Star Wars but made in the 50s
The series presents a fictionalized version of the local government of New York City, and follows its Mayor Randall Winston and his staff as they run the city, although the main person in charge is Deputy Mayor Mike Flaherty. Mike is excellent at his job, dealing with spin and lies, but not so good with his personal life, which he often neglects.
Set in a storybook Connecticut town populated by an eclectic mix of dreamers, artists and everyday folk, this multigenerational drama about family and friendship centers around Lorelai Gilmore and her daughter, Rory. Lorelai owns the town's bed-and-breakfast, the Dragonfly Inn, with best friend/chef Sookie, and contends with weekly dinners with eccentric, well-off parents Richard and Emily Gilmore (who always have something to say about their daughter's life). After high school, Rory attends Yale University but frequently returns to Stars Hollow to visit her mom.
Murphy Brown, a recovering alcoholic,returns to the fictional newsmagazine FYI for the first time following a stay at the Betty Ford Clinic. Over 40 and single, she is sharp-tongued and hard as nails. In her profession, she is considered one of the boys, having shattered any glass ceilings encountered during her career. Dominating the FYI news magazine, she is portrayed as one of America's hardest-hitting (though not the warmest or more sympathetic) media personalities.
When the heroes of the Marvel Universe disappear a new team tries to fill the void. But what seems like a beacon of hope turns out to be something far more Sinister as this new team turns out to be some of the Marvel Universe's oldest and deadliest villains, gaining the public trust, only to turn on them later. But along the way some of them grow into the roll of hero and some try to turn over new leafs, and some backslide into their old ways. Can a crew of screw ups make good?
Seventy-five years after he came to life, Superman remains one of America’s most adored and enduring heroes. See the first full-fledged history not just of the Man of Steel but of the creators, designers, owners, and performers who made him the icon he is today.
n the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world's digital confines—puzzles that are based on their creator's obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that promise massive power and fortune to whoever can unlock them. But when Wade stumbles upon the first clue, he finds himself beset by players willing to kill to take this ultimate prize. The race is on, and if Wade's going …
President Bartlet and Co do their best to make the world a better place while navigating a vindictive opposition party and some of their own pitfalls.
Before they were the greatest heroes in the world, before they ushered in a new age of wonder, they were just kids trying to make good with amazing gifts. Referring to themselves as The Knights of The Atomic Table, an often forgotten (and possibly retconned out) notion is that Reed Richards, Tony Stark, Hank Pym, Bruce Banner, and Victor Von Doom worked together many years before they crossed paths defending and/or threatening the world. The movie follows them as young adults as they decided what they're going to use there intelligence for.
Stan Lee became editor of Timely comics at the age of 17 and has been writing comics ever since. From his time in World War 2 to creating the modern marvel universe to seeing his creations become pop culture icons Stan Lee has been the flag bearer for an entire generation of writers, directors, and fans.
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