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Anthony Orlando
Anthony Orlando

Anthony Orlando is a writer/director from Oradell, NJ. He spent four years at Lafayette College, graduating CUM LAUDE with a double major in Film and English, and worked for companies like BuzzFeed, Comic Book Resources, and the Austin Film Festival. Well-versed in everything involving film and TV, Orlando writes that articles typically show him obsessing over A24's latest masterpiece, predicting what Marvel Studios will throw at audiences in their next film, or analyzing every frightening detail in horror movies. When he's not writing for Digital Trends, you can find him watching The Office, playing The Legend of Zelda, or just writing his own stories.

A older couple look menacing in Get Out.

10 horror movie characters who are simply the worst

Horror movies present the very worst in humanity, but there are certain characters in the genre, including protagonists, who audiences love to hate.
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8 cursed movie productions you need to know about

Movies like The Exorcist were the center of so many production problems that they were said to be cursed. Here are 8 of them that you need to know about.
Puss in Boots holds his sword up in Puss in Boots: The Last Wish.

The 10 most popular movies of 2022

The 10 most popular movies of 2022

2022 was a year full of memorable movies like Top Gun: Maverick and Avatar: The Way of Water. These 10 films were the most popular with U.S. audiences.
Eleven, Will, Mike, and Jonathan standing and staring in a still from Stranger Things Season 4.

Stranger Things season 5: Everything we know so far

Stranger Things season 5: Everything we know so far

Here's what we know about Stranger Things season 5, the upcoming and final season of Netflix's hit series.
Henry Cavill as the Superman in Man of Steel.

8 actors who should replace Henry Cavill as Superman

With Henry Cavill out as Superman in the DC Universe, audiences are anxious to see who will inherit his superhero mantle in James Gunn's upcoming reboot film.
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Who is Steven Yeun playing in Marvel’s Thunderbolts movie?

Actor Steven Yeun has been confirmed to have a significant role in Marvel Studios' upcoming film Thunderbolts, and it's anyone's guess who he could be playing.
Split image of Breaking Bad anime characters.

AI turned Breaking Bad into an anime — and it’s terrifying

A TikTok user recently shared a video showing AI-generated pictures of the Breaking Bad cast as anime characters, and the results are alarming.
The cast of Star Wars.

The 10 most popular movies of all time, ranked by box office gross

Hollywood has released many popular movies, but a select few hit the right marks and gained enough profits to be the all-time greatest cinematic phenomena.
Scott and Cassie Lang look at aliens in Quantumania.

5 best sci-fi movies like Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

After the release of Marvel Studios' Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, there are still many similar films to help fans wait for the Ant-Family's next film.
Green Lantern fires a machine gun in Green Lantern.

10 worst CGI in superhero movies

From Spawn's free-floating CGI cape in Spawn to Superman's plastic mouth in Justice League, Digital Trends ranks the 10 worst CGI moments in comic book movies.
Ant-Man, Stature, and Wasp stand ready for battle in Ant-Man 3.

All the Marvel Easter eggs in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania

Marvel Studios's Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania has premiered in theaters, and like many other Marvel movies, it is packed to the brim with Easter eggs.
Kang the Conqueror in "Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania."

Everything you need to know about Kang, the MCU’s next Thanos

Kang the Conqueror appears in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, and there's a lot that audiences should know about this iconic villain.
Michael Keaton as Batman in "The Flash."

All the DC Universe Easter eggs in The Flash trailer (including the return of Michael Keaton’s Batman!)

DC has dropped another exciting trailer for The Flash, featuring General Zod, Ben Affleck and Michael Keaton's versions of Batman, and Sasha Calle's Supergirl.
Spider-Man Noir in "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse."

5 things we want to see in Amazon’s Spider-Man Noir series

Sony is reportedly making a live-action series about Spider-Man Noir for Amazon Prime Video, and it needs to deliver on a list of things viewers want to see.
Max jumps from a car in Mad Max: Fury Road.

The 10 best action movies ever made, ranked

Is it Die Hard? Aliens? Mad Max: Fury Road? John Wick? We rank the best 10 action movies of all time.
Kathryn Hahn in WandaVision.

