David Cronenberg and Stephen King team up for the eerily prophetic ‘The Dead Zone.’
An alien invasion movie can come in any shape or size. Sometimes, the aliens are friendly, like in E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial or Arrival. Sometimes, they’re horrifying, as in Xtro or The Dark. And sometimes, not even the audience can tell the difference. That’s the case with the 1977 schlockier Prey.
This week, the latest movie in the recent trend of sequels/reboots of classic flicks hits the screen with The Predator. It seems like a good time for Cinema Fearité to take a look at the beloved creature feature that kicked off the franchise, 1987’s Predator.
Event Horizon is more than one of the most terrifying science fiction horror movies, it’s full of Easter eggs that pay homage to other science fiction movies.