New Dark Phoenix Trailer Teases Jean Grey Becoming a God of Death and Rebith

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One of the big things that Simon Kinberg’s upcoming Dark Phoenix installment needs to get right in order to get out of X-Men: The Last Stand’s shadow is to make its take on Jean Grey’s turn to evil feel like a legitimately world-altering event. The story is, after all, one of the most important part of the X-Men’s…

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Our First Look at BBC’s His Dark Materials is Full of Tension and Great Costumes

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Sir Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials series is on its way to television, courtesy of BBC, in collaboration with HBO for American distribution. Now, the BBC has released the first official footage of the series, and while it’s light on details or, really, any fantasy, it’s got plenty of tension.

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James McAvoy Reprises His Role as Mr. Tumnus in a Bizarre Saturday Night Live Sketch

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Did you even know that Mr. Tumnus in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe was played by James McAvoy? I did not. It was one of his first big film roles, apparently, and it helped to cement his career. Now, he’s back playing the faun in a very strange sketch on Saturday Night Live.

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Glass Is a Frustrating, Unsatisfying Conclusion to the Unbreakable Saga

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Nineteen years ago, I saw M. Night Shyamalan’s Unbreakable and fell in love. To this day, it’s one of my favorite movies of all time. So, when I saw Split four months before release, the shocking revelation that it took place in the same universe was one of my most memorable theatrical experiences. I say these things…

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