News

Yes, we also cover plenty of movie and TV industry news. But we always try to infuse our news aggregation with insightful commentary, unique perspective, and the same irreverent spirit that has made FSR the publication it is today.

Presently, we are the host to several excellent recurring columns that cover current events:

Browse the latest news below

The Black Stallion movie theater scene

If They Can Survive the Pandemic, Movie Theaters Might Be Here to Stay

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Reports of the death of movie theaters have been greatly exagerated.

Return Of the Jedi Score

What It Means for ‘Return of the Jedi’ to Be in the National Film Registry

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The Library of Congress now recognizes all three parts of the original ‘Star Wars’ trilogy for their historical significance. But Lucasfilm has never offered them prints of the original theatrical versions.

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Even the ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ Box Office is Nostalgic for the Original

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We compare the debut of the new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie to others in the franchise and consider the potential for a sequel.

My Heroes Academia World Heroes Mission

‘My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission’ Topped the Weekend Box Office for New Releases

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‘Last Night in Soho’ and ‘Antlers’ fell short in a generally disappointing weekend at the box office for horror movies, while Joanna Hogg’s sequel ‘The Souvenir: Part II’ was a hit in limited release.

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‘Dune’ is a Big Enough Box Office Hit to Warrant a ‘Dune: Part Two’ Greenlight

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The new movie gave Denis Villeneuve his biggest opening ever, and it has proven to be a great financial success for Warner Bros. as well.

Halloween Kills Trailer Michael Myers

‘Halloween Kills’ is the Biggest Horror Movie of the Year

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Meanwhile, Ridley Scott had the worst debut of his directorial career with ‘The Last Duel.’

No Time to Die James Bond

‘No Time to Die’ Underperforms in Lowest Opening for Daniel Craig’s James Bond

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The new 007 film proves it’s no time to die at the box office, but it’s still not time to live your best life.

Tick Tick Boom True Story

The Real Story Behind ‘tick, tick … BOOM!’

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Andrew Garfield stars in the musical directed by Lin-Manuel Miranda.

Venom Let There Be Carnage

‘Venom: Let There Be Carnage’ Had the Best Opening Since ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’

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Not only did the sequel have the best opening-weekend attendance of the last two years, but it also out-performed the first Venom.