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Patton Oswalt Unveils ‘Minor Threats’ Spinoff Comic ‘Barfly’

With their comic Minor Threats, actor and comedian Patton Oswalt and TV writer Jordan Blum found unexpected success with their title focused on the travails of underappreciated and overlooked D-list villains. Now, a background character in the comic that is about background villains is getting his moment in the spotlight. From the World of Minor Threats: Barfly teams up the duo, who created Hulu’s stop-motion Marvel series M.O.D.O.K., with comics author Kyle Starks and artist Ryan Browne, the…

Ernie Hudson Saying He Didn’t Feel Like A Part Of The Original Ghostbusters Is Heartbreaking, Even If He Says He’s…

Ghostbusters is an all-time great movie. One of the best movies of the ‘80s, and one of the best comedies of all time. The characters and the actors are truly great, and if any piece of it had been missing, it might not have been the movie that it was. So it’s hard to hear that for a long time, Ernie Hudson didn’t feel like he was part of the Ghostbusters, though things are better now.Ernie Hudson has spoken before about the frustration he felt making the original Ghostbusters. While his character was part of the team,…

I Thought Road House Director Doug Liman’s Comments About The Movie Not Getting A Theatrical Release Were A Bit Much, But Then I Saw…

There is perhaps no story that better explains where the movie industry is at in 2024 than all the Road House drama. In short, the film’s director, Doug Liman, was so outraged about MGM/ Amazon’s decision to drop the movie directly on streaming that he boycotted the SXSW premiere and released an open letter unleashing his anger. I thought it was a bit dramatic when it happened back in February, but then I saw Road House at a critics screening earlier this week, and I’m now overwhelmed by so many thoughts.Road House is a…

‘Didn’t Stop Crying For Days’: Karen Gillan Has Seen Mike Flanagan’s New Stephen King Movie, And Her Reaction Has My…

Are you excited for Mike Flanagan’s The Life Of Chuck yet? The movie is the third Stephen King adaptation from the filmmaker, and he has assembled a phenomenal cast to bring to life one of the author’s best recent novellas. There’s a lot to be hyped about with the project, and star Karen Gillan’s recent comments about the film only further raises expectations.That’s just one story featured in this latest edition of The King Beat – alongside a bit from my interview with Late Night With The Devil star David Dastmalchian…

Jake Gyllenhaal Did Try On The Batsuit When He Was Up For Batman, But I Was Shook To Hear He Was Up Against Ewan McGregor And Heath Ledger…

Hollywood is truly a small world. You never know which actors competed against each other to play some of the most iconic movie characters. But every time I learn something new, like that Jason Statham was wanted to play Thomas Shelby in Peaky Blinders instead of Cillian Murphy or that Sebastian Stan wanted the Captain America role, I’m totally flabbergasted. Now, I’m shocked once again after Road House actor Jake Gyllenhaal talked about a few movies he was being considered for with stiff competition, including The Dark…

See The Awesome Behind-The-Scenes Reaction When The Audience Realizes Ryan Gosling Is About To Perform ‘I’m Just Ken’ At…

You can’t deny that Ryan Gosling’s performance of “I’m Just Ken” was the highlight the 2024 Oscars. The Barbie actor really went all out with his impressive vocal stylings as well as the eye-popping choreography behind him. If you thought Barbie fans had all of the feels when they heard Gosling would perform at the Oscars, the hype was there just as much for Oscar attendees shown in this awesome behind-the-scenes video.As questions were raised if Ryan Gosling would perform “I’m Just Ken” at the Oscars, it was the stuff…

Alien: Romulus Director Explains Why New Horror Sequel Won’t Mess With The Official Timeline

This week we saw the first Alien: Romulus trailer and the new film from director Fede Alverez looks to be exactly what fans of the original sci-fi horror classic are hoping for. While the movie is set after the original Alien, before Aliens, the director promises the new movie won’t mess with the franchise, as he says he took great care to make sure the new movie didn't upset the series.Alien and Aliens are two of the best science fiction movies of all time, and that means there are a lot of fans who are both excited and…

Watch Showgirls’ Elizabeth Berkley Get Emotional While Thanking The LGBTQ+ Community For Embracing The Cult Classic Movie

When Showgirls first came out in 1995, critics and audiences brutally panned the dance film. But while the NC-17 movie was known for having famous actors like Elizabeth Berkley and Kyle MacLachlan, its campy qualities and hidden message made it a hit with the LGBTQ+ community. 28 years later since the film's release, a choked-up Berkley decided to thank the LGBTQ+ community for turning her negatively-reviewed movie into a cult classic.We can’t deny when watching Showgirls that there are many things about the film that we…

Beetlejuice, Ghostbusters, and more hit movies saved from horrible names

In the history of movies, there are some pretty horrendous names for some good films, but some hugely successful films were able to avoid such disaster. Back to the Future, and Beetlejuice were both nearly victimized by their respective studios who strongly suggested really bad movie titles. There’s a really good 1954 comedy film starring Judy Holliday and Jack Lemmon titled Phffft!. The sad part is, the name likely prevents it from being a movie that today’s audiences would want to check out, despite the fact that the…

7 Iffy live-action films announced recently: Margot Robbie’s The Sims, Teen Titans and more | Hollywood

A new batch of live-action movies is on the horizon. Many of these campy titles revealed in recent memory have already scarred the online community. Despite their yet-to-release status, these titles have taken flak way before some of their official previews were even rolled out. However, some exceptions have lightened the mood. Margot Robbie's direct attachment to The Sims movie has awakened a mood of pleasant surprise among netizens whom her association with Barbie won over. The Sims and Teen Titans are two of…