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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.

Production delays on Obi-Wan Disney+ series are part of a bigger Star Wars problem

Mean Girls channels Street Fighter: The Movie: The Game as culture becomes a ouroboros of remakes

How Bad Boys For Life’s directors brought back the ‘90s — from Belgium

The final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars gets a new trailer and February release date

Pokémon: The First Movie remake on Netflix once again gives your favorite monsters a new look

Dolittle will delight small children and drive adults mad

7 new trailers you should watch this week

Netflix will nearly double the number of French language originals

Disney is dropping ‘Fox,’ rebranding its acquired studio as 20th Century Studios

Bad Boys for Life is the year’s first pleasant surprise

Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi may get his own Star Wars movie

Apple TV Plus’ The Banker will hit theaters in March after being delayed following controversy

The Rise of Skywalker is proof that Star Wars needs to reinvent itself

Sony’s first Morbius trailer is as ridiculous as ‘pseudo-vampire Marvel villain played by Jared Leto’ sounds

Oscars 2020: all the nominations

8 new trailers you should watch this week

1917 turns a nightmare war into a theme park showcase

Warner Bros. signs AI startup that claims to predict film success

Facebook exec erroneously cites The Lord of the Rings when comparing the social network to the One Ring

Golden Globe 2020 winners: Netflix takes a back seat in a night full of surprises

7 new trailers you should watch this week

The Mandalorian shows why Star Wars should be smaller

Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker more than sidelined Kelly Marie Tran’s character

Disney is finally selling a cute Baby Yoda plush, but it won’t arrive anytime soon

Star Wars’ barely there same-sex kiss cut from Rise of Skywalker in Singapore

The Rise of Skywalker’s realest-feeling tech is ancient censorship software

Disney produced an unprecedented 80 percent of the top box office hits this year

Cats is being patched with ‘improved visual effects’

11 new trailers you should watch this week

The high and low points of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Spoilers ahead

Stunning first trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Tenet introduces the director’s most ambitious film yet

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker — our spoiler-free review