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Rick and Morty returns to Adult Swim on May 3

Late last night, Cartoon Network confirmed that Rick and Morty will be returning to Adult Swim on May 3, 2020. While easy to mistake this as a super cruel April Fool's joke, the network actually leaned into that angle with its marketing he...

 
 
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European viewers are really eager to watch The Mandalorian

For one reason or another, Disney delayed the launch of its streaming service in Europe until this month. While American viewers were digging into The Mandalorian and experiencing a western tinged slice of Star Wars, everyone across the pon...

 
 
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A superb trailer for season two of What We Do in the Shadows

Season two of the FX series What We do in the Shadows premieres next month, and the new trailer promises more vampiric hijinks. Rejoining the bloodthirsty roommates in their attempt to take over Staten Island (or at least expand beyon...

 
 
 
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Netflix's Lost in Space is getting a third, and final, season

Netflix has announced that its rebooted Lost in Space series will be getting a third, and final, season next year. The show was originally envisioned as a sort of trilogy and will be concluding the Robinson family's journey to Alpha Centau...

 
 
 
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America Ferrera announces departure from Superstore

The official Superstore Twitter account revealed yesterday that America Ferrera will be leaving the show at the end of the 5th (and current) season. The actress plays Amy, the lead character. There is currently no indication that the show w...

 
 
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Neopets is getting an animated series

If you didn't play Neopets growing up, can you really say you had a decent childhood? Well, now a blast from the early 2000s past is making a comeback in a rather unique way. Canadian Broadcaster Blue Ant Media announced that it has gained ...

 
 
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Jordan's Top 5 TV Shows of 2019

This is the time of year in which we look back at the year prior and think about the art and pop culture that left an impact on us. Many writers here at Flixist have written articles about our Top 5 Films of 2019 (myself included). I love f...

 
 
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Review: Awkwafina is Nora from Queens - Season One

Rapper/comedian turned actress Awkwafina has had quite the rise to fame. Starting from relative obscurity on YouTube in 2013, the star gained a following that eventually saw her transition away from her day job towards a career focused on e...

 
 
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Quentin Tarantino is bringing Bounty Law to television

One of the many storylines in Quentin Tarantino's Oscar-nominated Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood involved a show called Bounty Law, a western which starred Rick Dalton as Jake Cahill but played in real life by Leonardo DiCaprio....

 
 
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Hank Azaria basically confirms he's done voicing Apu

For more than three decades, actor Hank Azaria has been providing a multitude of voices for the hit Fox series The Simpsons. While most people didn't think much of him voicing an Indian character back in the 90s, some questions about the pr...

 
 
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HBO isn't bringing back Watchmen for a second season

All the fans will look up and shout "Season two!" and HBO will look down and whisper"No." Watchmen earned acclaim in its nine episode run last year, telling a new story elmental to the story thirty years prior. New characters mixed w...

 
 
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Psych: The Movie 2 and entire series headed to NBC's Peacock

Fans of the hit USA show Psych will be happy to learn that NBC's Peacock streaming service will become the exclusive digital home of the series this year. In addition to that, the long awaited Psych: The Movie 2 will premiere on the servic...

 
 
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Amazon passes on The Dark Tower series

Numerous reports across the web are confirming that Amazon has passed on adapting Stephen King's The Dark Tower into a series. In development for what seems like an eternity, Deadline is stating that the production company behind the projec...

 
 
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NBC might be reviving Quantum Leap for its streaming service

According to a report from /Film, NBC is looking to revive hit 90s show Quantum Leap for its upcoming streaming service. Jeff Bader, head of program planning and strategy for NBC, told the publication, "That's [Quantum Leap] one that I know...

 
 
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Disney has reportedly delayed the Hawkeye series

According to a report from Charles Murphy, Marvel Studios has put its Hawkeye Disney+ series on indefinite delay. Set to premiere in July of 2021, production has hit some kind of snag and Marvel is moving forward with other projects in the ...

 
 
 
 
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Disney has moved WandaVision's release date up to 2020

In a very odd and low key way, Disney has confirmed that MCU show WandaVision will now be premiering in 2020. Originally scheduled for sometime next year, an offhand Tweet from the official Disney+ account announced the news with a serious...

 
 
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Review: The Witcher - Season One

Mainstream media didn't start to take the fantasy genre seriously until Peter Jackson's highly acclaimed Lord of the Rings trilogy. After the massive success of the three films (which would, in turn, transform Hollywood production as we kno...

