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James Wan discusses how Aquaman will talk to sea life in the movie. Melissa Rosenberg teases more threats in the second season of Jessica Jones. A new Walking Dead clip teases bad times ahead for Daryl. Plus, new footage from Morgan, and unsurprising news from Star Wars: Episode VIII. Behold, Spoilers!Read more...

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It’s really happening. Pun-tastically titled Lifetime series A Midsummer’s Nightmare, made by the same studio that produces the network’s hit UnReal, has just gotten a pilot order. It’ll be an hourlong thriller based on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, but—of course—with a contemporary spin.Read more...

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In a deleted scene from the fifth season of Once Upon a Time, Hook confronts Regina about the whole “kill your father thing.” That’s not the best part of this deleted scene. The best part is the effects.Read more...

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Karakter, a German studio who have worked on games like Black Ops III, the last Killzone and Ryse , also got to once again help out on Game of Thrones’ sixth season. Their art, like the episodes themselves, was epic.Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
Given what he went through in Batman v Superman, if it’s the update to the Superman costume we think it is, it’d make sense. If it isn’t, then we’re being fooled by an Instagram filter and in that case god damn you, Henry Cavill, you sneaky devil.Read more...

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Ben Whishaw is reportedly in talks to play the grown-up version of Michael Banks, the boy from the first Mary Poppins film. I kind of need this to be happen.Read more...

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Who would have thought that Roger Corman’s unreleased Fantastic Four would leave a greater impression on the pop culture landscape than the three big-budget, major studio releases? It’s arguably more successful, too.Read more...

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Sean Murphy’s been a staple in DC projects for years. His latest, an upcoming arc of All-Star Batman with Scott Snyder, is apparently the first of two new bat-projects he’s working on. The other will be his very own Batman series—and it’s sounding wild so far.Read more...

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The skeleton of a great sci-fi movie is its concept. Is it new? Is it interesting? Does it make you think? The answer to all of these questions is “yes” in Ecstasia, which is currently getting ready for production, and just landed Scott Eastwood in one of its main roles.Read more...

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Gawker A Karaoke Video of an Olympic Dressage Horse Dancing to Carlos Santana and Rob Thomas’s “Smooth” | Deadspin The Story Behind The Perfect Photo Of Olympic Pain | Jezebel An Olympic Diving Team Has Broken Up Over an Alleged Fuck Fest | io9 13 Killer Netflix Picks to Watch Right Now (Other Than Stranger Things) |Read more...

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The new big-screen adaptation of Stephen King’s It won’t be out until Sept. 2017, but we’re already very curious. Truthfully, we’d already be looking forward to the thing—the book and the 1990 miniseries were both scary as hell—but director Andy Muschietti is killing it with his sneak peeks on Instagram.Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
Few scientists are as iconic, important or recognizable as Albert Einstein. So it makes perfect sense that he’ll be the focus of Genius, the first scripted series on the National Geographic Channel. Now, the team behind it, including producer Ron Howard, have found the perfect actor to play the role: Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush.Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
Life as a Stormtrooper is miserable. You’re a faceless cog in a giant machine (that also happens to be a rather evil machine), you shoot at some rebels, probably miss, and then probably die. But this brilliant fan film digs a little deeper into the life of one Stormtrooper to examine the trauma of fighting in a galactic civil war.Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
As everyone in the universe is aware by now, Stranger Things is amazing and well worth watching over and over. But maybe you need a break from #TeamBarb and the Demogorgon for a spell. There are some surprisingly awesome genre movies on Netflix right now, and we have some recommendations.Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
The look of terror in my eyes is half the idea of Oreo cookies filled with Swedish Fish “flavor creme,” half the outrageous pressure put on me to eat them from the moment they became a real thing. I have done your bidding. Please release my family. The good ones, at least.Read more...

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And now, competing for Team Cretaceous, it’s Parasaurolophus! Read more...

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Batwoman’s saving your life, you grumpy ol’ billionaire. The words you’re looking for are “thank you.”Read more...

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There’s news coming from the world of Pandora.Read more...

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The stories of NASA’s formative years and the early days of the space program have been chronicled time and time again, but Theodore Melfi’s Hidden Figures is telling one we’ve not seen before about the African American women who helped send rockets to the stars. It’s looking great so far. Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
Gotham’s David Mazouz wants a young Clark Kent on the show. Felicity Jones talks Jyn Erso in Rogue One. Agents of SHIELD will make some changes to Robbie Reyes’ origin story. Plus, Constantine’s future in the CW/DC universe, and rumors abound for the Han Solo spinoff’s female lead. To me, my Spoilers!Read more...

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posted 11 days ago on io9
Kotaku Final Fantasy XV Officially Delayed To November 29 [Update] | Black Flag Why A ‘Zombie Dodge’ Raced In NASCAR On Saturday | Lifehacker Make Cheap Door Knob Wall Stoppers and Cabinet Bumpers With Hot Glue | Gizmodo Did the Apocalypse Just Start? |Read more...

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posted 12 days ago on io9
Spoilers: It’s actually a literal baby Groot, but he’s so cute you won’t even care.Read more...

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It turns out “Martha” isn’t the only name that has a strong impact in the DC Universe. There’s also “Supergirl Lives.”Read more...

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Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them has really made it hard to actually find any beasts. At least, until now.Read more...

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Jessica and Trish’s relationship in Jessica Jones was without a doubt one of the highlights of its first season. We saw it grow from estrangement to affection, culminating in Jessica telling Trish she loved her as she snapped Kilgrave’s neck. They’re the Daria and Jane of superheroes, and it looks like we’re going to see a hell of a lot more of them.Read more...

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