Blockbuster Blitz

No matter the score, the Super Bowl can be counted upon to deliver tantalizing glimpses of the year’s biggest blockbusters. Hollywood shells millions for 30-second spots and deliver some of the most major marketing coups in recent history.

Blockbuster Blitz

4 years ago, Tom Cruise cemented his status as the world’s biggest action star

Mission: Impossible — Fallout’s Super Bowl spot was more important than you think.

13 years ago, J.J. Abrams unveiled his greatest sci-fi achievement ever

Shaking off the franchise’s reputation as a cult object, the teaser for J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek was a crowdpleasing triumph.

Blockbuster Blitz

17 years ago, Christopher Nolan changed superhero movies forever — with a commercial

At the 2005 Super Bowl, a trailer for Batman Begins reset expectations for the superhero franchise and redefined the entire genre.

The big game
Super Bowl 2022

Super Bowl 2022: Every TV and movie trailer released so far

Watch all the movie and TV show trailers that debuted during the Big Game.

Super Bowl 2022

The Rings of Power teaser proves Amazon is very serious about the streaming wars

Amazon goes to the Second Age in the first teaser for The Rings of Power, the Lord of the Rings prequel series.

Stranger Things

'Doctor Strange 2' trailer may have just confirmed a major Professor X leak

On the biggest night of the NFL, we got a glimpse into the MCU's next big night. Watch the trailer for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'

Check, please!

Do avocado pits keep guacamole fresh? A food scientist chips away at the myth

Spoiler: It doesn’t. But there’s an even more bizarre trick that does work, so keep reading.

Blockbuster Blitz

10 years ago, Marvel changed superhero movies forever with one perfect shot

At end of a 30-second spot, Marvel’s The Avengers delivered the money shot to end all money shots.

Blockbuster Blitz

4 years ago, Tom Cruise cemented his status as the world’s biggest action star

Mission: Impossible — Fallout’s Super Bowl spot was more important than you think.

Retrospective

13 years ago, J.J. Abrams unveiled his greatest sci-fi achievement ever

Shaking off the franchise’s reputation as a cult object, the teaser for J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek was a crowdpleasing triumph.

Blockbuster Blitz

17 years ago, Christopher Nolan changed superhero movies forever — with a commercial

At the 2005 Super Bowl, a trailer for Batman Begins reset expectations for the superhero franchise and redefined the entire genre.

Leg Day Observer

Can athletes weight lift too much? Tom Brady’s workouts trigger a debate

Most in the NFL workout with serious weight — except the league's most famous player.

Ready or not

Super Bowl astronaut Alyssa Carson: What I will miss most when I go to Mars

“I accept the risk."

Foul play

Football concussions have a devastating sexual health outcome — studies

The more you get hit in the head, the worse the results are, the research suggests.

Wubba lubba dub dub

The Rick and Morty Season 4 Episode 6 release date could be revealed at the Super Bowl

Rick and Morty ads usually don't have anything to do with the show, but isn't the Super Bowl the perfect time to announce the Episode 6 release date?

Riggity Wrecked

‘Rick and Morty’ Super Bowl Pringles ad offers a horrifying explanation for Season 4 delay

Have Summer and Rick been trapped inside this Pringles ad the whole time?!

Culture

Super Bowl 2019 Ads Had a Surprising Bone to Pick With Robots: Here's Why

Robots will never, really, be humans. Right, guys? Right? Guys? 

Entertainment

SpongeBob Super Bowl Halftime Show: Why It Was a "Sweet Victory" For Fans

SpongeBob's Super Bowl LIII cameo is a "Sweet Victory" for fans.

Science

Corn Syrup Super Bowl Ad: Why the Corn Industry Isn't Happy With Bud Light