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NORTHWEST PASSAGE: A Retrospective on Twin Peaks-Season One (1990)

Revolutions start with a small, single spark, never an explosion. It’s never some grand, loud bang, but something quiet, almost innocent that turns into something else, developing ever outward, and eventually everything changes, hopefully for the better. So it was when Pete Martell (Jack Nance) left his house one morning …

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THE X-FILES RE-OPENED: 2.24-Our Town

Having previously scripted Endgame, the concluding part to an epic mythology-laden two-part story, Frank Spotnitz’s second X-Files script, Our Town, would be a stand alone contribution that part of me likes to think came to him whilst watching Bad Day At Black Rock while eating some Kentucky Fried Chicken. Essentially …

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The Art of Nerdlesque: An in Depth Interview With Courtney Cruz

Courtney Cruz is owner, producer, dancer, and nerd extraordinaire at Devil’s Playground Burlesque. California native, her shows are the pioneers in the realm of “Nerdlesque”. Her company produces shows such as The last Show on Alderaan, Video Game Girls, and A Dark Knight of Burlesque. We got her to sit down for …

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THREE TIMES THE TERROR: A Retrospective on Alien 3 (1992)

What is there to say that has never been said before about Alien 3? Practically nothing is the answer. Its troubled production history has been the subject of many articles, think pieces, and profiles on its now justifiably famous and brilliant director, that to say anything else about it is …

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The Temple of Geek Microcast Episode 11: The Defenders Trailer

Marvel’s The Defenders Trailer Danniel and Paul discuss Marvel’s The Defenders trailer that was recently released. Is Elektra helping the team? Is she the big bad. We discuss this and more on this episode of the Microcast. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to email us at togcast@templeofgeek.com or …

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