Catcher in the Rye is taught in literary classes all over the nation. Here's why this profound story remains a classic to this day.
An excellent TV intro can help a series stand out—especially when that series is animated. Here are our favorite animated TV openings.
Science fiction used to be brushed off as genre trash for geeks, but today sci-fi is one of the most popular and loved movie genres.
Also called motion capture, performance capture is one technique that helps CGI films look as realistic as they can.
Police characters can easily be ruined by clichés. That's why these cops are the best—they're all iconic, complex, and stand out to this day.
The Joker has been played by many actors over the years, and they've each brought something different to the role.
Thief characters in movies aren't always lowlife scum down on their luck. Here are some of our favorite thieves in cinema.
Throughout cinema history, masterpiece films often weren't considered masterpieces when they first came out.
Most movie remakes are unneeded, but one type of movie remake is downright worthless: English-language remakes of foreign films.
The characters of Wallace and Gromit have become beloved claymation creations. Here are their best stories from throughout the years.
The Lord of the Rings movie trilogy is phenomenal in so many ways—to the point that they've had a lasting impact on the culture of cinema.
Microsoft is set to acquire Activision Blizzard, and that's going to have a huge impact on gaming. But will it be good for consumers?
Most disaster movies have a bad rap for excessively mindless action. These modern disaster movies show that they can be incredible.
Paris is such a great location for stories—not just romance, but so much more. Here are the best movies set in Paris, France.
James Cameron thinks that theaters and streaming services should show different versions of the same film. Here's what that would mean.
Forget how influential The Godfather movies were. These amazing scenes and moments are enough to make them worth remembering.
After saving The Expanse from its first cancellation, Amazon is cutting the series after its sixth season. Here's why that's a huge mistake.
Even if you aren't a sports fan, these sports documentaries will have you enthralled and gripped with all the crazy stuff that happens in real life.
It's rare for a TV season to be so off-kilter that it retroactively damages every other season. Here's how Game of Thrones' final season did that.
The original True Grit is an all-time classic, but the True Grit remake is also phenomenal. But which one is better, all things considered?
The Godfather and its sequels paved the way for all kinds of evolutions in cinematic storytelling and filmmaking.
Anti-heroes might be the current trend, but anti-villains can be even more compelling. Here are the best ones in sci-fi cinema.
Sci-fi movies are hard to get right, and even harder to make great. These movie directors are the best when it comes to sci-fi cinema.
It's a wondrous sight when an actor who specializes in comedy movies steps up to do a dramatic movie—and knocks it out of the park.
HBO's newest comedy TV series is deeper and more impactful than its title might suggest. Here's what you need to know.
To this day, Batman: The Animated Series remains one of the best animated TV series of all time. Here's why you should check it out.
After Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day, watch these movies to help you get over your "holiday hangover"!
The Simpsons has featured plenty of great villains and antagonists over its dozens of seasons. Here are some of our favorites!
Friends may be renowned for its cast, but the series also had some of the best guest star appearances in sitcom TV history.
The Lord of the Rings is a fan favorite film all these years later, mainly because it has so many scenes that stick with you long after the credits.
Is there such a thing as a perfect movie? The Tree of Life is not your usual film, and that's only one reason why it's perfect cinema.
South Korean cinema has been turning heads this century. What is it that makes South Korean films so uniquely compelling?
The Metal Gear Solid franchise is packed with so many awesome scenes. Which would you pick as the best moments of the series?
Even after 30 years, Terminator 2: Judgment Day remains one of the most iconic and rewatchable sci-fi action movies ever made.
The "British accent" is actually many different accents. Here's an illustration of different British accents using clips of TV characters.
Industry Light & Magic (ILM) is revolutionizing the movie and TV industries with StageCraft. Here's what's so great about it.
The Simpsons has given us many Christmas episodes, some better than others. Here are our favorites from over the years.
Cameos are always fun, especially when your favorite celebrity appears to play themself on screen. Here are our favorite TV moments like that!
Movie director James Cameron has had quite an influence on cinema over the years, due to the iconic blockbusters he's created.
The Blade Runner franchise has some of the best characters in science fiction. Here's what makes them stand out in the genre.
Amazon's original series The Boys is one of the most unique superhero TV shows out there—and these scenes are evidence of that.
To this day, Seinfeld has some of the most unique characters of any TV sitcom. Here are our favorites from throughout the show's run.
One of the best parts of Christmas is getting to rewatch our favorite Christmas movies and our favorite Christmas characters once again!
Some say The Sopranos was the best TV series ever made. From that, Tony Soprano emerges as the best TV character ever written.
Alternate timelines can be tricky to pull off. Here's our take on the best multiverse stories in Marvel's What If? series and what made them great.
Terrence Malick is one of the greatest movie directors of our time. These movies show how he's different and beyond most of his contemporaries.
There's been a resurgence in Western movies since the turn of the millennium, and some have been extraordinarily good.
NBC's 30 Rock gave us some of the most unique characters in sitcom TV history. Here are our favorite picks!
The era of the Western movie may be long past us, but we still remember the coolest and most badass movie cowboys to grace the big screen.
The 90s decade gave us so many classic romantic comedy movies, many of which still hold up today. Here are the best ones to watch.
Schitt's Creek is a comedy TV series like none other, with a cast of wildly larger-than-life characters that each have their own fun quirks.
The Toy Story franchise is stacked with excellent characters. Here are our favorites from the entire series, ranked to the best!
The Morning Show is easily one of the best Apple TV series ever made, and a lot of that is due to the excellent characters that carry the show.
Netflix's Korean drama series Hometown Cha-Cha-Cha is a smash hit for many reasons. Here's why you need to watch if you haven't yet!
The Star Wars franchise has been in turbulent waters. Focusing on TV series could be one way for Disney to turn the franchise around.
There are so many excellent Christmas movies to watch, especially if you're in the mood for belly-busting laughter with family!
The Jurassic Park and Jurassic World series don't just feature all kinds of great dinosaurs—they've spawned lots of great dino toys, too.
Medical doctors are some of the most compelling characters on TV—probably because they're always caught up in thrilling drama.
Apple TV+ has been putting out solid TV series to stream, and The Morning Show is another great addition to the streaming platform. Here's why.
Ricky Gervais has been in all sorts of movies and TV shows, with a hit-or-miss track record. Here are his better performances over the years.