Matt Singer is the managing editor and film critic of the website ScreenCrush.com. For five years, he was the on-air host of IFC News on the Independent Film Channel, hosting coverage of film festivals and red carpets around the world. He’s been a frequent contributor to the television shows CBS This Morning Saturday and Ebert Presents At the Movies, and his writing has also appeared in print and online at The Village Voice, The Dissolve, and Indiewire.
Regal Cinemas Will Try Charging More for Hits and Less for Flops
Regal announced this week that they’re bringing “dynamic pricing” to certain theaters in 2018.
‘Roman J. Israel Esq.’ Trailer: Denzel Wants Another Oscar
Denzel Washington stars as an idealistic lawyer who makes questionable choices in the new thriller from the director of ‘Nightcrawler.’
A ‘Karate Kid’ Sequel Series Is Coming to YouTube
Get ready to sweep the leg once again in 2018, with a new 10-episode series starring Ralph Macchio as a grown-up Danny LaRusso.
Meet the Cast for the Live-Action ‘Aladdin’ Remake
Disney has announced who’ll be playing Aladdin and Jasmine opposite Will Smith’s Genie in their upcoming reboot of the beloved animated classic.
Vin Diesel’s ‘xXx’ Will Return Again
xXx: The Return of Xander Cage only made $44 million in the U.S. last January against a reported $85 million budget. But it also grossed an incredible $301 million overseas, where star Vin Diesel remains an even bigger draw than he is here in the States. Weird belly tattoos, it seems, are the intern…
The MTV Movie Awards Are Now the MTV Movie & TV Awards
The MTV Movie Awards are dead. Long live the MTV Movie & TV Awards.
Coming Soon to a Theater Near You: Jungle Gyms
Movie theaters are in an arms race of amenities. Better chairs, more legroom, better food options, alcoholic beverages, meals served right at your seat; in the last few years, exhibitors have done whatever they can think of to drag people away from their computers and televisions. The latest gimmick…
Here’s Your First Official Look at the ‘Ocean’s 8’ Cast!
Any list of the best movie remakes of all-time has to include Steven Soderbergh’s Ocean’s Eleven, a classy, canny update of the Rat Pack heist flick that originally starred Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., and Angie Dickinson. Soderbergh’s Ocean’s was an even …
‘Despicable Me 3’ Trailer: How the Minions Got Their Gru Back
Finally, the Despicable Me trilogy will be concluded. Until Despicable Me 4. Which I’m sure we’ll see soon enough; the first two Despicables plus the spinoff Minions earned more than $2.6 billion worldwide. People just love despicable cartoons, and also sentient Twinkees that talk in g…
Mace Windu Is Still Alive, At Least According to Samuel L. Jackson
As a whole, the Star Wars prequel characters were not a particularly well-liked group. You had Anakin Skywalker, the mopey, whiny young Jedi who hated sand. There was Queen Amidala, the blank royal who endured Anakin’s moping and whining and hatred of sand. And there was Jar Jar Binks who tal…