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.
‘Stranger Things‘ Recap: What You Need to Know Before You Watch Season 2
Want to jump right into the new season of ‘Stranger Things’ without watching the first? Need a refresher about what happened last year? We’ve got you covered.
Weekend Box Office: It Really Was a ‘Happy Death Day’
The quirky horror film outgrossed ‘Blade Runner 2049’ to win the top spot on the weekend box office.
Harvey Weinstein Fired By the Weinstein Company
After “new information” about misconduct following a damning report in the New York Times, Harvey Weinstein has been terminated from the company that carries his name.
This Replica ‘Blade Runner’ Street at Comic-Con Is Insane
To promote ‘Blade Runner 2049,’ Warner Bros. brought a giant walk-thru ‘Blade Runner’ street you can go hang out at during Comic-Con.
George Romero, Director of ‘Night of the Living Dead,’ Dies at 77
The inventor of the zombie film genre was 77 years old.
‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’s Post-Credits Scenes Explained
Okay so you have now seen Spider-Man: Homecoming. You have witnessed Peter Parker’s triumphant return to the Marvel Universe, and his return to being a teenager instead of a hunky, moody 30-year-old who is still inexplicably in high school. And you have the post-credits scenes. (Fun fact: Eve…
Ben Affleck’s ‘The Accountant’ Is Getting a Sequel
I kind of liked The Accountant. It was goofy, sure, but it had a kind of absurd purity as well. It “has a bit more interesting stuff creeping around its edges than a lot of the superhero movies based on established properties,” I wrote in my review for ScreenCrush. The mythology was e…
Report: Ron Howard the Frontrunner to Finish ‘Han Solo’
We’re still reeling from the news that Phil Lord and Chris Miller have walked off (or been fired from) the Han Solo spinoff Star Wars anthology film, but this movie has a release date in less than a year, and it is coming to theaters, with Lord/Miller or not. Although the news that the direct…
New Report Blames ‘The Mummy’s Problems on Tom Cruise‘s ‘Excessive Control’
Critics were split on whether The Mummy was the worst film of Tom Cruise’s career. According to Rotten Tomatoes, it’s one of the two worst reviewed Cruise films, with a pitiful 16 percent approval rating. The only previous Cruise effort with a crappier RT score is Cocktail, which has a…
‘Ocean’s 11’ Alum Carl Reiner Will Make a Cameo in ‘Ocean’s 8’
If your movie stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter, Rihanna, and Anne Hathaway, your movie needs no help in the star power department. Nonetheless, the awesome-sounding Ocean’s 8, a female-centric spinoff of the Ocean’s Eleven franchise, will feature at least a co…