Darathus


By now, I’m sure we’ve all seen quite a few movies where an ominous stranger shows up to a gathering uninvited and unannounced, causing chaos and havoc. Hell, I’ve seen one that includes flashbacks from the point of view from a dog. But how many of those same movies include […]

VIRGIN TERRITORY: THE SECT 1991 dir. Michele Soavi






I was a kid with a big imagination. And I’m not ashamed to say that I cried while reading Bridge to Terabithia in 4th grade class. So, watching this trailer truly hit home with me. Combining elements of Terabithia, a little TROLLHUNTER, and more, we get the film that pleased […]

PRESS IN CLOSER: I KILL GIANTS gets an official trailer/release ...


Sadly, we are living in an age where the prison system is an industrial complex. And despite that, there is still rampant violence, drug use, and other misdeeds occurring. And with the constant growth of privately funded prisons, it is harder and harder to maintain a common set of guidelines […]

PRESS IN CLOSER: SURVIVORS GUIDE TO PRISON Trailer/Release Info




Doomsday preppers. Survivalists. Hunting enthusiasts. They all take being prepared very seriously. But how do you prepare to track down a legendary creature? Well, in Henrique Couto’s latest found footage horror THE DEVIL’S TRAIL, we find out what not do while looking for certain hooved beasts while in the state […]

PREMATURE EVALUATIONS: DEVIL’S TRAIL 2017 dir. Henrique Couto


2017 has been one of my favorite years for cinema. Sure there have been some busts and some plain stinkers. But this year has brought us many solid films that I feel will continue to hold up year after year. Not only was I able to get out and see […]

Derek’s Top Fifteen Films of 2017