Is Steven Spielberg really going to remake West Side Story? Who knows, but according to Deadline he’s interested in doing something with the 1961 classic, itself an adaptation of a stage production that retooled Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet (itself a remake of Ovid’s Pyramus and Thisbe). Maybe he just wants to give the familiar story yet another update of some kind. Probably nothing will ever come of… Continue reading Which Movie Musicals Would You Like Remade by Your Favorite Directors?
Your Top Three is a series here at Movies.com where we choose a topic and you give us your top three picks.
There are 85 movies that have been named Best Picture at the Academy Awards. We doubt even one of them is loved by all of our readers, let alone the entirety of the planet’s movie fans. So, this could be an interesting discussion.
It also… Continue reading Your Top Three: Favorite Best Picture Oscar Winners
No matter how frustrated I may get with the Academy Awards, it’s difficult not to be curious about how the Oscars race will pan out – especially when it comes to the categories like “Best Visual Effects,” which always includes at least one or two of my favorite films from the previous year. (I’m a sucker for great FX sequences.)
Experience has taught me that my… Continue reading The Geek Beat: Actual Comic Creators Tell Us Their Favorite Movies of 2013
What do the Guardians of the Galaxy, Kevin Costner and disaster movies have in common? Well, for starters, they’re all we’re talking about on the FanCast this week. Have some time to kill? Listen as Erik Davis and Sean O’Connell discuss the insanely popular first trailer for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, and how it may be one of the most original superhero movies we’ve… Continue reading Listen: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Buzz, Kevin Costner's Best Role and Our Favorite Disaster Movies
What would life be like if we all spoke in a language that included nothing but movie titles? Eerily, not unlike reality. New York-based Internet comedy troupe POYKPAC Comedy has imagined a skit in which a couple goes to dinner, has a spat about their relationship, and then breaks up. At least we think so. A waitress intervenes and has something to say to the couple… Continue reading Your Favorite Thing Today: Watch a Couple Break Up Using Only Movie Titles