Tag Archive: movies


Why are there so few horror movies coming out in October?

That’s a question we asked last year after noticing Carrie was the only horror movie set to hit movie theaters in a Halloween-loving month that used to be swamped by scary movies. It just seemed strange that no one was taking advantage of that dearth of horror movies by releasing something – anything – in… Continue reading Is April the New Month for Horror Movies?

Our resident VOD expert tells you what’s new to rent and own this week on the various streaming services such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu, and, of course, Netflix.

Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $ 3-$ 10, in 24- or 48-hour periods

August: Osage County (drama; Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts; rated R)

Grudge Match

stars who need a hitApril is the cruelest month, and not just for T.S. Eliot.

At the multiplex, throughout April, we’re in for a brutal, Darwinian survival test for several A-list stars of yesteryear — from Kevin Costner to Nicole Kidman to Jude Law — all of whom are currently on the comeback trail. Some of them may end the month on their way back to… Continue reading Can These 7 Stars' Careers Be Saved by April Movies?

Who are the Schmoes, and what exactly do they know?

The Schmoes are a couple of regular guys, Kristian Harloff and Mark Ellis, who–like you–are the people for whom movies are made. Each week, we’re posting brand new video from the Schmoes that’ll give their spin on a given movie topic.


In honor of this week’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the Schmoes… Continue reading The Schmoes Know Movie Show: The Top 5 Postcredit Scenes in Marvel Movies

Check your calendars, readers, it’s time for another Poster-Crop Quiz. This week was a bit of a challenge. We wanted to honor Captain America: The Winter Soldier, but a Marvel-movie poster quiz has been done and the specific lineage of Cap movies, prior to 2011, is short and embarrassing. Therefore we have decided to pay homage to this sequel’s seasonal secondary title.

We have gathered posters from 10… Continue reading Poster-Crop Quiz: Can You Guess These Movies with a Season in the Title?