Gone

Synopsis: In the suspense thriller, Gone, Jill Parrish (Amanda Seyfried) comes home from a night shift to discover her sister Molly (Emily Wickersham) has been abducted. Jill, having escaped from a kidnapping a year before, is convinced that the same serial killer has come back and taken Molly. The police think Jill is crazy and are […]

Film Rant: Dario Argento’s ‘Dracula 3D’

As the years go by it seems ever more likely that Dario Argento will never rescale the inspired heights of his ’70s output, the hysterical horror and steely set-pieces that more than make up for wooden acting, distracting dubbing, and leaden exposition. Mother of Tears had its moments and gave one cautious hope in 2007; […]

Cinema Fearité Presents ‘Deathrow Gameshow’ – 1987’s Other Reality Television Sendup

It’s unclear if Mark Pirro was aware of the Stephen King/Richard Bachman novel that was adapted into The Running Man or if he came up with the Deathrow Gameshow concept on his own.  Either way, now fans have two cool movies from 1987 that predicted America’s compulsive fascination with reality TV – one apocalyptic action movie, and one screwball horror comedy.  And two is better than one.

Cinema Fearité presents Martin (Dir. George Romero 1977)

There’s little argument that George Romero is the king of the zombie film.  His Night of the Living Dead and its sequels have completely revolutionized the horror genre while creating a whole sub-genre.  His name is so synonymous with the zombie flick, that it’s easy to forget that he made other kinds of horror movies.  […]

‘Inside Llewyn Davis’ Is Wildly Entertaining, Even Without A Plot

Synopsis: Llewyn Davis (Oscar Isaac) is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles-some of them of his own making. Living at the mercy of both friends and strangers, scaring up what work he can find, Llewyn’s misadventures […]

Green Zone

Synopsis: Army inspectors discover a huge cover-up while looking for weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Release Date: March 12, 2010     MPAA Rating: PG-13 Genre(s): Drama, Action Film Review Production Where are those pesky WMD’s? Good question. The answer is even better. In “Green Zone” an Army Chief (Roy Miller, played by Matt Damon) leads […]