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8 Times Black Panther Was an Unbelievable Badass 8 Times Black Panther Was an Unbelievable Badass

Black Panther isn’t just one of the Marvel universe’s smartest and most powerful heroes, he’s often the one with the most tricks up his sleeve. If Batman is DC Comics’ king of out-of-nowhere moments of surprise, T’Challa handily takes the crown for Marvel. Here’s a few times he grandly let us know he’s always a few…

12 Streaming Movies for Nerdy Romantics on Valentine's Day 12 Streaming Movies for Nerdy Romantics on Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is upon us, so we’ve scoured the big three streaming services—Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime—for movies that meld geeky themes with love. Some are tragic, some are salty, and some even involve zombies. Ain’t love grand?

5 Times That People Claimed to Be Real-Life Time Travelers 5 Times That People Claimed to Be Real-Life Time Travelers

Time travel as we see it in movies—using DeLoreans, phone booths, hot tubs, and the like—obviously doesn’t exist. But throughout history, people have insisted that they somehow managed to do it. Though most of their wild tales were eventually disproven, the stories are still incredible. Here are five of the most…

The 8 Best (and 4 Worst) Twist Endings in Scifi and Fantasy Movies The 8 Best (and 4 Worst) Twist Endings in Scifi and Fantasy Movies

Scifi and fantasy films are famously fond of twist endings. Certainly, authors like Richard Matheson and TV shows like The Twilight Zone are a big reason why—but last-act shocks reach back to the era of silent cinema, as anyone who’s seen 1920's The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari can attest. Last-act shocks don’t always…

The Richest Scifi and Fantasy Worlds in Video Games The Richest Scifi and Fantasy Worlds in Video Games

Few creative mediums let you explore stories like video games. Players don’t just watch a story—they participate in it, sometimes steering narratives to wildly divergent endings. But in order for an interactive experience to truly transport players, it needs to have a well-built world for them to live in. Here are…

13 Horror and Fantasy Movies and TV Shows Inspired by Urban Legends 13 Horror and Fantasy Movies and TV Shows Inspired by Urban Legends

Eerie entertainment frequently takes inspiration from urban legends, with good reason—nothing’s scarier than a fantastical tale that still feels like it just might be true. TV shows like The X-Files and Supernatural have made liberal use of contemporary folklore over the years, and plenty of feature films have been…

10 of the Silliest Star Wars Names for Real-World Objects 10 of the Silliest Star Wars Names for Real-World Objects

The Star Wars galaxy is a weird and wondrous place, full of laser swords, aliens, and sentient robots. This can make trying to depict the banality of life there a bit difficult. So over years of tie-in material, writers have had to come up with oodles of new words to make the normal things people encounter in everyday…

10 Feature Films Inspired By Real-Life Ghost Stories 10 Feature Films Inspired By Real-Life Ghost Stories

“Real-life” doesn’t necessarily mean “true,” especially when the context is ghost stories but spooky legends have a way of influencing pop culture, as in the upcoming Winchester starring Helen Mirren. The film is based on the life of a real person who believed spirits were guiding the construction of her mansion.

The 24 Biggest Questions We Have After Seeing Star Wars: The Last Jedi The 24 Biggest Questions We Have After Seeing Star Wars: The Last Jedi

One of the best things about Star Wars: The Last Jedi is that it solves several mysteries raised by The Force Awakens, but it also presents plenty of its own. Here are all the questions we had after we watched The Last Jedi—as well as our educated guesses as to their answers.

7 Great Directors Who Surprised Everyone by Making a Genre Film 7 Great Directors Who Surprised Everyone by Making a Genre Film

In light of the recent news that Quentin Tarantino might make a Star Trek movie—an R-rated Star Trek movie, at that—we picked our jaws up off the floor and starting thinking about other directors who took one notable, unexpected detour into the realms of scifi or fantasy. Here are seven favorites.

