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10 Things the Divergent Series Got Wrong

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This post was written by Guest Contributor Rhydnara I read Divergent when I was in a really weird place in my life. At the time, I was in a serious relationship in which I was crazy in love, but he wasn’t. I knew I had to break it off, but couldn’t bring myself to make ...

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Who’s the Rightful Heir to the Iron Throne?

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Warning: contains very VERY large spoilers I was raised on English court drama. I could recite all six of Henry VIII’s wives by the time I was ten, and I can list every British king from William the Conqueror to James I from memory. In other words, keeping track of all of the noble families ...

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What is Canon, Anyway?

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Recently, I re-read The Lord of the Rings trilogy. It’s been 13 years since I last read them. I initially had a plan to re-read them every ten years, but back in 2011 I had a hard time getting into them (I’ll get into why later). As I was reading Fellowship this time around, I ...

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Judge Dredd: Superfiend Review

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2012 saw the release of Dredd, an excellent motion picture version of the comic book series Judge Dredd. Karl Urban took the reigns of the justice dispenser himself, and he fit the role perfectly. The entire film generally felt like it was crafted with love and care, accurately representing what the fans wanted after the ...

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Holy Oneupsmanship, Batman! Warner Bros. Announces Its Superhero Slate

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I’m sorry, Marvel, but I think you brought this upon yourselves. A day or two ago, it was revealed that Robert Downey, Jr. (Iron Man himself) was in final stages of negotiation to appear in the highly anticipated Captain America III, in what appears to be a cinematic retelling of the Civil War storyline. This ...

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Son of Batman Blu-ray Review

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Before I start the review, I just wanted to apologize for not having posted this review sooner. I started writing it when the film was released, but as you might’ve noticed, I haven’t really been writing much for the site due to a pretty busy work schedule. However, things should be getting back on schedule ...

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Raptor’s Recall: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

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Marvel Studios could now arguably be known as “the happiest place on Earth.” That’s not a reference to Disney buying them out, but a reference to the tremendous product Marvel has continuously put onto the silver screen that make general audiences cheer and hardcore, sweaty nerds squeal like school girls. From Iron Man, to Thor, ...

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Raptor’s Recall: San Diego Comic-Con 2014 (Part 2)

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Another day and we’re back with even more news from San Diego Comic-Con. Classic monsters returning and iconic superhero moments captured in live-action, let’s talk Con. First look at Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman DC might have stolen SDCC for the second year in-a-row with two big pieces of news, but first things first – ...

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