Articles tagged fantasy

Game of Thrones: Season 6, Episode 9 - “Battle of the Bastards”

"Battle of the Bastards" may have satisfied the age-old bloodlust for war; unfortunately, it did so through the more recent tradition of dramatizing, aestheticizing, and making war cool.

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Preacher: Season 1, Episode 4 - “Monster Swamp”

Battle lines come into focus, as Preacher continues its weird and wild ride.

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‘The Hunger Games’: The Writer’s Cut Really Is Better (Sponsored Article)

Even if you've seen The Hunger Games films dozens of times, the books will reveal character complexities that were left out of the film adaptations.

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‘Warcraft’? More Like ‘Snore-craft’ or ‘Bore-craft’

Whatever intrigue the source contains is diluted by a desire to pander to an eager international demo.

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Game of Thrones: Season 6, Episode 7 - “The Broken Man”

The seventh episode of Game of Thrones season six featured the return of two of the show's most curious and charismatic characters.

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Preacher: Season 1, Episode 2 - “See”

Jesse begins to come to terms with his new-found powers in a rambunctious second episode.

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‘X-men: Apocalypse’ Makes for a Strong and Fit Finalé

The evolution of superhero movies helps put X-men at the top of the food chain.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 23 - “Alpha and Omega”

There were some sparks of life in the season finale, but did anything really happen?

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Once Upon a Time: Episodes 22/23 - “Only You”/“An Untold Story”

Henry sets out to destroy all magic, but finds that's not so easy.

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Art Decadence in ‘L’inhumaine’

Smart, sharp and fashionably ahead of its time, L’inhumaine hangs in an aesthetic balance between the cerebral pretensions of a popular literary novel and the continental-chic of a glamour magazine.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’: Again With the End of the World

You've seen the end of the world, you've seen it more than once. It's loud and it's large. And it's not new.

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Preacher: Season 1, Episode 1 - “Pilot”

Preacher's pilot may have more moving parts than most pilots these days, but it's supremely confident in its own specific vision.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 22 - “We Happy Few”

The show serves up an Avengers-esque character round-up, but the plot is powerless.

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18 May 2016 // 10:30 AM

Cannes 2016: ‘The Handmaiden’ + ‘The BFG’

Fantasy is at the heart of two adaptations of famous books screened at Cannes this week, Steven Spielberg's The BFG and Park Chan-wook’s Agassi (The Handmaiden).

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 21 - “All in the Family”

As the season 11 finale looms, Supernatural seems to be subtextually analyzing its relationship with its fans.

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Game of Thrones: Season 6, Episodes 2 and 3 - “Home” and “Oathbreaker”

Seconds chances -- resurrection and return -- abound in the early machinations of the sixth season.

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‘Nebula Awards Showcase 2016’ Will Make Your Toes Curl

Experienced sci-fi readers have seen enough hentai to know where Nebula Awards Showcase 2016 is going.

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Shaggy Dog-Days Tales in ‘Arabian Nights’

Arabian Nights is Miguel Gomes' portrait of contemporary Portugal, refracted through escapist fantasy.

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 20 - “Don’t Call Me Shurley”

"Don't Call Me Shurley" offers significant plot developments coupled with a huge reveal, so why wasn't it a better episode?

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Supernatural: Season 11, Episode 19 - “The Chitters”

Another stand-alone episode, but there's still plenty to discuss in the Supernatural world.

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Paul McCartney: Pure McCartney (take 2)

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"Pure McCartney really is a compilation for those wanted to dip their toes in wading pool instead of jumping waterfalls.

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