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Listen: ‘Westworld’ Star Evan Rachel Wood on Her Future on the Show

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Crisis Theory,” the finale of “Westworld” Season 3. Dolores may have been killed off — or erased — on “Westworld,” but that doesn’t mean the actor who portrayed her, Evan Rachel Wood, is necessarily done with the show. “I want to come back,” Wood, who […]
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Diamond Select Unveils New Figures for Independence Day!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Diamond Select unveils new figures for Independence Day! In time for Independence Day, Diamond Select Toys is celebrating with a special wave of new figures and products at comic shops and online, including new Westworld figures, two new Legends in 3D busts and other action figures! The new figures, along with previous special releases, can be viewed in the gallery below! RELATED: Diamond Select Previews: Lobo, Doctor Doom, The Mandalorian & More! ...
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The Morning Watch: The Ghosts and VFX of ‘Ghostbusters’, The Origin of “Oh Yeah” from ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, watch a vintage featurette on the making of the ghosts, monsters, and visual effects of the original Ghostbusters. Plus, learn how the famous “Oh Yeah” song from Ferris Bueller’s Day Off came into existence,...
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Amazon is making a Fallout TV show with Westworld’s creators

Amazon today revealed it has a series in the works based on Fallout, Bethesda‘s open-world post-apocalyptic survival series. It’ll be helmed by the same people behind Westworld, so we can only hope it’ll be a fun adaptation. Broadcast received: — Fallout (@Fallout) July 2, 2020 According to the announcement from Bethesda, this is the culmination of a years-long effort to get Fallout adapted into a series. Todd Howard, executive producer at Bethesda Game Studios (and my et...
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Fallout Is Getting a TV Show from the Team Behind Westworld

War may never change in the bleak, irradiated dystopia of the Fallout universe, but the way you’re going to experience it is: Amazon Studios is teaming up with Bethesda to bring the beloved RPG series to television, and it’s tapped the minds of Westworld to do so.Read more...
Tags: Science, Video Games, Streaming, Westworld, Fallout, Bethesda, Amazon Studios, Bethesda Game Studios, Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy

Tessa Thompson Loved Going ‘Full Terminator’ in ‘Westworld’ Season 3

“Westworld” season 3 upped the action for Tessa Thompson’s character Charlotte Hale, and she loved every bit of it. In her “Actors on Actors” conversation with Ramy Youssef, star and creator of Hulu’s “Ramy,” Thompson said she got to go “full Terminator” in some of the intense action sequences on the latest season. She first […]
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Tessa Thompson and Ramy Youssef on ‘Westworld,’ ‘Ramy’ and Why Representation Matters

Ramy Youssef’s Golden Globe win this year, for his comic role on his series “Ramy,” came as a delightful surprise. And on “Westworld,” Tessa Thompson is casting into the future, imagining a woman of color who’s eventually inhabited by an android — and keeping her work human scale throughout. They talked to each other over […]
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The Morning Watch: Making of ‘Westworld’ Season 3, The ABCs of Cinematography & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, go behind the scenes of the third season of Westworld to see how they pulled of some of the visual effects sequences, which included some help from the technology used to make The Mandalorian. Plus, learn ab...
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Loot Crate Releases Westworld-Themed Crate, Get Discount Code!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Loot Crate Releases Westworld-Themed Crate, Get Discount Code! Loot Crate has announced their new Westworld themed Sci-Fi Loot Crate, which includes an awesome shirt, mug, banner and more. In addition, you can get 15% off with the code  SCIFI15 if you order between now and July 15 at 9pm PT. Supplies are limited. Click here to order the Westworld Sci-Fi Crate now! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoR...
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How the Environments of ‘Pose,’ ‘Westworld,’ ‘Killing Eve’ Inform Characters’ Emotional Arcs

In entering into the world of FX’s “Pose,” one steps onto the gritty streets of 1980s and 1990s New York City, where characters are losing loved ones to HIV/AIDS — and at the same time attending colorful, vibrant balls that allow for a creative outlet and safe space for those who identify as LGBTQ. These […]
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How ‘Westworld’ Pulled Off Season 3’s Premiere Car Attack

In its third season, “Westworld” stepped into the human world and, in doing so, raised the question of how much power former theme park host Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) would have on unfamiliar turf. The season premiere episode answered that immediately, first when she overrode a smart home to get access to its powerful owner, […]
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5 International Sci-Fi Shows Worth Checking Out on Netflix

Science fiction has a rich history in countless cultures, from the Epic of Gilgamesh to 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. And Netflix has been getting in on the action for a while now. Here are our five picks for international sci-fi shows you should definitely check out on the streaming platform.Read more...
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Westworld Season 3 Recap

Westworld Season 3 Recap The third season of HBO’s Westworld shifted away from the Westworld theme park setting and toward the world and context within which the place exists. The hosts were out in the real world in Season 3 to lead a revolution, stop a revolution, and find the truth. To close out our recaps of Westworld Season 3, we are looking back at what Dolores, Maeve, and Bernard did outside of the park. Dolores The question hanging on from Season 2 was about the pearls that Dolores ...
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The 16 best shows on HBO Max right now

HBO Max is officially here, and the best series you can watch at launch include legacy shows and an original.
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Jonathan Nolan Offers an Ominous Hint About the Direction of Westworld's Next Season

A reckoning is coming. (Spoilers for the end of the third season incoming.)Read more...
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Updates From Westworld, Avatar 2, and More

