Movies & TV

  • New ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer Sheds Some Light on Thanos (Video)

    New ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Trailer Sheds Some Light on Thanos (Video)

    Marvel and Disney’s ongoing mission to make the general public aware of Thanos’ whole deal continues with a new Avengers: Infinity War trailer focused on the big guy. Turns out, his whole deal involves destroying not the entire universe but just half of it, which as cosmic supervillain schemes go actually isn’t too bad. The new Avengers: Infinity War trailer also […]

  • Final ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer (Video)

    Final ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer (Video)

    I feel like the advertising campaign for Ready Player One has been going on forever, that there was never a time before everyone was arguing about this movie’s unique blend of insufferable 80s mythologizing and Spielberg action set-pieces. But actually it’s only been a few months, and now the whole thing is wrapping up with what is […]

  • AMC ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ MCU Marathon Coming Soon

    AMC ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ MCU Marathon Coming Soon

    AMC Theaters is giving everybody who’s been both asleep for ten years and having their homes fumigated a chance to watch 31 hours of Marvel Cinematic Universality in one long, ill-advised go. It’s, for lack of a catchier title, the AMC Avengers: Infinity War MCU Marathon, reportedly coming soon to an AMC theater near you. The AMC Avengers: Infinity […]

  • HAL 9000 Replica from Master Replicas Group (Video)

    HAL 9000 Replica from Master Replicas Group (Video)

    This year is the 50th anniversary of the film 2001: A Space Odyssey, and the tributes are pouring in. There was this book all about the movie I wrote about a litle over a week ago, and now there’s a pretty cool gadget revealed by the Master Replicas Group: A functional HAL 9000 Replica.  The HAL 9000 Replica can […]

  • “Only Slightly Exaggerated” Miyazaki-Inspired Travel Oregon Ad

    “Only Slightly Exaggerated” Miyazaki-Inspired Travel Oregon Ad

    No offense intended to the people of that fine state, but I never really thought of Oregon as being a magical, Studio Ghiblian wonderland before. I say “before” because I’ve just watched the new ad from Travel Oregon, which is a total riff on the films of Hayao Miyazaki, entitled “Only Slightly Exaggerated.” The “Only […]

  • “Hold Unknown”: A New Adult Swim Single by Dinosaur, Jr.

    “Hold Unknown”: A New Adult Swim Single by Dinosaur, Jr.

    It’s been a while since I checked in with the Adult Swim Singles series, back in October of last year when Brian Eno and Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine put out a tasty number for the programming block’s music releasing arm. Now, Dinosaur, Jr. is doing the honors, with a new Adult Swim Single […]