Wednesday , 13 December 2017

Movies

Jurassic World’s R-Evolutionary Box Office Numbers

It was a weekend in the film world that no one saw coming. Jurassic World exploded into theaters with the impact of the meteor which may have ended the Age of Dinosaurs. But, clearly, dinosaurs are alive and well on theater screens throughout the world. While the box office prognosticators were predicting an opening weekend in the low $100 millions ... Read More »

Holy Mosasaurus! Jurassic World Rules! – review

Dinosaurs have held a special fascination for this reviewer since some of the earliest memories as a living being seeing animatronic and life-sized sculptures of the ‘terrible lizards’ at New York World’s Fair, to the first visit to the Museum of Natural History, to appearances in film from King Kong, One Million Years, B.C. and, ultimately, Jurassic Park. That interest ... Read More »

Jurassic World ready to stomp into theaters!

After a wait of fourteen years since Jurassic Park III, and twenty-two years since the original, the world of Jurassic is finally ready to reclaim its dominance at the box office. Although since the last Jurassic Park film, we’ve had Peter Jackson’s excellent King Kong remake, as well as the Journey/Mysterious Island movies, which featured dinosaurs, this is the first ... Read More »

Non-stop action fuels Mad Max: Fury Road – review

Whewwww! Now that is a movie! Roaring onto screens everywhere, Mad Max: Fury Road gives new meaning to the term, ‘action film.’ Indeed, it is not so much of a popcorn movie, but rather an extra large bucket of meat movie. It is completely unlike any other movie, except of course, the previous Mad Max films, but it ups the ... Read More »

Bully on Unfriended – a review

There’s the old adage, ‘Keep your friends close, but keep your enemies closer.’ In the newest cybernatural horror film, Unfriended, this rings truer than ever, and following this rule may mean the difference between life or death. The catalyst for the events to follow is that of an embarrassing video of a girl that is posted online and the ensuing ... Read More »

Dig the new Burying the Ex trailers

Burying the Ex is a movie The Gore 4 has had its bloody eye on for awhile (see Joe Dante Digs Up New Horror Comedy) for a number of reasons. First off, it’s directed by one of our favorite directors, Joe Dante. He’s the man behind such classics as Pirahna, The Howling, Gremlins 1 & 2, Matinee and Innerspace, to ... Read More »

It Follows leads this year’s horror crop – review

You can’t run. And you can’t hide. Because no matter where you go, “It” will follow. And if it catches you…. Such is the basic premise of the latest horror sensation to hit theaters, It Follows. After a mysterious and deadly opening sequence, the movie centers on Jay, her sister, Kelly, and their friends, Paul and Yara. Jay is excited ... Read More »

She’s alive! The Lazarus Effect – review

One of the greatest mysteries of life is what happens to you when you die. In the latest frightfest to hit theater screens, The Lazarus Effect, discovering what lies in the great beyond may be better left alone. From Blumhouse Productions, the studio that specializes in low-budget, yet highly successful horror franchises like Paranormal Activity, Insidious, Sinister and The Purge, ... Read More »

Systems go for Alien 5!

On Earth, everyone could hear horror and sci-fi fans screaming in anticipation over news that an Alien 5 looks to actually be happening! And it will be directed by none other than the director of District 9 and the soon-to-be-released Chappie, Neill Blomkamp. As stunning as this news is by itself, is that it has happened so quickly. The gestation ... Read More »

Jurassic World trailer

It will have been 14 years since the last Jurassic Park movie, a millennium in cinematic time, when the newest dinosaur thriller, Jurassic World, stomps its way into theaters on June 12 of 2015. Starring Chris Pratt (Guardians of the Galaxy) and Bryce Dallas Howard (The Twilight Saga), this latest adventure brings back some of your favorite dinosaurs, as well ... Read More »