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Jean Smart and Tim Blake Nelson in Watchmen, "Little Fear of Lightning"

Watchmen Decoded s1ep5: Can Looking Glass read minds?

Although it’s one of television’s best contemporary series, “Watchmen” is also one of TV’s most opaque. As such, “Watchmen Decoded” will bring light to some of the show’s more ambiguous elements,...
Rami Malek in Mr. Robot, "Proxy Authentication Required"

Mr. Robot s4ep8 predictions: Elliot is going away for a while

Last week, The Burn-In predicted that Elliot Alderson would benefit from his interrogation at the hands of Fernando Vera. In a horrific, roundabout way, that scenario came to pass in “407...
"Star Wars" will be available at the Disney+ launch thanks to a Starz ad.

Report: Thousands of Disney+ users have their accounts hacked

On November 16, ZDNet reported that thousands of Disney+ users have had their accounts compromised by malicious operators. The site’s investigators found hackers offering login credentials for the streaming platform across...
Tim Blake Nelson in Watchmen, "Little Fear of Lightning"

‘Watchmen:’ The Tragic Origin of Looking Glass

In its first four episodes, “Watchmen” established and deepened a host of compelling mysteries. However, in its fifth installment, the series finally provided answers for some of its biggest questions. Following...
Elliot Villar, and Rami Malek, and Christian Slater in Mr. Robot, “407 Proxy Authentication Required”

Mr. Robot: The show’s darkest and most compelling episode

As an excellent technological thriller, “Mr. Robot” is a consistent source of genre thrills. Because creator Sam Esmail is a talented visual stylist, the program’s hacking schemes have the intensity and...
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5 reasons ‘Rick and Morty’ are the heroes we need right now

Debuting in 2013, Adult Swim’s “Rick and Morty” has established itself as the best animated series of the 2010s. Co-created by Dan Harmon (“Community”) and Justin Roiland (“Fish Hooks”), the series...
Hong Chau in Watchmen, "If You Don't Like My Story Write Your Own."

Watchmen Decoded s1ep4: What is Lady Trieu planning?

Over the next month, The Burn-In will recap every episode of HBO’s “Watchmen.” Like the Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons graphic novel that inspired it, the program actively resists passive consumption....
Christian Slater and Rami Malek in Mr. Robot, “Not Acceptable”

Mr. Robot s4ep7 predictions: Vera’s interrogation will be good for Elliot

For the next seven weeks, The Burn-In will host recaps of “Mr. Robot’s” final season. Moreover, the site is going to feature weekly forecasts that will attempt to predict the show’s...

Netflix and Nickelodeon ink multi-year deal

Today, Netflix and Nickelodeon announced a multi-year partnership to revive specific properties and generate new content. Many are excited, although we don’t have much information on exactly what the agreement entails...
"Star Wars" will be available at the Disney+ launch thanks to a Starz ad.

Disney+ gains 10 million sign-ups, 3.2 million app downloads in its first day

It’s no secret that yesterday’s arrival of Disney+ was a highly anticipated one. However, no one quite predicted the service’s quick start—not even Disney. Despite launch day woes that kept many...

Apple Card holders can now pay for iPhones with interest-free monthly...

As of Tuesday, Apple Card holders can now pay for their new iPhones with 24 interest-free monthly installments. Apple’s new program bundles monthly device...