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.
Every Old ‘Ghostbusters’ Easter Egg in the New ‘Ghostbusters’
If you got the feeling of deja vu watching Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters reboot, it wasn’t just something strange in your neighborhood. The new movie is loaded, from one end to the next with references and homages to Ivan Reitman’s 1984 original. It’s haunted, you might say. (…
Daisy Ridley Celebrates ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ Wrap With New Photo
For us, Star Wars: Episode VIII is still a long way away. For Daisy Ridley, the movie’s already over.
A Weird Ghostbusters Mechandise Gallery of Biblical Proportions
If you’ve been to the supermarket or the toy store lately you’ve seen a lot of Ghostbusters tie-in merchandise. Action figures, beverages, snack cakes, stuffed dolls; you name it, they’re making it to promote the new Ghostbusters movie opening in theaters this Friday.
New ‘Ghostbusters’ TV Spots Introduce a Female Slimer
That TV spot for Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters is called “The Slimers.” And if you watch through to the end, you see Slimer driving a car (ghosts can drive?) with a female Slimer. I guess that makes her a Slimette? I don’t know. Either way, she has hair and bright lipstick. Gh…
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.
Darth Vader Will Appear in ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’
With Rogue One: A Star Wars Story set betwixt the events of Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope, and with a story that involves the band of Rebels who stole the plans for the original Death Star (the same plans that Princess Leia gave to R2-D2, sparking the plot of the original Star Wars), it would o…
Lionsgate Says It Might Make Seven More ‘Power Rangers’ Movies. Seven!
“It’s morphin’ time!” (Repeats ad nauseum until the heat death of the universe.)
Fans Are Freaking Out About a Big Twist in the New ‘Captain America’ Comic
If you’ve been cruising social media today and you follow any comics fans, you probably caught a glimpse (or several thousand glimpses) of a #SayNotoHydraCap hashtag.
‘The Purge: Election Year’ Trailer: Wait, Is This Movie a Documentary?
Violence in the streets. Civic unrest. Intractable ideological divisions. Is this the latest installment of The Purge or a documentary about the 2016 election?
‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer: If There’s a Paranormal Problem, They’re the Ones to Call
Oh, a new Ghostbusters trailer! I am sure this will be met warmly, with a calm and measured reception!
Warner Bros. Reportedly Developing a Harley Quinn Spinoff Movie
Aw puddin’! This is so exciting!
The ‘Baywatch’ Movie Will Feature Pamela Anderson
If you are going to make a Baywatch movie — even one that’s a tongue-in-cheek satire of the original — there’s a few things you’ve got to have. You need men and women in red bathing suits. You need people running on the beach in slow motion. You need that magnifice…