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Ghost in the Shell preview
The opening four-and-a-half minutes of the upcoming Ghost in the Shell live-action movie was released on Twitter today, and… I'm not particularly impressed. ICYMI: watch an extended clip from #GhostintheShell from the beginning of the movie. pic.twitter.com...

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Unfortunate Events
I wonder if I'd like Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Events more if it didn't remind me quite so much of Pushing Daisies . They have more than a few things in common; from an omnipresent narrator to a visual style right on the border of the uncanny-valley...

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Ghost of a Shell
Possibly controversial opinion: there has never been a truly great version of Ghost in the Shell . Even Masamune Shirow's original 1989 manga is uneven, lurching from philosophy to comedy to body horror to tedious politicking to pornography at its author's ...

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Doctor Strange
The fundamental problem with Doctor Strange is that it's not about anything. Marvel's latest Cinematic Universe hero bears some surface-level similarities to their first: 2008's Iron Man also starred a wealthy genius with a predilection for stylish facial h...

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No Fear of a Blank Planet
I think I've finally figured out what's missing from No Man's Sky : danger. Supposedly a survival game, there's very little threat. Aggressive animals are, in my experience, very uncommon. The Sentinels will leave you alone unless provoked. Hazardous enviro...

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Hibike! Euphonium
I've finally, months behind everybody else, caught up with the bonus 14th episode of Hibike Euphonium . It's a side-story that runs parallel to the finale of the main series, following Hazuki - poor, brave, heartbroken Hazuki - and the other nine members of...

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Seven things I hate about Re:Zero, after 18 episodes
This will likely make little sense to anybody who has A. not seen any of Re:Zero or B. seen (or read) all of Re:Zero so far. The whole Light Novel schtick. Conversations that take three times longer to get to the point than even the slowest audience could p...

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Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
Calling this movie "a mess" could be seen as charitable, and certainly I'm a softer landing for the film's charms than a lot of people would be. I thoroughly enjoy a lot of The Lonely Island's previous output - both on and off SNL - and Andy Samberg's turn ...

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London Has Fallen
There are just enough over-the-top Americanisms in the London Has Fallen for my brain to struggle with Poe's Law . The casual disregard with which a wedding is blown up by a barely-teenaged pilot half a world away, orders given based on intelligence gathere...

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Watch Dogs 2
Watch Dogs 2 doesn't look like they've learned a fucking thing. "Stick a black guy in as protagonist," says a fool in a plaid shirt with a beard stolen from an early 20th century lumberjack, "and give him a backstory where he was falsely accused of a crime ...
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