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What happened to the Promised Land?

The major expansion this weekend was for Matt Damon’s Promised Land. Gus Van Sant’s well-reviewed ‘fracking is bad but it’s complicated…’ morality play earned just $4.6 million for the weekend. Chalk it up to being mostly buried during the frenzied Oscar season. Frankly, this could have been[...]

The Top 10 Scariest Horror Films from the last 20 years

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: The goal of this list is pretty simple. I’m sure we’re all sick and tired of seeing countless ‘scariest movies of all time’ lists every Halloween that basically include some combination of the same several movies. Among the movies that will not be on this list: “Psycho,”[...]

“Hatchet” director scores unrated victory for horror filmmakers

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Rarely do you hear of a major movie theater chain bending the rules to make room for an unrated film to screen. Most companies, be it Regal or AMC, would prefer to program safer, crowd-friendlier fare like a Pixar feature of a Ben Stiller “Museum” comedy rather[...]