What’s Going on with the ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off Movies? New Development Details Emerge

Last week Star Wars fans heard the worrisome but unsurprising news that any future installments in the Star Wars Story spin-off banner from Lucasfilm were on hold. The news came in the wake of the less than satisfying box office performance of Solo: A Star Wars Story, which was meant to kick off an entire franchise of movies following young Han Solo. However, Lucasfilm released a statement saying that report was “premature” and … [Read more...]

‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Box Office Lands the Fourth Biggest Weekend of the Year

Jurassic World raked in a huge $208 million in the summer of 2015, landing one of the best opening weekends of all time (the only non-Disney distributed title in the top 10). That means Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom had a lot to live up to. But the sequel had a satisfying debut with the fourth biggest opening weekend of the year, and Universal’s second biggest debut ever, coming in behind only Jurassic World. Get the full rundown of the … [Read more...]

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ is the Title of the ‘Homecoming’ Sequel, and We Already Know Why

Any fan who closely follows the development and marketing of Marvel Studios movies knows that Spider-Man: Homecoming star Tom Holland has a real problem with spoilers. The actor is so notorious for letting information slip that Benedict Cumberbatch has even made a habit out of stopping him from giving the game away. Well, now Tom Holland has given up a new detail about the forthcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel. Tom Holland is appearing at ACE … [Read more...]

‘Ant-Man and the Wasp’ Early Buzz: Another Fun, Hilarious and Self-Contained Adventure

Late Friday night, the first reactions to Marvel’s latest superhero sequel hit the web. Ant-Man and the Wasp has been screened for critics, and the first reactions from social media have started to surface. So far, the buzz is pretty damn high with many calling it fun and hilarious, praising the creative use of size (both big and small), and one reaction even thinks it’s Marvel’s best sequel since Captain America: The Winter … [Read more...]

Superhero Bits: Ant-Man Has a Nightmare, Mega Ultron Concept Art, Henry Cavill’s CGI Hands & More

What did the second season of Luke Cage end up with on Rotten Tomatoes? Is there a shot in Justice League where Henry Cavill has CGI hands? Did you know there was almost a Mega Ultron in the end of Avengers: Age of Ultron? Are you ready for a Shazam trailer to debut at San Diego Comic-Con? What is Scott Lang having a nightmare about in Ant-Man and the Wasp? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits.Former thief Luis (Michael Peña) has … [Read more...]

Edgar Wright is Working on a Documentary About the Pop Rock Band Sparks

Last year Edgar Wright got us tapping our toes and gripping our seats in the fast-paced, music-infused heist thriller Baby Driver. We’re not sure exactly what the filmmaker’s next project will be, but we now have word on something the Shaun of the Dead director is working on right now, and it’s a kind of project we haven’t seen him tackle before. Edgar Wright has confirmed that he’s currently working on a documentary … [Read more...]

/Answers: Our Favorite Dinosaur Movies That Aren’t ‘Jurassic Park’

Every week in /Answers, we answer a new pop culture-related question. In this edition, tying in with the release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, we ask, “What are your favorite dinosaur movies that aren’t Jurassic Park?”Hoai-Tran Bui – The Land Before Time I never understood how kids could fall in love with dinosaurs after seeing Jurassic Park. There was the awe of seeing those gigantic beasts at the beginning, of course, but … [Read more...]

‘Incredicoaster’ Video Shows Riders Trying to Keep Up with Jack-Jack’s Powers at Pixar Pier

Disneyland has reimagined a whole area of their California Adventure Park and turned it into the Pixar Pier, a whimsical waterfront boardwalk setting where the characters and settings of Pixar Animation come to life. Pixar Pier opens this weekend, and it includes a complete makeover of the roller coaster formerly known as California Screamin’, which has now been dubbed The Incredicoaster. And we have a look at what the ride experience is … [Read more...]

Cool Stuff: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Director Taika Waititi is Now the Coolest Funko POP Figure

Just yesterday, Aquaman and The Conjuring director James Wan was added to the small but growing line-up of filmmakers who have been lucky enough to be immortalized as Funko POP! vinyl figures. The figure had James Wan’s signature pink streaked hair, but now he’s no longer the coolest Funko POP on the block. Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi, who has also brought us the phenomenal films Eagle vs Shark, Boy, What We Do in the … [Read more...]

The Morning Watch: ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ Retrospective, ‘Spy Who Dumped Me’ Featurette & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take look back at the animated live-action hybrid Who Framed Roger Rabbit in honor of the film’s 30th anniversary. Plus, a featurette for the upcoming … [Read more...]

Superhero Bits: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Named Gayest Marvel Movie, Cable Joins Guardians of the Galaxy & More

Which video game version of Batman was spotted in Ready Player One? When are Supergirl, The Flash, Arrow, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and Black Lightning returning to The CW? Which mutant is joining the future Guardians of the Galaxy in Marvel Comics? What does Taika Waititi have to say about Thor: Ragnarok being declared the gayest Marvel movie? Do you want to see MODOK in the MCU? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits.Michael … [Read more...]

‘Reprisal’ Trailer: Oh, Good! Another Bruce Willis Movie to Forget About

Have you heard of Acts of Violence, First Kill, Marauders, Extraction, Vice or The Prince? They’re all Bruce Willis action thrillers that you’ve likely forgotten about or never even heard of, and they’re all movies that have come out within the last four years. That just goes to show you how often Bruce Willis is churning out forgettable fodder for action-hungry audiences who will watch anything while eating a Little … [Read more...]

MoviePass Unveils Surge Pricing for Popular Movies as Their Latest Bad Idea

Even though MoviePass has been touting their three million subscribers and promises of a continued supply of movie tickets for a low price of $9.95 a month, the subscription service seems hellbent on showing customers that they’re desperate for money any way they can get it. And their latest change to the MoviePass subscription only confirms that. Starting in July, monthly MoviePass subscribers will experience surge pricing for certain … [Read more...]