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BECKY Interview: Directors Jonathan Milott And Cary Murnion On Their Approach To The Home Invasion And Revenge Subgenres

In 2014, directors Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion presented their debut feature, Cooties (starring Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson and Alison Pill), a humorous take on the zombie subgenre with infected kids and their teachers as the victims. Later on, in...

Review: THE MEG, Jason Statham Vs. Giant Prehistoric Shark

2018 has been a great year for big budget monster movies. Audiences have already been attacked by giant robots in Pacific Rim: Uprising and mutated wildlife in Rampage, and the trend continues with director Jon Turtletaub's latest feature, The Meg....

Stanley Film Festival 2015 Interview: Directors Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion Talk COOTIES

[Cooties directors Jonathan Milott, left, and Cary Murnion, right. Photo by Jessica Bartnhouse/Wicked Bird Media.]Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion have gone from sentient boobs to creating a good horror comedy to zombie children. Next, they'll terrorize Jane Levy on set this...

Stanley Film Fest 2015: COOTIES Will Open Colorado Fest

We've made it pretty clear we are big fans of the Stanley Film Fest over the last few announcements of the Film Lineup and the Events Lineup. Today brings one more piece of news and it's that Cooties will be...

THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK at Jason Reitman's Live Read

George Lucas' refusal to let sleeping dogs lie has confused the essence of Star Wars since the film's 20th anniversary in 1997, when Lucas re-released the trilogy with his first installment of effects revisionism. Now, one can't even watch...

Sundance 2014 Review: COOTIES Delivers Bloody Laughs

What happens when the creator of Saw and Insidious teams up with the creator of Glee? Cooties happens, a gleefully bloody crowd pleaser of a horror-comedy weighted more towards the comedy end of the spectrum blessed with a sterling cast...

COOTIES: Check The Poster And Stills For The Sundance Selected Horror Comedy

What happens when the creators of Saw and Glee team up? Cooties happens, that's what, the new horror comedy written by Leigh Whannell and Ian Brennan soon to premiere at Sundance with Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson, Alison Pill, Jack McBrayer,...

HESHER Blu-ray Review

Lionsgate Home Entertainment:Loud music. Pornography. Burning stuff to the ground. These are a few of Hesher's favorite things. And they are what Hesher (Joseph Gordon Levitt) brings into the lives of TJ (Devin Brochu) and his father, Paul (Rainn Wilson)...

[UPDATE: PULP FICTION, JACKIE BROWN Added] Lionsgate Home Video Kicks Into Overdrive For Fall: HESHER, THE CROW, MIMIC, TRAINSPOTTING Blu-rays Coming Up

[See late additions Pulp Fiction and Jackie Brown at the bottom.  No pre-order links yet for those.]Following up on my enthusiastic announcement of Peter Jackson's Dead Alive coming to Blu-ray, a new batch of highly anticipated Blu-rays have appeared on...

Joseph Gordon Levitt Lets His Hair And Tattoos Do The Talking In This Clip From HESHER

Comic-con is a strange place sometimes, a place where - increasingly - PR people flood en masse not because they have something comic themed or even particularly appropriate to the crowds there but simply because there are lots of people...

Sundance 2010: HESHER Has A Home. SPLICE To Follow?

Good news from Sundance with word that Newmarket Films has just picked up the rights to Spencer Susser's Hesher. The feature debut from the director of stunning zombie short I Love Sarah Jane, Hesher has been one of the more...

Sundance 2010: First HESHER Footage Online!

Though it is, sadly, not a trailer I have just come across a Meet The Artist feature on director Spencer Susser, much loved around these parts for his zombie short I Love Sarah Jane and about to make his feature...

Sundance 2010: Joseph Gordon-Levitt Goes Pyro In The First Stills From HESHER

By this stage of things the fact that we here at ScreenAnarchy are deeply smitten with the work of Spencer Susser should be old news.  His zombie short I Love Sarah Jane - embedded below - is simply a brilliant...

I LOVE SARAH JANE Director Spencer Susser Making Feature Debut With HESHER

As anyone who has been paying any sort of attention can tell you, Australia is undergoing a major boom in film production right now - particularly smart, high concept genre film.  And the most visible leaders of this wave are...