How ‘Batman and Harley Quinn” Failed Harley And Poison Ivy

This week, Batman and Harley Quinn made its way to theaters in a one night only Fathom Event before its home release. The movie has issues. It’s tonally inconsistent, the music is distracting and all over the place, and it never knows if it wants to be like the 1990’s cartoon or the 1960’s live […]

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‘Wizard: The Guide To Comics’ Is Coming Back, But Will It Work?

Well, it seems that the rumors are true. As Bleeding Cool,  who broke the story, is reporting that Wizard magazine is returning to the world of comics. And although the companies own website is curiously quiet on the subject, details have indeed emerged. According to Bleeding Cool, it’s going to be published quarterly, along with daily […]

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Did Casey Affleck Just Reveal That Ben Affleck Won’t Be In ‘The Batman’?

Casey Affleck made an appearance on the WEEIVideo Youtube Channel, talking to Dale & Holley with Keefe. With rumors surrounding his brother’s role within the DCEU now, the hosts asked Affleck if he had any inside information on Ben’s upcoming Batman role. While he seemed unsure, he did have some very interesting news that lead many […]

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AMC: Leave MoviePass alone!

Yesterday, MoviePass announced something that could revolutionize the movie industry. Their subscription service, where you can go to one 2D movie a day, every day, was reduced to just $9.95 a month. This was possible thanks in part to a funding deal MoviePass made with Helios and Matheson Analytics, who bought a majority stake in […]

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Eli Roth’s ‘The House With A Clock In Its Walls’ Adds Cate Blanchett

In a surprising bit of news, Cate Blanchett has decided to join Eli Roth’s upcoming adaptation of The House With A Clock In Its Walls. Blanchett will join Jack Black, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film is based on a John Bellairs book of the same name, and here’s a synopsis of the book: […]

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‘Logan Lucky’ Review: Daniel Craig As Joe Bang Is A Must See

A mixture of Rebecca Blunt’s stellar narrative plus fantastic performances from Adam Driver and Daniel Craig make Logan Lucky one hell of a good a time. Summary The story centers around the Logan brothers. Jimmy Logan (Channing Tatum) is a former high school superstar quarterback whose career was cut short by a traumatic knee injury. Not […]

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Is Daniel Craig Coming Back For Bond 25?

Will Daniel Craig reprise his role of James Bond for the upcoming film? Yes, yes he will!  The star went on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to promote his new film Lucky Logan. Things turned to the upcoming Bond film and Craig confirmed the news of his returning. “Yes. I couldn’t be happier. … I […]

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Review: ‘Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina’ #8 Conjures Up Something Creepy And Disturbing

Tricked into thinking she is meeting her resurrected lover Harvey Kinkle, Sabrina is, in fact, being manipulated by her undead father, the warlock Edward Spellman.  As she sits down with ‘Harvey’ to explain to him how he came back to life, she is confronted by her aunts, Hilda and Zelda, who bring with them some […]

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Comic Show Episode 9: ‘Metal’ Slays and ‘Babyteeth’ Bites!

Welcome to the ninth episode of the Comic Show by Monkeys Fighting Robots! DARK NIGHTS: METAL #1 is finally here, and we debate whether or not it’s actually as “metal” as advertised. Plus, beat reporter Brandon Griffin joins in to discuss Marvel’s “ResurreXion”, BABYTEETH #3, and help us answer the question, “where is the line between creativity and absurdity?” Buckle […]

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Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman Unravel in ‘The Killing Of a Sacred Deer’ Trailer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer is the latest from Yorgos Lanthimos, the eccentric filmmaker behind The Lobster and Dogtooth. And it’s clear from this trailer that Lanthimos has abandoned the kindhearted nature of The Lobster. Check it out: A teenager’s attempts to bring a brilliant surgeon into his dysfunctional family take an unexpected turn. Lanthimos is […]

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‘Dark Nights Metal’ is Metal AF (Spoiler Free Review)

