Tag Archive: Witch


The Good Witch

Catherine Bell (Army Wives) stars as Cassie, a bewitching woman who moves into a mysterious mansion in a small town.  Soon, she opens Bell, Book & Candle, a curiosity shop full of candles, lotions, etc., and is enthralling the children of the local Police Chief (Chris Potter), who believes that she is… Continue reading The Good Witch


 



The opening of Eduardo Sanchez’s hopeful comeback, Lovely Molly, seems to be a nod to The Blair Witch Project, the smash breakthrough that he co-wrote and directed with Daniel Myrick more than a decade ago. The title character (Gretchen Lodge) videotapes herself in close-up, weeping hysterically about something having gone terribly wrong, which was beyond her control. She’s not in the woods… Continue reading 'Lovely Molly' TIFF Review: 'Blair Witch' Co-Director Eduardo Sanchez Plays With and Evolves From the Style He Popularized

Review in a Hurry: Stalled horror concepts have been known to reboot with sequels set in space, often with success (Hellraiser: Bloodline, Jason X). Apollo 18 isn’t officially Blair Witch in Space, but it comes close enough to make us remember what we liked about the whole notion… Continue reading Movie Review: Apollo 18 Is Like Blair Witch in Space, but in a Good Way!

Season of the Witch

14th-century knights transport a suspected witch to a monastery where monks deduce her powers could be the source of the black plague. Studio: Tcfhe Release Date: 06/28/2011 Starring: Nicolas Cage Ron Perlman Run time: 95 minutes Rating: Pg13 Director: Dominic SenaIn a time when the mere accusation of witchcraft was often… Continue reading Season of the Witch

The major theatrical releases coming to home video this week are a real disappointment. ‘Sucker Punch,’ the latest outing by Zack Snyder, is a disjointed exploitation film starring a quintet of scantily-clad girls living in an alternate reality; ‘Beastly’ is an adolescent take on ‘Beauty and the Beast’ that tries to modernize the parable with mixed results; and ‘Season of the Witch,’ a supernatural action thriller in which a motley… Continue reading New on DVD & Blu-ray, Week of June 28: 'Sucker Punch,' 'Barney's Version,' 'Beastly' and 'Season of the Witch'