| Sep 21, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The new film "We Are What We Are" is a horror-drama hybrid, a suspenseful tale of a tight-knit family struggling to hold itself together in the face of changing times and the dwindling of long-held traditions. Also, they eat people.
Directed by Jim...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 2013 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Nov. 1. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
Two New York City detectives hunt for a serial killer targeting...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Actor, writer and producer Joey Dedio moved from New York to Miami Beach four years ago with dreams similar to those of the title character of his film “Tio Papi”: the weather, the nightlife, the action.
But like his character, Ray Ray...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:10 PM
The problem with parents is that they die, sometimes all too soon. When a car accident leaves the six Reyes children orphaned, their Uncle Ray Ray (Joey Dedio, who co-wrote the script), a hardworking but self-centered bachelor, takes them in. Barely all...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Kelly McGillis was born in Newport Beach, Calif., today in 1957. This birthday gal rose to fame in the '80s, starring in such hit films as "The Accused," "Top Gun" and "Witness." More recently, she appeared in the role of Col....
| Jan 17, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Thursday evening sees the kickoff to the 2013 edition of the Sundance Film Festival, the annual indie confab that is ......
| Aug 24, 2012
| 7:09 AM
There's something about Hedda.
"Hedda Gabler," that is, the titular character in Henrik Ibsen's classic "new woman" tale, the original housewife of Oslo County, the gal who has attitude, aptitude and is one mean shot. The inscrutable character has...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:39 PM
Is Sara Paxton our new Scream Queen? She just might be, with all the horror she's showing up in these days. Good actress, pretty young thing, and in “The Innkeepers,” she's looking for ghosts in an old inn in this upcoming indie horror...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:33 PM
The haunted-building premise gets some fresh spins from writer-director Ti West in this melodrama about a soon-to-close New England inn that may have spooky secrets left to be uncovered. Sara Paxton ("Shark Night") and Pat Healy play the last remaining...
| Feb 2, 2012
Lean and scary, "The Innkeepers" was shot in 17 days in a quaint Connecticut hotel called the Yankee Pedlar, where writer-director Ti West stayed while making his previous movie, "The House of the Devil."
West works quickly and cheaply, and his latest,...
| Feb 2, 2012
*** (out of four)
In a genre of scarily abundant incompetence, few horror movies deliver a triple threat of strong characters, chilly mood and clean storytelling. “The Innkeepers” is one of those few.
The question at hand in writer-...