Film

The Action of ‘Rampage’ Squeaks to the Top of the Box Office

Rampage squeaked to number one but there was a surprise contender in the mix. Check out how our predictions compared to the final box office numbers.

Takashi Miike’s ‘Blade of the Immortal’ slices and dices, but it could use a trim

Takashi Miike’s been one of the biggest shock jockeys of Japanese cinema for eons. Ichi the Killer (2001) was a high-splatter mark for lovers of extreme gore, and Miike’s output has … Continue reading Takashi Miike’s ‘Blade of the Immortal’ slices and dices, but it could use a trim

‘Mudbound’ is a fascinating, moving film

Mudbound is a fascinating, moving film from director Dee Rees. Set in the deep south during the forties, this adaptation of Hillary Jordan’s 2008 bestseller is deeply affecting but not … Continue reading ‘Mudbound’ is a fascinating, moving film

Road To Justice League: Long & Winding & Obstacle Filled

The road to the about-to-be-released Justice League film has been a long and winding one. Long and winding and fraught with bumps and pitfalls and massive industry, cultural, commercial and … Continue reading Road To Justice League: Long & Winding & Obstacle Filled

Tarkovsky’s Trance: TIFF Retro Explores the Work of an Austere Master

Just seven. Seven features over twenty-four years. That’s the sum of Andrei Tarkovsky’s output. Each one is a starkly entrancing masterpiece, evidencing a unique metaphysical vision. They’re about as far … Continue reading Tarkovsky’s Trance: TIFF Retro Explores the Work of an Austere Master

Creations of Chaos: April and the Extraordinary World

On this edition of Creations of Chaos, it’s the science fiction Steampunk fantasy of your dreams. It is the indeed extraordinary April and the Extraordinary World.

God’s Own Country

Francis Lee’s debut feature God’s Own Country finds its soul in the rugged English countryside, bleak and affecting. Getting raves on the indie circuit, it’s a stark romance about a … Continue reading God’s Own Country

31 Days of Horror 2017: Willard and Ben

  Rats are terrifying, of that there is no doubt.  Just the sight of one at a store or restaurant will cause us to never visit the establishment again, and … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2017: Willard and Ben

31 Days of Horror 2017: Creations of Chaos: Coraline

What if you could have everything your heart desired? There is only one little catch, you need to sew buttons into your eyes and be willing to lose your soul. … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2017: Creations of Chaos: Coraline

31 Days of Horror 2017: The Car

Getting your first car is a threshold into becoming an adult, a freedom that every kid craves, we love our cars here in America – but what happens when our … Continue reading 31 Days of Horror 2017: The Car