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“The Mist” Update: A New Ending for the Film

By at November 14, 2007 | 12:10 am | 13 Comments

“The Mist” Update: A New Ending for the Film

If you're looking forward to next week's premiere of The Mist (recently featured on Movie Poster Monday), chances are you're a fan of Stephen King's novella. Well forget it. The ending has been changed for the movie, courtesy writer-director Frank Darabont. We're skeptical. Our friends at Late Film pointed out a Darabont interview on Sci-Fi Wire, in which the filmmaker more...

Horror , Interviews , Science Fiction

MOVIE POSTER MONDAY: Richard Kelly’s “Southland Tales”

By at October 21, 2007 | 8:44 pm | 5 Comments

MOVIE POSTER MONDAY: Richard Kelly’s “Southland Tales”

At the 2006 Cannes Film Festival, writer-director Richard Kelly premiered his long-awaited Southland Tales, the follow-up to his wacky stupendous 2001 mindscrew classic, Donnie Darko. Now, after a handful of release delays, Southland Tales finally hits US theaters on November 14th. This recent Southland Tales movie poster is a visual circus. A modern ensemble piece more...

Comedies , Movie Posters , Science Fiction

Nicholson, Beatty, Lucas… Superstar Lineup for AFI 40th

By at September 15, 2007 | 6:15 pm | 2 Comments

Nicholson, Beatty, Lucas… Superstar Lineup for AFI 40th

Holy moly. There's gonna be some serious security at the ArcLight Hollywood theater October 3. That night, the American Film Institute celebrates its 40th anniversary with 11 films and an unbelievable lineup of presenters. Really unbelievable. Really. Ready? Here are the actors and filmmakers, and the films they'll introduce: Kirk Douglas, Spartacus (1960) Tippi more...

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PREVIEWS, TRAILERS: “The Signal” and Stephen King’s “The Mist”

By at September 1, 2007 | 2:06 pm | 11 Comments

Who said horror movies were dying? With Rob Zombie's Halloween remake looking like a box-office win, we have The Signal and The Mist, two upcoming features that have Stephen King written all of them. (Literally for The Mist.) After umpteen movies have given torture-horror a bad name (yes, even with a name like "torture-horror"), we're headed back to the days of more...

Box Office , Horror , Independent Film , Movie Previews , Science Fiction , Trailers