Christopher Campbell

Christopher began writing film criticism and covering film festivals for a zine called 'Read,' back when a zine could actually get you Sundance press credentials.

Franchise Association Could Have Benefitted ‘The Curse of La Llorona’

Not that Warner Bros. has any reason to complain about the horror movie's box office success.

Could ‘Toy Story 4’ Bring Animation Into the Legacy Sequel Fold?

Forky is the googly-eyed face of the future for the 'Toy Story' franchise, but what might that mean for Woody…

The Legacy of Terrence Malick’s ‘Badlands’

The movies, music, books, and other things we wouldn't have if not for Terrence Malick's debut.

Wish Fulfillments Win While Beasts Bomb at the Box Office

'Little' and 'After' slightly overperformed while 'Hellboy' and 'Missing Link' were total flops.

The Continued Calamity of Animated Westerns

Almost all of the major animation studios have attempted Westerns, and all of them have either been flops or are…

The Influence of ‘Big’

'Shazam!' and 'Little' aren't the first things spawned from the 1988 Tom Hanks comedy, and they're likely not the last.

‘Shazam’ Gives DCEU Its Smallest Opening (and That’s Okay)

The former Captain Marvel didn't have a super-big debut, but like its onscreen hero, it should eventually take flight.

Watch ‘Shazam!’ Then Watch These Movies

We recommend 12 movies to watch after you see the latest installment of the DC Extended Universe.

The Movies Influenced by ‘The Red Shoes’

We highlight eight movies that came on the heels of the Powell and Pressburger classic.

Operation ‘Dumbo’ Flop

Disney's latest live-action remake underperformed in its opening weekend.