The wild story behind how a photographer snapped one of the most amazing eclipse photos ever taken

Courtesy of Jon Carmichael. Astronomy photographer Jon Carmichael knew he wanted to capture 2017’s total solar eclipse on camera — he just didn’t quite know how.  Millions of Americans watched the event unfold last August, making it one of the most-photographed in history. And Carmichael felt the pressure. He studied the eclipse’s path, and realized that […]

American Horror Story: Apocalypse: Burning Questions About the Outpost, the Cooperative, the Coven and More

Wednesday’s American Horror Story: Apocalypse premiere gave us a lot to chew on: A new crop of creepy characters, a truly twisted premise and even the season’s first named death. (“The stew… is Stu!”) But more than anything, it got our minds racing. To that end, here are seven burning questions we need answered as […]

This Week In Trailers: Quincy, F**k You All: The Uwe Boll Story, Why Are We Creative?, Queercore: How to Punk a Revolution, Ad Vitam

Trailers are an under-appreciated art form insofar that many times they’re seen as vehicles for showing footage, explaining films away, or showing their hand about what moviegoers can expect. Foreign, domestic, independent, big budget: What better way to hone your skills as a thoughtful moviegoer than by deconstructing these little pieces of advertising? This week […]

American Horror Story: Apocalypse: Grade the Season 8 Premiere

Billy Eichner’s character may not have survived the premiere of American Horror Story: Apocalypse, but at least he went out doing what Eichner loved most: screaming at people on the street. Then again, it’s not like he won’t have plenty of company in the afterlife — following a series of nuclear explosions across the globe, […]

Spider-Man on PS4 weaves a great story that revels in villainy

Spider-Man offers unique gameplay on PS4 (Image: SONY) It’s incredible to think just how far video games on consoles have come since the heyday of the last Spider-Man. Fans have had to wait a long time to take the Web-Slinger for another whirl around New York, but it looks like it was worth the wait. […]

Don’t Eat Skrull Burgers: A Brief History of ‘Skrull Kill Krew,’ the Wackiest Skrull Story

Last week, we saw our first look at the Skrulls, the race of shape-shifting aliens set to make their cinematic debut in Captain Marvel. A long-running staple of Marvel comics, they’re best known for The Kree-Skrull War (1971-72), in which the Avengers are caught up in an intergalactic conflict, and the more recent Secret Invasion (2008-09) […]

‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Deleted Scene Takes Us on a Splashy Han and Qi’ra Chase

Solo: A Star Wars Story introduced us to a young Han Solo who was a bit wet behind the ears. But in a deleted scene from the Star Wars standalone film, the film takes that quite literally. A Solo deleted scene gives us an extended look at Han and Qi’ra’s early chase scene through the streets of […]

'Love story over': Macron says EU can't rely on US for security – is it time to start wooing Russia?

Emmanuel Macron’s remark that Europe can’t rely on the US for security, along with hints at rapprochement with Russia, show a rift in EU-Washington ties – a relationship that’s crumbling amid pressure to end sanction policies. “Europe can no longer rely on the United States for its security,” the French President said in a recent […]

Horror Story First Look: Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott Prep for Apocalypse

Connie Britton and Dylan McDermott have returned in time for the Apocalypse. On Saturday, American Horror Story co-creator Ryan Murphy shared the first photo of the Murder House marrieds back on set of the FX anthology. The Instagram post was captioned, “Connie and Dylan. The Harmons in their forever AHS home… Murder House.” Murphy’s caption would seem to confirm […]