Brat Pack label immediately killed Emilio Estevez / Andrew McCarthy film

Emilio Estevez and Andrew McCarthy were to follow St. Elmo’s Fire with Young Men with Unlimited Capital, but the Brat Pack label killed it Back in 1985, Emilio Estevez and Andrew McCarthy shared the screen in the Joel Schumacher-directed coming-of-age film St. Elmo’s Fire, which was a box office hit that’s still remembered fondly to … Read more

‘Furiosa’s Box Office May Have Killed the Next ‘Mad Max’

In preparing Mad Max: Fury Road, director George Miller and his collaborators wrote detailed backstories for the two main characters — Tom Hardy’s Max and Charlize Theron’s Imperator Furiosa — about their lives prior to the events of the film. They weren’t necessarily intended as prequels, or even for use onscreen in Fury Road. Their stated purpose was … Read more

O.J. Simpson’s Former Agent Says Actor ‘Confessed He Killed Ex’

O.J. Simpson’s former sports agent says the acquitted double-murder suspect confessed to his ex-wife’s murder while high on a cocktail of drugs and drink. The NFL running back-turned actor, who died on April 10 aged 76 from prostate cancer, avoided jail in 1995 when he was cleared in criminal court of the slaughter of his … Read more

The Biggest Movie Flops That Killed Planned Franchises

Whether you like it or not, Hollywood is built on franchises, where successful films get an endless supply of sequels, spinoffs, and reboots that invite audiences to experience the stuff they liked over and over again. Most of these franchises are successful: our current industry is shaped by the young adult fantasy adaptations and superhero … Read more

Who Killed Sharon Tate & Why?

On August 9, 1969, Sharon Tate was found dead at her residence along with aspiring screenwriter Wojciech Frykowski, his girlfriend and book editor Abigail Folger and hairstylist Jay Sebring. Tate was eight months pregnant at the time of her passing and all four victims were reported to have been murdered by members of the Manson … Read more

What If Darth Maul Killed Obi-Wan?

love or hate The Phantom Menaceits ending contains one of the most famous lightsaber battles in the history of Star Wars. Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi square off with the evil Darth Maul, two-on-one. When the dust clears, Qui-Gon is dead and it looks like Maul is too, although it was later revealed that he … Read more

James Gunn Reveals If Thanos Killed the Collector

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 director James Gunn has revealed whether or not Thanos killed The Collector in Avengers: Infinity War. Did Thanos kill The Collector? Gunn was asked by a Twitter user if Taneleer Tivan/The Collector survived Thanos’ attack on Knowhere in Avengers: Infinity War, as the recent Marvel Studios’ sequel’s production notes … Read more