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Sam F. Dvorak

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Trailer Breakdown: ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’

The thrilling teaser is the most watched movie trailer in history, garnering a staggering 355.5 million views in 24 hours — beating out “Avengers: Endgame” by almost 70 million views.


Is a Harry Potter Cinematic Universe in the Works?

The Wizarding World is vast, and a Harry Potter Cinematic Universe could explore every corner of it from fresh angles.

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‘Another Round’ is Intoxicatingly Good

While the film risks glamorizing excessive drinking, “Another Round” is also brilliantly acted with a life-affirming message.

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Virtual Experiments are Welcome at the Boston Magic Lab

Magicians and audiences from Boston and around the world gathered together virtually for the Boston Magic Lab’s final show of 2020.

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What the Hell Happened: Depp Leaves 'Fantastic Beasts'

It’s been a tough year to be a Harry Potter fan.

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season Two Preview: The Dangers of Fan Service

Overdoing fan service has not served “Star Wars” well in the past, and giving into it now would deal “The Mandalorian” (and the franchise as a whole) a crippling blow.

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‘Utopia’ Premiere Isn’t Quite Perfect

The opening credits for this first episode are jarringly reminiscent of the news: a montage of environmental disasters, police holding back protesters, and viruses in petri dishes.

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‘Enola Holmes’ Delightfully Reorients the World of Sherlock Holmes

The game is afoot!

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Trailer Breakdown: 'Dune'

No one has been able to create a “Dune” adaptation that sticks. For Denis Villeneuve, the third time may be the charm.