Blog

‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Scares: Duffer Bros. Talk Pressure, Trailers, Franchise Fears

‘Stranger Things’ Season 2 Scares: Duffer Bros. Talk Pressure, Trailers, Franchise Fears

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

Matt and Ross Duffer have little experience with expectations. The 33-year-old twin brothers, writers and directors of 2016 Netflix breakout Stranger Things, had barely worked ...

DC TV Watch: ‘Arrow’ Star Promises a “Stronger” Black Canary

DC TV Watch: ‘Arrow’ Star Promises a “Stronger” Black Canary

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

THR rounds up all the major twists, new mysteries and more announcements for all the DC Comics TV shows. Welcome to The Hollywood Reporter‘s weekly DC TV Watch, a ...

AMC Takes Swipe at Hulu in Snarky ‘Walking Dead’ Email

AMC Takes Swipe at Hulu in Snarky ‘Walking Dead’ Email

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

The network, plugging the 100th episode of its biggest hit, reminds viewers it won’t be available on the streamer’s new Live TV service. The Walking Dead, the ...

‘Another Story of the World’ (‘Otra Historia del Mundo’): Film Review

‘Another Story of the World’ (‘Otra Historia del Mundo’): Film Review

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

Guillermo Casanova’s second feature, a rural comic satire about who controls the political narrative, is Uruguay’s 2018 Oscar submission. Fake news is shown not to be all bad ...

‘The Snowman’: What the Critics Are Saying

‘The Snowman’: What the Critics Are Saying

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

Michael Fassbender plays a troubled detective tracking down a serial killer in the adaptation of Jo Nesbo’s 2007 novel, which critics are not too impressed with. The ...

‘Geostorm’: Film Review

‘Geostorm’: Film Review

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

‘Independence Day’ cowriter Dean Devlin makes his directing debut with another Earth-in-jeopardy yarn. The planetary-disaster-film equivalent of a two-hour call to ...

If the ‘New Mutants’ Trailer Surprised You, This Might Be Why

If the ‘New Mutants’ Trailer Surprised You, This Might Be Why

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

Before it inspired the upcoming movie, ‘The Demon Bear Saga’ storyline changed the comic book series for good. If the first glimpse at Fox’s New ...

Is the Slasher Movie Dying?

Is the Slasher Movie Dying?

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

The genre may have lost its cultural cachet, but ‘Friday the 13th’ villain Jason Voorhees will always be scary for one simple reason. Every slasher villain has an ...

‘Black Panther’ Trailer Says So Little So Beautifully

‘Black Panther’ Trailer Says So Little So Beautifully

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

Sure, it looked great, but what did the trailer for Marvel’s new movie actually reveal? The new Black Panther trailer offers the audience a lot, whether it’s the ...

Heath Ledger Asked Christian Bale to Hit Him for Real in ‘The Dark Knight’

Heath Ledger Asked Christian Bale to Hit Him for Real in ‘The Dark Knight’

John DoeOctober 20, 2017

The stars worked together to make the interrogation scene more authentic, at the Joker actor’s insistence. Almost a decade later, Heath Ledger’s role in The Dark ...