‘Merry Christmas, Will Byers’:The ‘Stranger Things’ & ‘Peanuts’ Mashup We Never Knew We Needed

Christmas time is here again, and so is Stranger Things. With season 2 blowing us away this Halloween, and who knows how long until the...
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Everything You Need To Know About: The League Of Gentlemen

Next month, as part of the 20th anniversary celebrations, the BBC will air 3 completely new episodes of its iconic comedy series, The League of...

Revisiting ‘Eerie, Indiana’ – The ‘Twin Peaks’ Of Your Childhood

What I'm about to say may shock you, and it certainly wont apply to all of you reading this, but as a child born...
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Good Grief, 10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’

Halloween wouldn't be Halloween without good ol' Charlie Brown and the Peanuts gang. For over half a century, the extremely round headed kid and...
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Masters Of The Universe: He-Man Does Not Have The Power, Even After 30 Years

Like many of you reading this, both male and female, He-Man and The Masters of the Universe was an integral part of my childhood....

When The Terminator Met Troma: How Schwarzenegger Almost Starred In A ‘Toxic Avenger’ Remake

There are so many remakes these days that it’s hard to keep track. I’m not necessarily saying that’s a bad thing either. Yeah sure,...
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Hey Bud-dy! 90’s Comedy ‘Encino Man’ Turns 25

Ya know...there really aren't enough caveman movies. Hollywood should probably do something about that. Even if they do, it's doubtful that anything will ever compare...
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Dark Crystal: A Guide To Jim Henson’s Fantasy Classic

This week it was announced that Netflix would be reviving Jim Henson's 1982 fantasy classic The Dark Crystal, as a 10-part prequel TV series titled The...
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Move Over Jack Sparrow, Captain Ron Is The Real Pirate Of The Caribbean

This weekend sees the release of yet another Pirates of the Caribbean movie, ‘Dead Men Tell No Tales’. Without question, and despite a terrible...
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Horror In Obscura: Godzilla 1985

Godzilla awoke from a nine year slumber in 1984 for a film that would result in the birth of a revived franchise that would...
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10 Years ago, Johnny Blaze rode for the Devil in Ghost Rider (2007)

In 2008, Marvel began its cinematic takeover with Iron Man, the first film of the all-powerful MCU and one of the greatest superhero films...
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Still the Ultimate Buddy Cop Film, Hot Fuzz (2007) Turns 10!

One of the biggest dangers when mixing certain genres in film is that it’s almost impossible to strike the perfect balance between them. When...

Celebrating 31 Years of the ‘Legend of Zelda’ Franchise

Anyone that knows me, knows that I have a large soft spot for an endless story of a little boy and his quest to...

First 25 Monsters of Kyōryū Sentai Zyuranger/Mighty Morphin’ Power Rangers

The internet is having itself quite the fuss over the new Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers movie due out later this year. Fans are arguing...
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Today in Geek History: ThunderCats TV Show Turns 32!

Thunder. Thunder. ThunderCats are oooooooooold! That’s right, it’s time to start feeling your age folks, as today marks 32 years since the show first...
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The Running Man Turns 30: Revisiting America’s Deadliest Game Show

The Running Man, Paul Michael Glaser's adaptation of the Richard Bachman (Stephen King) novel, turns 30 years old this year! To honor this iconic...
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Rik Mayall Reads ‘George’s Marvelous Medicine’ 30 Years Ago Today

It's hard to imagine a Roald Dahl story being read aloud without hearing Rik Mayall and his inimitable voice barking out the words. It's...

Romeo + Juliet (1996): Revisiting the Star-Crossed Lovers 20 Years Later

Baz Luhrmann stole (and possibly shattered) our hearts 20 years ago with his version of Romeo + Juliet.  Such a tragically beautiful film all around...
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Revisiting ‘The Simpsons Roasting On An Open Fire’ 28 Years Later

It’s hard to remember a time when The Simpsons wasn’t on television. Currently in its 28th season, the show has seen us all through...

Revisiting The Star Wars Holiday Special (So You Don’t Have To)

You’ve just got through making one of the most brilliant science fiction films of all time. Sure, you’ve not even come close to experiencing...