Hollywood Celebrates Mothers
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Hollywood Celebrates Mothers

I remember reading somewhere that the legendary two-time Oscar-winning actress Shelley Winters once commented that, as a woman, the only way to secure longevity in…

WESTWORLD’s Haunting, Maddening Hunt for the Ghost in the Machine
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WESTWORLD’s Haunting, Maddening Hunt for the Ghost in the Machine

There are spoilers in this. Like the eponymous theme park, Westworld is many things to many people. Is it The Next Great HBO Sunday Night…

IMPERIUM and White Power in the Post-Trump World
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IMPERIUM and White Power in the Post-Trump World

Imperium is the story of a young FBI agent, hungry to make his mark, who transforms himself to fit the mold of an intelligent rising…

Making Friends with the Monsters
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Making Friends with the Monsters

“Why would you watch that?” It’s a common refrain for those of us who have found a pastime in horror. In conversation with friends, family,…

In Defense of Scarlett Johansson in GHOST IN THE SHELL
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In Defense of Scarlett Johansson in GHOST IN THE SHELL

When it was announced Scarlett Johansson was going to star in the live action adaption of Ghost in the Shell the media went in hard…

Revisiting the NIGHT GALLERY
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Revisiting the NIGHT GALLERY

Many people today credit Ryan Murphy with reviving the time-honored anthology series, a genre of television long since thought dead. Murphy has more than confirmed that…

Let’s Talk About THAT Scene in DON’T BREATHE
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Let’s Talk About THAT Scene in DON’T BREATHE

(My esteemed colleague Jon Partridge wrote a terrific review of Don’t Breathe out of SXSW. But, hey, #1 movie in America, I think the site…

The Beautiful Darkness of Winona Ryder
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The Beautiful Darkness of Winona Ryder

Netflix’s horror/thriller series Stranger Things has hands down been the best surprise of the summer, proving far more original and entertaining than anything that has…

5 Cases For GREEN ROOM’s Greatness
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5 Cases For GREEN ROOM’s Greatness

It is largely undisputed, here upon the occasion of writer/director Jeremy Saulnier’s Green Room being released on home video, that it is spectacular cinema. It’s…

Switching Proton Packs for Movie Cameras
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Switching Proton Packs for Movie Cameras

With the much-buzzed about release of the new Ghostbusters, movie lovers are probably finding themselves either revisiting the original classics for the fantastic masterpieces they…