The 9 Weirdest, Dumbest, or Beautifully Baffling TV Pilots of 2019

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Every year, networks get ready for the fall season with a “hot” list of new television shows. Usually, the final lineups are culled from a slough of pilot episodes, spec scripts, and at least one person’s crushed hopes and dreams. Here are some of the weirdest ones we’ve spotted this year—along with whether you can…

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Legends of Tomorrow Truly Is the Greatest Show on Earth

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Come one, come all! DC’s Legends of Tomorrow is here to put on the event of a lifetime—one full of captivating creatures, devilish delights, and a musical number so powerful it could bring back the dead. Stay tuned for a cameo four seasons in the making, and a cliffhanger that promises what might be the show’s…

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Charmed Has Killed Every Nod to Its Namesake, and Is Much Better for It

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Charmed has closed the door on its first season, and the show as it started is not the one we ended up with. Nearly every plot point and Easter egg from the original Charmed is no more, and we’re left with the promise of a different and better series—one that’s less about rehashing things we loved (or loved to hate)…

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Supergirl’s Finale Suggests There Will Be a Very Prominent Zombie in Next Year’s Crisis

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Yes, I know you were all busy watching Game of Thrones shit the bed in the most glorious fashion last night. Yet, if you happened to tune into the CW the hour before Game of Thrones, you got a sincerely good conclusion to a season that ended up being one of the most entertaining seasons of supershows the CW has done.…

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The Riverdale Finale Spoiler Q&A: What The Hell Just Happened?

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Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, anyone and everyone: Let me officially welcome you to the great town of Riverdale, where we just got the exposition-dumping, poison-wielding mother of all season finales. Death cults, serial killers, organ harvesting, Archiebowl! If you’re still struggling to figure out what the…

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Unlike Game of Thrones, Supergirl Was Actually Good Last Night

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This will be shocking for some, but you can have an engaging, thoughtful, and compelling villainess without a third-act heel turn that gives the audience whiplash. So while Game of Thrones horrified some (in a good way) and appalled others (in a bad way), Supergirl—the other genre show screening on Sunday nights—was…

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Sabrina’s Set Designer Teases the World She Built for CW’s Batwoman

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It happened one night, in the woods. Set designer Lisa Soper was on location filming a scene from the second season of Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, when executive producer Sarah Schechter came up to her with an offer. Did she want to design the sets for the CW’s Batwoman pilot? To answer the question,…

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