Cruel And Unusual Imagines The Most Horrific Punishment For Murder

Death is a scary enough thing but for many, the unknown that comes after death is even scarier. Do we simply stop being or is there something for our subconsciousness after our physical body stops breathing? Writer/director Merlin Dervisevic has an idea of what may come next and it's not pleasant. » 4/25/14 2:32pm 4/25/14 2:32pm

Watch the trailer for Splice director Vincenzo Natali's Haunter

Vincenzo Natali made another movie? And it's about ghosts, or a creepy ghost-catcher man? We don't actually know — but we bet it's going to be f-ed up. This is the guy who made Splice, after all. » 7/31/13 11:40am 7/31/13 11:40am

The first Neuromancer poster is just pure cyberpunk awesome

Here it is, the fist "official" glimpse into Vincenzo Natali's vision of William Gibson's Neuromancer world. And it's just great. Sure it's not much to go on, but it's a gritty-looking finger, with an invitation to jack in. Sold. » 11/06/12 3:36pm 11/06/12 3:36pm

Watch a PSA about CPR, by Splice director Vincenzo Natali, with zombies

How does one adequately convey the importance of CPR? If you're the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, you recruit Cube, Splice, and future Neuromancer director Vincenzo Natali for a post-apocalyptic survival saga. With multiple twists, no less! [The Undeading via MeFi] » 10/04/12 5:45pm 10/04/12 5:45pm

First Concept Art for the Neuromancer Movie!

The movie version of William Gibson's ground-breaking book Neuromancer is apparently moving forward — the production company GFM Films put up a page devoted to the film, including this piece of new concept art. » 8/06/12 8:44pm 8/06/12 8:44pm

Storyboards make the abandoned Neuromancer movie look like a…

People have been trying to make a movie of William Gibson's Neuromancer since the mid-1980s, and now Splice/Cube director Vincenzo Natali is trying to make it happen. But for a few years, Joseph Kahn, the director of tons of music videos plus Torque and Detention, was hard at work on a Neuromancer film. » 11/18/11 6:40am 11/18/11 6:40am

13 killer films that take place in just one room

Looking for some thrillers that take place entirely in a single enclosed space? Agent Orange from Quiet Earth has counted down 13 of the most nail-biting flicks confined to four walls. » 12/18/10 2:30pm 12/18/10 2:30pm

First look at the time-traveling horror comedy we can't wait to see

Chances are, Joseph Kahn directed one of your favorite music videos: He's worked with U2, Britney, Eminem and Lady Gaga. He's just finished shooting a time-traveling horror comedy called Detention, and he gave us the inside scoop and exclusive photos. » 10/25/10 11:34am 10/25/10 11:34am

10 awesome science fiction stories for gamers

Ever since ET for the Atari 2600 wowed gamers worldwide, science fiction and video games have been natural bedfellows. Here are 10 great scifi tales that embrace the aesthetics, technology, and popular tropes of the gaming world. » 8/28/10 9:05pm 8/28/10 9:05pm

Robert Heinlein's Hugo Award-winning novel popularized so many ubiquitous scifi…

If someone chains you up and asks you whether you believe in God — say…

Cube Zero, the prequel to Vincenzo Natali's Cube, is surprisingly great. And the best bit is this scene where one of the inmates reaches the "Exit." And faces the ultimate question: Do you believe in God? » 6/10/10 6:00pm 6/10/10 6:00pm

It's official: Vincenzo Natali is directing Neuromancer

He's been talking it up for weeks, but now he's officially got the job. Seven Arts Pictures just put out a press release saying Splice/Cube director Vincenzo Natali will adapt William Gibson's Neuromancer. And it'll be an all-Canadian production. » 6/10/10 11:46am 6/10/10 11:46am

In "Splice," the nuclear family is a science experiment gone horribly…

There's already controversy swirling around Splice, the tale of a dangerous genetic experiment who looks like a beautiful woman. Directed by the indie auteur behind Cube, Vincenzo Natali, the movie is deliberately disturbing. And it tells a brutal psychological truth. » 6/04/10 2:00pm 6/04/10 2:00pm

Vincenzo Natali explains why Splice is not an anti-science film

Splice, opening Friday, deals with the abuse of science and the ways in which genetic engineering could go horribly wrong. But it's not an anti-science film, insists director Vincenzo Natali, who talked to us at Wondercon. » 6/02/10 2:30pm 6/02/10 2:30pm

Four Splice clips show the dangers of splicing human beauty with animal…

Check out these four never-before-seen Splice clips, and a featurette with producer Guillermo Del Toro featuring Vincenzo Natali and his mutant baby, Dren. How long would it take before you exterminated your deadly little half-human science project? » 5/26/10 10:00am 5/26/10 10:00am

Natali Explains How He'll Adapt Two Classics: Neuromancer And High Rise

Splice director Vincenzo Natali has two huge movie adaptations in the pipeline: William Gibson's Neuromancer, and J.G. Ballard's High Rise. In an exclusive interview, Natali explains to us how he updated High Rise, and his hopes for Neuromancer. » 5/10/10 1:34pm 5/10/10 1:34pm

Splice Director Vincenzo Natali Is Writing/Directing Neuromancer Movie

The director of one of the year's most startling science fiction movies will take on one of the genre's greatest classics. Vincenzo Natali, whose film-festival favorite Splice is getting a wide release on June 4, has signed up to write and direct the movie version of William Gibson's Neuromancer. [The Hollywood… » 5/07/10 11:23am 5/07/10 11:23am

What Happens When The Human/Animal Baby You Created Wants To Mate With…

Vincenzo Natali's latest trailer for the film Splice is starting to drop lots of disturbing clues. Like that fact that maybe the genetically engineered monstrosity is... horny? Check out the new trailer below. » 4/28/10 4:00pm 4/28/10 4:00pm

Splice Director's Next Dream Projects: J.G. Ballard's High Rise And…

Vincenzo Natali's Splice might be the most daring, bizarre movie of the year. But he's not aiming low for his next projects: He told us he wants to film J.G. Ballard's High Rise and Alan Moore's run on Swamp Thing. » 4/06/10 9:30am 4/06/10 9:30am

Witness The Sexy Mating Dance Of Splice's Genetically Engineered…

Check out the trailer for Vincenzo Natali's science-gone-horribly-wrong film Splice. In which Adrien Brody and Sarah Polley splice together the DNA of a human and an animal. Resulting in this deadly bald babe, Dren. » 4/02/10 2:33pm 4/02/10 2:33pm

Genetically Engineered Terror Blooms In The Middle Of Summer

This summer's movie slate just got a lot more interesting: Warner Bros. is releasing Vincenzo Natali's Splice on June 4. We've been dying to see this gene-splicing horror for ages, since we saw the NSFW concept art. [BoxOfficeMojo via Collider] » 3/04/10 5:00pm 3/04/10 5:00pm