Sadly, the live-action Dora The Explorer movie doesn’t look weird at all 

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We’ve been skeptical of the live-action Dora The Explorer movie ever since we heard that it would be produced by Michael Bay’s Platinum Dunes label, and our hesitance to accept that this is a real thing has simply gotten stronger and stronger with the …

Macon Blair to direct that mainstream Toxic Avenger reboot 

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Though we’re still not entirely sure why anyone would think this is a good idea, Legendary announced back in December that it had picked up the rights to do a reboot of iconic Troma series The Toxic Avenger. Legendary reportedly wanted to make a new To…

Call Me By Your Name’s book sequel gets a title and a release date 

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It’s unclear now if anybody other than Luca Guadagnino really thinks a sequel to his 2017 movie adaptation of Call me By Your Name is a good idea, but André Aciman—who wrote the original Call Me By Your Name novel—at least has an idea for a sequel of h…

Emilia Clarke opens up about life-threatening aneurysms while filming Game Of Thrones

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Emilia Clarke’s Daenerys Targaryen, supposed rightful heir to The Iron Throne, has had a wild ride over the course of Game Of Thrones’ many seasons, going from being sold off to a warlord by her brother to becoming a crusader against slavers and the pr…

Amazon’s Dark Tower pilot has found its Man In Black and kid Gunslinger 

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Despite how much of a disaster the movie was (or maybe because of how much of a disaster it was?), Amazon is moving forward with its pilot based on Stephen King’s Dark Tower books. Walking Dead survivor Glenn Mazzara is developing the project, which ha…

Anthony Mackie and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II to deal with scary computers on Black Mirror’s new season 

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According to Deadline, Anthony Mackie from the Marvel movies and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II from a DC movie have joined the cast of Black Mirror’s upcoming new season. We don’t know anything about what characters they might play, what sort of stories they m…

JAY-Z, Miley Cyrus, Dead And Company, and Chance The Rapper to headline Woodstock 50

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A whole generation’s innocence was shattered by the disastrous Woodstock ‘99, an event that updated one of music’s most iconic symbols of peace and love by throwing in the sort of butt-rock, nu-metal bullshit that people liked in 1999. Now that it’s an…

Jameela Jamil broke a toilet at her Good Place audition 

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The fourth season of Phoebe Robinson’s Sooo Many White Guys podcast launched today with an interview with The Good Place’s Jameela Jamil, and while it featured Jamil saying a lot of thought-provoking things about death and her (very appreciated) habit …

John David Washington to star in whatever Christopher Nolan’s next movie is 

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A Christopher Nolan movie is always an event, even if it’s a relatively straightforward event like Dunkirk, and now the Nolan hype machine is getting up and running again for whatever his next feature film will be. We heard a while back that the movie …

Woody meets an army of terrifying ventriloquist dummies in the first full Toy Story 4 trailer

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The first teaser for Toy Story 4 introduced Tony Hale as a spork that has been brought to life through toy magic (we assume), and it was extremely good. Then, after the Super Bowl, Pixar dropped a Toy Story 4 teaser that was… less good. It had Buzz g…

Myspace accidentally deleted everything uploaded before 2016, which is probably for the best

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You don’t have to be a celebrity to know that your social media history is little more than a varyingly large albatross around your neck, with every tweet or status update or selfie—no matter how innocuous—being just another drop of fuel for the fire t…

Florence Pugh in talks to play an evil spy/assassin in the Black Widow solo movie

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It has taken far, far, far too long, but Marvel’s solo Black Widow movie with Scarlett Johansson is finally coming together. The studio hired Lore director Cate Shortland last summer, after reportedly telling other female directors that they could brin…

R.I.P. John Carl Buechler, director and horror effects artist 

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As reported by Syfy Wire, horror director and special effects artist John Carl Buechler has died following a battle with prostate cancer. The news was confirmed by a GoFundMe page that Buechler’s wife launched last month to help pay for his medical bil…

Bear Grylls to foolishly put his survival in your hands for new interactive Netflix show

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Just last week, we reported that Netflix was going to move forward with a plan to develop more interactive programming like the recent Black Mirror event Bandersnatch, which was a sci-fi choose-your-own-adventure story about a guy making a video game. …

A Shazam! producer thinks James Gunn could be the key to ending the DC/Marvel rivalry

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It may seem silly to pit Marvel movies and DC movies against each other, since they’re all comic book movies and the audience for one tends to be the exact same audience for the other, but we live in a world where everyone has to pick sides on everythi…

Stephen Colbert admits that the first six months of his Late Show were “terrible”

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Though his Late Show regularly trounces the former late-night champion over on NBC these days, Stephen Colbert’s transition from The Colbert Report didn’t go particularly smoothly at first. The Late Show was coming off of David Letterman’s legendary ru…

Donnie Wahlberg is eager to talk to you about some Very Scary People

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According to Variety, Donnie Wahlberg is getting in on this hot true crime game with a new series on CNN sister network HLN called Very Scary People—which is a Very Dumb Name. As indicated by that title, the show is about people who very scary, like Jo…

R.I.P. Richard Erdman, Stalag 17 actor and Community’s Leonard 

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According to film historian Alan K. Rode (via The Hollywood Reporter), actor and director Richard Erdman—who held more than 170 acting credits but is best known these days for the recurring role he had on NBC’s Community—has died. No further informatio…

Here’s what’s coming to Amazon Prime in April 

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Avengers: Endgame is hitting theaters at the end of next month, but if that superhero story seems a little too morose for you, Amazon will have a much more lighthearted superhero story to offer in April. Starting at the beginning of the month, Prime su…