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Films 

The Not-So-Secret Vampirism of THE NEON DEMON

There has been a lot of conversation surrounding THE NEON DEMON, the latest (and characteristically polarizing) movie from director Nicolas Winding Refn. It’s gorgeous. It’s shallow. It’s haunting. It’s empty. Neither side is “right” – subjectivity is what makes movies work – but despite the frequent reading of THE NEON DEMON as arthouse horror, I’ve […]

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First Look At THE BAD BATCH, The New Film From The Director Of A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT

One of the most fascinating debuts of the last several years has to be Ana Lily Amirpour’s A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT; a black and white Iranian Vampire Spaghetti Western. The avant garde feature made a lot of “best of” lists the year it was released, and film fans have been curious as to […]

Real Life Scares Scary Fun 

The Time Traveling Hipster and Other Possible Examples of Real Time Travel

Father Ernetti’s Chronovisor Father Pellegrino Ernetti was a Benedictine priest, exorcist and supposed inventor of a time travel device known as the Chronovisor. In the book FATHER ERNETTI’S CHRONOVISOR: THE CREATION AND DISAPPEARANCE OF THE WORLD’S FIRST TIME MACHINE, Father Ernetti claims to have traveled back in time to see Christ dying on the cross, […]

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Feast Your Eyes On The Trailer To Nicolas Winding Refn’s THE NEON DEMON

Just ahead of its upcoming Cannes Film Festival debut, a new trailer has just emerged for Nicolas Winding Refn’s latest flick, THE NEON DEMON. It defies explanation, just watch it below. Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn (DRIVE, ONLY GOD FORGIVES) and co-written by Mary Laws and Refn, THE NEON DEMON stars Elle Fanning, Jenna Malone, Keanu Reeves, […]

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Second Stab: Five Movies That Deserved Sequels

If there’s one thing the horror genre is not afraid of, it’s sequels. We all have a love / hate relationship with sequels, we argue the merits of them and, in some cases, will claim that a sequel is superior to the original. Is the first FRIDAY THE 13TH anyone’s favorite? I know mine is […]

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The New Trailer To Eli Roth’s KNOCK KNOCK Is A Tease!

While you may be eagerly anticipating getting a taste of Eli Roth’s next gory main course with THE GREEN INFERNO this upcoming Friday, why not whet your appetite with the next new film he has in store for us? The new 60 second teaser for KNOCK KNOCK, starring Keanu Reeves, Lorenza Izzo and Ana de […]