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Studio Ghibli Films Coming To Netflix In Some Places, HBO Max Others

Studio Ghibli films hold a special place in the hearts of film lovers everywhere. The Japanese animation studio has become known for its animated feature films since its foundation in 1985. Some of their greatest achievements include Ponyo, Spirited Away, and My Neighbor Totoro. Fans of the studio were thrilled to hear announcements about Netflix getting the rights to […]

BY Meghan Hale January 21, 2020
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Kevin Feige Wants Patrick Stewart to Play Professor X when the X-Men Join the MCU!

In a recent interview, Patrick Stewart revealed, “I met with Kevin Feige a couple of months ago and we had long, long conversations.” But the most intriguing part? According to Stewart, “there have been moves and suggestions, which include Charles Xavier.” Wouldn’t it be amazing? When the X-Men show up in the MCU, we see […]

BY Roman Colombo January 21, 2020
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Why Joker Is the Wrong Film to Represent Comic Book Movies at Awards Shows Like the Oscars

When the 2020 Oscar nominations were announced Todd Phillips’ Joker won a few nods, surprising no one . It garnered almost a dozen nominations in categories like Best Picture or Director to Sound Mixing or Makeup and Hairstyling. Comic book movies have long sought recognition from awards shows like the Oscars, and Joker got it. […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 20, 2020
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Dolittle Is a Little Crazy, but the Good Kind of Crazy That Kids Will Love: Review

While watching Dolittle, I found myself thinking of another movie, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen directed by Terry Gilliam. That movie was a box office bomb, and the adults in my life hated it. Now, if one is going to review Dolittle starring Robert Downey Jr. in his first post-Avengers role, perhaps comparing it to […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 20, 2020
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Parasite Review – A Theatrical Showcase About The Human Experience

Parasite was nominated for a Best Picture Oscar earlier this month. Though the nomination will certainly help the film increase its popularity, we can’t imagine that you hadn’t already heard its name. The film has been making waves in the world of cinema since its release in the fall of 2019. However, somehow, despite all of […]

BY Meghan Hale January 19, 2020
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Oscar Isaac To Produce And Star In ‘The Great Machine’ An Adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan’s Ex Machina

An adaptation of Brian K. Vaughan’s ‘Ex Machina’ series of graphic novels is in the works. The film will star Oscar Isaac, who will also produce the film. The title of the film will be The Great Machine. Legendary opted to change the title in order to avoid mixing it up with the sci-fi film Ex Machina […]

BY Emily O'Donnell January 18, 2020
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Taika Waititi In Talks to Direct Star Wars Movie: Report

Since directing Thor: Ragnarok in 2017, Taika Waititi is in the midst of a “moment.” His character, Korg, was a part of Avengers: Endgame, and he’s signed on for the fourth film Thor: Love and Thunder. He released the stunning film Jojo Rabbit, a darling at the Golden Globes and Oscar nominations. He also ended […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 17, 2020
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Four Roku Channels You Can Add to Bolster Your Forgotten Classic Movies Streaming Collection

The Streaming Wars are in full swing, with original contenders like Netflix and upcoming contenders like Disney+ vying for an audience. Streaming apps are an amazing technological advancement in entertainment. Today, people can watch almost whatever they want to at a moment’s notice. And, because of the way the pricing works, you can subscribe to […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 16, 2020
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The 2020 Oscar Nominations Are Big for Comic Book Movies, Not So Good to Female Directors

One of the biggest events in Awards Season is here, and it’s the release of the Oscar nominations! This winter has been full of competitive awards shows and campaigning, and it’s all coming to an end. After the Golden Globes earlier this month, fans have been making their predictions on who would get the coveted […]

BY Meghan Hale January 14, 2020
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The New Morbius Trailer Shows a New Love Between Marvel and Sony

Not long ago, Sony announced that Spider-Man was out of the MCU, despite the billion-dollar success of Spider-Man: Far From Home. But, after a drunken conversation with Tom Holland, the two studios agreed that Spidey belonged in the MCU. However, the rest of the upcoming Sony Spider-Man projects—Venom 2, Morbius, and Black Cat and Silver […]

BY Roman Colombo January 13, 2020
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Adaptive Switch Controller Goes Viral After Dad Builds Set-Up for Daughter

I thought the collaboration between Nintendo and Microsoft as of late provided a great dialogue on the power of gaming. Instead of fighting with one another over sales, both companies focused on bringing together their fan bases. Well, as it turns out, the company’s efforts helped to make something incredibly inspiring and innovative possible. This […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 21, 2020
Marvel’s Avengers Game Delayed, Second Delay for Square Enix in 2020

Here we are, just weeks in 2020, and another major game is pushed back to the second half of the year. News of the Marvel’s Avengers game delayed isn’t necessarily surprising. In a lot of ways, the move to delay a game to improve its final product is all but routine. Not to mention, a […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 20, 2020
Why Is Cyberpunk 2077 Delayed?: Details on the Biggest Game of 2020

BeingThere are a lot of weird things that happen during the end of a console cycle. For one, developers and publishers start to work on games for the unreleased, future consoles. Usually, that means the current generation consoles sort of get left in limbo. It’s a weird period of time, but one thing left gamers […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 19, 2020
Left 4 Dead 3 Rumors Ended in Valve Statement

It’s funny to think about the state of gaming rumors today. On the one hand, it’s wonderful having so many people looking into the latest news in gaming. Of course, this is going to come with a number of false rumors and unfounded speculations. Here at Comic Years, we try very hard to not report […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 18, 2020

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Marvel TV and Hulu Announce Cast For Upcoming MODOK Series

Marvel TV and Hulu are moving full speed ahead with MODOK, an upcoming animated series. The series will follow MODOK, a supervillain who is quite big-headed, both physically and with his ego. MODOK will be a part of 4 new animated series coming from Hulu and Marvel TV, all leading up to a special event […]

BY Meghan Hale January 22, 2020
New Project xCloud Games Hit Microsoft Service

Project xCloud is Microsoft’s approach to the game streaming wars. With Xbox titles like Gears of War 5 and Sea of Thieves playable from Android devices, the service is likely a huge part of the company’s future. Right now, the service is in a preview state. Players who want to try the experience can sign […]

BY Taylor Bauer January 22, 2020
Disney+ Releases Final Season Trailer for The Clone Wars Promises Epic Ending to Beloved Series

Over the next two weeks, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will end its theatrical run. This means that, once again, it’s possible we will never see a Skywalker on the big screen again. However, such is not the case for the small screen. Disney+ debuted a new trailer for the final season of The […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020
DC’s Legends of Tomorrow Season 5 Premiere Shows the Crisis Didn’t Change Much

Technically, the last hour of the Crisis On Infinite Earths finale was the season 5 premiere for DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. (If the giant walking Beebo wasn’t a clue.) However, the spiritual season 5 premiere of Legends of Tomorrow was Tuesday’s episode “Meet the Legends.” In the Legends of Tomorrow season 4 finale, the entire […]

BY Joshua M. Patton January 22, 2020