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Cynema is not a film review series.  Ghostbusters 2016 got a lot of shit before it was released. This article is a companion piece to my previous “Critical Thinking” essay. Ghostbusters 2016 is not funny and as a result I will argue that it’s really not a movie. The trailer holds a record for most […]

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‘Ghosts Of War’ Drafts Billy Zane And Three Others

  The supernatural thriller, Ghosts of War has drafted four new actors to add to their cast, including Billy Zane, Alan Ritchson, Kyle Gallner, and Shaun Toub, Variety reports. The four will co-star alongside Brenton Thwaites (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, (pictured below)), Theo Rossi (Sons of Anarchy), and Pitch Perfect’s Skylar […]

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SCREAM’ Drops Tracy Middendorf…And Rest Of Cast?; Season 3 Equals New Cast, New Plot..New Show?

MTV’s slasher remake of Wes Craven’s SCREAM ended last in bloodshed and horror with last October’s Halloween Special. The TV-movie came after a suspenseful season of the fan-fav show. Past criticisms of the show, such as the very low bodycount totals, were put to rest with the film as it brought a hefty six corpses […]

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Sarah Paulson Joins Cast of Amazon’s Craigslist Murder Movie, LOST GIRLS

  She has dealt with witchy girls, slept cheek by jowl with “freaks”, inhabited a haunted hotel, and even prosecuted a double murderer. But now Sarah Paulson will step into the skin of Mari, the mother of a young woman named Shannan, who is one of many escorts and prostitutes to fall victim to a […]

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Special Agent Dale Cooper Returns In New Twin Peaks’ Teaser

The highly anticipated return of Twin Peaks’ just received yet another returning cast member: During a teaser released by SHOWTIME just recently, Kyle MacLachlan, a.k.a FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper, has been unveiled to be returning for the network’s Twin Peaks’ revival. Upon MacLachlan’s casting he now joins fellow returning cast members Sheryl Lee, Sherilyn […]

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Tonya Kay Cast In Soska Sister Blood Drive PSA Film

Joining the cast of yet another film part in the Soska Sister’s annual Blood Drive PSA is Tonya Kay (Bastard, Puppet Master: Axis Termination, Amityville Terror). Joining Patricia Chica’s short “The Cholas” as the lead opposite to fellow genre moguls Tiffany Shepis (Syfy’s 12 Monkeys), Devanny Pinn (House Of Manson), Phillip Friedman (Insidious)  and Eileen […]

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Painkiller Jane Movie Adaption Casts Its Lead Role

  When she had a brush with death while undercover, New York City police officer Jane Vasko not only recovered, she became unstoppable as Painkiller Jane. The film adaption of the ‘Painkiller Jane’ comic has been in the works for a while. Now, it seems they have found their star, Jessica Chastain.     Chastain […]

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The House of Screaming Death – The Identity of The Architect is Revealed

The folks at Lightbeam Productions and Pat The Bull Films have been somewhat mum in regards to their upcoming horror anthology, The House of Screaming Death, but they do have a bit of exciting news to share. Ian McNeice (From Hell, White Noise, The Black Dahlia) has joined the project thus finally answering the question […]

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Puppet Master Axis Termination’ Nabs Tonya Kay In Lead Role

Puppet Master: Axis Termination’ receives another major update as Tonya Kay joins the cast. The 11th installment in the ever spawning franchise that followed the storyline of a litter of puppets out for blood will return with series helmer Charles Band returning in his director’s chair once again. Kay joins the cast with two other […]

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