Which Movie Would Be Better If It Was More Kid-Friendly?

Movie buffs tend to equate an R-rating with realness — if a movie is too violent or sexed-up for kids, then that proves the film-makers are keeping it real. A “hard R” equals a real edge. But sometimes, focusing on all the splatter and nudity can just get in the way of the story. Which movie would be better if it was… » 4/27/15 3:12pm 4/27/15 3:12pm

Why Riddick Wasn't The Real Hero Of Pitch Black 

Remember Pitch Black, in which interstellar castaways battled their way off a dark planet filled with photophobic monsters? Well, while Vin Diesel's Riddick may have been the character who went on to lead the franchise, a re-watch reveals something else: The real star of the story was actually someone else entirely. » 1/28/15 4:20pm 1/28/15 4:20pm

Is Edgar Wright adding more than one Ant-Man to his film?

Katee Sackhoff wants to play anything in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars. The Paranormal Activity franchise has a plan that's dependent on a bunch more films getting made. And Michael Ealy explains why he hopes Almost Human never addresses race. Plus, photos from the first episodes of The 100, Helix, and Star-Crossed. Spoilers… » 1/07/14 6:00am 1/07/14 6:00am

Riddick shows how NOT to resurrect a great antihero

There aren't too many characters like Richard B. Riddick nowadays. He's an old-fashioned sort of anti-hero, whose amoral brutality is tempered by a code of honor. He was great in his first movie, but it turns out that antiheroes have a hard time supporting a franchise. As his new movie, Riddick, sadly proves. » 9/06/13 9:00am 9/06/13 9:00am

Game of Thrones Rumor: You'll never guess who's taking the Black!

A new rumor claims Ben Affleck's Batman is finding love. Meanwhile, Billy Dee Williams has a pitch for Lando Calrissian's Episode VII status quo. The mystery of Matt Smith's hair is solved! Arrow could introduce the Suicide Squad. And a Walking Dead producer talks about the Rick-Michonne relationship. Spoilers ahead... » 9/05/13 6:00am 9/05/13 6:00am

Just how long will we be waiting for Peter Capaldi's Doctor, anyway?

After the regeneration at Christmas, we'll almost certainly be waiting a while for the 12th Doctor's first adventures. Benedict Cumberbatch's people insist he isn't going to be in J.J. Abrams' Star Wars. Marvel Studios reveals tons about Thor: The Dark World. Plus it's reshoot time for Mad Max: Fury Road. Spoilers! » 9/04/13 6:00am 9/04/13 6:00am

Riddick romances Starbuck, kills a dude and saves a puppy in new clips

Three new Riddick clips have slunk out of the shadows, and you can't say the character isn't multifaceted. Above, he woos Katee Sackhoff (by threatening to kill people), then below he saves a space puppy (by killing a big alien), and then he kills a dude (...by, uh, killing him). That's versatility! » 8/30/13 6:30am 8/30/13 6:30am

Loki reveals why Thor: The Dark World is a secret Avengers sequel!

The Man of Steel sequel is headed to the Motor City. Check out Guardians of the Galaxy set photos and hear from star Chris Pratt. Bong Joon Ho might not be forced to chop up Snowpiercer for American audiences after all. Another Game of Thrones character gets recast. Plus Arrow is adding DC Comics' most famous wall.… » 8/30/13 6:00am 8/30/13 6:00am

We might have already met the Ultron in the Avengers sequel!

Steven Moffat discusses Peter Capaldi's 12th Doctor, including his relationship with Clara. Vin Diesel is still pretty sure he's playing Groot in Guardians of the Galaxy. Chris Carter says X-Files 3 could feature one of the most recognizable faces in modern genre. Plus Edgar Wright talks Ant-Man. Spoilers abound! » 8/28/13 6:00am 8/28/13 6:00am

Bryan Cranston might actually be playing Lex Luthor... in ten movies?

And that's nothing compared to how many times Ben Affleck might appear as Batman, if the latest rumors are correct. Joss Whedon wonders if he could kill one of the actual, non-Coulson Avengers. Kevin Feige reveals key Guardians of the Galaxy details. And why are Captain America and Black Widow getting closer? Spoilers… » 8/26/13 6:00am 8/26/13 6:00am

Why has a member of Game of Thrones' royal family been recast?

Star Wars: Episode VII could be released a bit later than anticipated. Vin Diesel and director David Twohy reveal what's ahead for Riddick. Lily Collins explains her upcoming fantasy movie Mortal Instruments. Plus an update on the future of Fox's Marvel movies, including Fantastic Four and X-Force. Spoilers now! » 8/20/13 6:00am 8/20/13 6:00am

Fall Movie Guide: Our Forecast on 20 Science Fiction and Fantasy Films

This fall is just packed with movie goodness. A lot of the year's most ambitious films are coming out in the next four months. Including huge space epics, massive franchise pictures... and Marvel's first post-Avengers movie without Iron Man in it. Here's our prognosis for 20 upcoming science fiction and fantasy movies. » 8/14/13 12:04pm 8/14/13 12:04pm

Riddick director explains how the Necromonger King gets dethroned

How the hell does Riddick manage to screw up his sweet gig as Lord Marshall King Necromonger? How does Riddick fall so far, so fast, to end up on a deserted planet, alone? We asked director David Twohy everything we wanted to know about the new Riddick movie, and he told us a ton. Massive spoilers ahead... » 8/07/13 12:10pm 8/07/13 12:10pm