What is your favorite Lord of the Rings memory?

Image: Warner Bros. Pictures/New Line Cinema Next week, Amazon will finally launch its flagship fall series, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. It’s a show that’s been in development for a while, and Amazon spent a frankly absurd amount money to both get the rights to do the show and do it … Read more

Going to the movies near you: $3 movie tickets for one day

NEW YORK (AP) — For one day, movie tickets will cost just $3 at the vast majority of U.S. theaters as part of a new “National Movie Day” to entice moviegoers during a quiet time at the box- office. The Cinema Foundation, a nonprofit arm of the National Association of Theater Owners, announced Sept. 3 … Read more

Potential Fantastic Four Director Matt Shakman Drops Star Trek Movie

Matt ShakmanPhoto: Rich Fury (Getty Images) Disney seems to have screwed up Paramount’s ill-fated efforts to get another one once again. star trek movies done, like THR reports that director Matt Shakman, who is would be in talks to assume the The Fantastic Four movie for Disney’s Marvel Studios-has just fell to lead one of … Read more

Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. on Larry King Live

With every new remake movie debuting in theaters and winning [false] praise or miserable reviews, there’s one more that I’m happy to report is solid and avoided a remake [fail]: Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby. We, Jalopnik, celebrated the movie’s sweet 16th anniversary with a little tribute (and I had a little existential … Read more

What’s new on Prime Video in September 2022

Amazon has spent years chasing the major water cooler hit that would justify Prime Video’s existence, and yet despite some strong performance (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Boys, The Wheel of Time)he never managed to launch his own pop culture stranger things-level blow. When does The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power premiere? … Read more

On ‘Funny Pages’, his comedy classic

It’s rare, but there are times when a movie feels “special” from the first frame. funny pages is one of those movies, it almost immediately becomes apparent that it depicts a different place, with different people, in a way unlike anything we’ve seen before. For people like me who watch a lot of movies, that … Read more

The folks at Warner Bros. held secret Batgirl “funeral screenings”

Leslie GracePhoto: Matt Winkelmeyer (Getty Images) It’s approximately accepted the wisdom at this point that those of us in the mainstream – at least, outside of the single test screening that would have helped seal the film loss-will probably never see HBO Max firm bat girl. On the one hand, while the film was reported … Read more

A poetic celebration of cinema

Rejoice! As our patron saint Nicole Kidman predicted, movies are magical, and the trailer for Empire of Light testifies to this eternal truth. Sam Mendes’ first movie after 1917 features a dream cast, a celebratory cinematic vibe, the stunning visuals of Roger Deakins, and a presumably flawless soundscape from Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. You … Read more

‘Slumberland’ Teaser Lets Jason Momoa Be a Big Boy

Letting Jason Momoa get lost in a kid’s movie seems like a given, so it’s crazy that it’s taken so far for someone to finally realize it. In the first teaser of Slumberland, Momoa plays horned outlaw Flip who helps a young girl (Marlow Barkley) navigate a world of dreams to find her late father. … Read more

Shudder Counts Down The 101 Scariest Horror Movie Moments Of All Time

It’s not even September yet, but it’s never too early to start thinking about Halloween. Sweets, costumes (Max de stranger things is to Halloween 2022 what the Joker was to Halloween 2008), and horror movie marathons. If you’re looking for some inspiration, Shudder has released the trailer for The 101 Scariest Horror Movie Moments of … Read more