The devil resides in a damned doll in ‘ANNABELLE: CREATION’

June 20th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic Hot off its debut at the Los Angeles Film Festival, ANNABELLE: CREATION released a second haunting trailer for the feature that releases in August. And boy howdy does it look like one devil of a frightening horror film. Directed by David F. Sandberg (LIGHTS OUT), the prequel tells the origin stories of our favorite eternally damned doll from THE CONJURING: the Annabelle doll. Starring Miranda Otto, Anthony ...

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‘HOME AGAIN’ is completely on brand bliss, lovely

June 15th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic If there's one filmmaker whose world I will shove people out of the way to deep dive into, it's that of the one Nancy Meyers creates. Her features are aspirational living where in which you can score a better high from than Pinterest. Her in the flesh labor of love - daughter Hallie Meyers-Shyer - has birthed a cinematic creation along the same lines as her mother's features, HOME AGAIN. "It" runs in the family because I want ...

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‘HAPPY DEATH DAY’ is like ‘GROUNDHOG DAY’ for the horror film loving set

June 15th, 2017 | Movie News, Poster, Trailers | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic There's nothing more I value in films than ingenuity - especially in the horror genre. And it appears as if co-writer-director Christopher Landon (SCOUTS GUIDE TO THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE) has gifted us with a very clever twist within the trope-riddled genre with HAPPY DEATH DAY. In the film, a college student (Jessica Rothe) is forced to relive the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and terrifying end until ...

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