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Recap: The Mandalorian Season 1, Episode 4 - Sanctuary

If anyone watching The Mandalorian had somehow missed that this show was a Western, here is an episode that is pretty blatant with all of the associated tropes. In what was basically The Magnificent Seven in space, Mando has become the "Man...

 
 
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Netflix cancels its Mystery Science Theater 3000 revival

Just in time for the misery that is the holidays, Netflix has announced it will not be moving forward with more episodes of its Mystery Science Theater 3000 revival series. In a weird twist of fate, this news comes just before Thanksgiving,...

 
 
 
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Recap: The Mandalorian Season 1, Episode 3 - The Sin

It has been hard to see most of the Star Wars stuff in the Disney era to be nothing more than homages to the original trilogy. With The Mandalorian, I feel as if fans are getting more of a remix across all Star Wars eras in a way we've neve...

 
 
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Recap: The Mandalorian Season 1, Episode 2 - The Child

So this is the kind of show The Mandalorian will be, eh? After an intriguing series premiere, the second episode of this Star Wars Disney+ original is more of a small step in terms of plot, one that doesn't move the story significantly forw...

 
 
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Review: Harley Quinn (Season 1)

There is something so profoundly unsettling to me with Harley Quinn's character. It all goes back to the core of her relationship with the Joker, which has always come across as toxic and abusive, even in less adult-orientated Batman media....

 
 
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Marvel's Runaways third season will be its last on Hulu

There goes the neighborhood. While many assumed that Marvel Television's Runaways was safe from the cancellation purge that took the Netflix-Marvel shows, a new trailer casually dropped the fact that this season of the Hulu superhero teen ...

 
 
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Amazon orders second season of Lord of the Rings

Amazon has been developing a prequel TV series to Lord of the Rings for a long time now. We still know very little about it, but we gained one bit of insight this week. Deadline reports that Amazon has decided to go ahead and order a second...

 
 
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Disney+ will fix The Simpsons format in 2020

When Disney acquired Fox, they also acquired The Simpsons. They decided to make the whole show available on Disney+ as part of their launch line-up. In theory, this was a huge selling-point for the new service. In practice, Disney has botch...

 
 
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Netflix teams up with Nickelodeon in multi-year deal

In the wake of Disney+ launching with incredible numbers from day one, Netflix could be in serious trouble. So what does the veteran streaming service do now that it has lost Disney? Well, you look to another giant household name in enterta...

 
 
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Pixar heads to the real world on Disney+ with Inside Out

Disney+ launched on Tuesday, and with it came the very first episode of Pixar In Real Life. These are little short five minute episodes bringing some of the most memorable Pixar characters and moments and putting them into real-li...

 
 
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Netflix nabs the rights for a new Beverly Hills Cop film

It's been half a decade since news of Beverly Hills Cop 4 rolled out, but there's a new development in the case. Netflix was swooped in to bring Axel Foley out of retirement for a new sequel. Viacom CEO Bob Bakish announced that the streami...

 
 
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Recap: The Mandalorian (Season 1, Episode 1)

Star Wars was never meant to be a giant pop culture phenomenon, nor was it envisioned as a prime example of the capitalist Hollywood nightmare we now live in. Yet despite the flaws and missteps of this gargantuan franchise, I've always beli...

 
 
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Disney+ hits 10 million subs in one day

Disney's new streaming service, Disney+, launched yesterday. In just the first day, the company managed to reach a milestone of 10 million subscribers. No matter how you slice it, that's a lot of people.

 
 
 
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Review: Lady and the Tramp

It's finally happened. Disney+ has launched and the streaming wars have begun in earnest. Oh sure, companies have been competing against each other for the better part of a year about which of their streaming services would be better, but i...

 
 
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Review: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Season 4)

Here's the thing; I could spend a few paragraphs waxing poetic about how She-Ra has continued to get better and better the longer it runs or talk about how the series has exploded in popularity in the short year it's been on the air, but th...

 
 
 
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Disney plans to put FX on Hulu

Starting in March 2020, Hulu will be the home of all FX content. As soon as a show airs on FX, it will be available to stream on Hulu. Furthermore, FX is developing four television shows exclusively for Hulu that won't even air on their cab...

 
 
 
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So this is what Shyamalan has been creating for Apple TV+

Apple lured some top-notch talent for its Apple TV+ streaming service, and one of its biggest fishes just released a new trailer. M. Night Shyamalan's Servant teases twisting tensity and absurdity in all its Shyamalanic glory.  The tr...

 
 
 
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Ming-Na Wen gears up in latest The Mandalorian trailer

Vanity Fair has gotten its hands on a brand new teaser trailer for the upcoming Disney+ series The Mandalorian. Featuring acclaimed actress Ming-Na Wen (famous for her work in Disney's animated film Mulan), it looks like the seasoned veter...

 
 
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Rick and Morty, South Park find a new home on HBO Max

If you're trying to make a splash in the world of adult animation grabbing the historical rights to two of televisions biggest animated shows is a good way to do it. At their event yesterday, Warner Media announced that both Rick and Morty&...

 
 
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HBO Max to launch in May 2020 for $14.99 a month

We're inching closer to the next stage of the streaming wars, with Apple TV+ launching this week and Disney+ later in the month. WarnerMedia has been slowly coming out with information on their own direct-to-consumer video streaming service...

 
 
 
 
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Adventure Time returns to HBO Max for short specials

I guess you can't keep a good dog down. In a surprise announcement, WarnerMedia Group has revealed that acclaimed animated show Aventure Time will be returning to HBO Max for a series of specials. Four new animated hour-long films will be p...

 
 
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Disney conjures up a new Hocus Pocus film for Disney+

Disney is looking to recapture the spooky magic of 1993's Hocus Pocus with a brand new entry for Disney+. The company announced plans, today, to take another crack at the whip for a film that has grown a significant cult following over the ...

 
 
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El Camino reminded me why I love Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad aired its final episode on September 29, 2013. Walter White's ascension (or was it a descent?) from mild-mannered chemistry teacher to ruthless criminal has cemented itself as a staple of contemporary pop culture, a teachable p...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 




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Dark Waters"The Incredible Hulk vs Systemic Pollution"

 

Daniel Isn't Real"Daniel is real good"

 

Runaways (Season 3)"Not much running in this one"

 

Red Handed"Snake dancin' and kidnappin'"

 

Queen & Slim"Ride or die"

 

The Good Liar"Liar, liar"

 

White Snake"This one won't fit in your boot!"

 

21 Bridges"We've crossed this one before"

 

Varda by Agnes"A life's work, a final chat"

 

Away"Shhh..."

 

Harley Quinn (Season 1)"No subheading I think of will be as funny as this show"

 

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood"A perfectly pleasant neighbor"

 

The Dwelling"The bed that doesn't eat"

 

Frozen 2"Thawing"

 

Ford v Ferrari"Car Wars"

 

10 Minutes Gone"Regrettably forgettable"

 

Recap: The Mandalorian (Season 1, Episode 1)"Star Wars, but with more shooting"

 

The Shed"It's actually about the vampire inside the shed"

 

Lady and the Tramp"Wait, this isn't a cash grab?"

 

Midway"戦争はつまらない"

 
 
 
 
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