Tag: suspense

Examining Hollywood Remakes: Invasion of the Body Snatchers

 This time we have a film which has been remade multiple times. However, we’re choosing to focus on the best of those remakes. This week, Cinelinx looks at Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978).

Examining Hollywood Remakes: Cape Fear

 Our series on remakes continues with a graphic reimagining of a moody suspense thriller from the 1960s. This week, Cinelinx looks at Martin Scorsese’s Cape Fear (1991).

DVD REVIEW: Fire in the Sky (1993)

Cinelinx gets sucked into the alien abduction classic Fire in the Sky from Warner Archive!

Closed Circuit Starring Eric Bana Trailer and Featurette Online

Closed Circuit is part international suspense thriller, part courtroom drama with a terrorism twist and tons of intrigue. Focus Features has offered up not only a trailer for the film, but also a Secrets Behind the Camera featurette detailing some major highlights of the story. Throw MI6 into the mix and audiences can't help but think life in peril, mystery and danger, with a healthy dose of mortal jeopardy. Starring Eric Bana, Rebecca Hall, Jim Broadbent, Ciaran Hinds and Julia Stiles, this is bound to be a thrilling conspiracy. Come on in and find out what Closed Circuit is all about.


Rated: Side Effects (2013)

 It’s not often that someone who is well known for what they do just decides to quit in order to try something else. Yet, that’s just what Steven Soderberg claims to be doing. Side Effects is his last film for theatrical release. As one of his final projects, it is a solid representation of his style and contribution to film as an art form. 


Cinelinx gets the willies from the Love Me Blu-ray!

Rated: Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Zero Dark Thirty is unique in that it not only depicts the historic event that marked the end of the post 9/11 era in American history, but the movie itself feels like it marks the end of an era of film making as well. Fortunately, being of historical importance is not the film’s best attribute; it’s also highly enjoyable and exciting to watch.   

BLU REVIEW: The Barrens (Vic’s Review)

The Movie Pool wanders into The Barrens Blu-ray!

BLU REVIEW: Chained (Vic’s review)

The Movie Pool can't get away from Jennifer Lynch's Chained Blu-ray!

Dressed to Kill (Unrated) Blu-ray Review!

The Movie Pool gets all dolled up for the Blu-ray release of Brian de Palma's Dressed to Kill!

Claudia Gray’s ‘House of El Book One: The Shadow Threat’ Shows...

*warning: minor spoilers for House of El Book One: The Shadow Threat below If you've been looking for a new story set on Superman's home...