Movies & TV

  • ‘Captain America: Civil War': First Trailer Drops (Video)

    ‘Captain America: Civil War': First Trailer Drops (Video)

    Last night saw the release of the first trailer for the next entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe saga, and it would appear that the non-violent, friendly tension between Tony Stark and Steve Rogers is finally coming to a head that is very much a violent one. It’s Captain America: Civil War (and no, it […]

  • ‘Thunderball': Original Poster Artwork Goes Up for Auction

    ‘Thunderball': Original Poster Artwork Goes Up for Auction

    Even people who hate James Bond movies have to admit that the posters are pretty cool – and this is triply true of the posters from the 60s, when posters were objectively better than they are now. So it’s pretty cool that some of Frank McCarthy’s original poster art for the 1965 Bond adventure Thunderball […]

  • ’11/22/63′: JFK Time-Travel Thriller Gets Teaser (Video)

    ’11/22/63′: JFK Time-Travel Thriller Gets Teaser (Video)

    This Sunday is the 22nd of November, a date made infamous by the assassination of JFK in 1963. Ever since then, people have wondered what would happen if they could go back in time, to A: See who really committed the crime, and B: Stop it from happening. That’s the corker of a premise behind […]

  • Foot Locker’s Week of Greatness Ads Starring Tracy Morgan (Videos)

    Foot Locker’s Week of Greatness Ads Starring Tracy Morgan (Videos)

    Ever since his nearly-fatal car accident a while back, it’s been a pleasure and a joy to see Tracy Morgan working again, no matter what it is that he’s actually doing. So it’s cool to see him in a couple of commercials in this year’s Foot Locker’s Week of Greatness campaign, both of which put […]

  • ‘Zoolander 2′ Official Trailer Includes Some Special Guests (Video)

    ‘Zoolander 2′ Official Trailer Includes Some Special Guests (Video)

    Back in 2001, one of the things that set Zoolander apart was its bevy of celebrity cameos, from David Bowie to Garry Shandling and Natalie Portman. And given that we as a society have grown even more celebrity-obsessed since those innocent times, there would be no reason to make Zoolander 2 without a galaxy of […]

  • ‘101 Funniest Screenplays’ Released by Writers Guild of America

    ‘101 Funniest Screenplays’ Released by Writers Guild of America

    In today’s Judd Apatow-dominated world, it’s hard to imagine a time when funny Hollywood comedies started with funny scripts, rather than just groupings of talented improvisers in a room. But the Writers Guild of America remembers this wonderful era, and they celebrated it recently by releasing their list of the 101 Funniest Screenplays. The WGA’s […]

  • ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000′ Launches Comeback Kickstarter

    ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000′ Launches Comeback Kickstarter

    It’s been 16 years since Mystery Science Theater 3000 went off the air and into deep space, but since then it’s had an unusually steady presence in pop culture. Its DVDs continue to sell, and various spin-off projects like Rifftrax and Cinematic Titanic continue to thrive, which means that in today’s comeback culture the creator […]

  • ‘Warcraft': Film Based on Computer Game Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Warcraft': Film Based on Computer Game Gets Trailer (Video)

    I never played World of Warcraft, and in fact don’t know much about it except what I’ve gleaned second and third-hand off of social media and various TV shows. But I am a fan of director Duncan Jones, who’s been charged with the task of translating the game to the screen, and the first trailer […]

  • ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ Official Trailer (Video)

    ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ Official Trailer (Video)

    Believe it or not, it’s been five years since Tim Burton‘s Alice in Wonderland became a box office smash, breaking the billion-dollar gross mark despite seemingly no one liking it very much. Now, there’s a somewhat belated sequel coming out, based on Lewis Carroll’s sequel to his original novel, called Alice Through the Looking Glass, […]

  • ‘The Hateful Eight’ Gets New Trailer (Video)

    ‘The Hateful Eight’ Gets New Trailer (Video)

    Police boycotts notwithstanding, Quentin Tarantino‘s The Hateful Eight is one of the most anticipated movies of the year, especially for fans of the director’s distinctive genre exercises. So it’s always good and welcome news when a new trailer for a QT joint hits the internet, as one did earlier today. The latest trailer for The […]