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After ‘Endgame’: Where We Go From Here

In Featured, Industry Insights, Tyler Carlos by Amanda Valdovinos

– By Tyler Carlos – NOTE: MAJOR SPOILERS FOR AVENGERS: ENDGAME and the SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME TRAILER Well, after 11 years and 22 films, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is finally wrapping up its “Infinity Saga,” and believe me, it went out on a major high note. Avengers: Endgame is undeniably one of the greatest cinematic experiences of the 21st …

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How Shazam! and Aquaman Saved the DCEU

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– By Tyler Carlos – It sure has been a long road for the DCEU. Since Christopher Nolan’s trilogy masterpiece wrapped up in 2012, DC has been doing its best to keep up with the massive success of Marvel’s cinematic universe, but to no avail. No matter how far DC gets, Marvel always seems to get the best of them. …

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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

In Culture, Featured, Tyler Carlos by Amanda Valdovinos

– 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

In Culture, Featured, Tyler Carlos by Amanda Valdovinos

– 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 …