9 Geeky and Occasionally Romantic Movies to Stream on Valentine’s Day

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It’s the most romantic season—but it’s also go-for-broke tax time, and your well-worn DVDs of The Princess Bride and Shaun of the Dead could use a rest. Fear not, nerds! We’ve scoured the three big streaming services to find sweet (and not-so-sweet) genre picks perfect for Valentine’s Day viewing.

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Hulu Is Experimenting With a Charmin Bear Chilling on Your Pause Screen

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If there’s one thing consistent in this world, it’s how companies are always finding new and creative ways to shove ads in your face. Hulu’s latest experiment involves a less abrasive strategy than the usual video ad break—it’s going to place static banner ads on the screen when you pause your video starting in the…

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The Handmaid’s Tale Season 3 Adds Guest Stars and a Rallying Cry: ‘Blessed Be the Fight’

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We still don’t know exactly when June will have to answer for that big decision she made in The Handmaid’s Tale season two finale, but we do have some new details on season three, including a couple of big guest stars: Christopher Meloni (Happy!) and Elizabeth Reaser (The Haunting of Hill House).

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io9’s Ultimate Guide to 2019’s Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Superhero TV

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And you thought there were a lot of movies coming out this year? Get ready to never leave your couch in 2019, because the amount of TV you’re going to want to watch is truly staggering. Here’s our mega-giant list of sci-fi, fantasy, and superhero shows we’re most looking forward to, with the standard caveat that any…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/io9s-ultimate-guide-to-2019s-sci-fi-fantasy-and-super-1831462069

Runaways’ Creators on Why a Surprising Marvel Character Appears so Soon and Plans for Season 3

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Because the original run of Marvel Comics’ Runaways was relatively short compared to many other series, Joshua Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, the co-creators of Hulu’s live-action adaptation, have been very deliberate about not rushing through the show’s plot in favor of taking time to build out its characters and the…

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