Podcast: The Summer Movies We Can't Wait to See

Podcast: The Summer Movies We Can't Wait to See

Welcome back to the IGN Movies Podcast! In this week’s episode, Jim Vejvoda and Tom Jorgensen are joined by entertainment features executive editor Scott Collura to talk about the latest happenings in the genre moviesphere. (And sorry for such a long break in-between episodes!) We dive into what we thought of the new Deadpool 2 and Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom trailers, and also weigh in on the current state of video game movies in light of the recent release of Rampage. We also discuss the news that Steven Spielberg will direct a DC movie. The bulk of this week’s episode, though, is dedicated to which summer movies we’re most looking forward to, starting with Marvel’s The Avengers: Infinity War … which we will be back next week to talk about in full spoilerish detail! Continue reading…
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Former Smallville Star Arrested in Relation to Sex Trafficking Cult

Former Smallville Star Arrested in Relation to Sex Trafficking Cult

Allison Mack, the former Smallville actress has been arrested in connection with a sex trafficking cult run by Keith Raniere. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Mack and Raniere were charged with sex trafficking, sex trafficking conspiracy, and forced labor conspiracy. United States Attorney Richard P. Donoghue had this to say in his statement: “As alleged in the indictment, Allison Mack recruited women to join what was purported to be a female mentorship group that was, in fact, created and led by Keith Raniere,” Donoghue said. “The victims were then exploited, both sexually and for their labor, to the defendants’ benefit.” Continue reading…
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Fortnite: Where to Find the Moisty Mires Treasure and Taco Shops

Fortnite: Where to Find the Moisty Mires Treasure and Taco Shops

Whether you’re hunting for treasure in the Moisty Mires or visiting your favorite taco shops, here’s our best advice to help you complete this week’s Battle Royale challenges in Fortnite.
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Riverdale Season 2 is Mishandling its Best Character

Riverdale Season 2 is Mishandling its Best Character

This opinion piece contains spoilers for Riverdale Seasons 1 and 2. On paper, Riverdale’s Cheryl Blossom is basically a walking stereotype. She’s a Mean Girl trope, a Regina George wannabe who not only rules Riverdale High, but who makes life miserable for our designated heroes. Her expensive clothes, dramatic makeup and outsize attitude clearly mark her as an enemy, the embodiment of every socially awkward teen’s worst nightmare. Every high school has a Cheryl, after all. As viewers, we’re theoretically supposed to mistrust her, to root for her downfall, to see her as something less than the wholesome foursome at Riverdale’s center: Superjock Archie and overachiever Betty, rebellious Jughead and bad-but-not-that-bad girl Veronica. We know right from the series’ first episode who Cheryl Blossom is supposed to be. Or do we? Continue reading…
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