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Shawn Laib

Shawn Laib


Shawn Laib is a freelance writer with publications such as Den of Geek,, Edge Media Network, diaTribe, SUPERJUMP, and more. He graduated from the University of Washington in 2019. He enjoys playing basketball and video games in his free time.

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Steven Spielberg in the mouth of Jaws

The 11 best Steven Spielberg movies, ranked

Responsible for some timeless classics using movie and music magic, Steven Spielberg is one of the best directors of all time.
Robert Downey Jr.

The 11 best Robert Downey Jr. movies, ranked

From hits like Oppenheimer and the Avengers franchise, to Shakespeare adaptations like Richard III, these are the Robert Downey Jr. movies you should see.
John Cusack in Say Anything

Ranked: The best John Cusack movies of all time

John Cusack, the 80’s loverboy of old turned dramatic actor of late, is cemented in history as a true screen talent and an overall great human being.
Anthony Hopkins

The 10 best Anthony Hopkins movies, ranked

A collection of the best films starring Anthony Hopkins
Scoring the winning points at a basketball game

The 10 best basketball movies, ranked

Here are the 10 best basketball movies to bring suspense and heart to your movie night.

18 amazing shows you need to watch on Max in November

The channel that has maintained a premium status since its conception, Max is now a major streaming platform for all to enjoy.
The Mandalorian looks out over the sun

The best Disney Plus shows to watch this month

Looking for a show to watch on Disney Plus? We've gathered an updated list of the best Disney Plus series you can stream on the platform.
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The best movies on Hulu to watch in November

From an award-winning thriller film to a new-era sci-fi rom-com, here is an updated list of the best Hulu movies you can stream right now.

The 10 best Alfred Hitchcock movies, ranked

The pioneer of modern horror and suspense films, Hitchcock conveyed emotional and frightening experiences in many genres through his decades of film making.
Netflix on a phone

Report: Nearly 40% of subscribers will cancel their Netflix account if pricing goes up again

If price hikes are making you think you should cancel Netflix, you're not alone, according to a new study.
Gary Oldman speaking

The 10 best Gary Oldman movies, ranked

Gary Oldman can disappear into just about any character, and these are his best movies.
Dune screenshot

The best sci-fi movies to stream on Max right now

Max has a ton of great content, including a bunch of incredible sci-fi movies. Here are our favorites.

Director Todd Phillips teases new look at Joker 2 — this is what you need to know

This is everything you need to know about Joker 2.
Image from WALL-E

The 10 best Pixar movies of all time, ranked

From classics like Toy Story to newer flicks like Soul, these are the best Pixar movies.
Hocus Pocus Disney mummy

The best Halloween movies to watch all of October

Feeling the Halloween spirit? Settle in for the best Halloween movies to watch this fall and where to stream them.

The best Stephen King movies made from Stephen King books (and where to watch them)

Stephen King is an author first, but there are some excellent Stephen King movies made from Stephen King books. Here are our favorites
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E.T., The Goonies, Back to the Future: Your old VHS tapes might actually be worth thousands

Your old DIsney movies could be worth a lot of money if your VHS tapes are in great condition.
Pedro Pascal in The Mandalorian.

The Mandalorian, Ahsoka, Andor: All of your favorite Star Wars series, ranked

We rank our favorite Star Wars series, from The Mandalorian to Ahsoka
Tom Hanks in The Post

Ranked: The 11 best Tom Hanks movies ever

Tom Hanks has starred in a vast array of comedic, tragic, and heartwarming movies over the course of his career. These are 11 of our favorites.
Timothee Chalamet in Call Me By Your Name.

The 10 best Timothee Chalamet movies ever, ranked

Who doesn't love Timothee Chalamet? We rank his 10 best movies, from Dune to Lady Bird
Brad Pitt staring across the table

These are the 13 best Brad Pitt movies, ranked

Brad Pitt has been a prominent face on the silver screen for over 30 years now, so it's time to pick some favorites.
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Disney Plus, Hulu are getting major price hikes (because Disney really wants you to try the new Disney Plus bundle)

The cost is going up for both Disney Plus and Hulu, but a new Hulu/Disney bundle at a discount is meant to be a bit of a salve.
The Creator movie still

The Creator movie preview: This post-apocalyptic AI movie seems eerily on point right now

Gareth Edwards' new science fiction thriller has a lot more in common with the real world than you think
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The most useful Shark Tank products: Get these immediately

