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IMAX theaters will only play the next 'Star Wars' movie for an entire month

The why of it, of course, makes perfect sense: "The Force Awakens" is perceived to be the rare, elu…

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How one mischievous cosplayer helped Deadpool become one of Marvel's most popular characters online

"I mess around with people. I try to stay in character," Piddy told Tech Insider via email. "It got…

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Duke University's incoming freshmen are speaking out against their award-winning summer reading selection

This year, the text is Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir "Fun Home,"  an award-winning autobiogr…

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Here all of the new characters you'll meet on 'The Walking Dead' spin-off

While "The Walking Dead" follows a motley crew of survivors and wanderers in search of safety, "Fea…

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This small company wants to be Marvel 2.0 - and they just might do it

"We're in a very fortunate situation," says Russel Brown, a former Marvel executive and Valiant's d…

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An early version of the 'Fantastic Four' script sounds way better than the movie we ended up with

Its plot, in summary, followed a young genius Reed Richards, who was recruited into a gov…

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Fans have a crazy theory that the Joker in 'Suicide Squad' may be a completely different character all together

2000's animated "Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker" - possibly the darkest Batman story ever …

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This man drew incredible images of Marvel superheroes on an Etch A Sketch

Christoph Brown has a very unique skill set - he is really, really good at drawing via Etch A Sketc…

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'Fantastic Four' is proof realism is killing superhero movies

Not long after the accident that turns the titular four young people into superhuman beings, three …

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Check out 10 gorgeous new photos from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

In addition to tantalizing details about all sorts of things - including villain Kylo Ren - Lucasfi…

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A group of fans want to build an exact replica of this famous 'Lord of the Rings' city, they just need about $3 billion

At the time this is being written, Realise Minas Tirith has raised £31,360 - quite a lot of money, …

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Here's how the 'Fantastic Four' cast looks compared to their comic-book counterparts

While "Ultimate Fantastic Four" was probably pitched as a radical reinvention, it really just ended…

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A leaked photo from the 'Captain America: Civil War' set shows off our first look at Black Panther

For the uninitiated, Black Panther is the alter ego of T'Challa, king of the fictional African nati…

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If all you stream is Netflix, you're missing out on a ton of amazing stuff

Most of the broadcast networks - Fox, NBC, ABC, and The CW (CBS is a bit more selective) still host…

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One way filmmakers prevented script leaks on the set of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Now, we're getting a few more details about "The Force Awakens" courtesy of a Fall movie blowout is…

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'Fantastic Four' could've been a groundbreaking superhero movie, instead it's a mess

If you've read any of the comics coverage I've written here, you might have figured out that I abso…

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Why Doctor Doom is an all-time great villain - even if the movies keep getting him wrong

One of the things that makes Doom such a great character is that he isn't straight-up maliciously e…

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'World of Warcraft' is getting a major addition 10 years after coming out

Expansions like "Legion" help keep these games alive, with new stories to experience and …

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These 8 moments are what made 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart' one of the most important shows on TV

What's remarkable about the moment that put "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" on the map is how pla…

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Fans are going crazy over Ryan Reynolds' raunchy 'Deadpool' trailer for one simple reason - it looks like they nailed it

The Deadpool Kelly and McGuiness depicted was a parody machine, lambasting every trope of action he…

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The first reviews of 'Fantastic Four' are out and they're not very good

"All of this takes at least an hour and it's build-up to...nothing at all. A sense of heaviness, gl…

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Why Deadpool is the Internet's favorite superhero

"It's definitely a double-edged sword," says Duggan. "I think there are people that dismiss Deadpoo…

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We asked a 'Shaft' comics writer about the new movie being turned into a comedy and he's not happy

"The challenge is always going to be getting people to look at things they are uncomfortable with,"…

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What the 'Mission: Impossible' movies can learn from the 'Fast & Furious' franchise

One of the miracles of modern cinema is how, four films in, the "Fast and Furious" franchise sudden…

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A pro wrestler is picking a bizarre fight with a comic book action star - and he just might get his wish

See, in the grand play-act that is the WWE, Stardust was formerly known as Cody Rhodes. But th…