Dread Central Presents Undergoes Dread Rebrand With A ‘Lucky’ Endeavor

Dread Central Presents, the makers of the excellent Gothic thriller The Lodgers, is keeping things simple and changing its name to Dread. The Golem, the company's first in-house production, comes out February 5, and pre-production will soon begin on the Natasha Kermani (Imitation Girl) directed horror feature Lucky. Lucky centers on May, a suburban mom … Continue reading Dread Central Presents Undergoes Dread Rebrand With A ‘Lucky’ Endeavor

“Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No” Cast Additions Announced

Actor Frankie Muniz, Penn & Teller, Grammy winning artist Ne-Yo, NASCAR drivers Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, bestselling author Jackie Collins, former MythBusters host Grant Imahara, and Lou Ferrigno (TV's The Incredible Hulk) have joined the all-star cast of Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! "Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!" features the continuing adventures of Fin (Ian Ziering) as he, along with April (Tara Reid) and Nova (Cassie Scerbo) test their mettle against flying … Continue reading “Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No” Cast Additions Announced

VIDEO: Penn Jillette Reflects On Arthur Penn’s Lifelong Influence

  Late director Arthur Penn left us with an array of first rate films. Bonnie and Clyde, The Miracle Worker,  Little Big Man and Night Moves are just a sampling of his prodigious body of work. I asked Penn Jillette, who sat down to talk about the SyFy program Wizard Wars, about his experiences working with him on the 1989 feature Penn & Teller Get … Continue reading VIDEO: Penn Jillette Reflects On Arthur Penn’s Lifelong Influence

Blu-ray Review: “Tim’s Vermeer” Explores Artistic Mysteries of Dutch Master

One of art's greatest mysteries is explored in Tim's Vermeer (Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 80 minutes, PG-13), an absorbing documentary about Texas based inventor Tim Jenison's determined attempts to reveal how Johannes Vermeer created photo-realistic paintings before the advent of photography. By studying Vermeer's environment and recreating his workspace and methodology, Jenison attempts to paint his … Continue reading Blu-ray Review: “Tim’s Vermeer” Explores Artistic Mysteries of Dutch Master

‘Tim’s Vermeer’ Follows An Inventor’s Spirited and Artistic Journey

Tim's Vermeer opens today in select theaters, and if you have any sort of artistic inclinations or, for that matter, have an unwavering spirit, it's a documentary I'd highly suggest. Directed by Teller and produced by longtime collaborator Penn Jillette, the project comes off as one of their greatest illusions, as the pair, along with … Continue reading ‘Tim’s Vermeer’ Follows An Inventor’s Spirited and Artistic Journey