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 Best Movies of 2017
Our film critic names the ten best movies of the year. How many of your favorites made the cut?
Lando Calrissian Isn’t in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’
Director Rian Johnson says those looking for a Lando fix will have to wait for the Han Solo movie next year.
The Old Star Wars Ride Is Giving People a Sneak Preview of Disney’s New Star Wars Land
Disneyland and Disney World visitors on the old Star Wars ride can get a sneak preview of the new Star Wars Land starting today.
Watch Sean Spicer’s Surprise Emmy Cameo Spoofing Melissa McCarthy’s Spoof of Him
Melissa McCarthy won an Emmy this year for outstanding guest actress in a comedy series, and she couldn’t have done it without a major assist from Sean Spicer, the former White House Press Secretary for President Donald Trump. McCarthy spoofed Spicer and his bizarrely confrontational press br…
The ‘Bad Moms Christmas’ Red-Band Trailer Is More Naughty Than Nice
The Bad Moms are back, and this time their moms are along for the fun. Check out the trailer to the big comedy hit.
2017 Was the Worst Summer at the Box Office in Over a Decade
You have to go back to 2006 to find a year with so many flops and so much disappointment at movie theaters.
Watch ‘The Lion King’ Come to Life in Rare Behind-the-Scenes Videos
See how an animated classic is created in these in rare glimpses into the development and recording of ‘The Lion King.’
’80s Classic ‘Heathers’ Heads to TV With First Trailer
According to Wikipedia (which is never wrong), the idea of a Heathers TV show, based on the 1988 high-school hit, was first announced way back in the summer of 2009. ScreenCrush’s first article about Heathers on TV came in 2012, when Bravo announced they were working on their own television s…
Watch the Debut of the New Kermit the Frog
Matt Vogel made his first appearance as the beloved Muppet in a new YouTube video - plus compare his voice to the previous Kermits.
Is This the Final ‘Guardians of the Galaxy‘ Easter Egg?
Somewhere out there in the deepest darkest recesses of the galaxy, there is a Guardians of the Galaxy Easter egg so hidden and obscure that supposedly no one has found it. Since the first Guardians opened in 2014, James Gunn has touted the existence of this hidden Easter egg on social media, and eve…
2017: The Year Summer Movies Got Good Again
Why was this summer so much better than last summer? Let’s investigate.
Netflix Is In Discussions With Disney to Keep Streaming Star Wars and Marvel
Disney sent shockwaves through the world of streaming media earlier this week when it announced the company was ending its agreement with Netflix in 2019 in order to start its own competitive streaming movie and TV service. So some kind of “Dizflix” is coming, a…