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  • 1 month ago | Film and TV

    It's rare for a franchise, especially in the horror genre, to actually get better as it progresses — doubly so if the final part of said progression is a TV series. Yet in six-part miniseries form, currently airing on the you-didn't-know-you-had-i...

  • Jean-Claude Van Damme never appeared in any of the official sequels to Kickboxer, but he's back for the remake, albeit in the mentor role of an incongruously Belgian Muay Thai master living in Thailand. Still in fantastic shape and...

  • Presumably hoping to broaden his acting credibility beyond roles like Rick Flag and RoboCop, Joel Kinnaman gamely plays an awkward single dad in this drama conveniently opening opposite Suicide Squad. It's a gambit that almost works; for...

  • The Mind's Eye ought to hit the sweet spot for fans of early David Cronenberg, the more violent X-Men comics and the kinds of indie horror movies Larry Fessenden always cameos in, as he does again here. Set in the late ‘80s/early...

  • Stephen King has written the apocalypse enough times that he was bound to repeat himself eventually. Tod Williams’s decade-too-late adaptation of King’s 2006 novel about zombiegeddon-by-cellphone already has to deal with the fact that...

  • If you're going to cast the talented Sara Paxton in your horny-dude comedy and make her character urinate on the dance floor, slip in her own piss and then puke in a guy's mouth, there had better be a damn good reason. Sadly, the only one in...

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