Brian Braddock

The Hope and Watchability of Supergirl

The Hope and Watchability of Supergirl

Since its debut, The CW’s Supergirl has been met with some sadly all-too-familiar complaints. “It’s too female,” “it tries too hard,” “I don’t understand why it has to lean into the girl power so much.” In the case of all of these, the answer’s in the question (or statement). Shows …

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Fast and Furious fans just got terrible news

Fast and Furious fans just got terrible news

Unlike its plan with F9, Universal made the huge decision amid the coronavirus pandemic to ditch a theatrical release window for Trolls World Tour in favor of a premium video on demand debut. It was unclear how successful the gamble would be, but the animated sequel reportedly exceeded NBCUniversal’s expectations, …

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X-Men: Dark Phoenix Labeled Biggest Flop of 2019

X-Men: Dark Phoenix Labeled Biggest Flop of 2019

In a sad epitaph to what was once a groundbreaking franchise, the last film of 20th Century Fox’s X-Men movie saga suffered a final indignity: it’s been labeled the biggest flop of 2019. Indeed, internet industry trade site, Deadline, released its annual postmortem on the previous year’s box office this …

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