Category Archives: B-Movies

Full theatrical trailer for “Resident Evil: Retribution” features one tough Milla Jovovich.

Alice returns! And as a bonus … an image:

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“1984” Getting A Reboot?

Apparently figuring there’s money to be made from dystopia, Imagine Entertainment (“The Hunger Games“) is planning a remake of the granddaddy of all dystopian sci-fi books, George Orwell’s “1984,” ComingSoon reports this morning. The book, published in 1948, has become … Continue reading

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“Dark Shadows” Trailer Debuts.

Here’s your first look at director Tim Burton’s adaptation of the American 1960s horror soap, which is still well-beloved by fans. My first exposure came during a 1990s reboot starring Ben Cross (“Chariots of Fire“) as the troubled vampire Barnabas … Continue reading

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Five Favorite Film Music Moments.

Because it’s Friday, let’s shake things up a little bit. It’s reader participation time. Here’s my five favorite film music moments from more than 30 years of going to the movies. List your own in the comments and we’ll compare … Continue reading

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Jane Levy, Bruce Campbell Talk “Evil Dead: This One’s Not Funny.

With filming about to get underway in New Zealand on the reboot of the original Sam Raimi-directed canon of zombiepocalypse films, new star Jane Levy and vet Bruce Campbell spent a few minutes talking about what to expect — and … Continue reading

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The Weekend Box Office And The Monday Must-Read.

Good Monday Morning, Everyone. The super-powered teens in found-footage flick “Chronicle” just about took the top spot at the box office over the weekend. They narrowly slipped past the reinvigorated Hammer House of Horror feature “The Woman in Black” starring … Continue reading

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Review: Raiders From Beneath the Sea (USA, 1964)

Name: Raiders From Beneath the Sea Release Date: 1964 Writers: Harry Spalding, F. Paul Hall (story) Director: Maury Dexter Cast: Ken Scott: Bill Harper Merry Anders: Dottie Harper Russ Bender: Tucker Booth Colman: Purdy Garth Benton: Clifford ‘Buddy’ Harper Bruce … Continue reading

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New “American Reunion” Trailer Hits The Web.

Via TotalFilm: Here’s the latest trailer for the long-awaited (by someone) reunion of the cast of the original 1999 raunch comedy, which spawned one in-the-theaters sequel and a seemingly endless run of direct-to-DVD reboots and rebrandings: American Reunion Trailer, posted … Continue reading

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Terry Gilliam’s New Short Film: “The Wholly Family.”

Monty Python alum Terry Gilliam has a new short film “The Wholly Family” that’s due to hit the Web on Jan. 23. The Guardian reports: “It hasn’t been that long since Shane Meadows made a short feature with commercial sponsorship; … Continue reading

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“Pirhana 3DD” Won’t Be Released On UK Screens.

Via TotalFilm: “It seems that the film’s UK distributors, Entertainment Films, aren’t convinced by the merits of another 3D phallus popping out at British audiences, and have instead pencilled in a DVD release on 19 March 2012. To our minds, … Continue reading

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