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19 of the Best Shows Canceled in 2021 (and Where They Might Go Next)

We currently have more broadcast and cable networks and streaming services that any one person or household or possibly small village could possibly watch, and all of them are desperate for content. That means that shows come and go faster than they used to, but it also means there’s more hope than ever that your…Read […]

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19 of the Best Shows Canceled in 2021 (and Where They Might Go Next)

We currently have more broadcast and cable networks and streaming services that any one person or household or possibly small village could possibly watch, and all of them are desperate for content. That means that shows come and go faster than they used to, but it also means there’s more hope than ever that your…Read […]

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How to Fix Your Broken Roku

Is your Roku giving you issues? Maybe you sat down to watch some HBO Max, or started looking forward to Hawkeye on Disney+, but something’s wrong with your Roku. As the holiday breaks approaches, we’re all going to have more time to spend watching TV, but you won’t be able to enjoy it if your […]

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What’s New on Amazon Prime Video in December 2021

Much as how The Wheel of Time was the result of Jeff Bezos really, really wanting Amazon Prime Video to have its own Game of Thrones, December’s original film offering Being the Ricardos seems the answer to his request that an Amazon-produced film bring home a Best Actress Oscar.Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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What New on HBO Max in December 2021

In early 2003, it seemed like The Matrix was poised to become the next Star Wars—a sci-fi franchise with enough fan enthusiasm and in-universe lore to endure for decades. The first film, a box office hit in 1999 that only became more popular on DVD (becoming one of the first “must-own” titles and arguably, and…Read […]

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What New on HBO Max in December 2021

In early 2003, it seemed like The Matrix was poised to become the next Star Wars—a sci-fi franchise with enough fan enthusiasm and in-universe lore to endure for decades. The first film, a box office hit in 1999 that only became more popular on DVD (becoming one of the first “must-own” titles and arguably, and…Read […]

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30 ‘Beloved’ Movie Classics That Don’t Hold Up, According to Lifehacker Readers

Earlier this week, I asked you what movies you love that don’t hold up once nostalgia is removed from the equation. To illustrate this, I used the example of the 1991 Steven Spielberg film Hook, in which Robin Williams bounces around in a Peter Pan costume on a set that looks more like a ride […]

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20 Movies With Deeply Confusing CinemaScores

Tragedy struck Marvel this week, as the CinemaScore for the studio’s latest release was revealed: It got a B, the lowest in Marvel Cinematic Universe history. That probably sounds pretty OK, but given that every other Marvel flick scored an A- or better, it’s disastrous. The movie’s Rotten Tomatoes score also puts it…Read more… Continue […]

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6 Companion Podcasts for the ‘Succession’-Obsessed

Are you keeping up with the Roy family drama? If so, are you also struggling with the need for pre-binging patience while we wait for weekly Succession episodes to drop? Rather than spend my time rewatching the same episodes over and over, I like to seek out complementary voices and perspectives about the show.Read more… […]

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6 Companion Podcasts for the ‘Succession’-Obsessed

Are you keeping up with the Roy family drama? If so, are you also struggling with the need for pre-binging patience while we wait for weekly Succession episodes to drop? Rather than spend my time rewatching the same episodes over and over, I like to seek out complementary voices and perspectives about the show.Read more… […]

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19 of the Best Movies With the Worst ‘Uncanny Valley’ Effects

A movie doesn’t have to be a special effects extravaganza to be worth watching, but it seems like we’re increasingly uninterested in going to the theater to see one if they’re not. And if we’re going to pay good money, we want to those special effects to look special. The move away from practical effects […]

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10 of the Best Movies From Each Star in Marvel’s Eternals

I come not to damn Eternals (as I haven’t seen it yet), but the mixed reviews so far suggest that it could well be the film that dulls our collective love affair with Marvel movies. We’ll see: Chloé Zhao is as good a director as superhero movies are ever likely to see, and the cast […]

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10 of the Best Movies From Each Star in Marvel’s Eternals

I come not to damn Eternals (as I haven’t seen it yet), but the mixed reviews so far suggest that it could well be the film that dulls our collective love affair with Marvel movies. We’ll see: Chloé Zhao is as good a director as superhero movies are ever likely to see, and the cast […]

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18 of the Best Streaming-Only Movies That Skipped the Theaters

Let’s talk classic direct-to-video movies for a moment. American Psycho II: All American Girl (with Mila Kunis and Williams Shatner); Dollman vs. Demonic Toys; Bratz: Starrin’ & Stylin’; Hellraiser 5-10; Amityville 5-19(!), The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It; Starship…Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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18 of the Best Streaming-Only Movies That Skipped the Theaters

Let’s talk classic direct-to-video movies for a moment. American Psycho II: All American Girl (with Mila Kunis and Williams Shatner); Dollman vs. Demonic Toys; Bratz: Starrin’ & Stylin’; Hellraiser 5-10; Amityville 5-19(!), The 41-Year-Old Virgin Who Knocked Up Sarah Marshall and Felt Superbad About It; Starship…Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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21 Dysfunctional Film Families to Make You Feel Better About Your Own

Thanksgiving’s coming around again, and this year, we have no excuses. For many, one of the (very) few upsides of the pandemic was that it provided a solid excuse to avoid toxic family holiday gatherings—and if a reluctance to spend time with your relatives is entirely alien to you, congratulations. If some of us…Read more… […]

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21 Dysfunctional Film Families to Make You Feel Better About Your Own

Thanksgiving’s coming around again, and this year, we have no excuses. For many, one of the (very) few upsides of the pandemic was that it provided a solid excuse to avoid toxic family holiday gatherings—and if a reluctance to spend time with your relatives is entirely alien to you, congratulations. If some of us…Read more… […]

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35 Movies That Scarred Us for Life As Kids, According to Lifehacker Readers

A few days ago I asked Lifehacker readers to share with me the trauma inflicted by the films they saw as children—the disturbing scenes they witnessed well before they were ready to handle the horrors they contained. I wasn’t looking to hear about the time dad let you watch A Nightmare on Elm Street. Obviously […]

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35 Movies That Scarred Us for Life As Kids, According to Lifehacker Readers

A few days ago I asked Lifehacker readers to share with me the trauma inflicted by the films they saw as children—the disturbing scenes they witnessed well before they were ready to handle the horrors they contained. I wasn’t looking to hear about the time dad let you watch A Nightmare on Elm Street. Obviously […]

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35 Movies That Scarred Us for Life As Kids, According to Lifehacker Readers

A few days ago I asked Lifehacker readers to share with me the trauma inflicted by the films they saw as children—the disturbing scenes they witnessed well before they were ready to handle the horrors they contained. I wasn’t looking to hear about the time dad let you watch A Nightmare on Elm Street. Obviously […]

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