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.

The New Movies & TV Shows On Netflix This Week Include A 'Stranger Things' Lookalike

There's pretty much no way that any one person can watch every new Netflix original series that comes out. Due to the streaming site's multibillion dollar investment strategy in original content, there are new series premiering constantly, and it's…
By Johnny Brayson

A Real Secret CIA Branch Inspired ‘Mile 22’

Mark Wahlberg has been in loads of films where he portrays some kind of elite soldier or assassin. From Shooter to Lone Survivor, the actor seems most at home on screen with a rifle in his hand. His latest is Mile 22, where he portrays CIA agent…
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The 'Crazy Rich Asians' Soundtrack Is Just As Groundbreaking As The Film

Crazy Rich Asians is finally here. The hyped rom-com is shattering barriers when it comes to Asian representation in Hollywood, with a cast that's nearly all Asian in roles that aren't typically given to Asians in American films. The movie is so far…
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7 Comet Moments From 'Full House' That Prove He’s The Best Sitcom Dog Of The ‘90s

Full House was, as its title implied, a sitcom with a very large cast. With Danny, D.J., Stephanie, and Michelle Tanner; Jesse, Becky, Alex, and Nicky Katsopolis; and Joey Gladstone all living under one roof, the show featured a very full house…
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11 'Friends' Series Finale Moments That Still Hold Up 14 Years Later

It's hard to believe, but it's been over 14 years since Friends aired its final episode. 14 years! Back then, George W. Bush was still in the first term of his presidency, there was no such thing as an iPhone, and the year's highest grossing film…
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The New Movies & Shows On Netflix This Week Include Your New Fave Rom-Com

When it comes to Netflix's new offerings this week, there's one selection that stands out from the crowd. It's mostly the usual mix of random studio films like Alexander and Ultraviolet, new seasons of network TV shows like The 100, and loads of…
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Here’s The Real Story Behind Adam Driver's ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Character

They say truth is stranger than fiction, and that expression has perhaps never been more evident than in the new Spike Lee film BlacKkKlansman. The movie tells the true story of how a black police officer, Ron Stallworth, managed to infiltrate a…
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The New Kesha Documentary Will Give You A New Perspective On The Singer

To say that Kesha has had an eventful few years would be a massive understatement. The pop singer, 31, first rose to fame nearly a decade ago with a string of silly and fun party pop hits like "Tik Tok" and "We R Who We R" before largely…
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The 12 Saddest 'Friends' Moments Ever — Yes, Including The Prom Video

Friends is widely considered to be one of the greatest television comedies of all time. Over 10 seasons on NBC, the popular sitcom produced countless laughs thanks to the witty sarcasm of Chandler, the absent-mindedness of Joey, and the charming…
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'Downton Abbey' Fans Will Freak Out Over Netflix's New Movie

For anyone looking to check out the new Netflix original film The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society who is also a fan of Downton Abbey, you may be momentarily convinced that the new movie is a spinoff of the classic TV drama. That's…
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Here Are All The New Movies & Shows On Netflix This Week

More than ever, Netflix is leaning on their own original content to draw in subscribers, and this week is no different. Out of over a dozen new movies and shows hitting Netflix this week, only a handful are not Netflix original productions. The vast…
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The 'Christopher Robin' Voice Cast Will Give You A Serious Dose Of Nostalgia

Winnie the Pooh is back! OK, Pooh never really went anywhere to be honest. Since he made his Disney debut in the 1966 theatrical short Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree, the silly old bear has appeared in Disney films, shorts, or television shows…
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19 Movies Streaming On HBO Now That'll Make You So Nostalgic

New movies are great and all, but sometimes what you're in the mood for is just a familiar film you grew up watching. Thankfully, for HBO subscribers, there are loads of nostalgic movies on HBO Now that will give people born in the '80s and '90s…
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Netflix’s New Movies & Shows This Week Include An Underrated Disney Classic

Over the past few years, Netflix has largely become known as the place where people go to binge watch TV shows. But the company largely started as a movie rental service ("flix" is in the company's name, after all), and now it looks like Netflix is…
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Timothée Chalamet’s New Movie Will Make You Feel Like An Angsty Teen All Over Again

It's late July, and that means the evenings routinely transform into those sweet, hot, summer nights. So it's quite fitting then that on July 27, a new film from A24 called Hot Summer Nights opens in theaters. The film, which takes place during the…
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A Complete Ranking Of All The 'Full House' Vacation Episodes

Back in the '90s, it was pretty routine for sitcoms to do vacation episodes. Watching TV is already an escape for viewers, but when you add an exotic locale on top of that? Well, that's just the ultimate escape. And although many classic shows did…
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13 Docs To Stream If You Can't Get Enough ‘Shark Week’

We're smack dab in the middle of summer, and you know what that means: Shark Week is here. Everybody loves the Discovery Channel's long-running ode to those denizens of the deep (including Donald Trump, according to Stormy Daniels), but let's face…
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13 New Movies & Shows On Netflix This Week, Including The Return Of A Favorite TV Series

Another week, another crop of movies and shows releasing on Netflix. For the week of July 23 through July 29, the streaming service is continuing its recent trend of loading up with original content, with eight of its 13 new offerings all being…
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Here's Where To Spot Those Sneaky ABBA Cameos In 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again'

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again isn't exactly your typical movie. After all, it's the sequel to a film that's based on a play that doesn't have a sequel and is itself based on the music of a Swedish pop group from the '70s. See? Not normal. The new…
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Why The ‘Mamma Mia!’ Franchise Might Not Be Ending Just Yet

Mamma Mia! was a huge hit when it was released in 2008, earning a monstrous $610 million at the worldwide box office off of a tiny $52 million budget and becoming the highest-grossing live action musical ever until last year, when its record was…
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