10 Rules of Blockbuster Movies that Hollywood Forgot

It's halfway through the summer movie season, and there's a lot of hand-wringing about the state of the Tentpole Film — yes, in spite of Avengers. This year has seen some huge high-profile flops, plus some massive films that underperformed Stateside. And meanwhile, some of the biggest films in the pipeline are having… » 6/26/12 10:00am 6/26/12 10:00am

Best and Worst Science Fiction/Fantasy Movies of 2010

This year's best movies played with genres in ways that changed their audiences' perceptions. Video-game movies, action movies, heist movies and superhero movies — they all had dazzling reinventions. Here are the 10 best and worst SF/fantasy movies of 2010. » 12/27/10 4:09pm 12/27/10 4:09pm

Dear Hollywood, you absolutely suck at making Weird Westerns

Jonah Hex is the latest Weird Western blockbuster to be absolutely FUBAR. What filmmakers don't understand is that Weird Westerns don't need giant robo-spiders or CG fireworks, the setting — the endless frontier — does all the work for you. » 6/19/10 4:55pm 6/19/10 4:55pm

A Predators image that's not for the squeamish. Plus more…

Just how gritty will Predators get? A new still provides a major clue. Doctor Who concept art shows a deadly foe. Jonah Hex reviews reveal all. Plus Walking Dead set pics, and Transformers, Scott Pilgrim, Twilight and True Blood spoilers. » 6/16/10 6:00am 6/16/10 6:00am

Creature feature of the week? Predator vs. Dracula vs. Mark Millar

Need a monster fix? This week's comics have you covered with a Predators prelude, classic Dracula art from the late Dick Giordano, and the second issue of Mark Millar and Steve McNiven's Evil Batman series, Nemesis. Who's the most monstrous? » 6/08/10 9:00am 6/08/10 9:00am