James Wan returns with two more hours of seat-clenching scares in this modestly scaled and highly pleasurable sequel to his low-budget 2011 smash.
The lineup for London’s Film4 FrightFest will include 10 world premieres, it was revealed Friday. The world preems include "Banshee Chapter," which is produced by "Star Trek's" Zachary Quinto, Kit…
This flashy but flimsy magic-themed caper plods along without ever quite fulfilling its potential.
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A trippy variation on the dream-within-a-dream movie, Danny Boyle's return-to-form crimer constantly challenges what auds think they know.
Familiarity is an expectation and a virtue for fans of the genial romantic hokum popularized by novelist Nicholas Sparks, and insofar as this Lasse Hallstrom-directed adaptation proves rather…
Mattias Montero, whose second feature credit as a director of photography was Lasse Hallstrom's "The Hypnotist," admits that he wasn't a film aficionado growing up. He preferred musicvideos.
A record 71 countries from Albania to Vietnam have sent films to the Academy
Amid defending champion Iran's withdrawal from the competition, a record 71 countries have submitted films for the foreign-language category at February's 85th annual Oscars, the Academy of Motion…
Though it marks a return to Swedish filmmaking after 25 years of English-language features, Lasse Hallstrom's gruesome thriller "The Hypnotist" feels like a rather awkward fit for the director of…
Latin American, U.S. influx add zest to fest.
MOSCOW -- Lasse Hallstrom's "The Hypnotist," the helmer's first movie in his native country in a quarter of a century and his first thriller, has been chosen as Sweden's entry for the foreign…