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.
There’s Just One Blockbuster Video Left in the Entire Country
After the closings of two Alaska Blockbusters, one lone holdout in Oregon is the final vestige of a big part of movie culture.
Billy Dee Williams Will Return for ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’ As Lando Calrissian
Everyone’s favorite smuggler will make a triumphant return to the galaxy far, far away for the final installment of the latest ‘Star Wars’ trilogy.
‘Roseanne’ Will Return to TV Next Fall Without Roseanne As ‘The Conners’
Roseanne Barr will leave the show, but John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, and Sara Gilbert will return for 10 episodes of a new spinoff next fall on ABC.
‘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.