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Summer Blockbusters

Transformers: Age of Extinction Is Exactly What You Think It Is

Lelia Nebeker | Posted 07.01.2014 | Entertainment
Lelia Nebeker

The only thing Transformers movies do better than CGI robot fights and mass destruction of major cities is seamless product placement.

10 Summer Blockbusters

Oyster Books | Posted 06.05.2014 | Books
Oyster Books

Why are books almost always better than the movie? The characters are never badly acted, the soundtrack is whatever you want it to be, and 35-year-olds don't play high schoolers. So give yourself the cred to say the original was way superior, and read these 10 Summer Blockbusters before they reach a screen near you.

10 Summer Blockbuster Books

Posted 05.19.2014 | Books

Originally published on Amazon This summer's biggest hits include the continuations of popular series, such as Janet Evanovich's, as well as a new ...

Godzilla Is Back -- and He's Got Something to Say

Joe Cirincione | Posted 07.16.2014 | Entertainment
Joe Cirincione

Thank you, Mr. Edwards, for sending Godzilla to correct the balance. His monster accurately conveys the view held by many security experts today: Whatever value nuclear weapon may have had during the Cold War, they are now a major liability, not a security asset.

Why You Should See From the Rough

Danai P. Maraire | Posted 07.01.2014 | Black Voices
Danai P. Maraire

My fellow Virgo and Howard University Alum, Taraji P. Henson, sat down with me last week to have an early morning breakfast and a chat about her new f...

A Trio of Worthwhile Summer Films

Dusty Wright | Posted 09.21.2013 | Entertainment
Dusty Wright

After his questionable union with his stepdaughter, I'd abandoned Woody Allen. Not completely, but the once-brilliant auteur creeped me out, so I couldn't give his movies my full attention, respect, or merit.

WATCH: This Bra 'Comes With A Lot Of Guys In Suits'

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.18.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Sports Illustrated & Victoria's Secret model Marisa Miller joined Jacob Soboroff in studio on HuffPost Live Thursday to discuss what it was like to we...

Summer Movie Women Finally Get Some Respect

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 06.20.2013 | Women

Summer blockbusters are notoriously guy-centric, and this summer is no exception, as movie-goers can witness men (both superhuman and not) team up and...

REMEMBER THESE? 17 Summer Blockbusters We'll Never Forget

Posted 06.20.2013 | Fifty

Dun dun. Dun dun. Dun dun. "Jaws" -- the movie that launched Steven Spielberg's career and still has many afraid to go swimming -- was released tod...

'Great' Summer Kicks Off For Isla Fisher

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 05.11.2013 | Entertainment

LAS VEGAS -- Now you see her – twice. Yes, that's Isla Fisher appearing in two of the first major films of the summer-movie season: the latest ...

Magic Channing Tatum

James Franco | Posted 06.30.2012 | Entertainment
James Franco

While most people are waiting for Spiderman or The Dark Knight Rises, the one film I've been thinking about is Channing Tatum and Steven Soderbergh's Magic Mike. I want Tatum to walk away a champion by making a personal film.

How to Make a Hit Movie in 2012

Paul Iorio | Posted 07.15.2012 | Miami
Paul Iorio

So you want to make a movie -- a hit movie, no less -- in the 2010s, one that truly captures the zeitgeist of pop culture in the Tens? Here are ten Tens trends that all should consider when making a new movie:

"Avenger Fever" - Blockbuster Formula

Mark Goulston, M.D. | Posted 07.05.2012 | Entertainment
Mark Goulston, M.D.

The Avengers may not overtake Avatar as the highest grossing movie, but it seems poised to give it a run for the money. What's the formula of a blockbuster?

WATCH: Ryan Reynolds Is An 'A**hole Politician'

Posted 08.30.2011 | Comedy

Summer is the season for the superhero movie, and between "Transformers" and "The Green Lantern," you might think we've got our bases covered in the t...

'Transformers 3,' Which Fake-Destroyed Downtown Chicago, Opens Wednesday

Posted 08.28.2011 | Chicago

"Transformers 3: Dark of the Moon," the film that left parts of downtown Chicago in the midst of fake wreckage and very real traffic annoyance for two...

HuffPost Review: X-Men: First Class Is (Pick One) eXcellent, eXquisite, eXceptional!

Scott Mendelson | Posted 08.01.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

This reboot/prequel is a genuine triumph. It is not just a great comic book film or a great X-Men film. X-Men: First Class stands proud as a just-plain terrific film.

Summer Movies 2010: Which Are You Most Excited For? (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The summer months are generally a time when the studios roll out their blockbusters, and 2010 is no exception. From highly anticipated action flicks l...

The Chronology of the $300 Million Movie

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Disney's tentpole became just the eighth film to cross $300 million that was not released in either May, June, or July.