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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.

Disney+ has the first ever 4K HDR versions of the original Star Wars trilogy

How important will Marvel’s Disney+ shows be in understanding the Cinematic Universe?

‘We’re not embarrassed by the fact that we have big blockbusters,’ Disney exec says

Disney+ launch lineup: Every movie and TV show available to stream in the US on day one

Still missing Black Panther, but Captain America is now here

9 new trailers you should watch this week

James Dean, who died in 1955, just landed a new movie role, thanks to CGI

Here’s why Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order won’t let you dismember stormtroopers

9 new trailers you should watch this week

Ant-Man 3 is in the works, with Peyton Reed back to direct


Apple TV Plus is basically free because Apple’s end game is replicating Amazon Prime

It’s all about bundling

How Blade Runner got its name from a dystopian book about health care

What DC Comics needs to learn from Joker’s success

Game of Thrones showrunners quit Star Wars trilogy to work on Netflix projects

New Mandalorian trailer promises Star Wars beasts, fighting spaceships, and bounty hunters

7 new trailers you should watch this week

The killer app horror film Countdown takes a shallow look at technological fears

Disney CEO says Scorsese and Coppola can ‘bitch about movies’ if they want

The Current War is basically Amadeus for electricity

Cinema’s digital impostors are coming

Watch the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

11 new trailers you should watch this week

‘It was a learning curve for everyone’: Robert Eggers on The Lighthouse’s tech experiments

Before HBO’s Watchmen, stream V for Vendetta, the best Alan Moore adaptation

Studio Ghibli movies will stream exclusively on HBO Max

Zombieland: Double Tap is a shambling, half-revived mess of a sequel

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is boldly bonkers

Netflix says Stranger Things’ third season is record-breaking, but what does that mean?

Gemini Man is a cinematic throwback, but it may be the future of blockbusters, too

AMC Theaters will launch its own service for renting and buying digital films

Joker mimics King of Comedy and Fight Club, but it’s a completely different kind of film

9 new trailers you should watch this week

El Camino adds no redemption to Breaking Bad, but ups the insight into Jesse Pinkman