James Wan and the Stranger Things producers are teaming up for a "coming of age" slasher movie at Netflix

Theorizing that it might be on to something with this whole massively successful “teenagers versus monsters and evil killers” thing, Netflix has announced that it’s teaming up with The Conjuring’s James Wan and Stranger Things production company 21 Laps for a new teen-focused slasher flick. Based on a book by YA…

Netflix and the Duffer Brothers both deny accusations of abusive behavior on the Stranger Things set

Yesterday saw Peyton Brown, a crew member on the set of Netflix’s hit series Stranger Things, accuse series showrunners Matt and Ross Duffer of acting abusively toward “multiple women” on the show’s set. Writing on a since-deleted Instagram post, Brown—who also said they wouldn’t return as a grip for the show’s third…

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David Harbour took some adorable high school senior pictures with a fan, complete with pom-poms and trombone

David Harbour’s Stranger Things character, Jim Hopper, might occasionally struggle to keep his promises, but the actor himself is apparently a man of his word. So when a California teenager asked him last year how many retweets she’d need to get him to take her high school senior photos with her—and then managed to…

Let’s start again: 12 resolutions for pop culture in 2018

It’s a New Year, and with it comes the opportunity for a fresh start—to take a hard and unflinching look at the areas in our lives that could stand to be improved, then to immediately give up on that and start thinking about how pop culture can better distract us from our problems. In what has become an annual…

What’s missing from our list of the year’s best TV shows?

Welcome back to AVQ&A, where we throw out a question for discussion among the staff and readers. Consider this a prompt to compare notes on your interface with pop culture, to reveal your embarrassing tastes and experiences, and to ponder how our diverse lives all led us to convene here together. Got a question you’d