THE NUN Review by: Christopher Haskell “I’m afraid there is something very wrong with this place. “ Father Burke (Demián Bichir) In 2014, when Warner Bros. announced that it would be spinning off stories from its highly acclaimed “Conjuring” series, which at the time had just come off of a $41.9 million domestic opening weekend and a worldwide total of $319.5 million, against a … Read More Proof Review: The Nun (2018)
A GHOST STORY David Lowery’s directorial debut put Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara together in a modern day Western titled “Ain’t Them Bodies Saints,” which also starred Ben Foster in a supporting role, and now Lowery, Affleck, and Mara have teamed again for a take on the after-life, with “A Ghost Story.” Affleck plays a husband that passes away but returns as a ghost … Read More Stream Guide: A Ghost Story & Original Sin (January 12th, 2018)
ANNABELLE: CREATION || Heading into prequel-land, Annabelle: Creation sets out to inform an uncaring audience where the Annabelle doll of The Conjuring series got its origin. Coming off last week, where it was announced that the Crooked Man of The Conjuring 2 would also be getting a spin-off film, you really just have to wonder why Hollywood cannot continue streaks like Get Out and … Read More New Trailer: Annabelle: Creation – Official Trailer #2
ANNABELLE: CREATION || Coming off the success of last year’s horror film Lights Out, director David Sandberg takes over the “next chapter in The Conjuring universe” with the Annabelle prequel titled Annabelle: Creation. Surrounded by a little controversy at the moment, however, the entire Conjuring series is being put into question as author Gerald Brittle, who wrote a book on the Warren investigations back … Read More New Trailer: Annabelle: Creation – Official Trailer #1
OCTOBER 22ND, 2013 THE CONJURING // Something has to be said for a horror film that keeps you alert and edgy throughout the entire film. “The Conjuring” is a throwback to classic horror films like Poltergeist and The Exorcist, with an eerie feel from the moment you step foot into the characters’ lives. Based on a true story, director James Wan delivers an age … Read More Tuesday Releases: The Conjuring & The Way Way Back
Release Date July 19, 2013 Director James Wan Screenplay Chad Hayes Carey W. Hayes Distributed By Warner Bros. Pictures Budget $20 million Horror, Mystery, Thriller Rated R for sequences of disturbing violence and terror 112 minutes The Conjuring Something has to be said for a horror film that keeps you alert and edgy throughout the entire film. “The Conjuring” is a throwback to classic … Read More One Minute Review: The Conjuring (2013)
Not since “The Cove”, have I felt this strongly about a particular subject and it just so happens they are very similar in nature, with “The Cove” delving into the capture and killing of dolphins in Japan, while “Blackfish” dives into the world of capturing orcas and training them to work at SeaWorld despite their eventual aggression. What Cowperthwaite does best in directing this … Read More Theatrical Releases: The Conjuring, Red 2, & R.I.P.D.