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Review in a Hurry: Bring the wee bairns and the wizened pappy, ye sods. This Pixar film may not boast… Continue reading Movie Review: Brave Is No Incredibles—but See the Latest Pixar Flick Anyway, Because: Bagpipes!

Review in a Hurry: Former smuggler Chris Farraday (Mark Wahlberg) is pulled into one last job to keep his screwed-up brother-in-law Andy (and by extension, the rest of the family) out of danger. An unusual sort of heist movie in which the heist itself keeps changing, Contraband makes… Continue reading Movie Review: Contraband's Dark Turn Spoils an Otherwise Fun, Sleek Heist Flick

Review in a Hurry: The devil is back for the umpteenth time to wreak havoc on shaky cams everywhere…It must be January at the multiplex. Aren’t we tired of all these demon possession flicks yet? Well, sure and truthfully, most of it is tired, but this found footage… Continue reading Movie Review: The Devil Inside, the Scariest (and Only) Mockumentary Horror Flick You'll See This Week

Review in a Hurry: Martin Scorsese does a family film? Not exactly. While there’s nothing inappropriate on display, how many of the kids out there do we really think will be excited by a cinematic history lesson about French film pioneer Georges Melies? Answer: only the cool ones… Continue reading Movie Review: Don't Call Hugo a Kids Flick

Tough Guy Action Flick Crosses with a Vampire

August 23, 2011

Millennium/Nu Image, the house of Conan the Barbarian and The Expendables, picked up a new untitled spec script from writer Paul Sloan.

Mixing action and horror, the film, according to THR’s Heat Vision “centers on a team of mercenaries whose search for a missing person in the jungles of Cambodia becomes a descent into the heart of darkness as they confront the dark force of