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.
‘Serial’ Subject Adnan Syed Gets His Own HBO Miniseries
‘The Case Against Adnan Syed’ will be directed by the filmmaker behind ‘Deliver Us From Evil.’
Report: Netflix Has Looked Into Buying Its Own Movie Theaters
The streaming giant reportedly wants a theater chain where it can show its movies for awards consideration.
Cameron Diaz Is Reportedly Retired From Acting
Diaz hasn’t been in a movie since 2014 and reportedly is focusing on her marriage for the foreseeable future.
Joaquin Phoenix May Play the Joker in a Standalone Film
The film would be the first DC Comics film outside the DC Extended Universe.
Steven Spielberg Will Direct ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Before ‘West Side Story’
Spielberg has two big projects on his plate - but which will hit theaters first?
What’s Leaving Netflix: January 2018
You’ve got weeks or days left to watch these titles before they vanish to that great video store in the sky.
First ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Reviews Call It a Stunning Surprise
The new ‘Star Wars’ premiered tonight - here are all the early reactions to the biggest movie of the year.
The Best Movies of 2016 (According to Matt Singer)
What a difference six months makes. Back in the summer, the world of film was all gloom and doom. Television was great; the movies were terrible. One respected critic even speculated that someday the world would look back at 2016 as “the year that movies died.”
Welcome to the Age of the Legacyquel
It’s rare for a movie trailer to give me chills. But the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens did.
Watch Jon Stewart’s Powerful Response to the Charleston Shooting
We are going to miss Jon Stewart.