Captive State

Set in a Chicago neighborhood nearly a decade after occupation by an extra-terrestrial force, Captive State explores the lives on both sides of the conflict – the collaborators and dissidents. Director: Rupert Wyatt Writers: Erica Beeney, Rupert Wyatt Stars: Vera Farmiga, John Goodman, Machine Gun Kelly

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“Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets” (2017): Too Much Style Over Too Little Substance

Without a doubt, Luc Besson knows how to make a lavish, astonishing, cinematic big screen event films but continues to struggle to connect with the characters and hitting key emotional beats within the story being told. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets excels at being visually striking and exciting, rousing eye candy full […]

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[Podcast] — Kong: Skull Island (2017) — Episode 206 — Horror News Radio

Legendary continues their MonsterVerse with the release of Kong: Skull Island, following up the American version of Godzilla (2014). With director Jordan Vogt-Roberts at the helm, the film is a B-movie picture with an A-movie cast and budget, including increasing Kong’s size to become over 100 feet tall. It may be the best big dumb […]

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“Kong: Skull Island” (2017): Gigantic Trailer Promises King-Sized Thrills

Monster movies: Do they get any bigger than KING KONG? Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures ares preparing for an update to the classic creature with KONG: SKULL ISLAND. And they’re going large. He is now a huge beast of a monster, preparing for his inevitable team-up/battle in the announced Godzilla in KING KONG VS GODZILLA […]

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“10 Cloverfield Lane” (2016): Refreshing, Riveting and Remarkable

The first thing 10 Cloverfield Lane does is draw its audience  into its surprisingly intimate tale, shakes every member a little senseless and then drops them  off just as lost as the film’s lead, Michele (Mary Elizabeth Winstead). The result is an outstanding, memorable experience. The story forces its audience to be as paranoid, puzzled […]