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Critical Thinking

Actress and well known horror star, Caroline Williams tweeted an article this morning that dovetailed with several previous Cynema posts. Director Brett Ratner called out the dangers of aggregate film score sites like Rotten Tomatoes or the similar Metacritic in an article that devolves into a promo for his upcoming films. You can read it […]

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Throwback Thursday Movie Review: THE THING is a Perfect Blend of Sci-Fi, Horror and Paranoia

“Paranoia is just another mask for ignorance. The truth, when you finally chase it down is almost always far worse than your darkest visions and fears” – Hunter S. Thompson It’s business as usual in the Antarctic, at The National Science Institute research station, U.S. Outpost 31, that is until a sled dog arrives in […]

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Suspension of Disbelief in Film Dysmorphia

Sit through this annoying video up until the 5:00 mark. The fan boy “host” in the above video talks in attention deficit tweets with jump cut “hip” editing to spill out his unabashed respect and love for the CGI technique that brought Peter Cushing back from the grave in the latest “Star Wars” installment, “Rogue […]

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Frankenstein is Not My Name

  At my day job, I dress up in a shirt, tie and polished shoes.  I am not a shirt, tie and polished shoes kind of guy. Therefore, I have found fun little ways to break out of the tie-noose, things like various colors of shoelaces and funky belt buckles.  No, I’m no Wolowitz, but […]

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“Godzilla Meets The Ring” In Ryan Bellgardt’s Monster Movie Gremlin

  We don’t get very many giant monster movies, except for ones that either feature Kong or Godzilla. There’s a new mega monster film, ‘Gremlin’, from  Emmy Award winning director Ryan Bellgardt’s and the trailer has just arrived. The film, described as “Godzilla meets The Ring”, stars Caleb Milby, Katie Burgess, Adam Hampton, Josh McKamie, Rachael Messer and […]

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