Dark Nights Metal: Ridiculously Awesome Dark Nights Metal really has no proper descriptor for it other than “Metal.” It’s as if Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo made a comic from Iron Maiden album covers, but with DC superheroes. No, even better: it’s like they blasted an Iron Maiden album while slamming their favorite action figures together. […]

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Review: ‘Batman’ #29 Serves Up An Excellent Meal Of The Surreal

Desperate to end the bloodshed between the Joker and the Riddler, Bruce Wayne (NOT Batman) makes a dangerous play. He invites the two warring villains and their allies to Wayne Manor to sit down over a full-on seven-course meal. His plan, it seems, is to hopefully end their fighting. But as is everything with Batman, […]

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Guys… Gizmo Might Die in ‘Gremlins 3’ According to Chris Columbus

After 27 years since cinemas were graced with Gremlins 2: The New Batch, talk of a Gremlins 3 is real and original screenwriter Chris Columbus has apparently written a script — and it’s going to be “twisted and dark.” “I’m really proud of the script,” Columbus said in a Slash Film interview. “It is as twisted […]

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With ‘Justice League’ Nearing, Here’s a Cheat Sheet to All Things DCEU

Need A Refresher Before Justice League? Check This Out! It’s been a winding road to the November release of Justice League. The team-up event from the DC Extended Universe promises one of the biggest moments in superhero history. Even with only four movies before this film, there’s a lot of ground to cover. Below is […]

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Netflix: Season Two Of The ‘Ozark’ Is Coming For You

Netflix announced Tuesday afternoon, the streaming company has renewed the series ‘Ozark’ for Season 2 and ordered 10 new episodes. The first season received mixed reviews from Rotten Tomatoes and sits at a 65%, but our own Matthew Sardo enjoyed the brutally honest family dynamic, mixed with redneck and drug running drama. The cliffhanger alone […]

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First Look: Kurt Busiek’s Batman: Creature of the Night

DC Comics released the first 4-pages of Kurt Busiek’s unsettling tale, Batman: Creature of the Night hitting your local comic book story in November. This a prestige format limited series and set outside of regular continuity. Check out John Paul Leon’s artwork below: About Batman: Creature of the Night: Young Bruce Wainwright lost his parents […]

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Tim Seely Joins With AfterShock Comics To Bring You ‘Brilliant Trash’

Tim Seely is a creator who has dipped his pen into all genres in our beloved medium. Starting with the cult horror comic Hack/Slash, Seely cut himself a career that included stints on the DCU’s Grayson, Revival from Image and even a Lost Boys sequel comic for DC/Vertigo. The writer now teams up with artist Priscilla Petraites and AfterShock […]

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Adam Sandler Sings in First Teaser for Noah Baumbach’s ‘The Meyerowitz Stories’

Adam Sandler is the most maddening actor in the history of the medium, at least in my opinion. Because, while he farts away his career with horrible garbage over and over again, every once in a while he shows what he’s capable of. Case in point: The Meyerowitz Stories. Noah Baumbach’s latest is headed to […]

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Trailer: Jessica Chastain Runs Underground Poker in ‘Molly’s Game’

Jessica Chastain runs a far-reaching underground poker circuit in Molly’s Game, the new directorial debut from prolific rat-a-tat screenwriter Aaron Sorkin. The film’s first trailer, aside from showing off an incredible cast, looks to have Sorkin’s typical rapid fire high-tone dialogue and… kind of a generic story? Check it out: MOLLY’S GAME is the true story […]

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The 5 Most Underrated Films of Steven Soderbergh’s Career

The last four years have been the worst “retirement” for Steven Soderbergh, the idiosyncratic genius behind too many great films (and just as many weird, experimental films) to count. In those four years, after he announced his retirement from filmmaking on the heels of Side Effects, Soderbergh directed every episode of his turn-of-the-century hospital drama The […]

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