When Gremlins, Ghoulies, and Critters Ruled the World
When Gremlins, Ghoulies, and Critters Ruled the World

  Hollywood goes through different phases all the time. Right now, and for the past decade-plus, it’s been all about superhero movies and trailers filled with BRAAAM sounds. But for a brief period in the ’80s, the movie business fell head over heels for small — and scary — puppet creatures. We’re talking, of course, about…

These Are Peter Weller’s Five Most Outrageous Movies
These Are Peter Weller’s Five Most Outrageous Movies

  Some actors like to play it safe. Peter Weller is not one of those actors. Throughout his long career, the 72-year-old Weller has starred in a number of outrageous films that many other actors wouldn’t touch with a ten-foot pole — and we love him for it. But which of Weller’s films is the…

Why ‘Troll 2’ Is Considered The ‘Best Worst Movie’ Ever Made
Why ‘Troll 2’ Is Considered The ‘Best Worst Movie’ Ever Made

  Movies that are so bad they’re good is basically its own genre at this point, with most cinephiles being able to rattle off their favorite guilty pleasure films without much prodding. But there’s one movie that exemplifies the adage better than any other, and that’s the legendary Troll 2. But how did this horribly…

How ’From Beyond’ Still Holds Up As a Special Effects Masterpiece
How ’From Beyond’ Still Holds Up As a Special Effects Masterpiece

  It’s easy to take movie special effects for granted these days. Thanks to CGI, most blockbuster films have special effects that are indistinguishable from real life. Entire worlds can be created from nothing, actors can be made to look several decades younger, creatures and animals can be rendered as lifelike as the real deal,…

‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot’ Clip Takes Aim at ‘Batman v Superman’
‘Jay and Silent Bob Reboot’ Clip Takes Aim at ‘Batman v Superman’

  One of the most openly-mocked blockbusters in recent memory has to be 2016’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The film was haphazard and sloppy, if we’re being generous, and was widely ridiculed by critics and fans alike. Now, Kevin Smith is poking some fun at the film in his upcoming film Jay and…

Watch the First Trailer for Terminator-esque ‘In the Shadow of the Moon’
Watch the First Trailer for Terminator-esque ‘In the Shadow of the Moon’

  You may think that if you’ve seen one time-traveling murderer sci-fi movie, you’ve seen them all — but you’d be wrong. The first trailer is out for In the Shadow of the Moon, and while the film does have some Terminator-in-reverse vibes, it still manages to look quite unlike anything we’ve seen before.  …

It Sure Sounds Like No One Wants a ‘Princess Bride’ Remake
It Sure Sounds Like No One Wants a ‘Princess Bride’ Remake

  Is nothing sacred? We’ve known for some time that Hollywood is willing to remake anything and everything, but the public may have finally reached its breaking point when it comes what we’re willing to accept from these endless reboots.   Buried within a new Variety profile on legendary producer Norman Lear is a comment…

Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie to Be the First LGBTQ Hero of the MCU
Tessa Thompson’s Valkyrie to Be the First LGBTQ Hero of the MCU

  Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is about to get even more diverse. In addition to the franchise’s first film led by an Asian hero (Shang-Chi), first Latina actor in a lead role (Salma Hayek in Eternals), and the first female Thor (Natalie Portman in Thor: Love & Thunder), the franchise is also…

‘Ad Astra’ Clip Shows an Intense Battle on the Moon
‘Ad Astra’ Clip Shows an Intense Battle on the Moon

  The upcoming sci-fi epic Ad Astra is shaping up to be unlike any film that’s come before it, as indicated in a stunning new newly released clip from the film.   The movie stars Brad Pitt as astronaut Roy McBride, who is sent on a mission to deep space in order to locate his father.…

Another ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Series Is Coming
Another ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Series Is Coming

  Many sci-fi fans believe the genre achieved perfection with the 2004 incarnation of Battlestar Galactica. Ronald Moore’s reboot of the far-campier 1978 series of the same name brought a new level of prestige to science-fiction television, and is still pointed to by many as the absolute peak of the genre. But that isn’t stopping…

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