Freddy Krueger

The Childhood Roots of Freddy Krueger’s Evil and Terror

Learn about the personal trauma that inspired Wes Craven’s one-gloved nightmare.

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The Legal Case Against Tekashi 6ix9ine

A quick refresher on the allegations levied against him.

Seth Rogen in Knocked Up

The Evolution of Seth Rogen

Revisit some of Rogen’s most iconic roles, including The 40-Year-Old Virgin, You, Me and Dupree, Superbad, Kung Fu Panda, and more.

Alien: Resurrection

Alien: Resurrection Set a New Standard for Lazy Sequels

The fourth sequel in the Alien franchise is part of Hollywood’s long trend of “milking it.”

The Joker

The Dangerous Legacy of The Joker

The Joker’s greatest trick of all might have been shining a light on the lost souls on the other side of the screen, who wished he could be their champion.

Lumberg Office Space

Fan Theories: Office Space’s Bill Lumbergh Wanted Initech Destroyed

There were far more menacing hands behind those TPS reports.

Jimi Hendrix at Newport Pop Festival

How Jimi Hendrix’s “All Along the Watchtower” Came to Soundtrack the Vietnam War

The story of how a simple cover turned into a song synonymous with the war itself.

sole kitchen tiny moving parts

Sole Kitchen: Tiny Moving Parts

Dylan Mattheisen gets his hands on a modified overdrive pedal. 


20 Years Ago, Blade Made Comic Book Movies Credible (Video)

Our latest video essay reveals how Blade paved the way for the modern superhero film.

Channel Changers

Channel Changers: Adult Swim Fest 2018

Dan Deacon, Big Freedia, Zola Jesus, and many more recall the TV that’s shaped their lives

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: Dream Warriors

How Freddy Krueger Went from Child Killer to MTV Rock Star

From action figures to NES games, Wes Craven’s dream demon was bigger than Jesus.

Sole Kitchen with Le Butcherettes

Sole Kitchen: Le Butcherettes

Teri Gender Bender gets her hands on a modified reverb pedal.