Book Review: The Art and Making of Penny Dreadful

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PENNY DREADFUL is a psychological thriller that weaves together classic horror origin stories into adult drama. The Showtime TV series was created by John Logan and executive produced by Logan and Sam Mendes and stars Josh Hartnett (Sin City), Eva Green (Casino Royale), Billie Piper (Doctor Who) and Timothy Dalton (License to Kill). While I’ve

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Jared Leto as The Joker in First Picture from SUICIDE SQUAD

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Well this is certainly a clearer shot of Jared Leto as The Joker compared to his fuzzy nod to Alan Moore’s The Killing Joke. We finally get to see the complete look as David Ayer just tweeted the very first Suicide Squad image of Leto in full costume as The Joker. This is a pretty

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Witness the Birth of The Vision in a New AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON Clip

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Marvel has wisely kept Paul Bettany‘s The Vision under wraps in most of the marketing we’ve seen; beyond his poster appearances and a few quick shots in trailers we’ve yet to really see what the character can do. There’s still time for them to ruin it however if they show too much (enough with the

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What’s New on Netflix: May 2015

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In May we will see almost 60 titles leave Netflix, but nearly 60 titles are being added. One of the big warnings I will heed is that you’ve got until May 5 to watch Skyfall, so get on that. The Netflix original Grace & Frankie makes its debut on May 8 and stars Jane Fonda,

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First PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN 5 Image Starring Johnny Depp

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, the fifth in the series, stars Johnny Depp as Captain Jack Sparrow. If you’re a fan of the series I can’t imagine you care what the plot might entail but let’s look at it anyway. Also, Jerry Bruckheimer decided to tweet a photo from the movie.

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Full House Returns with FULLER HOUSE Season Order at Netflix

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Something is happening on TV and I’m not sure if it’s a good thing or a bad thing. The X-Files is returning (great), Coach is coming back (hmmm), and now Full House is getting fuller with a season order on Netflix. Are we at the point where we can’t come up with TV ideas? What’s

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First Posters for BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE

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We are just under a year away from the release of Zack Snyder’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and already we have seen the trailer (above) and now the first posters have arrived. The marketing is already starting for what should be a highly profitable movie for the DCU. I wonder if this is

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The New JURASSIC WORLD Trailer, Now With Even More Exposition

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The latest trailer for Jurassic World gets heavy on the exposition (of course) and Chris Pratt, the audience’s boyfriend, is so laid back and charming he makes the uptight business woman look like Cruella de Vil. I suspect if it was an overweight slob saying the same dialogue here at the introduction to the trailer, people wouldn’t

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STAR WARS: ROGUE ONE Synopsis and Timeline Revealed

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Yesterday at the Star Wars Celebration, Producer Kathleen Kennedy, Lucasfilm’s vice president of development Kiri Hart, and director Gareth Edwards discussed new details on the film, and even debuted the official synopsis for the upcoming “anthology” film Star Wars: Rogue One. So far we know that the film stars Felicity Jones as a rebel soldier

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