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Rudie Obias

Rudie Obias lives in Brooklyn, New York. He's a freelance writer interested in cinema, pop culture, science fiction, and web culture. His work can be found at ShockYa.com, MoviePilot.com, UPROXX, io9, ScreenRant.com, Giantfreakinrobot.com, and, of course, Mental Floss. He is also a Co-Working Evangelist for Bat Haus Co-Working in Brooklyn.

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9 Hidden Mario Cameos and References in Video Games
Music
15 Bands Named After Songs by Other Bands
Movies
10 Props that Have Been Used in More than One Movie
TV
10 Future Stars Who Appeared on Arrested Development
List
11 Google Now Easter Eggs on Your Android Phone
Food
15 International Menu Items from American Fast Food Restaurants
Movies
15 Shelved Movies That Were Eventually Released Years Later
Movies
13 Incredible Unbroken Takes in Movies
Movies
15 Movies That Were Booed At The Cannes Film Festival
Music
9 Weird Dance Crazes From '90s TV Shows
Movies
21 Things You Didn’t Know About 'Rushmore'
Movies
12 Trailers That Spoil The Movies
Fun
16 Google Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed
TV
11 Musical Episodes From Non-Musical TV Shows
List
17 Movies Based on Magazine and Newspaper Articles (And Where To Read Them)
Fun
13 Awesome and Quirky Commercials Directed by Wes Anderson
Movies
10 Movies That Recycled Footage From Other Movies
TV
11 TV Shows That Changed Their Opening Theme Songs
Movies
11 Movies Based on Poems
Movies
20 Mockbusters You Might Confuse for the Real Movie
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7 Special Oscar Categories and Awards
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11 Times Video Games Led to Lawsuits
Movies
25 Movies With Similar Plots Released the Same Year
Olympics
12 Events That Will Debut at This Year's Winter Olympic Games
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7 TV Shows That Premiered Immediately After The Super Bowl
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8 Super Bowl Commercials From Defunct Companies
Movies
10 Movies that Premiered at Sundance 20 Years Ago
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13 TV Shows That Changed Titles
TV
20 Inside Jokes from Community
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12 Famous Novelists Who Became Hollywood Screenwriters
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11 Unexpected Musical Collaborations
Movies
12 Steps in Bringing Wonder Woman To The Big Screen
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19 Short Films That Were Made Into Feature-Length Movies
Movies
8 Famous Movies and the Lawsuits That Plagued Them
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8 Video Game Hoaxes, Debunked
Music
20 Songs You Might Not Know Were Covers
Movies
The Working Titles of 14 Popular Hollywood Movies
Music
Why These 11 Bands Wear Masks
TV
11 TV Characters That Made Cameos on Other Shows
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10 Video Games Canceled Before Release
TV
The Stories Behind 9 Iconic TV Production Logos
Movies
9 Directors Who Remade Their Own Films
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31 Facts About San Diego Comic-Con
Movies
39 Hidden Mickeys in Disney Animated Movies
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6 Unproduced Pixar Films and Sequels
TV
10 High-Profile TV Pilots That Didn’t Get Picked Up
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10 Video Game Consoles That Were Big Disappointments
TV
12 Canceled Shows That Returned To TV
TV
20 Hidden Jokes in Arrested Development
Movies
10 American Movies That Won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival
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