B-movie

The end of Sharknado: saying goodbye to the silliest movie franchise ever

You’ll be reassured to learn that Sharknado 6 isn’t very good. Spoilers are embargoed until premiere, so I can’t tell you which hifalutin piece of cinema it references in its very first frame, nor how Tara Reid makes her entrance. I can’t even tell you the genuinely ridiculous way in which she …

Film (UK)

Puppet Master reboot The Littlest Reich is a self-satisfied wallow in tastelessness

Say this, if nothing else, for the new <i>Puppet Master</i>: It delivers all the puppet-on-person mayhem a bloodthirsty midnight-movie audience could ever …

Horror

Don’t Hang Up is a twisted cautionary tale about prank calls

<i>Don’t Hang Up</i> will make you think twice about prank calling someone!<p><i>Don’t Hang Up</i> may sound like something from the ’90s but it was released in 2016. …

Entertainment

How The B-52s Crafted a Legendary Look Out of Wigs

Talking with the two women of The B-52s about teasing their incredible style out of beehive hairdos.<p>This year marks the 40th anniversary of the formation of The B-52s. Straddling the line between of New Wave and punk, The B-52s’ sound is a striking mix of melodic dance bangers topped with …

Concerts

Want more of ‘The Meg’? Check out these 10 other creature features

So, the long-anticipated giant shark movie <i>The Meg</i> has finally hit theaters. And you’ve seen it! You’ve seen Jason Statham fight that gargantuan …

Horror

Little Shop of Horrors review: Drag star Vicky Vox breathes fresh life into monstrously camp revival ★★★★

<i>Little Shop of Horrors</i> may be 36 years old, but the vibrant and campy new take at London’s Open Air Theatre manages to still feel fresh.<p>The …

LGBTQI

B - Movie Chat: Found Footage Films (Guest: Jed Brian)

B-movie

The story of Øya Festival 2018 in beautiful photos

• Øya Festival<p>The highlights from Norway's biggest festival - from Arctic Monkeys, Arcade Fire and Kendrick Lamar to the best of the local rising …

Kendrick Lamar

Far Cry 5 'Dead Living Zombies' launches early on Xbox One

Accidental releases are always welcome.Far Cry 5: Dead Living Zombies is the final expansion for Ubisoft's insane open-world adventure. The DLC …

Gaming

Blood in the Water: The Meg's Most Ridiculous Deaths

<i>WARNING: The following contains major spoilers for director Jon Turteltaub’s The Meg, in theaters now.</i><p>Jason Statham is back in action, and this time …

X-Men

The Meg is one of the best shark movies ever made

One of the best shark movie ever made, The Meg brilliantly merges an action star, a big budget, and B-movie absurdity.<p>Let’s get this out of the way …

Horror

Little Shop of Horrors, Open Air Theatre, Regent’s Park review: Fun enough but needs more bite

Barely has the last drop of stage-blood been mopped from the stage of the RSC Swan in Stratford, scene of the goriest The Duchess of Malfi in recent memory, than up pops another show from steadily ascendant Swedish-born director Maria Aberg that’s also ostensibly not for the squeamish.<p>Little Shop …

B-movie

China Box Office: 'The Meg' Devours $50 Million During Controversial Weekend

Chinese comedy adventure 'iPartment' earned $44 million on Friday before being brought down by bad reviews and conspiracy theories, while survival …

Box Office

Little Shop of Horrors, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre review - monstrously entertaining

The resplendent partnership of Alan Menken and Howard Ashman – which produced Disney hits <i>Aladdin</i>, <i>Beauty and the Beast</i> and <i>The Little Mermaid</i> – first …

Domestic Violence

Jason Statham fought a massive metal robot shark head while making The Meg

A big-screen adaptation of Steve Alten's first <i>Jurassic Park</i>-meets-<i>Jaws</i> novel, <i>Meg</i>, had churned through extended Hollywood development hell for nearly …

