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‘Search Party’ and the Long Journey to Make T.J. Miller and Thomas Middleditch’s Action-Comedy

by Nick Romano May 9, 2016 @ 1:05 PM
Focus Features
Before T.J. Miller appeared in Transformers: Age of Extinction, before he joined Thomas Middleditch on HBO’s Silicon Valley, he sat in a trailer on the set of Search Party sipping Coronas and riffing about that time he...

The Top Five Spider-Man Movies That Were Never Made

by Matt Singer May 3, 2016 @ 8:20 AM
In the tradition of ScreenCrush series like You Think You Know Movies and You Think You Know TV comes a new YouTube series: Top Five! Each week (or so; we’ve got a lot of other stuff going on), ScreenCrush editor and critic Matt Singer will count down a particular topic from the world of movies (and probably write these introductory posts in the third person).

Why the ‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer Is the Most ‘Disliked’ Movie Trailer in YouTube History

by Mike Sampson April 29, 2016 @ 11:45 AM
Sony / Empire
The first trailer for Paul Feig’s female-led Ghostbusters remake arrived in March of this year and the reaction was almost immediately disappointing. Even among those, like us, who are excited for the Melissa McCarthy and...

About That Time Tobey Maguire Got Fired From Spider-Man and Was Replaced by Jake Gyllenhaal

by Mike Sampson April 29, 2016 @ 10:31 AM
Sony Pictures/Getty Images
It’s 2003. Tobey Maguire’s Spider-Man has just become the biggest movie of the year, grossing over $400 million (at the time, one of only four films to achieve that feat). Maguire had just wrapped filming on Seabiscuit, a prestige film that would go...

New DVD and Blu-ray Releases: May 2016

by Britt Hayes April 24, 2016 @ 2:58 PM
20th Century Fox
Sure, you have plenty of movie options in theaters next month, with Captain America: Civil War, X-Men: Apocalypse and everything in between (High-Rise. Go see High-Rise), but if you're looking to stay home there's lots of new stuff for you to check out. Whether you're looking to rent or add to your collection, read on for our guide to the new DVD and Blu-ray releases arriving in May.

New Amazon Prime Instant Video Releases: May 2016

by Britt Hayes April 20, 2016 @ 8:48 PM
This week Amazon launched its standalone Instant Video streaming plan (a whole dollar cheaper than Netflix's monthly fee), which should entice those of you who put off by Amazon Prime's annual fees. If you need further convincing, there's plenty of great new content coming to the service next month, like HBO favorites Mr. Show With Bob and David and Boardwalk Empire, and lots of films both old and new. Read on for our guide to what's hitting Amazon Prime Instant Video in May.

New Movie Releases: May 2016

by Britt Hayes April 19, 2016 @ 7:04 PM
By now you have the release date for Captain America: Civil War tattooed on your brain, but — shocker! — there are other movies hitting theaters next month, believe it or not. In addition to Marvel's latest, we also have a new film from Shane Black, the sequel to Neighbors and, lest you forget, X-Men: Apocalypse. There's plenty more in our guide to May's new movie releases.