Mae Abdulbaki

Mae Abdulbaki is a Rotten Tomatoes-approved film and TV critic and entertainment writer. Her work can be read at The Young Folks, Movies with Mae, and elsewhere. Superhero and wine enthusiast.
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'Helstrom' release date, trailer, cast, and plot for Marvel's Hulu series
Allie Gemmill and Mae Abdulbaki
Marvel's Helstrom finally has a premiere date and cast information.
Hellfire
'Helstrom': 6 photos to get you fired up for the new Hulu-Marvel series
Mae Abdulbaki
Marvel's 'Helstrom' is finally headed to Hulu this year and the latest images should get you hyped for this devilish series.
Kang Dynasty
'Avengers 5' release date may introduce a villain scarier than Thanos
Mae Abdulbaki
Avengers: Endgame opened the door for an iconic villain's arrival.
X-Men Week
No Rogue, more Sentinels: 5 biggest changes in the original 'X-Men' script
Mae Abdulbaki
Magneto was almost even more of a badass in the 20-year-old movie.
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'Lucifer' Season 5 Netflix release date, trailer, cast, and Season 6 rumors
Mae Abdulbaki
Lucifer returns soon. Here's what we know so far.
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'Snowpiercer' Season 2 release date, trailer, cast of the dystopian thriller
Mae Abdulbaki
The Snowpiercer will be making another trip around the world.
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'Truth Seekers' release date, trailer, cast of Amazon ghost-hunting comedy
Mae Abdulbaki
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost team up for a new type of comedy.
Entertainment
'The Batman' leak teases a shocking change from 'Batman Begins'
Mae Abdulbaki
A familiar face might be training Batman, but not the one you remember.
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Netflix's most controversial sci-fi movie has never been more relevant
Mae Abdulbaki
Not everyone liked Bird Box when it was released, but it's hard to ignore its relevance.
GRRM Watch
'Winds of Winter' release date may resolve a prophecy the show abandoned
Mae Abdulbaki
"Eyes you'll shut forever."
Entertainment
Javicia Leslie's 'Batwoman' casting is the good news we needed
Mae Abdulbaki
Javicia Leslie has been cast as Batwoman and it's the best news in a long time.
MCU
'Avengers 5' release date could deliver on a twist set up in 'Captain Marvel'
Mae Abdulbaki
Forget Secret Wars, the MCU has already laid the groundwork for another iconic crossover.
Timey-wimey fun
'The Umbrella Academy' Season 2 trailer: 5 huge clues about the plot
Mae Abdulbaki
Wherever (and whenever) the Hargreeves go, disaster seems to follow.
MCU
'Avengers 5' spoilers: Overlooked 'Endgame' Easter egg may be a major clue
Mae Abdulbaki
Is Secret Wars finally coming?
Fan Theories
'Avatar: The Last Airbender' theory may reveal a secret second airbender
Mae Abdulbaki
If this is true, the show may need a new title...
Op-Ed
Sony doesn't need Spider-Man to make a female-led superhero movie
Mae Abdulbaki
Gina Prince-Bythewood reveals why Silver & Black, featuring Silver Sable and Black Cat, never moved forward.
Holy retractable roof, Batman!
'The Batman' 2021 leak reveals one surprising change to the Batcave
Mae Abdulbaki
New gadgets and gizmos abound in The Batman, but could the Batcave also get an upgrade?
Spoilers!
'Snowpiercer' Season 3: Star reveals the train won't stop anytime soon
Mae Abdulbaki
"I'll just say it's good news."
The book that was promised
'Winds of Winter' release date can fix the show's biggest letdown
Mae Abdulbaki
The Long Night wasn't very long in Game of Thrones. The Winds of Winter could fix that.
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'Snowpiercer' star Annalise Basso explains the show's most disturbing scene so far
Mae Abdulbaki
Life in first class isn't all it's cracked up to be.