This Week’s Game-Changing Walking Dead Comic Marks the End of an Era

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The Walking Dead has been around for so long at this point—on screen and on comic book shelves—that you can almost count on one hand the remaining elements of the series that were there from the very beginning and are still enduring what came after the zombie apocalypse. But this week’s issue reveals one of those…

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AMC’s adaptation of Joe Hill’s NOS4A2 is NTG00D

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Joe Hill’s surreal and dreamlike NOS4A2 needed a Tim Burton sensibility, but it gets a Joel Schumacher one in the drab and lifeless AMC adaptation. It’s a story that includes a killer car, magical covered bridge, and a mythical place called Christmasland, but no one behind this show could figure out the right tone,…

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https://tv.avclub.com/amc-s-adaptation-of-joe-hill-s-nos4a2-is-ntg00d-1835130372

Netflix Comes Out Against Georgia’s Anti-Abortion Law, Other Studios Still Silent

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The third season of The Handmaid’s Tale may be a month away, but it already feels like it’s making headlines. More states have passed and signed legislation that makes it hard for women to get safe and legal abortions—including in Georgia, which has become a key state for the film industry. How are media companies…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/netflix-comes-out-against-georgias-anti-abortion-law-o-1835064620

It’s a Cold Day in Hell on The Walking Dead Season Finale

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After last week’s excellent “The Calm Before,” you might expect the season nine finale, titled “The Storm,” to bring the storm. It does, in the form of a massive blizzard the likes of which we have never seen on the show, which puts everyone in danger. But compared to last week’s shocker, “The Storm” was a low-key but…

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Tonight’s Walking Dead Was Shocking, Savage, and Utterly Spectacular

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Guys, I haven’t been this stunned by an episode of The Walking Dead in so long. I mean, I was pleasantly surprised when a zombie knifed Jesus, I’ve enjoyed the wackiness of the Whisperers and the Highwaymen, and I’ve loved the bizarre way Rick was taken off the show. But tonight’s episode was just fantastic—and it had…

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The Walking Dead’s Big Secret Has Been Revealed, and It’s a Doozy

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Ever since the seven-or-so-year time jump earlier this season, viewers of the venerable zombie series have wondered what the hell happened between Rick’s departure and the present that led to the breakdown between the various communities and turned Michonne from someone trying to honor Carl’s vision of hope into a…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-walking-deads-big-secret-has-been-revealed-and-its-1833301362