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Forgotten Friday Flick: The 1983 Horror/Sci-Fi 'Nightmares'

9/25/2015 12:20pm EDT
Even though there’s still time to carve the pumpkin, hang the ghosts and ghouls, and get a costume that kills, all hallows eve is right around the corner and it’s time to prepare – welcome to Forgotten Friday Flick! Today we’re going back to 1983, a time when horror was fun and anthology flicks were thankfully running rampant. Trying to cash in on tales of terror that were proving to be box office gold, this outing had some very memorable movie moments that gave it the scary spice. Man vs. machine (arcade game to be exact!), the dangers of nicotine addiction, an auto battle of good vs. e...

Robert De Niro Digs Deep In 'The Intern'

9/25/2015 10:00am EDT
Robert De Niro Digs Deep For His Character In 'The Intern'
Robert De Niro's work in the Nancy Meyers comedy The Intern might be his best of this millennium. For the first time in many years, he strips away his usual De Niro mannerisms and digs deep to inhabit the role of Ben Whittaker, a sweet widower who comes out of retirement to intern at a startup company.

De Niro's Ben is sensitive, funny, and charming with an old-fashioned sense of professionalism. He thrives on maintaining his independence and finding purpose in his old age, which comes across in his self-assured, yet humble personality. Given his nature, it’s no surprise that Ben immediate...

Films To Check Out At The Vancouver International Film Festival

9/24/2015 12:10pm EDT
VIFF 2015
Film Fest time via Vancouver! That’s right, my film father and Canadian correspondent Michael Coleman located in the great city will be checking out movies via the Vancouver International Film Fest 2015 for all those looking for international insight! That’s my proud pop – take it away Daddyo!

What do 375 films, from 70 countries, in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, in just over two weeks equal? The 34th annual Vancouver International Film Festival 2015 taking place Sept. 24 through Oct. 9 (go to for more details!) is on and it is my pleasure to give you a sn...

Wait Until You See This Pic Of Robert Pattinson!

9/23/2015 3:34pm EDT
Robert Pattinson Grows Beard, Looks Nothing Like Edward Cullen O
Robert Pattinson is looking very scruffy these days, and his facial hair is a far cry from the clean-shaven Edward Cullen. According to OK! Magazine, Rob was spotted on set of his new film, The Lost City Of Z, over the weekend, and fans couldn't believe how unkempt he looked! Rob is filming with actor Charlie Hunnam, Belfast, Northern Ireland, and both men have clearly changed their appearances for their respective roles.

Check out the photos below!

Charlie Hunnam and Robert Pattinson make one handsome pair on set!


Three Independent Movie Reviews To Check Out

9/23/2015 12:15pm EDT
Movie Reviews: 'The Green Inferno' / 'Pay The Ghost' / 'The Keep
Trick or treat, smell my feet – how about a movie good enough to eat! We’re keeping the haunted Halloween fun going by checking out three new creepy flicks that put the scare back in terror tale. A little flesh-eating fun ala "The Green Inferno," a little demonic murder mystery via "Pay The Ghost" and an old west fight for survival in "The Keeping Room" – encapsulated reviews await below!

Title: "The Green Inferno"

Stars: 2

Genre: Horror

Cast: Ariel Levy, Lorenza Izzo, Daryl Sabara

Director: Eli Roth

Rating: R

Running Time: 100 Minutes

Release Company: BH Tilt


New Details Just Released About 'Jurassic World 2'

9/22/2015 12:26pm EDT
Colin Trevorrow Reveals 'Jurassic World 2' Story To Be Based On
'Jurassic World', the sequel/reboot of the 'Jurassic Park' franchise was one of the biggest blockbusters of the summer, setting a new record with the biggest global opening ever. Now, director Colin Trevorrow has begun the business of starting the hype train for the upcoming sequel, by revealing some new details about 'Jurassic World 2's story.

The director dropped the details during a podcast interview called the Jurassic Cast. He first revealed that his team actually envisioned the reboot as a trilogy from the very beginning and that a quote from the original 'Jurassic Park' served as th...

Three Independent Films To Check Out This Week

9/22/2015 12:10pm EDT
Movie Reviews: 'Electric Boogaloo' / 'The New Girlfriend' / 'Cam
Big guns, big girls and possible big duds – three new release reviews coming at you! We’re seeing if the dissecting of movies past is engaging with "Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films," if men can become women before it’s too late in "The New Girlfriend" and if a young Scorsese can match the bravado of her popular pop with "Campus Code." See encapsulated reviews of three films for your reading pleasure below!

Title: "Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films"

Stars: 2

Genre: Documentary

Cast: Dolph Lundgren, Tobe Hooper, Franco Nero


Mariah Carey & Rich Boyfriend Make Red Carpet Debut

9/22/2015 9:51am EDT
Mariah Carey & James Packer
Mariah Carey's billionaire boyfriend James Packer made his red carpet debut at "The Intern" premiere in New York City on Monday night. The singer wore a maroon, floor-length dress with a short black jacket, while her boyfriend stepped out in a black suit.

During an interview with ET last week, she said of her relationship, "It's fun. I'm not gonna lie."

The couple reportedly met through mutual friend and filmmaker Brett Ratner. Packer co-runs Ratner's movie financing company, RatPac, and is the fourth richest man in Australia. He is purportedly worth $4.6 billion.

It was recently rumore...

This Is Why You Must Go To Halloween Horror Nights At Universal Orlando

9/21/2015 12:54pm EDT
Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights Celebrates 25 Years:
Even if you're not a big fan of the horror genre, Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights is a must-see event. The theme park is celebrating its 25th incarnation of the scary attraction, and participants have a chance to go now through Nov. 1.

We scored tickets to the opening night on Sept. 18 and had a chance to attend a Q&A with the creative team behind the annual show. Jim Timon, senior vice president of Universal Orlando's Entertainment team, called it "the biggest and best Halloween event in the nation."

Filmmaker John Landis (you know, the guy behind "An American Werewolf in Lo...

Check Out 'Pitch Perfect 2' On Digital Now, DVD And Blu-ray Sept. 22

9/19/2015 7:08am EDT
Pitch Perfect 2
In "Pitch Perfect 2," it's been three years since the Bellas brought their signature vocals, style and attitude to become the first all-female group to win a national title.

But when they get banned after a scandal that threatens to derail their last year at Barden, the three-time defending champs worry that this time they've lost their harmony for good.

With just one chance left at redeeming their legacy, the Bellas must fight for their right to win the World Championships of A Cappella in Copenhagen.

And as they struggle to balance the pressures of musical domination with senior angst,...