TCM Classic Film Festival: Cover Girl (1944)

The TCM Classic Film Festival presentation of Cover Girl (1944) was special because, as festival godhead Robert Osborne declared in his typically informed and engaging introduction, it was the one screening for which he had allowed time in his busy schedule to watch in its entirety (it was some pressing matter, no doubt, that demanded […]

The Thing

Synopsis: Antarctica: an extraordinary continent of awesome beauty. It is also home to an isolated outpost where a discovery full of scientific possibility becomes a mission of survival when a creature is unearthed by a crew of international scientists. In the thriller The Thing, paranoia spreads among a group of researchers as they encounter something inhuman […]

Cinema Fearité presents Fright (Dir. Peter Collinson 1971)

In the world of horror movies, there are few potential victims that are more vulnerable than that of the lone babysitter.  Always female, and usually little more than a child herself, the babysitter is left alone with the children in an empty house, and a mysterious stranger inevitably shows up.  In 1971, years before the […]

Coming Soon: The Dictator

Update:  May 24, 2012 A new restricted clip for the film has been released.  Watch it now!!! Update:  May 15, 2012 A new extended scene has been released for The Dictator.  Not that you need any more reason to go and see it–because it is hilarious.  Read the review as well, […]