This video shows how pretty much everything in Game of Thrones is fake

By now, we know that Game of Thrones uses a heavy VFX hand when it comes to building the world of Westeros but it's still amazing how real their visual effects can make it look. That's because pretty much everything is fake. Seriously. Anything far off in the distance or people standing around or flags waving have all… » 7/08/14 7:42pm 7/08/14 7:42pm

Tribute video for Breaking Bad makes me want to watch it all again

After seeing this excellent tribute video by Alexandre Gasulla of Walter White, one of the greatest characters ever created, his character's transformation, one of the greatest stories ever created, and Breaking Bad, one of the greatest TV shows ever created, I want to watch the entire series over again. That might be… » 4/29/14 12:33am 4/29/14 12:33am

Neat statistical graphics help you choose your next TV series binge

Is it worth investing a few weeks of your life in Battlestar Galactica? What about Game of Thrones? Or Deadwood? Here's a graphical tool that maps all the Internet Movie Database's ratings for every episode of every TV series—a scientific method to pick the next show that is going to make you lose countless hours of… » 3/31/14 9:20pm 3/31/14 9:20pm

The TV of the future is already in Japan and it feels like real life

Watching Ultra HD 4K content—with 2,160 lines of vertical definition—on a Ultra HD 4K TV set is impressive. But 8K—four times the total pixels—is so incredibly realistic that it feels like you're looking through a window into real life, as demonstrated by this film screened by the Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK). » 11/13/13 7:02pm 11/13/13 7:02pm

Fire Walk With Me: Your Guide to 'Twin Peaks' Real-Life Locations

To celebrate David Lynch’s birthday, here's your guide to the real-life Twin Peaks, Lynch's groundbreaking, mind-bending, life-altering cult hit. If you find yourself lost in a trans-dimensional vortex in the Pacific Northwest, don't miss these iconic Twin Peaks filming locations. » 10/28/13 9:07pm 10/28/13 9:07pm

The ‘Parks & Recreation’ Characters Sure Do Spend a Fuckton on Clothes

There's a lot to love about Parks and Recreation—which returns for its sixth season Thursday, September 26—particularly the cute style of the girls living in Pawnee. But after a closer look at the show's season five wardrobe, it's clear that these chicks wear some expensive shit for a bunch of small-town government… » 9/26/13 3:22pm 9/26/13 3:22pm

This Genius Netflix Flowchart Will Tell You Exactly What to Watch

The going gets tough on Netflix sometimes. Between the eight people sharing your account it's just not clear who has been marathoning Grey's Anatomy, and the recommendations are all over the place. How are you supposed to find something to watch? With this brilliant flowchart, of course. » 5/12/13 4:23pm 5/12/13 4:23pm