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.
Director James Toback Accused of Sexually Harassing Dozens of Women
The Academy Award nominated filmmaker was accused of decades of abuse by more than 31 women in the pages of the ‘Los Angeles Times.’
‘Pacific Rim Uprising’ Trailer: The Jaeger Masters Are Back
Watch John Boyega lead a new generation of giant robots into battle in the sequel to Guillermo del Toro’s kaiju blockbuster.
‘Roman J. Israel Esq.’ Trailer: Denzel Wants Another Oscar
Denzel Washington stars as an idealistic lawyer who makes questionable choices in the new thriller from the director of ‘Nightcrawler.’
Weekend Box Office: Killer Clowns, Super Spies, and Tom Cruise Oh My!
Audiences were split on ‘American Made,’ ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle,’ and ‘It.’
Save the Rebellion in the New ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Trailer
Fresh from its premiere this morning on Good Morning America, here it is: The new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer. Gareth Edwards directs this direct prequel to the original Star Wars about a plucky band of rebels charged with finding the weakness in the Galactic Empire’s new weapon, the…
Movies to Watch in September 2016: On Demand With ScreenCrush
How many times has this happened to you: You’re at home, bored, looking for something to watch. You try Netflix, but the movie selection isn’t great (or even good). There are a million viewing options at home and online, but how do you choose what to watch? Enter On Demand With ScreenC…
No, It’s Not Just You, ‘Suicide Squad’ Makes No Sense
The box-office records it demolished over the weekend aren’t the only broken parts of Suicide Squad. For all its admittedly impressive financial success, the movie’s story is shockingly incoherent, and that’s when the film has a story at all. Sure, Will Smith was great and Margo…
The Ocean Is Calling in a New ‘Moana’ TV Spot
First he was the Rock. Now Dwayne Johnson is the Eagle.
VHS, Beloved Home Video Format, Dies at 40
Very sad news out of Japan: According to Mental Floss, Funai Electric, the last company making VCRs has announced that it will cease production of VCRs, “due to declining sales and difficulty acquiring parts.” Though effectively on life support for the last several years, the will mark…
‘Ghostbusters’ Review: Busting Makes Me Feel Mostly Pretty Good
The very last line of Paul Feig’s Ghostbusters is “That isn’t terrible at all,” dialogue that can only be interpreted as a final nod to a fanbase that has worked itself into a lather fretting about this reboot’s tone, special effects, and particularly its female-ce…