At one point or another we’ve all probably been in a slightly similar scenario to the one at the start of The Invitation, a new horror movie from Karyn Kusama (Jennifer’s Body, Girlfight). An old friend you haven’t seen in a few years has a gathering and you really don’t want to go, but you do purely out of a sense of obligation and guilt… Continue reading 'The Invitation' is a Haunting, Modern Horror Story About the Viral Nature of Bad Ideas
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American Horror Story: Season 3 – Coven (DVD)
Back in 2004 there was a brief hiccup in the world of movies when a partnership between Pixar and Disney began to fall apart due to its leaders (Steve Jobs at Pixar and Michael Eisner at Disney) not seeing eye to eye when it came to the future of the blossoming animation giant. The ensuing tension caused Disney to briefly launch its own… Continue reading See Fascinating Concept Art from the 'Toy Story' Movie That Never Happened
There is no shortage of great moments in Bob Clark’s holiday staple that would have been worthy of an improv performance. However, the crew from Improv Anywhere could only pick one – and they settled on the infamous “tongue frozen to the flagpole” sequence from early in A Christmas Story.
Rather than perform outside, our three young actors take the scene to a… Continue reading Watch the 'Christmas Story' Frozen-Tongue Scene Re-created on a New York Subway
The Mule may not be the type of movie you’d expect from Leigh Whannell, who wrote Saw, Dead Silence and Insidious and has cowriter, costar and executive producer credits here. It’s not a horror movie, rather it’s a crime thriller (and dark comedy) about a simple man trapped in a hotel room by police officers who are trying to get him to evacuate the… Continue reading Leigh Whannell Talks the True Story Behind 'The Mule,' Writing Its Grossest Scene, and More