Movies & TV

  • ‘Game of Thrones’ Playing Cards

    ‘Game of Thrones’ Playing Cards

    If I’m not mistaken, the “game of thrones” referred to in the HBO original series Game of Thrones isn’t a literal game — at least not one that you can survive losing. But now, an Etsy shop by the name of Jokerandthethief is selling Game of Thrones Playing Cards, designed around characters from the show, […]

  • ‘The Path': Hulu Original Series Stars Aaron Paul (Video)

    ‘The Path': Hulu Original Series Stars Aaron Paul (Video)

    Unless you were one of the select few who went to go see Need for Speed, you’ve probably been jonesing for some Aaron Paul in your life since the end of Breaking Bad, especially with Better Call Saul back on the air. Good news, then — a trailer for the Paul-starring Hulu original series The […]

  • #HomerLive: ‘The Simpsons’ Doing Live Segment in May

    #HomerLive: ‘The Simpsons’ Doing Live Segment in May

    It’s fitting that the final frontier for television animation – live broadcast — would be achieved by The Simpsons, since the show has reached so many other milestones over the course of its historic run. It’s also fitting that it would be identified via the hashtag “#HomerLive,” over which Twitter users can submit questions to […]

  • ‘Vital Signs': Apple’s First Original Series to Star Dr. Dre

    ‘Vital Signs': Apple’s First Original Series to Star Dr. Dre

    Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and many others have demonstrated that any tech company can make an original television series if they just have enough resources to make it happen. So it was only a matter of time before Apple got in on the action, which they now plan to do with Vital Signs starring Dr. Dre. […]

  • Final ‘Batman v Superman’ Trailer Now Online (Video)

    Final ‘Batman v Superman’ Trailer Now Online (Video)

    The saga of the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice promotional blitz is about to come to an end with the release of the film on March 25th. Now, the final Batman v Superman trailer has hit the internet — they grow up so fast. The greatest innovation presented by the final Batman v Superman […]

  • ‘Jason Bourne’ Super Bowl Spot (Video)

    ‘Jason Bourne’ Super Bowl Spot (Video)

    Super Bowl commercials really aren’t as fun as they used to be, since most of the best ones are all released online days before the game, and a lot of the brands have “caught on” to the whole thing in an ultimately detrimental way. But last night’s game was still home to a cool movie […]

  • ‘When the Evil Smiles’ Supercut Showcases Villainous Grins (Video)

    ‘When the Evil Smiles’ Supercut Showcases Villainous Grins (Video)

    Society generally tells us that evil things will lead to bad, unpleasant emotions: Sadness, loneliness, anger, and so on. But why is it, then, that the bad guys always seem to be enjoying themselves so much? That’s the implicit question posed by When the Evil Smiles, a new supercut from Semih Okmn. Soundtracked by the […]

  • Frinkiac: A Searchable Index of Three Million ‘Simpsons’ Screenshots

    Frinkiac: A Searchable Index of Three Million ‘Simpsons’ Screenshots

    In certain corners of the internet, screenshots from The Simpsons are basically like currency. But much like the early days of our modern economy, sources for good screenshots have previously been scattered across the web, with no centralized place to get the one you want. Now, though, we have Frinkiac. The Frinkiac search engine has […]

  • ‘The Characters': Netflix Sketch Comedy Series Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘The Characters': Netflix Sketch Comedy Series Gets Trailer (Video)

    Most sketch comedy shows are predicated on the concept of an ensemble cast, but Netflix (as it is often wont to do) has tweaked that formula with the upcoming sketch comedy series The Characters.  Instead of being built around a troupe of performers, this show gives one episode each to a single comedian out of […]

  • ‘Blackhat': New Director’s Cut Premiering Next Week

    ‘Blackhat': New Director’s Cut Premiering Next Week

    Unless you’re among a depressingly slim group of moviegoers, you shrugged off Michael Mann‘s Blackhat when it premiered early last year. But now a new version of that under-appreciated film is premiering in New York for a whole new generation of audiences to shrug at — one that’s been recut by director Michael Mann. No one knows […]