Biggest Box Office Hits and Misses of Summer 2012

This was another brutal summer, where movie titans did battle. And now that it's over, some films stand tall and victorious, while others lay dead in the killing fields. Back at the start of the summer, we asked you which movies would be a sleeper hit, and which movies would be a surprise flop. Now it's time to find… » 8/13/12 12:13pm 8/13/12 12:13pm

A Love Story That's Also a Great Apocalyptic Thought Experiment

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World is about the apocalypse, but it's also a surprisingly realistic story about who we become when all our pretentions and future plans are ripped away. It's a genre-defying melancomedy that manages to be good science fiction and a moving romance at the same time. Best of all, it… » 6/22/12 1:38pm 6/22/12 1:38pm

10 Greatest Science Fiction and Fantasy Romantic Comedies of All Time

Science fiction is all about discovering the unknown — but sometimes you find love along the way. This is a great time to love romantic comedies with a science fiction twist, with the surprisingly sweet Safety Not Guaranteed in theaters, and the apocalyptic Seeking a Friend for the End of the World coming out… » 6/21/12 10:11am 6/21/12 10:11am

What Would Actually Happen to the T.G.I. Friday's Staff if the World…

Hidden in the three clips from the cute little comedy Seeking A Friend for the End of the World is this amazing gem of an end-of-the-world restaurant dining experience. In Lorene Scafaria's (Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist) movie, the government announces that the world will end in three weeks (thanks to an… » 6/04/12 11:00am 6/04/12 11:00am

Which Underdog Movie Could Be This Summer's Sleeper Hit?

Every summer, there's at least one smaller movie that breaks out of the pack. A film that's not based on a huge comic book or toy franchise, with a budget under $100 million. Even though summer is supposed to belong to the big superhero and toy movies, there's always at least one upstart that surprises everybody. A … » 5/04/12 1:40pm 5/04/12 1:40pm

33 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies that Could Rock Your Summer

This year's summer movies just won't let up. There's Joss Whedon's Avengers, Chris Nolan's third Batman film, and Ridley Scott's long-awaited return to space horror. Plus maybe a dozen other movies that look like they could be totally fantastic. Here's our complete list of 32 movies coming out between now and… » 4/23/12 2:13pm 4/23/12 2:13pm

Low Budget Movie Trends That Need a Nice Long Rest

Low-budget science fiction and fantasy movies rule. While mega-blockbusters crank out the same familiar stories, including a parade of sequels and remakes, a low-budget film can take crazy risks and tell an original story. But sometimes, low-budget movies can get just as obsessed with chasing fads and copying each… » 3/06/12 3:08pm 3/06/12 3:08pm

Watch the world go mad in the trailer for Seeking a Friend for the End…

What would happen if everybody found out that we all only had a few weeks left to live? Director Lorene Scafaria's apocalyptic romantic comedy Seeking a Friend for the End of the World starring Keira Knightley and Steve Carell captures the fall of society after it's announced that an asteroid is going to crash into… » 2/09/12 7:26pm 2/09/12 7:26pm