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‘Incredibles 2’ Smashes Box Office Records

Brad Bird’s new animated adventure soared on the big screen. Over the weekend, Incredibles 2 earned an estimated $180 million at the box office, per CNN Money, absolutely smashing the record for animated titles previously held by Finding Dory, which made $135 million during its opening frame in 2016. Taking into account international openings as […]

The Week in Movie News: ‘Wonder Woman’ Sequel Teased a Mystery, ‘Dumbo’ and ‘The Nun’ Trailers and More

Need a quick recap of the past week in movie news? Here are the highlights:   BIG NEWS Wonder Woman sequel teases a surprising co-star: We learned Wonder Woman 2 is titled Wonder Woman 1984 and saw some new images from the ’80s-set superhero movie, including one mysteriously featuring Chris Pine as the previously killed-off Steve Trevor. Read more here and […]

Today in Movie Culture: Funny ‘Jurassic World’ Recap, ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ Heist as a Video Game and More

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Movie Recap of the Day: We’re a week ahead of the release of Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, so revisit the plot of the last movie with this silly recap:   Remade Movie Scene of the Day: Mr. Sunday Movies re-created the […]

‘Captain Marvel’ Nabs Female Composer; Here’s Everything We Know So Far

Update: Pinar Toprak has announced that she will be composing the musical score for Captain Marvel, starring Brie Larson (above) as the titular character. Toprak thus becomes the first woman to score a major superhero movie. Her recent credits include TV’s Krypton and the extremely popular video game Fortnite. See her announcement below.   I’m […]

Comics on Film: ‘Incredibles 2’ Is Completely Worth the 14-Year Wait

This movie is not based on comic book source material. However, if you don’t believe that it isn’t one of the year’s most anticipated superhero films on similar order with any offering from Marvel Studios, 20th Century Fox, or DC Films, then you’re living under a rock. After 14 years, Disney and Pixar’s The Incredibles has only […]

Today in Movie Culture: Batman vs. Batman Fan Trailer, the Evolution of Pixar and More

Here are a bunch of little bites to satisfy your hunger for movie culture:   Fake Trailer of the Day: What if Ben Affleck’s Batman and Christian Bale’s Batman somehow crossed over their universes? They’d fight, of course, a la this fake trailer from Stryder HD:   Cosplay of the Day: Heading to see Incredibles 2 this […]

What to Expect From the Future of DC Comic Book Movies

While some film franchises like to set up release dates far in advance, DC Entertainment is no longer on that path. Walter Hamada, the relatively new head of DC’s movie production, is against that and other recent Hollywood trends, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The “DC Extended Universe” no longer seems intent on aping Marvel’s […]

First ‘Unfriended: Dark Web’ Trailer May Scare You Off the Internet; Here’s Everything We Know

We’ve always suspected that our computers are out to get us! Well, not really, but we’re certainly aware of various real-life dangers that can be more easily facilitated by our personal computers and the global reach of the internet. Those fears were explored in Unfriended, a chilling suspense story about a group of teenage friends […]

New Grouchy, Grumpy ‘The Grinch’ Trailer; Here’s Everything We Know

Many people have fond memories of hearing Boris Karloff voice Dr. Seuss’ classic character the Grinch in the animated television show How the Grinch Stole Christmas, directed by Chuck Jones. More recently, Jim Carrey memorably embodied the grouchy character in Ron Howard’s same-titled live-action version in 2000, which won a lot of new Grinch fans. […]

Ewan McGregor to Star in ‘Shining’ Sequel ‘Doctor Sleep’; Here’s Everything We Know

Update: Ewan McGregor (above in TV’s Fargo) will star in Doctor Sleep, according to Variety. Based on Stephen King’s novel, the sequel to The Shining will be directed by Mike Flanagan (Gerald’s Game). McGregor will play Dan Torrance, the little boy known as Danny in the original film. Now he’s an adult; he’s still dealing […]