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‘Simple Creature’, A Modern Retelling Of ‘Frankenstein’, Coming To DVD

  Simple Creature, a new modern retelling of Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein, is preparing for its release later this month. Directed by Andrew Finnigan, the story centers on a young woman, saved after a brutal bus accident, but her life is no longer her own. In the film, techie college student, Em (Carollani Sandberg) heads home […]

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Ten Horror Films Actually In Need Of A Remake

The list of really good to near-perfect horror flicks that have been given the remake treatment in the last two decades is staggering, and doesn’t appear to be slowing down any time soon. ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’, ‘The Fog’, ‘Halloween’, ‘Fright Night’, and so many others have been remade, reworked, or rebooted for a […]

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First Images Unveiled For The Remake Of 1962’s ‘The Brain That Wouldn’t Die’

Remakes are everywhere these days, but most are centered around movies that everyone has seen, like The Mummy. One directer is going the less traveled route. Derek Carl is remaking the 1962 film The Brain That Wouldn’t Die and we have the first images.     In the new film, written by Hank Huffman, a brilliant transplant […]

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Who Ya Gonna Call Out?

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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Universal Hooks A Writer For The Creature From The Black Lagoon Reboot

    With The Mummy approaching its theatrical release, Universal is moving forward with the next addition to their new shared monster universe. Deadline has revealed that Universal has hooked a writer for The Creature From the Black Lagoon.  Aquaman scriptwriter Will Beall will pen the reboot/remake of the 1954 classic that starred Richard Carlson and Julie […]

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