Like the megalomaniac in a one-dimensional Hollywood blockbuster, Takashi Murakami won't be satisfied with anything less than world domination.
Fantasia Film Festival
A gloriously ambitious, spectacularly misguided Frankenstein's monster of a movie that combines Soviet-era iconography, Eastern European folklore and Western consumer-culture critique with a dash of…
A genetic engineer tormented by the accidental death of his son resorts to cloning in "The Reconstruction of William Zero," a basement mad-scientist movie from Dan Bush, one third of the team behind…
When it was first announced that Samuel L. Jackson would star in a live-action remake of "Kite," it sounded as if the new version might meet a wider audience than Yasuomi Umetsu's cult…
Bobcat Goldthwait's Bigfoot thriller is an amusing yet unnecessary contribution to the genre of horror movies allegedly recovered from the hard drives of dead cameramen.
A potent combo of hostage thriller and high-impact morality play, "Graceland" hardly puts a foot wrong for two-thirds of its lean running time.
Helmer Eron Sheean generates considerable suspense and sustains a sense of mounting dread throughout much of his debut feature.
The Woodshed, the new horror shingle from partners Elijah Wood, Daniel Noah and Josh C. Waller, has announced two new projects -- the original production "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night" and the…
Jennifer Lynch's "Chained" is a repugnant exercise in physical and psychological sadism that, like her "Boxing Helena" 20 years ago, raises the question of whether a movie directed by a woman can be…
IFC Midnight has bought North American rights to Eron Sheean's thriller "Errors of the Human Body."
Change may be coming to the Montreal fest scene. Last fall Francois Macerola, president of Quebec film-funding agency Sodec, proposed that the city's three main film festivals -- the Montreal World…