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A Very Murray Christmas Is a Christmas Treat!

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A Very Murray Christmas is a sweetly melancholy hour that gives us both sides of the holiday – the happy times with family and friends and the loneliness when they’re not there.

It’s a smart, funny, poignant hour that lets Bill Murray do what he does best – let stuff happen.

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Marvel’s Jessica Jones – Shades of Hammett, Chandler and Lee!

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Marvel’s Jessica Jones is quite possibly the best entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe so far. The series’ first season is liberally sprinkled with the kind of plot and dialogue you might find in the best work of Dashiell Hammett or Philip Chandler – and seasoned with the kind of problematic superheroic action of a Stan Lee (though the actual use of powers is not as overt, for the most part, as with Netflix’s Daredevil series).

Jones is a former superhero (it ended badly for her) who has taken to working as a private investigator in Hell’s Kitchen. She is touchy, tough, paranoid and suffering from post-traumatic stress syndrome. She can’t stop herself from trying to help innocents who are in trouble, but she hides those impulses under snark, cynicism and a bottle of Wild Turkey (or some other equally vile concoction). If there was a poster person for Damaged Goods Hero, she would be on it.

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Mind Control Trailer: Marvel’s Jessica Jones!

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Only a few days remain until the premiere of season one of Marvel’s Jessica Jones on Netflix, so now’s the perfect time for the release of a trailer that gives us a look at season one’s bad guy, Kilgrave.

David Tennant makes Kilgrave charming and more than a little creepy in the trailer – which is titled All In. Check it out after the jump. Marvel’s Jessica Jones premieres on November 20th.

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Mind Controlling Trailer: Marvel’s Jessica Jones!

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MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES – David Tennant as Kilgrave

The new trailer for Marvel’s Jessica Jones gives a bit more of the smug, mind controlling villain Kilgrave – and a hint of the chemistry between Jessica and a bartender named Cage.

Check it out after the jump. Marvel’s Jessica Jones premieres its thirteen-episode first season on Netflix on November 20th.

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Purple (Motion) Poster: Meet Marvel’s Jessica Jones’ Big Bad!

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There’s a compelling motion poster for Marvel’s Jessica Jones that highlights the show’s equally compelling villain, Kilgrave (David Tennant). Check it out after the jump.

Marvel’s Jessica Jones premieres on Netflix on November 20th.

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Absurd Trailer: The Ridiculous 6!

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Adam Sandler’s The Ridiculous 6 has fart gags, a cameo by that whitest of white rappers, Vanilla Ice and gags that caused the film’s Native American extras to leave the set.

Now there’s a trailer and it’s… well… an Adam Sandler western. Check it out after the jump. The Ridiculous 6 premieres on December 11th. (And I admit it – I laughed. Twice.)

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Netflix Releases Daredevil Season Two Concept Art!

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Marvel’s Daredevil was one of the best new shows of the last year, melding action superheroics with Martin Scorsese darkness and flair.

Marvel’s Joe Quesada has, once again, produced the first concept art for DD season two and it’s sneaky clever – highlighting both major Marvel characters who will appear in the new season. Check it out after the jump.

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