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Notes on Streaming: GOOD OMENS Searches for Salvation

Michael Shannon and David Tennant star in Neil Gaiman's irreverent series.

JESSICA JONES Trailer: Season 2 Set for More Action, More Mystery, and More Alcohol

Netflix (unsurprisingly) had quite a hit with Jessica Jones, Marvel's most reluctant superhero who drowns her guilt and PTSD in endless shots of whiskey and casual sex. That is, when she's not a kick-ass private detective, a job that (barely)...

Michael Sheen And David Tennant to Star in Amazon's GOOD OMENS

In case you missed it yesterday, absolutely wondrous news has come that UK thespians Michael Sheen and David Tennant will be taking the lead in Amazon's adaptation of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's novel Good Omens.    The show is...

Destroy All Monsters: Consent And The Superhero In MARVEL'S JESSICA JONES

If the Marvel Netflix properties this year have demonstrated anything, it's that the movie series' perceived lack of bench-strength in the villain department might not be a matter of character, but rather of format. People like to pick on Lee...

MARVEL'S JESSICA JONES Trailer: This One Ain't About Heroes

After the success of Daredevil, Jessica Jones is the next offering from Marvel and Netflix in their "street-level" hero roster of shows.Premiering November 20 across all regions with Netflix, the show stars Krysten Ridder as a private investigator who was...

JESSICA JONES Teaser Doesn't Tease Very Much

For their second Marvel adaptation, Jessica Jones, Netflix has unveiled a first teaser that doesn't reveal much at all, which is a surprising strategy to take with a character who is far less familiar than Daredevil. When Netflix teased Daredevil, it...

David Tennant Will Villain It Up In Marvel And Netflix's JESSICA JONES

As Marvel Entertainment and Netflix jostle to dominate everything you will ever watch again there is some good news for you Whovians. THR is reporting that David Tennant, the tenth doctor from Doctor Who, will play the villain Zebediah Killgrave,...

DOCTOR WHO: THE DAY OF THE DOCTOR Aims For Fun And Excitement As The Show Gets Cinematic For Its 50th

I don't think I've ever had a moviegoing experience quite like watching the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who in the cinema. That's not to say it's the greatest thing ever, just that the atmosphere in the screening was really something...

Marvel's DAREDEVIL Gets CABIN IN THE WOODS Director; JESSICA JONES Gets TWILIGHT Writer

Marvel is reportedly in negotiations with key creative forces for two of their upcoming TV series that will be available via the Netflix streaming service starting in 2015. Daredevil, which revolves around a blind attorney who fights crime in New...

DOCTOR WHO: 40 Seconds Of Actual Footage From The 50th Anniversary Excites

With the 50th anniversary special of everyone's favorite time lord broadcasting worldwide November 23rd, it's damn well about time we actually got a look at the actual extended episode. And while showrunner Steven Moffat and his gang, along with the...

"Save The Day": DOCTOR WHO 50th Anniversary Teaser Hits

The 50th anniversary of BBC's seminal sci-fi series is fast approaching, with the special episode celebrating half a century of the mad man with a box broadcasting in most corners of the globe, November 23. So with that, a very...

Review: THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS Amuses and Delights, Gently

Peter Lord, co-founder of Aardman Animations, hasn't directed a feature film since he shared credit with Nick Park for Chicken Run a dozen years ago. Still, his influence can be felt throughout most everything the company has produced, as becomes...

The Second US Trailer For Aardman's PIRATES Quests For Sparkling Booty!

While this whole multiple titles / different trailers thing for Aardman's latest - known as The Pirates! Band of Misfits in the US and and The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists in the UK - strikes me as unnecessary...

Let's Go Plundering! New Trailer For Aardman's PIRATES!

God bless Sony Pictures Animation. Not only did they step in to support UK animation house Aardman when their deal with Dreamworks closed but they've embraced the very silly variety of Britishness that makes Aardman Aardman in the first place,...

UK Teaser For Aardman's THE PIRATES! Now With Added Singing!

It's a tale of two titles for Aardman Animation's upcoming stop-motion feature film The Pirates. Here in North America we get The Pirates! Band of Misfits! In the UK however, it's The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists! Because, you...

THE PIRATES! BAND OF MISFITS Trailer Lands Ashore!

Avast! The first trailer for Aardman Animations next claymation film The Pirates! Band of Misfits has arrived. Hugh Grant, starring in his first animated role, is the luxuriantly bearded Pirate Captain - a boundlessly enthusiastic, if somewhat less-than-successful, terror of the High...