Matt Damon? Matt Damon.

So I'm pretty excited to hear that Matt Damon might be reprising his role as Jason Bourne. The Bourne Trilogy, which starred Damon, stands as my favorite secret agent series, especially given that the Bond series hasn't been the same since GoldenEye. And with news that the movie will be written and directed by Paul… » 9/16/14 11:04am Today 11:04am

The collapse of the USSR left behind a haunting post-apocalyptic world

These photographs by Rebecca Litchfield make it seem as if the apocalypse has come and gone and the world is in complete ruins. Not quite. They're actually photographs of countries and places that were a part of the former Soviet Union. The forgotten decay is haunting. » 9/16/14 4:05am Today 4:05am

What If The New Star Wars Movies Pretend The Prequels Don't Exist?

While reading this superb Atlantic essay by Katie Kilkenny on Disney's approach to the Star Wars franchise, a thought occurred to me: What if the new movies — Episodes VII-IX and the standalone films — completely ignore the prequels? » 9/15/14 11:11pm Yesterday 11:11pm