It’s Scary Just How Bad Fred Savage and Howie Mandel’s Little Monsters Is

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At a certain point in life, you realize the movies you loved as a child don’t look the same through mature eyes. People who didn’t see those childhood favorites until later often think they’re terrible. The Goonies is a good example of a film that most people enjoy if they saw it when it came out, but people who saw…

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Doctor Who’s Newest Animated Adventure Is a Truly Brilliant Rejuvenation

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The fact that so much of Doctor Who’s early history is lost to time—97 episodes seemingly gone forever, thanks to the BBC’s program of archive junking throughout the ‘60s and ‘70s—has made every chance to see it recovered a monumental event. But it also gives us some blinders when it comes to how we remember these…

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Ralph Macchio Reflects on His Karate Kid Journey to Cobra Kai Season 2

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Cobra Kai is a sequel to a 35-year-old movie, released as a YouTube TV series, blending nostalgia with heart, parody, and action, starring actors most people hadn’t seen in decades. It had every single right to fail miserably. But, somehow, this follow-up to the ‘80s classic The Karate Kid was a hit, and one of its…

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So Will Smith Doesn’t Exactly *Sing* in Aladdin, But It Works

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When it comes to Aladdin songs, “Friend Like Me” is the showstopper. Sure “A Whole New World” is beautiful and “Prince Ali” is catchy, but it’s that big, intro song sung by the genie that sticks in your head the most. So when the lights went down at CinemaCon 2019 and “Friend Like Me” from Guy Ritchie’s upcoming

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The First Episodes of Jordan Peele’s Twilight Zone May Make You Cringe in Weird Ways

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With Us fever gripping the nation, the timing is perfect for Jordan Peele to launch his new spin on The Twilight Zone. It’s impossible to “review” the series based on its first two episodes (now available to watch on CBS All Access)—but there are some hints of what to expect from this anthology, and how it will speak…

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No Fooling: The First Episode of Jordan Peele’s The Twilight Zone Is Free on YouTube

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Submitted for the approval of the Midnight Society: Dying to see how Jordan Peele’s new The Twilight Zone series holds up? The first episode is now available for free on YouTube. It might be called “The Comedian,” and it might be debuting on April Fools Day, but the actual tale is anything but funny.

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Guillermo del Toro Explains the Difficulty of Adapting Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

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For generations, the book series Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark has haunted kids and adults alike. On name recognition alone, the Alvin Schwartz series seems like a perfect choice for a film adaptation. And yet, it’s not just one story, it’s lots of stories, which made that process more than a little difficult. io9…

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The Best Twilight Zone Trailer Yet Is Full of Stars

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It’s no secret just how incredible the cast is for the upcoming Twilight Zone reboot from Jordan Peele. But so far, we’ve had little idea as to what all those stars will be up to on the series—until now, with a brand new trailer showing many of the big names in the cast along with some very wild Twilight Zone

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