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Before He Was the Ultimate Bad Guy, Thanos Was the Ultimate ‘Nice Guy’

Ultimate supervillain Thanos wiped out half of humanity onscreen last year, ensuring more than half learned his name up here in the real world. But…

The Jeremy Renner App Was Our Most Surreal Social Network

I remember the exact moment I knew I’d lost all contact with American reality. It wasn’t, as many would pinpoint it, when Donald Trump was…

The Last ‘Avatar’ Diehards Are Losing a Vicious Meme War Against ‘Avengers’ Stans

On July 22nd, Avengers: Endgame surpassed $2.79 billion in the box office and beat out James Cameron’s 2009 fantasy thriller Avatar as the highest-grossing movie…

Teens Are Changing What It Means to Be Spider-Man

As a kid, Rohann Asfaw’s favorite movies were the early-aughts Spider-Man series with Tobey Maguire. But it wasn’t until he saw 2018’s animated film Spider-Man:…