Emily Blunt and Dwayne Johnson could team up again for a new comic book adaptation. Neve Campbell says she’s been broached about the fifth Scream film. Phil Lord offers a tiny tease of the work on Into the Spider-Verse 2. Joel McHale talks his Stargirl filming experience. Plus, another Sword and Shield fave is coming…Read more...
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‘Westworld’ May Not Actually Run Six Seasons

HBO recently gave Westworld season 4 a green light, and when word of that renewal broke, it came with a rumor. That rumor stated that behind-the-scenes, showrunners Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy were planning for six seasons total. But now we’ve learned that’s not true. Nolan and Joy say they’ve never actually discussed how many seasons they want to do, because circumstances can always change. How many Westworld seasons will there be? Well, at least four – since season 4 was recently confirmed...
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What to expect from Westworld season 4

The season 3 finale of Westworld left fans speechless and inspired many questions on the plot of season 4.
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Dolores’ Westworld Finale Arc May Be Just the Beginning

What will that dramatic Westworld season three finale mean for all the big players moving forward? Co-showrunner Jonathan Nolan had a few thoughts to share—especially when it comes to the show’s biggest player of all. Read more...
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Westworld Creators Debunks Six Season Plan Rumors

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Westworld creators debunks six season plan rumors Following the confirmation of Westworld‘s fourth season renewal last month, reports have been circulating that HBO’s critically-acclaimed sci-fi series will only run for six seasons. However, in a recent interview with Variety, when asked about the rumored six-season plan for the series, creators Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy were quick to clarify that the rumors aren’t true. They further explained that they haven’t even re...
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‘Westworld’ Season 3 Finale Down 18% From Last Season

“Westworld” has gone offline for the time being, as its bumper season 3 finale delivered a small ratings boost from the penultimate episode, but was ultimately still down roughly 18% from the season 2 curtain call. Sunday’s episode, which featured multiple (potential) major character deaths, drew 1.8 million total viewers across all of HBO’s platforms, […]
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‘Westworld’ Showrunners on Beloved Character’s Exit, Ending of the Series

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Crisis Theory,” the Season 3 finale of “Westworld.” So much happened in the Season 3 finale of “Westworld” — for one, Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) managed to eradicate the all-knowing artificial intelligence Rehoboam, but in doing so seemingly erased herself from existence, all as the […]
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What Happened This Week on ‘Westworld’ Season 3: “Crisis Theory”

Westworld season 3 is over, and while it might be a controversial stance, let’s call this the worst season of the series yet. Yes, there were plenty of valid complaints about season 2. But even at its worse, season 2 was at least mildly interesting. The same can not be said of season 3, which managed to make non-stop action and full-blown societal chaos boring. So let’s see what happened on Westworld season 3 this week. Dolores Gets a New Body First thing’s first: after “dying” last week, ...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Features, Westworld, William, Arnold, Charlotte, Dolores, Delos, Don, Bernard, Lauren, Stubbs, Ed Harris

Westworld Season 3 Gave Us Too Many Familiar Twists

Westworld is a show that lives to surprise us. The first season of the sci-fi series gave us some mind-bending plot reveals, spawning wild theories and an online community dedicated to sniffing out the truth. While season two did manage to shock us a few times, season three’s big twists have mostly fallen flat—because…Read more...
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From ‘Upload’ to ‘Westworld’: The Cautionary Tales of Technology-Driven Series

In the real world, almost every adult has a smart phone in his or her pocket and many also utilize virtual assistants, but more advanced technology from smart thermostats to self-parking cars remain fewer and farther between. The reel world, though, is opting to go beyond reflecting what average citizens have in their lives today, […]
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Go Behind the Scenes of Westworld Season 3 Finale in New Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Go behind the scenes of Westworld Season 3 finale in new featurette HBO has released the featurette for Westworld‘s episode 3.08 titled “Crisis Theory”, providing us with the behind-the-scenes look at last night’s mind-boggling third season finale. The video features interviews by the creative team and some of the main cast as they talked about the episode highlights including: the process of creating the chaotic riot scene; and Bernard’s emotional interaction with Arnol...
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Westworld Season 3 Episode 8 Recap

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Westworld Season 3 Episode 8 Recap In the previous episode of HBO’s Westworld, Dolores activated an EMP that shut down Solomon, Maeve, and herself. In Westworld Season 3 Episode 8, the season finale, Caleb made his way through the riots to Incite, while Bernard visited someone important to his past. Leader of the Revolution Caleb had retrieved Dolores’s pearl and installed it into a new Dolores host body. She reiterated the need for him to be a leader for the humans. H...
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The Westworld Finale Whiffed It Hard

Turns out while violent pleasures have violent ends, Westworld’s season three finale was a violent end that had very little pleasure in it. That is, if you were hoping for something more than a basic sci-fi action flick. It turns out everything the show has been building up these past seven episodes is nothing much at…Read more...
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Westworld’s Vincent Cassel on That Final Serac Twist and What’s Next

The latest season of Westworld has revolved around Serac, an enigmatic figure who came out of nowhere to serve as the puppet master of their world. Every episode has brought us one step closer to understanding the man behind the tech—and it turns out the answer was the very thing that surprised the actor playing him…Read more...
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‘Westworld’: 5 Burning Questions From the Season 3 Finale

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the season 3 finale of “Westworld.” A bumper “Westworld” finale was headlined by multiple (possible) character deaths and the dismantling of Serac (Vincent Cassel) and Rehoboam’s power over humanity. The episode kicked off with Caleb (Aaron Paul) being led taken to a facility where Dolores […]
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