Entertainment

A casual look at the last year of superhero films reveals that the genre is in desperate need of revitalization. Outside of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 and Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, it was the weakest year for the genre since the first Avengers took the box office by storm. From The Flash, Ant-Man […] The post Why We Need More Black Superheroes On The Big Screen appeared first on NewsOne.

After three hit movies, the “Transformers” franchise is doing a complete overhaul with the cast of characters in the film. Well, let me clarify. There is a complete overhaul in the cast of humans in the film. All of your favorite machines like Optimus Prime and Bumblebee will return. However, Shia LeBouf is out and […]

After a less than stellar movie debut in 2012’s “Battleship,” Rihanna is taking a second chance at box office success with the Dreamworks animated movie “Home.”   Based on the best-selling children’s book “The True Meaning of Smekday,” Rih-Rih will voice Tip, a plucky and resourceful teen who manages to escape an alien invasion by the Boov, who relocate […]

Movies

This weekend promises to be the clash of the summer blockbusters.  After raking in $1 billion at the box office, The Avengers gets some competition with the sci-fi spectacle, Battleship.  Based on the Milton Bradley board game, Battleship is a war of the worlds between the U.S. Navy and an alien race, The Regents, out […]

Ridley Scott returns to the sci-fold with the highly anticipated Alien prequel Prometheus. Although the plot  of the film was initially shrouded in secrecy, an official synopsis was recently posted by the studio (20th Century Fox): Ridley Scott, director of “Alien” and “Blade Runner,” returns to the genre he helped define. With PROMETHEUS, he creates […]

Gearing up for its  theatrical debut in the US, Sony Pictures,has unveiled a brand new trailer for the aliens-attack-the-hood movie, Attack The Block, cut specifically for North American audiences. This version reveals even more of the film than previous trailers have. And if that isn’t enough they’ve also released  a new clip of one of […]

Tomorrow will see the nationwide release of one of this summer’s most anticipated movies – J.J. Abrams’ alleged homage to Steven Spielberg of old, Super 8. The film centers on a group of white kids in a small Ohio town in the 1970s whose adventures into film-making with their Super 8mm camera are interrupted by […]

Remember when you were a teenager and had long, late-night talks with friends in between viewings of ‘Predator,’ ‘Gremlins,’ ‘The Monster Squad,’ or any number of other classic sci-fi/horror/action hybrids, wondering what you would do if aliens, monsters or demons ever invaded your neighborhood? Remember how you debated on end about what weapons you would […]