How to Make a Cohesive (and Compelling) Alien Cinematic Universe

It's official. Fox is making a new Alien movie in addition to a new Prometheus and a new Predator. You know what that means: the best-known sci-fi horror setting is back in business. » 3/03/15 11:40am 3/03/15 11:40am

Is Rupert Murdoch Responsible For The Wolverine Leak?

Rumor has it that Fox may have tracked down the person responsible for breaking the production cone of silence and allowing X-Men Origins: Wolverine to leak online... and it's none other than 20th Century Fox owner Rupert Murdoch. Who'dathunk? » 6/15/09 7:30am 6/15/09 7:30am

Ben Stiller Tries Again With Science Fiction Clone Romance

Fox is taking another shot at its canceled film Used Guys, which would have starred Jim Carrey and Ben Stiller as two outdated pleasure clones. But only Stiller is back for the more "romantic" redo. » 5/05/09 11:04am 5/05/09 11:04am

Sitcom Payola Doesn't Always Work Out

Surprised by the nerd shout-outs on CBS' Monday night sitcoms this week? Don't be; they're just the latest examples of corporate synergy in action... although, we have to admit, one did it with worthwhile snark. » 4/18/09 8:00am 4/18/09 8:00am

How To Read That Watchmen Lawsuit

Somewhat confused about what the lawsuit about the Watchmen » 8/24/08 10:00am 8/24/08 10:00am movie actually means? You're not the only one. Luckily, former comic editor and copyright law professor Andrew Steven Harris is perfectly placed to pick apart the case and put it into real world terms so that even Alan Moore could understand what's going…

Are We About To Get An X-Men Movie Reboot?

Next year sees the release of X-Men Origins: Wolverine » 7/30/08 11:30am 7/30/08 11:30am and we already know that is in the works too. But is Fox also looking to reboot that X-Men franchise with a new movie that will introduce the first-ever students at Professor Xavier's School For Gifted Children? A couple of clues seem to be pointing in that…