Johnny Brayson
Johnny is a freelance writer and comedian who used to live in New York and now lives in Los Angeles. He misses pizza but is trying to get into something called acai bowls.
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Here's The Full List Of Baby Jack-Jack's MANY Powers In 'Incredibles 2'

Minor spoilers for Incredibles 2 to follow. Incredibles 2 is finally here, and that means the Parr family is back to fight crime once more. There's Elastigirl, who can stretch her body like rubber; Mr. Incredible, who's incredibly strong and resilien…
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Incredibles 2' Def Doesn't Take Place When You Think It Does

Pixar has come down with franchise fever over the last few years, churning out long overdue sequels like Monsters University, Cars 3, and Finding Dory. The trend is set to continue with this year's Incredibles 2, which is hitting theaters a whopping …
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The Real 'Tag' Story Is Even More Unbelievable Than The Movie

A lot of movies are based on or inspired by true stories, but you're unlikely to find one as bizarre as Tag. The new comedy is about a group of adult friends who have been competing in a high stakes game of tag for several decades, and it's actually,…
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This 'Ocean's 8' Decision Proves It's So Not Your Average Blockbuster

The 2018 summer blockbusters keep coming, but moviegoers are finally going to get something different. After the barrage of superhero movies led by the likes of Avengers: Infinity War and Deadpool 2, many fans would appreciate a film from a different…
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This Ridiculously Cool 'Ocean's 8' Technology Isn't As Far-Fetched As It Seems

Minor spoilers to follow. Heist movies typically involve outlandish and complicated plots that stretch the limits of believability, and Ocean's 8 is no exception. The film's main story centers around a plan to swipe a $150 million Cartier necklace fr…
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This 'Ocean's 8' Prop Has The Most Fascinating History

The Ocean's franchise is back, but this time instead of featuring George Clooney and his bros, Ocean's 8 is about an all-female crew led by Sandra Bullock's Debbie Ocean. Fans of the franchise can still expect the same type of camaraderie and extrava…
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That Danny Ocean Storyline In 'Oceans 8' Might Not Be As Finished As It Seems

Spoilers to follow for Ocean's 8. There's a pretty big shock at the start of Ocean's 8 when it's revealed that Danny Ocean is dead. It's stated early on that the former protagonist of the franchise, portrayed by George Clooney in three films, passed …
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The Real 'American Animals' Guys Have Come A Long Way Since Their College Robbery

The new film American Animals is not your typical heist movie. Sure, at the center of the film is an ambitious and elaborate heist that wouldn't feel too out of place in one of the Ocean's movies, but it's actually quite a bit different. And that's b…
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The Real 'Adrift' Story Is Way Sadder Than The Movie

Shailene Woodley's newest movie makes Divergent look like a walk in the park. In Adrift, Woodley portrays Tami Oldham, a sailor who accompanies her fiancé Richard Sharp on a sailing trip from Tahiti to San Diego. But when a hurricane strikes during t…
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Don't Forget, Han Solo Fans — Your Fave's Done Some Seriously Shady Things

Han Solo's early days are on display in the new film Solo: A Star Wars Story, as the movie shows what the scruffy-looking nerf herder was up to before he met Luke and Leia in the original Star Wars film, A New Hope. Solo depicts the beginnings of Han…
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Here’s When ‘Solo’ Takes Place In The Star Wars Timeline

The budding Star Wars cinematic universe continues to expand with the second-ever standalone Star Wars film, Solo: A Star Wars Story. The film joins the ranks of Rogue One as the only other Star Wars movie that's not a part of the long-running Skywal…
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This Is The Best Way To Watch ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story', Hands Down

It's that time again. The latest Star Wars blockbuster is hitting theaters, and fans are once again debating whether they should spend the big bucks to see the movie in 3D or not. This time, the film is Solo: A Star Wars Story, which promises to be a…
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The Disney Movie With The Best Soundtrack Is On Netflix In June So Get Ready To Sing Along

When it comes to making animated movies, no studio can hold a candle to Disney. The company has churned out countless classics going all the way back to 1937's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, but perhaps its most impressive string of hits came in th…
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Why This 'Deadpool 2' Villain Is Such An Iconic X-Men Baddie

Spoilers ahead. When it comes to X-Men villains, there are a handful that are considered iconic. There's Magneto of course, Wolverine's archnenemy Sabretooth, powerful Apocalypse, the robotic Sentinels, spooky Mr. Sinister, and sly Mystique (though n…
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The Villain Of 'Deadpool 2' Has The Most Complex Origin Story Ever

Deadpool 2 finally introduces one of the most iconic X-Men characters to the big screen in Cable, the time-traveling mutant portrayed by Thanos himself, Josh Brolin. One reason why it's taken so long for the character to appear on film is because his…
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The X-Force's Comics Story Is WAY Different Than In 'Deadpool 2'

The latest X-Men adjacent film from Fox is Deadpool 2, and while the film continues its predecessor's tradition of mocking the universe-building prevalent in other superhero movies, it also engages in quite a bit of of super team construction of its …
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The Breakout Star Of 'Deadpool 2' Was Hand-Picked By Ryan Reynolds Himself

Deadpool 2 seems to subscribe to the idea that bigger is better. The sequel to the surprise 2016 hit Deadpool has a bigger budget, bigger stakes, and most notably, a bigger cast than its predecessor. Josh Brolin has come on board as the iconic antihe…
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Why 'Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Season 6 Won't Premiere Until After 'Avengers 4'

Ever since its inception, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was meant to tie into the Marvel Cinematic Universe of films. The show has sometimes struggled with maintaining those connections, and the films stopped paying attention to whatever was happen…
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The 'Deadpool 2' Villain Is Basically An X-Men Mutant & Yep, He's A Major Threat

Josh Brolin is apparently not content with starring as one iconic Marvel Comics character in 2018. Less than a month after his already legendary role of Thanos in the history-making blockbuster Avengers: Infinity War, Brolin will punch superheroes ag…
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'Captain Marvel' Is Making Some MUCH-Needed Changes To Carol's Origin Story

The Marvel Cinematic Universe will soon get even bigger. Granted, Avengers: Infinity War did just kill off a ton of characters — though not all of them are likely to stay dead — but the franchise will still continue to grow for the foreseeable future…
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