Andor Was Ready to Drop Star Wars’ First F-Bomb

Andor Was Ready to Drop Star Wars’ First F-Bomb

Screenshot: Lucasfilm One thing that always confused me about Andor was why Fiona Shaw—a Shakespearean actor extraordinaire and multiple award-winning star of stage, screen, and TV—would have accepted the small, muted role of Maarva Andor, Cassian’s adoptive mother. That is, until I saw the series finale, where Shaw’s massive talents were put to perfect use—well, … Read more

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Movie: The Retro Review

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Movie: The Retro Review

Screenshot: Lucasfilm So much has happened to the Star Wars franchise in the last 14 years that it can be difficult to remember that the new canon actually began with Dave Filoni’s Clone Wars cartoon. It was retroactively added into Disney’s new Star Wars stories by virtue of being a pretty good show helmed by … Read more

Earthspark’s Post Gen-1 Setting Is a Great Twist

Earthspark’s Post Gen-1 Setting Is a Great Twist

Screenshot: Paramount The new Transformers animated series, Earthspark, is doing a lot of things that might make dyed-in-the-wool fans wary at first. It’s a family show, in that its primary focus is on its robotic heroes as they sit hand-in-hand with two young kids and their parents. It’s also not about Autobot/Decepticon conflict, in so … Read more

Chris Hemsworth Says Things Need to Change for Return

Chris Hemsworth Says Things Need to Change for Return

Image: Marvel Studios Chad Stahleski talks about the influences on John Wick 4. Get a new look at HBO’s The Last of Us. Plus, a look at what’s coming in Doom Patrol’s fourth season, and new pictures from the Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special. Spoilers, now! Devil Inside Bloody-Disgusting reports Caitlin Stasey (Smile), Ryan … Read more

Details About the Unused Alternate Ending

Details About the Unused Alternate Ending

Rick and Michonne’s son had a bigger part to play in another ending.Image: AMC Did you hear? The Walking Dead, one of our generation’s defining television shows, ended this past weekend. Besides wrapping up as many core stories as it could, the big reveal was something our own Rob Bricken described as “all that anyone … Read more

Rest in Peace s11 ep24

Rest in Peace s11 ep24

Photo: Jace Downs/AMC Friends, zombies, countrymen, lend me your ears! I have come to bury The Walking Dead, not to praise it. I haven’t come to trash-talk it either, actually. But it feels important to note that the zombified version of TWD that has been shambling around our TV screens for years has had its … Read more

Animated Movie Gets Trailer, 2023 Date

Animated Movie Gets Trailer, 2023 Date

Image: Warner Bros./DC Comics While Warner Bros. has spent the last decade plus trying to whip DC Comics movies into some form of coherence in live action, its animated movie output has generally remained consistent. The 2010s saw over a dozen movies based on or inspired by the New 52 line of comics, and later … Read more

Chris Hemsworth Talks Brief Acting Retirement and Thor’s Future

Chris Hemsworth Talks Brief Acting Retirement and Thor’s Future

Image: Marvel Studios The Marvel Cinematic Universe has managed to catapult several actors to stardom, and Chris Hemsworth is one of its best poster boys. Previously best known for playing Kirk’s dad in the opening minutes of Star Trek’s 2009 reboot, the first Thor movie from 2011 supercharged his career like a bolt of lightning, … Read more

There Won’t Be 4 Batmans, Says Warner Bros CEO

There Won’t Be 4 Batmans, Says Warner Bros CEO

All three of these guys are in upcoming movies. Or are they?Image: Warner Bros. It’s true. The hierarchy of power in the DC universe is about to change. But it won’t be Black Adam doing the changing—it’s Warner Bros. Discovery CEO David Zaslav. At a recent event, he described the future of DC Films as … Read more