The Thing (1982)

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    October 23, 2014

    Five Lesser Works of John Carpenter That Are Worth Exploring

    John Carpenter is a goddamned genius. Throughout the late '70s and well into the '80s, the best B-movie director to ever live cranked out a startling number of classic films. Not everything he touched during that period turned to gold -- his adaptation of Stephen King's Christine is pretty mediocre, ... More >>

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    October 7, 2014

    The Fly and Four More Horror Film Remakes That Don't Suck

    Remakes are always dicey business, and horror remakes seem to be especially awful, despite -- or perhaps because of -- their ubiquity. Still, not every horror film remake is a total shit show. Every once in a while, one manages not to embarrass itself -- or even the film being remade. And once in a ... More >>

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    March 13, 2014
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    October 10, 2013

    Five best sci-fi/horror films to help a non-horror geek survive October

    Geek culture is not a monolithic entity -- far from it. Underneath the big tent of geekdom, you'll find factions big and small, for every possible slice of nerd life. Few of us embrace only one slice of geek life, but even fewer of us are true polynerds, embracing any and everything labeled "geek." ... More >>

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    May 21, 2013

    Kylesa's Phillip Cope talks about his favorite horror movies

    Kylesa got its start in 2001 when former members of sludge-metal band Damad teamed up with guitarist and visual artist Laura Pleasants. From the beginning, this Savannah, Georgia-based band has shown no loyalty to a specific genre; as a result, the outfit's discography has been fascinatingly varied. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2013

    Horror films from A to Z: part four

    At 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, but what i ... More >>

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    October 29, 2012

    3 things to do for free this week, October 29-November 1, 2012

    Now that you're past the age where you can dress up in a costume and knock on people's doors to get candy, you need to use other ways to get things for free this Halloween week. So we've found three All Hallow's Eve-themed events that won't deplete your wallet, from screenings of classic horror movi ... More >>

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    April 21, 2011

    Ten best fictional killer plants

    ​Tonight at the Denver Botanical Gardens, writer Amy Stewart will be presenting a history of killer plants of the very real variety. While that's all well and good, we prefer to keep our deadly botanical assassins in the realm of the fiction so we can still sleep through the night. Killer plan ... More >>

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    February 26, 2009

    Hero Action

    Let this G.I. Joe film fest get a grip on you.

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    January 30, 2009

    Freaky Friday: Zombie Zombie, aliens, G.I. Joes together at last

    Did you ever feel like the universe is reaching directly into your brain for inspiration on what crazy shit it should do next? That's how I feel watching this clip, which takes like five of my favorite things in the world -- Krautrock inspired electronic grooves, zombies, G.I. Joe, John Carpenter an ... More >>