The Age of Media Corporation Mega-Mergers Is Robbing Us of Bolder, Fresher Storytelling

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Disney isn’t just the first studio to have five pictures cross a billion dollars at the box office in a single year and it isn’t just the biggest film studio right now. It’s the biggest film studio in the history of Hollywood. While investors are likely very pleased with this fact, the company’s series of monster…

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We Just Have to Accept That The Handmaid’s Tale Is a Fantasy Show Now

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The season three finale of The Handmaid’s Tale is powerful and tense, but not for the reasons the show used to be powerful and tense. It’s changed from a dystopian nightmare to a revenge fantasy. This is the moment viewers have to decide if they’re going to stay and enjoy the ride, as it’s already been renewed for a

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The MCU’s Runaways and Cloak & Dagger Will Team Up in a Season 3 Crossover Episode

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Remember the good old days, when the disparate parts of the Marvel’s cinematic franchise featured nifty little crossovers between shows and movies that established the idea that they were all part of a shared universe, meaning that there was always potential for big, epic team-ups? Hulu’s Runaways remembers, and so…

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Runaways’ First Season 3 Teaser Offers a Grim Glimpse Into the Future

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While most everyone’s been paying attention to the Avengers’ world-saving exploits in Endgame, Marvel’s Runaways have been busy averting a Los Angeles-based apocalypse for two seasons now, and if it weren’t for them, the Earth would likely have already fallen to pieces. The show’s second season left its young heroes…

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The New Series From Rick and Morty’s Justin Roiland Looks Like Something Fans Will Adore

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It’s called Solar Opposites, it’s going to be on Hulu, and it doesn’t feature any characters who happen to be the smartest people in the universe. But the art style and the sly, snarky sense of humor definitely echo Rick and Morty, which means Solar Opposites should have zero trouble finding an audience when it debuts…

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