Entries Tagged with ‘mystery’

Frankenstein Release Date: 2004 Genre: Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi Director(s): Marcus Nispel (Texas Chainsaw Massacre remake) Writer(s): John Shiban Starring: Parker Posey, Vincent Perez, Adam Goldberg, Michael Madsen On the commentary track for Frankenstein, director Marcus Nispel speaks about how nabbing Parker Posey for the lead role in this extended pilot episode for a […]

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Dead & Rotting Release Date: 3 February 2002 (USA) Genre: Horror | Mystery Director: David P. Barton Writers: David P. Barton & Douglas Snauffer (Killjoy 2, Witchouse 2) Starring: Debbie Rochon, Trent Haaga Once upon a time, Full Moon Entertainment was on the top of world. Paramount Pictures loved them. Charles Band was putting up […]

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Cypher Release Date: 18 January 2003 (Japan) Genre: Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller Director(s): Vincenzo Natali (Cube) Writer(s): Brian King (The Day The World Ended) Starring: Jeremy Northam, Lucy Liu Nigel Bennett Fans of Vincenzo Natali’s Cube have been on the receiving end of two direct-to-video sequels in the eight years since its release, but […]

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Creep Release Date: 28 January 2005 (UK) Genre: Horror | Mystery | Thriller Director(s): Christopher Smith Writer(s): Christopher Smith Staring: Franka Potente, Sean Harris, Vas Blackwood The general consensus around the net is that Creep is good, but far from great. And that right there sums up my feelings on the movie. Creep certainly has […]

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The Black Gate Release Date: Genre: Director(s): William Mesa (DNA, Galaxis) Writer(s): John G. Jones & Victoria Parker Staring: Jeff Rector, George Saunders and Rebecca Kyler Downs The year is 2005. Distributor Lions Gate has recently found an enormous amount of success releasing low budget horror movies to the video market thanks to their previous […]

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Barbershop Blues Release Date: 20 July 2004 (USA) Genre: Thriller | Mystery Director(s): Stephen Allen Writer(s): Stephen Allen Staring: Mandell Butler, Channon Dade and Rashad Edwards It’s difficult to really dislike Barbershop Blues, since it’s so far and beyond most urban films in terms of production value. It’s impossible to ignore its faulty script, though, […]

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Amityville 1992: It’s About Time Release Date: 2005 Genre: Horror Director(s): Tony Randel (Ticks, Rattled, Hellraiser II) Writer(s): Christopher DeFaria & Antonio Toro (both of Amityville: A New Generation) Starring: Stephen Macht, Dean Cochran Of all the series to get a multitude of sequels, excluding the Witchcraft films, the Amityville Horror saga is probably the […]

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8MM 2 Release Date:2005 Genre: Crime | Drama | Mystery Director(s): J.S. Cardone (Mummy an’ the Armadillo, The Forsaken) Writer(s): Robert Sullivan Starring: Johnathon Schaech, Lori Heuring Yes, they actually made a sequel to the Nicholas Cage disappointment 8MM. Well, sort of. Originally titled The Velvet Side of Hell, Sony saw a chance to make […]

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13 Seconds Release Date:20 August 2003 Genre:Horror | Fantasy | Mystery Director: Jeff Thomas (upcoming Fallen Angels) Writer: Jeff Thomas Starring: April Caine, Daniel Rain, Kevin Kuras, Robert Yensch, Sarah Corbin, Spencer Stevens U.S. Distributor: Silver Nitrate, 2004 There are two types of films that I find it difficult to get into; sci-fi and supernatural. […]

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