Midnight Special Just Vaulted to the Top of Our Must-See List for 2016

Last week, we saw the poster and some images for Midnight Special, an upcoming thriller from director Jeff Nichols (Take Shelter) that takes inspiration from Spielberg’s scifi classics, including E.T. and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. Now we’ve got a trailer that makes us even more excited for the movie. »11/19/15 2:20pm11/19/15 2:20pm


Gremlins, Werewolves, and Hellboys: Rick Baker Gets a Tribute Art Show

Even if you don’t know the name Rick Baker, you know his work. I guarantee it. From Star Wars to An American Werewolf in London, Men in Black to Ed Wood, Gremlins, Thriller, Hellboy, Baker’s work with make-up and effects is legendary. He’s got seven Oscars to prove it and now, a tribute art show. »10/23/15 4:45pm10/23/15 4:45pm

This Narcopolis Clip Puts An Uber-Futuristic Spin on a Classic Thriller Scene

Ah, the high-tech break-in—an expected scene in any contemporary thriller, and that goes double for a movie set in the future. In Narcopolis, the debut feature from UK writer-director Justin Trefgarne, a pair of hackers go through the ol’ breaking-into-the system routine, with an insanely modern twist. »10/02/15 2:40pm10/02/15 2:40pm

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 6:47pm10/07/14 6:47pm

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 12:40pm1/10/13 12:40pm

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

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 11:30am12/01/12 11:30am

In Dario Argento's psychosexual thriller The Stendhal Syndrome, art is a cruel prison

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 5:00pm7/16/11 5:00pm