Cinema isn’t just about the latest Disney/Pixar project or Star Wars spin-off. Memorable storytelling is happening all over the film industry, from Hollywood’s box-office-busting superhero smashes to small, innovative indie experiments. The Verge’s film section is here to help you sort through the latest Hollywood news and reviews, from favorite genres like sci-fi, fantasy, and horror to the independent movies that matter.
The writer-director of Brick and The Last Jedi understands genre conventions, but he just finds them funny
The Blumhouse / Hulu horror anthology needs to take more risks
Director Issa López was inspired by Guillermo del Toro’s magical realism