'Batman: Gotham Knights' Preview

This preview to Batman: Gotham Knight--a collection of six anime-style Batman shorts--would be a lot more interesting if two-thirds of it wasn't spent explaining who Batman is....
February 15, 2008

'Far Cry' Trailer Meets Uwe Boll Standard

I've never played Far Cry the game, so I can't say how faithful Uwe Boll's adaptation is. But I will say that it's terrible. Really, really terrible....
February 15, 2008

'Star Trek' Pushed Back Four Months

Those hoping to wait in line Christmas Eve night and get the first glimpse of Zachary Quinto doing an impression of Leonard Nimoy may have to wait...
February 14, 2008

'Priceless' Poster Exploits My Love of Amelie

With its iconic poster still adorning the walls of countless young women's rooms, Breakfast at Tiffany's still remains outside the vicious world of remakes for now--at least...
February 14, 2008

'Wolverine' Strikes a Familiar Pose

I get the same sense from this first still from Wolverine that I did from most of the X-Men promotions that came out: aside from being a...
February 14, 2008

'Street Kings' Poster is Really Street-Arty

Way to go, Street Kings, capitalizing on the same vomiting splash of pseudo-graffiti that Comedy Central tried to exploit a few years back. Street Kings will definitely...
February 14, 2008

First Look at Emile Hirsch in 'Milk'

From the set of Milk, the Sean Penn-starring biopic on politician/activist Harvey Milk, come the first images of co-star Emile Hirsch in-character, apparently as the young bombardier...
February 13, 2008

Writer's Guild Strike Officially Over

With networks straining to come up with absolutely anything that doesn't require writing, an agreement was finally reached with the Writer's Guild yesterday, officially ending the 100-day...
February 13, 2008

Some Other Crap That Happened...

- Those greedy bastards at the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien are under the impression that having created the lush world, characters, and entire story of The Lord of...
February 12, 2008

'Kung Fu Panda' Trailer is Big, Clumsy

Like pretty much all of Dreamworks Animation's efforts, Kung Fu Panda must have began with the great idea of getting big name voice cast to take on...
February 12, 2008

NBC Finds New Way To Make TV Stupider

There is a dilemma right not facing all soulless television executives. Now that reality TV has explored everything from You'll Listen to Whatever Crap We Feed You...
February 12, 2008

Former Dr. Who Steals 'G.I. Joe' Role as Destro

David Murray and Chris Eccleston are, respectively, damning and praising immigration services this week, as unforeseen problems in getting in the U.S. have cost Murray the role...
February 12, 2008

Marisa Tomei Stripping for 'The Wrestler'

Variety reports Marisa Tomei has signed on to star opposite Mickey Rourke in Darren Aronofsky's The Wrestler. In the film, Rourke plays a retired, over-the-hill wrestler who...
February 12, 2008

Actor Roy Scheider Dies at 75

Roy Scheider, the actor known for his work in Jaws, A French Connection, All That Jazz, and, of course, SeaQuest DSV, died Sunday afternoon. His wife reports...
February 11, 2008

'Fool's Gold' Wins Weekend, Tanned Ab Award

Given the choice of a loose treasure hunting premise constructed solely as a background to an even looser comedy-romance, a joint concert performed by a fictional television...
February 11, 2008