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: ‘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.
Weekend Box Office: Killer Clowns, Super Spies, and Tom Cruise Oh My!
Audiences were split on ‘American Made,’ ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle,’ and ‘It.’
Bill Clinton’s Upcoming Novel ‘The President Is Missing’ Headed to Showtime
‘The President Is Missing,’ due in stores in June 2018, will become a series for the cable TV network
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.
George Romero, Director of ‘Night of the Living Dead,’ Dies at 77
The inventor of the zombie film genre was 77 years old.
‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Review: Apes. Finale. Strong.
There is a sinister circular logic to the Planet of the Apes series. Characters journey to the stars and wind up … back on Earth. They travel back in time … and directly cause the events that lead to the rise of their dystopian future. Even as War for the Planet of the Apes concludes t…
2017 Was the Worst Memorial Day Weekend Box Office Since 1999
Memorial Day is the official start of summer, but in Movieland, summer starts well before, in early May or even sooner. (I generally say there four season on the calendar but only two seasons for movies: Summer and Awards.) Still, Memorial Day is still supposed to be a big deal in movie theaters; ki…