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.
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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.
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.
‘Annihilation’ Trailer: Natalie Portman Heads Into Uncharted Territory
The director of ‘Ex Machina’ returns with a new sci-fi film starring Natalie Portman and Oscar Isaac. Watch the trailer now.
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.
‘Call Me By Your Name’ Wins First Big Award of the Season
The period romance took home Best Feature at the Gotham Awards last night. Jordan Peele’s ‘Get Out’ was also a big winner with three different prizes.
New ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Spot Invites You to Choose Your Own Path
Watch Rey resist the lure of the Dark Side in the latest ad for the galactic saga’s newest blockbuster.
‘Titanic’ Is Returning to Theaters For Its 20th Anniversary In a Fancy New Format
The James Cameron classic is returning to theaters in a special new format for one week only.
Bryan Cranston on ‘Last Flag Flying’ and What Makes Richard Linklater a Great Director
Bryan Cranston on working with Richard Linklater on ‘Last Flag Flying,’ taking on a role played by the iconic Jack Nicholson, and reuniting with Larry David for ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm.’