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Sony Pictures Classics acquires Paul Verhoeven's Elle

ELLE , the rape/revenge thriller from ROBOCOP / TOTAL RECALL director Paul Verhoeven, will be screening at the Cannes Film Festival this month, and although it won't be shown there until late in the festival's May 11th - 22nd schedule, it's already drawing attention. So much attention that Sony Pictures Classics has already picked up the distribution rights to release the...
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05.12.2016
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Where in the Horror are they Now? Rutger Hauer!

RUTGER HAUER THEN : There are very few actors as incredibly badass as Rutger Hauer. Perhaps it’s his quiet intensity, or just the powerful presence he has on-screen, This guy has always made a huge impression on this here movie fan. When looking back on the career of a genre actor that I admire, it can be easy to pick a few highlights from their career and be...
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04.25.2016
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Trailer for Paul Verhoeven's Elle starring Isabelle Huppert

There's a new Paul Verhoeven movie coming out. Need we say more? And even while, based on the first trailer for it, the film doesn't come across as the maniacal/subversive/bleakly funny Verhoeven we all truly love, just to have the director back in the game after a long hiatus is very good news indeed. Verhoeven's latest is ELLE , a revenge thriller starring veteran French...
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01.18.2016
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The F*ckin Black Sheep: Hollow Man (2000)

THE BLACK SHEEP is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATH. We’re hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Dig in! Hollow Man (2000)  Directed by Paul Verhoeven “HOLLOW...
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07.09.2015
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Starship Troopers to land on the small screen?

† We've been hearing about a new STARSHIP TROOPERS movie since 2011 , when it was first announced FAST & FURIOUS producer Neil Moritz would be overseeing a new adaptation of the classic Robert Heinlein sci-fi novel, which plenty of folks are familiar with thanks to Paul Verhoeven's satirical take on the material in '97. Screenwriters Zack Stentz and Ashley Miller (THOR) were hired for...
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04.30.2015
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Original Vs. Remake: RoboCop

The commenters agreed with the House in regard to our last Original Vs. Remake which had the House on Sorority Row besting its poorly conceived, but hot-chick-loaded remake. I liked seeing that many had actually heard of the original because it really is a piece of well-made 80's horror. We are rolling out with a robotic theme for today's O vs. R, keeping up with the whole CHAPPIE...
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03.11.2015
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Top 10 Horror Movie Barrooms!

Alright my fellow Arrow in the Headers, it's now T-minus 11 days until old Saint Patty's Day rolls around. You know what that means, right?? Yup, we're thrashing through an epic pub-crawl starting right this very second! You with us? You goddamn better be! I mean it guys. Clear the deck. Wipe the slate. Hydrate. It's about to be a brutal Bacchanal up in this bitch! That's right y'all,...
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03.06.2015
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Paul Verhoeven casts his lead for rape/revenge flick Elle!

The GREAT PAUL VERHOEVEN is setting up his next flick right now; a rape/revenge opus called ELLE (based on famous French novelist Philippe Dijan's 2012 novel "OH") and the lad just cast his lead. Respected French actress ISABELLE HUPPERT (see pic below) will playing the gal with a grudge to bare. ELLE was adapted by screenwriter David Birke (13 Sins) and will...
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08.27.2014
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Cool Horror Videos: Peter Weller suiting up for the original Robocop

We're just a couple of days away from seeing a reimagined ROBOCOP hit theaters but for many of you there is only one ROBOCOP, and that is Peter Weller. Today we have a cool look back at Weller talking the original ROBOCOP, getting suited up for the part, and giving us his insight on the character of Alex Murphy. While The Arrow dug the upcoming remake of ROBOCOP (peep his...
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02.12.2014
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Starship Troopers remake writer calls film 'An Officer & a Gentleman in power armor'

It was all the way back in 2011 when producer Neal Moritz announced that he would be remaking Paul Verhoeven's 1997 cult classic STARSHIP TROOPERS, which was a satirical take on the Robert A. Heinlein novel of the same name. In 2012, producer Toby Jaffe said that this version would be much more faithful to Heinlein’s source material which to many signaled that we'd be...
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01.06.2014
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Where in the Horror are they Now? Nancy Allen!

NANCY ALLEN THEN : Itís hard to say when Nancy Allen first became a part of my childhood. One thing I knew is that I had special feelings every single time I saw the actress on screen, even when she was the bad girl. And what a bad girl she was! The question is where do I start when talking about one of the most influential ladies in horror? From her work with...
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01.03.2014
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Cool Horror Videos: Peter Weller suiting up for Robocop

A few months ago we got a look at the Robo suit reveal for the upcoming remake of ROBOCOP and, like many of you, I felt the new design left a lot to be desired. Maybe it is just nostaligia, but dammit, I absolutely LOVE the Robocop design from Paul Verhoeven's 1987 classic and feel that no matter how hard they may try, they'll never be able to top that badass build....
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09.30.2013
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