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Solo: A Star Wars Story

Viewer: Han, bubbe, you don't have to explain every small detail of your backstory that was mentioned in the original trilogy.
Han: I was named Solo by an Imperial recruiter.
V: Wait, didn't you detail your father's entire career building Millenium Falcons? How do you not know your last name?
H: ...
V: ...
H: There's a prequel cameo in the third act.
V: Yeah, I'm just going to go ahead and leave, alright?
H: I have a good feeling about this.
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Celebrate Monster Summer with a COMET Prize Pack

Beginning May 27th, COMET will be airing a double-header of classic monster movies every Sunday (starting at 8/7 Central) throughout the summer, with the first film each night featuring your favorite giant lizard and the second starring some lesser-known beasts. The Godzilla films featured run the gamut from his 1954 debut Gojira, to the silly Son of Godzilla, to the kaiju overload of Destroy All Monsters. Also, be on the look-out for a Mystery Science Theater 3000 appearance when Reptilicus airs.

To celebrate, COMET is giving away a prize pack to one lucky reader! The Comet TV Monster Summer Prize Pack includes:
1 - Limited Edition Monster Summer Beach Towel: Only available via this promotion, catch Godzilla having a blast with one of two designs. You’ll be the envy of your friends and have some extra protection if a monster comes from the depths to destroy the planet. Score! 1 - COMET TV Monster Summer SPF Pouch: Beat the rays with this Monster Summer SPF pouch. Apply liberally to …

Blumhouse's Truth or Dare Giveaway

We’re not playing the game, it’s playing us! A harmless game of "Truth or Dare" among friends turns deadly when someone--or something--begins to punish those who tell a lie--or refuse the dare. Blumhouse’s Truth or Dare, opening in theaters Friday the 13th! To celebrate the release of this terrifying new film we have a Truth or Dare giveaway for readers. Play the app below with a friend and take the Truth or Dare challenge to see who survives. To enter, tag a friend you'd bring along to the film to @wordsbycbiggs on Twitter and use the #TruthOrDareMovie hashtag. One lucky winner will receive a prize pack, which includes: 1 - Limited Edition Truth or Dare Card Game: This limited edition Truth or Dare Game is only available via this promotion and has a run of 200 pieces worldwide. It has a card deck featuring dares and the creepy crawly items you need to satisfy the dares in the deck. Test your resolve… The truth will set you free! 1 - Truth or Dare Official Promo Tank - O…

The Snowman Giveaway

The Snowman, a terrifying thriller based on the novel by Jo Nesbø, is being released on Oct 19th. To celebrate the release of the new thriller starring Michael Fassbender and Rebecca Ferguson, Never Mind Pop Film is hosting a Snowman Killer Blog App and a giveaway for readers.


The Snowman pack has:
1 - Limited Edition Snowman Plush Doll: This limited edition Snowman plush is only available via this promotion and has a run of 200 pieces worldwide. It is a replica of the killer’s Snowman and features a detachable head and the Snowman logo on the bottom.
1 - The Snowman Official Promo Shirt - An official promo T-Shirt featuring The Snowman logo on the front and the signature design on the back.
1 - Replica Snowman Killer Letter - A replica of the Snowman killer’s note, sealed.

All you have to do to win is follow @thesnowmanmovieand tweet @wordsbycbiggs with the hashtag #thesnowmanpack. You must submit your tweet by October 25th to participate. Giveaway open to the U.S. and Canada.

Comet TV Godzilla Giveaway

Saturdays in September will be home to double features starting at 2P/1C and Godzilla will be showing up all over the COMET TV schedule, check out the times below!

Godzilla VS. Destroyah (1995)
Saturday, September 16 at 4:30P/3:30P
Thursday, September 28 at 3:30/2:30P

Godzilla VS. Spacegodzilla (1994)
Saturday, September 16 at 2P/1C
Friday, September 29 at 3:30P/2:30P

Godzilla, Mothra, and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-out Attack (2001)
Saturday, September 23 at 2P/1C
Thursday, September 28 at 6P/5C

Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)
Saturday, September 23 at 10P/9C
Saturday, September 30 at 2P/1C

And, just for watching, COMET TV is giving one lucky reader a Godzilla figurine included in the The Godzilla Doin’ Work Limited Edition pack, which includes:

1 - Limited Edition Godzilla Action Figure sporting COMET TV swag! AND
1 - Limited Edition Godzilla COMET TV Card: Perfect for catching up with Godzilla’s comings and goings on COMET TV!

The contest ends October 5th, so get your ent…

Celebrate March Movie Badness with Comet TV

The biggest tournament in sports is in full-swing, but it's not too late to catch Comet TV for some of the worst films in film history. To celebrate March Movie Badness, cringe-classics like Troll 2, Dracula vs. Frankenstein, and Planet of the Vampires will be playing all month long. To boost the stakes, Comet TV will also be giving away a prize pack to kick your movie marathons off with. To enter, tweet #MarchMovieBadness to @wordsbycbiggs and follow for an additional entry. All entries must be completed by March 31st to compete. Good luck! Troll 2 (1991)
Tuesday March 21 at 8/7c Planet of The Vampires (1965)
Tuesday March 21 at 10/9C Terror at London Bridge (1985)
Wednesday March 22 at 8/7C Premature Burial (1962)
Thursday March 23 at 8/9C The Amityville Horror (1979)
Friday March 24 at 8/7C
Saturday March 25 at 8/7C Monster From the Surf (1965)
Monday March 27 at 8/7C Cellar Dweller (1988)
Tuesday March 28 at 8/7C Gorath (1964)
Tuesday March 28 at 10/9C Destination Moon (1950)
Wednesday March 29 …

Review: Jackie

Unlike traditional biopics, 'Jackie' is structured like a fever dream where the highs and lows are her time as First Lady are stacked unevenly, spilling into each other in the blink of an eye. Natalie Portman embodies the traumatic experience of living through one of life's most unimaginable horrors but finds she must still perform for the American people and press, who are dissecting her every move, looking for a flaw. Pablo Larraín, writer Noah Oppenheim, and Portman take Jackie, known for her extraordinary dignity and poise, and break her down psychologically. Revealing the mother simultaneously trying to console her children and a nation in the days following Kennedy's assassination in Dallas, Texas.

She must also massage the egos of Lyndon B. Johnson (John Carroll Lynch), eager to start his own legacy, and Robert (Peter Sarsgaard), who frets over the legacy of his departed brother. Returning President Kennedy's body to the White House, Jackie kn…