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Live action One Piece series underway at Netflix

Pirates are awesome. Pirates are so. Cool. They're like cowboys! But on the high seas! They also curse more, and instead of whiskey they drink rum! I'm a constant proponent for more pirate movies, TV shows, video games--anything. In a ...

 
 
 
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Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell no Tales

It’s been nearly 14 years since audiences were first treated to Johnny Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow. At the time, Roger Ebert said that Depp’s “performance is original in its every atom. There has never been a pi...

 
 
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales New Trailer

As we've expressed here on Flixist before, there's just something about the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise that is fun and makes you eager to see another--wait, not like, 'Oh boy I can't wait for them to make another POTC that will easi...

 
 
 
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Deadpool was the most pirated movie of 2016

Deadpool earned more than $783 million worldwide and two Golden Globe nominations. It can now add another impressive feat to its resume. According to TorrentFreak, Deadpool was also the most pirated movie of 2016. Do movies have resumes? It...

 
 
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Review: The Pirates

Every so often, a film comes along that completely shatters your expectations. You think you've got it figured out and then it throws a curveball. Then another. Then five more. Soon you realize you can't figure the film out and you have to ...

 
 
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Pirates of the Caribbean 5 gets an official title

The Pirates of the Caribbean franchise sure has had its ups and downs (more downs recently), but regardless of how we all may feel, it's going to keep on chugging. The fifth film in the franchise has been in production for awhile (announced...

 
 
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Trailer: Captain Phillips

The dramatic and thrilling ordeal of the Maersk Alabama was ripe for movie making the second it started splashing across news screens. The first American ship to be boarded by pirates since the 19th century? Navy Seals? A brave captai...

 
 
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Tribeca Capsule Review: The Project

At the end of The Project we're shown events that happened in March 2013 involving the Puntland Maritime Police Force (PMPF). There's  a harrowing stand-off with Somali pirates just off the coast. Since the events and developments were...

 
 
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Guy Ritchie to direct Treasure Island because why not?

I wish the aliens that captured Guy Ritchie after making Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels would return him and take back this...thing they left us with. Warner Bros. announced today that Fake Guy Ritchie will be directing a ne...

 
 
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Review: The Pirates! Band Of Misfits

[This was originally posted under the UK title The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists. It has been reposted to coincide with the US release.] Aardman are one of those rare companies almost impossible to dislike: they've cornered the m...

 
 
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International Trailer: The Pirates! Band of Misfits

The first thing I noticed about the international trailer for next year's The Pirates! Band of Misfits is that it carries the name of the book the film is based on, The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!, which, let's face it, is a ...

 
 




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Slay the Dragon"A powerful piece on political activism and the impact an individual can have"

 

The Platform"As above, so below"

 

SXSW Critical Thinking"What's your next move?"

 

Bloodshot"A bloody mess (not the good kind)"

 

SXSW Drunk Bus"Going round in circles"

 

The Hunt"Not even the third most talked about movie of the year"

 

Never Rarely Sometimes Always"Necessary for our time"

 

Jurassic Thunder"Somehow worse than it looks"

 

Castlevania (Season 3)"WHERE'S GRANT???"

 

The Booksellers"The moment he croaks I'm on the phone with Sotheby's"

 

The Wild Goose Lake"Goose on the loose."

 

The Way Back"Can't find its way"

 

The Dark Red"Kidnapping babies and wasting time"

 

The Invisible Man"Nothing to see here"

 

Burden"Love conquers all...except boredom"

 

Verotika"'Your teets are looking at me!'"

 

Blood on Her Name"'That don't put the skin back on the cat'"

 

Dragon Quest: Your Story"Butchering a beloved classic"

 

My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising"Yet I'm falling asleep"

 

Beanpole"Plant a seed and hope for the best"

 

Ride Your Wave"Love and water"

 

We"A deadly serious sex comedy"