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.
An ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Scene Features Over 30 Different Heroes
The exact number of Marvel characters who will appear in Avengers: Infinity War remains a topic of great speculation, and surely will be until the movie opens in theaters and someone sits there in the theater with a pen and paper, counting each hero and villain who appears in what will almost certai…
Save the Rebellion in the New ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Trailer
Fresh from its premiere this morning on Good Morning America, here it is: The new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer. Gareth Edwards directs this direct prequel to the original Star Wars about a plucky band of rebels charged with finding the weakness in the Galactic Empire’s new weapon, the…
7 Classic Gene Wilder Performances Available to Watch Right Now
How to eulogize Gene Wilder? I keep sitting here trying to find words worthy of the man who gave us Willy Wonka and Dr. Frederick Frankenstein and the Waco Kid. None do him justice. The most fitting tribute to Wilder came from Wilder himself, in a classic song from Will…
James Earl Jones Will Voice Darth Vader in ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’
There are a lot of Darth Vaders. In video games and cartoons and ancillary appearances, many men have filled his armor and respirator. But if you’re making a Star Wars movie, then there’s only one true voice of Vader: James Earl Jones.
Listen to Fall Out Boy and Missy Elliott’s Cover of ‘Ghostbusters’
I ain’t afraid of no ghosts. I am afraid of cover songs.
‘Fantastic Four’ Producer Says There Could Still Be a Sequel Somehow
The Fantastic Four movie stunk. Perhaps you heard about it. Fox attempted to reboot Marvel’s First Family with a younger cast, a darker tone, and a buzzy young director (Chronicle’s Josh Trank). The finished product was a baffling, ugly mess. It made just $167 million worldwide, way le…
‘Men in Black’ and ‘Jump Street’ Will Really Collide in ‘MIB 23’
They’ve already got the sunglasses! They’re gonna need to work on those uniforms though. Fewer board shorts, more black suits.
‘Sausage Party’ Red-Band Trailer: Seth Rogen Will Satisfy Your Hunger For Adult Animation
Y’know, I am starting to suspect Seth Rogen might occasionally smoke pot.
‘The Purge: Election Year’ Trailer: Is It Purge Night Again Already?
It’s time once again for America’s favorite holiday dedicated to murder and wearing creepy masks! It’s The Purge!
New Netflix Instant Releases: February 2016
With each new month, the list of new titles on Netflix is more and more about the list of new titles from Netflix. In February, Netflix has a brand-new sequel to the martial-arts classic Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (titled Sword of Destiny), plus a standup special from Hannibal Buress, the new se…
McG May Have the Power to Direct the ‘Masters of the Universe’ Reboot
You have to admit, for a character with perhaps the most unoriginal name in the history of fiction, He-Man has had some real staying power. Invented in the early 1980s by toy manufacturer Mattel, He-Man (and his Masters of the Universe) launched as a line of toys, and an accompanying television…
Tom Cruise Officially Set for ‘The Mummy’ Reboot, Coming June 2017
Just 16 years after The Mummy Returns, The Mummy returns.