It's Time to Bring Back the Banality of Evil

What makes people become murderers? If you are watching shows like Hannibal and Dexter, you'd think it had to do with their exceptionally refined moral sensibilities and sheer genius. This trope is getting tired. Have we forgotten about the horrifyingly commonplace nature of evil? » 11/12/14 11:00am 11/12/14 11:00am

It's the ultimate serial killer showdown as Dexter faces Patrick Bateman

Forget Freddy vs. Jason; the real horror movie battle we want to see is between pop culture's two favorite serial killers, Dexter and American Psycho's Patrick Bateman. Now you can see what this (literal?) face-off might look like, thanks to this awesome mash-up. » 1/21/14 8:00pm 1/21/14 8:00pm

August DVD releases, from Blipverts to comix documentaries

Have you been waiting forever for Max Headroom on DVD? Your dreams come true this month. We've got a rundown of noteworthy August DVD releases, from the very good to the, well, watch at your own risk (hello, Heroes!). » 8/03/10 3:00pm 8/03/10 3:00pm

Television is officially better than movies. Is this bad news for…

It's official, according to Entertainment Weekly's Mark Harris: television is better than movies now. We're in the middle of a summer of by-the-numbers movies, while TV is blazing new trails. Too bad science fiction rules the movies instead of TV. » 6/14/10 12:24pm 6/14/10 12:24pm

Will New Writers Shield Us From A Terrible Hancock Sequel?

Hancock 2 has writers: Adam Fierro and Glen Mazzara worked together on The Shield, and Fiero also wrote for Dexter and 24. So fingers crossed. [THR] » 8/25/09 11:00am 8/25/09 11:00am

A New Guest Star Deepens Some Of Lost's Oldest Mysteries

Dexter's abusive bastard, Mark Pellegrino, will be turning up on Lost soon... and he's playing a character we've waited quite some time to meet. Spoilers aplenty, below. » 3/30/09 7:20am 3/30/09 7:20am

Regress Yourself With Borf's Gun From Space Ace

If you played arcade games in the 1980s, then you probably remember the quarter-sucking craze of laserdisc games which were led by the juggernaut of Dragon's Lair. Enough small fortunes were lost to that game to start a small media empire, which is just what creator Don Bluth tried to do. He followed that swords and… » 2/06/08 11:20am 2/06/08 11:20am

Find Out Who Kirk Hooks Up With In New "Trek"

Welcome to our crazy TMI wake-up call of spoilers. We have some new info about whom Captain Kirk hangs out with in the new Star Trek movie, plus hints about the plot of Doctor Who season four. Plus some new stills from the teleporting-mutants movie Jumper, below the fold. » 1/22/08 6:00am 1/22/08 6:00am