Learn More About Fast Color’s Family of Creative Superheroines in This Exclusive Clip

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Julia Hart’s Fast Color is unique amongst the vast majority of recent superhero movies because it tells the story of three generations of black women who all share metahuman abilities which allow them to create strange and powerful things. While most cape films focus on spectacles of destruction, Fast Color instead…

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You’ll Spare No Expense for This Comic-Con Exclusive Jurassic Park John Hammond Figure

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It’s not terribly surprising that there’s only been a handful of Jurassic Park John Hammond action figures to date. When it comes to old men with lots of money, Tony Stark gets most of the attention. But 26 years after Jurassic Park stomped through theaters, Mattel is blessing us with a truly excellent Hammond figure

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False Memories Haunt a Desperate Woman in This Excerpt From Blake Crouch’s Sci-Fi Thriller Recursion

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Author Blake Crouch specializes in page-turners. He wrote the Wayward Pines trilogy that spawned the mystery series produced by M. Night Shyamalan, the novellas that inspired Michelle Dockery’s con-artist tale Good Behavior, and recent sci-fi thriller Dark Matter. He’s back with another fast-paced sci-fi…

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Get to Know Magic’s Most Famous Fire Mage in These Brand New Cards

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Over the years, Magic: The Gathering has slowly built up a whole host of characters in its lore—most notably the Planeswalkers, the spellslinging heroes and villains that represent some of the most powerful magic users in Magic’s entire multiverse. Now, with a new show on the way, you should probably get to know them…

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Exclusive: The Global Forecast Calls for Zombie Mayhem in This DCeased Preview

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In DC Comics’ DCeased—from writer Tom Taylor and a cavalcade of artists including Trevor Hairsine, Stefano Gaudiano, Rain Beredo, and Saida Temofonte—the world’s villains and heroes alike are taken by surprise when an Apokolips-borne techno-organic virus makes its way to Earth and quickly begins transforming people…

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How the Pokémon Games (and Even Avengers: Infinity War) Influenced Detective Pikachu’s Wild Climax

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Detective Pikachu is already a pretty weird movie—it’s a noir film for kids starring outlandish creatures, one of which wears an incredibly adorable deerstalker hat. But it takes an even weirder turn for its climactic third act. A turn that required VFX studio MCP to explore not only the games for inspiration, but…

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The Venture Bros. Creators Ponder Nerdiness and Share a Deleted Scene From Season 7

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Season seven of The Venture Bros. wrapped up in October, but fans of the cult favorite show—who’re accustomed to many, many months between seasons—will find the Blu-ray and DVD, out June 4, worth the wait. All 10 episodes have commentary from creators Doc Hammer and Jackson Publick, plus there’ll be deleted and…

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