Matt Singer is the managing editor and film critic of the website ScreenCrush.com. For five years, he was the on-air host of IFC News on the Independent Film Channel, hosting coverage of film festivals and red carpets around the world. He’s been a frequent contributor to the television shows CBS This Morning Saturday and Ebert Presents At the Movies, and his writing has also appeared in print and online at The Village Voice, The Dissolve, and Indiewire.
R. Lee Ermey, the Ultimate Cinematic Drill Instructor, Dies at 74
Ermey became world-famous for his role as the cruel Sergeant Hartman in Stanley Kubrick’s ‘Full Metal Jacket.’
Remembering Toys R Us, The Biggest Toy Store There Was
The iconic toy chain for generations is closing all of its stores and going out of business.
‘Avengers Infinity War’ Trailer: Thanos’ Plan Revealed
The biggest movie of the year is almost here! Watch the new trailer now.
What’s Leaving Netflix: March 2018
This month is your last chance to watch ‘Memento’ and all four ‘Jaws’ films. Check out the full list of expiring titles here.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Jumanji’ Topples a ‘Titanic’ Box Office Record
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle kept right on rolling at the box office last weekend. Amidst weak competition, and just one new wide release, it became the first film in 20 years released in December to take the top spot on the box office chart in February...
‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’ Trailer: The Dark Side of a Classi
Learn the Dark Side of a story you thought you knew in the first trailer for Disney’s new version of the Christmas classic.
New on Netflix: January 2018
From ‘Willy Wonka’ to ‘Cars 3,’ here’s everything headed to Netflix next month for your streaming pleasure
Weekend Box Office: With Nada Competition, ‘Coco’ Wins Again
A quiet weekend box office yielded the exact same top five as last week, and a few big new limited releases. Here’s the full chart.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Coco’ Is Hot in Theaters
Pixar’s latest animated feature dominated the weekend box office over the long Thanksgiving holiday.
Watch James Franco Secretly Terrify Tourists at Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights
Franco has been haunting the theme park’s Halloween Horror Nights in disguise.
Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, the Ultimate Pro Wrestling Manager, Dies at 73
Heenan is arguably the pro wrestling greatest manager who ever lived. He died after a long battle with throat cancer.
Hank Deutschendorf, Baby Oscar of ‘Ghostbusters II,’ Dies at 28
Just last week, we were commemorating the anniversary of the release of Ghostbusters II, which opened in theaters on June 16, 1989. The movie came out 28 years ago, which means the twin babies who played Sigourney Weaver’s son Oscar in the film were about that age too. That makes this story e…