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.
AMC Won’t Reopen Its Theaters Until It Has New Movies to Show
In some parts of the country — like Georgia, for example — movie theaters will be able to open as soon as next week. The key word there is able. Just because they can, doesn’t mean they will, as exhibitors weigh the risks of opening their doors before the corona…
Hollywood Had Its Worst Weekend Box Office in 22 Years
Theater closures and coronavirus fears dropped ticket sales to their lowest level in decades.
MoviePass Announces Deal With Landmark Theaters
MoviePass users will now have access to e-ticketing, advanced screening reservations, and in-app seat selection at the arthouse movie chain.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Black Panther’ Is the Biggest Superhero Movie EVER
‘Black Panther’ has now made more money in the U.S. than any other comic-book movie in history.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Black Panther’ Is the First Movie Since ‘Avatar’ With Five #1 Weekend…
Marvel’s latest blockbuster has officially crossed $600 million at U.S. box office. Here’s our full weekend box office report.
Disney Buys Fox in Deal That Reshapes Pop Culture
After numerous reports, Disney has finally acquired most of 20th Century Fox in a deal that will massively reshape the entertainment industry.
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Review: A Saga Returns to Greatness
The new ‘Star Wars’ is somehow even better than ‘The Force Awakens.’
2017 Was the Worst Memorial Day Weekend Box Office Since 1999
Memorial Day is the official start of summer, but in Movieland, summer starts well before, in early May or even sooner. (I generally say there four season on the calendar but only two seasons for movies: Summer and Awards.) Still, Memorial Day is still supposed to be a big deal in movie theaters; ki…
Watch Jon Stewart’s Powerful Response to the Charleston Shooting
We are going to miss Jon Stewart.
‘Inside Out’ Review: A New Pixar Masterpiece
It’s been at least five years since the last great Pixar film (or more, depending on your feelings about Toy Story 3). In the interim, they produced a series of sequels — some quite entertaining, but few as transcendently beautiful as the original concepts that turned the studio into t…