Author: Matthew Monagle

Matthew is a columnist for Film School Rejects and the host of After the Credits, a weekly review podcast. He is also the Weekend News Editor for ScreenCrush.

Film Criticism Matters (So Stop Being So Damn Defensive)

If film criticism is to evolve, then critics need to stop treating every frustrated filmmaker…

J.A. Bayona on the Influence of Steven Spielberg and the Joy of Michael Crichton

The director of 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' tells us about his love for the franchise's…

E3 Just Launched a Decade’s Worth of Unfulfilling Hollywood Production Rumors

This year's Electronic Entertainment Expo is a burial ground for big-budget video game adaptations that…

After the Credits: ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’

Whether or not 'Solo' has actually stalled the 'Star Wars' universe, it certainly underwhelmed everyone…

When It Comes To Classic Horror Films, Is It Better to Remake or Re-Canon?

Two high-profile horror adaptations get their first trailers this week. Will 'Suspiria' or 'Halloween' be…

After the Credits: ‘Deadpool 2’

Did way more money mean way more problems for 20th Century Fox's foul-mouthed superhero?

Expect To See the Cast of ‘The Terror’ Pretty Much Everywhere

Like 'Band of Brothers' before it, 'The Terror' promises to be one of the defining…

Blumhouse Productions Is Quietly Bringing Diversity Behind the Camera

While other studios discuss the importance of working with filmmakers of color, Blumhouse is the…

Remembering Perry King, the Other, Other Han Solo

Alden Ehrenreich may indeed have big boots to fill in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story,'…

‘Deadpool 2’ Needed Less Punchlines and More Jokes

When it comes to quippy one-liners, the 'Deadpool' franchise could stand to learn a few…