SyFy’s “Krypton” Shows a Lot of Promise in its Pilot Episode

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DC Extended Universe’s latest show “Krypton”, premiered on SyFy last 21 March 2018, and on HOOQ last 29 March 2018. The show follows the life of Seg-El, 200 years before the birth of his grandson, Superman. This article is a review of the pilot episode. (Warning: Spoilers ahead) Krypton’s pilot opens with showing the three […]

Stephen Hawking and His Contribution to Science Fiction

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Dr. Stephen Hawking, the brilliant astrophysicist who made cosmology understandable for the rest of mankind, died last 14 March 2018. That’s Albert Einstein’s birthday, as well as Pi day. Dr. Hawking was born on 8 January 1942, on the death anniversary of Galileo Galilei. He earned his first-class degree in Natural Science from Oxford University. He […]

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Zombie Thriller “Ravenous” Revives the Genre of the Undead

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Warning: Mild spoilers ahead. Ravenous (French Canadian: Les Affamés) is a zombie thriller set against the backdrop of rural Quebec’s fields and forests. Just like how Train to Busan showcased Korea’s filial culture and affinity for drama, Ravenous takes us deep into Quebec’s countryside, a side of Canada that is rarely displayed in Hollywood movies. […]

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Netflix’s Veronica is a Terrifying Tale of the Occult

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Warning: Major spoilers ahead. You have been warned. Paco Plaza’s horror film “Veronica” recounts the paranormal events in Madrid, Spain in 1991, similar to the incidents portrayed in The Conjuring films. It is nominated for seven Goya Awards, including Best Film, Best New Actress, and Best Director. The film begins on 12 June 1991, the […]

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Why DC and Marvel Have Their Own Captain Marvels

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Marvel’s Captain Marvel and DC’s Captain Marvel (now known as Shazam), will be competing at the box office next year. But before these two movies hit the screens, let’s look at why the two biggest comic book houses have a character of the same name – and what makes them different. History DC’s Captain Marvel […]

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Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: A Superhero Story With a Relevant Mission

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This review contains some mild spoilers. You have been warned. The first scenes of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther clearly indicate what this film intends to do: one, tell the story of Black Panther, and two, address the issues African-Americans and Africans are still facing today. Black Panther is a one-of-a-kind superhero movie that beautifully tells the […]

X-Men’s New Mutants: Who is Cannonball?

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Welcome to GrokPost’s third article in the New Mutants series. In the past couple of weeks, we introduced Magik and Wolfsbane. This week, we’re putting the spotlight on Cannonball. Our commentary is largely based on Cannonball’s narratives from the official Marvel website, Marvel fan page, Comic Book Kid, and TheMtVernonKid. Names Cannonball’s real name is […]

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X-Men’s New Mutants: Who is Magik?

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X-Men’s 13th installment, “New Mutants” is a superhero horror flick that narrates the inner struggles of five new mutants and their battle against Demon Bear. The Josh Boone-directed film opens in theatres on 13 April 2018. Every week for five weeks, we will be discussing one New Mutant to know about their history, superpowers, and […]

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Getting to Know Marvel’s Black Panther

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Everyone’s excited about Marvel’s newest installment, “Black Panther”, which drops in theatres this February 2018. A lot of hardcore Marvel fans are looking forward to the film, as well as those who have come to love its Cinematic Universe. But what if you’re clueless, but raring to watch the film? Here’s some trivia to help […]

What’s Next for Game of Thrones and the Westerosi Narrative

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Earlier this month, HBO confirmed that Game of Thrones will be returning in 2019: Send a raven.#GameofThrones returns to @HBO for its eighth and final season in 2019: https://t.co/FpWV0O0L9i — Game Of Thrones (@GameOfThrones) January 4, 2018 Cinematic and more epic Many fans are wondering why it’s taking so long for Game of Thrones to […]