Brian Truitt, USA TODAY

Brian Truitt

USA TODAY

Washington, DC, United States

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Recent articles by Brian:

Review: Amy Schumer's 'I Feel Pretty' is a Cinderella rewrite on confidence

Romantic comedy 'I Feel Pretty' wrestles with tone but nails the message of a fairy tale with Amy Schumer as a woman finally finding her mojo. → Read More

'Avengers: Infinity War': Everything you need to know about Thanos and the Infinity Stones

'Avengers: Infinity War' supervillain Thanos and the all-powerful Infinity Stones are at the heart of the Marvel movies. Here's how they fit together. → Read More

Why the Marvel movies have surpassed 'Star Wars' in this nerd's heart

With 'Avengers: Infinity War' and 'Solo' looming, I'm forced to admit: Marvel beats 'Star Wars' with consistent quality and fresh storytelling. → Read More

The Mothership podcast: Revisiting the Marvel movies before 'Avengers: Infinity War'

With 'Avengers: Infinity War' on the horizon, it's time to revisit the good, the bad and the Loki of 18 films and a decade of the Marvel universe. → Read More

'Truth or Dare': How a wicked smile became an unnerving horror treat

Instead of having a horror movie villain in 'Truth or Dare,' digitally augmented smiles are used to creep out the audience. → Read More

Every Dwayne Johnson movie character (including 'Rampage'), definitively ranked

Here's the definitive ranking of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's movie characters, from 'Fast & Furious' lawman Luke Hobbs to 'Rampage' animal lover. → Read More

Review: Relentlessly silly 'Rampage' unleashes monster animals and Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson's over-the-top video-game adaptation 'Rampage,' which co-stars Jeffrey Dean Morgan, mutates into a bromance between man and beast. → Read More

10 movies you absolutely must see this summer, from 'Avengers' to young Han Solo

Break out the popcorn, because the summer of 2018 brings the return of the Avengers, Deadpool, the Incredibles and an island full of dinos. → Read More

'Solo: A Star Wars Story': The new young Han Solo trailer is here!

Here's what we learned about Han Solo and Lando Calrissian in the latest (and probably last) new trailer for 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'. → Read More

'Solo: A Star Wars Story': The new young Han Solo trailer is here!

Here's what we learned about Han Solo and Lando Calrissian in the latest (and probably last) new trailer for 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'. → Read More

The Mothership podcast: Let's grapple with our favorite wrestlers in movies

USA TODAY's geek culture podcast gets in the ring for WrestleMania to discuss the best wrestlers-turned-actors, from Roddy Piper to The Rock. → Read More

The Mothership podcast: Let's grapple with our favorite wrestlers in movies

USA TODAY's geek culture podcast gets in the ring for WrestleMania to discuss the best wrestlers-turned-actors, from Roddy Piper to The Rock. → Read More

Why WrestleMania stars John Cena and The Rock make a case for extra movie muscle

John Cena, Dwayne Johnson and Dave Bautista prove pro wrestling is a natural resource for future movie stars. → Read More

Review: The silence is terrifying in John Krasinski's 'Quiet Place'

John Krasinski and Emily Blunt team for taut thriller 'A Quiet Place,' about a family living an extremely quiet life to avoid vicious monsters. → Read More

See Rosario Dawson play a teen's crush in exclusive clip from romantic comedy 'Krystal'

'Love, Simon' star Nick Robinson turns bad boy to win Rosario Dawson's heart in the William H. Macy film 'Krystal.' We've got exclusive video. → Read More

'2001: A Space Odyssey': Book celebrates 50th anniversary of sci-fi movie masterpiece

A new book explores how Arthur C. Clarke and Stanley Kubrick teamed up on the mind-blowing 1968 film '2001: A Space Odyssey.' A 3-star book review. → Read More

All of Steven Spielberg's movies (including 'Ready Player One'), ranked

We make like Indiana Jones and get adventurous in boldly ranking Steven Spielberg's deep filmography. → Read More

'Supernatural' animates the Winchester boys for mystery-solving 'Scooby-Doo' crossover

Hanging with a cartoon dog and his friends is just the latest ambitious episode for the long-running CW horror show. → Read More

Review: ‘Ready Player One’ is a frantic nostalgia trip

Spielberg adventure finds its stars locked in a virtual-reality quest to rule the world → Read More

All of Steven Spielberg's movies (including 'Ready Player One'), ranked

We make like Indiana Jones and get adventurous in boldly ranking Steven Spielberg's deep filmography. → Read More