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These big budget shows slated for 2019 and 2020 are your new fantasy fix.
Despite its atrocious ending and all the controversy that surrounded the series finale, Game of Thrones (GOT) was a monumental body of work that proved it was possible to adapt and execute a quality fantasy series good enough to satisfy its fans ...
 
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Kevin Maher picks the ten seminal (sorry) films about sex.
Welcome to a countdown of the greatest sex films ever made about the small but preoccupying part of the human experience known as sex—from coming-of-age lesbian dramas to gritty portrayals of sex addiction to, erm, loincloths.Put simply: these are the sex movies with ...
 
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Unholy takes on holy traditions.
It doesn’t take much to anger the religious sector, especially when you take their sacred scriptures and “adapt” them to the small screen. Playing with people’s beliefs for entertainment’s sake is a surefire way of pissing people off and testing the limits ...
 
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The actor is in talks to star in the live-action Little Mermaid remake
While your childhood may have been haunted by the laughter of Gaston or the snarl of Jafar, chances are that The Little Mermaid's King Triton was not high on your list of Disney villains. Which is what makes the rumour that Disney's forthcoming live-action ...
 
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"There was that kind of weird feeling of, ‘What the hell? We worked so hard.'"
Game of Thrones’ final season divided fans, and those who weren’t onboard with the way things shook out for Jon Snow, Arya Stark, and Westeros’ other heroes didn’t keep quiet about it. Millions signed a petition asking to have the season remade, others Google bombed ...
 
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It's broken down into a 22-step structure.
Although Pixar is not one of the most prolific studios in Hollywood (it only produces one movie per year), when it does make a movie, it's almost always a masterpiece. For one thing, Pixar has mastered the eternally complex and tedious art of ...
 
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Bill Hader, Jessica Chastain, and James McAvoy reunite to kick the clown's ass back to hell once and for all.
Clowns can be scary as hell. But the IT franchise has shown that, when clowns become wet, somehow, they become even more terrifying. And in the new trailer for Andy Muschietti's IT Chapter Two, Pennywise is wetter and wilder than ever. God help us all.The previous ...
 
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A lot of classic kids movies have pretty regressive messaging around class.
The hyenas in the original Lion King were decidedly among the bad guys, but they had some unusual motivations: they aligned with archvillain Scar in hopes of landing a good meal. “We’ll have food, lots of food,” they sang eagerly, “We repeat, endless meat.”It’s ...
 
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Rogue One and Solo were both marred by production issues.
The Star Wars franchise does not have a fantastic record when it comes to movies with reshoots. Both Solo and Rogue One were the subjects of massive reshoots before being unveiled to largely mediocre or downright terrible critical reception. Now, Wired, and a number of other trusted entertainment sites, are reporting on rumors ...
 
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She'll apparently play a young MI6 agent who takes on the iconic code number.
Bond 25 will reportedly be Daniel Craig’s last outing as the iconic MI6 agent, and there’s no word yet on who will be the next actor to play the character. But a new report suggests the upcoming film will show that the 007 ...
 
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That's a lot of kingdoms.
We've had precious little to go on regarding the Game of Thrones prequel spin-off. Sure, the cast list's out there and we know it'll dig into the Stark family mythos, but until now the main discussion has been about whether the Targaryens will be there in full ...
 
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They are also her most rigorous critics.
Maya Hawke has a bright future ahead of her, especially now that critics are praising her breakout role as Robin in Stranger Things 3. But no one is prouder than her A-lister parents Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman. In Stranger Things 3, ...
 
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Here's everything you need to know about HBO's first prequel that's currently filming.
Though we might never know the ultimate fate of Jon Snow, or where Drogon brought Daenerys' body, HBO's exploration of Westeros isn't over, what with the production of a Game of Thrones prequel. The coming years could bring as many as three prequels, according to ...
 
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Google 'bad writers'.
David Benioff and DB Weiss have been targeted by a Reddit vendetta.Just when you thought the murder rate in Westeros was set to drop precipitously, it looks like we've got another set of bodies on our hands. The names: David Benioff and ...
 
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Chernobyl shows the merits of a one season wonder, while Big Little Lies is back for a second installment
The difficult task of following up a beloved first season has been a theme in television in 2019, with Fleabag, Big Little Lies and Killing Eve all rising to the occasion.Other reasons to forsake our social lives have come in the form of shows focusing on real ...
 
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Including Ava DuVernay's Central Park Five dramatisation and trippy animation 'Tuca & Bertie'
Netflix's ambition to be the world's foremost purveyor of Good Content shows no sign of slowing, with the company's spending on original programming set to hit $17.8 billion by 2020.It's an investment that seems to be paying off too, with television series such ...
 
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A swift primer on what to expect from the six added minutes of deleted scenes and "surprises"
The rerelease of Avengers: Endgame is, depending on your point of view, a nice little thank you to the fans for making the whole franchise the globe-gobbling behemoth that it is, or a fairly naked attempt to bounce the film past Avatar as the biggest box ...
 
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The author also shared his thoughts about "toxic" internet fandoms.
Anyone who’s ever completed a successful project knows the fear that their followup won’t be a hit. But few of us will ever work on anything that’s quite as popular as Game of Thrones—and author George R.R. Martin is well aware that the ...
 
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No word on whether DiCaprio will pop in for a cameo though
Time-hopping and what-iffing are a bit of a theme in Danny Boyle's films, and rarely more so than in the Beatles-free world of his new one Yesterday. However, while doing the promo rounds for that, Boyle mentioned that his 2000 film The Beach, which ...
 
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It looks like the Mind Flayer isn't done with Hawkins yet.
The first trailer for the 1985-set third season of Netflix’s Stranger Thingslet fans get hyped on '80s nostalgia, with its glimpses of boomboxes, spandex-heavy aerobic classes, and fanny packs—back when people used to wear them around their waists. But with the release of the final ...
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