 
 
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Danger abounds in the final trailer for Lost in Space

Ah, space. That vast, expansive plane filled simultaneously with light and dark and everything unknown to mankind. We’ve put a man on the moon and sent a rover to Mars, though perhaps the biggest contribution space has made to the g...

 
 
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Reno 911 is coming back thanks to Quibi

Get ready for another season of cop shenanigans. In a deal between Comedy Central and streaming service Quibi, the mockumentary serial Reno 911 will be returning for a seventh season next year. Original series creators and stars Robert Ben ...

 
 
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Fox confirms BH90210 is the end of the series

In this modern era of reboots and remakes, it was no surprised that the "classic" 90s series Beverly Hills, 90210 got a reboot. More a tongue-in-cheek look at reboot culture, BH90210 released earlier this year to some decent critical recept...

 
 
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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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Dante's Inferno to be adapted into TV series

One of the most important pieces of literature in all of human history, Dante Alighieri's Inferno is getting a TV adaptation from Freeform Productions. The company announced the news today and confirmed that this latest iteration will be a ...

 
 
 
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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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Why Fleabag deserves its multiple Emmys

The 2019 Emmys "It's so wonderful and reassuring to know that a dirty, pervy, angry and messed-up woman can make it to the Emmys.” I’d warrant you’d be just as surprised as Phoebe Waller-Bridge if the crew of a no-ho...

 
 
 
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HBO Max lands a two-season revival of The Boondocks

Looks like actor John Witherspoon was right after all. WarnerMedia has announced that Aaron McGruder's legendary comedy series The Boondocks will be getting a two-season revival for HBO Max. The group has ordered two full seasons for a reim...

 
 
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Dating app Tinder to reportedly get a streaming series

According to a report from Variety, dating app Tinder is set to launch a "choose-your-own-adventure" styled streaming series next month. The series will be set before an impending apocalypse and will pose the question "Who would you spend y...

 
 
 
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Big Bang Theory finds a streaming home with HBO Max

The streaming wars have been getting intense. After Netflix announced it acquired the exclusive rights to stream Seinfeld yesterday, HBO has revealed it prevailed in the bidding war to acquire rights for The Big Bang Theory. A sitcom based ...

 
 
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Netflix acquires exclusive rights to stream Seinfeld

In a new report from the LA Times, Netflix has announced that it has acquired the exclusive global streaming rights to Seinfeld. One of NBC's most popular shows ever, this comes as a huge win for Netflix after losing the rights to both The ...

 
 
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Latest Watchmen trailer shows a world in ruin

Not even mere minutes after our editorial on Joker and Watchmen goes live does HBO upload a new trailer for its Watchmen series. Giving us a quick glimpse at the cult of Rorschach, it seems as if these domestic terrorists believe they trul...

 
 
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Stephen King's The Institute to be adapted for a mini-series

In a new report from Deadline, Spyglass Media Group has announced plans to adapt prolific author Stephen King's newest novel, The Institute, into a limited series. The creative team will be comprised of David E. Kelley and Jack Bender, two ...

 
 




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Slay the Dragon"A powerful piece on political activism and the impact an individual can have"

 

The Platform"As above, so below"

 

SXSW Critical Thinking"What's your next move?"

 

Bloodshot"A bloody mess (not the good kind)"

 

SXSW Drunk Bus"Going round in circles"

 

The Hunt"Not even the third most talked about movie of the year"

 

Never Rarely Sometimes Always"Necessary for our time"

 

Jurassic Thunder"Somehow worse than it looks"

 

Castlevania (Season 3)"WHERE'S GRANT???"

 

The Booksellers"The moment he croaks I'm on the phone with Sotheby's"

 

The Wild Goose Lake"Goose on the loose."

 

The Way Back"Can't find its way"

 

The Dark Red"Kidnapping babies and wasting time"

 

The Invisible Man"Nothing to see here"

 

Burden"Love conquers all...except boredom"

 

Verotika"'Your teets are looking at me!'"

 

Blood on Her Name"'That don't put the skin back on the cat'"

 

Dragon Quest: Your Story"Butchering a beloved classic"

 

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising"Yet I'm falling asleep"

 

Beanpole"Plant a seed and hope for the best"

 

Ride Your Wave"Love and water"

 

We"A deadly serious sex comedy"

 
 
 
 
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