Subscribe By RSS or Email

Recent Posts in ‘Slash Film’

‘Shazam!’ Editor Michel Aller on Striking the Balance Between Horror and Comedy

Just like director David F. Sandberg, editor Michel Aller came into Shazam! from the horror genre. But as odd a transition as that may seem, going from editing films like The Nun and Annabelle: Creation to editing this year’s most joyful superhero movie was pretty seamless for Aller. “The approach doesn’t differ that much, it’s mainly the content,” Aller told […]

Apple’s ‘Foundation’ TV Series Loses Co-Showrunner Josh Friedman

Apple’s Foundation TV series has lost one of its showrunners. Co-showrunner Josh Friedman has exited the upcoming series adaptation of Isaac Asimov’s groundbreaking sci-fi novels, leaving co-writer David S. Goyer as the sole showrunner of this ambitious, long-awaited project. The Wrap reports that Friedman has stepped down from the day-to-day responsibility of acting as a Foundation TV series showrunner, but […]

We Saw a Scene From the ‘Child’s Play’ Remake That’s Reminiscent of ‘Terminator 2’

This week, I had the chance to get an early look at a scene from the upcoming Child’s Play remake, which just released a brand new trailer. I also spoke with director Lars Klevberg and producers Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg about why they wanted to modernize a popular horror character, their approach to the […]

‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ Turns Nick Fury into a Mean New Step-Dad

Peter Parker is dead. After Thanos snapped his fingers at the end of Avengers: Infinity War, your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man (Tom Holland) went up in dust in the arms of Tony Stark. But somehow, the webslinger returns in Spider-Man: Far From Home, coming to theaters this summer. Of course, that doesn’t necessarily mean Peter Parker […]

Universal’s ‘Dark Arts at Hogwarts’ Show is Huge and Impressive – See a Patronus Spell Created With Drones

Universal Studios Hollywood keeps upgrading The Wizarding World of Harry Potter‘s offerings. A couple of years back, they began doing a projection mapping show on Hogwarts Castle that was called the Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle. This year they are taking a turn to the Dark Arts and presenting a new nighttime light show based […]

‘John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum’ Clip: Taxi Drivers Are Much Cooler Than You Think

Millions of moviegoers are impatiently awaiting the arrival of Avengers: Endgame in theaters next week, but let’s not forget that John Wick is heading back to the big screen with a promising sequel of his own. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum continues the franchise following the game-changing events of the previous sequel. John Wick […]

Road to Endgame: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Puts Everything Earth’s Mightiest Heroes Stand For at Stake

(Welcome to Road to Endgame, where we revisit the first 22 movies of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and ask, “How did we get here?” In part two of our look at Avengers: Infinity War: confused action, and a cliffhanger that asks, “Who are the Avengers?”) [Read part one of our giant look at Avengers: Infinity War here] […]

Spider-Ham Comic Will be Co-Written by ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Scribe Phil Lord

Maybe we’re getting one step closer to that Spider-Ham movie after all. The Oscar-winning Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse co-writer and co-producer Phil Lord is crossing over to the comic book world, with a co-writing credit for the upcoming Spider-Man Annual – Featuring Spider-Ham #1. That’s right, Spider-Ham as we have come to know and love him in Spider-Man: Into the […]

Pop Culture Imports: 5 Essential Foreign Movies to Watch on the Criterion Channel

(Welcome to Pop Culture Imports, a column that compiles the best foreign movies and TV streaming right now.) The Criterion Channel launched earlier this month to the joy of cinephiles everywhere. Following the demise of FilmStruck, the Criterion Collection teamed up with Janus Films to launch a new streaming service that contains a vast library of more than […]

MoviePass Lost More than 90% of its Subscribers, Although We Can’t Imagine Why

For some strange reason, MoviePass has dropped 90% of its subscribers in less than a year. Weird, right? What mysterious explanation could there be for this massive decrease in subscriptions? I’m joking, of course. We all know the answer: the movie-ticket-subscription service imploded after leaking money like a siv. This resulted in a sudden change […]