scott weinberg

05/16/2014 - 4:49pm
The formula of {Jim Jarmusch + vampires + Tilda Swinton + Tom Hiddleston} should be enough to entice any half-literate horror junkie, but as a film freak who has been a Jarmusch fan since the 1980s, it's exciting to note that Only Lovers Left Alive is the writer/director at the top of his game
05/15/2014 - 11:20pm

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04/30/2014 - 9:00am
The latest collaboration between Gierasch and Anderson is a solid little combo of good ol' occult-based horror nastiness and an appreciable dose of downbeat film noir moodiness.
04/25/2014 - 12:00pm
The Quiet Ones aims to combine an effectively creepy story set in 1974 with a bunch of "found footage" footage that serves no real purpose.
04/24/2014 - 4:00pm
What makes Lucky McKee tackling female-centric horror noteworthy this time around? McKee's latest, which he co-wrote and co-directed with his old friend Chris Sivertson (The Lost), is the funniest film of his career.
04/10/2014 - 2:30pm
The end result is a 95-minute anthology that somehow manages to feel about three hours long. That the filmmakers are going more for "ironic thriller" than full-bore "horror" is not the problem.
04/09/2014 - 11:45am
Not a huge confession here: the "horror / sci-fi" combo is my favorite type of movie.
04/07/2014 - 4:30pm
Jinn is about a nice guy (Dominic Rains) whose wife (Serinda Swan) is abducted by an ancient Jinn.
04/02/2014 - 5:30pm
The "likable nerds who mistakenly conjure a monster" premise is, of course, nothing new, but there's a bit of novelty in seeing it used in LARP culture and, again, the cast does a thoroughly impressive job of making the good gags shine
04/02/2014 - 12:30pm
It's been almost a decade since the rough, tough, and memorably grim Aussie import called Wolf Creek helped to usher in an international wave of graphically intense horror films.