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Shang-Chi

A three-part series that explores the origins, rise, fall, and rebirth of Marvel's master of kung fu.

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Last Call

You need to watch the best cosmic cult thriller of the decade on HBO Max ASAP

Stream this 2020 underrated classic — before it’s too late.

Talking Cars

40 years ago, an iconic sci-fi show had a bizarre beginning

Knight Rider is mostly about a guy and a sentient car. But it began way weirder.

Retrospective

35 years ago, the most obscure sci-fi movie tried (and failed) to redefine alien cinema

Several movies inspired Men in Black. You definitely haven’t seen this one.

Last chance

8 stellar sci-fi movies leaving HBO Max in September 2022

“You are what you choose to be.”

Culture

You need to watch the best legal thriller of the century before it leaves HBO Max next week

Tony Gilroy’s directorial debut still holds up.

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You need to watch DC’s most underrated movie of all time on Netflix ASAP

Released to little fanfare in 2005, this movie now stands on its own as an unusual concoction of superhero action and demonic horror.

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You need to watch the best cyberpunk anime on Netflix ASAP

Living on the edge

Retrospective

20 years ago one sci-fi failure (almost) changed everything

It's tempting to say Firefly was a game-changer. But was it really?

Last chance

5 amazing sci-fi shows and movies leaving Netflix in September 2022

“It’s too bad she won’t live. But then again, who does?”

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You need to watch Marvel's most embarrassing movie on Netflix ASAP

Many movies are bad, but few are as fascinatingly terrible as this misfire.

Cult Week

You need to watch the best cult thriller of the year on Netflix ASAP

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You need to watch Netflix’s best dystopian thriller ever ASAP

Watch this hit before it becomes a franchise.

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Animators say they're "clueless" and "confused" about HBO Max cancellations

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You need to watch the most underrated time-travel movie of the decade on Netflix ASAP

This charming movie combines humor with intrigue and pathos.

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You need to watch the most ideological post-apocalypse movie on HBO Max ASAP

Late to the trend and unable to launch a successful franchise, this 2014 teen sci-fi flick still had some interesting ideas on its mind.

Retrospective

How 'Gotham' redefined 2 iconic Batman villains for the better

‘Gotham’ is streaming in its entirety on Netflix until September 29. Here’s one reason (among many) that it’s worth watching the show while you still can.

It's not always the main characters who are the real heroes. Scene Stealers is an end-of-year salute to the eccentric, to the bizarre, to the unforgettable supporting characters on TV who undeniably steal the show.

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International TV and Film

Whether it's the latest Korean thriller on Netflix or a cool new French science fiction movie, Inverse can help you find the best sci-fi, fantasy, and horror on the planet.

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Dracarys!

House of the Dragon Episode 7 trailer reveals a shocking new mystery

A dragon disappears, a dagger reappears.

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House of the Dragon cast change: That confusing time jump, explained

Your favorite characters may look a little different.

The Inverse Interview

Christian Bale filmed “R-rated” deleted scenes for Thor: Love and Thunder

“Dude, that’s a little too far.”

Trick or Treat

10 best spooky games on Xbox Game Pass to play this fall

Halloween is a state of mind.

Last Call

You need to watch the best cosmic cult thriller of the decade on HBO Max ASAP

Stream this 2020 underrated classic — before it’s too late.

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House of the Dragon makes the darkest Game of Thrones plotline even darker

A familiar force is at work in House of the Dragon.

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‘House of the Dragon’ Episode 6’s shocking ending, explained

Like usual, the books have the answer.

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Jon Snow sequel series cast: GoT star gives an optimistic update

Daenerys Targaryen is dead — or is she?

Knock, Knock

Knock at the Cabin trailer gets roasted online for one bizarre mistake

Let’s talk about M. Night Shyamalan’s newest thriller.

Lost Legends

'Mandalorian' Season 3 could reveal the secret origins of Mandalore

With the series returning to Mandalore, now's the perfect time to introduce the species that first settled the planet.

Last chance

8 stellar sci-fi movies leaving HBO Max in September 2022

“You are what you choose to be.”

An Unexpected Journey

Rings of Power: Adar’s terrifying plan will likely change Middle-earth forever

Big changes are coming to the Southlands in The Rings of Power.

Dracarys!

House of the Dragon Episode 6 release date, time, plot, cast and trailer for HBO’s Game of Thrones prequel

With that wild wedding now in the past, we take a ten-year leap into the future of House Targaryen

An Unexpected Journey

Is Adar actually Sauron? Rings of Power just dropped a major clue

Adar doesn’t like to be called Sauron, but that doesn’t mean he isn’t the Dark Lord.

Hulk Hijinks

She-Hulk shows how Marvel can fix its biggest tone problem

Its full embrace of the easygoing sitcom format raises a question: Who else in the MCU can have fun?

DISCO TREK

5 years ago, the most pivotal sci-fi franchise ever made a crucial comeback

When Star Trek: Discovery arrived in 2017 the early buzz was all over the place. But, five years later, Disco proved all the haters wrong.