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By Brandon Jones On Friday, April 5th, 2019
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‘Pet Sematary’ Review: The ‘jumps’ and Jason Clarke can’t save this creepy remake of Stephen King’s masterpiece

One of Stephen King’s greatest novels gets a 2019 update with a new film, Pet Sematary, starring Jason Clarke and Amy Seimetz. Directed by Kevin Kolsch and Dennis Widmyer, the new film relies on the “jump More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ unapologetically distresses audiences while breaking the horror genre tropes

Jordan Peele’s Get Out was such a massive success that no one expected Peele’s follow-up to measure up, but Us is a truly great film and an entertaining addition to the horror genre. Us begins a mysterious More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, February 17th, 2019
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‘Ma’ trailer teases new Blumhouse project with Octavia Spencer

Everybody’s welcome at Ma’s. But good luck getting home safe. Oscar® winner Octavia Spencer stars as Sue Ann, a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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‘Happy Death Day 2U’ fails at being a ‘slasher film with a twist’

If you’re not a fan of Valentine’s Day, then the release of Happy Death Day 2U on February 13, 2019 may be a matter of perfect timing for you.  But if you want to leave the theater feeling at least entertained More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 4th, 2019
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‘Creature From the Black Lagoon’ star Julie Adams dead at age 92

A Universal Monsters film star, Julie Adams, has passed away at the age of 92. Her son Mitch Danton told The Hollywood Reporter that Adams died early Sunday morning in in Los Angeles, California. While her legacy More...

By Red Diogenes On Monday, January 28th, 2019
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Leigh Whannell will direct ‘The Invisible Man’ as Jason Blum will produce

Universal’s Dark Universe is getting a new lease on life with news that Blumhouse is set to take over with a new version of The Invisible Man. Leigh Whannell, who helmed the horror action flick Upgrade, More...

By Red Diogenes On Friday, October 19th, 2018
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John Krasinski confirmed to be writing ‘A Quiet Place 2’

Easily one of the best films of 2018 is A Quiet Place and news comes that the sequel is moving forward after a mass  box office success. The film was directed by and starred John Krasinski of The Office fame More...

By Guest Author On Friday, October 19th, 2018
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‘Halloween’ ignores countless sequels to be the best film in the series since the original

For those of us who occasionally enjoy an old-fashioned slasher film which requires no critical thinking at all and makes you jump a few times, the latest in the Halloween series should just what the psychiatrist More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 13th, 2018
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‘Night of the Living Dead’ returns to theaters in October

A half-century ago, the living dead had their night, but for decades the inexorable dread of George A. Romero’s “Night of the Living Dead” has been seen only in murky, fuzzy versions. On Wednesday, October More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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‘The First Purge’ continues the government experiment with a violent, higher death toll

Fans of the horror genre may be excited for Independence Day this year because it brings with it the opening of The First Purge, the latest of the Purge film series.  But audiences should be aware that this film More...

By Red Diogenes On Friday, June 1st, 2018
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‘Godzilla King of the Monsters’ ‘Six Billion Dollar Man’ delayed, ‘Shining’ sequel ‘Doctor Sleep’ moved up

Warner Bros. has made a couple of release date announcements, delaying two films, bumping up one film. The biggest news is the Godzilla sequel, Godzilla: King of the Monsters, will now open on May 31, 2019, in More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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‘Truth or Dare’ fails at every scream

Truth or Dare tells the story of a typical group of college students sharing their last Spring Break together in Mexico.  Everyone’s having a good time until they meet a young man who takes them to an abandoned More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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‘A Quiet Place’ balances horror, thrills, a pro-life message and monsters perfectly

A Quiet Place proves that sometimes less is more. Co-starring and directed by John Krasinski, with his real-life wife, Emily Blunt (Sicario, Mary Poppins Returns), the new thriller, horror flick is rocking theaters More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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New York nights for Nerds

Whether you live there or are just visiting, you want your time in New York City to be the best that it can possibly be. The only way to do that is to tailor your experiences to your interests, and for those with More...

By Red Diogenes On Monday, April 2nd, 2018
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‘New Mutants’ heads to reshoots, make it a horror film and Jon Hamm was Mr Sinister

It’s been months since director Josh Boone spoke about the PG-13 rating and tone of New Mutants, an X-Men spin-off, billed as a horror flick. The latest shifts include delays, reshoots, a harder R-rating and More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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Favorite Books of All Time

In an effort to further our knowledge and keep o learning new things, my friend Matt Knouff and I have had a challenge recently where we choose a book, a movie and an album for the other person, which they haven’t More...

By Red Diogenes On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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Director Josh Boone confirms PG-13 rating for ‘New Mutants’

One of the biggest films in flux following the news of the Fox/Marvel/Disney transaction is Fox’s X-Men project: New Mutants. Marketed and billed as a horror film, director Josh Boone offered up some disappointing More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
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‘RiffTrax to Bring a Comedic Take on Romero’s Classic ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Back to Cinemas Nationwide October 25 Only

Just in time for Halloween, movie theater audiences can enjoy a scarily hilarious riff of the movie that kicked off the zombie craze as RiffTrax’s laughter-craftsmen, Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy, and Bill More...

By Stephen Nevets On Sunday, August 27th, 2017
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‘Hellboy’ reboot with David Harbour, Milla Jovovich as Blood Queen renamed

Hellboy will be back, but this time without the subtitle. Hellboy 3, sometimes called Hellboy III, was officially called Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Queen with David Harbour (Stranger Things) set as the titular More...

By Stephen Nevets On Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
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Alice Braga replaces Rosario Dawson in ‘New Mutants’

There’s been a bit of a shake-up with 20th Century Fox’s New Mutants spin-off movie: Rosario Dawson is out, and Alice Braga has stepped in to replace her. The Hollywood Reporter has the news of the More...


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