Month: May 2018

The remake of Stephen King’s Pet Sematary snags the great John Lithgow By Jonathan Hatfull 04-05-18 851 Some “oh damn, that’s perfect” casting news: the Pet Sematary remake has cast the most excellent John Lithgow as Jud Crandall. EW reports that the star of everything from The Adventures Of Buckaroo Banzai Across The 8th Dimension
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Fox greenlights Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi’s What We Do In The Shadows TV series By Jonathan Hatfull 04-05-18 1,260 Fantastic news for fans of vampires doing their best to live in a flat-sharing situation, as Fox has given a series order to Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi’s What We Do In The Shadows TV
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Jim Hickcox’s lo-fi, low-art monsterfest Soft Matter defies easy categorisation, while reflecting upon its own impermanence By Anton Bitel 04-05-18 2,365 Released: 22 May 2018 (US VOD) Certificate: Unrated Director: Jim Hickcox Writer: Jim Hickcox Cast: Ruby Lee Dove II, Hal Schneider, Mary Anzalone, Devyn Placide, Mark Blumberg, Catherine Grady, David Dillard, Sam Stinson, Mykal
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The Strangers are back and as vicious as ever in Johannes Roberts’ throwback sequel By Jonathan Hatfull 04-05-18 592 Released: 4 May 2018 Certificate: 15 Director: Johannes Roberts Writer: Bryan Bertino, Ben Ketai Cast: Christina Hendricks, Bailee Madison, Martin Henderson, Lewis Pullman, Emma Bellomy Distributor: Vertigo Films If you like this, try… You’re Next Sharni
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From the Tribeca Film Festival, here’s our review of pitch-black horror The Dark By Anton Bitel 03-05-18 845 Released: TBA Certificate: TBC Director: Justin P Lange Writer: Justin P Lange Cast: Nadia Alexander, Toby Nichols, Karl Markovics, Margarete Tiesel, Sarah Murphy-Dyson, Scott Beaudin, Dylan Trowbridge, Chris Farquhar Distributor: TBA If you like this, try… The
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Hulu seems happy with the performance of The Handmaid’s Tale Season 2, judging by the fact that it’s just given the show the green light for Season 3. The streaming service hasn’t released its viewership for the show, but it has said that the Season 2 premiere saw its audience double. The Handmaid’s Tale stars
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The first film from Studio Ponoc is beautiful to look at, but is there substance as well as style? By Nadia Attia 03-05-18 6,686 Released: 4 May 2018 Certificate: PG Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi Writer: Hiromasa Yonebayashi, Riko Sakaguchi Cast: Ruby Barnhill, Louis Ashbourne Serkis, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet Distributor: Altitude If you like this, try…
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It sounds as though HBO is just as thrilled with Westworld Season 2 as it was with the first: we’re just two episodes in and the show has already been renewed for Season 3. Two good things come from this news, the first obviously being more Westworld. The second, though, is that it allows room
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