‘Aladdin’ Teaser Trailer: Disney Invites You To a Whole New World

Disney knows a good thing when they see it, so they’re all-in on live-action remakes of their animated hits. The latest: Aladdin! The 1992 animated musical featuring a now-iconic vocal performance from the late Robin Williams gets a live-action update courtesy of Guy Ritchie. Will Smith takes on the role of the Genie, who grants wishes to Aladdin, […]

Daily Podcast: Biggest Film Pet Peeves, Movie Marathons, Mr. Mom, Fantasy Island, Rookie of the Year & Apple

On the October 11 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film Weekend Editor Brad Oman and Senior Writer Ben Pearson to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Mr. Mom, Fantasy Island, Rookie of the Year and Apple. And in the mailbag we’ll answer some listener e-mails. […]

‘Ben Is Back’ Trailer: Addiction Takes a Toll on Lucas Hedges and Julia Roberts

This awards season will see two different stories of drug addiction hitting theaters. There’s Beautiful Boy showing the turmoil that addiction creates between a father and son played by Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet, and then there’s Ben Is Back, the new film from director Peter Hedges showing how addiction impacts an entire family, with […]

Superhero Bits: ‘Joker’ Extras Got Stuck on the Subway, ‘Venom’ Sequel Not Likely to Be R-Rated & More

Who is the latest cast member to finish Avengers 4 reshoots? Would you like to see a second season of The Defenders? Want to see Stan Lee‘s cameo in Teen Titans Go! To the Movies? What happened when Joker extras got stuck on the subway? What movie served as a comedic influence for Aquaman? Could […]

Female-Led ‘Kung Fu’ Sequel Series in Development at Fox

Reboot mania has reached a fever pitch, with Fox reviving a classic martial arts western series that may have been better left behind in the dust. The ’70s series Kung Fu is receiving a sequel series featuring a female lead and a hopefully less whitewashed cast. The original series, which ran from 1972 to 1975, arrived […]

‘The Christmas Chronicles’ Trailer: Kurt Russell is Cool Santa Claus

Kurt Russell is the coolest Santa Claus you’ll ever see in The Christmas Chronicles trailer. Will this Netflix family film be any good? I don’t know. But at least Russell is clearly having fun playing the role of Jolly Old Saint Nick. In the film, a pair of kids have to help Santa save Christmas, as […]

/Filmcast Ep. 488 – Venom and A Star Is Born (GUEST: Angie Han from Mashable)

Jeff, Devindra, Angie and Peter do a double review of Venom and A Star Is Born. You can always e-mail us at slashfilmcast(AT)gmail(DOT)com, or call and leave a voicemail at 781-583-1993. Also, follow us on Twitter or like us on Facebook. Listen and subscribe below: Shownotes (all timestamps are approximate only) Featured Reviews:  Venom (~04:00) – […]