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.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Black Panther’ Roars to Record Number One
In one weekend, ‘Black Panther’ has made more money than ‘Thor’ did in its entire run in theaters.
‘Incredibles 2’ Sneak Peek: Parenting Is a Heroic Act
Watch the first full look at this summer’s big Pixar sequel. (Jack Jack!)
Weekend Box Office: ‘Fifty Shades’ Whips the Competition
The ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ franchise has now grossed more than $1 billion worldwide.
‘Bill & Ted 3’ Has an Official Title and Plot Synopsis
This whole thing sounds excellent. The fact that they haven’t made this thing yet is totally bogus.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Jumanji’ Ain’t Playing Around
The long-awaited sequel is now one of the biggest hits of 2017, passing both Thor and Justice League.
Movie Theater Attendance in 2017 Was the Worst in 24 Years
A lot of people are Netflix and chilling, I guess.
Disney Buys Fox in Deal That Reshapes Pop Culture
After numerous reports, Disney has finally acquired most of 20th Century Fox in a deal that will massively reshape the entertainment industry.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Coco’ Wins Again
With few new movies in theaters, Pixar’s latest animated hit dominated again.
Cinemark Announces Its Own Monthly Subscription Service to Compete With MoviePass
Hoping to compete with MoviePass, the theater chain will over a $9 a month plan that gives customers one ticket, but other discounts and perks.
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.
Regal Cinemas Will Try Charging More for Hits and Less for Flops
Regal announced this week that they’re bringing “dynamic pricing” to certain theaters in 2018.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Geostorm’ Gets Blown Away By Tyler Perry
The big new disaster movie was indeed a disaster in theaters; Tyler Perry’s latest comedy held the top spot on the box office chart.