Is Robert Downey Jr. Really The Entertainer Of The Year?

Entertainment Weekly has named Iron Man's Robert Downey Jr. as their choice for the entertainer of 2008 » 11/16/08 2:30pm 11/16/08 2:30pm - and while we may have loved Jon Favreau's metal Marvel hero movie, we're unconvinced that Downey Jr.'s necessarily the right man for the title. What about Heath Ledger, the unintentionally-entertaining Michael…

Star Trek Only Boldly Goes For 2 Hours, Thank The Great Bird Of The…

J.J. Abrams is leading the charge to save us from the over-extended 3 hour movies of late. His Star Trek » 10/15/08 2:09pm 10/15/08 2:09pm film will only be two action-packed hours. Abrams told MTV that, “I’m sick of these two hours and forty-five minute movies. Seriously, it’s like I don’t have enough time to stay two hours and forty-five minutes.…

The Trouble with Entertainment Weekly's List of "Best SF Since 1983"

How much truly great science fiction has been created in the last 25 years? Entertainment Weekly think that they know, and have compiled a list of "The Genre's Best Since 1983" to prove it, ranking the top 25 SF movies and TV shows (because, really: books, comics or games? Not entertaining enough, apparently) and… » 8/21/08 6:30am 8/21/08 6:30am

Have Superhero Movies Killed The Summer Movie Season?

It's the argument that quite literally some people are talking about: Are superhero movies responsible for the death of the high-quality summer blockbuster? You may be scratching your head, wondering when the last high-quality summer blockbuster wasn't a superhero movie. (First person to say Independence Day gets… » 6/04/08 6:30am 6/04/08 6:30am