Movies

This Search Engine Allows You to Find the Streaming Service of your Favorite Movies or Series

Now you can use this search engine to find which streaming service has your favorite movies or series.<p>So much to see and so little time. Streaming …

Netflix

Great Job, Internet!: Finally, a video defense of Zack Snyder’s Watchmen

In a career full of divisive movies, Zack Snyder’s <i>Watchmen</i> still stands as one of the most polarizing. It’s not as universally hated as <i>Batman V Superman</i> nor as universally tolerated as <i>300.</i> Instead, it’s loved and hated in equal measure, and those differing reactions often have to do with what …

Zack Snyder

Government corruption and big-wave fever: Two docs look at California's fraught relationship with water

Marina Zenovich holds up a glass and looks hard at the clear liquid inside. “Water is right there, we see it every day. It’s something we all need, but we don’t necessarily know where it comes from.”<p>Rory Kennedy looks out a window at a snowy mountain and talks about seeing Laird Hamilton “surf …

Documentaries

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' confirmed as name for Episode VIII

Star Wars fans are getting an unexpected treat today. While no, there isn’t a trailer for the upcoming Episode VIII yet, we at least finally have a name. Get ready for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi.’<p>And that’s about all the announcement really says, other than hinting once more that it’s the “next film …

Star Wars

'A Dog's Purpose' Supplier Calls TMZ Video 'Falsely Edited'

Birds & Animals Unlimited, the Hollywood animal supplier that provided the dogs for the movie “A Dog’s Purpose,” has released a statement after a …

Hollywood

What's New on TV, Netflix, Digital, and DVD/Blu-ray This Week: Jan. 23-29

<i>At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's new on Netflix and TV, we've got you covered.</i><p><b>New on DVD and Blu-ray</b><p><b>"Inferno"</b><br>Tom Hanks returns as symbologist Robert Langdon in his third Dan Brown novel adaptation -- after "The Da Vinci Code" and "Angels & Demons" -- once …

Netflix

'Star Wars' Creators Reveal Title of Next Movie Is ...

The second installment of the <i>Star Wars</i> sequel trilogy is titled <i>The Last Jedi</i>, according to the series' official site. Written and directed by Rian …

Star Wars

Film review: Is T2 Trainspotting worth the wait?

Danny Boyle’s Trainspotting was one of the great British films of the '90s – can the sequel live up to the original? Nicholas Barber takes a look.<p>The long, long-awaited sequel to Trainspotting is all about four fortysomethings realising that they aren’t as young as they used to be, so it’s …

Danny Boyle

Beware the Slenderman review – documentary on a deadly meme

A harrowing and nuanced look at the notorious online figure who inspired two 12-year-old girls to stab their friend<p>Due to an over-reliance on shock sensationalism, the true crime genre had been mostly discarded by documentary film-makers and relegated to tawdry late-night television. But it’s …

Documentaries

50 Netflix superhero movies and TV shows to binge watch in 2017

Netflix has been cranking out original superhero series faster than the Punisher can select his next target. But when it comes to superhero movies …

Comics

How 'Resident Evil' Became The Most Successful Video Game-Based Franchise Ever

<i>Resident Evil</i> isn’t just a relatively successful B-movie franchise. The five-film series, with a sixth and allegedly final entry opening this weekend, by far the biggest video game-based franchise ever. The first five entries have earned, in North America, $244 million total, meaning it has made …

Entertainment

The worst movies of 2016

Nominations for the 2017 Golden Raspberry Awards are announced today, 23 January, in Los Angeles. An annual celebration of the worst films and performances Hollywood has produced in the last year, The "Razzies" are the anti-Oscars. For a taste of the films likely to be "honoured", here's a reminder …

Entertainment

Newswire: Much like our own mortality, another xXx movie is inevitable

<i>xXx: Return Of Xander Cage</i> certainly tries to be relevant, whether it’s by shoehorning in Coachella references or by answering the question, “Can you surf on a motorcycle?” (Answer: If your name is Vin Diesel or Donnie Yen, then yes, you can.) But, as it turns out, the significance of this …

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Kristen Stewart Recalls 'Obsessed' Donald Trump's Tweets About Her

Back in 2012-2013, the current President of the United States was something of a Twihard. Donald Trump tweeted repeatedly about Kristen Stewart's relationship with Robert Pattinson, suggesting Pattinson dump Stewart for cheating on him. Brushing aside the hypocrisy of Trump shaming a public figure …

Hollywood

Woody Harrelson Confirms He's Playing Han Solo's Mentor in New Star Wars Film

Speaking to <i>Variety</i> on Sunday, <i>Zombieland</i> star Woody Harrelson revealed that he will play the future smuggler’s mentor in Han Solo’s upcoming …

Star Wars

Can James Cameron switch Terminator back on?

