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Wyatt Russell Carves Out His Own Legacy

He affirms that exuberant, good-natured entertainment need not come at the price of depth and acumen. Read More

‘Dune’ Was a Dream for Timothée Chalamet and His Hair

Denis Villeneuve and Timothée Chalamet discuss working together on the sci-fi epic. Read More

The Real Story Behind ‘Moneyball’

And what came next: criticism of the way the movie depicts the real events and ignores many details. Read More

Pore Than Meets the Eye: Why It’s So Hard to Make CGI Skin Look Real

Looks like the uncanny valley was only ... skin deep. Read More

The ‘Hawkeye’ Trailer Reveals Marvel’s Two Opposing Adaptation Processes

We dig into the 'Hawkeye' trailer, celebrate its many comic book references, and consider how it chooses to adapt its… Read More

‘Dune’ Terminology 101: An Essential Glossary for the Uninitiated

Prepare for Denis Villeneuve's new movie adaptation with this handy vocab lesson. Read More

In Praise of Rhetorical Questions: The Secret to an Iconic Movie Quote

Want to know why rhetorical questions stick in our heads? Well, do you, punk? Read More

A Giant Turkey Lands as Our Pick of the Week

Plus 7 more new releases to watch at home this week on Blu-ray/DVD! Read More

Sion Sono Leaves Japan Behind with ‘Prisoners of the Ghostland’

We chat with the director about his magical relationship with Nicolas Cage and why Western audiences prefer his movies. Read More