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What If Star Wars Battleships Crashed on Earth?

Imagine for a second that we lived at the same time as the events that took place in Star Wars. And then imagine that regardless of the side we’d be …

Star Wars Bits: LEGO Sets, Mark Hamill, Comic-Con, Jon Favreau, Shakespeare and More – /Film

These Star Wars Bits are now the ultimate power in the universe. I suggest you use them. Here’s what you can expect from this round of Star Wars …

'Lego Marvel's Avengers' Extends Line-Up With 100 New Characters

Although <i>Lego Dimensions</i> was perhaps the main attraction from TT Games at E3, <i>Lego Marvel’s Avengers</i> packs a mighty comic book punch promising over 150 characters.<p>Alongside news today of <i>Lego Batman Beyond Gotham</i> coming to iOS I recently had a look at the next Lego Marvel game. This builds on the …

A Portable ‘Star Wars’ Bluetooth Speaker Designed to Look Like a Stormtrooper Helmet

Blue Sky Studios has created a portable, officially licensed <i>Star Wars</i> Bluetooth speaker designed to look like a Stormtrooper helmet. The <i>Star Wars</i> …

Margaret Atwood draws cartoon strip for 'geek girl' anthology

The novelist is contributing her own cartoons, detailing her experiences as a young woman, to Kickstarter-funded The Secret Loves of Geek Girls<p>Margaret Atwood is taking a short break from writing acclaimed and award-winning literary novels to contribute a series of cartoons to a crowd-funded, …

16 Hardcore Facts About Full Metal Jacket

By the time <i>The Shining</i> had been released in theaters, Stanley Kubrick had already decided that for his next project he wanted to make a film that …

Sir Christopher Lee dies at 93 - latest reaction and tributes

Screen legend famous for roles in Hammer Horror films, Lord of the Rings and Star Wars dies in hospital after suffering heart and respiratory problems<p><b>• Prime Minister leads tributes to Hammer Horror star</b><br>• <b>Obituary: 'It was all about the power of suggestion'</b><br>• <b>Robbie Collin: 'Lee could turn schlock</b> …

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The Rundown: Tons of Marvel and Star Wars Rumors, and more

Welcome back to The Rundown, our daily breakdown on comic news stories we missed from the previous day. Have a link to share? Email our team at …

Comics

New TV spot for Jurassic World narrated by Richard Attenborough's John Hammond

Ahead of its release next month, Universal has debuted another extended TV spot for <b>Jurassic World</b>, which is narrated by the late Richard …

Blues legend B.B. King has died peacefully, in his sleep, in Las Vegas at age 89 on May 14, 2015. The one-time farmhand brought new fans to the blues and influenced a generation of musicians with his heartfelt vocals and soaring guitar on songs such as “The Thrill Is Gone", the Associated Press reports. King sold millions of records worldwide and was inducted into the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In this photograph from the Michael Ochs Archives/@gettyimages, B.B. King is seen performing on a TV show in Los Angeles in the early 1970s. See more photos on TIME.com

Supergirl Season 1: Complete Guide to DC Comics References and Easter Eggs

<i>This article contains spoilers. Lots of them.</i><p>Just like <b>The Flash</b> and <b>Arrow</b>, <b>Supergirl</b> isn't shying away from the character's comic book roots. With that …

15 Things You Might Not Know About The Green Mile

Remembered for its long runtime, for launching Michael Clarke Duncan into stardom, and for being one of the few adaptations of his writing that …

Horror

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Ubisoft Unveils 'Assassin's Creed Syndicate'

Ubisoft unveils Assassin’s Creed Syndicate. Representing the next chapter to the celebrated<p>Ubisoft unveils <i>Assassin’s Creed Syndicate</i>. Representing …

10 Clever Lifehacks You'll Wish You Thought Of

Never do battle with a jar again<p>No matter what you're doing, there is usually a better way to do it. And to that end, here are 10 lifehacking GIFs that will show you clever, better ways of accomplishing tricky things around your house. That plus a few that are just silly fun.<p>You can find all these …

Assassin's Creed Syndicate Collector's Edition Announced

Pre-order now!<p>Ubisoft has just pulled back the curtain on a special edition for the next entry in its popular history-hopping franchise, which was …

'Star Wars Rebels' Returns June 20 With One-Hour 'Siege of Lothal'

“Star Wars Rebels” will kick off its second season June 20 on Disney XD with a special one-hour movie, “The Siege of Lothal,” screened earlier this …

One Of Superman's Powers Has Reverted To Its Original Form

Over the years, Superman’s power-level has fluctuated rapidly, as writers have given and taken away some of the Man of Steel’s abilities in order to …

First Look at Daniel Radcliffe and James McAvoy in VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN

Johnny Depp in first 'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' photo

Johnny Depp is back at work as the sauced hero Captain Jack Sparrow in the fifth installment of Disney’s popular <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> franchise. …

Whatever you do, don’t watch this new Terminator: Genisys trailer

Don’t. Watch. This. Trailer.<p>I mean it, I wish I could unsee it but it’s too late for me, it spoiled the entire movie.<p>I’m one of the many fans of the</i> …

You can download Star Wars movies this week: An exclusive peek

A long time ago, the original Star Wars movies were sold on laser disc and VHS; later came DVD and Blu-Ray. But you've never been able to download …

Doctor Who official BitTorrent Bundles released by BBC

While BitTorrent has become nearly synonymous with downloads of free, pirated content, that isn’t always the case, as every once in a while the …

New X-Files series to bring back more original cast, including Cigarette Smoking Man

In an appearance on The Late Show, David Duchovny said that assistant director Walter Skinner and the Cigarette Smoking Man would be returning for Fox Television's six-episode <i>The X-Files</i> revival.<p>Skinner was played by Mitch Pileggi, and the Cigarette Smoking Man, sometimes called Cancer Man, by …

DC's Convergence reboot starts today: Here's what you need to know

This summer, DC and Marvel are making big efforts to get new readers with fresh superhero stories of all genres. The summer crossover event is a familiar rite for the Big Two of the American comics industry. But where a crossover is usually the sort of thing that only makes a superhero setting more …