Just days after announcing their first feature film—a sequel to 2000’s Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon—Netflix is back in the news with an even bigger deal. The streaming service just inked a four-movie agreement with Adam Sandler, who will produce and star in the new films that will be exclusively available to Netflix subscribers. Even though critics are often not kind to the former SNL star, Sandler continues to be a massive box office draw: His movies have raked in nearly $4 billion over the last two decades. According to Variety, the first of four Adam Sandler movies will be made available to Netflix users sometime next year ... Discuss

This new trailer for Ridley Scott’s upcoming Biblical epic has it all: The burning bush, plagues, the parting of the Red Sea and at least one massive crocodile. Exodus: Gods and Kings hits theaters in December ... Discuss

This definitely sounds more promising than that Tetris movie. Variety is reporting that the upcoming Angry Birds animated movie has been cast—and it actually sounds pretty good. Jason Sudeikis will voice “Red,” the leader of the flock of furious fowl, and will be joined by Danny McBride (Bomb), Bill Hader (pig), Peter Dinklage (Mighty Eagle), Maya Rudolph (Matilda), Tony Hale, Keegan-Michael Key and Kate McKinnon in a really funny ensemble cast. The app-inspired epic hits theaters in July, 2016 ... Discuss

Sure, stacking geometric shapes is a time-honored way to kill a few minutes on your iPhone or old graphing calculator, but some Hollywood studio executives believe that Tetris actually warrants an entire feature-length movie. According to The Wall Street Journal’s Speakeasy blog, Threshold Entertainment is somehow adapting the classic video game into a big-budget adventure film. The studio’s CEO told the paper, “It’s a very big, epic sci-fi movie. This isn’t a movie with a bunch of lines running around the page. We’re not giving feet to the geometric shapes.” Aside from not bringing the random shapes to life, he didn’t give many other plot details, other than to say that the story would be of “intergalactic significance.” Huh. At least we know the soundtrack will be pretty killer ... Discuss

The latest look at Christopher Nolan’s space epic Interstellar continues to live up to the hype. The Matthew McConaughey adventure hits theaters on Nov. 7 ... Discuss

Netflix has already disrupted traditional TV with its original series such as House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, but now it’s taking the next step: making a movie. The video streaming service will be working with Harvey Weinstein to create Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend (a sequel of sorts to the popular movie released in 2000). The movie will release on Netflix and have a short run in IMAX theaters in late August of 2015. “The moviegoing experience is evolving quickly and profoundly, and Netflix is unquestionably at the forefront of that movement,” Weinstein said in a statement. “We are tremendously excited to be continuing our great relationship with Netflix and bringing to fans all over the world the latest chapter in this amazing and intriguing story” ... Discuss