Ani Bundel

Ani Bundel is an Tv watching anglophilic pop culture fashion junkie with a penchant for snark. Hufflepuff 4eva.

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Fans Are Convinced This Character Is Going To Die Next On 'This Is Us' & We're Not OK

It's only been a couple of weeks since the one-two punch of This Is Us Superbowl special followed by the Tuesday funeral aftermath. Since then NBC has been wall-to-wall Olympics while their regular primetime line up is on hiatus. But with the show co…
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Fans Are Wondering If 'Phantom Thread' Is Based On A True Story, Here's What We Know

This Oscar season has seen one of the most curious films of the decade landing a triumvirate of nominations (Best Picture, Director, and Actor) with almost no campaigning on behalf of the major players. Phantom Thread is the newest high-end period pi…
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There Are Some Major Differences In The 'Black Panther' Movie Vs. The Marvel Comics

Black Panther has been the biggest smash hit for Disney's Marvel Cinematic Universe since 2012's game-changing The Avengers. Much like The Avengers comics prior to Iron Man, Black Panther isn't a title that most of the movie-going audience was overly…
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'Game Of Thrones' New King's Landing Set May Reveal Major Spoilers About The Finale

Game of Thrones is known for its big-budget production style. Though it relies on CGI for major battles and fantasy creatures, whenever it can, it sets the show in the real world. This means lots of on-location filming, including Croatia, Spain, Nort…
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'Black Panther' Smashed Box Office Records & Literally No One Is Shocked

Black Panther's original box office projections, made back around Jan. 20, had originally pegged the film to come in on the slightly higher side of average, somewhere around the $100 million mark, $120 million as a stretch goal. But, suddenly, the nu…
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The 'Avengers: Infinity War' Trailer Premieres Much Later Than Marvel Fans Expected

Black Panther just had Marvel's biggest opening weekend ever for a standalone film, and the best opening of all time since the original crossover film, The Avengers, arrived back in 2012. With many eyeballs glued to the screen, people assumed we'd se…
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This One 'Black Panther' Deleted Scene Will Make You Want To Buy The DVD ASAP

Like all the best fantasy movies, Black Panther, which rings in at two hours and 15 minutes, was originally a much longer film. Reports back in the fall said the first cut of the final film was over four hours long. While some of the cuts were easier…
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Here Are All The 'Black Panther' Characters Returning To The Big Screen For 'Infinity War'

Black Panther has smashed box office totals both domestically and around the globe in just four days of release. Its four-day weekend total came to $242 million, beating out expectations by a country mile. Its three-day weekend total has been certifi…
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Refresh Your Memory On Agent Ross Before You Run To See 'Black Panther'

Black Panther is a film written, directed and starring people of color. There are only two white characters in the film, Andy Serkis, who plays bad guy Ulysses Klaue, and Martin Freeman, who plays the surprisingly good guy Everett Ross. When T'Challa…
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The Final 'Black Panther' Battle Scene Left Fans Screaming At The Tops Of Their Lungs

When the reviews of Black Panther arrived, the consensus seemed to be that the film was different. “It’s not like any Marvel movie that’s come before,” was a refrain. But upon seeing it myself: They’re wrong. Black Panther is a Marvel movie, with all…
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Here Are All The Things You Need To Know Before Seeing The 'Black Panther' Post Credits

For those who went into Black Panther without knowing much about the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the film was pretty easy to follow. Unlike many of the Marvel standalone films, there was no McGuffin "Infinity Stone" involved with the adventure, no men…
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Here's Everything We Know About The Powerful Heart-Shaped Herb In 'Black Panther'

Black Panther is a fascinating mix of afro-futurism technology and Vodun inspired spiritualism, including visits to the ancestral plane. The Black Panther's abilities are not God-given powers, but stem from his consuming a very rare plant, which is m…
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The Final Post-Credit Scene In 'Black Panther' Has Fans Asking Serious Questions

Black Panther is a remarkable Marvel film because, for once, a standalone film really is just that: a standalone. Unlike films like Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Thor: Ragnarok, one can walk into Black Panther having never seen a single Mar…
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Fans Are Honestly Pretty Heartbroken Over This Major 'Black Panther' Character

Black Panther is a stunner of a film, with an A-list cast that brings their best work to screen. (It says a lot when someone of Angela Bassett's caliber is unable to pull focus because everyone has risen to her level.) But no character has caught the…
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10 'Black Panther' Easter Eggs You Definitely Missed The First Time Around

One of the joys of these types of "shared universes" like the Marvel Cinematic Universe is all the in-house references and easter eggs dotted throughout the plot. Marvel's Black Panther may be the most standalone of the Marvel films so far, but it's …
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8 Spring Break Movies On Netflix That Are Perfect To Binge On Relaxing Days

Spring break is coming, the unofficial holiday when schools take a week off, generally timed with the spring holidays of Easter and Passover. As those holidays move based on the lunar calendar, there's never really a fixed date. But it's usually in M…
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Marvel May Be Considering An All-Female Superhero Movie & Where Can We Buy Tickets?

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which began back in 2008. Back then, they had one little film, called Iron Man, and an idea to bring together a group of remarkable people to see if they could become something m…
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This Clue From The 'Game Of Thrones' Season 8 Set May Mean Big Things For Arya

The back half of filming for Game of Thrones Season 8 is underway while the snows are still on the ground in Northern Ireland and Iceland. Spoilers have been few and far between this year in comparison to earlier seasons, as the show attempts to keep…
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Justin Theroux's Net Worth Isn't As High As You Might Think

They say Valentine's Day is the loneliest day of the year, but perhaps the day after proved to be worse, as fans learned that Jennifer Aniston and longtime beau Justin Theroux have split. The couple had been together for years before they finally tie…
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The President Of Marvel Just Gave Details About A 'Black Panther' Sequel & We're Screaming

With Black Panther's opening weekend box office numbers tracking to crack the top ten movie openings of all time, fans are already starting to look ahead to the what should be an inevitable sequel. But can the success of the first be replicated? Will…
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