Movies & TV

  • ‘KFC Comfort Zone': A Meditation Series from KFC (Video)

    ‘KFC Comfort Zone': A Meditation Series from KFC (Video)

    Sometimes I feel vaguely guilty about how often I find myself writing about KFC’s various promotional stunts on this site – especially since the Colonel hasn’t written me any checks. But how can I resist when the chicken chain keeps doing crazy stuff like KFC Comfort Zone, a new parody meditational web series that lets you […]

  • ‘Paterno': Al Pacino Plays Disgraced Penn State Coach (Teaser)

    ‘Paterno': Al Pacino Plays Disgraced Penn State Coach (Teaser)

    The story of Joe Paterno, who enabled and covered up the crimes of pedophile Jerry Sandusky for years before it led to his ultimate downfall, is coming to HBO. And to play him, the network has enlisted the same guy they got to play Jack Kevorkian and Phil Spector: Al Pacino. Now, there’s an intense […]

  • ‘Tomb Raider’ Second Trailer Released (Video)

    ‘Tomb Raider’ Second Trailer Released (Video)

    We’re about two months away from the new Tomb Raider movie with its new Lara Croft – and now we have the second official trailer for the movie that gives us a better idea of the plot that will unfold in between fights and drops from great heights. This time, she’s chasing after her missing dad: “Leaving […]

  • ‘Heathers’ TV Series Adaptation Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Heathers’ TV Series Adaptation Gets Trailer (Video)

    If I had written this article a month ago, it would have been from the point of view of a 30-year-old man who had not seen the movie Heathers, despite its reputation as an essential classic of 1980s American cinema. But I happened to watch the film over holiday break, which makes me all the more […]

  • ‘Everything Sucks!': Nostalgic 90s Series Gets Trailer (Video)

    ‘Everything Sucks!': Nostalgic 90s Series Gets Trailer (Video)

    90s nostalgia is nothing new these days, in fact it would probably be easier to count the number of future TV shows and movies that don’t have some element of it than vice versa. But Netflix’s upcoming series Everything Sucks! would appear to take the idea into overdrive, judging by the recently released date announcement trailer for […]

  • ‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot’ Teaser Trailer (Video)

    ‘Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot’ Teaser Trailer (Video)

    The late cartoonist John Callahan lead an interesting life, and now his autobiography has been turned into a feature film by director Gus Van Sant and a cast that includes Joaquin Phoenix as Callahan, Jonah, Hill, the great Rooney Mara, and Jack Black. It’s called Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot, and a teaser trailer for […]

  • ‘Bullitt': Mustang from Iconic Steve McQueen Film Found

    ‘Bullitt': Mustang from Iconic Steve McQueen Film Found

    It’s one of the most iconic movie automobiles of all time that doesn’t have a name that ends in “-mobile”: The 1968 Mustang driven by Steve McQueen in the 1968 film Bullitt, often cited as home to one of the greatest car chase scenes ever filmed. For many years, the car was thought to be lost […]

  • ‘Voldemort: Origins of the Heir’ Unofficial Fan Film Available Now (Video)

    ‘Voldemort: Origins of the Heir’ Unofficial Fan Film Available Now (Video)

    Back in the 1970s, The Exorcist was busting box office records, and a director named William Girdler was assigned to make what was basically a “black Exorcist.” The result was a movie called Abby, a masterpiece of blaxploitation that was crushed by Warner Bros., who said it was too close to The Exorcist to be legally allowed and they promptly had […]