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In Memoriam: The Five Best Wes Craven Films Of All Time

8/31/2015 10:50pm EDT
Wes Craven
The film world has lost one of its legends. Horror master Wes Craven died Sunday, August 30, 2015 after a battle with brain cancer.

To say his loss is massive is an understatement – nobody in horror history was more prolific, beloved and utterly creative than Craven. From Freddy Krueger to Ghostface, "The Hills Have Eyes" to "The Last House On The Left," Craven made great cinema.

And while a lot of his films went on to be remade to much lesser effectiveness, it was the cool of Craven that made a film he wrote and directed such an original experience.

So in loving memory of the man w...
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'We Are Your Friends' Tanks At The Box Office

8/31/2015 9:39am EDT
Box Office Flop: Zac Efron's 'We Are Your Friends' Had One Of Th
Zac Efron's latest film, "We Are Your Friends," debuted over the weekend with one of the worst wide-release openings in U.S. box office history.

The film took in a paltry $1.8 million in 2,333 theaters, making it the fourth-worst film debut since 1982, reports BoxOfficeMojo.com. There were predictions that the film would make $10 million over the weekend.

What films did worse? "The Oogieloves in the Big Balloon Adventure" (2012), "Delgo" (2008), and the "Saw" tenth anniversary release in 2014.

"We Are Your Friends" centers on an aspiring DJ who falls in love with his mentor's girlfriend ...
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Check Out 'Boulevard,' Starring Robin Williams, On Digital Now, DVD And Blu-ray Sept. 1

8/30/2015 6:50am EDT
Boulevard
In "Boulevard," Nolan Mack (Robin Williams) and his wife, Joy, wake up under the same roof each morning, their separate bedrooms underscoring the disparate worlds they're living in.

Nolan's disconnection carries on in his job at the bank, where even a promotion cannot seem to lift the emptiness that permeates his life.

His emotional journey begins to unfold when Nolan encounters a troubled young man. Nolan finds himself forced, for the first time, to confront the loneliness of his longtime marriage.

While bravely risking every relationship in his life, Nolan opens himself to an incredibl...
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Check Out 'Mad Max: Fury Road' On Digital Now, DVD And Blu-ray Sept. 1

8/29/2015 5:23am EDT
Mad Max Fury Road
Haunted by his turbulent past, Mad Max (Tom Hardy) believes the best way to survive is to wander alone.

Nevertheless, he becomes swept up with a group fleeing across the Wasteland in a War Rig driven by an elite Imperator, Furiosa (Charlize Theron).

They are escaping a Citadel tyrannized by the Immortan Joe (Hugh Keays-Byrne), from whom something irreplaceable has been taken.

Enraged, the Warlord marshals all his gangs and pursues the rebels ruthlessly in the high-octane Road War that follows.
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New Star Wars Teaser Is 15 Seconds Of AWESOME

8/28/2015 5:15pm EDT
'The Force Awakens' -- Latest Trailer Promises Epic Lightsaber D
A new teaser featuring just 15-seconds of footage from "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" was shared on the official Star Wars Instagram page on Thursday, revealing the answer to one of the biggest questions about new bad guy Kylo Ren (Adam Driver).

The short clip begins Andy Serkis' voice-over from the first teaser trailer as the forces of the evil First Order gather on an as-yet-unnamed ice planet.

A shot of Rey (Daisy Ridley) follows; she stands with everyone's favorite new droid BB-8 on what appears to be a different planet than the only one we've seen her on so far, the desert planet Jak...
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Forgotten Friday Flick - A Blake Edwards Movie 'Skin Deep'?

8/28/2015 12:15pm EDT
Forgotten Friday Flick - 'Skin Deep'
With the summer season slowing down and movies going back to the mundane, if felt time for a little laughter pick me up courtesy of one sincerely missed funnyman – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today’s selection is a memorable mix of colorful comedy and thoughtful drama from a director and lead actor who created some of the funniest work in the business. It’s a tale of a depressed writer and lothario who tries to drown his personal and professional sorrows in booze and babes – and hilarity ensues. Not to worry about the theater lights being too dim, as this one truly glows in the da...
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Movie Reviews: Two Indy Films To Check Out This Week

8/27/2015 12:15pm EDT
Movie Reviews: 'Blood Punch' / 'When Animals Dream'
What happens when the typical action/horror scenario gets a fresh twist – anything! We’re delving into the land of repeat kills and coming of age monsters to see if there is hidden gem movie gold in the non-Hollywood hills. See encapsulated reviews of "Blood Punch" and "When Animals Dream" below!

Title: "Blood Punch"

Stars: 3

Genre: Drama / Action

Cast: Milo Cawthorne, Olivia Tennet, Ari Boyland

Director: Madellaine Paxson

Rating: Not Rated

Running Time: 104 Minutes

Release Company: Midnight Releasing

Website: www.bloodpunchthemovie.com

"Blood Punch" takes a Tarantino styl...
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DVD Review: 'The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe' - Worth The Money?

8/27/2015 11:00am EDT
DVD Review: 'The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe'
Ready to delve into the private life of the world’s most famous blonde? Then follow us as we check out the new to DVD flick "The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe" out now from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. We see if there are secrets to be had below.

Title: "The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe"

Grade: 2 1/2

Cast: Kelli Garner, Susan Sarandon, Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Director: Laurie Collyer

Rating: Not Rated

Runtime: 180 minutes

Release Company: Lionsgate Home Entertainment

Website: www.lionsgateshop.com

The Flick: Not knowing a ton about Marilyn Monroe, but having seen a ton of way t...
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Tom Six To Release More Controversial Films?

8/27/2015 10:00am EDT
'The Human Centipede' Filmmaker Tom Six To Release More Controve
You can’t keep a controversial filmmaker down! Looks like famed writer/director Tom Six, the mad genius behind the trilogy of "The Human Centipede" films, is going to be digging up his archives for those who just can’t wait for new ways to be shocked. The former film is aptly titled "What the F**k?!" – the synopsis via the official press release is below!

"The Human Centipede" trilogy director Tom Six will release one of his earlier Dutch films for the international market. "What The F**k?!" is an hilarious black comedy about famous Dutch singer “Dries Roelvink” who is kidnapped by hi...
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Melissa McCarthy Stands With The 'Girl Power' Army Working On 'Ghostbusters'

8/26/2015 2:23am EDT
Ghostbusters
That upcoming Ghostbusters reboot starring Melissa McCarthy has already earned a ton of negativity online- and just for the crime of having four women in roles formerly played by four men. Well, according to People, the cast and Crew of Ghostbusters are fighting back in the form of a tweet.

On Tuesday, McCarthy posted a picture of her, her Ghostbusters co-stars Leslie Jones, Kate McKinnon and Kristen Wiig, and a couple dozen crew-members- all of them women! The four main Ghostbusters stars are standing in front, holding a banner proclaiming “Girl Power” and the rest of the crew are holding...
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