Film Review: The Heroic Trio 2: Executioners (1993) by Johnny To and Ching Siu Tung

Film Review: The Heroic Trio 2: Executioners (1993) by Johnny To and Ching Siu Tung Shot in the same year with the original, “Executioners” included the same cast, and Johnny To in the director’s seat, having added though, Sean Lau and Takeshi Kaneshiro in the cast, and Chin Siu Tung ...

Hulu in October: Here’s Everything Coming and Going

Hulu in October: Here’s Everything Coming and Going Hulu is out with its list of everything new coming and everything leaving the streaming service in the month of October. Highlights include seasons four and seven of “90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 ...

Everything Coming To Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max, Hulu And Amazon Prime In October

Everything Coming To Netflix, Disney Plus, HBO Max, Hulu And Amazon Prime In October It’s almost spooky season, and the various streaming services are making sure that subscribers have got plenty of great horror content for all ages available to watch this Halloween. Given the current ...

Wondering Why You Recognize That Scary Music in Ratched? It's Pulled From a Classic Thriller

Wondering Why You Recognize That Scary Music in Ratched? It's Pulled From a Classic Thriller Image Source: Everett Collection Netflix's Ratched includes a few callbacks to iconic horror properties that came before it. This story, based on Nurse Ratched from One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, ...

Hulu New Releases: October 2020

Hulu New Releases: October 2020 October is officially spooky season and it’s nice to know that some streaming services (*cough*Disney+*cough*) are taking that responsibility very seriously. For its new releases in October 2020, ...

Hulu Announces Over 100 New Movies/TV Shows For October

Hulu Announces Over 100 New Movies/TV Shows For October We’re now just over halfway through September, so let’s turn our attention to what’s coming to Hulu next month. Every October, the streaming service celebrates “Huluween” by adding a bunch of new ...

Monstrous – Official Trailer and Poster

Monstrous – Official Trailer and Poster Monstrous Available On Demand and DVD August 11 Starring Anna Shields (The Executioners), Rachel Finniger, Grant Schumacher, directed by Bruce Wemple Something is out there. Sylvia, a lonely ...

Watch This: Scream wasn’t the first slasher whodunit

One week a month, Watch This offers movie recommendations inspired by the week’s new releases or premieres. Because it’s Horror Week here at The A.V. Club, we’re highlighting some of the best unsung ...

Drive-In Dust Offs: Happy Birthday To Me (1981)

Aging much better than a freezer burnt, half eaten cake, Happy Birthday to Me (1981) stands out as one of the better ones from the golden era of slashers, when the major studios weren’t afraid to ...

Review: “St. Ives” (1976) Starring Charles Bronson And Jacqueline Bisset; Warner Archive Streaming Service

By Don Stradley Charles Bronson was 55 at the time of “St Ives” (1976). He was just a couple years past his star-making turn in “Death Wish”, and was enjoying a surprising run of success. I say ...

Polly Bergen obituary

Award-winning actor who starred in Cape Fear, she was also a dynamic entrepreneur Versatility can be a curse, but in the case of Polly Bergen, who has died aged 84, it was a blessing. She was never ...

Polly Bergen Dead: Actress and Singer Dies at 84

Polly Bergen Dead: Actress and Singer Dies at 84 Polly Bergen died of natural causes at the age of 84 on Saturday, Sept. 20, the Associated Press reports. The actress and singer was surrounded by her family and close friends at her home in ...

Box office report: 'Apes' conquers, 'Boyhood' starts strong

Box office report: 'Apes' conquers, 'Boyhood' starts strong If this weekend’s number one movie Dawn of the Planet of the Apes — the second entry in the rebooted Apes franchise — has a spiritual sibling in the original series of films, it is 1972′s Conquest of ...

The Best and Worst Advice Laff Filmmakers Have Ever Received

The Best and Worst Advice Laff Filmmakers Have Ever Received With the 20th La Film Festival now underway (until June 19), Indiewire sent out questionnaires to filmmakers with films screening at Laff asking them a variety of questions as part of the How I Shot ...

Cinema Retro Special Report: Paul Talbot On The Making Of Charles Bronson's "The Evil That Men Do"

By Paul Talbot The poster screamed: “Most criminals answer to the law. The world’s most savage executioner must answer to Bronson.” Since the late 1960s, Charles Bronson’s name on a marquee was a ...

'The Exorcist': 25 Things You Didn't Know About the Terrifying Horror Classic

"The Exorcist," released 40 years ago this week (on December 26, 1973), is widely regarded as the scariest movie ever made, but after four decades, two sequels, two prequels, and countless spoofs, is ...

Spiderbaby's Terror Tapes: 'Happy Birthday to Me' With Lesleh Donaldson

Spiderbaby's Terror Tapes: 'Happy Birthday to Me' With Lesleh Donaldson J. Lee Thompson is an auteur – he’s an amazing director with a personal sense of style, usually low-key and humorous, and actors love working with him. With films like The Guns of Navarone (1961), ...

TCM Film Fest Begins Thursday With Barbra Streisand’s Funny Girl

Tinseltown is ready to greet film fans from around the world again for the 2013 TCM Classic Film Festival. Beginning this Thursday, April 25 and running through Sunday, April 28 in Hollywood, the ...

Greatest Slasher Films (1970 – 1990)

The definition of a slasher film varies depending on who you ask, but in general, it contains several specific traits that feed into the genre’s formula. Author Vera Dika rather strictly defines the ...

The White Buffalo – The DVD Review

In 1976 Italian movie mogul Dino De Laurentiis unleashed his heavily promoted King Kong to eager audiences. Though a modest success, the remake was trashed by critics and, especially in light of Peter ...

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