This Week's TV: A Doctor Who Alum Stars In The Year's Weirdest New Show

This week is all about endings and beginnings. Peter Capaldi begins his tenure as the curmudgeonly new Doctor on Doctor Who while True Blood meets its true death. And amidst the season finales of Korra and The Last Ship, we get two oddball premieres: Bojack Horseman and the profoundly strange Intruders. » 8/18/14 9:00am 8/18/14 9:00am

What Is Lex Luthor's Evil Scheme in Batman v. Superman?

Does a deleted scene from Captain America 2 reveal plans for a Black Widow prequel film? A long-awaited love scene is coming to True Blood. Sleepy Hollow casts its succubus and Abbie's mother. Arrow reveals details of its 50th episode. Plus, new footage from Sin City: A Dame to Kill For and The Maze Runner. Spoilers… » 8/14/14 6:00am 8/14/14 6:00am

​Intruders to Take a Grounded Approach to Body Swapping


Thanks to pop culture, nowadays, when you think about archiving immortality, it's as simple as taking a vampire bite to the neck, however, Intruders takes a very different approach to living forever. The upcoming BBC America show features a secret society that tries to continue on "by seeking refuge in the… » 8/09/14 8:45am 8/09/14 8:45am

Good Lord, The Intruders Trailer Is So Weird

We have absolutely no idea what is going on in BBC America's new TV series Intruders. It's not American Horror Story weird; it's Twin Peaks/X-Files weird (which makes sense as the executive producer worked on the X-Files series). But seriously, who is this little girl and why is she so evil? Is she evil? What's wrong… » 7/21/14 11:20am 7/21/14 11:20am

The Intruders Sums Up Everything That's Wrong With Horror Movies

In the 1980s, the world was flooded with cheap-ass teen sex comedies, in the wake of Porky's. Cheap to make and incredibly formulaic, these films about a handful of teenage stereotypes encountering life and naked breasts made tons of money and helped propel the rise of premium cable channels. Until the formula got… » 3/30/12 5:00pm 3/30/12 5:00pm

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