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Year of the Spider: Why Spider-Man Had the Best 2018

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– By Tyler Carlos – (Spoilers Below for Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse and Avengers: Infinity War) *** “With great power comes great responsibility.” It seems like we’ve heard those words too many times to count since the first Spider-Man film was released in 2002. Since the release of that film, starring Toby Maguire, there have been a grand total of nine …

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5 Shows to Watch During the Christmas Break

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– By Tyler Carlos – It’s the most wonderful time of the year…unless you’re a TV fan. It’s an unfortunate truth that during the time of year when people have the most free time, pretty much every show on television goes on its mid-season hiatus. And what’s worse, the mid-season finales always end on a huge cliffhanger, giving their viewers …

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‘Fantastic Beasts’ and the Inconsistent Canon of the Wizarding World

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– By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below for both Fantastic Beasts movies and the Harry Potter series The Wizarding World just got a little bit bigger. After 2 years of waiting, the second installment of JK Rowling’s newest expansion of the Wizarding World has finally hit the big screen. Released on November 16, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald continues …

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Like Forcing a Puzzle Piece: Venom and the MCU

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– By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below With superhero mania still in full swing in Hollywood, it was only a matter of time until the world was reintroduced to one of the most iconic comic book characters – the parasitic symbiote Venom. After the trainwreck that was 2008’s Spider-Man 3, Sony announced in 2016 that a new Venom film was in the works …

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Why Animated Shows Like ‘Avatar’ and ‘The Dragon Prince’ Aren’t Just For Kids

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– By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below Traditionally, there has always been a hard line between television shows that are for adults and what television shows are for children, and we still see it everywhere in media today. Most television series aimed at grown-up audiences appear on the traditional networks, like ABC and NBC, or else subscription based television, such …

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Amazon’s ‘Jack Ryan’ – A Perfect Hero Makes for an Imperfect Show

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– By Tyler Carlos – Spoilers Below In 1984, writer Tom Clancy’s published his first novel titled “The Hunt for Red October.” In this novel, Clancy introduced the world to Jack Ryan, a former US Marine now working as an analyst, and occasional field operative, for the CIA. Since then, 15 other books have been released that continue to the …