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‘The Twilight Zone’ review: ‘The Comedian’ goes for grandeur

Twilight Zone

"The Twilight Zone" returns under the watchful eye of producer Jordan Peele and gets off to a somewhat solid start with the tale of a struggling comedian.

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Supertrash: ‘Supergirl’ 4.16 “The House of L”

This week on Supertrash Alyssa and Jen discuss episode 4.16 of Supergirl “House of L.” We capital L LOVED this …

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‘Umbrella Academy’ TV Talk: Podcast Review

The Hargreeves family dances each in their own seerate rooms.

If you still haven’t heard about it, the ‘Umbrella Academy‘ is a saving grace in terms of Netflix superhero TV …

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Hissing Contest: the ‘What We Do In The Shadows’ Review

Nadja and Laszio, two vampires in gothic attire, laughing maniacally.

Imagine being not being able to enjoy the sun, not crashing a party unless invited (which defeats the purpose) and …

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‘The Magicians’ Review: Margo’s Epic Quest

THE MAGICIANS -- "All That Hard, Glossy Armor"

In this week’s episode of The Magicians we meet the god Angus, The Monster remembers he had a sister, Zelda …

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‘Dumbo’ Review: Adorableness Over Substance

Disney's remake of Dumbo won't blow your mind but is cute enough to blow you over.

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Monomythic Screenwriting, Episode 10: Character (Part 2)

In this screenwriting lesson, we continue discussing characters. We talk about physical and personality attributes, how to make characters memorable, …

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‘Workin’ Moms’ Season One: Review

Jenny, Anne, Kate, and Frankie attend maternity class with their babies.

‘Workin’ Moms’ is the story about four women returning from maternity leave, and how they live their lives trying to …

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‘Deadly Class’ Review – Season Finale: Sink With California

Saya, pulls out her Samurai Blade across her face and strikes a fearsome pose.

Everything falls apart in Episode 10: Sink With California, the season finale of Syfy’s Deadly Class. Master Lin tries escaping the …

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‘The Magicians’ Review: Harriet Returns

On The Magicians this week we learn of a new sinister group called Serpent, Harriet makes a return from the …

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‘Dune’ Filming Begins


Filming of the highly anticipated reboot to the science-fiction classic Dune begins at long last. The Denis Villeneuve (Blade Runner …

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Monomythic Screenwriting, Episode 9: Character

The Avengers Assembling for Endgame

In this screenwriting lesson, I discuss character: What are the different character archetypes using the Monomythic structure, what the difference …

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