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Since the beginning of the 21st century, superhero fiction has evolved to becoming the most dominant genre in the entertainment industry. From comic books to movies, television series to video games, and even theme parks, superheroes are just everywhere. Today, we look closely at live action series of superhero fiction on television, and list out our Top 5.

#5 Luke Cage: Season 2


Poster (L-R) Tom Ellis as Lucifer Morningstar & Laura German as Chloe Decker| Property of Warner Bros.

A show so loved by its fanbase, fans refused to let a network like FOX cancel a show without finishing the story. With the help of its fanbase, Lucifer found a new home on Netflix. Hugely subjected to many internet memes and known for its critically acclaimed storytelling, this urban fantasy neo-noir romantic drama should be in the conversation for being one of the best Live-Action series out there.

Note: 8 Episodes of Season 5 is yet to be released.


Rango (Johnny Deep) | Industrial Light & Magic/Paramount

Some may agree while many may not even have heard of this animated western comedy film, making the film slip through the greatest-of-all-time conversation. But this underrated movie starring Johnny Depp, voicing over a gun-slinging wannabe hero chameleon, is certainly the greatest animated movie of all time.

Released in 2011, ‘Rango’ won Best Animated Feature at the 84th Academy Awards, making it the first non-Disney or Pixar film to win since 2006’s Happy Feet, and the last one to win until 2018’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse; becoming both a major critical and commercial success.

The movie follows the journey of…


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With the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, it is important for all of us to understand the virus and why we have to take precautions.

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Poster (L-R) Heath Ledger as The Joker, Christian Bale as The Batman & Aaron Eckhart as The Two-face | Property of Warner Bros. Pictures

The Dark Night. . . The comic book movie that is considered, by many, as more than just a comic book movie. It was powerful enough to draw audiences outside of the comic fanbase, and even the Batman fanbase. Since its release in 2008, Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight has not only been commercially successful but is also considered by many as one of the greatest movies ever made, the greatest superhero movie, and one of the finest movies of 21st century.

Director Christopher Nolan has been known for his dark tone and realism in his movies. But he is…


Stephen Amell as The Green Arrow (Image Credit: CW)

Since its inception in 2012, CW’s Arrow has become one of the most popular and revolutionary television series in the world. Arrow kickstarted CW’s DC Universe, dubbed as Arrowverse, that shares story continuity with The Flash, Supergirl, Legends of Tomorrow, Batwoman, and Vixen.

Based on one of the most popular characters in DC Comics, the show has revolutionized modern television superhero series with its faithfulness to its source materials, grounded action sequences, blended timelines, combining neo-noir with superhero fiction, and drawing inspiration from Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight trilogy. …


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As of June 6th, 2020, the United States has more than 1,842,100 Coronavirus cases with more than 107,000 deaths. Social distancing is being widely practiced by many around the world. Many Americans lost their jobs and are filing for unemployment benefits. However, other important issues are not being addressed in the media because Coronavirus is taking up most of the coverage. Domestic violence has highly increased in the United States.

Just like everything else, practicing social distancing has its pros and cons. The pros are health, safety, and stopping the spread of the virus. However, the cons are also extremely…


Grant Gustin as The Flash (Image Credit: CW)

Since its inception in 2014, CW’s The Flash has become one of the most popular television series in the world; making its lead actor Grant Gustin a household name. The superhero series that combines drama, science fiction, time traveling, and parallel universes gives the series the biggest advantage of having any possible storyline to thrill the audience. Now, it’s time to use the Data Analysis approach to see how good the show is and what people are saying about it.

Warning: The R scripts used here can be advanced for some readers. You must know the basics of R. …


Passengers are seen wearing protective masks and gloves at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida, United States on March 29, 2020. Eva Marie Uzcategui | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images

The United Sates right now has the most coronavirus cases with more than 1.7 million. It is extremely important to look at the public health data and learn how each states are doing according to the numbers.

For this article, we will analyze public health data on Covid-19 to learn and visualize the infection rates of each states. The data will be irrelevant in future as confirmed cases will continue to rise. However, this will be a great practice for learners. …


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Since last Christmas, Netflix’s “The Witcher” and Disney Plus’s “The Mandalorian” have dominated the media with each becoming the biggest TV series in the world in their respective primes.

Both shows had a lot of hype before their respective releases and big financial backings. While The Mandalorian had an advantage for taking place in the highly popular Star Wars Universe, the Witcher had three big marketing advantages: the presence of popular British actor Henry Cavil (Clark Kent/Superman of DCEU Enfranchise & the main antagonist of Mission Impossible: Fallout), the series being based off the popular Polish series of novels by…

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