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Horror in 2009, Oh How I Miss Thee


A Look Back at the Year in Horror That Was 2009 You know how everyone says how bad horror has been in the last few years? I always respond the same way. The good horror is out there, but you have to dig deep to find it. People poo-poo that statement all of the time

Movie Review: Byzantium (2012)


Residents of a coastal town learn, with deathly consequences, the secret shared by the two mysterious women who have sought shelter at a local resort. Director: Neil Jordan Writer: Moira Buffini (play) Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Gemma Arterton, Sam Riley, Jonny Lee Miller Director Neil Jordan knows a little something about directing great films. His second

Oldboy Remake Trailer Arrives

FilmDistrict just released the first trailer for Spike Lee’s Oldboy remake of the Park Chan-woo classic Korean film, starring Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Sharlto Copley, Samuel Jackson, Bruce Hornsby and James Ransone. I have been juiced for this one for a while now. In theaters October 25, 2013, “Oldboy is a provocative, visceral thriller that

Oldboy to Open in Theaters with Paranormal Activity 5

Spike Lee’s remake of Park Chan-wook’s OLDBOY originally had a release on October 11, 2013, but things have changed slightly and the film will now open on October 25, 2013, going face to face with PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 5. I am curious to see how Paranormal Activity 5 does this year. The franchise seems to be