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    Los Espookys Season-Premiere Recap: To the Espooky-mobile!After four long years and a global pandemic, it feels good to report that Los Espookys hasn’t missed a beat.
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    What We Do in the Shadows Season-Finale Recap: What’s Up, Sartre?What We Do in the Shadows does a classic sitcom reset, but nothing is really the same in the season-four finale.
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: Live, Laugh, BloodHouse Hunters meets bloodsuckers as the vampires attempt a reality-TV home makeover.
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: Shout at the (Jersey) DevilThis is about as heartwarming as What We Do in the Shadows gets. (Insert Nadja making a barf gesture here.)
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: Wedding Bell Blues“Who comes first on the wedding night? I think Nandor might! On the wedding night!”
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: Incomprehensible Jesters“This is Staten Island, a veritable playground for the glitterati!”
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: The Grimm TeacherA trip to the night market reveals a hint of the old-new Guillermo, and not a moment too soon
  10. deep dives
    A Guide to the References and Easter Eggs in Jordan Peele’s NopeFrom Buck and the Preacher to the Jesus Lizard and the work of Steven Spielberg.
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: Blood Life“I ain’t a cop, a snitch, or a narc!”
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    What We Do in the Shadows Recap: Go Flip Yourself“I have two words for you: vampire nightclub.”
  14. shake rattle and roll
    Onscreen Elvises, RankedIt’s hard not to get lost inside an impression when playing the King.
  15. endings
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  16. influences
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  17. explainer
    That Bloody, Head-bashing Game in The Northman Is Based on a Real Viking SportTwo Viking experts explain the ins and outs of the violent Viking-era sport known as knattleikr.
  18. vulture faq
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  19. endings
    Why Does Melinda Burn the ID at the End of Deep Water?The differences between Adrian Lyne’s erotic thriller and Patricia Highsmith’s source novel pivot the ending from spousal murder to kinky collusion.