Sunday, January 20 2013
As much as we hate to admit it, these addictive missteps captured our attention in ways cinema shouldn't. Others will condemn them. We can't complain... not at all.
Monday, March 15 2010
Mingling art house sensibilities with a knack for gripping suspense, director Ti West might just be able to get back to the roots of the cinematic horror and save the genre from itself – that is, if no one lets him go direct romantic comedies first.
Thursday, January 7 2010
Looking for something far off the well-beaten mainstream path? Well, step on over to some savory world and outsider independent cinema. It's here where the risks, the experimentation, and the true art lives.
Sunday, May 6 2012
Two amateur ghost hunters get more than they bargained for when they set out to prove that a New England hotel is haunted.
Wednesday, February 1 2012
As Claire thinks through -- and the film shows -- her subjective, isolating, and increasingly frightening experience, you're left to guess if it's "just a story."
Monday, February 1 2010
This is clearly a filmmaker who did his time watching Rosemary’s Baby, When a Stranger Calls and The Hills Have Eyes and expects his audience to have done the same.
Thursday, October 29 2009
While Sam's retaliation offers its own pleasures, her fundamental good-girlness, like Laurie Strode's or Rosemary Woodhouse's, also makes her abuse seem broadly meaningful.
Friday, June 6 2014
The entire first half of this film feels frivolous and unimportant. That is, until Gene Jones shows up.