Articles Tagged 'Horror Movies'

Jaeden Lieberher stars as Alton in Midnight Special.

Psychic Powers: Which Movies Handle Them Best?

Super powers are ten a penny nowadays. No movie is complete without someone’s arm or head extending beyond its natural capacity or a hero using superhuman strength to trash a truck or unearthly speed to pin a villain to the floor. Midnight Special, on the other hand, opens in theaters today and has already been heralded by […]


Dracula: Bram Stoker’s Very Anglo-Irish Bloodsucker

When someone mentions Dracula, chances are you picture a dark-haired, black-caped, mysterious gent who hails from Transylvania and sounds like Bela Lugosi. Of course Dracula now belongs to the world, but did you know that he’s really a whole lot more English and Irish than anything else? And no, we’re not talking about the more […]

Rebecca Hall Plays a Serious Ghostbuster in ‘The Awakening’

Rising British-American actress Rebecca Hall (The Town) will get to test her star power this weekend when The Awakening opens in U.S. theaters. The British film is the first in her career to rest squarely on her elegant shoulders. A psychological horror story, The Awakening is set in post-World War I England and features Hall […]

Five Things You Might Not Have Known About Boris Karloff

You might not have known it, but this past weekend was Boris Karloff weekend. And not just in the sense that every Halloween is spiritually overseen by the famous horror movie actor. This weekend was officially named Boris Karloff Weekend by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who pointed out in his proclamation that this year […]