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“Watchmen” Episode 5 “Little Fear of Lightning”: Truths Are Unmasked As Lindelof Goes Where Zack Snyder Feared to Tread [SPOILER REVIEW]

Now that HBO‘s pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons‘ celebrated comic book series Watchmen has been unveiled to the world – it seems the world’s liking what they’re seeing so far from Damon Lindelof‘s “remix”. Even die-hard Watchmen purists appear to be slowly coming around – and they should. Bleeding Cool didn’t exactly pull […]

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“His Dark Materials” S01, EP03: Uncovering Secrets with “Spies” (Preview)

The intrigue and mystery behind BBC and HBO’s joint production of His Dark Materials hit a very tense pitch in episode 2, The Idea of North. Lyra (Dafne Keen) has uncovered a few startling secrets about her new guardian, Mrs. Coulter (Ruth Wilson), that threaten her search for her missing friend, Roger (Lewin Lloyd). The […]

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“Watchmen” – “Peteypedia” Files #4: The Comedienne Takes Out Timothy McVeigh, Talks Night Owl; Laurie’s “Excalibur” Unsheathed

Now that HBO‘s pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons‘ celebrated comic book series Watchmen has been unveiled to the world – it seems the world’s liking what they’re seeing so far from Damon Lindelof‘s “remix”. Even die-hard Watchmen purists appear to be slowly coming around – and they should. Bleeding Cool didn’t exactly pull […]


"His Dark Materials: The Idea of North"- A Tale of Two Earths (Spoiler Review)

“His Dark Materials” S01, Ep02: “The Idea of North” (Spoiler Review)

It’s interesting seeing this new interpretation of Phillip Pullman‘s first His Dark Materials novel, The Northern Lights. The first live action adaptation happened back in 2007, and while the movie hit most of the notes of the book, it felt rushed. There was way too much from that novel to cram into the confines of […]




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“Watchmen” – “Peteypedia” Files #3: No “American Hero Story” Fan; “New Fontiersman” Urges “White Flight” to Mars; Crawford/Keene’s 1955 Connection

Now that HBO‘s pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons‘ celebrated comic book series Watchmen has been unveiled to the world – it seems the world’s liking what they’re seeing so far from Damon Lindelof‘s “remix”. Even die-hard Watchmen purists appear to be slowly coming around – and they should. Bleeding Cool didn’t exactly pull […]

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“Dune: The Sisterhood”: HBO Max Series Loses Jon Spaihts as Showrunner

A little over three months after HBO Max‘s upcoming series based on author Frank Herbert‘s classic literary series Dune gained a second showrunner in Dana Calvo (Good Girls Revolt) comes word that the project is back to having one showrunner again. Jon Spaihts is stepping down as showrunner on Dune: The Sisterhood though he will […]


Taking Scholastic Sanctuary in His Dark Materials

Taking Scholastic Sanctuary in “His Dark Materials”

Yesterday evening I snuggled down with the family to watch His Dark Materials on the BBC. The kids were all ready for bed, the fire was raging, expectations were high – and were met. The Johnstons are very much a Pullman-worshipping household and His Dark Materials and its Dust-based sequels/prequels , we loved the books […]

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“His Dark Materials” Author Philip Pullman Talks Fantasy Epic Adaptation [VIDEO]

Fans of Philip Pullman’s fantasy epic His Dark Materials have already feasted their eyeballs on BBC and HBO‘s mega-budget series adaptation if they were in the U.K. Here in the U.S., the cable giant follows not far behind, premiering the epic series on Monday night, November 4th. Whether you’re watching the opener for the third […]



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“Watchmen” Episode 3 “She Was Killed by Space Junk”: Jean Smart’s Agent Laurie Blake – Our “Devil’s Advocate” [SPOILER REVIEW]

Now that HBO‘s pseudo-sequel to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons‘ celebrated comic book series Watchmen has been unveiled to the world – it seems the world’s liking what they’re seeing so far from Damon Lindelof‘s “remix”. Even die-hard Watchmen purists appear to be slowly coming around – and they should. Bleeding Cool didn’t exactly pull […]

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“His Dark Materials”: BBC Releases Opening Title Sequence [VIDEO]

Fans of Philip Pullman’s fantasy epic His Dark Materials have only hours left to wait to feast their eyeballs on BBC and HBO‘s mega-budget adaptation: our friends across that large body of water we call the Atlantic Ocean will get the series first, on Sunday, November 3rd. The cable giant follows up not far behind, […]