5 upcoming Marvel movies and TV shows that are really unnecessary

It seems like Marvel should stop and reconsider its plans for some of its many films and series -- like Bad Bunny's El Muerto -- currently in production.
The Creature Commandos in "DC Nation Shorts."

Creature Commandos: Who are these DC heroes James Gunn will bring to HBO Max?

James Gunn announced that he is writing and producing an HBO Max animated show about the Creature Commandos, a DC team many people might not be familiar with.
Booster Gold from DC Comics.

5 actors who could play Booster Gold in the hero’s upcoming HBO Max series

James Gunn announced an HBO Max series about Booster Gold for the DC Universe, and these 5 actors would be perfect for playing the unconventional superhero.
Hal Jordan and John Stewart in "Young Justice."

6 things we hope to see in DC’s upcoming Green Lantern series, Lanterns

James Gunn announced DC is producing a Green Lantern series for HBO Max titled Lanterns, and there is a list of things that this show should have to succeed.
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Skinamarink’s ending explained

How does Skinamarink end? We explain what happens at the conclusion of this mysterious new horror film.
The characters from Cabin in the woods at the bottom of a basement stairwell

The 7 best cabin horror movies ever, ranked

With M. Night Shyamalan's Knock at the Cabin now in theaters, we rank the best horror films set in a cabin in the woods.
Jon Hamm stares at the camera in Mad Men.

5 actors who should be Batman in The Brave and the Bold

With James Gunn's announcement that there will be a new Batman in the DCU movie The Brave and the Bold, we pick the five best actors to wear the cape and cowl.
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12 movies that should’ve been longer

While many people these days complain about films being too long, these movies, from Infinity War to Suicide Squad, would've benefited from more screen time.
Fortnite Star Wars Scene

7 things we wished Disney did differently with the Star Wars sequel trilogy

While the Star Wars sequel trilogy started with plenty of promise, it ended with audiences wishing Disney had done many things differently.
The Joker laughs in Batman.

The best supervillain deaths in movies, ranked

Though Marvel and DC tend to kill off supervillains after one film, many villains have had some memorable deaths in comic book movies.

The 5 best movies set in space, ranked

From a sweet Pixar movie about a lonely robot to the heroic rebels in Star Wars, we rank the five best movies set in outer space.
Troy and Abed holding coffee mugs in "Community."

The 7 best TV bromances, ranked

From Chandler and Joey in Friends to Troy and Abed in Community, we ranked the best TV bromances of all time.
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8 Netflix shows that shouldn’t have been canceled

In recent years, Netflix has become notorious for canceling many of its acclaimed original series like The OA. These eight shows are the ones we miss the most.
Ellie and Hoel turning back to face the camera in the poster for HBO's The Last of Us.

The 5 best TV shows and movies you should watch if you liked HBO’s The Last of Us

If you liked HBO's adaptation of The Last of Us and are craving more post-apocalyptic zombie mayhem, these 5 TV shows and movies should satisfy your appetite.
The cast of That '70s Show.

The most likable characters from That ‘70s Show, ranked

That '70s Show has many hilarious and lovable characters that audiences enjoyed hanging out with watching Fox's classic throwback sitcom.
Zombies attack in an elevator in Dawn of the Dead.

The 5 best zombie movies ever, ranked

Thanks to 28 Days Later and The Last of Us, zombies have remained one of the most popular aspects of horror media. Here are the 5 best zombie movies of all time.
A terminator in T2 future sequence

Why James Cameron’s proposed Terminator reboot shouldn’t happen

During the press tour for Avatar: The Way of Water, James Cameron pondered rebooting the Terminator franchise. Here are 5 reasons why that is a bad idea.
The title card for Eli Roth's "Thanksgiving" in "Grindhouse."

5 things we want to see in Eli Roth’s Thanksgiving horror movie

Horror icon Eli Roth is about to direct his next movie, Thanksgiving, based on his fake trailer from Grindhouse -- and fans are eager to feast upon this film.
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The best uses of popular songs in modern horror movie trailers, ranked

Horror movie trailers like M3GAN's tend to take popular and even lighthearted songs and twist them into dark and haunting numbers. We rank the best of them.