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Why Does Everyone Hate 'Pixels'?

The new Chris Columbus directed Adam Sandler vehicle, an ode to arcade games of the 1980s called Pixels, has been released and the response has been pretty poor. 1,764 more words

Review

Did We Ever Know The Real Barney Stinson? - A Fan Theory

So How I Met Your Mother ended about a year ago and we’re still pissed off about it. It stands as one of the most disappointing television finales in history not only in the reveal but the way it was delivered. 969 more words

Tv

What the New 'Poltergeist' Movie is Really About

So they’ve remade Tope Hooper’s (or Steven Spielberg, depending on who you ask) classic horror Poltergeist. This will come as no shock to anyone who’s been alive for the past decade. 314 more words

Horror

'Mad Max' Has Given Us the Most Feminist Action Movie this Decade

I saw Mad Max: Fury Road the other day and it was FREAKING AMAZING. Miller has reminded us that visuals and story should go hand in hand in the cinematic medium, not separated through pages of dialogue. 853 more words

Movies

Why Did Joss Whedon Just Get Bullied Off Twitter?

I just got shouted in my office by someone who feels this article contained unmarked spoilers. So: Spoiler Warning for Age of Ultron.

It has to be said, for all the anti-cyberbullying rhetoric we see on Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook it doesn’t take much for a lynch mob to form over something as little as a misinterpreted slight. 1,862 more words

Geek Rant

Is 'Dr. Horrible' Joss Whedon's Masterpiece?

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is my all time favourite television series. Not only for the content but the way it reshaped the modern entertainment industry, blended and challenged genre tropes while remain accessible and helped take geekdom out of its mother’s basement through its cross-culture appeal. 1,018 more words

Random Geekness

Fan Impact from 'The Force Awakens' Teaser Trailer

You’ve probably watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser trailer like 88 times, there’s already all kinds of indepth analyses involving every pixel from those 88 seconds of geeky bliss like… 605 more words

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