The sci-fi series has long been foundering, but the return of the original film’s director to the fold could offer the chance of a creative hard reset<p>There are parallels between the Terminator saga’s distressing downward spiral into creative redundancy and its own essential mythology. For over …

Science Fiction Movies

What Suicide Squad director David Ayer wishes he could change about his critically panned film

<i>Suicide Squad</i>, Warner Bros.’ clunker of an antihero superhero film, is not a very good movie. A critically panned disaster, it makes you question whether DC Comics and Warner Bros. know what they’re doing, and whether they realize the treasured characters they’re working with. It’s enough to …

DC Comics

French Illustrator Whose Comics "Inspired" Star Wars Finally Getting the Movie Treatment

Luc Besson is bringing Jean-Claude Mézières and Pierre Christin's "Valerian" to the big screen, and it looks fantastic<p>Several years ago, we …

Star Wars

Karen Gillan Swears There’s A Reason Behind Her Already Controversial ‘Skimpy Outfit’ In ‘Jumanji’

When the first photo from the <i>Jumanji</i> whatever-you-want-to-call-it went live last year, the chatter wasn’t about Kevin Hart’s Boy Scout outfit or Jack Black’s bowtie — it was focused on Karen Gillan’s “child-sized clothes.” Time and time again, actresses are forced to wear midriff-revealing shirts …

Entertainment

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Could Help Disney End 2017 With Half Of All $1 Billion+ Blockbusters

Now we know that the title for the next <i>Star Wars</i> film will be <i>The Last Jedi</i>. Set for release on Dec. 15, 2017, the Rian Johnson-directed feature is almost sure to be the biggest grosser of the year. Of note, <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> yesterday became the 28th movie in history to cross the $1 …

Superhero Movies

Deciphering the Bizarre Twist Ending of Split

M. Night Shyamalan’s new film ends on a typically surprising note—and there’s a lot to unpack about its wider implications.<p><i>This article spoils the entire plot, and twist ending, of</i> <b>Split</b><i>.</i><p>M. Night Shyamalan is a writer and director who is legendarily fond of the surprise twist ending. It was a stunt …

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Britney Ever After: Watch the trailer for Lifetime's biopic

Attention, Britney Army: The trailer for Lifetime’s unauthorized Britney Spears biopic is here — and it’s as juicy as the icon’s life.<p><i>Britney Ever After</i> chronicles Spears’ (Natasha Bassett) rise to fame as a teenager and all the moments leading up to her public challenges in the 2000s. The …

Entertainment

Supergirl actress Melissa Benoist brought the best sign to Saturday’s Women’s March

Opening up Instagram to this photo while arriving at the Women’s March on Chicago was easily one of the best parts of my weekend. Melissa Benoist …

Hollywood

You'll Want to See Split Again After Reading About This Tiny, Wild Detail

In the wake of watching M. Night Shyamalan's latest horror movie, <b>Split</b>, there's a lot to parse out. Perhaps the most glaring takeaways come from that insane connection and M. Night Shyamalan's very obvious cameo, but the deeper you go, the more interesting it gets. Case in point: we hopped on the …

Entertainment

10 Stirring Facts About 'Cocktail'

One of cinema's greatest guilty pleasures, <i>Cocktail</i> starred Tom Cruise as Brian Flanagan, a young man who unexpectedly achieves some fame as a "flair …

Cool Stuff

The new Star Wars movie finally gets a name: CNET News Video

Star Wars

TV Review: Beware The Slenderman argues that modern boogeymen aren’t terrifying—their effects are

A documentary about two 12-year-old girls stabbing one of their close friends nearly to death shouldn’t feel the need to work to unsettle its audience. The raw story behind <i>Beware The Slenderman</i>, HBO’s rich and disturbing documentary, goes overlong attempting to convey the menace of the modern …

Documentaries

This prank promoting the new 'Rings' movie is genuinely frightening

The creators of the upcoming film "Rings" set up an incredible prank. Watch as the terrifying girl from "The Ring" crawls out of a TV set to scare customers in an electronics store.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b> On Facebook

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So, What the Hell Was That Twist at the End of ‘Split’?

<i>Warning: This post contains spoilers for the movie</i> Split.<p>This weekend, a new M. Night Shyamalan movie descended into theaters. It stars James McAvoy …

James McAvoy

‘The Assignment’ Trailer: Michelle Rodriguez and Sigourney Weaver Star in Controversial Revenge Thriller

Walter Hill's latest drew controversy at TIFF last year.<p>Walter Hill hasn’t been as prolific in recent years as he was in his heyday — the genre …

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