Indie

Tribeca 2021 Review: AGNES, Exorcism, Anger, Faith, and Sandwich Dissection

What does it mean to have faith? What does it mean to be driven insane? These two questions might come from very similar places in the human psyche. This is especially true for those with little power or agency over...

Review: 12 MIGHTY ORPHANS, Fighting Discrimination, One Sport at a Time

Luke Wilson and Martin Sheen star in a Texas-set period drama, directed by Ty Roberts.

THE BOY BEHIND THE DOOR Trailer. Debut Horror From Duo Charbonier And Powell on Shudder This July!

The Boy Behind the Door, the feature film debut of writing and directing duo David Charbonier and Justin Powell is coming exclusively to Shudder on Thursday, July 29th. Shudder released the trailer for this horror flick yesterday and while we're...

A DIM VALLEY Trailer And Poster Premiere For Indie Film, Out This July!

If you're in the mood for something a little etheral and even a little evokative keep an eye out for Brandon Colvin's third feature film A Dim Valley. An official selection at the Raindance, Sidewalk, and Charlotte Film Festivals the...

Udine 2021: Far East Film Festival Unveils Packed Hybrid 23rd Edition

To the delight of Asian Cinema fans the world over, the Far East Film Festival has announced a packed 23rd edition, which will take place in the beautiful Italian city of Udine in a hybrid format, with all films screening...

Trailer: Gonzo Takashi Miike Is Back With THE GREAT YOKAI WAR: GUARDIANS!

It's been a while since we've seen the crazy side of legendary Japanese director, Takashi Miike. While he has slowed down his absurdly prolific pace a bit over the last decade, it's always nice to see a bit of the...

Review: George A. Romero's Recovered THE AMUSEMENT PARK Shocks Even Today

Director George A. Romero's horrifying 52-minute 'informercial' stars Lincoln Maazel, Harry Albacker, and Phyllis Casterwiler. It will be available to stream on Shudder as of Tuesday, June 8.

Another Gaze Presents Films by Palestinian Women, Online and Free

"The movies are like a machine that generates empathy", Roger Ebert once said. While I would argue that this applies to any art form, the ease with which movies travel has meant we have come to know and view the...

2021 Chattanooga Film Fest Announces Full (Virtual) Lineup Of Features, Docs, & Amazing Events!

The Chattanooga Film Festival is back in just a couple of weeks, and this version, just like their last, is set to be all virtual. However, that hasn't stopped them from creating an impressively stacked lineup of features, documentaries, and...

Watch This Exclusive And Violent Clip From DEATH IN TEXAS

Scott Windhauser's thriller Death in Texas is in cinemas and on VOD starting today. We have an exclusive clip, courtesy of distributor Vertical Entertainment, to share with you.   In the clip our central character Billy Walker appears to have...

Ivan Kavanagh's SON Premieres on Shudder on July 8th

With the theatrical and physical release of Ivan Kavanagh's new film Son come and gone in the Spring Shudder announced yesterday that it will premiere on the streaming service on July 8th.    This will be one of many highlighted...

DEMONIC: Countdown to The Official Trailer Has Begun

The countdown is on for the release of the official trailer for Neill Blomkamp's shot in secret horror flick Demonic. The trailer will premiere elsewhere, tomorrow morning and we will be able to share it with you at 2pm EST. ...

Shorts with Riz Ahmed, Williams Jackson Harper, and More at Palm Springs

I'm sure our readers are aware of my love of short films. Not only are they great to watch, they are a great way for filmmakers to tap new sources of creativity. Sometimes a story works best in a short...

AGNES Teaser: The Devil Hides Where It Wants to Be Found

Nunsploitation is a much beloved subgenre of horror film, one that teases and exposes the many hypocrisies of the Catholic Church's attitude towards women. I'm glad to see a filmmaker like Mickey Reece pervoerbially tipping his toes in this particularly...

SHOPLIFTERS OF THE WORLD, Unite And Win a Blu-ray

RLJE Films is releasing Stephen Kijak's drama/comedy Shoplifters of the World on DVD and Blu-ray today. We have two Blu-rays to give away to our readers in the U.S. Look below for your chance to win a copy this week.  ...

ARROW's June SVOD Lineup Led by CHOPPING MALL, TWINS OF EVIL And ZOMBIE

The folks at Arrow Video continue to make a strong case for signing up for their ARROW streaming service. They consistently bring wonderful genre delights each month and June is proving to be no exception.    Next month subscribers to...

The Spice Flows Through Arrow Video: DUNE 4K UHD Leads A Busy August Lineup

Another year, another paycheck whisked away by Arrow Video's prodigious lineup. This August the cult home video juggernaut takes no pity on collector's with a robust slate that includes David Lynch's Dune (UK/US/CAN) in 4K UHD, Adam Rehmeier's Dinner in America...

Friday One Sheet: THE (Animated) FRENCH DISPATCH

It has been over a year since The French Dispatch (of the Liberty, Kansas Evening Star) was to premiere at the 2020 Cannes Film Festival. After numerous date changes and the typical COVID release dance seen for major titles, the...

DEADLY ILLUSIONS: Greer Grammer Wants to Make Dermot Mulroney Pay

Anna Elizabeth James' drama thriller Deadly Illusions will be released on many digital platforms next Tuesday, June 1st. We have been asked to share an exclusive clip with you this morning.    In it, we see Greer Grammer (Yes, daughter...

WEREWOLVES WITHIN: Check Out The Official Trailer And Poster

With Tribeca right around the corner and the theatrical not too far behind we now have the official trailer and poster for Josh Ruben's horror whodunit Werewolves Within, written by Mishna Wolff.   After a proposed pipeline creates divisions within...