The Divergent Series Is the Ultimate Teen Dystopian Sugar Rush

Divergent and its sequels don’t make a whole lot of sense—but what they do have is a blend of wish-fulfillment, anarchic WTFery and actual social commentary that amounts to the Platonic ideal of “dystopia as cotton candy.” You will be in a sugar coma at the end of this film, but the sacrifice of your brain may not be…

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Does This Fantastic Four Trailer Kinda Look Like Prometheus to You?

Here is the new Fantastic Four trailer … and it looks like every Marvel movie snippet you've ever seen with a dash of Prometheus. There is a car driving through a corn field, there is a seemingly secret military project meeting, there is someone playing baseball and another person fixing a car in what looks like every…