Simon Pegg Is A Crass Assassin In The Trailer For Kill Me Three Times

Oh jeez, you're saying. Another hitman movie? But! Australian entry Kill Me Three Times stars Simon Pegg, noted funnyguy, as the ruthless bloke with the gun. And wisecracks. Watch the red band trailer below, and make sure not to use all your matches to set off that explosion. » 2/21/15 9:30am 2/21/15 9:30am

Vice Is The Least Subtle Dystopia Ever, And That's Saying Something

There's nothing subtle about Vice, an astonishingly unoriginal thriller that plays off familiar fears that violent video games will turn players into real-world trigger-happy sociopaths. The movie is now viewable on demand; some spoilers ahead. » 1/16/15 12:17pm 1/16/15 12:17pm

Thriller Headed Back To The Big Screen For A 3D Debut

Horror director John Landis has spilled the beans on his plans for a Thriller, 3D re-release. Landis told the New York Daily News, "there is something happening with Thriller. It is going to reappear in a highly polished and three-dimensional way that is very exciting on the big screen." Hell yes. And they have plans… » 10/07/14 3:47pm 10/07/14 3:47pm

The Beginning of "Thriller" Animated Entirely in LEGO Bricks

We've seen Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video reenacted by LEGO minifigs before, but Annette Jung takes a different approach, creating a stop-motion animation using LEGO bricks as pixels. » 9/07/13 2:00pm 9/07/13 2:00pm

The Strangest Werewolves Ever to Grace the Screen

Hemlock Grove just gave us our latest iteration of the on-screen werewolf, but it's by no means the strangest. Here are some of the odder takes on these furry faced children of the night. » 4/27/13 4:00pm 4/27/13 4:00pm

Mix vampires and espionage with tabletop RPG Night's Black Agents

As night falls on Belgrade, you and your team of special agents go on high alert. You've got the gadgetry of Bond and the competence of Bourne, but this is a shadowy international conspiracy you're up against: drug lords, corporate masterminds, bought politicians, crooked Interpol agents, and vampires. The bad kind.… » 1/10/13 9:40am 1/10/13 9:40am

Saturday Webcomic: Propeller is a Hitchcock-inspired thriller—with…

What if one of the schemers of Alfred Hitchcock's movies had superstrength or psychic powers or the ability to keep witnesses from delivering exposition in front of the police? Rex, the central character in Ricardo Mo and Alberto Muriel's webcomic thriller Propeller wears a pair of specially designed bracelets that… » 12/01/12 8:30am 12/01/12 8:30am

The Best Meta Horror Movies Of All Time

This weekend sees the release of two self-aware takes on the horror genre: Cabin in the Woods and Detention. So this is a great time to pay tribute to the long tradition of meta horror films that have winked at the audience and poked fun at the tropes of the genre. » 4/12/12 12:00pm 4/12/12 12:00pm

In Dario Argento's psychosexual thriller The Stendhal Syndrome, art is…

In Italian director Dario Argento's 1996 horror-thriller The Stendhal Syndrome, his own daughter Asia Argento stars as Anna Manni, a detective investigating a series of brutal sex killings in Rome and Florence. So begins perhaps the most awkward take-your-daughter-to-work day in cinema history. » 7/16/11 2:00pm 7/16/11 2:00pm

Perhaps the least enthusiastic rendition of Thriller ever performed

At last month's Denver Pridefest, a trio of dancers reenacted Michael Jackson's zombie-stomp number "Thriller." The performance would've been otherwise serviceable if it hadn't been for a flailing werewolf who appeared perpetually on the verge of forgetting his choreography. » 7/10/11 8:00am 7/10/11 8:00am

Did Glee ruin Michael Jackson's Thriller?

Last night the gleeks premiered their mash-up of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' "Heads Will Roll". There were zombies, football players, hyper cuts of the dancing (we wish we could have seen more moves!) and lots of autotune. What did you make of the sweetened zombie spectacle? » 2/07/11 11:17am 2/07/11 11:17am

Glee pours its sugar over Michael Jackson's Thriller next

What's Glee's next pop victim? Michael Jackson's zombie dancing horde from Thriller. Let's be honest, "The Rocky Horror Glee Show" was a bit of a bust, so Glee, you've really got to bang this one out. Here's a first look. » 1/10/11 9:39am 1/10/11 9:39am

The Thriller movie will be 90 minutes of zombie Michael Jackson staring…

You know what film was just screaming to be made? An entire feature film based on Michael Jackson's "Thriller!" And y'know what else? It's based on Vincent Price's lyrics! It'll be like Captain EO on salvia! » 10/26/10 6:30pm 10/26/10 6:30pm

"The Event" is your next mystery scifi obsession

We've seen the pilot for NBC's The Event, and while we still don't know what the titular Event is, we're impressed by this politically-charged thriller, which contains shades of Lost and 24. Spoilers inside. » 7/24/10 3:30pm 7/24/10 3:30pm

Michael Jackson's Zombie Musical Honored by the Library of Congress

Of all the things the King of Pop was famous for, Michael Jackson's music video for "Thriller" was one of his geekiest contributions. Today, the zombie-themed short was officially selected to be preserved in the National Film Registry. » 12/30/09 3:30pm 12/30/09 3:30pm

Lost Writer Gears Up for an Apocalyptic Mystery

Lost's mysteries may be winding up, but at least one of the show's alums is whipping up a fresh batch of twisty science fiction mysteries. Upcoming film The Panopticon features the apocalypse, a predestination paradox, and an ambiguous hero. » 12/17/09 3:00pm 12/17/09 3:00pm

Japanese Monsters Catch On To The Thriller Dance Craze

Stormtroopers, prisoners, Lego people — it's hard to find a group of folks who haven't danced to Michael Jackson's Thriller. And now rubber Japanese monsters have joined the ranks of dancers hoping to channel the late King of Pop. » 12/07/09 7:40am 12/07/09 7:40am

Michael Jackson's Science Fictional Life

With Michael Jackson dead, we're at the end of an era. But even though we have to hustle into the future without him, nobody will ever forget Jackson's strangely brilliant contributions to science fiction and fantasy. » 6/25/09 4:48pm 6/25/09 4:48pm

Thriller The Muscial Will Save Broadway

Shake off your red leather jacket and crazy contact lenses: a big budget Thriller Musical is in the works. Chicago is ready to fling open its theater doors to a Michael Jackson monster-fest. » 1/26/09 3:15pm 1/26/09 3:15pm

Where To Get Your Quick And Dirty Horror Movies - Free Online

We want our horror cheap, dirty and with lots of blood. So we rounded up all the best places to get your horror fix for free for the Halloweenie season while you may be jonesing for a little carnage. You want some free MST3K, you got it; John Carpenter's The Thing » 10/30/08 5:02pm 10/30/08 5:02pm, wait no more; , go for it. Plus much more! Hulu's…