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: ‘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.
Harvey Weinstein Attacked at Restaurant
A drunken patron allegedly swung at Weinstein after he refused to take a picture with him.
Is the Video Store Making a Comeback? The Alamo Drafthouse Thinks So
The Alamo Drafthouse theater chain is adding a video store to one of its theaters. The new store will even rent out old VHS tapes and players.
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.
New on Netflix: January 2018
From ‘Willy Wonka’ to ‘Cars 3,’ here’s everything headed to Netflix next month for your streaming pleasure
Weekend Box Office: ‘Coco’ Wins Again
With few new movies in theaters, Pixar’s latest animated hit dominated again.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Coco’ Is Hot in Theaters
Pixar’s latest animated feature dominated the weekend box office over the long Thanksgiving holiday.
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.
Weekend Box Office: ‘Blade Runner 2049’s Replicates Original Film’s Financial Struggles
Audiences didn’t flock to the sequel to Ridley Scott’s cult sci-fi classic. It performed well below expectations.