Jake Kleinman

Jake Kleinman is the Deputy Editor at Inverse where he oversees features, special issues, and recurring columns and franchises. He also writes regularly about movies and television. His favorite superhero movie is 'Batman: Mask of the Phantasm.' Jake was previously the senior entertainment editor at Inverse and before that the video games editor at Mic. As a freelancer, his work has appeared in Rolling Stone, Vice, Lifehacker, Laptop Magazine, and elsewhere.
Dark Knight
'Batman: The Long Halloween' HBO Max release date? It's worse than you think
Jake Kleinman
When will Parts 1 and 2 come to streaming? Here’s everything you need to know.
Inverse Codex
'Sweet Tooth' Season 2 release date, trailer, cast for Netflix's post-apocalypse epic
Jake Kleinman
Sweet Tooth premiered on Friday and it appears to be a hit, but will we get a Season 2?
MCU
'Falcon Winter Soldier' theory reveals Marvel already introduced one X-Men
Jake Kleinman
We didn’t get Wolverine, but maybe we got someone even better.
Inverse Recommends
You need to watch the most enchanting time-travel movie on Netflix ASAP
Jake Kleinman
This thought-provoking sci-fi classic will sweep you off your feet.
Inverse Codex
'Avenue 5' Season 2 release date, trailer, plot for HBO's sci-fi satire
Jake Kleinman and Mike Bloom
Things can only get worse for the passengers on this space-cruise — and we can hardly wait.
Inverse Codex
'The Mitchells vs. the Machines' release date, trailer, cast for the Netflix road trip gone haywire
Allie Gemmill, Jake Kleinman and Mike Bloom
Nothing like a technological uprising to ruin a road trip. Here's everything we know.
Mind and Body
Olympics 2021
Jake Kleinman
Inverse explores the science behind the Tokyo Summer Olympics, from the physics of your favorite sport to the psychology of an Olympics with no fans.
Inverse Recommends
You need to watch the most inventive time-travel movie on Netflix ASAP
Jake Kleinman
This heart-stopping sci-fi adventure has a powerful message.
The Spice
Behold! 7 amazing new character posters for 'Dune' (2021)
Jake Kleinman
Welcome to Arrakis.
Inverse Codex
'Westworld' season 3 release date, trailer, and cast for HBO's twistiest sci-fi series
Jake Kleinman, Allie Gemmill and Mike Bloom
A revolution is brewing as machine faces off against man. Here’s everything we know.
Mischief Managed
'Loki' just repeated the laziest mistake in 'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker'
Jake Kleinman
The 'Loki' finale was a perfectly good episode of Marvel TV. But the studio is using one unfortunate storytelling technique that we thought was finished after 'Star Wars: Episode IX.'
Ground control
SpaceX Starship: FAA warning could be a huge step backward for Elon Musk
Jake Kleinman
Musk and the FAA have a long history of butting heads.
Mischief Managed
'Loki' Season 2 theory reveals a huge plot hole you might have missed
Jake Kleinman
... or a major change to the series.
Mischief Managed
'Loki' Episode 6 Easter eggs: You probably missed the most important one
Jake Kleinman
In an episode full of huge reveals, it's easy to overlook what might actually be the biggest.
Mischief Managed
'Loki' Season 2: Why Kang is already a scarier villain than Thanos
Jake Kleinman
The 'Loki' finale introduced Marvel's next supervillain, and he's already way scarier than Thanos for one subtle reason.
Inverse Codex
'Loki' Season 2: Release date, cast, trailer, plot for the confirmed Marvel sequel
Jake Kleinman
Everything you need to know.
Entertainment
The Gutter
Jake Kleinman
The Gutter is a weekly exploration of the concepts, criticisms, and curiosities that live between the panels of comic books and their adaptations.
Into the multiverse
'Venom 2' MCU connections? Kevin Feige fuels a huge Spider-Man rumor
Jake Kleinman
Is Eddie Brock coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
The Inverse Interview
'Loki': Who are the Time Keepers? An interview with the real-life TVA
Jake Kleinman
"Time moves differently in the TVA." The Tennessee Valley Authority talks 'Loki' theories, powering an electric grid, and whether the TVA has a time machine.
Mischief Managed
'Loki' Episode 5 Easter eggs: You probably missed the most important clue
Jake Kleinman
“I'm gonna disintegrate you!”