When you to to The ABCs of Death, showing now at the Sie FilmCenter, you're going to get the equivalent of horror tapas -- one short, punchy tale for each letter of the alphabet, each delivered by a current or rising star in the genre. It's a tasty appetizer that can serve as a meal in and of itself ... More >>
Jamie Lee Curtis in HalloweenThe "final girl" -- one of horror film's best-known genre conventions -- is the virginal and ostensibly pure heroine who either kills the monster, or at least lives to see the end of the movie. Some scholars, including Carol J. Clover (in her book, Men, Women and ... More >>
The bridge from Mad Max to Kill Bill crosses years but not much distance: A starstruck Quentin Tarantino admits to being an unabashed fan of the ´70s explosion of exploitative Australian films and unapologetically copied them. A genre set off when repressed Aussie filmmakers were freed from ... More >>
This holiday movie will make you very, very Krank-y.
From the week of August 28, 2003
Kids may not mind that Freaky Friday has already been done to death, but you might.
This summer's movies could withstand the drought.
An unpublished column helps wrap up Chuck Green's story at the Denver Post.
Test your Harry Potter knowledge with this quiz.
Boorman and Le Carré bombard Panama with lies and lust but only a modicum of laughter.
Is the season finally right for the Hate Fuck Trio?
Drowning Mona is a trailer-trash mishmash.
Despite financial uncertainty, media apathy and a shortage of fans, the women of the Colorado Xplosion still make net gains.
Special-effects wizard Phil Tippett--creator of Starship Troopers' murderous bugs--envisions the digital future.