Now Stream This: ‘Barry Lyndon’, ‘Her’, ‘The Way of the Gun’, ‘Cropsey’, ‘The Rock’, ‘The Brothers Bloom’ and More

(Welcome to Now Stream This, a column dedicated to the best movies streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and every other streaming service out there.)  The weekend is almost here, which means you’re likely going to be scrolling through streaming services, asking yourself: “What the heck should I watch?” That’s where Now Stream This comes in. Below, […]

Amazon’s ‘The Romanoffs’ teaser shows desperate claims to fame

Amazon is finally ready to show more of The Romanoffs than its all-star cast. The internet behemoth has posted a full-fledged teaser trailer for the Prime Video anthology series, and it’s evident that the show is equal parts serious and irreverent. This definitely isn’t a historical piece. Rather, it’s a look at the seeming ridiculousness […]

The Morning Watch: The Hair Animation of ‘Incredibles 2’, ‘The Meg’ Anatomy of a Shark Battle & 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, see how Pixar delivered the amazingly animated hair […]

Superhero Bits: Ruby Rose Leaves Twitter After ‘Batwoman’ Harassment, New ‘The Flash’ Suit Debuts & More

What is Sebastian Stan‘s favorite line from the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Want to see how Grant Gustin looks in the final version of the new suit for the upcoming season of The Flash? Why did Ruby Rose leave Twitter after being cast as Batwoman? What’s the final domestic box office count for Marvel’s Black Panther? […]

Jonathan Nolan Wanted a Classic Rock Song in ‘The Dark Knight’ Trilogy Marketing But Christopher Nolan Refused

With three films in The Dark Knight trilogy, there have been plenty of trailers and TV spots around the world advertising Christopher Nolan‘s acclaimed take on Batman. However, one marketing tactic that was never used to promote any of the films in the comic book trilogy was the use of modern music to drive those […]

‘The Meg’, ‘Rampage’ and the Problem With 2018’s Giant Monster Movies

A couple of times this year at the movies, I’ve found myself thinking about one of the great lines from one of the great movies about the movies. “Wallace Beery! Wrestling picture! Whaddya need, a road map?” So goes the snappy one-liner from Michael Lerner’s cynical studio executive in the Joel and Ethan Coen masterpiece […]

‘The Conjuring’ Universe Producer James Wan Helped Direct Part of ‘The Nun’

While director James Wan has been quite busy at the helm of Aquaman for Warner Bros. Pictures, he’s also still in charge of shepherding the constantly growing horror universe of The Conjuring. But he took another role behind the scenes of the upcoming The Conjuring 2 spin-off The Nun. Director Corin Hardy revealed that James […]

‘The Meg’ Overperforms at the Box Office, Opens Larger Than ‘Ready Player One’ and ‘Rampage’

As the blockbuster summer of 2018 comes to an end, it appears audiences were hungry for Jason Statham and a giant prehistoric shark to give them some last minute thrills. The Meg surprised box office experts by having a much larger opening weekend than projected. As of Wednesday last week, analysts were predicting The Meg […]

THEN AND NOW: The cast of ‘The Princess Diaries’ movies 17 years later

Disney/Getty Images Warning: Minor spoilers ahead for the “Princess Diaries” franchise. Disney’s two movie adaptations of Meg Cabot’s book series “The Princess Diaries” are among the most iconic live-action films from the early 2000s era of filmmaking. The first movie, starring Anne Hathaway as Mia Thermopolis, premiered in 2001 and its lovable sequel following just […]

Superhero Bits: Grant Gustin Upset Over Leaked ‘The Flash’ Photo, ‘Doom Patrol’ Casts Cyborg & More

Why is Grant Gustin upset with how some fans of The Flash reacted to a leaked costume photo? Did you notice the Red Lotus reference in Deadpool 2? Who will play cyborg in the DC Universe streaming series Doom Patrol? Did you notice a little Captain America: The First Avenger Easter egg in a certain […]