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Wonka's Hugh Grant Oompa-Loompa Casting Controversy Explained

Despite being a potentially promising take on Roald Dahl's novel, Wonka has stirred some major controversies by casting Hugh Grant as an Oompa Loompa.

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DC Just Revealed The Flash Learned Nothing From Its $240m Disaster

The Flash taught Ezra Miller's Barry Allen the dangers of time travel, but the speedster continues to make the same mistakes in every medium.

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Godzilla Minus One: Story, Trailer & Everything We Know About The New Toho Godzilla Movie

Godzilla Minus One is the new Toho Godzilla movie hitting in 2023 and here is everything known about the movie, from the story and trailer to the cast

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Stephen King Had The Weirdest Criticism Of The Shawshank Redemption's Big Twist

Stephen King has often lauded The Shawshank Redemption movie, but the King of Horror seems to have one weird complaint about the movie's big twist.

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Loki (2021)
Loki Theory Explains A Confusing Marvel Multiverse Plothole

A theory for Loki season 2 helps explain a recent Marvel Multiverse plothole, one that includes Sony's Spider-Verse and its connection to the MCU.

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Who Voices Mirage In Transformers Rise of the Beasts

Mirage is among the leading characters of Transformers: Rise of the Beasts. Here's everything about which actor voices him and how he landed the role.

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The Lincoln Lawyer (2022)
Who Alex Grant Is In The Lincoln Lawyer Season 2 (& Why He’s Involved In The Bondurant Case)

Alex Grant is one of many new additions to The Lincoln Lawyer season 2, but who is his character and how is he involved in the Bondurant case?

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The Creator: Story Details, Trailer & Everything We Know

Led by John David Washington, The Creator promises to be an exciting sci-fi thriller. But what is the story and who else is in the cast?

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Why Scarlet Witch Couldn't Beat Thanos Despite Her Ridiculous Phase 4 Powers

Phase 4’s Scarlet Witch is one of the most powerful beings in the MCU, yet Wanda could not beat Thanos in either Avengers: Infinity War or Endgame.

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What Happened To Rose's Mother After Titanic (Did They Ever Reunite?)

Titanic covers what happens to Rose after the ship sinks, but the James Cameron-directed movie never reveals the fate of Rose’s mother, Ruth.

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Squid Game (2021)
Squid Game Can Still Fix Its Biggest Character Mistake (Despite Season 2's Disappointing Update)

Squid Game season 2 offered a disappointing cast update, but it’s not too late for the Netflix series to fix season 1’s biggest mistake.

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The Boys (2019)
After Superman, We Need Henry Cavill As The Boys' Version Of Wolverine

The Boys has a great comedic opportunity to poke fun at superhero movies by casting former Superman star Henry Cavill as its parody of Wolverine.

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Hijack (2023)
Hijack Season 2: Everything We Know About The Future Of Apple & Idris Elba's High Altitude Thriller

Idris Elba starred in the Apple TV+ streaming series, and here is all the info known about Hijack season 2 and its cast and story.

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1883 (2021)
1883 Ending Explained (& Future Yellowstone Shows Setup)

In 1883's bittersweet ending, the pioneers reach the end of their arduous journey, but the Yellowstone prequel spinoff finale has deeper meaning.

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Star Trek
Star Trek’s Biobed Medical Tech Explained

Star Trek's biobeds are an integral part of Starfleet medicine and have various functions designed to ensure the health and well-being of the crew.

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Pixar's Box Office Comeback Reveals Disney's Biggest Elemental Marketing Problem

The spectacular surge in Elemental's box office sales suggest that the Pixar film was initially failed by Disney's poor marketing decision.

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The Witcher (2019)
Why Yennefer Was So Much Weaker Than Lydia In The Witcher Season 3

The Witcher season 3 features a magical showdown between Yennefer and Lydia, in which Lydia displays an immense level of unknown power.

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1 Quote Shows Exactly Why The Snyderverse Doesn't Fit The DCU Reboot Plans

The DCU reboot has a fundamentally different foundation to the canceled Snyderverse, proving why the two cannot coexist in DC's future.

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Disney's New Alien Movie Is Restoring The Original's Scariest Trick (& An Underrated 2016 Horror Proves It)

Fede Álvarez's upcoming Alien movie for Disney is going back to the franchise's horror roots and will restore the original film's scariest trick.

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Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek Movie & Why It Didn’t Happen Explained

Quentin Tarantino's unmade gangster movie is one of the great Star Trek "What If?" questions - here's why Tarantino's Star Trek 4 never got made.