Upcoming Movie Sequels that Are More Pointless than Ghost Rider 2

This month is like exhibit A for Hollywood's propensity to churn out sequels that nobody asked for. You've got Journey 2, opening today. And then next week, there's Ghost Rider 2, in which Nic Cage tries to "improve" upon the first flaming-skull motorcycle movie. » 2/10/12 2:00pm 2/10/12 2:00pm

The Next Crop of Found Footage Movies That Will Scare You Silly

Now that Paranormal Activity 3 has broken box office records for October, Hollywood is green-lighting any thriller you can shake a handheld camera at. The "found footage" horror movie is set to have a new lease on life, with a pipeline full of jump scares. Here are the next crop of "found footage" flicks you should… » 11/07/11 4:56pm 11/07/11 4:56pm

io9’s 50 Scariest Movies Of All Time: 21-30

What is the scariest science fiction or fantasy film of all time? Which movies stand above the rest of all horror movies as the most terrifying? » 10/27/11 3:18pm 10/27/11 3:18pm

The Last Exorcism not actually The Last Exorcism: Studio greenlights a…

It's no real surprise that the producers from The Last Exorcism are keen to make a sequel. The mockumentary grossed $62.5 mil worldwide on a budget of $1.6 mil. But what are they going to call it? » 8/25/11 10:22am 8/25/11 10:22am

New Footage from the Avengers Set Shows Loki Terrorizing the…

Loki terrorizes Cleveland, in set pictures from The Avengers. New teasers will make you hunger for The Walking Dead. And finally, some hints at when Peter Bishop will return to Fringe. » 8/24/11 6:00am 8/24/11 6:00am


Best and Worst Science Fiction/Fantasy Movies of 2010

This year's best movies played with genres in ways that changed their audiences' perceptions. Video-game movies, action movies, heist movies and superhero movies — they all had dazzling reinventions. Here are the 10 best and worst SF/fantasy movies of 2010. » 12/27/10 4:09pm 12/27/10 4:09pm

One notable difference between "The Last Exorcism" and "The Exorcist"

Classic 1970s movie The Exorcist and new horror hit The Last Exorcism both feature reluctant exorcists dealing with crazy teenage girls. But there's one key difference between the movies that reveals how America has changed since 1972. » 9/09/10 11:00am 9/09/10 11:00am

Daniel Stamm, director of "The Last Exorcism," explains the movie's…

The Last Exorcism was the weekend's most popular movie, and the crazy ending had people debating what it all meant. We talked to director Daniel Stamm, who gave his perspective - and told us why horror needs realism. Major spoilers! » 8/30/10 11:00am 8/30/10 11:00am

In psychological thriller "The Last Exorcism," a skeptic's faith is…

Before you see The Last Exorcism this weekend, forget everything you saw in the trailers. This is not a gorefest. It's a tense, character-driven story of skepticism and faith that will leave you utterly shaken. » 8/27/10 10:57am 8/27/10 10:57am

Infamous cases of "real life possession" in the modern age

This weekend the world is readying itself for faux documentary The Last Exorcism. But what about the "real" demon possessions? We found the best of the best - judge as you will. » 8/26/10 6:37pm 8/26/10 6:37pm

Eli Roth is obsessed with possession, and drops hints about his next…

Eli Roth directed the smart, infamous gore movie Hostel, played the violent "Bear Jew" in Inglourious Basterds, and just produced horror-suspense flick The Last Exorcism, opening Friday. We talked to him about horror movies, and what he's working on. » 8/25/10 2:05pm 8/25/10 2:05pm

Watch the Last Exorcist venture out of his depth in 2 new clips

The Last Exorcism, coming out August 27, is the rarest of beasts: a Satanic horror film that feels fresh and really horrifying. Check out a couple of clips that showcase this film's nasty unpredictability. » 8/20/10 3:26pm 8/20/10 3:26pm

Fall movie preview: 10 movies we're sure will rule, and 10 that might…

It's been a mostly underwhelming movie summer. But fear not, moviegoers! There are still 10 movies left in 2010 that look set to rock your worlds, including Monsters, Skyline and Tron. And there are 10 more that, well...could surprise us. » 8/18/10 3:41pm 8/18/10 3:41pm

Is Eli Roth's The Last Exorcist scarier than the original Exorcist?

Spooky exorcisms are a staple among horror movies. But the latest trailer for the new Eli Roth-produced exorcism film has us wondering: Can this shaky cam "real life" film be half as frightening as the original Exorcist? » 5/26/10 7:00am 5/26/10 7:00am