One of my favorites to come out of Sundance this year is Damien Chazelle‘s Whiplash, which stars Miles Teller as a young jazz drum prodigy trying to endure his abusive instructor played by J.K. Simmons. It’s hands down one of the most tense
It's been a decade since South Korean writer/director Jang Joon-hwan's debut feature, Save the Green Planet!, an amalgamation of almost every genre swirling around a mentally unstable central character affected by his traumatized past; while, Hwayi: A Monster Boy plays out like a typical action film, the central character's storyline possesses a number of similarities with that of Save the Green Planet! as Hwayi (Yeo Jin-gu) struggles to cope with his own trauma-filled past while slowly uncovering the sinister secrets behind his upbringing.
Suburban Gothic is the sophomore feature for writer-director Richard Bates Jr., and although the tone is decidedly different than his first film, Excision, the unique visual style is much the same. Favoring comedic antics and funny dialogue over gore, this is a lighter horror film, but still manages to be a fun and entertaining ride and yet another solid entry into Bates’ filmography.
Although it’s not saying much, I thought Uwe Boll‘s 2009 film Rampage was one of his best, so I was slightly interested to find out a sequel has not only been made, but will be coming out next month. Rampage: Capital Punishment
Set in a ’70s version of the future, Jack Plotnick‘s Space Station 76 was one of the stranger, more humorous films I saw at SXSW this year. The film stars Patrick Wilson, Liv Tyler, Matt Bomer, and Marisa Coughlan as
A new full length trailer for Justin Simien‘s satirical comedy Dear White People has been released after the overwhelming amount of positive feedback on the first teaser. The film stars Tyler James Williams, Tessa Thompson, Teyonah Parris, Brandon P. Bell, Kyle
The first teaser trailer for Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2 has been released, and although Matthew Lillard won’t be joining them, much of the cast of the original will be back including Devon Sawa (where’s he been?), Adam Pascal, James Duval and Michael Goorjian (coming back from the
The first teaser trailer for Dan Gilroy’s directorial debut Nightcrawler has hit online, which sees star Jake Gyllenhaal asking for a job in the most intense way possible. There’s not too much known about the plot at this point other than Gyllenhaal plays a
Magnet has released a new poster for the upcoming horror film Honeymoon, written and directed by Leigh Janiak and starring Rose Leslie (Game of Thrones) and Harry Treadaway (Penny Dreadful). This creepy little body horror film happened to be one of the highlights of SXSW
Mondo has announced they will be making more than just amazing posters and soundtracks on vinyl with their first set of toys, which will be showing at this year’s Comic-con.
TWC has released the first trailer for the upcoming WWII drama The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as famed mathematician Alan Turing, who was a code cracker for the Brits. The film is directed by Morten Tyldum (Headhunters) and also stars Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode
The first trailer for the upcoming science fiction mind bender Predestination has been released, which sees Ethan Hawke working as a temporal agent, preventing crime from occurring by traveling through time. Sarah Snook plays a new agent in training who’s learning the
This week on the show Adam and Kevin review Michel Gondry's Mood Indigo and Dan Bush's The Reconstruction of William Zero. Adam also gives his thoughts on the recently released The Purge: Anarchy. This episode is sponsored by Spoilericity.