The Fourth of July weekend, traditionally one of the most competitive of the movie-going year, was supposed to be a face-off between two very different franchises. In the big-budget blockbuster slot we had a new Terminator film, theShow More Summary
This is the part where I extend something of an olive branch to the studio I just criticized, entirely because I have an empathy surplus and totally not because I don't want to get blacklisted from Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation screenings. In all seriousness, that Terminator Genisys not only turned out to be such a domestic [...]
The Swiss Institute's basement gallery space looks like the set for an avant-garde science fiction movie right now.
With Independence Day in the rear-view mirror, the July 31 MLB trade deadline is beginning to loom large. But before the rumors really start to heat up, let's take a look at six of the most likely blockbusters that could take place over...Show More Summary
Summer, for many people, is a time of escape. Escaping school, vacationing to escape routine, turning on the AC to escape the heat, and, of course, escaping into a good book. To help with your summer escapism, this month our social book...Show More Summary
The superhero blockbuster bows with $6.5 million to take the crown from 'Cinderella.' read more
Who ruined Mad Max’s world? The new film isn't afraid to lay blame — and suggest a way forward. When the first Mad Max was released back in 1979, the era’s reigning existential threats were nuclear winter and, to a lesser extent, peak oil. Show More Summary
As Shark Week arrives for 2015, movie goers have the opportunity to relive a thrilling moment in cinema history with the re-release of the first bona fide summer blockbuster and the celebration of one of the ocean's (and this planet's) most magnificent set of creatures. By now, we all know the sad story of sharks and rays. Show More Summary
Considering both blockbuster holdovers are claiming $30 million weekend estimates, we won't really know whether Inside Out or Jurassic World topped the holiday box office until the finals come out tomorrow. Here is why I am rooting for Inside Out to "lose" this weekend: If Inside Out tops the box office in its third weekend, it will lose what [...]
NBC has decided to cancel A.D.: The Bible Continues, the much-anticipated follow up to the blockbuster The Bible, the network announced Friday. Despite an opening night that garnered 7.6 million same-night viewers and about 9.5 million overall, ratings for A.D. Show More Summary
The frantic beginning of the NHL's free-agency period, which included plenty of blockbuster trades, is starting to settle down. After the league saw some of its best players find out where their homes will be in 2015-16 over the first...Show More Summary
Click to enlarge. I have yet to see any of this year’s big summer movies, but I will be attending a theatrical re-release of Jaws this weekend. I guess that’s what happens when you age out of Hollywood’s beloved 18-35 demographic. The...Show More Summary
Ava DuVernay has confirmed that she won’t be directing Marvel’s Black Panther. While the Selma director took several meetings with Marvel, she’s stated that she won’t be involved in the upcoming blockbuster. Read more...
When Comic-Con comes around each year, not only is there an overwhelming rush of blockbuster news, but there’s also a huge drain on our wallets. The convention has a slew of collectibles, toys, art, comics and plenty of other nerdy goods...Show More Summary
A.D. The Bible Continues will not be continuing. NBC is not commenting, but it is understood that the network has opted not to go forward with a second installment of Mark Burnett and Roma Downey’s followup to their blockbuster miniseries The Bible. Show More Summary
The US Treasury continues to see strong growth in tax collections, but instead of reducing debt offerings commensurately it has been building an immense stash of cash. Does the government know something we don’t? Maybe. Two key line items in the month end totals from the Daily Treasury Statement have been slowing for the past…
Like Doctor Who’s TARDIS time machine, Honda’s new subcompact crossover SUV is bigger on the inside than it looks from the outside.
Rumors regarding the villains for Man Of Steel 2 have been circulating since before Man Of Steel was even released. The likes of Doomsday, Brainiac and Metallo have all been linked to the blockbuster at some point or another, and it now turns out that there was just cause for fans to think the latter duo were going to be involved. Show More Summary
President Barack Obama’s administration was unexpectedly on the winning side in nearly all the close, politically significant Supreme Court cases decided in the term that ended this week, including blockbuster rulings on Obamacare and gay marriage. The run of victories ran counter to the...
Yippe ki yay motherfucker. The anticipation for the summer blockbuster event of the year, UFC 189, which is expected to do all kinds of big numbers, has not missed a beat since Featherweight champion Jose Aldo was pulled from his impending title clash with No. Show More Summary