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David Caballero

David Caballero

Freelance Writer

David is a Mexican freelance writer with a deep appreciation for words. After three years in the cold world of Marketing, David quit his desk job and began pursuing a writing career. His work has been featured in publications like Screen Rant, Film Daze, and now, Digital Trends. His novel, A Timely Knight, won the 2020 Watty Award for Science Fiction, and he's currently working on his follow-up, a Steampunk adventure that blends action and romance. Whenever he's not writing, David is usually playing video games (he's currently on the first of many Mass Effect 3 playthroughs) or cooking.

Catherine Zeta-Jones dancing alongside two dancers.

10 best musicals ever, ranked

Cinema has produced many timeless and vibrant classic musicals, but these movies stand as the very best the genre has to offer.
A man whispering something into Don Vito Corleone's ear in The Godfather.

10 movies that should never be remade, ranked

Remakes are very popular nowadays, but some classics should simply not be touched. These 10 movies are timeless gems of cinema and they should never be remade.
Four people stand around in Sky Captain.

Don’t let these 3 March hidden streaming movie gems fly under your radar

With spring looming around the corner, here are three excellent recommendations for all those looking for underrated films to watch this March.
Adam Sandler wears a spacesuit in Spaceman.

The best dramas on Netflix right now

This March, the best dramas on Netflix include fascinating sci-fi character studies, harrowing survival stories, and inspiring, crowd-pleasing biopics.
Batman brooding over a wreckage in The Dark Knight.

10 biggest Oscar snubs ever, ranked

The Academy has ignored countless people throughout its 95-year history, but these Oscar snubs rank among the most egregious of all time.
Paul and Chani looking at each other in Dune: Part Two.

Dune: Part Two’s ending, explained

Dune: Part Two provides a satisfying conclusion to Paul Atreides' quest for revenge while leaving the door open for a potential third film.
Blended image showing the Joker, Maleficent, and Anton Chigurh.

10 best movie villains of all time, ranked

In the pantheon of cinematic villainy, these figures rule with an iron fist, becoming indelible parts of motion picture history with their dastardly deeds.
A shadow of a man stands on a stage in Saltburn.

This massively popular 2023 movie pissed me off. Here’s why you shouldn’t watch it

This popular thriller was one of 2023's most talked-about movies, but I hated it. Here's why you shouldn't watch it.
A man stands in a field in All of Us Strangers.

This 2023 movie should’ve been nominated for Best Picture. Here’s why you should watch it now

One of 2023's best movies is a masterful depiction of longing and loneliness that was robbed of a Best Picture nomination. Here's why you should watch it.
A girl handles a knife in Scream 5.

The best horror movies on Hulu right now

Hulu has a great collection for horror lovers looking to combat February's romantic vibes with a good dose of nightmares to keep them up at night.
Two woman hold guns in Gunpowder Milkshake.

Don’t let these 3 February hidden streaming movie gems fly under your radar

If you're looking for something to watch this February, these hidden streaming movie gems are the perfect choice to spend a great afternoon.
Bill Skarsgård as the monstrous clown Pennywise in "It."

The best horror movies on Netflix right now

If you're not in the mood for romantic comedies this Valentine's Day, how about a great horror movie? Netflix has you covered, thanks to films like It and X.
Henry Cavill as Agent Argylle pointing at someone off-camera in the film Argylle.

With Argylle bombing, has Henry Cavill missed his chance to be a movie star?

Henry Cavill's new spy movie, Argylle, flopped at the box office, begging the question: Has the former Man of Steel missed his chance to be a movie star?
A solider in full armor prepares for battle.

Like Netflix’s Alexander: The Making of a God? Watch these 3 historical movies right now

Netflix's Alexander: The Making of a God depicts the life of the legendary conqueror, and those who enjoyed it would do well to check these epic movies out.
A man looks at another man in Down Low.

The best LGBTQ movies on Netflix right now

We've scoured Netflix's huge selection of LGBTQ+-themed movies to find the best, from Oscar-nominated biopics to comedies, documentaries, and romantic films.
Sofía Vergara in Griselda.

Like Griselda? Then watch these 3 Netflix crime shows right now

Sofia Vergara's Griselda is a riveting crime drama that will keep fans on the edge. Luckily, Netflix has several other shows that can scratch the same itch.
Andrew Scott stands half-turned in All of Us Strangers.

