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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 12 - “Don’t You Forget About Me”

In another stand-alone episode, there's a lot of teen drama and some surprises, but not much potential.

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The Magicians: Season 1, Episode 3 - “Consequences of Advanced Spellcasting”

Stella Maeve's performance is the bright spot in an episode that suffers from the same issues as the pilot.

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Takashi Murakami’s ‘Jellyfish Eyes’ Smacks of Derivative Pastiche

Famed Japanese contemporary artist Takashi Murakami earnestly attempts to translate his innovative Superflat aesthetic to the world of film.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 11 - “Into the Mystic”

The show continues its comeback with one of the best episodes of the season.

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The Magicians: Season 1, Episode 2 - “The Source of Magic”

With all the introductory stuff out of the way, The Magicians' second episode is a vast improvement on the pilot.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 10 - “The Devil in the Details”

The show returns from winter vacation with an episode that was well worth the wait.

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The Magicians: Season 1, Episode 1 - “Unauthorized Magic”

Good ideas and great effects are marred by poor narrative execution in the pilot episode of SyFy's latest offering.

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What Happens After Happily Ever After?

Whimsical, poignant, and unmistakably magical, The 10th Kingdom has a grand scale yet an intimate and relatable story that is enchanting for viewers of all ages.

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‘Steven Universe’: Cartoon Network’s Avant-Garde Animation

Steven Universe's brightly colored world offers nuanced characters and complex plots by doing everything "wrong" by the outmoded standards of typical animated programs.

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‘Supernatural’ Resolutions for 2016

A semi-controversial list of suggestions to improve Supernatural's eleventh season in the new year.

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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Is a Fun But Shamelessly Pandering Cash Grab

J.J. Abrams’s sleek, feverishly hyped Episode Seven injects the moribund series with humor and humanity, but relies too much on remixed bits from the original trilogy.

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This ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ Falls Short as a Tall Tale

The last (and least) of Gene Kelly's experiments with animation.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 9 -“O Brother, Where Are Thou?”

The waiting is the hardest part; the mid-season finale shows us a lot of talking before it finally gives us something to talk about.

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Once Upon a Time: Season 5, Episode 11 - “Swan Song”

In "Swan Song", we delve into Killian's childhood past, confront all the Dark Ones who ever were, and prepare for a journey to the underworld.

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Critereon’s ‘Kwaidan’ Set Provides Four Masterful Tales of the Uncanny

Masaki Kobayashi’s masterpiece, Kwaidan, exists on the boundary between the living and the spirit worlds.

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Richard Elfman’s Cult Masterpiece Gets a New Lease on Life Ahead of the Imminent Sequel

Released in 1980, this absurd musical comedy would influence a decade of absurdist flirting film and television despite being met with almost universal revulsion.

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‘Mystery Science Theater, Volume XXXIV’ and AIP Make a Perfect Match

The latest Mystery Science Theater 3000 release offers an excellent, if snarky, tribute to the late, not-so-great American International Pictures studio.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 8 - “Just My Imagination”

The show spins its wheels and goes just a little too far with its bloodbath.

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Once Upon a Time: Season 5, Episode 10 - “Broken Heart”

Hook isn't dealing well with his new dark powers; Gold isn't dealing all that well with his new good side.

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3 Dec 2015 // 2:10 AM

A Man, a Plan, a Manimal

Considered one of the worst things to ever hit the television waves in 1983, Manimal doesn't look so bad in 2015. Really.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 12 - "Don't You Forget About Me"

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"In another stand-alone episode, there's a lot of teen drama and some surprises, but not much potential.

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