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How Al Pacino Sabotaged His Chance to Join Star Wars
Though it's not a pop culture evergreen, Star Wars didn't always look like a sure thing, leading Al Pacino to turn down a role in the franchise.
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Did a Lot Wrong - and One Thing Right
Despite its status as a Marvel also-ran, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer did one thing very well, and the MCU took notice.
Hawkeye's Most 'Useless' Arrow Has Had Major MCU Implications
Hawkeye made a joke out of Clint Barton's most useless arrow, but as it turns out, it is much more useful than it seems.
Star Wars: Why No One (Including the Jedi) Realized Palpatine Was a Sith Lord
Darth Sidious' Force powers may have had no equal, but did they help him remain hidden while he plotted his power grab as Palpatine in Star Wars?
This Star Trek Fan Theory Turns a Classic TV Sitcom Into a Holodeck Program
Star Trek's holodeck has facilitated all kinds of genre crossover. But one fan theory found a unique way to connect the tech with a classic sitcom.
Masters of the Universe: Teela Broke a Magical Rule - But It Makes No Sense
Teela's arc in Masters of the Universe: Revelation transformed and empowered her. It also may have broken an inviolate in-world rule.
Hawkeye Sneaked in a Comic-Accurate Costume - Twice! Here's Where to Find Them
The MCU's Clint Barton might never wear his classic purple costume, but his new series makes sure to quietly give it its due.
Every Trick Arrow in Hawkeye's Quiver in Episode 3
Hawkeye's third episode opened up a golden opportunity to show off Clint Barton's trick arrows.
Every MCU & Marvel Comics Reference in Hawkeye Episode 3
Like other Disney+ series, Hawkeye isn't afraid to wear its comic-book origins -- and its connection to the MCU -- on its sleeve.
5 Movie Universes That Deserve Marvel’s What If…? Treatment
Marvel's "What If...?" proved to be a surprise hit for the MCU this summer. Here's a list of other movie universes that could benefit from one of their own.
5 Best Christmas-Adjacent Movies to Ease You Into the Holidays
"Christmas but not Christmas" describes many films with ancillary connections to the holidays. Here are five of the most influential.
Pet Sematary Original vs. Remake: Which Stephen King Adaptation Is Better?
Two versions of the famous Stephen King novel Pet Sematary have hit movie screens. But which one is better?
Hawkeye Added Another Avenger to the Battle of New York
Hawkeye's phony Avengers musical is a hoot, and the inclusion of an out-of-canon Avenger is the icing on the cake.
MCU Theory: Forget the Baxter Building & Oscorp Tower - Avengers Tower Will Become [SPOILER]
Tony Stark's former high-rise is under new ownership in the MCU. But a fan theory suggests the new landlord may not be as heroic as the old one.
How Masters of the Universe: Revelation Embraces the 1987 Live-Action Film
Masters of the Universe: Revelation pays homage to the infamous 1987 live-action film with a pair of perfect Easter eggs.
101 Dalmatians' True Sequel Is Too Bizarre for Disney to Ever Adapt
Disney's ever-growing 101 Dalmatians franchise has yet to address author Dodie Smith's original sequel, the truly bizarre The Starlight Barking.