James Cameron admits Jack could have survived Titanic

James CameronPhoto: Chung Sung-Jun (Getty Images) Ok Titanic fans, YouTube video essayists, and “Let’s debate this topic” Hinge prompt users everywhere: it’s time to put this one to rest once and for all. From the mouth of James Cameron himself, Jack could have maybe, possibly survived his watery grave at the end of Titanic. But … Read more

The Flash, Ant-Man, and Dom Toretto all headed to this year’s Super Bowl

If you’re like most Americans, you only really watch the Super Bowl these days so that you can tell people you only watch it for the commercials; if so (and you’re in the mood for blockbuster filmage), you’re in for good news this month, as there are apparently going to be some pretty major trailers … Read more

All the newly announced DC projects coming to TV and film

Booster Gold (Hi-Fi/DC Comics), Superman (Jim Lee/DC Comics), Damian Wayne (Frank Quitely/DC Comics)Graphic: The A.V. Club When Warner Bros. tapped James Gunn and Peter Safran to run DC Studios, we expected they’d draw a new roadmap for the turbulent comics-to-film universe. Now that they’ve revealed plans for their upcoming projects, we have our first sense … Read more

Showtime gets its HBO on, removes shows from its platforms

Kyle Chandler, Uma Thurman, and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the Showtime original series Super Pumped, which will soon be removed from its exclusive home at ShowtimePhoto: Elizabeth Morris (Showtime) Following in the grand tradition of HBO Max, Showtime will begin removing Showtime-exclusive content from its streaming platform and Paramount+. The network is starting with short-lived originals, … Read more

Oscar voters have hot takes about Andrea Riseborough’s nomination

Andrea RiseboroughPhoto: Roy Rochlin/Getty Images for Netflix The big story this Oscars Season isn’t “why did Nope get snubbed when it was so good?” or “will anyone be brave enough to stand up and say that Top Gun: Maverick was a little paint-by-numbers?”, it’s actually: Was it against the Academy rules for Andrea Riseborough to … Read more

James Gunn to launch DC Universe “from scratch”

James Gunn, Dave BautistaPhoto: Alberto E. Rodriguez (Getty Images) With the DC Universe falling apart one controversy at a time, there’s never been a better opening for James Gunn and fellow DC boss Peter Safran to shake things up. Everyone is waiting to see what Gunn does with the reins. Fans are proposing theories; congressmen … Read more

Way Of Water cruises past Force Awakens to become 4th biggest movie of all time

Avatar: The Way Of WaterPhoto: 20th Century Studios James Cameron’s Avatar franchise creeps every closer to total domination of the planetary box office today, as Variety reports that Avatar: The Way Of Water has just passed Star Wars: The Force Awakens—the highest-grossing film in that particular franchise—in the all-time box office gross rankings. That puts … Read more

The Academy is now “conducting a review” of Andrea Riseborough’s To Leslie nomination

Andrea RiseboroughPhoto: Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage (Getty Images) The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences released a statement this afternoon, revealing that it was “conducting a review of the campaign procedures around this year’s nominees, to ensure that no guidelines were violated, and to inform us whether changes to the guidelines may be needed in … Read more

The Way Of Water surpasses Infinity War box office

James CameronPhoto: Kevin Winter (Getty Images) Yeah, yeah, never bet against James Cameron, we get it! All the Avatar skeptics are eating their words today, as they likely have been since the film’s first rave reviews started rolling in. Cameron may not have nabbed a Best Director nomination from the Academy for Avatar: The Way … Read more

Taylor Swift shares seductive “Lavender Haze” music video

Taylor Swift in “Lavender Haze”Screenshot: Taylor Swift/YouTube In the “Anti-Hero” music video, Taylor Swift poked fun at her fans for looking for Easter eggs everywhere (and at herself for leaving them). In the “Bejeweled” video, she crammed every scene full of them. The new “Lavender Haze” video falls somewhere in the middle, mostly existing behind … Read more