3 biggest 2024 Oscars snubs, ranked

The nominations for the 2024 Oscars came out this Tuesday, and several notable names were absent from what was otherwise a safe and predictable line-up.
A girl sits at a bench in Yes God Yes.

Like Mean Girls? Then watch these 5 free movies on Tubi

The Mean Girls musical just hit theater screens, and these free movies on Tubi share the same DNA, making them ideal for fans seeking similar films to enjoy.
The cast of Everybody Wants Some!! smiling for the camera.

Don’t let these 3 January hidden streaming movie gems fly under your radar

A new year means a new chance to catch up on movies that might have flown under your radar, so make sure to check out these underrated gems this January.
Rachel McAdams and Abby Ryder-Fortson as Barbara and Margaret Simon standing in a department store in Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret.

5 underrated 2023 movies you need to watch in 2024

2023 might be over, but these underrated gems from the past year are absolutely worth your time, and you should pay attention to them in 2024.
Millie Bobby Brown as Princess Elodie wielding a sword in Netflix's Damsel.

8 most anticipated Netflix movies of 2024, ranked

From long-awaited sequels like Beverly Hills Cop: Axel F to original fantasy adventures like Damsel, these are the 8 most anticipated Netflix movies of 2024.
Andrew Garfield and Jesse Eisenberg stand outside together in The Social Network.

3 great movies to watch on Starz in January 2024

Starz has many great movies to watch this January, including a classic from director David Fincher and one of 2023's best comedies.
Gordon Cormier as Avatar Aang in Avatar: The Last Airbender.

10 most anticipated Netflix shows of 2024

Ambitious sci-fi epics, returning period dramas, and live-action adaptations of beloved animated classics are among the most exciting Netflix shows in 2024.
A blonde-haired woman wears a skull mask in The Fall of the House of Usher.

10 best TV shows of 2023, ranked

2023 was great for television, and these 10 shows, from FX's Reservation Dogs to Max's The Last of Us, are the year's best offerings across cable and streaming.
Friends cast sitting together smiling.

10 most underrated Friends episodes ever, ranked

Friends is one of the all-time most beloved sitcoms, but that doesn't mean every episode is as popular. Here are 10 underrated episodes that deserve more love.
Dylan O'Brien and a robot in Love and Monsters

Don’t let these 3 December hidden streaming movie gems fly under your radar

The holidays are upon us, and you'd do well to watch these three hidden streaming movie gems this season.
Alan Ritchson as Jack Reacher from the Amazon Prime Video series Reacher standing outside, looking menacing.

Reacher is the best action show out right now. Here’s why

Reacher season 2 is out on Amazon Prime Video now, and Digital Trends argues it's the best action show streaming right now. Find out why you should watch it.
A woman watches another woman handle flowers in May December.

10 best Netflix movies of 2023, ranked

Netflix produces many original movies every year, but only a few are truly remarkable. These 10 films are among the streamer's best original efforts from 2023.
A man hugs a woman in In Bruges.

This 2008 action comedy is also one of the best Christmas movies ever. Here’s why

This 2008 action comedy starring Colin Farrell is also a great movie to watch during Christmas. Find out what it is and why you should stream it.
Henry Golding and Emilia Clarke as Tom and Katarina looking up in the film Last Christmas.

5 saddest Christmas movies ever

The holiday season is here. But what if instead of watching the usual Christmas classics, you revel in the yuletide blues with five remarkably depressing films?
Joker and several other Batman villains in comic book art for Hush.

5 best Batman villains ever, ranked

The Dark Knight is arguably the greatest comic book character ever, and he has a collection of deranged and dangerous villains to support his claim.
Elon Musk as Wario in a sketch from Saturday Night Live.

Is Elon Musk the worst SNL host ever?

Elon Musk is the richest man alive, but he is also the worst SNL host in recent memory. DT looks back at his hosting stint and examines what went wrong.
Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in a promo image for The Hunger Games Catching Fire.

Why Catching Fire is still the best Hunger Games movie ever

As The Hunger Games: Catching Fire turns 10, we look back at the film, which is not only the best in its saga but also the pinnacle of YA cinema.
A film projector showing a fedora-wearing silhouette with two thumbs down icons.

I hated this classic Steven Spielberg movie everyone loves. Here’s why

Steven Spielberg has directed many masterpieces, and while this beloved movie is among many people's favorites I just can't get behind it. Find out why.