Friday One Sheet: 1923
The star-system is not quite dead. Today we are stepping out of the usual 'movie poster' space, albeit looking below, you would never know it. 1923 is prequel series to long-running (and highly franchise-able, apparently) neo-western Yellowstone. Helen Mirren and...
Japanese Film Festival Australia 2022, Free Online Program to Savour This February
The JFF (Japanese Film Festival) of Australia is kicking off their wonderful offering of over-long genre efforts and/or super Indie Drama for free to punters this February! Recent and classic titles dot the online only line-up, surely something for everyone...
Korean Sci-Fi Series DR. BRAIN: Be Smart, Watch Trailer Now
How smart do you have to be to be called "Dr. Brain"? We're about to find out. The sci-fi series Dr. Brain will be the first Korean-language series from Apple TV+ when it "premieres globally on Thursday, November 4 (Wednesday,...
Review: BILLIE EILISH: THE WORLD'S A LITTLE BLURRY, How to Remain Independent
Together with Samantha Stark's 'Framing Britney Spears,' R.J. Cutler's doc spells out the perils and pleasures of maintaining independence as a creative artist.
Friday One Sheet: NOCTURNE
Yellow is the new pink. After the bold and original poster for Brandon Cronenberg's Possessor dropped, I commented on the re-appropriation of yellow from the 'Sundance Indie Dramedy' to art-house horror film space. Here is the poster for Zu Qurike's...
Terror Films Expands Digital Offerings in Deal with Playnow Media
Horror distributor Terror Films has made a move to expand the digital footprint of their growing library of titles in a new partnership with Playnow Media, according to an official release. The deal with Playnow Media offers the upstart label...
Blu-ray Review: WOMEN MAKE FILM: A CINEMATIC ROAD MOVIE THROUGH CINEMA
When a publicist contacted us about reviewing writer-director Mark Cousins' latest series, Women Make Film: A New Road Movie Through Cinema, I was ecstactic. As a filmmaker, I've been devouring his excellent The Story of Film at home on DVD ---...
Crunchyroll Unveils More Original Anime Series
As part of a balanced viewing diet, I enjoy a healthy smattering of anime shows; just this morning, for example, I watched episodes from three different shows, including my current favorite, Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!, available in the U.S....
THE STRANDED Trailer: Tsunami Survival Turns Spooky in Thai Series
Just when you thought it was safe to survive a tsunami, things turn spooky. A new trailer for The Stranded sets up a desperate situation, in which teens somehow survive a calamitous tsunami and find themselves stranded on an island....
Now Streaming: INTO THE DARK: PILGRIM, Let's All Be Grateful, Or Else
Reign Edwards stars; Marcus Dunstan and Patrick Melton rain down Thanksgiving terror in a holiday horror piece of candy.
Now Streaming: WOUNDS May Never Heal
Armie Hammer, Zazie Beetz and Dakota Johnson star in an absorbing horror drama, directed by Babak Anvari.
Now Streaming: STAND MY HEROES, PHANTASY STAR ONLINE 2 and Z/X CODE REUNION All Adapt to Mixed Effect
Three more shows debut in the Fall 2019 anime simulcast season.
Now Streaming: TRUE COOKING MASTER BOY Debuts, FOOD WARS! Returns For FOURTH PLATE
Two series have been added to Crunchyroll's fall simulcast lineup.
Now Streaming: FURIE, Don't Make a Vietnamese Mother Mad
Veronica Ngo Thanh Van stars; Le-Van Kiet directs.
ASSASSINS PRIDE Trailer: Don't Make Me Have to Kill You
Set to debut as a simulcast in the U.S. on Thursday, October 10, via Crunchyroll (and also HiDive), Assassins Pride is an anime adaptation of a fantasy light novel series. A new trailer gives a sense of what's in store. ...
Now Streaming: GOLIATH S3 Finds Gold in a Dry Valley
Billy Bob Thornton returns as a dogged attorney who takes on Dennis Quaid and more menacing rich people.
Now Streaming: SHANGHAI FORTRESS, China Will Save the World, We Hope
Lu Han and Shu Qi star as brave warriors battling alien invaders in director Teng Hua-Tao's sci-fi tale.
Now Streaming: UNDONE, When Your Animated Life Comes Apart, Brilliantly
Rosa Salazar and Bob Odenkirk star in the animated series from creators Kate Purdy and Raphael Bob-Waksberg ('BoJack Horseman').
Now Streaming: TIGERS ARE NOT AFRAID Returns to Haunt on Shudder
Writer/director Issa López's dramatic horror-fantasy stars Paola Lara, Hanssel Casillas, Rodrigo Cortes, Ianis Guerrero, and Tenoch Huerta.
Shudder Sets Halloween Season Streaming Screamers
What with Halloween and other pagan rituals, October is always a big month on the horror calendar, so it's no big surprise that streaming service Shudder will be unleashing big titles during the month. Still ... ! The widest-known titles...