When the first trailer for Josh Trank’s Fantastic Four reboot arrived earlier this week, everyone noted that the footage was cut awfully similar to the marketing for Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar. Since this is the Internet, it took someone less than 24 hours to splice together Matthew McConaughey’s voice with Reg E. Cathey’s narration and the results were uncanny. The trailer played exactly the… Continue reading The Last Sci-fi Blog: 'Interstellar,' 'Fantastic Four' and the Science Fiction-ing of Superhero Movies
Sometimes it’s hard to look at a list of unfamiliar film festival movies and pick out the ones to put on your must-watch list for when they arrive in theaters at a later date. While attending this year’s Sundance Film Festival, I sat down with AMC Independent’s Amirose Eisenbach and Alicia Malone to discuss a whole bunch of the movies we watched over… Continue reading Watch: The Sundance Film Festival Movies You Should Put on Your Radar
In Project Almanac, a group of teenagers happen upon a time machine and abuse their newfound abilities to journey across the time-stream to have a good time and make some money. Then things start to go horribly wrong.
Sure, most movies that focus on young people deal with down-to-earth problems like homework and school and parents who just don’t understand. But others… Continue reading 7 Movies Where Young, Crazy People Almost Destroyed the World
Every big franchise director has that moment where, after a movie seems like it cannot possibly be topped but everyone knows the franchise is going to keep going, they say they’re not going to direct the next movie. Michael Bay is perhaps the worst at this. He’s played a “Nah, not doing another Transformers” for three sequels now, even though he inevitably comes… Continue reading Joss Whedon Confirms It's Highly Unlikely He'll Direct the Next 'Avengers' Movies
Now that we’ve officially closed the book on 2014, and settled into a brand-spankin’ new year, this feels like as good a time as any to take a look at what fright-film aficionados have to look forward to in 2015. The early results look mostly promising – offering up a mixture of sequels to tried-and-true titles… Continue reading The Last Horror Blog: 2015's Most Anticipated Horror Movies