Check out 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
Despicable Me 2 (animated; voices: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig; also available in 3D; rated… Continue reading New VOD and Streaming Movies, Plus: How to Watch 'The Spectacular Now' and 'You're Next' Before Disc
“You’re Next” was so widely touted as the next big thing in horror that some pundits even predicted it would be the No. 1 movie at the box office this weekend. Instead, it debuted modestly, all the way down in seventh place, with just an estimated $ 7.1 million.
What went wrong? Here are some possible answers:
Hype: Director Adam Wingard and writer Simon Barrett had… Continue reading Box Office: Why Did 'You're Next' Fail to Scare Up Audiences?
Features, Reviews and Interviews
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‘Elysium”s Sci-fi Problem and Why Not Being Futuristic Enough Is a Distraction by Peter Hall
‘Crawl to Me’ Poster Premiere, Plus Five Things You Should Know About the Horror Movie by Rick Marshall
Ten Reasons Why ‘Olympus Has Fallen’ Is This Year’s Craziest Action Movie by Evan Saathoff
You’re Old: ‘The Last Temptation of Christ’ Came Out 25… Continue reading Best of the Week: Questioning the Year's Questionable Sci-fi, Original 'Kick-Ass' Ending, 'You're Next' Giveaway and More