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Netflix’s Stranger Things Is a Perfect Example of How to Use Nostalgia Well

It’s been a long time since I’ve watched something that hits so many of my favorite tropes and narrative ideas.
Stranger Things

I Think I’m Going to Need 4 Seasons of Stranger Things

After one episode, this delightfully creepy throwback to classic ’80s Spielberg has me hooked.

Revisiting Silverhawks, Mighty Orbots, Kidd Video & Other Classic Cartoons

Time may not be kind to all of these cartoon series but my inner twelve-year-old still loves them.
Agent Carter

Agent Carter Is My Favorite Part of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe

No Marvel cinematic title comes close to “Agent Carter” in terms of charm and sheer enjoyment.
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What should the next Star Trek series be like?

Why should the new ‘Star Trek’ series tread old ground when it can boldly go where the franchise has never gone before?
Agents of Shield, Fitz

Dear Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Please Don’t Ruin Fitz

Fitz’s greatest strength isn’t his tech expertise, it’s his unconditional love and selflessness.
The Kingpin (Daredevil)

Netflix’s Daredevil Is a Sobering Story About the Tragedy of Evil

Daredevil isn’t just a hero’s origin story; it also chronicles the tragic, sobering evolution of a supervillain.
120 Minutes

The 120 Minutes Archive

Basically, it’s a massive nostalgia rush for those of us watching MTV in the late ’80s and early-to-mid ’90s.
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A Couple of Awesome Things for My Fellow Star Trek Fans

These fan-made works ensure that Star Trek keeps journeying on into the unknown.
Marvel's Agents of Shield

What’s Going to Happen in Season Two of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.?

Game of Thrones

I Don’t Regret Missing Out On Game of Thrones

I don’t mind missing out on an adaptation that has a fundamentally flawed and/or carelessly casual approach to its source material.
The Simpsons & Miyazaki

The Simpsons and Hayao Miyazaki, Together at Last

The Simpsons pay tribute to the animation master.


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