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Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken Can Give DreamWorks Its Own Godzilla

Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken's teases of a wider world and focus on youthful drama could make it the young adult version of the Godzilla franchise.

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War for the Nekron Is the Reboot Small Soldiers Deserves

Small Soldiers: War for the Nekron surprised audiences with an unexpected reboot of the movie, and it’s exactly what the series needs to revive it.

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Indiana Jones 5 Highlights the Importance of History to the Franchise

Dial of Destiny highlights why world history is such a critical element of the Indiana Jones films, from the MacGuffins in the series and beyond.

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Michael Keaton's Batman Needed One More Flash Scene To Justify a Major Story Change

The Flash has a lot of fun with Michael Keaton's Batman but there needed to be some more context in the story regarding his overall arc.

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The Amazing Story Behind Angela Lansbury's 'Beauty and the Beast'

"Beauty and the Beast" is an iconic Disney love song. But Dame Angela Lansbury almost didn't make it to the recording studio!

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How Elemental Sets up a Sequel

Disney Pixar's Elemental has Ember and Wade making a big decision at the end that sets them up for new adventures at home or away from Elemental City.

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If the DCU Doesn't Want Sasha Calle, Another Franchise Should Come Calling

Sasha Calle's Supergirl may not return after The Flash, but there's another massive blockbuster franchise home to DCEU stars that she could join.

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Jurassic World Missed Out on a Chilling and Deadly Dinosaur

Jurassic World featured many never-before-scene dinosaurs that amazed and terrified. But the movies missed out on one that was truly terrifying.

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Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny: What Happened to Indy's Son, Explained

Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny reveals the fate of Shia LaBeouf's unpopular character Mutt -- and it's a good choice with the film's themes.

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The Next Most Important Superman: Legacy Casting Isn't Lex Luthor

Superman: Legacy has a chance to finally put Jimmy Olsen in the cultural spotlight, and it all hinges on casting the right actor for the role.

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Dumbledore's First Wand Underwent a Last-Minute Change

Dumbledore had a unique wand before he carried the Elder Wand. But his first wand went through a surprise change behind-the-scenes.

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The Flash Is a Box Office Bomb - It's Time to End This Annoying Trend

The Flash isn't a hit at the box office, and its use of the now-tired Multiverse concept signals that the superhero movie trend needs to end.

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Who Is Beetee - And Who Played Him in The Hunger Games?

Beetee is one of the technical geniuses of The Hunger Games franchise. Here's how his character evolves over the course of the series.

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Bill Skarsgard Belongs in the DCU - But Not as a Villain

Bill Skarsgård is on the rumored shortlist for Lex Luthor in James Gunn's Superman: Legacy, but the DCU would be better off with him as a hero.

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Five Nights at Freddy's Rating Is the Movie's Most Important Decision

The long-awaited Five Nights at Freddy’s movie’s release is getting closer. So, fans are itching for a movie rating, which is a vital decision.

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The Flash Makes It Clear Who the DCU's Scarlet Speedster Should Be

As much as Barry Allen is loved by comic fans, it's time to pass the mantle to another Scarlet Speeder when the DCU takes a crack at the hero.

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Extraction 2's Biggest Plot Holes, Explained

Extraction 2 is a wild action movie filled with a lot of chaos and death. But as with many movies in this genre, there are just as many plot holes.

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Why Only Some Kree Are Blue in the MCU

The Kree are one of the most advanced species in the MCU. However, the reason why some are blue and some aren't has created problems for them.

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Superman Legacy Can Finally Center Rachel Brosnahan's Lois Lane in the DCU

Superman: Legacy has found its Clark Kent and Lois Lane. With Rachel Brosnahan stepping into the role of Lois Lane. It's time she gets some respect.

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Here's What Came Before the First Age of Middle-earth

Though the name might suggest it does, the First Age of Middle-earth doesn't actually mark the beginning of the timeline in Tolkien's universe