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.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Jumanji’ Is King of the Box Office Jungle
The sequel has now made twice as much as the 1995 original film.
2017 Was the Best Year For Comic-Book Movies Ever
In a lot of ways, this year really stunk. But there’s one way in which 2017 was the best year ever: Superheroes.
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.
New on Netflix: January 2018
From ‘Willy Wonka’ to ‘Cars 3,’ here’s everything headed to Netflix next month for your streaming pleasure
‘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.
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.
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 Post’ Review: A Timely Thriller From Steven Spielberg
Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks star in the story of the journalists who published the Pentagon Papers. Read our review now!
Cinemark Announces Its Own Monthly Subscription Service to Compete With MoviePass
Hoping to compete with MoviePass, the theater chain will over a $9 a month plan that gives customers one ticket, but other discounts and perks.
‘The Room’ Auteur Tommy Wiseau Wants to Direct or Star in ‘Star Wars’
If you twist his arm, he’ll star in one too. Oh hai Obi-Wan!