Jason Statham

The Meg review: A frantic dive to the ocean bed of imbecility | London Evening Standard

In any film staking a claim to so-bad-it’s-good status, but stuck in the badlands between the unwatchably appalling and the rivetingly atrocious, …

Bruce Willis

Trailers From Hell flies the flag for Jamie Lee Curtis-starring schlockfest Virus

The 1999 science fiction-horror film <i>Virus</i> does not have many fans — and its star Jamie Lee Curtis is not one of them. Indeed, at this year’s …

Horror

Moonlight Madness: A list of some of the best werewolf films

There are many classic werewolf horror movies to have been released over the years, and today we’re looking at some of the very best ones of all. …

Horror

Øya 2018: Kendrick Lamar proves that he’s worthy of headlining Glastonbury

• Øya Festival<p>Fuck off, gammon - here's the rockstar 2018 needs<p>The end of this month will see Kendrick Lamar headline Reading & Leeds 2018. A slot …

Kendrick Lamar

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 8/10 - MOULIN ROUGE, THE PRINCE OF EGYPT and More!

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, …

Moulin Rouge

Friday film wrap: ‘Vishwaroopam II’ big release of the week

A still from ‘Vishwaroopam II’.<p>In what is an otherwise dull week in the run-up to Independence Day, Kamal Haasan’s Tamil-Hindi bilingual <i>Vishwaroopam</i> …

Business (India)

Marvel Studios’ 20 Films All Coming to IMAX for 10th Anniversary

Marvel Studios is partnering with IMAX to celebrate its 20th anniversary by screening ALL 20 movies again in theaters. • facebook <br>• twitter <br>• google+ …

Marvel Universe

Grab your surfboard and discover the origins of the beach party genre

Summers, as we all know, are for hula-hooping and twisting to some really boss surf rock with the gang. If you, between gulps of malted milk at the …

Offbeat News

'The Meg' Reviews Claim Shark-Thriller Barely Manages to Keep Its Head Above Water

Hitting theaters this weekend is The Meg, a film based on the novel of the same name that depicts a massive megalodon rising from the ocean depths to …

Los Angeles

Review: ‘The Meg’ is totally absurd, yet oddly satisfying

“The Meg” is not a good movie, but in the end it doesn’t matter because it’s entertaining and it’s about a giant shark wreaking havoc.

Salt Lake City

3 Film Series to Catch in N.Y.C. This Weekend

<i>Our guide to film series and special screenings happening this weekend and in the week ahead. All our movie reviews are at nytimes.com/reviews/movies.</i><p><b>FLAT IS BEAUTIFUL: THE STRANGE CASE OF PIXELVISION</b> at the Film Society of Lincoln Center (Aug. 10-16). This retrospective celebrates the legacy of …

The Arts

’47 Meters Down: The Next Chapter’ Trailer: Rinse, Shark, Repeat

As <i>The Meg</i> prepares to swim into theaters, the first trailer for a different killer shark movie has surfaced online.<i>47 Meters Down: The Next Chapter</i>, …

B-movie

Clive Owen’s 1976 JBA from TV series 'Chancer' for sale!

It was badged as a 'Douglas Leopard' and used by actor and celebrity Clive Owen in the 1990 TV series 'Chancer' – and it's for sale on AutoClassics

Classic Cars

Jason Statham's The Meg is ridiculous, but also the shark movie you want it to be: EW review

We gave it a <b>B-</b><p>What would summer be without a killer shark movie? Ever since <i>Jaws</i> attacked the box office and the beaches of Amity in 1975, Hollywood …

Movie Reviews

Richard H. Kline, Oscar nominated cinematographer of King Kong and many more, dead at 91

Oscar nominated cinematographer, Richard H. Kline, perhaps best known for his work on the 1976 version of <i>King Kong</i>, died on Tuesday. He was 91.<p>Born …

Entertainment