It may be called Creed, but make no mistake: This is a Rocky movie. This next-gen legacyquel stars Michael B. Jordan as Adonis Johnson Creed, the illegitimate son of Rocky’s late rival and friend Apollo Creed, who decides to follow in his dancing footsteps and become a professional boxer. He heads to Philadelphia and finds former champ Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone) running his restaurant Adrian’s, then convinces him to come out of retirement and help train him for a championship match.
In the tradition of ScreenCrush series like You Think You Know Movies and You Think You Know TV comes a brand 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).
There’s a few things you can expect in almost every Wes Craven movie. Definitely some scares, and also plenty of screams. In tribute to the horror director, who passed away over the weekend at the age of 76 after a battle with brain cancer, the video team here at ScreenCrush put together this tribute; the only one that felt appropriate for a man and a filmmaker like Craven: A supercut sampling of just a few of his characters’ many (many) screams.
ScreenCrush’s WookieLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything 'Star Wars'! From 'Episode 7,' to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, look ahead in to the next year of ‘Star Wars,’ ponder Aaron Paul joining the universe, and preview Frank Oz’s role on ‘Star Wars Rebels.’
In 'Sex Tape,' Jason Segel and Cameron Diaz play a married couple who accidentally load a sex tape to their cloud, which results in the couple having to collect all of the iPads they gave out as gifts in order to save embarrassment. Anyway, this could never happen. But, hey, it's a movie, and movie sometimes have to stretch reality in order to be entertaining and interesting -- which 'Sex Tape' didn't accomplish either.
There's something really special about that moment when a great song combines with a great film to create movie magic. But how can you, humble movie fan, combine your love of music and movies in real life? Karaoke! If you're anything like us, you love movies, you love music, and you love karaoke (or at least allow your friends to rope you into it on occasion). So let us help you proudly wave that movie nerd flag with our guide to some of the best karaoke songs from movie soundtracks, sure to impress your friends and bring the roof down at your next karaoke gathering.
It seems like most movies nowadays transcend the preset genres of action, horror, sci-fi and the like. Even the upcoming 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier,' which is obviously shelved in the superhero movie category, is being pegged as "a political thriller masquerading as a big superhero movie." If you're a fan of these so-called "genre benders," SnagFilms has you covered.
There are so many different ways to watch movies online, it's hard to parse what exactly you should be watching. Well, that's where we come in. We partnered with SnagFilms on a ScreenCrush Collection, a curated list of movies from your friendly neighborhood ScreenCrush editors. And, the best part? You watch all the films for free.
The 2013 summer movie season starts early this year with Tom Cruise's sci-fi epic 'Oblivion,' which is now playing in theaters and IMAX!
It was inevitable that Shane would have to die. For those who had read 'The Walking Dead' comics, we all knew Shane had died much earlier in the series on paper, and with the show making him increasingly erratic and more hard-hearted, it had to...