Stranger Things: Why Maya Hawke didn’t want Steve and Robin romance

Stranger Things season three introduced a number of new characters in its third season in the battle to defeat the Mind Flayer. One of the nicer surprises was the introduction of Robin Buckley (played by Maya Hawke), who played Steve Harrington’s (Joe Keery) Scoops Ahoy co-worker. Many viewers thought that a romance was blossoming between the […]

Ambitions Premiere: Grade OWN’s Sexy, Insane Robin Givens Drama

RELATED STORIES To say that OWN’s new drama Ambitions goes off the rails in its first hour isn’t entirely accurate, as the Robin Givens-fronted soap never purports to be on the rails in the first place. From the moment we’re introduced to ruthless Atlanta attorney Stephanie Lancaster in Tuesday’s premiere, you can already tell she’s […]

The Morning Watch: The Sound Design of Harry Potter, ‘Robin Hood’ Teaches Medieval Slang & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, a video essay dives into the difficult task […]

Superhero Bits: Long Range ‘Aquaman’ Box Office Forecast, ‘Titans’ Almost Didn’t Have Robin & More

Is Lewis Tan playing Batman in the Titans universe? What are the long range box office forecasts for Aquaman right now? Which other Marvel franchise does Karl Urban want in on? Did you know Titans almost didn’t feature Dick Grayson at all? Have you heard about what Tim Burton‘s version of Batman Forever would have […]

COC names Robin Brudner interim CEO after Overholt's abrupt departure

Robin Brudner was hired by the Canadian Olympic Committee two years ago to drive change in its corporate culture. The 55-year-old from Toronto will now lead the organization on an interim basis as chief executive officer. Chris Overholt is stepping down after seven years as CEO, an abrupt departure, CBC Sports has learned, with staff […]

Christopher Robin, The Guardians, The Festival and more…

FRIENDS REUNITED: Christopher Robin (Ewan McGregor) meets old pal Winnie The Pooh (Image: LAURIE SARPHAM ) But while both Paddington films managed to charm adults and children at the same time it isn’t clear who this gloomy spin on AA Milne’s “bear with very little brain” is aimed at. A slick opening sequence shows Christopher […]

/Filmcast Ep. 479 – Blindspotting and Christopher Robin

David, Devindra, Jeff, and Kristy discuss the fun of Teen Titans Go! To The Movies, the enjoyability of HBO’s Succession, and the riveting Netflix documentary, The Staircase. Also, Jeff gets disappointed by modern Blu-ray special features. 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 […]

Daily Podcast: Eighth Grade, Venture Bros., Christopher Robin, P.S. I Love You, Hogwarts Mystery, and More

On the August 6, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by managing editor Jacob Hall, weekend editor Brad Oman, and writer Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss what they’ve been up to in another edition of Water Cooler Monday. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes, Google Play, Overcast, Spotify […]

‘Christopher Robin’ Review: A Captivating Blend of Whimsy and Melancholy

When I first saw Spike Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are, I cried through almost the entire film. That said, the mixed reception it received didn’t surprise me. Its intended audience — to my mind, at least — didn’t dovetail with the market it was being sold to; despite being based on a children’s book, […]

Watch Ewan McGregor Interview Winnie the Pooh and Friends in this ‘Christopher Robin’ Featurette

In this new Christopher Robin featurette, Ewan McGregor sits down with talking some stuffed animals and proceeds to interview them. It’s painfully adorable, and charming, and you owe it to yourself to watch it. Plus: check out a clip from the film, and another behind-the-scenes featurette. Christopher Robin Featurette  Oh my god, this is almost too much. […]