In Brief: HBO skewering superhero movies with ‘The Franchise’, and more

HBO has greenlit The Franchise, a half-hour comedy from Sam Mendes, the Oscar-winning director of American Beauty, and Veep and Avenue 5 creator Armando Iannucci that pokes fun at superhero movies. Himesh Patel and Aya Cash star in the series about "the crew of an unloved franchise movie fighting for their place in a savage and unruly... Read More.

Happy National Superhero Day

In case you're not one of those suffering from so-called superhero fatigue, April 28 has been designated National Superhero Day.So, why not spend the day either saving the world from some extraterrestrial menace or, more realistically, bingeing some superhero movies?To that end, Rotten Tomatoes... Read More.