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Director Park Chan-Wook’s (Stoker, Oldboy) The Handmaiden is a visually arresting romance thriller set in 1930s Korea, Kim Tae-ri is Sookee, a con artist who, along with a fellow criminal (Jung-woo Ha) conspire to swindle a fortune from a Japanese heiress (Min-hee [...]
Executive produced by Leonardo DiCaprio, The Ivory Game is a documentary that centers on the horrific universe of ivory trafficking, wherein poachers are constantly in the hunt for what is deemed as “white gold.” Directed by Richard Ladkani (The Devil’s Miner) and Kief Davidson (A Lego Brickumentary), the project features interviews with intelligence operatives, activists, [...]
It’s hard to imagine a director who’s on a bigger hot streak than Denis Villeneuve. Though he’s been working in film since the 1990s, he first gained international acclaim for his 2010 feature Incendies, and then gradually grew momentum with his films Prisoners and Enemy (both [...]
Rachel McAdams proved that she can play a physically and mentally tough protagonist with her work in True Detective, and though she would have been perfect in the Marvel Universe as one of its iconic heroines (Ms. Marvel and Hellcat come to mind), it’s great to see her as part of Doctor Strange’s ensemble.
John Travolta is no stranger to playing hard working, self sacrificing workers (Ladder 49), and now he plays Beau, the head lineman in the upcoming feature Life on the Line.
Beau comes from a family of linemen, unsung heroes who keep the electric grid running and people safe through even the worst of storms. [...]
Don’t Breathe, a $9 million budgeted thriller which scared up over $147 million worldwide, hits Blu-ray and November 29 via Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Directed by Fede Alvarez (Evil Dead), the plot centers on three young thieves (Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette, Daniel Zovatto) who break into the Detroit home of [...]
Pete’s Dragon, a new version of Disney’s classic family film, hits Blu-ray, Digital HD, On-Demand, Disney Movies Anywhere and DVD November 29.
The picture centers on 10-year-old Pete (Oakes Fegley), who claims to be close friends with a dragon that no one else can see. Bryce Dallas [...]
The Twilight Zone, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, and The Outer Limits are the paragons of the anthology series, and thankfully Black Mirror is bringing that genre back in full force.
The connective tissue behind the series centers on the potentially damaging and all-consuming effects technology has on humanity. Whether it’s a laptop or a Smartphone, our [...]
Since its inspired by the H.P. Lovecraft novella At the Mountains of Madness, the upcoming videogame Conarium has a lot to live up to. Lovecraft was a master at horror fiction, and his stories, along with influencing generations of scribes, have been adapted to countless films (including Re-Animator and The Dunwich Horror).
The storyline behind [...]
With films such as Oldboy, Lady Vengeance, and Stoker under his belt, filmmaker Park Chan-wook is known as one of cinema’s most talented visualists. His latest feature The Handmaiden, based on the British novel Fingersmith, expands upon Chan-wook’s mesmerizing and carefully planned aesthetic.