We all have to come to terms with the raw sexual power of Fifty Shades Of DeVito

It’s a real shame that so few film or TV projects have willingly tapped into the sheer erotic force of Danny DeVito. One of America’s most prolific and beloved actors, there’s no denying that there’s a sensuality to DeVito’s performances that is often sadly ignored. But no more: A new Funny Or Die video, playing on…

Black Panther takes on Christian Grey, plus 17 other movies coming this February

So many movies, so little time. Every week brings a new crop of them, opening in multiplexes and arthouse theaters across the nation, and arriving in increasingly high volumes on streaming platforms like Netflix. How’s a voracious moviegoer to keep up? That’s where The A.V. Club comes in. The first week of every…

Don't expect to learn anything at the Fifty Shades Of Grey "museum"

First of all, just to clarify: F I F T Y (yes, it’s spelled like that, with the spaces and everything) is a “museum” in the Museum Of Ice Cream sense, in that it’s an elaborate installation piece designed specifically to serve as Instagram-bait. In other words, it’s about as educational as the Fifty Shades Of Grey …

The director of Glengarry Glen Ross might helm the next Fifty Shades movie

Floggers are for closers, apparently. According to Deadline, James Foley, director of Glengarry Glen Ross—and Fear, and the “Papa Don’t Preach” video, and 12 episodes of House Of Cards—is “the clear frontrunner” to direct the next installment in the Fifty Shades Of Grey series, Fifty Shades Darker.

A ton of people bought the new Fifty Shades book this weekend

We believe it was John Waters who famously once said, “We need to make books cool again. If you go home with somebody and they don’t have books, don’t fuck them.” Well, it appears that reading is back in vogue, as EL James’ Grey: Fifty Shades Of Grey As Told By Christian sold more than 1.1 million copies in trade…

The stars of Fifty Shades Of Grey to renegotiate contracts for spinoff

EL James announced this week that she has written a spinoff to her ridiculously successful Fifty Shades Of Grey trilogy. The new Fifty Shades adventure is simply titled Grey and will retell the story of the original three books from billionaire Christian Grey’s point of view, providing insight into Grey’s mindset and…