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There was never a doubt Deadpool 2 was going to happen, it was just a question of who was going to make it. Now that those issues have been settled, Deadpool himself is ready to talk about it all.Read more...

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Aside from Charlie Brown, Peppermint Patty is the most well-thought out, deeply characterized member of the Peanuts gang. Charles Schulz told some heartbreaking stories about unrequited love, single parenthood, gender norms, and deep-seated insecurities—themes that did not normally appear on the Sunday funnies page.…Read more...

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And yet, we still can’t see shit.Read more...

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There’s been a lot of rumors surrounding just who Richard E. Grant’s “mad scientist” villain in Logan could possibly be, ever since he was first cast. But now we know just who he’ll be playing in the movie, and while it’s a comic character, it’s not who you think it is.Read more...

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At the beginning of November, HBO made five of Ramin Djawadi’s compositions available for people to listen to. Now, a full album of songs from the show has been released.Read more...

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In 2015, 86,212 more Americans died than the year before. That means life expectancy in the United States is heading in the wrong direction—something that hasn’t happened since 1993.Read more...

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As adorable robots go, it seems almost impossible to ever get angry at The Force Awakens’ BB-8. Which is why turning the little robot into an alarm clock is such a brilliant idea, because no matter how tired or grumpy are, you’ll never be tempted to throw BB-8 across the room when he frantically tries to wake you up.Read more...

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Gareth Edwards talks about the state of the Jedi in Rogue One and leaving Godzilla 2. There are new details about Conor McGregor’s potential role in Game of Thrones. Disney sets a release window for its Ducktales reboot. Plus, new posters for Resident Evil and Lego Batman, and some short, sharp new looks at Legion.…Read more...

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You always knew Kate McKinnon was going to become a movie star. Since her early days on Saturday Night Live, up through her electric performance in Ghostbusters, she simply oozes talent and charisma. And now she’ll blend those together for a movie produced by Steven Spielberg.Read more...

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“Jingle bells, Batman smells / Robin laid an egg / The Batmobile lost a wheel and the Joker [...]”Read more...

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Self-proclaimed “party game for horrible people” Cards Against Humanity has teamed up with a group of science fiction authors to produce a special themed pack of cards.Read more...

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Zack Snyder has never made it a secret that he’s a Star Wars fan. During production on Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, he and Star Wars director J.J. Abrams would exchange fun photos on social media, mashing up the DC and Star Wars universes. But Snyder just took it to another level.Read more...

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There have been so many different takes on Batman over the years, both in the comics and out of them, that sometimes it feels like everything that has been said about him as a character has been said. But today’s Batman #12 reveals a new layer to what drives Bruce Wayne that marks a significant addition to our…Read more...

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Even though, as Jim Holden (Steven Strait) puts it in the trailer, “Earth, Mars, the Belt, it’s all bullshit. There shouldn’t be any teams.” He knows that, and we know that, but try telling the people in power in the Expanse that.Read more...

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Fans of shows like Supergirl, The Flash, Arrow, and Legends of Tomorrow have probably wondered if those characters would ever make it to the big screen. Well the executive producer of those shows did just sign on to do a big Warner Bros. movie, but don’t expect any superheroes. Just one super hungry plant.Read more...

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Season one of Man of the High Castle threw us into a gorgeously realized alternate reality where the Axis won World War II and the United States was divided into the east coast run by Nazis, the west coast run by Imperial Japan, and a neutral zone between them.Since then, the real world landscape had has exploded with…Read more...

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Adequate Man The 2016 Hater’s Guide To The Williams-Sonoma Catalog | Jezebel Love Is Not the Answer | Gizmodo United Airlines Will Start Charging for Use of Overhead Bins | Jezebel Some Showrunners Are Banning Rape as a Plot Device on Their Shows |Read more...

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With every bit of news released about the Tomb Raider reboot, our interest perks up a bit. First it was the casting of Oscar winner Alicia Vikander as the iconic Lara Croft. Now there’s the casting of the bad guy, who’ll be played by Walton Goggins.Read more...

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Who would’ve thought that between the combined powers of Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead there’d be a giant pile of dead people? I for one am shocked.Read more...

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Marvel’s current big Spider-Man arc has seen the rise and return of several deceased characters from Peter Parker’s past, both friends and foes alike, thanks to the crazy cloning shenanigans of longtime Spidey villain the Jackal. But the latest twist in the tale is here and... well, it’s very much befitting for an…Read more...

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The midseason finale of Agents of SHIELD, “The Laws of Thermal Dynamics,” wrapped up most of the dangling plot threads from the beginning of the season—right up until it ended with a big ole twist that opened a huge can of worms.Read more...

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“The Lighthouse” is a short with no dialogue and a masterful use of light and shading that tells the story of a solitary lighthouse keeper who discovers the ability to manipulate matter that ends up transporting him somewhere brand new. Read more...

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Aside from Hello Kitty, it’s hard to think of a character whose image has been slapped onto more products than Star Wars’ R2-D2. Everything from oven mitts to coffee makers bear the little droid’s likeness, and now you might even see him pop up on construction sites as an officially-licensed tape measure.Read more...

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This is it, folks. It’s short, it’s sweet, and it’s our very first look at Spider-Man: Homecoming.Read more...

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