Managing Editor and host of the Screen Rant Podcast, Ben Kendrick is a graduate of the New School’s Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing program, with an emphasis in fiction. Ben has been passionate about movies ever since standing in line for a midnight showing of Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade when he was eight. Thanks to a background in creative writing, Ben is drawn to films that make story and character a priority; however, that doesn't stop him from enjoying a range of Hollywood offerings - from blockbuster action flicks to campy so-bad-they're-good B-movies. Follow Ben on Twitter @benkendrick, visit his personal website for info on his fiction work, and subscribe to his (humorous) five guys watch The Bachelor podcast.
Articles by Ben Kendrick
During Comic-Con 2016, Warner Bros. unveils the first trailer for the Wonder Woman solo movie starring Gal Gadot. Watch it online now!
Injustice 2 creator Ed Boon says that the DC movie and TV universe has inspired moves, character designs, and costumes in the 2017 fighting game.
We explain the complicated and surprising backstory of Star Trek Beyond’s new villain, Krall (played by Idris Elba).
Following divisive reviews of Batman V Superman, the Ultimate Edition has arrived. Does the extended cut improve upon the theatrical release?
Total Geekall #28: A Suicide Squad set visit preview – including what we saw as well as never-before-heard details from DC’s anti-hero movie.
Total Geekall #27: We discuss the Game of Thrones season 6 finale and the best fan theories we want to see come true in season 7.
If Batman V Superman was about the burden of being a hero, producer Deborah Snyder says Justice League will be about the purpose of being a hero.
Total Geekall #25: We report on our visit to the Justice League movie set – including what we saw, and what to expect from DC’s team-up.
Director Zack Snyder confirms Darkseid’s uncle, and elite Apokolips general Steppenwolf as the main movie villain of Justice League.
Following the fateful conclusion to Batman V Superman, we breakdown just how much Man of Steel viewers should expect in the Justice League movie.
At E3 2016, Sony and Insomniac Games have revealed the fan-favorite studio is working on a triple-A Spider-Man game – exclusive to PS4.
Total Geekall #23: We review of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows – and the film’s iconic additions: Bebop and Rocksteady.
Total Geekall #22: We discuss Marvel’s Civil War II comic book event as well as Captain America’s ‘Hail HYDRA’ reveal.
Monster Trucks director Chris Wedge pokes fun at his film’s ‘crazy story’ – and promises a family adventure packed with heart and high octane action.