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Blu-ray Review: The Other Side of Madness (1971)

After a moody, dialog-free opening (a trend that will continue for much of the film’s runtime) that shows the Manson family planning the Tate-LaBianca Murders as ol’ Charlie observes, we shift our focus to some wild-ass hippie hootenanny taking place on the outskirts of the Spahn Ranch interspersed with scenes of the Family in court […]

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Blu-ray Review: The Rental (2020)

Friends/couples Mina (Sheila Vand, A Woman Walks Home Alone At Night), Josh (Jeremy Allen White), Charlie (Dan Stevens) and Michelle (Alison Brie, she of the late, great Netflix series GLOW) head out to a loverly rental house situated along a scenic coastline for a lil’ r&r. The one in charge of said dwelling, Taylor (Toby […]

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Avengers Actor Producing And Starring In Upcoming Netflix Thriller

Avengers: End Game actor Anthony Mackie will be both starring and producing Netflix’s upcoming action-thriller The Ogun, Variety reports.   Also produced by Jason Michael Berman, the film centers on Mackie’s character Xavier Rhodes, who takes his teenage daughter to Nigeria to find a cure for the rare genetic condition that he passed on to her. […]

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‘Run’ Is Hulu’s Most Watched Movie EVER After Opening Weekend

    Run, starring Sarah Paulson, continues to break records, nabbing the title of “most-watched” movie ever on Hulu during its opening weekend after premiering on November 20th.   While the exact number of views remains a mystery, according to Deadline, Run has beat out not only Hulu originals but also streaming video On Demand […]

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“Luke Cage” Writer Adapting ‘Forty Acres’ With Jay-Z Producing

Forty Acres, the debut novel by Dwayne Alexander Smith, was published back in 2014. Now, news has come that it’s getting a film adaptation over at Netflix.   The script is from writer Cheo Hodari Coker, who was also behind the streaming giant’s fantastic series “Luke Cage.” And get this, one of the producers of […]

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First Look: A Blind Woman Is The Victim Of A Home Invasion In “See For Me”

We’ve got the first image from the home invasion horror-thriller See For Me, from director Randall Okita and writers Adam Yorke and Tommy Gushue.   “The film follows blind teenager Sophie who is house-sitting at a secluded mansion which comes under attack from thieves seeking a hidden safe. Her only means of defense is an i-phone app called See […]

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Movie Review: The Oak Room (Popcorn Frights Wicked Weekend)

Canadian feature The Oak Room is a lean, gripping, dark thriller with horror overtones that celebrates the art of storytelling. Its settings are two closed bars in isolated locations on bitterly cold nights with snowstorms, with each bar story set a week apart.  Prodigal son Steve (RJ Mitte) returns to his hometown after not bothering […]

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Tony Todd Stars In The Sci-fi Thriller ‘Destination Marfa’

  Los Angeles based Fairway Film Alliance has acquired worldwide rights to the surrealist science-fiction title Destination Marfa. The film follows four lifelong friends who decide to veer off the road and venture into a small West Texas town known as Marfa, where they encounter mysterious lights as the line between reality and fantasy becomes increasingly blurred. Tony […]

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A Woman Finds Herself Trapped And Fighting To Survive A Disaster In ‘Relentless’

    Terror Films has announced the release date for Barry Andersson’s survival thriller Relentless and we’ve got a new clip. Andersson’s desperate tale of tragedy, starring Rachel Weber, will be released this November on multiple Digital Platforms.   In the film, Jennifer (Rachel Weber) is living alone in a large, empty house while struggling with […]

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