Movies & TV

  • ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ Trailer (Video)

    ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’ Trailer (Video)

    Filmmaker Terry Gilliam recently gave a disastrous interview essentially defending sexual predators, but that’s probably only the fourth or fifth biggest disaster ever to befall his latest project, a feature film adaptation of the classic novel Don Quixote that’s been in the works in one form or another for two decades. Now, we have a trailer for The […]

  • ‘How to Talk to Girls at Parties': Aliens vs Punks (Trailer)

    ‘How to Talk to Girls at Parties': Aliens vs Punks (Trailer)

    Don’t be fooled by the intentionally misleading title: How to Talk to Girls at Parties fits right into the modern film industry’s frenzy for scifi stories. It’s based on just such a story by Neil Gaiman, and as the official plot synopsis makes clear this is not an instructional guide on how to find love, although maybe […]

  • “A Very Special Message from Deadpool” Reveals Bright Pink Suit (Video)

    “A Very Special Message from Deadpool” Reveals Bright Pink Suit (Video)

    Even hyperverbal mercenaries have to give back to their communities every once in a while. “A Very Special Message from Deadpool” from Ryan Reynolds and the fundraising masters at Omaze reveals Mr. Wilson doing just that for the cause of cancer research. And, if you donate, you’ll have a chance to win his special, one of […]

  • ‘Hilarity for Charity’ Netflix Comedy Special from Seth Rogen (Trailer)

    ‘Hilarity for Charity’ Netflix Comedy Special from Seth Rogen (Trailer)

    Everybody loves a good charity comedy special, especially when it’s spearheaded by someone with the clout to secure the participation of an all-star cast and Jon Lovitz. Someone like Seth Rogen, whose upcoming Netflix special Hilarity for Charity has a new trailer out today. Here’s the official skinny: “Join Seth Rogen and his famous friends for an […]

  • ‘Shazam!’ April Fool’s Day Fake Trailer (Video)

    ‘Shazam!’ April Fool’s Day Fake Trailer (Video)

    Yesterday was April Fool’s Day, and Easter, and Lon Chaney’s birthday, among other things. But it wouldn’t really be April Fool’s Day if I didn’t share at least one promotional tidbit from the most important day for free publicity of the year, and I’ve selected a fake trailer for the upcoming superhero movie Shazam! for the honor. […]

  • ‘The Land of Maybe': A Short Rock Climbing Doc from The North Face (Video)

    ‘The Land of Maybe': A Short Rock Climbing Doc from The North Face (Video)

    The North Face is one of those outdoor/athletic apparel brands that dips into documentary filmmaking from time to time. Last month there was A Love Letter to Winter featuring the brand’s snow sports team, and now it’s The Land of Maybe, starring The North Face’s sponsored team of rock climbers. Here’s the official synopsis: “Travel with us to […]

  • ‘Deadpool 2′ Motion Posters Are Trading Card Inspired

    ‘Deadpool 2′ Motion Posters Are Trading Card Inspired

    Here’s some movie advertising that hits me close to home. When I was a kid I didn’t really read too many comic books, instead my superhero print medium of choice was trading cards, which were huge in my early-to-mid 90s heyday. They also serve as the primary point of reference for a new line of Deadpool […]

  • “Pin-Ups: David Bowie Goes to the Movies” from TIFF

    “Pin-Ups: David Bowie Goes to the Movies” from TIFF

    The cool thing about being a David Bowie fan is that even if you’ve listened to all of his music (an impressive feat on its own), unless you’re an absolutely obsessive completist there are probably a few movies of his you haven’t seen yet. The Toronto International Film Festival, as part of its series of […]

  • ‘Bruce Lee: The Walk of the Dragon’ — Bruce Lee Returns in Comic Book Form

    ‘Bruce Lee: The Walk of the Dragon’ — Bruce Lee Returns in Comic Book Form

    Back in 2016, comic book imprint Darby Pop released Bruce Lee: The Dragon Rises, a one-shot adventure starring a superheroic Bruce Lee. Now, that fictionalized Bruce is back for an upcoming new one-shot entitled Bruce Lee: The Walk of the Dragon, sporting a cover lifting his iconic undershirt-and-nunchaku combo from Fist of Fury. As the official plot synopsis […]