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Joe Pera Talks Us Through the Tough Times with Relaxing Old Footage

His style is wholesome, relaxing, and...intended to put you to sleep? In an interview with Deadline, Pera discusses his influences, subdued comedy style, and his Emmy-hopeful pandemic series, Relaxing Old Footage with Joe Pera.[caption id="attachment_1230807" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Joe Pera and friend (Image: Adult Swim)[/caption]His idea behind it was to take unused footage from his Adult[...]

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Will the Comic Industry Really Have 'Pandemic Collectibles'?

We looked at the big rollout on Wednesday, but he gave further promotional details to ICV2 earlier in the week, telling us all about, as he put it, 'pandemic collectibles', saying It was my son Josh's idea to utilize, effectively, a cross between the Comics Code Authority stamp and the Marvel Value Stamp The slogan, of[...]

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ROH Star Joe Hendry Goes Viral with McDonald's-Themed Oasis Parody

And Hendry's musical talents are paying off big for Ring of Honor during the pandemic, as Hendry has produced a viral hit with a song parodying Oasis's Wonderwall about the lack of McDonald's and its subsequent reopening."Today was gonna be the day that I went and got a double cheese," Hendry sings, mimicking the vocal[...]

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Ike Perlmutter, 7 Others Fund 50 Tons of Food for Florida Food Bank

Claudia and Nelson Peltz, Leni and Peter May, Hallie Dunn and Matt Peltz are the other three couples.[caption id="attachment_673050" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump shakes hands with Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter at a bill signing.[/caption]The Palm Beach County Food Bank provides food for more than 200,000 residents; the report reveals, up from 100,000 before the pandemic[...]

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SNL at Home: Pete Davidson, Cecily Strong and Bowen Yang Check In

NBC's Saturday Night Live returns tonight at 11:30 pm ET/PT for the second edition of "SNL at Home," once again produced remotely from the cast's homes (or respective "home locations" since we don't want to presume) with familiar elements from the show like "Weekend Update" as well as original content from the cast. The first […]

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More Comic Book Stores Close Permanently

The coronavirus pandemic is already causing some shops to shutter, not just for the duration, but for good Bleeding Cool previously reported that's what Lee's Comics was doing, but a few more comic stores have made a similar decision More stores opened in 2019 than closed, but it is unlikely anyone will be able to[...]

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In Churl Yo's "Isonation": Ultimate Social Distancing

She teams up with a soldier for hire, Caleb, and Neema, a secret revolutionary as she ventures back out into the real world.Yo, who lives in Seattle, talks about how he had not anticipated that around the time of release, the world of the book would reflect the world he was living in.Yo chatted about[...]

5 Movies That Prove That Vampires Were Always the Plague

5 Movies That Prove That Vampires Were Always the Plague

That’s why in this moment of pandemic-driven barred doors and empty streets, we wanted to present to you five vampire films that took just “shelter in place” orders and gave them teeth.Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) dir by Werner Herzog Available on Prime Just as in the silent 1921 original, the vampire presented in Nosferatu[...]






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Pandemic, Stranger Things D&D Among Board Games for Amazon's Deal of the Day

Now $21.62 Pandemic – Was $39.99 Now $23.99For the rest of the list, click here. Amazon has a massive sale on the most popular board games spanning over 100 titles for their deal of the day. The titles span across all genre from the classics, themed-version of the classics, RPGs, adventure, co-op with significant discounts until[...]

Asmodee Digital is Bringing Catan, Munchkin, and More to the Switch

Switch ports of Carcassonne, The Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game, Pandemic, Catan, and Munchkin are already in development for Switch optiomization. “Bringing our most popular titles to new platforms is a no-brainer, but we’re going a step above to make sure they are optimized for Nintendo Switch,” said Philippe Dao, CMO of Asmodee Digital[...]

'Cargo' Review: Sherlock's Martin Freeman Brings Heartbreak to Familiar Horror [Tribeca 2018]

Co-directors Ben Howling and Yolanda Ramke's (who also wrote the screenplay) feature-length adaptation of their 2013 viral short film stars Martin Freeman (The Hobbit) as a a father infected by a terrifying pandemic who finds himself searching for a safe home for his infant daughter -- and possibly a cure.[caption id="attachment_842713" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Netflix[/caption]Here's our review[...]