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.
10 Great Movies That Became Horrible Franchises
Inspired by several of the films in multiplexes this holiday season, here’s a list of some of our favorite films - that became some of our least favorite film series.
Is the Video Store Making a Comeback? The Alamo Drafthouse Thinks So
The Alamo Drafthouse theater chain is adding a video store to one of its theaters. The new store will even rent out old VHS tapes and players.
‘Sicario 2: Soldado’ Trailer: Del Toro and Brolin Go to War
In this sequel to the hit crime thriller, an American CIA agent takes aim at the most powerful drug cartels on the planet.
Disney Buys Fox in Deal That Reshapes Pop Culture
After numerous reports, Disney has finally acquired most of 20th Century Fox in a deal that will massively reshape the entertainment industry.
What’s Leaving Netflix: January 2018
You’ve got weeks or days left to watch these titles before they vanish to that great video store in the sky.
New on Netflix: January 2018
From ‘Willy Wonka’ to ‘Cars 3,’ here’s everything headed to Netflix next month for your streaming pleasure
Five Big Golden Globes Snubs, And Five Big Surprises
Who got unjustly ignored by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association? Who got the credit they deserved? Here’s our picks.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Coco’ Wins Again
With few new movies in theaters, Pixar’s latest animated hit dominated again.
‘Ready Player One’ Trailer: The Ultimate Easter Egg Hunt
See if you can spot all the classic pop culture references in the new trailer for Steven Spielberg’s adaptation of the cult sci-fi novel.
First ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Reviews Call It a Stunning Surprise
The new ‘Star Wars’ premiered tonight - here are all the early reactions to the biggest movie of the year.
The Best Movies of 2017
Our film critic names the ten best movies of the year. How many of your favorites made the cut?
The Second ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ Teaser Has More Teeth
Get another glimpse of next summer’s big dinosaur sequel ahead of Thursday’s full trailer.