11 Minor Star Wars Characters Who Got Absurdly Full Lives Beyond the Movies 11 Minor Star Wars Characters Who Got Absurdly Full Lives Beyond the Movies

The Star Wars saga is filled with characters who never get the spotlight, but captured the minds of fans, no matter how minor or inconsequential their appearances were. Here’s 11 blink-and-you’ll-miss-them Star Wars characters that became more prominent than you could ever imagine, thanks to the multitude of tie-in…

20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have) 20 Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2017 (But Shouldn't Have)

If nothing else, 2017 has been a truly great year for science fiction and fantasy films. While many have been major motion pictures that no one could have avoided hearing about, there were also several standout movies that may have fallen through the cracks. We’re here to fix that. Here are the fantastic films you may…

The 7 All-Time Worst Dudes in Outer Space The 7 All-Time Worst Dudes in Outer Space

Between the alien monsters, the crazed androids, and the malfunctioning ships, space is already totally scary before you start factoring in humans and all their potential awfulness. And yet, there’s something about space that seems to attract a lot of assholes. Case in point: All seven of these guys.

5 Shopping-Mall Horror Tales That Are Almost as Terrifying as Black Friday 5 Shopping-Mall Horror Tales That Are Almost as Terrifying as Black Friday

Sometime in recent history, Black Friday morphed from a day of markdowns that kicked off the Christmas-shopping season to a contact sport. But horror movies have long since viewed the mall as a breeding ground for terror. What’s scarier than being trampled by frenzied bargain hunters? Read on.

All 19 Pixar Movies, Ranked All 19 Pixar Movies, Ranked

In the past two decades, computer animation studio Pixar has captivated audiences all over the world with an abundance of original stories, unforgettable characters, unique settings, and complex emotions. Pixar makes films that aren’t just great animated films, but great films period. So ranking them is damn near…

10 Fictional Religions From Movies and TV That Don't Involve Jedi or the Force 10 Fictional Religions From Movies and TV That Don't Involve Jedi or the Force

Many scifi and fantasy books explore religious themes: Octavia E. Butler’s Earthseed, Philip K. Dick’s Mercerism, etc. Onscreen, there’s no bigger spirituality movement than Star Wars’ Force. But there’s more to religion in genre movies and TV than the Jedi... so much more. Have you heard the good news?

The Most Essential Episodes of Justice League and Justice League Unlimited The Most Essential Episodes of Justice League and Justice League Unlimited

In a week, the Justice League will finally unite on the big screen. It’s far from the first time DC’s finest have gathered outside of the comics, and if the live-action has anything to live up to, it’s the beloved animated series and its continuation, Unlimited. Want to binge-watch to get in the justice mood? Here’s…

The 11 Scariest Movies Currently Streaming on Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon Prime The 11 Scariest Movies Currently Streaming on Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon Prime

The big streaming services always have a ton of horror movies on offer, but not all of them are especially fright-inducing. In honor of Halloween, put all the Sharknado and Gingerdead Man sequels aside in favor of actually scaring the bejesus out of yourself. Each of these 11 movies will haunt your nightmares.

10 Incredibly Silly Han Solo Stories That Absolutely Won't Be in the Solo Movie 10 Incredibly Silly Han Solo Stories That Absolutely Won't Be in the Solo Movie

The allure of Han Solo is one of the most potent draws of the whole Star Wars mythos. A swarthy smuggler with a troublesome past who evolves into one of the Rebellion’s greatest heroes? It was an appeal that led to all sorts of stories being written about Han in the myriad tie-in novels and comics... some good some…

10 Obscure Cult Horror Movies Everyone Should Watch (and Re-Watch) 10 Obscure Cult Horror Movies Everyone Should Watch (and Re-Watch)

You’ve seen the horror heavy-hitters, like Halloween, The Shining, and The Exorcist. You’ve also seen the most-beloved cult horror flicks, like Evil Dead 2 and Re-Animator. Now, peel away one more layer and unearth some obscure horror gems that are primed to infect your nightmares with fresh terrors.

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