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Stranger Things 4 Spoiler Roundtable: Ending, Plot, More

After what felt like a lifetime, the fourth season of Stranger Things is now in the books. Split into two parts, which included multiple feature-length episodes, the season saw the kids from Hawkins and beyond pushed to their limits against a terrifying new villain who, actually, isn’t that new at all.Volume two was released...

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Jessica Jones’ Disney+ Release Has a Peculiar Updated Title

Yeah Jess, we’re confused too.Image: Marvel StudiosJessica Jones joined its ex-Netflix Defenders cohorts on Disney+ back in March, but months on the streamer has made a peculiar tweak to the series... one that’s actually even more peculiar than people first thought.Over the weekend, MCU Direct reported that Disney+ had changed the title of Jessica Jones on...

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Netflix Ultraman Animated Movie First Look Revealed

I’m ready to go into the Ultra-verse.Image: NetflixWhen Netflix announced that it was working on an original animated Ultraman movie last year, it did so with a bold, evocative teaser image that left us wondering if it was just awesome concept work—or an actual indicator of just how close the film would...

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Netflix Reveals Cyberpunk: Edgerunners’ Anime Opening

Image: Studio Trigger/NetflixThe Cyberpunk 2077 train keeps going, despite its rocky protracted launch. Now that the game’s been patched into a playable (and enjoyable) state, and DLC is on the horizon, it’s the perfect time for Netflix to release that Edgerunners tie-in anime they offered us a first look at last month during their week long...

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Tell Us About Your Pop Culture Month: June 2022 Edition

Image: Netflix/Dreamworks Animation*cracks knuckles*Watched: Oh boy, I went through a bit of a tear with TV this month. Along with being taken in by Ms. Marvel and slowly catching up on Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, the biggest thing I watched, TV show wise, was Barry. After hearing so much about it on Twitter over the...

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Best Horror, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy Films Streaming July 2022

Several of the older Batman movies are coming to Peacock.Image: Warner Bros.What’s available on Peacock July 1? Armageddon (1998)Antz (1998)The Bad Guys (2022)Batman (1989)Batman & Robin (1997)Batman Forever (1995)Cowboys & Aliens (2011)Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story (2004)Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) Gnomeo & Juliet (2011) Fantastic Four (2005)Field of Dreams (1989)Harry Potter and the Chamber...

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Meta Feels the Downturn Burn, Slashes Hiring by 30%

Big tech is going through a hard time. Meta, the parent of Facebook and Instagram, has become the canary in the coal mine after its stock plummeted in February, months before other tech giants. Now, in an ominous turn, the company is slashing its hiring of engineers by 30%, from about...

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Netflix’s ‘Spiderhead’ Lacks the Charm of the Story It’s Based On

Per Netflix’s confusing proprietary data, in its first week of release Spiderhead was viewed for a collective 35 million hours. Theoretically, any sci-fi head should be stoked by the existence of a lavishly made non-franchise sci-fi success built off the work of a singular American weirdo. But Spiderhead is mostly bad, and that’s a bummer. Because even beyond...

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10 Space-Time Enforcement Agencies From Sci-Fi Movies and TV

Screenshot: HuluOn Futurama, we learn that Al Gore heads up “a group of top nerds whose sole duty is to prevent disruptions in the space-time continuum” (it’s real, read the Constitution!). This superteam also includes Nichelle Nichols, Gary Gygax, Stephen Hawking, and chess-playing computer Deep Blue. Though they happen to be skilled at murder, they utterly...

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Millie Bobby Brown to Star in Russos Bros’ Next Netflix Film

Photo: Theo Wargo (Getty Images) Netflix is already queuing up more big budget streaming fare with the Russo Brothers after their upcoming action release The Gray Man. This time they’re enlisting Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown to lead an adaptation of Electric State. The Hollywood Reporter confirmed the news, noting that Chris...

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