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The Test of Time: Alien (1979)

We all have certain movies we love. Movies we respect without question because of either tradition, childhood love, or because they’ve always been classics. However, as time keeps ticking, do those classics still hold up? Do they continue to be must see? So…the point of this here column is how a film stands against the Test of Time, if the thing holds up for a modern...
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12.17.2015
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The Test of Time: Mad Max (1979)

We all have movies we love. Movies we respect without question because of either tradition, childhood love, or because they’ve always been classics. However, as time keeps ticking, do those classics still hold up? So…the point of this here column is whether or not a film stands the test of time. I’m not gonna question whether it’s still a good flick, but if the...
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08.14.2014
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Drafthouse Films bringing remastered horror epic The Visitor to theaters this Halloween; VOD/DVD/Blu-ray set for early 2014

Earlier this year we brought you the news that Drafthouse Films would be bringing us a remastered and uncut version of 1979's phantasmagorical sci-fi oddity THE VISITOR, a strange little film that mashed up elements from THE OMEN, CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND, THE BIRDS, ROSEMARY'S BABY, THE FURY and STAR WARS into something truly memorable and featured a cast that...
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10.09.2013
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Drafthouse Films revives The Visitor; HD-restored release set for this year

Do you remember 1979's phantasmagorical sci-fi oddity THE VISITOR? It was a strange little film that mashed up elements from THE OMEN, CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND, THE BIRDS, ROSEMARY'S BABY, THE FURY and STAR WARS into something truly memorable and featured a cast that included Lance Henriksen, Mel Ferrer, Shelley Winters, Franco Nero, Glen Ford and iconic film directors...
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06.19.2013
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Kill of the Day: The Toolbox Murders (1978)

The 1970s had it right, didn't they? There's a reason all the horror flicks from the 70s are classics. They didn't sugarcoat the action. What you see is what you get. One flick that hits this perfectly is the 1978 slasher THE TOOLBOX MURDERS. For today's Kill of the Day I'm honoring TOOLBOX with this awesome death scene where our handy psychopath goes right at a woman with a drill....
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04.12.2013
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