New Pink Panther Film Will Put That Cartoon Panther In The Real World

The last Pink Panther movies featured Steve Martin playing the perfectly incompetent Inspector Jacques Clouseau, to perfectly awful reviews. But now, MGM has announced a new Pink Panther movie, which ditches the Inspector in favor of the literal Pink Panther himself, who appeared in previous movies' opening credits. » 3/31/14 7:00pm 3/31/14 7:00pm

The Most Fourth Wall-Breaking Moments in Television History

Television has always been a medium that broke the walls of reality. From its earliest days, television shows "came into your living room." So it's not surprising that television has always dabbled in metafiction, fourth-wall-breaking and transrealism. Here are the six types of "meta" storytelling on television. » 8/06/13 1:34pm 8/06/13 1:34pm

R.I.P. Don Payne, writer of both Thor movies, The Simpsons and more

Turning Marvel's Thor into a blockbuster hero was never a safe bet. The mix of Norse mythology, the Marvel universe's weirdness and a guy who talked like he was part of a Renaissance festival could easily have turned people off. And yet writer Don Payne managed to capture Thor's essence awhile helping him win over mass … » 3/27/13 8:40am 3/27/13 8:40am