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Title: Geeks of Doom
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Geeks of Doom maintains the goal of bringing geeky entertainment news and features to the masses and to create a haven where the independent geek could voice his/her opinion. There's tons of Star Wars geek news!
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TV Review: Legion 1.8 “Chapter 8” (Season Finale)

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Episode 1.8 "Chapter 8"
Written by Noah Hawley
Directed by Michael Uppendahl
Created by Noah Hawley& Stan Lee
Starring Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Aubrey Plaza, Bill Irwin, Jeremie Harris, Amber Midthunder, Katie Aselton, Jean Smart, Jemaine Clement
FX Network
Air date: March 29th, 2017

Spoilers below forLegion:

Tonight is bittersweet for fans of arguably the best new show of 2017 as FX’sLegionbids farewell to its incredible debut season. We’ve been a wild ride with David Haller (Dan Stevens), a man who we met in a mental institution with paranoid schizophrenia, who happens to be the world’s most powerful mutant. Last week, in one of the most amazing episodes of any show I’ve ever seen, David talked himself out of Lenny’s trap, while Syd (Rachel Keller) helped organize the team. It was revealed that Lenny (Aubrey Plaza) is really an evil mutant parasite called The Shadow King that latched onto David as a baby. David trapped Shadow King deep down in the recesses of his mind and right when you thought it safe to take a breath, Division 3 converged on Summerland, led by a scarred Interrogator (Hamish Linklater). [...]

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‘Santa Clarita Diet’ Renewed For Season 2!

Santa Clarita Diet

Netflix continues to become a dominant force in must see entertainment. This year amidst an unbelievable amount of new and fresh content, they releasedSanta Clarita Diet, a “biting” comedy about a real estate seller who get violently ill, and ends up a blood thirsty member of the undead. Netflix US& Canada just announced the show will get a second season coming in 2018.

More below [...]

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‘Valerian and The City Of A Thousand Planet’ Trailer: Luc Besson’s Space Opera Takes Flight

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

One thing is for sure,Luc Bessonreally likes to think outside the box. That is pretty clear in what we have been seeing in the marketing campaign for his new filmValerian and the City of a Thousand Planets. A new trailer dropped this morning, giving us another look at the space operaThe Professionaldirector has created. Some even call the film the spiritual successor toThe Fifth Element. Judging by the looks of things, that is very true.

Check out the trailer below. [...]

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Comic Spotlight: Black Hammer Volume 1: Secret Origins

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Black Hammer Volume 1: Secret Origins
Written by Jeff Lemire
Art by Dean Ormston
Colors by Dave Stewart
Letters by Todd Klein
Cover by Dean Ormston and Dave Stewart
Dark Horse Comics
Release Date: March 29, 2017
Cover Price:$14.99

This one was new for me. I'm not sure how it has eluded me for so long, but I must admit that I am smitten.Black Hammer Volume 1: Secret Originscollects the first six issues of the series into one volume that tells a cohesive story all the while exploring what it is to be alone and yet together. This dilemma is the result of a sacrifice gone too far. Not to say that the group wasn't grateful, just that isolation and protection does not always equal freedom [...]

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Release Date For Telltale’s ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Game Announced

Guardians of the Galxy: The Telltale Series

A couple of years back it was announced that Telltale Games, the makers of point-and-click adventure games likeThe Walking DeadandThe Wolf Among Us, was going to make a game based on something from the Marvel universe. Then in Decemberit was revealedthat the game would be following the Guardians of the Galaxy.

Now some more information aboutGuardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Serieshas been shared, including when the first episode, titled "Tangled up in Blue," will be released. [...]

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‘Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’ Featurette Tells A Possible Spoiler

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Taleslooks to be a return to form for the franchise. In the fifth installment of the successful franchise, Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) is going on a high-seas adventure once more and finds himself as a target of a very bitter ghost sea captain (Javier Bardem). But he is not alone. Along for the ride is Carina Smyth (Kaya Scodelario), a brilliant and beautiful astronomer, and Henry Turner (Brenton Thwaites), a young sailor of the Royal Navy. That's right, Henry Turner, as in the son of William Turner (Orlando Bloom) and Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley).

But if you are looking for more insight on the film and the direction whichEspen SandbergandJoachim Rønningare taking the film, then check out the full story below. [...]

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Watch Now: First Trailer For New Stephen King’s ‘IT’ Movie

Stephen King's IT Movie

Yesterday we were given a newposter and a teaserforIT, the new movie adaptation ofStephen King's book of the same name, with the promise of a first trailer being released sometime today.

That sometime is now, as the first trailer---and our first real look at the movie that has both excited and severely worried fans of the book and the 1990 TV movie adaptation starring Tim Curry as Pennywise the clown over the past few years---has now been released to the masses.

Grab a balloon and head below to give it a peek and find out if it looks like you hoped, or perhaps feared, it would look. [...]

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New To Netflix Streaming: April 2017

New To Netflix

A brand new month fast approaches. And with this brand new month comes lots of new titles to Netflix's library of streaming options.

In this edition ofNew To Netflix, you will find a lengthy list of movies and TV shows coming to the streaming service in April 2017. This includes titles, arrival dates, and whether or not they are Netflix originals.

Continue below for the latest New To Netflix list. [...]

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‘Ralph Breaks The Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2’ Details And Release Date Revealed

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When it was announced that Disney would be releasingWreck-It Ralph 2, fans really got excited. The title character (voiced byJohn C. Reilly) and Vanellope von Schweetz (Sarah Silverman) would be returning for an all new arcade adventure that would be set on the Internet.

But sometimes sequel titles can be as simple as adding a number after the title or just adding a subtitle. But not for Disney, who had their presentation at CinemaCon2017 last night. They revealed a few of their titles to theater owners, including a new title forWreck-It Ralph 2:Ralph Breaks The Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2. More on the story below. [...]

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Comic Spotlight: Dark Horse Number Ones

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Dark Horse Number Ones
Written by Cullen Bunn, Matt Kindt, Gerard Way, Joelle Jones, Jamie S. Rich, Kurtis Wiebe, Mike Mignola, Jeff Lemire, Brian Wood, Sharlene Kindt, Dave Stewart
Art by Gabriel Ba, Joelle Jones, Dean Ormston, Matt Kindt, Mack Chater, Mindy Lee, Tyler Crook
Colors by Laura Allred, Dave Stewart, Sharlene Kindt, Lee Loughridge, Leonardo Olea, Andy Cotnam, Tyler Crook
Letters by Tyler Crook, Dave Stewart, Crank!, Todd Klein, Marie Enger, Nate Piekos, Clem Robins
Dark Horse Comics
Release Date: March 29, 2017
Cover Price:$6.00

Okay, first off, if I have to try to convince you to buy a comic that contains eight premiere issues for a measly six bucks then I might just have to reassess what I am doing here.

I have reviewed any number of these titles at different times and I cannot even begin to stress to you how great of a deal this is. Dark Horse Comics continues to amaze me with their marketing strategies. I can think of no better way to test out some new comics than with this compilation. Folks, I present to youDark Horse Number Ones! [...]

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Comment Author Dolph / May 3, 2009
Never knew of this site before. Some cool stuff goin' on over there!



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