Which classic Batman villains will be appearing in Gotham?

Rumor has it that Marvel's already cast Doctor Strange, and it isn't Johnny Depp. Scarlett Johansson promises that the Avengers sequel is equal parts deep and funny. Don't hold your breath for a Halo movie. One actor denies he's Gotham's Jim Gordon. Plus could Yoda play a vital role in the Star Wars sequels? Spoilers… » 1/16/14 6:00am 1/16/14 6:00am

How the new Planet of the Apes movie fits into the series timeline

One of the most promising movies showcased Comic-Con was Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the intense follow-up to the brilliant Rise of the Planet of the Apes. Director Matt Reeves and star Andy Serkis told us about this film's intriguing story, and its relationship to the Apes canon. » 7/24/13 4:27pm 7/24/13 4:27pm

Gary Oldman will kill all the damn dirty apes in Dawn of the Planet of …

The sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes is shaping up nicely. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes has not only retained Andy Serkis in his astounding role as Caesar the revolutionary ape, but they've also managed to find him a worthy nemesis. ComingSoon is reporting that Gary Oldman has been cast as a leader of the… » 3/01/13 6:40am 3/01/13 6:40am

The Best Black Friday Deals for Science Fiction and Fantasy Schwag

Black Friday is the biggest shopping day of the year, which means one thing: crazy consumer rampages, and mall crowd scenes that will make Dawn of the Dead look mellow by comparison. Luckily, you can score some amazing Black Friday deals for science fiction and fantasy merch, without leaving your home. » 11/22/12 2:01pm 11/22/12 2:01pm

100 Wonderful and Terrible Movies That Never Existed

For every movie that makes it to your local cineplex, there are dozens that never come into existence. In another universe, Mel Gibson directed Fahrenheit 451, Terry Gilliam directed Watchmen, and Batman fought Godzilla. The history of movies is crammed full of weird almost-weres and could-have-beens. A lot of people… » 8/10/12 1:48pm 8/10/12 1:48pm

Planet of the Apes dance party remix reveals Charlton Heston's disco…

The real reason Charlton Heston came to the Planet of the Apes? To dance. Brad Hasse adds some much-needed glow sticks and turntables to the classic film, converting the humans vs. apes showdown into a dance-off for the fate of the planet, all set to a Benny Benassi medley. But the apes are shocked at the appearance… » 3/17/12 10:30am 3/17/12 10:30am

Upcoming Movie Sequels that Actually Have a Reason to Exist

Hollywood's appetite for endless sequels shows no sign of slacking — Transformers 4 is coming! — and these films often feel like exercises in futility. Last week, we listed a ton of movie sequels in the pipeline that felt totally unnecessary. As in, nobody had walked out of the previous movie saying, "I can't wait to… » 2/16/12 1:09pm 2/16/12 1:09pm

Behold, Dr. Zaius as Mark Twain, courtesy of John Hodgman

A while back, comedian/erstwhile Four Loko taste-tester John Hodgman saw a photo of actor Maurice Evans in full Dr. Zaius make-up on the set of The Planet of The Apes reading a biography of Mark Twain. Judging from the evidence, Hodgman wondered if Evans had secretly been planning a Zaius-centric performance of Hal… » 2/10/12 4:00pm 2/10/12 4:00pm