Who are the Bene Gesserit of Dune?

  Dune is full of mysterious characters and organizations, but few are as important and secretive as the Bene Gesserit order, to which Paul’s mother Jessica belongs. While the movie reveals a few of their secrets, it doesn’t get all way into the background of the all-female sect. Thankfully, Frank Herbert’s original Dune novel has […]

Bill Oberst Jr. stars in horror western

Incredibly prolific character actor / genre regular Bill Oberst Jr. (3 from Hell) has just finished working on his latest horror project, Bloodspawn: Attack of Uktena. Based on a Cherokee legend, the film co-stars Roger Willie (Windtalkers) and Raw Leiba (Bone Tomahawk). Bloodspawn was written and directed by Derek S. Campbell and David Rotan, who […]

Harry Styles is in Marvel’s Eternals after-credits scene as Eros, Thanos’ bro

There are many potential paths for the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to take, but its Celestial overseers are interested in one direction in particular: Harry Styles. [Ed. note: This post contains potential spoilers for upcoming Marvel movies] The pop star and actor, according to reports from the Eternals premiere on Monday night, appears […]

14 best horror movies to watch on Netflix, Amazon, HBO, and Hulu

The month of October is dedicated to horror films. Whether it’s gory and macabre, silly and irreverent, eerie and unsettling, the horror genre is as diverse as the ghosts, ghoulies, and homicidal maniacs that go bump in the night. We’ve had a lot of fun this month recommending a wide range of titles to stream […]

Bond theme music from Connery to Craig has always been reinvented

In 1995’s GoldenEye, Dame Judy Dench’s M stings James Bond with a fitting description: “A sexist, misogynistic dinosaur and a relic of the cold war.” Of course, she was right. Author Ian Fleming published Casino Royale, the first novel that described Agent 007’s exciting exploits in espionage, in 1953, right at the beginning of a […]

Welcome to the Blumhouse makes a strong pitch for new voices in horror

For the Halloween season a year ago, horror studio Blumhouse Productions launched a new movie anthology series called Welcome to the Blumhouse on Amazon Prime, releasing four suspense films under the Welcome to the Blumhouse banner. That first set of “Welcome” movies mostly skirted the outer edges of the horror genre, much like the eclectic […]