9 Movies You Should Be Ashamed To Be Afraid Of

Some horror movies work your nerves and leave you frightened, but at least you feel justified in your fear. Other movies — well, let's just say you should feel embarrassed that they scare you. And here they are. Prepare to be ashamed! » 10/04/13 10:30am 10/04/13 10:30am

10 Great Movies in which the Heroes Are Doomed

Aren't you tired of those goody-goody heroes saving the day in every movie? When they walk off into the sunset, all happy and fulfilled, doesn't it eat into your bitter, desiccated soul? Here are a few great movies that let you take the edge off that anger. In these, the heroes are doomed. Dooooomed! » 7/04/13 11:00am 7/04/13 11:00am

Low Budget Movie Trends That Need a Nice Long Rest

Low-budget science fiction and fantasy movies rule. While mega-blockbusters crank out the same familiar stories, including a parade of sequels and remakes, a low-budget film can take crazy risks and tell an original story. But sometimes, low-budget movies can get just as obsessed with chasing fads and copying each… » 3/06/12 3:08pm 3/06/12 3:08pm

Watch Guillermo del Toro create a whole new freaky monster tribe in …

How does monster maker Guillermo del Toro create such wonderfully terrifying creatures? We've got an exclusive behind-the-scenes video of del Toro and director Troy Nixey, showing you how Don't Be Afraid of the Dark brought their little gremlins alive! » 9/01/11 12:32pm 9/01/11 12:32pm

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is a monster muddle

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark, produced and co-written by Guillermo del Toro, comes out today, promising tiny, Gremlins-style creature terror. As a look at a family trying to find common ground during a stressful time, it's okay. But as a monster movie, it fails in the most frustrating way possible. » 8/26/11 9:00am 8/26/11 9:00am

Why are fathers in horror movies such dicks? We asked Don't Be Afraid…

There's one thing you can always count on in a horror movie nowadays: a father who's kind of a jerk. Everybody else in the family knows there's something supernatural going on, but the dad refuses to believe it. And acts like a total schmuck about it, too. » 8/24/11 11:01am 8/24/11 11:01am

Spoiler Alert: Behold Guillermo del Toro's latest scary monsters, from …

If you don't want to spoil the big monster reveal from
Troy Nixey and Guillermo del Toro's creature feature Don't Be Afraid of The Dark go no further. Two new clips from the horror flick reveal the movie's evil fiends. » 8/18/11 2:39pm 8/18/11 2:39pm

2 new clips from Don't be Afraid show off Guillermo del Toro's…

One thing Guillermo del Toro does very well is creating amazing monsters. And the little nasties in Don't Be Afraid of the Dark rival almost every monster from Hellboy's Troll market. Watch two new clips from the horror movie now. » 8/05/11 6:40am 8/05/11 6:40am

10 Quotes that Prove Guillermo del Toro is the Most Outrageous Horror…

Guillermo del Toro isn't just one of the great directors of horror and fantasy — he's also an uncompromising visionary, who calls it likes he sees it. We've been blown away by del Toro's words of wisdom before. » 7/28/11 10:00am 7/28/11 10:00am

The Biggest Winners and Losers of Comic-Con 2011

San Diego Comic Con is a mosh pit of tastemakers. A good showing at Comic Con can generate unstoppable buzz for a project, that can last for months. A weak showing can deal a devastating setback to a creator's dreams. » 7/25/11 1:31pm 7/25/11 1:31pm

Would Ryan Reynolds return for Green Lantern 2? Plus the Marvel Studios…

Damon Lindelof explains why Ridley Scott's Prometheus is more than just an Alien prequel. Guillermo del Toro confirms a key bit of Pacific Rim casting. Plus a former Doctor Who star is possibly headed to Game of Thrones! » 6/29/11 6:00am 6/29/11 6:00am

Clips from Guillermo del Toro's Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark creep us…

We're freaking out over Troy Nixey's creature feature Don't Be Afraid of the Dark, which features a pack of child-eating monsters. Here are the first few clips from the Guillermo del Toro-produced feature! » 6/28/11 2:40pm 6/28/11 2:40pm

Meet the gremlins who haunt Katie Holmes' house in the full "Don't Be…

Not to be confused with that freaky Nickelodeon show, Don't Be Afraid of the Dark is a Guillermo del Toro-penned-and-produced remake of a 1973 TV movie about wee, skittering monsters who harass an old mansion's new tenants. » 5/28/11 7:00am 5/28/11 7:00am

Which summer movie will be this year's surprise hit?

Every summer, there's at least one movie underdog that takes audiences by storm. A movie that doesn't belong to an established series or feature a fan-favorite character, but still wins us over. A hit original amongst sequels and reboots. » 5/03/11 2:02pm 5/03/11 2:02pm

28 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies That Could Rock Your Summer

Could this be the biggest movie summer of all time? It's sure looking like it. Almost every weekend features at least one, and maybe two or three, movies with a science fiction, fantasy or comics pedigree. » 4/18/11 2:14pm 4/18/11 2:14pm

"If you get bored with nothing to do, you are not a writer": Guillermo…

"I'm going to sit, because I'm fat. I hope you're drinking stuff," Guillermo del Toro said as he took the stage at Portland's Baghdad Theater & Pub. Ostensibly he was there to read from his new book... but he digressed. » 10/05/10 11:14am 10/05/10 11:14am

First review of Guillermo del Toro's Don't Be Afraid of The Dark is a…

The only thing we ever wanted from the Guillermo del Toro-produced demon-kidnapping film Don't Be Afraid Of The Dark was for it to be straight-up terrifying. But the movie's first review claims it's not just super-scary, it's actually really good. » 10/04/10 8:00am 10/04/10 8:00am

Futurama takes us to Intergalactic Comic Con! And learn how Star Trek…

A new Futurama clip, set at Intergalactic Comic Con, takes geek in-jokes to a whole new level. The next Star Trek will go way darker. Plus Ghost Rider 2, Doctor Who, Bruce Vs. Frankenstein, The Event, V, Supernatural and Chuck. » 8/25/10 6:00am 8/25/10 6:00am

First "Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" trailer shows off the goblins who…

The first trailer for the Guillermo del Toro-penned-and-produced horror flick Don't Be Afraid of the Dark has hit the web. It's like The Borrowers on crystal meth! Take a good long look at the pint-sized creatures who're watching you sleep. » 8/03/10 6:40am 8/03/10 6:40am