Few filmmakers demand the attention of audience and critics alike quite like David Fincher. With a career filled with critical darlings, cult favorites, box office hits and misunderstood masterpieces, the one constant is his attention to detail and craft. Few filmmakers showcase this level of technical precision and your average Fincher film is carefully crafted, icy and often cruel. On a purely… Continue reading The Most Spellbinding David Fincher Scenes, from Jump Scares to Murder Mysteries
Maybe the winning team on the finale of “Wizard Wars” aren’t the most magical wizards of them all, but they are most magical wizards of this finale.
They’re also the team that embodies everything “Wizard Wars” judge Penn Jillette looks for in magicians on this show: “You know, this is what the show’s supposed to be. Just amazing … Tricks that would please anyone … Continue reading 'Wizard Wars' Season 1 finale winners: Who are the most magical wizards of them all?
You gotta love Fantastic Fest. Not only do they celebrate some of the world’s best new genre movies every year during their annual September film festival at the Alamo Drafthouse cinema in Austin, Texas, but they do so in the most creatively engaging ways possible. One of the things that separates this festival from all the rest is the lengths they go to strengthen… Continue reading Fantastic Fest: Is This the Most Disgusting Thing Ever Handed Out After a Movie Screening?
We were a little disappointed when we found out that Javier Bardem dropped out of J. C. Chandor’s A Most Violent Year—set during the winter of 1981, one of the most violent years on record in New York City. Bardem knows a thing or two about that kind of brutality (hello, No Country for Old Men). But after seeing the recently released trailer… Continue reading Watch: 'A Most Violent Year' Trailer Reveals One of the Worst Years in New York City's History