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Ruth Johnson

Ruth Johnson is a screenwriter, scholar and cultural critic who enjoys discussing animation from all over the world, TV, film and fandom. She also writes for The Daily Fandom.

SHUT IN THEATER: Escape to a better place with 10 fantasy...

We're in dark times - time to escape into some harmless fantasy movies.

Stuck at home with nowhere to go? Here comes Virtual Fan...

When it comes to staying at home, Virtual Fan Expo has some ideas on how to do it without pulling your hair out.

SHUT IN THEATER: YA novels to return you to a happier...

YA novels got us through the tough times of adolescence, now they can get us through these tough times.

SHUT IN THEATER: Universal announces ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER YouTube channel

Will YouTube audiences flock to Andrew Lloyd Webber's musicals?

SHUT IN THEATER: Escapist sci-fi movies for scary times

We need escapist sci-fi films right now, so here are ten of the best.

SHUT IN THEATER: Fanwork creators respond to being in lock down

The Beat examines how fanworks are surging in popularity as we're all trapped inside.

The saga of the CATS “Butthole Cut” is a rollercoaster of...

Just when you think you were out of CATS frenzy, they pull you back in...with their buttholes.

THE NEW MUTANTS to feature a queer romance

The long-awaited film has some news about a key relationship.

CHERNOBYL helmer Craig Mazin is bringing THE LAST OF US to...

The survival game is getting a TV adaptation.

The STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER novelization confirms what we...

The novelization gives another take to an already packed film.

Current STAR TREK films might be in trouble, Scotty says

The new Star Trek cast are likely done, with new films on the horizon.

Kevin Feige nearly left the MCU over diversity clashes with Ike...

The Hulk actor reveals a surprising story from the early days of the MCU.