James Wan
Features // 4 Articles
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 7 Articles
Blogs // 5 Articles
News // 2 Articles
//Features

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2013
18 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM

As home video spins off into various immediate options -- streaming, simultaneous theatrical and digital release -- there are still many gems to uncover in the increasingly obsolete format.

The Best DVDs of 2011
8 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

With the continuing rise of Blu-ray, this year sees a lot of repeat entries. Just because they're here again, however, doesn't mean they're any less special.

//Columns

The Ethics of Death-Defying Media
26 Apr 2015 // 9:30 PM

Furious 7's path to the screen is emblematic of the ways in which film and other media defy (and define) death as images develop lives of their own.

//Reviews

'Furious 7': When Cars Fly
3 Apr 2015 // 7:00 AM

Cars parachute into the Caucasus, cars plunge off cliffs, and perhaps most dauntingly, soar from one of the Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi.

'The Conjuring' Is a Haunting, Elevated
22 Oct 2013 // 3:10 AM

By shifting it's point of view from a hapless family to a pair of seasoned demon hunters, The Conjuring ends up being a pleasantly frightful experience.

//Blogs

The 10 Best Car Chase Films
2 Apr 2015 // 5:00 AM

As Furious 7 rapidly approaches, it's time to look back on the 10 films that created our concept of the car chase and its place in the modern action effort.

Ten Years Later, the Original 'Saw' Still Satisfies
30 Oct 2014 // 5:00 AM

The first Saw is really a whodunit. The next six are all about the "why".

//News

'Furious 7' Hits $1.15 Billion at the Box Office, Sets Mark for Universal
20 Apr 2015 // 5:22 AM

LOS ANGELES — “Furious 7” finished atop the box office for the third consecutive weekend with an estimated $29.1 million in ticket sales in the U.S. and

Kevin Bacon adds a degree with 'nerd' hero of 'Death Sentence'
31 Aug 2007 // 2:42 AM

LOS ANGELES -- It is almost impossible to sit next to Kevin Bacon in a Los Angeles hotel suite without silently playing the parlor game

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

// Sound Affects

""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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