Totally Brilliant Movies That The Studio Tried To Bury

This weekend, the acclaimed movie Snowpiercer comes out in the United States at last... in a handful of theaters, with almost no publicity. And Snowpiercer isn't the first beloved movie to get this treatment. Here are some movies that almost everybody agrees are brilliant — but which were released in a vacuum. » 6/26/14 12:28pm 6/26/14 12:28pm

30 Cult Movies That Absolutely Everybody Must See

A great cult movie is like a weird underground discovery, that feels so strange and wonderful, you suspect that you're the first person ever to appreciate it properly. But certain cult films have acquired fame and influence to rival any blockbuster, and have become part of our shared vocabulary. Here are 30 essential… » 3/07/14 11:48am 3/07/14 11:48am

Watch the trailer for Lollipop Chainsaw, James Gunn's "cheerleader vs. zombies" game

What would it look like if James Gunn, writer of such so-wrong-they're-great movies as Slither and Super, wrote a zombie-centric version of Buffy the Vampire Slayer? Wonder no longer. The first trailer is out for Lollipop Chainsaw, a game about a cheerleader who kills zombies. » 8/15/11 4:51pm 8/15/11 4:51pm

Creature Creator Dan Rebert Talks to io9 About Alien Influences and True Blood

We've made no secret of our admiration » 9/05/08 12:09pm 9/05/08 12:09pm for special effects artists. This week, we got to talk with Dan Rebert, the Effects Producer for MastersFX, the house that created the aliens of and . Rebert told us all about his cultural influences, talked Stargate, and gave us the inside scoop on the fang physiology behind…

My Husband's Alien Sperm Are Controlling Everybody's Brains

There's a good reason why the sleeper hit Slither wormed its way into so many B-movie lovers' hearts when it came out a couple of years ago. Not only is the movie incredibly gross, but it's also a pretty good satire of small-town life and shitty marriages. In this clip, you'll see why. You see, our hero Starla's is… » 12/11/07 10:39am 12/11/07 10:39am