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Greg MacArthur-Senior Features Writer

Greg MacArthur

Senior Features Writer

Author Details

Greg MacArthur is a Senior Features Writer at Screen Rant in both Television and Movies. Greg majored in Film Production at Chapman University's Dodge College and has previously worked in Development at ABC Television and Lawrence Bender Productions. Greg has years of production experience at major networks including NBC, TNT, and ESPN. Greg has written several original pilots and novels.

Industry Focus

Greg covers new releases and popular streaming content across all platforms. Greg has written extensively for Screen Rant on Netflix's Black Mirror, Beef, and The Diplomat, FX's The Bear and Atlanta, Apple TV's Hijack and Ted Lasso, and HBO's Succession and Winning Time​​​​​​. Greg also covers theatrical releases such as Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One and Oppenheimer.

Favorite Media

Greg's favorite movies include Chinatown, There Will Be Blood, Call Me By Your Name, Blade Runner 2049, Before Sunrise, Her, No Country For Old Men, The Social Network, and Wings of Desire. Greg's favorite television series include Atlanta, Dexter, Nathan For You, Mad Men, Black Mirror, Succession, The Bear, and Mindhunter. Find Greg's reviews on Letterboxd and Serialized @gregmacarthur.

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Who Are The Santa Fe Ring In Billy The Kid? Real Life Secret Society Explained

The Santa Fe Ring as seen in Billy the Kid was a real-life elite group of attorneys and politicians that heavily shaped the landscape of the Old West.

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Billy The Kid Season 2 True Story: Lincoln County War's Full Timeline & History Explained

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Returning Western TV Show Rewrites 125-Year-Old Death Of Real Legendary Gunman

A prominent real-life figure in the Lincoln County War was killed in the Billy the Kid season 2 premiere, marking a stark deviation from history.

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"I've Looked In Your Soul": The Real Meaning Of Billy The Kid's Mother's Final Words

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Who Is Old Moss In Billy The Kid? The Gunslinger’s First Mentor Explained

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Billy The Kid Season 2 Episode 1 Recap: 8 Biggest Moments

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This 25-Year-Old Horror Movie Proved Why Classic Movies Shouldn't Be Remade

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The Bear season 3 has the opportunity to combine the realistic grit of the first season with the thoughtful craftsmanship of the artistic second.

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True Story Of Billy The Kid: Western Outlaw's Crimes, Legends & Death Explained

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Billy The Kid Cast & Character Guide

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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Movie's Different Timelines Explained

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre has one of horror's most twisting, convoluted timelines, but the movie series can still be listed in chronological order.

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13 Ghosts: Every Ghost In The Black Zodiac Explained

The Black Zodiac in Dark Castle's 2001 horror movie 13 Ghosts had some of the most imaginative and terrifying spirits ever seen on the big screen.

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Every Halloween Movie, Ranked

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After watching the thrilling new Netflix movie Fair Play, here are 10 similar movies that deliver similar sensual themes and heart-pounding suspense.

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Fisher Stevens is the director of the new Beckham Netflix docuseries, but he is also well-known for his prominent acting & other directorial efforts.

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Brie Larson's First Major TV Show In 12 Years Is Way More Exciting Than Her MCU Return

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What The House of Wax Cast Has Done Since 2005

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10 Best Concert Movies To Rival Taylor Swift & Beyoncé's Upcoming Films

Before the 2023 release of the highly-anticipated concert movies from Taylor Swift and Beyonce, here are ten of the greatest concert movies to watch.

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