Fox Picked "The Simpsons"

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Fox Picked "The Simpsons"

Fox has picked up "The Simpsons" for a historic 26th season of the animated comedy. The longest-running, American primetime scripted show in television history, the 25th season premiere on Sunday saw a 12% rise in ratings from last season's average.

Meanwhile, a clip has gone up pointing out all the sci-fi and horror movie references in Guillermo del Toro's opening credits for this year's Halloween episode.

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Quentin Tarantino On "The Lone Ranger," Batfleck, "Tusk"

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Quentin Tarantino On "The Lone Ranger," Batfleck, "Tusk"

When Quentin Tarantino revealed his 'Top 10 Films of 2013… So Far' list last week, one surprising inclusion was Disney's big-budget and critical flop "The Lone Ranger".

Now, speaking with Les Inrockuptibles (via The Playlist), Tarantino explained his decision - saying what he liked about the film, what he didn't, and one element that left a foul taste in his mouth:

"The first forty-five minutes are excellent…the next forty-five minutes are a little soporific. It ...


Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan Pen "Stuff of Legend"

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Patrick Melton, Marcus Dunstan Pen "Stuff of Legend"

Scribes Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan ("Saw 4-7") have been set to pen the live-action family film "The Stuff of Legend" for Disney Pictures and Mandeville Films.

An adaptation of Mike Raicht and Brian Smith's graphic novel, the story revolves around a band of toys that travels into a dark realm to rescue their owner from the infamous Boogeyman.

Peter Candeland is attached to direct, while David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman will produce. Shawn Christensen was previously att ...


"Birds of Prey" Will Appear In "Arrow"?

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"Birds of Prey" Will Appear In "Arrow"?

"Arrow" executive producers Marc Guggenheim and Andrew Kreisberg have hinted that the comic book heroes from the 'Birds of Prey' may make an appearance in the upcoming second season. Speaking with TV Guide, Guggenheim says:

"We have an idea for how to do our version of Birds of Prey. When you think about it, we have a lot of pieces. It's a lot like the Suicide Squad.

As we continue to populate our world with new characters and some returning people from last year, you start to ...


Neil deGrasse Tyson Says "Gravity Facts Are Wrong"

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Neil deGrasse Tyson Says "Gravity Facts Are Wrong"

Amongst the many people who saw Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" this weekend, one audience member was famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson.

The normally jovial Tyson took to Twitter soon after to fact check some of the inconsistencies of the film. Much like watching "Dante's Peak" with a geologist, or "The Day After Tomorrow" with a climatologist, the professional scientist in him had difficulty with the dramatic license the film took. Amongst his complaints:

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