Movies

When will Matt Reeves' 'The Batman' begin production?

After flying into theaters in last year's DC team-up flick "Justice League," fans have been patiently waiting for a big announcement about a rumored solo outing for the Batman. Unfortuantely, there hasn't been much news about what's to come for the Caped Crusader on the...

Monday, March 19, 2018 - 4:11pm

Watch: Marvel heroes unite in new Avengers Infinity War trailer

Comic book fans have been patiently waiting for a new Avengers Infinity War trailer to arrive, and they finally got their wish on Friday morning. The upcoming blockbuster is easily Marvel Studios' most ambitious project to date, featuring nearly every superhero imaginable from every corner of...

Friday, March 16, 2018 - 9:13am

Emily Blunt and John Krasinski want to take you on a double date

Emily Blunt and John Krasinski are teaming up with Omaze for an amazing new contest to help out a good cause. The actress and her action hero hubby are giving fans a chance to win a double date with them to the New York City premiere of their new film, "A Quiet Place." One lucky...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 10:37am

Is Ben Affleck done playing Batman? Breaking down the rumors

The future sounds pretty murky for Ben Affleck as Batman in DC Comics' live-action movie universe. Despite earning praise for his incarnation of the Dark Knight in "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" and "Justice League," both films failed to achieve critical and box...

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 2:38pm

Why New England was the perfect setting for 'Thoroughbreds'

Boston has become somewhat of a home away from home for Anya Taylor-Joy. The rising Hollywood star has surprisingly spent a lot of time in and around the city over the past few years, whether it's for press tours or filming blockbusters like the upcoming X-Men spinoff "The New Mutants....

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 - 12:30pm

'Uncle Drew' star describes Kyrie Irving's reaction to Celtics trade

Kyrie Irving had a contentious split with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavalier ahead of the start of the NBA season, so it's no surprise that he was giddy to hear about his trade to the Celtics. Lil Rel Howery, who starred in Jordan Peele's Oscar-nominated flick "Get Out,"...

Monday, March 5, 2018 - 12:47pm

2018 Oscars: Where to watch the Best Picture nominees around Boston

The 90th annual Academy Awards are almost here, which means there isn't much time to get caught up on all of those awesome movies before the big show. Luckily, there are still plenty of theaters around Boston that are showing the 2018 Best Picture nominees this weekend. From "Get Out...

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 2:42pm

Thomas Lennon on the legacy of National Lampoon

Few publications have left as big of an impact on the comedy landscape as National Lampoon. A spinoff of the storied Harvard Lampoon, the famed magazine became a cult hit in the late '70s for its subversive and often shocking style of humor. While National Lampoon helped launch the careers of...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 11:33am

Is Captain America in Black Panther? Post-credits scenes explained

Spoiler warning: Don't read on if you haven't seen "Black Panther" yet. Since Chadwick Boseman's T'Challa made his Marvel Cinematic Universe debut in "Captain America: Civil War," it wouldn't be a huge surprise if Chris Evans' star-spangled Avenger...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:11am

New luxury movie theater officially opens in Boston's Seaport

Boston's ever-growing Seaport neighborhood now has its own movie theater. After a soft launch earlier this winter, ShowPlace ICON officially opens its doors at One Seaport on Feb. 8. The new, 44,000-square-foot theater is quite the space, featuring 10 auditoriums, top-of-the-line projection...

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 5:00am

Golden Globes 2018 Predictions: The winning movies

Superhero movies may still glut theaters, but 2017 was the year of queer stories and the female gaze. Here’s who we loved, and who will probably win, out of the 2018 Golden Globes nominees in film (check out our predictions for the television categories, too!) Best Motion Picture, Drama...

Friday, January 5, 2018 - 11:49am

WATCH: Trump's speeches are strangely similar to Christmas movie lines

"I can think of no better Christmas present for the American people than giving you a massive tax cut," Trump announced to the public before he made it official on Friday morning.   TAX CUTS for CHRISTMAS! A post shared by President Donald J. Trump...

Friday, December 22, 2017 - 4:51pm

Queens Library now offers Kanopy free movie streaming

Queens residents will now have access to thousands of films — for free — thanks to the Queens Library now offering film streaming service Kanopy in all of its 62 branches. With the addition of Kanopy at the Queens Library, residents in all of New York City’s five boroughs have...

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 3:30pm

Matt Damon on why 'Good Will Hunting' has so many f-bombs

Matt Damon hasn't shown his kids "Good Will Hunting" yet, and he has a pretty good reason. The acclaimed actor stopped by the "Late Show with Stephen Colbert" on Monday night to chat about his new film "Downsizing," and ended up taking a trip down memory lane with...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 12:19pm

See into the private lives of cat lovers at the Cat Film Festival

Cats have already won the battle for the internet’s heart and even made headway in the film world recently with “Kedi” and “Keanu.” And this weekend, they be the stars of the first-ever Cat Film Festival. Kicking off in New York City on Dec. 9 before going on the road...

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 3:21pm

Watch: 'Avengers: Infinity War' trailer will give you chills

The first "Avengers: Infinity War" trailer is finally here. Iron Man, Captain America, Spider-Man and the rest of the Marvel superhero crew are back to take on their biggest threat so far: Thanos. The trailer, which debuted on "Good Morning America" Wednesday morning, provides...

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 9:59am

How Goth movies went from Wuthering Heights to Twilight

You should be ashamed of the things you loved as a teen — unless you were a Goth. You had style: black eyeliner, black lipstick, maybe even a dog collar. You had a killer playlist: While everyone your age was fist-pumping to Fall Out Boy, you were brooding alone to The Cure, Joy...

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 4:50pm

'It was a miracle' Nightmare Before Christmas got made

Halloween has always been a time for laughter for Danny Elfman. “Halloween was freedom,” recalls the composer of growing up in Los Angeles. “In my neighborhood, parents didn’t go out with us. It was the night when the kids took over, and the fact that you’re in...

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 8:55pm

Ben Affleck talks Harvey Weinstein, Hilarie Burton groping claims with Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert asked Ben Affleck some pretty tough questions about Harvey Weinstein and his own sexual misconduct scandal during Thursday night's episode of the "Late Show." The Boston-bred actor stopped by the late-night program to chat about his return as Batman in the...

Friday, November 17, 2017 - 11:04am

Why the world needs a little 'Wonder' right now

Whether it’s on a playground or in the White House, bullying seems to rear it ugly head in every aspect of society these days. However, "Wonder" is here to remind audiences that kindness does still exist in the world. The new film, which opens in theaters this week, stars Jacob...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 10:47am