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The Origins of ‘Detective Pikachu’ Twist

One need look no further than the games of the late '90s to explain how Ryan Reynolds' 'Pokemon: Detective Pikachu' evolved.

Where Those ‘Detective Pikachu’ Pokemon Have Appeared Before

It's hard to catch them all when it comes to Easter eggs for 'Pokemon: Detective Pikachu.'

How ‘Detective Pikachu’ Will Appeal to Pokemon Newcomers

The first trailer for 'Detective Pikachu' shows that Ryan Reynolds can win over audiences who aren't familiar with Pokemon.

Dissecting ‘Sorry to Bother You’ and Its Surprise

'Sorry to Bother You' has a twist that is impossible to predict.

How ‘Hereditary’ Flips Steven Spielberg’s Trademark Shot

The most scary scenes in 'Hereditary' work because they adapt the movie phenomenon known as 'Spielberg face.'

The Best ‘Tomb Raider’ Scene Isn’t From the Games

Alicia Vikander truly makes Lara Croft her own early in the film.

‘Black Panther’: The Wonder Behind Its Final Scene

Ryan Coogler's film ends on a hopeful note that signals a bright future for franchise filmmaking.

The ‘Last Jedi’ Moment That Defined Luke Skywalker

This quiet moment may not go down as fans' favorite, but it's perhaps the most essential.

The Taika Waititi Movie to Watch After ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

The budget is bigger, but the quirks are the same.

This Is the ‘Blade Runner’ Cut to Watch

Only one version truly captures the intention of director Ridley Scott after a negative test audiences reaction watered down the movie that hit theaters.

‘It’ Is an Indictment of the 1980s

Updating the story from the '50s shifts what societal fears the monster represents.

‘Dark Tower’ Is a Mess, but It’s Not a Failure

By keeping Stephen King close to its heart, the adaptation has not forgotten the face of its father.