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Fear, Inc.: Beyond the Shadows of the American Haunt Industry
Haunted houses. Extreme haunts. Big scares. Big money. Maybe even big health benefits (when used with caution, of course). Step inside, if you dare. [29.Oct.14]
'Nightbreed: The Director's Cut' Fully Realizes the Director's Vision
This is the release Nightbreed fans have been waiting for. [29.Oct.14]
Snowpiercer Encapsulates Class Warfare In a High-Speed Train
By compressing its revolutionary struggle into such a tightly compressed and void-encircled space, Bong Joon-Ho’s evocative post-apocalyptic actioner becomes furiously kinetic but metaphorically overburdened. [29.Oct.14]
The 10 Best Games/Traps in the 'Saw' Franchise
James Wan and Leigh Whannell didn't start off the Saw series with a focus on the gory "games", but these 10 examples of Jigsaw's various traps explain the franchise's enduring fear factors. [28.Oct.14]
From Time Travel to Sword and Sandal: 'The Planet of the Apes' Films They Almost Made
Love the Apes or hate them, you should see what they almost threw at us! [27.Oct.14]
Reviews
This is the release Nightbreed fans have been waiting for. [29.Oct.14]
By compressing its revolutionary struggle into such a tightly compressed and void-encircled space, Bong Joon-Ho’s evocative post-apocalyptic actioner becomes furiously kinetic but metaphorically overburdened. [28.Oct.14]
While Peter Sellers' role as an Indian man in The Party may represent just another one of his masks, it also does problematize this 1968 film. [26.Oct.14]
John Wick offers you a chance to feel smart about the revenge thriller genre, and to feel okay when you want John (Keanu Reeves) to survive. [24.Oct.14]
By Piers Marchant
Stonehearst Asylum is Interestingly positioned at the crossroads between conceding inmates as fearsome criminals and as victims. [24.Oct.14]
Amounting to one feature-length inciting incident, the low-budget zombie film The Battery will test the limits of even the most devoted horror fans’ patience. [23.Oct.14]
DVD Reviews
This is the release Nightbreed fans have been waiting for. [29.Oct.14]
By compressing its revolutionary struggle into such a tightly compressed and void-encircled space, Bong Joon-Ho’s evocative post-apocalyptic actioner becomes furiously kinetic but metaphorically overburdened. [28.Oct.14]
Mixed Media
News
Features
Love the Apes or hate them, you should see what they almost threw at us! [26.Oct.14]
By Matt Bauer
He's almost single-handedly invented the Blaxploitation film genre, but as his recent collaboration with Heliocentrics proves, Melvin Van Peebles is so much more than simply a filmmaker in command of his craft. [14.Oct.14]
Columns
Simulacra Beat
Haunted houses. Extreme haunts. Big scares. Big money. Maybe even big health benefits (when used with caution, of course). Step inside, if you dare. [28.Oct.14]
Short Ends & Leader
This collection of films is significant in illustrating the development of Mack Sennett's contributions to early film comedy and the lasting effects of Sennett and his troupe. [19.Oct.14]
From The Blogs
James Wan and Leigh Whannell didn't start off the Saw series with a focus on the gory "games", but these 10 examples of Jigsaw's various traps explain the franchise's enduring fear factors. [28.Oct.14]
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