30 Aug

Watch: ‘Conan’ Heads to Greenland Next Week, Gives a Weather Report, Visits Icebergs & More

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Conan O’Brien has made waves by doing extensive traveling for remote specials for his late night talk show spin-off Conan Without Borders on TBS, which has also revamped its format to be just a half-hour show most of the time. And his next trip will take him to Greenland, where Conan tried to keep the […]

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30 Aug

Disney World’s Epcot is Getting a Massive Overhaul – What Will Be Left of the Park’s Original Mission?

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(Welcome to The Soapbox, the space where we get loud, feisty, political, and opinionated about anything and everything. In this edition: the future of Walt Disney World’s Epcot is big and bold, but is it true to the spirit of the park?) Nostalgia is the currency of the Walt Disney Company, and it was on full […]

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30 Aug

‘Better Call Saul’ Season Season 5 is “Shattering In Every Direction”

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Things are going to get even more emotionally devastating on Better Call Saul season 5. The Breaking Bad prequel has been slowly ratcheting up the tension, with each season bringing more and more shocking moments as Jimmy McGill transforms into Saul Goodman. Season 4 ended with perhaps the most jaw-dropping story development yet, but according to star […]

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30 Aug

‘Death of a Vlogger’ Review: ‘Paranormal Activity’ for the YouTube Generation [FrightFest 2019]

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Though not nearly as omnipresent as it was during the heyday of The Blair Witch Project, [REC] and the Paranormal Activity franchise, the found-footage sub-genre has never gone away. After all, it allows filmmakers without a huge budget to be inventive and go nuts with a high-concept horror movie. But like the zombie genre, there are […]

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30 Aug

‘Cobra Kai’ Season 1 is Now Available to Stream For Free on YouTube

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Have you been curious about checking out Cobra Kai after months of hearing your one YouTube Premium subscriber friend wax poetic about it? Well, you’re in luck because the first season of the acclaimed The Karate Kid follow-up is now streaming for free on YouTube. But it’s for a limited time only. For a limited time, the […]

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30 Aug

‘Ready or Not’ is a Modern Horror Movie With a Strong Debt to Classic Hollywood

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(Welcome to Classically Contemporary, a series where we explore the ways in which new releases echo classic Hollywood or how classic Hollywood continues to influence modern filmmaking.) It’s been awhile since I’ve seen a movie whose classic film influences were so prominent and varied (the last one would probably be A Simple Favor). That’s not to […]

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30 Aug

‘The I-Land’ Trailer: ‘Lost’ Meets the Fyre Festival In Netflix’s New Show

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A few days ago, Netflix released a teaser for their new show The I-Land that gave off serious Lost vibes. Now a full trailer is here, and those Lost reminders aren’t going anywhere. Throw in some The Purge, some The Most Dangerous Game, and even a little Fyre Festival, and you’ve got yourself a show that looks…kind of silly. But […]

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30 Aug

‘Ms. Marvel’ and ‘She-Hulk’ Make It Clear: The Future of the MCU is Female

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One of the privileges of being involved in entertainment is watching franchises you love grow in real time. That privilege can also be extremely frustrating from time to time. All forms of media are gradually learning how to depict strong, well-rounded female characters in their properties. The Marvel Cinematic Universe, and the comics that inspire […]

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30 Aug

‘Godzilla: King of the Monsters’ Honest Trailer: They Might Be Overcompensating for Something

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Pretty much everyone thought the 2016 reboot of Godzilla simply didn’t have enough of the giant, radioactive lizard for a movie that bears only his name as the title. But Godzilla: King of the Monsters probably didn’t need to overcompensate this much in order to make up for it. As the Godzilla: King of the […]

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30 Aug

‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ Trailer: Welcome to the Day After Judgement Day

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A new Terminator: Dark Fate trailer is here, and one thing’s for sure: it’s a lot better than the first trailer we got. There’s plenty of dark, violent action in every frame of this trailer. There’s also plenty of Linda Hamilton‘s Sarah Connor being pretty badass. Will that be enough to draw in audiences? Can the lopsided Terminator […]

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