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   
  

Review: DRAGON BLADE, Thrilling Fights And Beautiful Shots, Yet Sentimental To A Fault

Daniel Lee's war drama suffers from too much naivety that cannot be counterbalanced by its technical qualities. Grossing more than $50 million only a few days after its release in local theaters, the Chinese blockbuster revolves around the "true" story... More »
  

Fantastic Fest 2015: Behold, The Short Film Lineup!

Any regular reader knows that Fantastic Fest is boatloads of fun, chock full of great films. And many of those films are short films.Last year, I had such a blast with the slew of shorts programming I attended I can't... More »
By Ben Umstead   
  

THE GIRL IN THE PHOTOGRAPHS Clip Turns Philosophical

Kal Penn waxes philosophical about PCs and Macs in a new clip from The Girl in the Photographs. The film will enjoy its world premiere in the Midnight Madness section at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival. The official synopsis is... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

Hey LA Genre Hounds! Check Out Beyond Fest 2015's Full Slate

With a stat like "the highest attended genre film festival in the US," Beyond Fest has every right to call itself LA's biggest Genre Festival. Well the good folks at all the wonderful organizations that put on Beyond Fest (that... More »
By Ryland Aldrich   
  

STANDOFF Trailer: Laurence Fishburne Is Very, Very Angry

A priest presiding over a funeral is the first one to get shot in the trailer for Standoff. Laurence Fishburne continues firing away, eliminating witnesses until one is left, a bespectacled little girl in a red dress (Ella Ballentine) taking... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

In New SICARIO Clip, Tension Rises At The Border

Tensions are rising all over the world. Europe is facing major challenges in dealing with migrants fleeing horrible situations. Here in the U.S., politicians are stirring the pot on the immigration issue. And in a new clip from Sicario, an... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

First RIVER Teaser Suggests You Should Mind Your Own Damn Business

Hey, I get it. You see something bad going down, your first instinct is to help. That's a good thing, a humane reaction, something we tell our children that they should do. But sometimes, maybe you should mind your own... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

Review: BLIND, A Stunning, Sensitive Ode To The Lonely

What we see: A street in Oslo, Norway. A dress shop. Pedestrians stream on by. Standing inside of the shop is a German Shepard. It Barks. Spittle hits the window. Pedestrians stream on by. What we hear: A woman's voice,... More »
By Ben Umstead   
  

Book Review: THE ART OF SATOSHI KON Makes You Crave More

(Did you know there were Perfect Blue Trading Cards? Neither did I...) Me being a fan of anime director and artist Satoshi Kon isn't exactly a secret. I was very much shocked by his death five years ago, first because... More »
By Ard Vijn   
  

BADOET Trailer: A Creepy Clown From Indonesia

Because you can never have too many horror movies about clowns, Indonesian filmmaker Awi Suryadi has made Badoet. The stylish first teaser, which has been making the rounds, does not require translation because it features no dialogue, just images of creepy people,... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

New BODY Poster Gets Twisted

A new poster for Body goes the iconic route, presenting a very striking image to sell itself. And I'm sold, if the movie lives up to the promotional material. A darkly funny and twisted journey taking place entirely on one unforgettable... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

Morbido 2015: WE ARE STILL HERE, TURBO KID, BASKIN In First Massive Wave, Official Poster Unveiled

¡Dios mío! Today our friends at the Morbido Film Festival are unveiling the first wave of programming for this year's festival. It is a whopper of an announcement. After you are done scanning the massive list of titles, come back and... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

NYC Happenings: "Set It Off: LA Hip-Hop On Film" Revisits 90s West Coast Rap In The Wake Of STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON

As F. Gary Gray's NWA biopic Straight Outta Compton tops the US box office charts for the third straight week -- you can read my review here -- those who enjoyed that film may want to see other films in that milieu,... More »
  

L'Etrange 2015 Ready To Kick Off With New Poster, Trailers, And Guests

France will be electrified starting tomorrow, which is when the 21st edition of L'Etrange Festival kicks off in Paris. It runs through September 13 at Forum des images. The festival has released a new poster (©Dom Garcia), which you can glimpse... More »
By Peter Martin   
  

Smoke Some Kippers, The RED DWARF Bunch Will Be Back For Breakfast

The television grave excavating continues, as a quartet of space misfits slash adventurers make a comeback for more wacky escapades. The rumor about the resurrection of the cult British sci-fi sitcom Red Dwarf had been making the rounds this... More »
By Martin Kudlac   
  

CAMINO: XLrator Media Acquires Action Thriller, Starring Zoe Bell And Nacho Vigalondo

XLrator Media announced today that they will distribute Josh C. Waller's action-thriller Camino. The film stars action star Zoe Bell, who led Waller's last film Raze, and Twitch fave, director Nacho Vigalondo (Timecrimes, Open Windows). Set in 1985, war photographer Avery... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

DEATHGASM: Raise Heavy Metal Horns For The U.S. Theatrical Trailer

Deathgasm is coming to U.S. cinemas and VOD on October 2nd thanks to the brutal folks at Dark Sky Films. They have cut a new trailer that succinctly expresses how bat-shit insane, gory and hilarious this Kiwi horror comedy is.... More »
By Andrew Mack   
  

Feratum 2015 Unleashes First Wave, Led By TURBO KID And THE EDITOR

In exactly one month, the fourth edition of Feratum (October 1-4) will kick off in Tlalpujahua, Michoacán. Let's check out then the films announced so far. The official competitive selection is composed of five different sections: Mexican Features, Mexican Shorts,... More »
  

TANNA Trailer And Photos: Love Fights Tribalism On A South Pacific Island

A man and a woman from warring tribes fall in love on a small island in the South Pacific. What could possibly go wrong? According to Tanna, plenty. The film, directed by Martin Butler and Bentley Dean, will make its world... More »
By Peter Martin   
  
 
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