From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Terrifier
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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Terrifier

Terrifier can’t manage the imaginative gore of similar recent slasher throwbacks.

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To Dust
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To Dust

The pathos of To Dust doesn’t rely specifically on death at all, but rather on…

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Revisit: Unbreakable
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Revisit: Unbreakable

An uncommon superhero origin story that achieves far more on its own than Shyamalan’s trilogy…

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Glass
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Glass

Twist-obsessed Shyamalan contorts his storytelling into the kind of pretzel logic that alternately resorts to…

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Rust Creek
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Rust Creek

Rust Creek is a vapid, well-worn genre exercise that never really manages to get off…

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Welcome to Marwen
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Welcome to Marwen

Zemeckis fails to imbue this biographical film with believable human emotion.

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The Long Dumb Road
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The Long Dumb Road

A road-trip movie that merges a coming-of-age story with some serious arrested development.

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Freud: The Making of an Illusion: by Frederick Crews
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Freud: The Making of an Illusion: by Frederick Crews

What would drive an essayist and literary critic to craft a meticulous, 700-plus page takedown…

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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Chopping Mall
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From the Vaults of Streaming Hell: Chopping Mall

While Chopping Mall does traffic in slasher clichés, the film actually revolves around killer robot…

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Await Further Instructions
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Await Further Instructions

Despite its amalgam of styles and influences, Await Further Instructions transcends mere pastiche.

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