Review

    PixarPuberty is a monsteror more aptly, an adorable, uncontrollable giant pandain Pixars Turning Red. An Oscar winner for her imaginative smothering-mother short Bao, helmer Domee Shi makes a worthy addition to the boys-club studios relatively small...
    Everett CollectionSomewhere along the line, Ryan Reynolds became the most playful actor we have. That might sound like faint praise; some would call him silly or lightweight or even, in his aggro irreverance, a touch smarmy. But genuine fast-break in...
    Courtesy of Berlin Film FestivalThere are different types of quiet. There’s the quiet of peace and serenity, and the quiet of repression and shame. There’s the quiet of contented, absorbing work. And there’s the quiet of fear, the k...
    Courtesy of ParamountYou know studio movies are in a rut when, amid endless Spider-Bat sequels, you find yourself longing for the likes of such escapist 1980s offerings as Romancing the Stone and King Solomon’s Mines. I cant be the only one who...
    In this episode the CB Nation crew gets into the debate over whether or not The Book of Boba Fett delivered for Star Wars fans with its epic finale; give reactions to the DC Movies Teaser and Jurassic World: Dominion trailer for the Super Bowl; and r...
    The debut of beloved extra-terrestrial Justice League member and DC hero, Martian Manhunter, will no doubt prove to be a major highlight of the upcoming Snyder Cut, and we now have a better idea of what the character will look like thanks to some off...
    There are few blockbuster filmmakers with as divided an audience as Zack Snyder. From Man of Steel to Batman v. Superman, Snyder's films have sharply divided audiences and critics. In a recent interview, Snyder weighed in on the divisive nature of hi...
    Being a social media influencer isn't all fun and games as Mia quickly learns in the new Shudder thriller Shook. Available to stream right now, we have a special sneak peak at this harrowing edge-of-your-seat ride. Emily Goss leads an on-edge ensembl...
    Directors Anthony and Joe Russo step away from genre blockbusters to deliver a searing, ultra-stylized descent into drug addiction and criminality. Cherry is the film adaptation of Nico Walker's semi-autobiographical novel. It follows an unnamed prot...
    Tom and Jerry return to theaters and HBO Max in a hipster, live-action film that's strictly for younger children. The classic Hanna-Barbera cat and mouse cartoon are still the best of frenemies. But get a modern update that rankled my old-school sens...
    SpongeBob SquarePants and the underwater dwellers of Bikini Bottom are back in a wacky adventure that's sure to please fans. The Spongebob Movie: Sponge on the Run has our yellow, tighty-whities wearing, Krabby Patty flipping protagonist searching fo...
    Long Live Rock: Celebrate the Chaos is a headbanging, crowd surfing, air guitar-playing tribute to the die-hard fans, musicians, and lifestyle of the hard rock musical genre. The documentary, filmed before the pandemic, focuses initially on devotees...