The Crow Reboot Casts Bill Skarsgård Pennywise the Clown

Picture: Michael Kovac/Getty (Getty Images) If there’s anything you can count on, it’s that Hollywood is never too far away from making yet another crow reboot announcement. This time around, Bill Skarsgard (It‘s Pennywise the Dancing Cdown) is attached to don Eric Draven’s harlequin makeup, marking the end of Jason Momoa’s tenure of trying to … Read more

Spider-Man Spinoff Fails Despite Matt Smith

Jared Leto as Dr. Michael Morbius in Morbus.Picture: Sony Pictures Morbius, tea long-delayed next film in Sony’s Spider-Man universe, is like a roller coaster without a pulse. There are highs, there are lows, there’s plenty of disorientation, and by the end, you aren’t upset with the ride, but largely underwhelmed because you have the sense … Read more

The Star Wars Oscars 2022 Connection

Oscar-winner Troy Kotsur was the first deaf actor ever in Star Wars.Photo: Lucasfilm/David Livingston (Getty Images) In terms of sci-fi, Dune’s six Oscar wins last night was by far the biggest success. Behind that however was Codathe first-ever Sundance film and streaming film to win Best Picture. Following a young woman named Ruby (Locke and … Read more

Oscars 2022 Red Carpet: See All The Best Looks

Stars brought out all the glitz and glamor for the swankiest red carpet of the year: the 94th Academy Awards. The 2022 Oscars, held at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, kicked off with great fanfare as Laverne Cox, wearing a voluminous August Getty Atelier creation, interviewed attendees as they made their way … Read more

Potential EGOT winner Lin-Manuel Miranda forced to skip the Oscars

Lin-Manuel MirandaPhoto: Neilson Barnard (Getty Images) Tomorrow night’s Oscars ceremony will be the second time—after the 2016 show, where his “How Far I’ll Go,” from Moana, got beat out for Best Original Song by La La Land‘s “City Of Stars”—that Lin-Manuel Miranda has been up for an Oscar. (Specifically, his Encanto song “Dos Oruguitas” is … Read more

Watch Denzel Washington gives Samuel L. Jackson his honorary Oscar

From left to right: Samuel L. Jackson, Samuel L. Jackson’s Oscar, Denzel WashingtonPhoto: Mike Coppola (Getty Images) The art of picking the right presenter for any given award is a tricky one; the most personal the connection between the two parties, and the more genuine the appreciation the presenter has for the presentee, the better. … Read more

Superhero Movies Can’t Win Oscars Until They Try Harder

Picture: Sony Pictures/Marvel Studios Tea 2022 Oscars are this weekend, and it’s shaping up to be one of the messiest versions of the annual film awards show for a variety of reasons. Before its controversial category omissions and foolish decision to bring back the “most popular film” category (but this time stupidly dictated by Twitter), … Read more

Ryan Gosling was almost on last night’s Atlanta premiere, apparently

Left: Ryan Gosling (Randy Shropshire/Getty Images for LA Confidential), Right: Donald Glover (Amy Sussman/Getty Images) Atlanta came back for its third season last nightreintroducing us to the frequently chaotic, deliberately surreal lives of Earn, Paper Boi, Darius, and Van. And almost Ryan Gosling, apparently: That’s per year interview that series star and creator Donald Glover … Read more

Burning questions before season 2

Clockwise from top left: Steve Martin and Amy Ryan; Selena Gomez, Martin Short, and Steve Martin; Jane Lynch and Steve Martin; Selena Gomez, Ali Stroker, Jaboukie Young-White, Daniel Oreskes, and Aaron Dominguez (Photos: Craig Blankenhorn/Hulu) Update, 3/25: In a video announcement that dropped today, Selena Gomez, Steve Martin, and Martin Short, stars of the Hulu … Read more