For “Smile” Star Sosie Bacon, Horror Genre Runs in the Family

Cinematic terror is something of a family business for Sosie Bacon, the lead in Paramount Pictures’ terrifying horror thriller Smile. Her father, Kevin Bacon, has appeared in several iconic genre films, including Stir of Echoes, Flatliners, and the all-time classic Friday the 13th. “My dad is  a big scary movie fan, so I gained an appreciation for them early …

Florence Pugh: A Brilliant, Complex Heroine in “Don’t Worry Darling”

To portray the heroine, Alice—one-half of a deliriously happy couple in New Line Cinema’s  audacious, twisted and visually stunning thriller, “Don’t Worry Darling”—director Olivia Wilde cast globally acclaimed Academy Award-nominated actress, Florence Pugh (“Little Women,” “Black Widow”). Watch the “Dinner Clip” from the film The provocative, relatable themes of the project piqued Pugh’s interest: “It’s …

Director Says “Smile” a Horror Film That Feels Like a Panic Attack

Some horror movies aim to subtly spook audiences. Others try to make viewers squirm in their seats. But filmmaker Parker Finn had a far more ambitious goal in mind when he set out to write and direct his debut feature, Smile. “I wanted to make a movie that felt like a sustained panic attack from start …

Daisy Edgar-Jones: A Star is Born in “Where the Crawdads Sing”

Rising British star Daisy Edgar-Jones plays Kya, the ill-fated “marsh girl” in Columbia Pictures’ $100-million-grossing box-office hit Where the Crawdads Sing. Watch the film’s latest trailer At the center of Where the Crawdads Sing is Kya Clark – “the marsh girl” – about whom little is known and much is assumed. When Chase Andrews, once the town’s star …

Go Inside the Making of “Smile” With New Featurette for the Horror Film

Evil has a brand new face in Paramount Pictures’ upcoming horror-thriller Smile.  Go behind-the-scenes with writer-director Parker Finn, star Sosie Bacon and the cast of Smile as they discuss the creation of the psychological terror in the newly released featurette “It’s Smiling at Me” which may viewed below: About Smile  After witnessing a bizarre, traumatic incident involving a patient, …

Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill back in ‘Enola Holmes 2’

Netflix released our first look at Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, Helena Bonham-Carter and more in ‘Enola Holmes 2.’ Check out the images below: Fresh off the triumph of solving her first case, Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) follows in the footsteps of her famous brother, Sherlock (Henry Cavill), and opens her own agency — …

Taylor Swift Composes Song “Carolina” for “Where the Crawdads Sing”

Columbia Pictures’ gripping mystery-drama Where the Crawdads Sing boasts of the new original song by Taylor Swift titled Carolina which she composed after reading Delia Owens’ bestselling novel from which the film was based. Watch the song’s lyric video “About a year and half ago I wrote a song about an incredible story, the story of a girl who …

“Smile” Announced as the Opening Night Film at Fantastic Fest 2022

August 17, 2022 — Paramount Pictures’ terrifying new horror feature “Smile” is set to make its world premiere as the Opening Night Film at the Fantastic Fest 2022, running from September 22nd – 29th in Austin, Texas. To mark the announcement, Paramount has unveiled the main poster art for Smile which may be seen below. Smile has been described as …

First reality horror movie ‘Kuta’ explores the mystical Mt. Banahaw

What if you have a chance to win P500,000 just by vlogging? But the catch is… your vlog or video blog must catch a ghost on camera. Would you still grab it? Kuta is the first reality horror movie in the Philippines produced by ECL Multimedia Productions. The film stars Buboy Villar, Krissy Achino, Nico …

Jordan Peele transcends sci-fi horror genre with ‘Nope’

Filmmaker Jordan Peele, also known for Get Out and Us that disrupted and redefined the horror genre, reinvents the sci-fi horror genre this time in his latest film Nope. Shot with large-format and IMAX cameras, Peele, along with the film’s director of photography Hoyte Van Hoytema (whose work includes Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk and Tenet) teamed up …