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.
The Scariest Movies That Aren’t Horror Movies
Ten films that are way more disturbing than anything that would show up in the horror section of a store or streaming site.
Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, the Ultimate Pro Wrestling Manager, Dies at 73
Heenan is arguably the pro wrestling greatest manager who ever lived. He died after a long battle with throat cancer.
‘It’ Will Get a Longer Director’s Cut on Blu-ray
The extended version of the film will feature 15 minutes of footage cut from the original theatrical cut.
Why Ric Flair Matters
Our tribute to one of the greatest pro wrestlers of all time, the Nature Boy. Get well soon, Ric!
Daughter of Jim Henson Says Recasting Kermit the Frog Was ‘Long Overdue’
Cheryl Henson, president of the Jim Henson Foundation, called Kermit the Frog puppeteer Steve Whitmire’s version of his firing “ridiculously self serving.”
Why Was Kermit the Frog’s Puppeteer Fired? There Are Multiple Stories
Steve Whitmire played Kermit the Frog for almost 30 years following the death of Jim Henson. Why was he let go now?
Watch the Bat-Signal Light Up Los Angeles in Tribute to Adam West
In the most fitting tribute imaginable, the Bat-Signal lit up the skies of Los Angeles last night, in honor of the late Adam West, the first Batman of television, and one of the most beloved versions of the iconic Dark Knight (or the “Bright Knight,” as West liked to describe his more …
‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Shooting Suspended After Allegations of Misconduct on Set
Well that was a very fast final rose.
Disney’s Star Wars Land Will Include ‘Real’ Lightsabers
Walt Disney World and Disneyland already have a few Star Wars-based attractions, including the Star Wars Launch Bay, where you can interact with characters from the movies like BB-8, and Star Tours: The Adventure Continues, a simulator ride that brings guests on a journey at lightspeed through vario…
A New Rule Will Prevent Multi-Part Documentaries Like ‘O.J.: Made in America’ From Winning…
This year’s Oscar winner for Best Documentary Feature was O.J.: Made in America, Ezra Edelman’s epic examination of O.J. Simpson’s life, career, and the murder trial that captivated the American imagination. It was a truly remarkable achievement in non-fiction filmmaking; not ju…