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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.

Films like The House With a Clock In Its Walls are poisonous to kids’ cinema

Destroyer is a guilt-ridden detective story made by one incredible director

10 new trailers you should watch this week

For more kid-friendly horror like The House with a Clock in Its Walls, stream The Gate

Assassination Nation is a vicious, cathartic horror film about misogyny

Michael B. Jordan will star in a new Tom Clancy film series

Disney CEO Bob Iger: expect a ‘slowdown’ for the Star Wars franchise

The latest trailer for Ralph Breaks the Internet Rickrolls us all

True Detective’s Fukunaga set to helm 25th Bond film

Black Panther director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James’ Space Jam

Lessons from TIFF on the next year in film

The anti-Google documentary “The Creepy Line” is a conspiratorial new playbook for right-wing tech backlash

Captain Marvel, explained by the people who reimagined her

Why Dolby Atmos coming to the Apple TV is a big deal

Captain Marvel: all the updates, trailers and commentary for the next big Marvel movie

The Void is adding new VR experiences based on Disney and Marvel properties

IMAX might soon be screening Netflix and Amazon originals

9 new trailers you should watch this week

With Predator in theaters, it’s the perfect time to revisit The Monster Squad

The First Man controversy is grounded in partisanship, not patriotism

Netflix’s Hold the Dark throws Jeffrey Wright to the wolves

Henry Cavill is reportedly out as DC’s Superman

First Man is one of the most intense space movies of all time

Christopher Nolan and Paul Thomas Anderson are talking to TV makers about killing motion smoothing

Freaks is a thrilling science fiction film worth knowing nothing about

Outlaw King is a purposeful but empty bid for Netflix’s filmmaking legitimacy

TIFF 2018: reviews and reports from the Toronto International Film Festival

A Star is Born proves some Hollywood stories are timeless for a reason

The new Halloween is a slasher movie with an actual message

Apple acquired a documentary and an animated film for its streaming service

11 new trailers you should watch this week

The Predator could have been the franchise’s chance to finally have an identity