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Horror movies are so much more than the sum of their parts, but no genre is more dependent on the power of subtle nuances and self-contained episodes to make you feel like you’re being plunged into the madness alongside the characters on screen. To celebrate the Halloween season, we roped together some of the scariest and most chilling movie scenes in horror history!
The concept of Countdown, the new horror/thriller from writer/director Justin Dec and STX Entertainment, features a popular app that claims to predict the exact moment of one's death, an idea that originated from a smartphone timer.
In the wake of one of the most revolutionary, cutthroat battles that literally lit up the modern world, we find the story of three visionaries set out in a charged race for the future of the world in The Current War (2017).
Whether you have actually seen it or not, The Blair Witch Project (1999) may be one of the most recognizable horror movies in the genre—and we may never see another movie quite like it again, or at least one that will draw as much panic and disturbance the way this movie did.
Who doesn’t love a good blockbuster? Big budgets, thrilling action, and entertaining set pieces will continue to drive audiences to the movies, and for good reason. However, cinema art can also provide us with great moments that capture our curiosity and spark our imagination. This week we highlight IMAX: Kanye West's, Jesus is King and Night Marchers.
Lucasfilm has unveiled the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - and there are quite a few story details, Easter eggs, and more in it. The Star Wars Saga is coming to an end, a trilogy of trilogies that promises to bring light and dark into head-on collision.
At its core, the buddy-cop movie, with nearly 40 years of cinematic success, is a big lesson in problem solving. We take a look at some of the best police partner pairings in movie history!
Zombieland 2 features a number of familiar faces, including cameos from Bill Murray and Dan Aykroyd as fictionalized versions of themselves. The sequel also introduces a few new characters to the apocalyptic world. Here's a breakdown of the cast and characters, and where you've probably seen the actors before.
Disney has put together an impressive Maleficent: Mistress of Evil cast to help continue their retelling of Sleeping Beauty. Maleficent released in 2014, starring Angelina Jolie as the titular bad fairy. The original movie took audiences through Maleficent's early years, and her love for the young King Stefan, who went on to father Aurora. Along with Jolie, several other original cast members return for Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, and there are also some interesting new additions.
It's been a few years since Robert Eggers made his arrival to the industry with his debut movie, The Witch (2015) (fully titled The VVitch: A New England Folktale), a mystery/horror that earned him a lot of recognition at Sundance in 2015 and is still ranked as one of the top horror movies of the decade by many cult fans and genre buffs. Now, we see his sophomore effort with The Lighthouse, a psychological arthouse thriller set to arrive at select Regal theatres October 25th.
Would you want to know exactly when you’re going to die? If your answer is yes, then you’re in luck, because there’s an app for that—at least there is in Countdown, the new horror/thriller from writer/director Justin Dec and STX Entertainment. We had the opportunity to speak with writer/director Justin Dec on his debut feature, favorite theatre snack, and much more.
Permeating through the set design and costumes of Jojo Rabbit are vibrant colors that were a reality during the time period, much to the surprise of many who have grown accustomed to the black-and-white and somber colors from historical footage and still images. On-location filming in Europe, combined with an attention to historical detail, combine with a creative freedom that helps to recreate WWII Germany.
Who doesn’t love a good blockbuster? Big budgets, thrilling action, and entertaining set pieces will continue to drive audiences to the movies, and for good reason. However, cinema art can also provide us with great moments that capture our curiosity and spark our imagination. This week we highlight Gift, Jim Allison: Breakthrough, and Parasite.
On the 25th Anniversary of the iconic masterpiece, Pulp Fiction (1994), we wanted to pay homage to this Tarantino classic that quickly became a pop culture phenomenon and redefined the formula, language, and rhythm of moviemaking forever. So join us on the second installment of Regal Reel’s Behind-the-Scenes Secrets as we stumble across some surprising behind-the-scenes facts about the production of Pulp Fiction.
While the main purpose of the villain is to serve as the driving force against the hero of the movie and to create a common evil that we can all band together to root against, many of us find ourselves to favor some of these antagonists. With the return of one of our favorite movie franchises Terminator: Dark Fate set to release November 1st, we felt it would be appropriate to take a look at some of our favorite movie villains of all time.
Taika Waititi, a 44-year old New Zealand native, has had a rather long and successful career as an actor, filmmaker, and director in multiple movies which have yielded much acclaim and even some awards. Waititi rose to international fame in 2014 after the release of his vampire comedy mockumentary What We Do In The Shadows (2014), which he co-write, co-directed, and co-starred in playing the hilarious Viago Von Dorna Schmarten Scheden.
Everyone's favorite creepy, kooky, and altogether ooky family is back on the big screen this October with the new, animated version of The Addams Family! With such a gruesomely successful family career, we decided to dive into the history of the Addamses.
Well, it’s officially the Halloween season, which means it’s finally time to justifiably watch all of those iconically cliché horror movies. So for all of you movie (and horror) fans out there, we compiled a short list of some of Hollywood’s biggest stars who got their start in scary movies.
Here is your complete guide to everything you need to know before seeing Academy Award®-winning director Ang Lee's (Brokeback Mountain, Life of Pi) innovative action-thriller—Gemini Man. The movie, which stars Will Smith opposite a digitally created 23-year-old version of himself, comes to Regal theatres nationwide tonight.
Who doesn’t love a good blockbuster? Big budgets, thrilling action, and entertaining set pieces will continue to drive audiences to the movies, and for good reason. However, cinema art can also provide us with great moments that capture our curiosity and spark our imagination. This week we highlight High Strung Free Dance, Pain and Glory, and The Battle of Jangsari.
Taking on the role of a rookie cop in Sony’s upcoming action thriller, Black and Blue (2019), is Oscar® nominee Naomie Harris (Moonlight). As Alicia West, Harris faces the intensity of a New Orleans officer and needed to get some firsthand experience in order to prepare for the role—and what better way to prepare than by accompanying local police on a series of raids and sting operations?
You may know him from Good Will Hunting (1997), The Bourne Identity (2002), The Departed (2006), or The Martian (2015), but Academy Award®-winner Matt Damon has amassed more than 80 credits since making his big-screen debut in 1988 and has even popped up in a few uncredited roles. To celebrate his 49th birthday, we are counting down the top 5 Matt Damon roles you may have forgotten about (or never knew).
Harley Quinn is frequently found in the company of a pair of hyenas, which she absolutely dotes on. Harley views these two hyenas her "babies," and will do absolutely anything for them - even when they've gone rabid. As they look set to make the leap to the movies with Birds of Prey, just what is the deal with these hyenas?