Better than your average paranormal film, Dark Skies is one worth checking out for fans of the genre.
No amount of enticing visual effects can save this sappy melodrama, which seems tailor-made for tweens in search of the next fantasy saga to replace Twilight.
Thale is a fairly well executed Norwegian fantasy-thriller based in old Nordic folklore that is at least worthy of a rental for fans of the genre.
Thai filmmaker M.L. Bhandevanop Devakul’s recreation of the Kurosawa Akira classic Rashomon is visually stunning, but a classic should never be fooled around with. This remake misses all the nuance of the Kurosawa original.
Chalk up The Apparition as yet another attempt at the ‘found footage’ craze. Only this attempt lacks any originality.
Even though Magnolia’s Blu-ray is technically solid as the genre goes, I just couldn’t get into Apartment 143. Unless you’re a big fan of the film, I’d say avoid this one.
Alien visitations, flying machines, and buried alien bodies are all speculated upon in this collection that brings together the first episode from all four seasons of this History Channel series.
Clive Owen puts in a valiant effort, but this latest psychological horror-thriller from director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo fails to live up to its promise.
This original anime series from Aniplex’ and TV Tokyo’s Anime no Chikara project is a winner in this premium edition from NIS America packed in a sturdy, glossy slipcover and stuffed with a collectible 36-page hardcover art book.
Eureka satisfy cinephiles once again with a triumphant release of the masterful classic supernatural thriller Ugetsu monogatari from Japanese director Kenji Mizoguchi in this reference quality dual-format release from their Masters of Cinema series.