Movies & TV

  • ‘Face Lift': CGI Head Gets the Adult Swim Treatment (Video)

    ‘Face Lift': CGI Head Gets the Adult Swim Treatment (Video)

    Every once in a while Adult Swim comes out with a short film that captures the viral imagination, quickly becoming worn out after a week or so (remember Too Many Cooks?). Somehow, I think there’s a chance that that’s going to happen with Face Lift, even though it might be too weird and mildly unnerving […]

  • ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi': Title and Release Date Revealed

    ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi': Title and Release Date Revealed

    One cool trend in movies these days is that once you get into highly anticipated sequels you can generate buzz just by revealing the title of the next installment. That’s never more true than in Star Wars, which has some of the best titles in the game, the latest having recently been unveiled by the […]

  • ‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’ Gets New Trailer (Video)

    ‘King Arthur: Legend of the Sword’ Gets New Trailer (Video)

    It seems like every generation in Hollywood gets its very own King Arthur movie, and the latest is King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. Since the current trend is all about spin-offs and crossovers, you may reasonably expect Merlin and Sir Lancelot to have their own movies at some point, but in the meantime we […]

  • ‘House of Cards’ Drops Inauguration Day Teaser (Video)

    ‘House of Cards’ Drops Inauguration Day Teaser (Video)

    One of the many, many challenges of the Trump presidency is going to be dramatists’ and storytellers’ ability to keep up, and ideally surpass, the insane stuff that will be happening inside the American government in real life. The popular Netflix original series House of Cards appears to be at least trying to keep up […]

  • Steve McQueen’s Racing Helmet Can Be Yours

    Steve McQueen’s Racing Helmet Can Be Yours

    I’m not sure why, but there appears to be high levels of Steve McQueen in the cultural atmosphere these days, even though he died almost 40 years ago. The most recent previous example was the new Steve McQueen in LeMans comic, and now we have Steve McQueen’s racing helmet going up for sale from Collector […]

  • ‘Santa Clarita Diet': Netflix Zombie Comedy Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Santa Clarita Diet': Netflix Zombie Comedy Gets Trailer (Video)

    We’re living in what are probably the final death throes of the current zombie trend, touched off probably by 28 Days Later way back in 2002. And at this point, it’s probably hard to get too excited about anything referred to as a “zombie comedy,” but despite all that the trailer for Santa Clarita Diet […]