endgame is very good at drawing you into the sheer spectacle of itself as you’re watching, when you give it some distance, the movie’s narrative weaknesses become readily apparent. And that’s before the Russo Brothers started to further complicate things with their post-hoc musings. Apparently, though,…

Here's the Last Game of Thrones Preview Trailer You'll Ever Watch Here's the Last Game of Thrones Preview Trailer You'll Ever Watch

Game of Thrones has been delighting and horrifying us with its story of would-be kings and queens vying for power in a world full of people too ignorant to understand that everything that all of their petty squabbling had the potential to doom the entire world. Now, though, it’s all coming to an end, and a new ruler…

George R.R. Martin Thinks Gandalf Could Kick Dumbledore's Ass—Do You Agree? George R.R. Martin Thinks Gandalf Could Kick Dumbledore's Ass—Do You Agree?

Did you know that Ian McKellen turned down the opportunity to play Dumbledore in the Harry Potter franchise after Richard Harris died because Harris once allegedly called McKellen a “dreadful” actor? George R.R. Martin probably knew that, and then some, this week when he took a moment at the Tolkien premiere to share…

She-Ra Season 3 Is Coming This Summer and It's Bringing Geena Davis With It She-Ra Season 3 Is Coming This Summer and It's Bringing Geena Davis With It

Adora and the forces of Brightmoon have spent the past two seasons of She-Ra and the Princesses of Power making Catra, Shadow Weaver, and all the rest of Hordak’s forces in the Fright Zone look like chumps, but when the show returns for its third season this summer, the legendary warrior’s set to face her most…

Detective Pikachu Changed the Way I Feel About Pokémon

Detective Pikachu is the realization of a dream that fans of Nintendo’s Pokémon franchise have had since we first journeyed to Pallet Town and decided which starter would become the first of many partners who’d accompany us on our journey to becoming a Pokémon Master. At some point, we’ve all wondered what it would be…

Swamp Thing Gets Steamy in Its New Teaser Trailer Swamp Thing Gets Steamy in Its New Teaser Trailer

Swamp Thing’s romance with Abby Arcane is a fascinating aspect of the hero’s mythos in DC’s Comics, and while DC Universe’s upcoming live-action adaptation has an undeniable horror bend to it, the newest teaser suggests that when the series drops later this month, things in the Louisiana swamp are gonna be hot and…

Avengers: Endgame Has Some Nerve Making Fun of Time Travel Movies Avengers: Endgame Has Some Nerve Making Fun of Time Travel Movies

Because real-world time travel back and forth between the past and present is not (yet) possible, and the underlying science behind our working theories as to how it might one day be possible can be difficult to grasp, our ideas about it have largely been shaped by fictional depictions in books, television shows, and…

One of Avengers: Endgame's Most Incredible Scenes Is Now Online One of Avengers: Endgame's Most Incredible Scenes Is Now Online

As impressive as the magnitude and more spectacular elements of Avengers: Endgame are, what really makes the movie shine are those moments when you get to see the Avengers interacting with one another in their downtime as people living in the larger world. Take, for instance, the all-new, all-verbal Hulk, who’s become…

Exclusive: Valiant's Doctor Mirage Can't See Dead People in a New Series from Magdalene Visaggio and Nick Robles Exclusive: Valiant's Doctor Mirage Can't See Dead People in a New Series from Magdalene Visaggio and Nick Robles

Because Shan Fong, the hero known as Doctor Mirage in Valiant’s comics, can interact with ghosts, she’s known more than her fair share of dead people. The dead have been a constant presence in Shan’s life for as long as she can remember, but all of that is set to change. Check out io9's exclusive preview of Doctor…

Craig of the Creek's World of Summertime Wonder Is Getting More Intense Craig of the Creek's World of Summertime Wonder Is Getting More Intense

Every episode of Cartoon Network’s Craig of the Creek feels like a collection of moments plucked from your greatest childhood memories of endless summers full of possibilities. Previously, you could start watching any episode at random and easily get swept up in Craig, Kelsey, and J.P.’s adventures without knowing all…

Professor Hulk Is Avengers: Endgame's Gift to Bruce Banner Professor Hulk Is Avengers: Endgame's Gift to Bruce Banner

Hulk smash. The Hulk has always smashed; it’s his thing and he’s incredibly good at it. But in Avengers: Endgame, the Hulk is given a new emotional depth that allows him to do more than express rage with his irradiated fists.

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