Forget Oblivion, you really want to know what the critics are saying…

There's only one movie coming out this weekend that continues a long-running franchise and features Lindsay Lohan — that's right, Scary Movie 5 is out today. It wasn't screened for critics, and there weren't any midnight showings, but some folks still managed to review it. » 4/12/13 2:37pm 4/12/13 2:37pm

Supercut: Every Scene Where Someone is Facing Something Incredible (and…

You might not have realized how common the "back to the camera" shot is, especially in science fiction and fantasy movies where people are facing a splendid vista. Until you watch this supercut, that is. » 4/10/13 11:20am 4/10/13 11:20am

More Movies That The CW Could Turn Into Teenage Soap Operas

Now that The Hunger Games is breaking box office records, one thing's for sure: The CW is going to be racing forward with its TV version of Hunger Games, called The Selection. We can only hope it goes as amazingly bonkers as The CW's answer to Twilight, The Vampire Diaries. Plus if you consider Arrow to be The CW's… » 3/26/12 3:32pm 3/26/12 3:32pm

The best video makeup tutorials to turn you into a gorgeous freak this…

One easy way to save money on a Halloween costume is to try your hand at a little fancy make-up art. It's much cheaper than buying some over-priced store-bought monstrosity. Plus, they're sick as hell. Here are the best of the "how-to" videos that can turn you into the Black Swan, Mystique, and even Jadzia Dax (retro… » 10/25/11 3:30pm 10/25/11 3:30pm

Black Swan writer adapting Marc Webb's "Lord of the Flies meets…

It's the movie pairing of our dreams: The screenwriter of Black Swan is writing Marc Webb's post-apocalyptic film, Age of Rage. The film takes place in the future, when all the adults are dead. » 1/27/11 11:02am 1/27/11 11:02am

In Darren Aronofsky's Black Swan, a ballerina is both monster and victim

So, Darren Aronofsky's scary ballerina movie. It's like nothing he's done before, or anybody else for that matter. Is it breathtaking? Is it profound? Is it silly? Does it get a bit muddled? Yes, yes, yes and yes. Spoilers ahead! » 12/03/10 9:00am 12/03/10 9:00am

Boozie Movies loses its mind at PFF 2010 with Black Swan

Darren Aronofsky's Black Swan has been pulling in the plaudits on the film festival circuit, but Greg Christie of Twitch was less than impressed. Christie saw the ballerina thriller at the Philadelphia Film Festival, armed with his reviewing flask. » 10/23/10 1:30pm 10/23/10 1:30pm

First reviews for Darren Aronofsky's Black Swan flutter in

No one really knows what to think about director Darren Aronofsky's genre-bending flick Black Swan. And neither do the first batch of festival reviews of the picture. Critics are calling it everything from Cronenberg-eque to something "approaching grand guignol." Spoilers... » 9/07/10 8:00am 9/07/10 8:00am

Darren Aronofsky's new movie trailer: a bizarre bird mutation, or just…

Everybody connected with Darren Aronofsky's next film has been all but mute about what's happening to star Natalie Portman. And now the first trailer raises more questions. Is Black Swan a psychological ballet thriller, or a surreal story about mutation? » 8/18/10 7:00am 8/18/10 7:00am

RoboCop Crushed By Natalie Portman's Ballerina

Good news for remake-haters, bad news for cyborg-lovers. We reported the other day that Darren Aronofsky's RoboCop remake was delayed until at least 2011, and now it looks like it'll be a lot longer. Aronofsky's making a supernatural ballerina movie. » 6/16/09 12:00pm 6/16/09 12:00pm