Type: Event | Date: Sunday, Sep 13, 2009
Type: Post | Date: Friday, Apr 5, 2013
The Universal Monsters have loomed large in the imaginations of my kids even before they saw a single film about them. There are Frankenstein and Dracula and Creature From The Black Lagoon toys in the house, and there...
Type: Post | Date: Wednesday, Jun 17, 2009
James Whale's 1935 "Bride Of Frankenstein" is a masterpiece, an accident of genre cinema that retains every bit of its transgressive power now, undulled by over 70 years between when it was made and now. Only a ...
Type: Article | Date: Sunday, Sep 30, 2012
It's one thing to make a successful horror movie, but it's an exceptionally rarer achievement to make a sequel that is as scarily effective as the original. With "Paranormal Activity 4" and "Silent Hill...
Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Jan 26, 2010
It's been interesting to listen to the conversations about "Splice" in the few days since I saw it. Reactions have been fairly evenly divided, and the people who don't like it aren't really runnin...
Type: Post | Date: Monday, Jul 2, 2012
If physical media is dead, why does this fall look so good on Blu-ray? I hate the way the industry is rushing to try to convince people that they don't need physical media anymore because of the magic of streaming ...
Type: Post | Date: Saturday, Oct 23, 2010
Because a couple of people vaguely asked for it... the Motion/Captured Podcast is back. I kid, but I genuinely appreciate all the kind e-mail and messages you've sent me asking about this podcast, and I als...
Type: Gallery | Date: Saturday, Dec 31, 2011
While no horrifying trends dominated the red carpet this year, there was still plenty of room for fashion disasters (we're looking at you, Christina Aguilera). Here's a look back at some of the best and worst looks of...
Type: Gallery | Date: Wednesday, Feb 23, 2011
So far awards season has already had some fashion hits and nightmarish misses (Helena Bonham Carter, enough said), but this Sunday at the Academy Awards we can expect highs and lows befitting the big event. We hav...
Type: Gallery | Date: Sunday, Sep 30, 2012
When a new director is brought on for the sequel to a visionary classic like Danny Boyle's "28 Days Later," the results don't often live up to the original. But Spanish director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo manag...