Movies

Vin Diesel cast as Groot in ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ because of social media?

Guardians of the Galaxy has been a massive hit for Marvel and Vin Diesel’s character Groot was a big part of that success, but was he cast because of his massive social media presence?

August 27, 2014

‘Mockingjay’ ‘Rebel Warriors’ posters released: Gale, Pollux, Cressida, more!

A slew of new posters for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 debuted Wednesday and feature numerous first looks at the film’s fighters.

August 27, 2014

First look at Riley, the central character in Pixar’s ‘Inside Out,’ released

Pixar’s next film to hit theaters is Inside Out, and today we’re finally getting a look at what the lead character looks like in the film.

August 27, 2014

‘The Maze Runner’ is coming to an IMAX theater near you

20th Century Fox has announced that The Maze Runner will be partnering with IMAX for a release both domestically and abroad.

August 27, 2014

‘The Art of John Alvin’ book review: A terrific look at one of Hollywood’s premiere poster artists

The Art of John Alvin is being released today. Is it worth picking up?

August 26, 2014

Henry Cavill, Amy Adams take ALS ice bucket challenge on ‘Batman v Superman’ set

Apparently it takes extra water and ice for Superman to take the ALS ice bucket challenge, as actor Henry Cavill is soaked multiple times alongside his co-star Amy Adams on the Batman v Superman’s set.

August 26, 2014

‘The One I Love’ star Mark Duplass, director Charlie McDowell talk secrets, alternate storylines

One of the biggest success stories of this year’s Sundance Film Festival was The One I Love, a relationship comedy with a science-fiction twist.

August 26, 2014

Emmys 2014: Watch Billy Crystal’s moving tribute to Robin Williams

One of the best moments at the 2014 Emmys came when Billy Crystal paid tribute to the late actor and comedian Robin Williams.

August 26, 2014

Order Marvel and Funko’s adorable Dancing Groot toy

Last week the internet made a collective “aw!” sound when Marvel and Funko announced a Dancing Groot toy. Now, it’s available for pre-order.

August 25, 2014

Jeremy Renner says Hawkeye may be in ‘Captain America 3,’ new suit revealed

Black Widow was the main Avenger who joined Chris Evans in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, but it looks like Jeremy Renner may get a shot at being the superheroes’ sidekick in Captain America 3.

August 25, 2014

‘Jurassic Park’ actor Richard Attenborough dies at 90

Richard Attenborough, best known for his role as Jurassic Park’s John Hammond, has died at 90.

August 24, 2014

Dancing Groot coming to stores near you!

If you’ve been staring at cute little dancing Groot ever since Guardians of the Galaxy came out, we have some good news for you: He’s getting the real life toy treatment soon!

August 23, 2014

How We Hype: What Hypable’s team is doing this weekend in fandom

How We Hype is a twice-monthly feature on Hypable where we tell you what we’re doing in fandom over the weekend!

August 22, 2014

Benedict Cumberbatch wins the Ice Bucket ALS Challenge

Actor and perfect-human Benedict Cumberbatch released his ice bucket ALS challenge video on Friday, and naturally it tops all others.

August 22, 2014