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Play It Again – Friday the 13th

Play It Again – Friday the 13th. Starring Betsy Palmer, Adrienne King, and Robbi Morgan. Directed by Sean S. Cunningham. Rated R. By Simon Miraudo. Play It Again is a weekly feature in which our classic-film connoisseurs revisit a revered motion picture from the annals of movie history, to see if it holds up… or […]

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Interview: Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. (director of The Thing)

Interview: Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. (director of The Thing). By Simon Miraudo. Dutch director Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. is about to do battle with one of the fiercest monsters on the planet; one that would even frighten the shape-shifting subject of his new horror flick The Thing: the million-headed hydra of internet commentators and obsessed fans […]

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Trailer Debut: The Thing

The trailer for Matthijs van Heijningen Jr.’s prequel to John Carpenter’s The Thing has debuted online, proving once and for all that this long-delayed feature is actually coming to cinemas. Mary Elizabeth Winstead stars as a paleontologist who travels to the Antarctic to join a Norwegian scientific team, led by Carter (Joel Edgerton), that has discovered an […]

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Joel Edgerton to star in The Thing

source: thr.comAussie Joel Edgerton is set to star alongside Mary Elizabeth Winstead in the latest cinematic incarnation of The Thing. The project, intended as a prequel to John Carpenter‘s classic 1982 film of the same name, was first announced by Universal 12 months ago. Ronald D. Moore (Battlestar Galactica showrunner) wrote the screenplay with Eric […]

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