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    New on Video: ‘The Texas Chain Saw Massacre’

    The Texas Chain Saw Massacre was at the time of its release a most unusual feature. Why the movie still resonates today though, why it still has such a strong cult following, and why it remains one of the genre’s greatest entries, is for many of the same reasons it was so groundbreaking in 1974. More

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    Lip Service: The Top 10 Movie Catchphrases

    The obligatory movie catchphrase…memorable golden dialogue for the cinematic soul. What film fan does not enjoy reciting and repeating their favorite movie quotes? After all, there are countless catchphrases in films–some are famous, some are familiar, some are obscure. Still, paraphrasing movie quips has become an art onto itself? So what are your all-time movie […] More

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    Cinema’s Greatest Villains: The 1990’s

    Villains have always been and will always be some of the most fascinating and memorable characters in the world of genre film.  Here we will take a look at the greatest villains of cinema from the 1990’s. The criteria for this article is the same as in my previous articles Cinema’s Greatest Villains: The 1970’s […] More

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    ‘The Silence Of The Lambs’ Mondo Posters

    Last year, the Alamo Drafthouse organized a screening of The Princess Bride, and around that time they released their first-ever movie-themed wines. This was the first wave of what would become an entire line of movie-themed wines released under the Drafthouse umbrella. Now they are back at it again, and what better film to pair […] More

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    Is The Chick with a Gun becoming Chic?

    “All you need for a movie is a girl and a gun.” Jean-Luc Godard – Just how did packing a gun and dishing out feminist tirades become marketable? Reading academic books on the subject leaves more questions than answers. Dubbing the genre “Chick with a Gun” might seem condescending, except many of these films themselves have […] More