Toronto 2015 Review: Sono's WHISPERING STAR Is A Hushed-Tone Oddity, Even By Sono's Standards

In a career positively littered with oddball entries, Sono Sion's The Whispering Star may very well prove to be the most oddball, the most niche entry in the director's lengthy canon. And, surprisingly, this is because he chooses the path... More »
By Todd Brown   

Toronto 2015: THE MIND'S EYE: Watch This Clip From Midnight Madness Entry

Leading up to its world premiere at TIFF last night in the Midnight Madness program, EW dropped a clip from Joe Begos' The Mind's Eye. Already a seasoned veteran of the Midnight Madness stage from 2013 and his debut feature film... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Celluloid Screams 2015: THE INVITATION Opens The Fest, And The Rest Are Not So Bad Either

Hey UK! Make your way to Sheffield during the weekend of October 23rd through the 25th if you want to get your fantastic film fix. The Celluloid Screams: Sheffield Horror Film Festival returns to Showroom Cinema for its sixth edition... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Have Your Say: Who's The Best Doctor Who?

Browsing around the Internet, I saw all kind of screenshots from the upcoming Doctor Who series, with people running through a landscape with explosions left and right. "Hm... that doesn't actually look like what I think of, when I think... More »
By Ard Vijn   

IRON SKY 2 Is Looking For A Fat Nerd

Don't you hate it when your crowdfunded epic runs into a snag? When there is a secret ingredient missing? It could be something simple, something that's just lying around, yet would make your masterpiece perfect. Timo Vuorensola, director of Iron... More »
By Ard Vijn   

Helsinki 2015: Watch The Trailer For Japanese Cinematic Stage Play LEGACY OF SOMA - AONORAN

Get a taste from Japan's top theatrical entertainment scene when the Geki x Cine production Legacy of Soma - Aonoran plays Helsinki International Film Festival. If you aren't heading to Finland perhaps the below trailer will suffice. In an effort... More »

Frightfest Presents: UK Festival Adds Three More Titles To Release Slate

The new distribution partnership between the Frightfest Film Festival and Icon Film Distribution, called FrightFlm Presents, has announced three more titles to be added to their lineup. Icon Film Distribution (IFD) and FrightFest, the UK's leading horror fantasy film festival, have... More »
By Andrew Mack   

ARMY OF DARKNESS: Shout Factory's Release Will Top All Before It

If you, like me, are an avid Evil Dead franchise fan (The Sam Raimi Years) then the number of versions and formats of Army of Darkness you must have in your collection have raised some eyebrows from friends in the past.... More »
By Andrew Mack   

THE EDITOR: Canadian Theatrical Dates And The Canadian Only Blu-ray Covers

The latest cult film offering from the lads at Astron-6 is the Giallo inspired horror fest The Editor is coming to a cinema near you this Friday. That is, if you live in Ontario, Canada. I do not know what... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Now On Blu-ray: CRYSTAL LAKE MEMORIES, All The Survivor Girls, All The Jasons, Some Of The Nudity

Daniel Farrends' 2013 documentary film Crystal Lake Memories The Complete History of Friday the 13th was released on DVD and Blu-ray last week. It is in essence a visual companion piece to Peter Bracke's 2006 book by the same name.... More »
By Andrew Mack   

I KILL GIANTS: Zoe Saldana Joins Anders Walter's Graphic Novel Adaptation

The Wrap is reporting that Zoe Saldana (Star Trek and Guardians of the Galaxy) is joining the cast of Anders Walter's adaptation of Joe Kelly and Ken Niimura's graphic novel I Kill Giants. She joins Madison Wolfe, the young actress chosen... More »
By Andrew Mack   

MADRE de DIOS: Tristan Risk Is The Latest Offering In Gigi Saul Guerrero's Next Short Film

Gigi Saul Guerrero and Luchagore Productions are at it again with with crazy horror goodness in her new short film Madre de Dios (Mother of God). The Vancouver-based Mexican Canadian filmmaker got together with cult actress Tristan Risk (American Mary... More »
By Andrew Mack   

THE FORBIDDEN ROOM Trailer: What Do Baths, Flapjacks And Volcanoes Have In Common? Guy Maddin!

To dream the volcanic dream... to flap jack the un-flap-jackable air...Canadian avant-garde darling Guy Maddin has teamed up with Evan Johnson to co-direct the phantasmagoric menagerie The Forbidden Room, a pulp adventure infused layer cake of cinematic WTFs and pure... More »
By Ben Umstead   

Ronda Rousey Will Be Nice Until It's Time Not To Be Nice In MGM's ROAD HOUSE

Variety is reporting that MMA fighter Ronda Rousey will join MGM's re-imagining of Road House, a bit of a cult hit from 1989 starring Patrick Swayze. In the original Road House Swayze starred as Dalton as a bouncer hired to come... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Fantastic Fest 2015: The Final Wave Of Films Hit

The final wave of films for the 2015 Fantastic Fest has come crashing down on the collective heads of cinephelia with a raucous fervor. Or something of such extreme ilk...Anyway, more treats are in store for those headed to the... More »
By Ben Umstead   

Have Your Say: Tell Us Your Greatest Movie Anecdotes Ever!

This is a true story. Though I wasn't there when it happened, I fully trust the source. You may even know it already, as I've told it before on this site in abbreviated form. The reason I'm about to tell... More »
By Ard Vijn   

FRANCESCA: Watch The Trailer For Argentinian Giallo Horror Flick

The Argentinian Giallo horror flick Francesca will make its World Premiere at the Sitges Fantastic Film Festival in October, from the 9th to the 18th. Francesca will compete in the "New Visions" category and for the "Best Latin American Production" award. We... More »
By Andrew Mack   

TURBO KID: Join The Directors, Cast And Producers For Tonight's Twitter Party

Turbo Kid hits On Demand today in the U.S. and you can join the directors, cast and crew for a Twitter party tonight at 9pm EST (6pm PST). Film directors collective RKSS will join cast, crew and producers to answer fans... More »
By Andrew Mack   

Pretty Packaging: SPACE DANDY SEASON 2 Brings More Bling, Baby!

Earlier this year, Scottish distributor Anime Ltd. released the first 13 episodes of Space Dandy, Watanabe Shinichirô's unbelievably irreverent yet unbelievably good-looking series. At the time I mentioned what a nice catch it was for the young company, and how... More »
By Ard Vijn   

THE LOBSTER: UK Trailer For Yorgos Lanthimos' Latest Is Silly And Weird

Riding off favorable buzz at this year's Cannes, Dogtooth director Yorgos Lanthimos' The Lobster is coming to the UK and Ireland on October 16. While the US currently doesn't have a release scheduled, the below trailer is our first real... More »
By Ben Umstead   
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