Fin: Kirk Cameron’s Halloween, everybody hates Buzzfeed and call Ben Bradlee and tell him…

Kirk Cameron wants to claim Halloween on behalf of Christians? Isn’t that the plot of “Tim Burton’s Nightmare Before Christmas,” only in reverse? (Politics USA) Major, major Renee Zellweger news: She’s agreed to appear in a new movie (The Dissolve) The other day I mentioned the Chevy Chase/Richard Pryor sketch. Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at more »

Wolf in White Van is the perfect novel for gamers

From GamerTell Indie singer, John Darnielle, has written a beautiful novel called Wolf in White Van, a tale that will speak to gamers and non gamers alike. Read the full post on GamerTell »

John Mulaney’s Fox Show Might Get Cancelled…maybe

John Mulaney’s new sitcom is on the ropes: Fox suits cut its order for Mulaney from 16 episodes to 13. The ratings are down and it doesn’t look good.  The old dream of every comedian used to be as follows: Write 5 minutes of funny material, mostly centered around pain from your past. Show up at open mikes and glad-hand the more »

‘Cabin Fever’ is being remade. No one cares.

Twelve years ago, unenlightened horror aficionados claimed Eli Roth as the Second Coming of the Creepshow and declared his otherwise mediocre ‘Cabin Fever’ a new macabre masterwork. Granted, it arrived in the middle of the also unexciting J-Horror boom, so his blood and guts gonzo goof-off was seen as a welcome slice of splatter. Thankfully, more »

Capcom’s ‘Dead Rising’ to become a direct to streaming service movie

Let’s face it – zombies remain big business. Even after four seasons, the fifth of AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead‘ has garnered unheard of ratings among cable TV outlets, and fans are foaming for more, more, more. Syfy is trying a bit of counter-contiguous programming with their ‘Z Nation’ while Brad Pitt takes the lame adaptation more »

Metallica will shred Blizzcon 2014

From GamerTell Metallica is hitting Blizzcon 2014, making those $200 tickets a bargain. Read the full post on GamerTell »

Leslie Jones is now in the SNL cast

And not a moment too soon, the instantly iconic Leslie Jones has transitioned from staff writer to cast member on Saturday Night Live. Deadline reports that beginning with this week’s show hosted by Jim Carrey, Leslie Jones will be joining the cast of SNL as a featured player. She’s been a writer on the show more »

Blu-ray Review: The Vincent Price Collection II

For those out there who love Halloween, who crave the lengthening dark as a relief from summer’s powerful sun, our friends at Scream Factory have sent out the perfect package for you, and they sent out a copy our way to review. It’s “The Vincent Price Collection II,” and for those who like their horror more »

John Cena recites Dylan Thomas in WWE 2K15 “Rage” trailer

From GamerTell John Cena has no desire to go gentle into that good night. He's got at least one more video game cover in him, thanks to WWE 2K15. Read the full post on GamerTell »

A new indie ideal is born: ‘Clerks’ at 20

Many years ago, before the invention of digital cameras, editing software, and web-based funding and distribution, multi-Oscar winning filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola saw the inevitable writing on the wall. With the rise in technology, he said, there will come an entire generation of writers and directors who no longer need the Hollywood system to survive. more »

“Unbroken” has a new trailer

Angelina Jolie’s newest film, “Unbroken,” has a new trailer and from the looks of it, it looks absolutely amazing: For those of you unaware (and I wasn’t, until this movie was announced), “Unbroken,” tells the true story of Louis Zamperini. Born in 1917, he spent his youth getting into fights, then became a track star more »

Paul Schrader has distanced himself from his new movie, “Dying of the Light,” as has star Nicolas Cage

Paul Schrader is a loser, and he’s telling everyone who will listen. Do you believe him? Via Paul Schrader’s Facebook page: “We lost the battle. Dying of the Light, a film I wrote and directed, was taken away from me, redited, scored and mixed without my imput (sic). Yesterday Grindstone (a division of Lionsgate) released more »