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X-Men: The Stories

Loved the TV show, comics or movies? This long-running franchise has made fans from all ages and generations. Here are some of our favorite stories and fun facts about this great series! Did you know that Hugh Jackman, who played Wolverine, took ice-cold showers every morning? It started by accident, when he hopped into the […]

Ghostbusters Is Back!

Who remembers the amazing Ghostbusters movie from 1984? Slime, marshmallows, and three guys battling ghosts all over the city. This was a well-loved movie for a reason. Now, 32 years later, it’s coming back! This July, get ready to run to the theaters and watch comedic masters Kristen Wiig, Melissa McCarthy, Kate McKinnon, and more take […]

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The 30 Best Star Trek Episodes

We went through all 79 episodes of this iconic show (the original, of course) and ranked the best 30. From worst to best, here’s the Star Trek episodes from the original series that made our cut! 30. “Bread and Circuses” – S02E25 30. “Bread and Circuses” — The USS Enterprise encounters wreckage of the SS […]

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Magical Harry Potter Facts You Didn’t Know

If you’re like most humans, you loved Harry Potter. Whether you were a fan from the beginning, or only discovered them through the movie franchise, this series held widespread appeal. Here are some of the greatest fun facts, stories, and photos from the series! Read on to find out how some of the amazing special […]

The Best Off the Beaten Track Travel Destinations

Who doesn’t love travel? Whether you’ve been lucky enough to strap a backpack to you and lace up your hiking boots, or if you love to daydream about your eventual round-the-world jaunt, most of us hope to see the world soon. There are some classics that many people talk about seeing – Paris, Rome, Rio […]

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The Matrix: Best Stories and Facts!

If you lived through the early aughts, you lived through The Matrix mania. This futuristic trilogy blew people’s minds with its deep, philosophical undertones, futuristic plot, and dystopian themes. The Wachowskis released three Matrix films, but the first was definitely our favorite. Here are some of the best behind the scenes stories, facts, and secrets […]

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The Dark Knight: Secrets and Fun Facts

Christopher Nolan’s 2008 film, The Dark Knight, was loved by everyone, from new Batman watchers to diehard fans. Heath Ledger gave a performance that stole the show, as (arguably) one of the best Jokers ever.  Nolan stunned moviegoers with this undoubtedly depressing and gritty film, breathing new life into the dying Batman franchise and creating […]

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The Godfather: Get The Stories!

The Godfather, released in 1972, was an instant classic for a reason. Based on an equally spellbinding novel by Mario Puzo, this adaptation by Francis Ford Coppola has kept audiences mesmerized – after initial screenings, people were so amazed that they sat in silence for a good few minutes before applauding – and provided endless […]

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So You Think You Love Pink Floyd?

Are you a Floyd Freak or a casual fan? Own all the albums, or just listened to them during your smoky college years? Whichever camp you fall into, we bet you’ll be blown away by these wild facts about this psychedelic British band. Plus, there’s a great rare video of them at the end! For […]

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Why The Breakfast Club is The Best Movie Ever

The 80’s were a time for many things – big hair, bigger shoulder pads, jazzercise. But one of the things that decade did best was high school movies. John Hughes pretty much invented the genre, giving us classics like National Lampoon’s Class Reunion, Pretty in Pink, Sixteen Candles, and Weird Science. One of his crowning […]

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Friends Finally Returns!

Yes! The day we’ve been waiting for since 2004 has finally come. NBC has confirmed that we will soon be able to see our favorite New Yorkers on-screen together (minus Matthew Perry, sadly). Don’t get too excited – it’s going to be a tribute to director James Burrows. Still, seeing the gang back together is […]

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The 25 Best Things About Almost Famous

I still remember the first time I saw Almost Famous. I was twelve, and my sister and I snuck into the theater (with its scandalous 14A rating, we were a few years too young to be watching it) and spent the next few hours enthralled by the music, clothes, and sweet love story between William and […]

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20 Reasons to Visit Thailand

It’s winter. That means cold, dreary days, not enough sunshine, and an utter lack of desire to leave your warm bed. It’s also the best time to start planning your fantasy vacation – and maybe even taking it. Right now we’re dreaming about crystal clear beaches, fresh coconuts, and wild parties on the beach. Here […]

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Broad City: Must Know Stories

Yassss, kween! Broad City has finally released the trailer for Season 3 and we.can’t.wait to see what our favorite stoner-go-lucky funnygirls are up to! This show not only  consistently provides big laughs, it shows two strong female leads who live their lives exactly as they damn please. We love Abbi and Ilana for their wild […]

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Zoolander Revisited: The Best Trivia and Stories

Get ready, Zoolander fans! Zoolander 2 (2oolander, as we like to refer to it) is coming out in just a few days, and we can’t wait to see what hijinks our favorite male models are getting up to these days! In honor of the new movie, we’ve put together some of our favorite trivia from […]

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The Best Movies to Watch This Valentine’s Day

The Best Valentine’s Day Movies Looking for a unique way to spend Valentine’s Day? Why not skip the stuffy restaurants, clichéd teddy bears, and overdone red roses in favor of a romantic date night at home? We recommend grabbing your favorite person, pet or blanket and curling up with a good romantic movie. We’ve put together […]

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Michael Jackson: The Trivia

Michael Jackson. King of Pop, world renowned entertainer, legend. He is unchallenged among rock and pop stars and is undeniably a legend. Find out everything you didn’t know about this unparalleled entertainer with these fun facts about him, plus, some great photos and videos at the end! Did you know… Michael Jackson is still making […]

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Everything You Wanted to Know About Donnie Darko

Most of us have seen director Richard Kelly’s time-traveling, supernatural film about a schizophrenic teen who commits a series of crimes, averts disaster, and has a rabbit friend. The movie was released in 2001, and in 2004, a directors cut, with more information, was released. Find out some of the best theories behind this masterpiece, […]

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Annie Hall: Trivia and Fun Facts

No matter what you think of Woody Allen personally, it’s undeniable that he has changed American cinema for the better. With an impressive range of films under his belt, this writer-director-actor is an undeniable creative genius. Allen is making the news again, for positive reasons this time! The 80 year old has recently announced that […]

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Pulp Fiction: Trivia and Little-Known Facts

Pulp Fiction, Revisited (Don’t miss the great video!) Quentin Tarantino, hugely talented filmmaker and director, has made many iconic films, but Pulp Fiction might just be his most influential. This quirky, darkly comic crime film has won numerous awards, revitalized careers of its actors, and wormed its way into our cultural lexicon. On a recent […]