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You should be watching the mini-series Adventure Time: Stakes

Last year, Cartoon Network took home audiences by surprise with their first mini-series, Over the Garden Wall. The ten episode event delighted critics and fans with a short form original story, and this year Cartoon Network took a chance ag...

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Rick and Morty Season 2 Review: One Schwifty Season

Season two of Adult Swim’s latest breakout hit, Rick and Morty, started off with one of the most high-concept episodes of any television show this side of Community and ended with a surprisingly intense non-stop rocket-fueled punch to...

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Adventure Time news-- new season, miniseries, and a movie?

Can you believe Adventure Time has been runnig for over half a decade now? It's true! Cartoon Network's modern flagship show will be entering its seventh season starting November 7th at 6 PM EST on the channel, kicking things off with th...

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Wes Anderson is making another stop-motion animated film

Whenever people talk about the rarely released great animated films of the past decade, I feel like Wes Anderson's animation debut, Fantastic Mr. Fox often gets left out of the conversation. I'm not sure why, the movie had beautiful stop-mo...

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Watch dinosaurs talk in a new trailer for The Good Dinosaur

In true Pixar fashion, the closer we get to the release of one of their new films, the more specific details we start to see in the trailers. While many early trailers for The Good Dinosaur showed off awe-inspiring shots of nature more than...

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Is this a new show coming from the creator of Rick & Morty?

Rick & Morty might be a smash hit now, but it certainly took a while before the show's creator, Justin Roiland hit success with a television network. The stories go that Roiland took many pitches to networks like Fox and Cartoon Network...

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Shows I'm Looking Forward To: The Last Man on Earth Season 2

The Last Man on Earth was one of my surprise favorites of the year when it came to television. The dark comedy started as one-man-show tour de force starring Will Forte as Phil, the titular last man on Earth in post-epidemic Tuscon, Arizona...

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Get your very own BB-8 from The Force Awakens today

Fans of Star Wars and toys had a lot to be excited about today, with today being "Force Friday," a day where a bunch of hot new Star Wars toys and collectibles were finally available to the public. Amidst toy bundles and LEGO boxsets, the o...

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New Goosebumps trailer might just give you bumps, no geese

When the first trailer for the new Goosebumps movie emerged, I noted that it looks like a surprisingly fun creepy kids romp arriving just in time for Halloween. While the movie still looks like fun from what we've seen, this new trailer pla...

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Review: Fantastic Four

Marvel Studios has landed on a winning formula in their own films with its vast catalog of films over the past decade. They seamlessly blend lovable characters, engaging stories, amazing effects, enthralling action, charming actors, and eve...


Poster for the New Goosebumps Movie is Surprisingly Badass

Apparently, there's a Goosebumps movie coming out soon-- You know, those books they always sold at your school book fair that were equal parts cheesy, weird, and occasionally horrifying? Columbia Pictures released the poster for the film to...


The Animated 'Bartkira' Trailer is Finally Here

It's been teased for a few months, but the group behind the fan-favorite Bartkira comic gallery project has unveiled a fully animated parody trailer for a fictional movie based on the infamous crossover of The Simpsons and Akira. The traile...


New Pixar Short Brings Us Superpowered Hindu Heroes

One of the best parts of any new Pixar film (or most animated films these days) is the little short films before the feature. Usually these will showcase unsung animators, student works, or something the new guy was tasked to do. Of course,...


Disney to Shut Down Magic of Animation Attraction this July

Disney recently announced that they would be shutting down the Magic of Disney Animation attraction at its Hollywood Studos theme park on July 12th. The attraction originally opened with the park in 1989 and allowed audiences to watch Disne...


Louis C.K. to write, direct, and star in new original film

Comedian and television star, Louis C.K., has just announced the he will begin work on a new movie project called I am a Cop. He has plans to pull a triple header with this one as writer, director, and star of the film. The movie will be pr...

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Review: The Dead Lands

Films about indigenous groups have a strange and sordid history in film. Their appearances are far and few in-between and those that exist are a mixed bag of both quality and subject matter. The Dead Lands seeks to join this small section o...


Check out these new posters for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Can you believe it? Two stories about Star Wars posters in one week, except this time, the posters are for the new movie. An eagle eyed fan noticed these early posters for The Force Awakens posted a little too early on a Spanish Star Wars f...


Wonder Woman gets new director, Patty Jenkins

Recently, Wonder Woman director Michelle MacLauren left the hotly anticipated film for creative differences, but Warner Bros. has already picked up the slack and found a new director for the project. Enter Patty Jenkins, whom prior to this,...


Star Wars posters redone in LEGO

Part of what has made Star Wars so iconic over the years arguably has got to be the beautiful posters designed by movie legend Drew Struzand. His brush strokes have beautifully captured the spirit of many films and actors including all six ...

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Tron 3 is in the works and will be bringing back Oliva Wilde

After the huge success with the recent reboot/sequel, Tron: Legacy, Disney has announced that another sequel is in the the works. The unnamed Tron 3 will be bringing back a lot of the same crew who worked on Legacy, including main leads Oli...


Aardman art and sets on display at art gallery in France

If you find yourself in Paris any time soon, it might be worth your time to check out the Art Ludique if you're a fan of stop motion animation. From now until mid-August, the art museum will be featuring Exhibition Aardman, an open gallery ...


About John-Charles Holmesone of us since 11:40 AM on 02.10.2015

John-Charles is a guy who loves to watch and talk about movies and culture. He'll watch just about anything and love to discuss it, even if he hates it.

Though in particular he does have favorite movies ranging from the artsy stuff like Brazil and El Topo to the really fun modern stuff like Hot Fuzz or The LEGO Movie. Nothing's too serious or too weird for him, and he, in fact, open embraces the weird and uncanny with open arms.

As a freelance artist and designer, he also really loves animation and cartoons as well, so if you meet him at a party and feel like having an hour-long conversation, just ask him for his thoughts on the latest animated feature.

Oh yeah, he also loves Back to the Future. A lot.