Ragnarok Season Finale Recap: Gods Don’t Need Smartphones

RELATED STORIES In the season finale of Netflix’s Ragnarok, small-town secrets wait to be exposed, while dormant powers finally break the surface. As Magne comes to terms with who he is, Gry gets closer to the truth about Fjor’s family. The whole shebang culminates with lightning and glowing eyes and lots of punching, but let’s […]

Power’s Lela Loren Joins American Gods as Shadow’s New [Spoiler]

RELATED STORIES Snowy Lakeside, Wisc. just got a lot warmer. Power star Lela Loren has signed on to recur as Marguerite Olsen, a neighbor of Shadow Moon’s — excuse us, Mike Ainsel’s — in Season 3 of Starz’s American Gods. Our sister site, Deadline, first reported the casting. In the Neil Gaiman novel on which […]

American Gods season 2 spoilers: Truth about Mad Sweeney's past revealed HUGE twist

American Gods started of its season two with an incredible display of colour and mystery. As Shadow Moon (played by Ricky Whittle) and the team – comprised of Mr. Wednesday (Ian McShane) and Laura Moon (Emily Browning) – ventured into the House on the Rock, things got a little strange. The team jumped into “Backstage” […]

Sentient rock gods, Hamlet, and a dash of LOTR: Ann Leckie’s The Raven Tower

Warning: Mild spoilers ahead. (credit: Tor/Orbit) Author Ann Leckie may not be the first to explore the consequences of ruling sentient beings and dueling AIs within a book, though her award-winning sci-fi novel Ancillary Justice and its sequels suggested there were still new storytelling ideas in the conceit. For instance, what if that dystopian-future lens […]

Old Gods and New Gods prepare for war in new trailer for American Gods S2

Second trailer for American Gods season 2, which debuts on Starz March 10. We’re less than two months away from the season 2 debut of American Gods, the TV adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s 2001 novel, and Starz has rewarded fans’ patience with a shiny new trailer. (Spoilers for first season below.) In season 1, Shadow […]

American Gods Season 2 Trailer: For Old Gods and New, It's 'Time to Ride'

We’re not entirely sure it’s Shadow who’s receiving multiple, dire warnings in the newly released American Gods Season 2 trailer, but if so, we suggest he heeds them — and quickly. Because when Laura says “He is dangerous. I need you to believe that” and Mad Sweeney cautions “There’s always a cost with him. You just […]

The warring old and new gods are back in American Gods S2 teaser trailer

The second season of American Gods, the Starz adaption of Neil Gaiman’s 2001 novel, has been plagued for months by production turmoil, including the recent sidelining of its replacement show runner. So there’s been some skepticism among fans of the series that season 2 could live up to the darkly haunting tone of the well-received […]

Daily Podcast: The Bad Side Of Digital Movie Libraries, Kevin Smith, American Gods, South Park & Henry Cavill

On the September 13, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by writer Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Henry Cavill’s strange Instagram post, American Gods season 2 production problems, Kevin Smith’s secret IP Project, Apple’s control of your digital movie library, and the […]

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ Balances Gods and Monsters, Bringing Marvel’s Legacy Into Focus

(Welcome to Road to Infinity War, a new series where we revisit the first 18 movies of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and ask “How did we get here?” In this edition: Avengers: Age of Ultron takes a long, hard look at gods, monsters, and the humans in-between.) How often do we ask ourselves why we created God […]

Legends of Tomorrow Finale Recap: Blue Gods and Demons — Plus, Who Will Replace [Spoiler] on the Ship?

Legends of Tomorrow opened its Season 3 finale with a quick farewell to a longtime ally, before launching into final showdown with Mallus (which, by the way, is pronounced “malice”/rhymes with phallus). RELATEDArrow Season 7: Colton Haynes Set to Return as Series Regular Now in possession of the six totems but uncertain how to use […]