"Shark Tank" has introduced viewers to a lot of creative and helpful merchandise through the years, and we're here to pick out some of the best ones.
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The 10 best time travel movies, ranked

Want to go back (or forward!) in time? These are some great time travel movies
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The 10 best football movies, ranked

Whether based on a true story or not, these football movies are our favorites.
Cillian Murphy in Oppenheimer

These are the 10 best movies 2023 has brought us (so far)

Movies have been abundant and excellent in 2023 so far
The characters in This Is the End

The best disaster movies of all time, ranked

The end of the world is scary, yet exhilarating in these disaster movies

The best alien movies, ranked

Extratarrestrial life has been one of Hollywood's best subject matters for decades
McConaughey in Mud

The best Matthew McConaughey movies, ranked

Matthew McConaughey went from a sexy star to an acclaimed actor with these films.
Nicolas Cage (right) and Pedro Pascal (left) in 'The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent

The best Nicolas Cage movies (some of these are seriously underrated)

Nicolas Cage has been in well more than 100 movies, from cheesy action staples to serious Oscar-winning masterpieces.
Rick and Daryl in The Walking Dead

11 post-apocalyptic movies and shows to watch if you miss ‘The Last of Us’

We've compiled the best apocalypse shows and movies to tide you over between new episodes of HBO's "The Last of Us."
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These stand-up comedy specials on Netflix are worth watching

Netflix has a wide variety of funny and famous specials from stand up comedy legends.
Jeff Bridges in The Big Lebowski

The 11 best Jeff Bridges movies, ranked

Actor, writer, and producer of film and music, Jeff Bridges is a household name that any lover of film should know.
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Obsessed with Only Murders in the Building? The 10 best Steve Martin movies and shows, ranked

Steve Martin is one of the funniest actors of all time, and these are his top performances.
Bojack Horseman and Princess Caroline

These incredible cartoons on Netflix are the binge-worthy shows adults will love

Whether you're looking for a relaxing cartoon or some mind-bending adult animation, we've found the best Netflix animated series to stream right now.
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The 11 best Seth Rogen movies, ranked

The Canadian raised, well-known stoner-comedian has more than just his pop culture career to go on. We're here today to praise his achievements in the movies.
Margot Robbie in Barbie

The 10 best Greta Gerwig movies, ranked

Greta Gerwig is a talented writer, director, and actor. These are her best works.
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These are the 10 best TV shows of 2023 (so far)

There are tons of new shows that have taken over our lives in 2023 (and there are still several months left).
Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson in Marriage Story

The best Scarlett Johansson movies, ranked

Scarlett Johansson is one of the most prominent actresses working today. These are our picks for the best entries in her filmography.
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The 10 best action stars ever: Our top picks

Action heroes wouldn't be the same without the actors who depict them
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The 10 best Sigourney Weaver movies, ranked

Sigourney Weaver is the most important female action star of all time. Here are her best hits.
A scene from The Bear.

Is The Bear the greatest FX show ever? We ranked the best FX has to offer

Everyone thinks The Bear is incredible (and it is), but there are some other awesome FX favorites you should also watch.
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Ranked: The top antiheroes in TV history

There have been some incredible antiheroes on TV. These characters make morally ambiguous decisions, but we can't help but root for their success.
Tom Hanks, Tom Sizemore, and other actors playing as American soldiers riding a boat in "Saving Private Ryan."

The 10 best World War II movies: Our top picks

World War II continues to fascinate people almost a century later. It stands to reason that it features in some of the best films ever made.
Once Upon a Time in the West

The 14 best Western movies to watch right now

There is no form of escapism quite like the Western. Their sweeping desert landscapes whisk us away and give us a sense of wanderlust.
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The 10 best animated shows for adults, ranked

Animation doesn't just have to be for kids, as evidenced by these shows.
Bruce Lee Enter the Dragon 1973

The 8 best movies from martial arts master Bruce Lee, ranked

Bruce Lee is better known for his influence than the films he actually created. Now, we’re here to break down Lee’s best of the best.
Brad Pitt and Jonah Hill in Moneyball.

10 incredible biopics you need to watch right now

The best biopics will make you think about history in a whole new way!
The cast of Lord of the Rings

We ranked the Lord of the Rings and Hobbit movies from worst to best

The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit are beloved by many, and we will rank them from worst to best.