This Week's TV: In A Small Quarantined Town, Everyone Over Age 21 Dies

Netflix’s new series Between premieres this week, following a town full of kids who have no adults around and no way to escape to the outside world. Plus, we’ve got a clip of Wells revealing his motives to Barry on The Flash season finale and a look inside Supernatural’s season finale as well. » 5/18/15 12:00pm Monday 12:00pm

Graph: Which Game of Thrones episode corresponds to which book chapter

This is God’s work. Or at the very least, the work of a Grand Maester. Joeltronics made this very useful graph that shows which episode of Game of Thrones the TV show corresponds to which chapter and which book in the A Song of Ice and Fire books (aka the Game of Thrones books). That way you know what’s been shown… » 5/16/15 4:30pm 5/16/15 4:30pm

Could Michael Fassbender Stay On As Magneto After X-Men Apocalypse?

Marvel narrows down its new Spider-Man cast list, and the next Planet of the Apes has a title. Get another great look at Ryan Reynolds’ Deadpool outfit. There’s still a chance the next season of Person of Interest may not be its last. Plus, Arrow teases a new villain, and clips from Tomorrowland. To me, my Spoilers! » 5/15/15 6:00am 5/15/15 6:00am

What Science Fiction Or Fantasy Character Deserves More Recognition?

Samwell Tarly is no one’s favorite Game of Thrones character. Sure, he can’t fight and he’s kind of a coward, but he’s the only person in Westeros to have killed a White Walker, and he’s very possibly the smartest person in the Night’s Watch, which is going to be far more useful than swords in the fight to come. » 5/13/15 3:10pm 5/13/15 3:10pm

Discover The Real Historical Wars That Inspired Game Of Thrones

If you’re a Game of Thrones aficionado, you may already know that it was inspired by the Wars of the Roses, in which two noble English families fought during the 15th century for the English throne. This outstanding TED Talk video reveals the many historical people and events that GRRM used to create his epic fantasy. » 5/13/15 7:34am 5/13/15 7:34am

This Week's TV: M. Night Shyamalan Debuts His Own Version Of Twin Peaks

M. Night Shyamalan launches us into a new mysterious town with his series Wayward Pines — and it might not be completely awful. HBO’s latest true crime documentary asks: should we arrest a man for talking about planning to commit a crime? Plus, we’ve got the season finales of Arrow, Grimm, The Vampire Diaries, and … » 5/11/15 12:00pm 5/11/15 12:00pm

Why Michael Bay Can Make Movies About Cartoons That Kids Can’t See

Greetings but no salutations, my friends! We have no time for salutations because we have important things to talk about! Why is Michael Bay allowed to turn TMNT into softcore porn? What the hell is happening to Sansa on Game of Thrones? And, most importantly, why do I hate Batman? (Answer: I’m secretly Egghead.) » 5/07/15 12:00pm 5/07/15 12:00pm

Last Night’s Game Of Thrones Was Actually Pretty Hard To Watch

Two different groups of scary fanatics went on a rampage in the latest Game of Thrones episode, and it was pretty upsetting to watch, even by Thrones standards. The Sons of the Harpy and the Sparrows both want to restore old traditions, and they both build on the weaknesses of two very different queens.Spoilers… » 5/04/15 8:00am 5/04/15 8:00am