Matt Singer is the editor and 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. A member of the New York Film Critics Circle, 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. His first book, Marvel’s Spider-Man: From Amazing to Spectacular, is on sale now.
The 25 Most Important Sex Scenes in Film History
Boiling down 125 years to 25 steamy scenes.
‘Snake Outta Compton’ Trailer: This Is Clearly the Best Film of My Lifetime
A snake gets mutated, grows big, and eats people in this ridiculous looking trailer for a new horror comedy.
‘Stranger Things‘ Recap: What You Need to Know Before You Watch Season 2
Want to jump right into the new season of ‘Stranger Things’ without watching the first? Need a refresher about what happened last year? We’ve got you covered.
‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Contestants Must Now Get Approval Before Having Sex
Bachelor in Paradise is shooting right now. And, at least so far, there have been no additional shutdowns or interruptions following the controversy and production stoppage after allegations of misconduct on the set of the show. The show’s executives ultimately determined no misconduct took p…
The Characters From ‘Cars 2’ Aren’t Featured in ‘Cars 3’
Last month, I had the opportunity to travel to Emeryville, California to screen footage from Pixar’s Cars 3, at the company’s headquarters and studio. At these sorts of advanced screenings it’s made clear from the start that you’re not seeing the entire movie, only select…
Today Is the 20th Anniversary of ‘Space Jam’ Being a Terrible Movie
If you asked me to pick the worst scene in Space Jam, I would say “All of them,” because technically that is the correct answer.
‘Mascots’ Trailer: The Masters of the Mockumentary Are Back
Our 2016 fall movie preview focused entirely on theatrical movies, with one crucial exception. We couldn’t leave out Mascots, the new movie from Christopher Guest. It may be debuting on Netflix instead of in movie theaters around the country, but it’s easily one of our most anticipated…
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Review: The Saga Continues…
The original Star Wars was driven by nostalgia for pulp magazines, Saturday-morning serials, and a simpler era with clear-cut heroes and villains. The new Star Wars is driven by nostalgia for the original Star Wars, and a simpler era when that title evoked words like “adventure” and …
‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ Trailer: The End Is Nigh for Marvel’s Mutants
I’m an old enough nerd to remember when the first X-Men movie came out in theaters. At that time, comic books were not the number one driver of all things in popular culture. Bryan Singer’s X-Men certainly featured all the comic’s beloved heroes and villains, but there did seem …