Are horror movies never scary enough?

If you’re watching a horror movie just for you to be scared, you’re watching it with your eyes half closed. I’ve been reading a lot of blogs and other social media posts (mostly reviews) about how horror movies nowadays aren’t as terrifying as they used to be. Yes, these blogs are mostly by millennials, whoContinue reading “Are horror movies never scary enough?”

MOVIE REVIEW: Don’t Breathe (2016)

Horror films oftentimes validate itself by letting its audiences root for its characters—whether the story dwells in the miseries of the protagonist (a group of friends, a bunch of strangers, lovers in troubles) or the personal issues of the antagonist (a mad man, a person with a dark past, a spiteful soul). Amidst the characters isContinue reading “MOVIE REVIEW: Don’t Breathe (2016)”

‘Don’t Breathe’ tops U.S. weekend box office with $26.1-M

August 29, 2016 – Columbia Pictures’ gripping suspense thriller “Don’t Breathe” – which Variety hails as “a muscular exercise in brutal, relentless peril” – spooked the U.S. box-office with a chilling $26.1-million, easily opening at No.1 for the Aug. 26-28 weekend. It joins a long list of recent horror films such as “The Purge: ElectionContinue reading “‘Don’t Breathe’ tops U.S. weekend box office with $26.1-M”

‘Goosebumps’ hero Dylan Minnette plays conflicted thief in ‘Don’t Breathe’

Young actor Dylan Minnette (“Goosebumps,” “Prisoners”) stars in Columbia Pictures’ taut suspense thriller as Alex, one of a trio of teens who break into the house of a blind man they suspect has plenty of money hidden away. Once inside, they get a lot more than they bargained for. (Watch the “Don’t Breathe” featurette titledContinue reading “‘Goosebumps’ hero Dylan Minnette plays conflicted thief in ‘Don’t Breathe’”

‘Avatar’s’ Stephen Lang terrifies as the blind man in ‘Don’t Breathe’

Best known for his iconic role as Colonel Miles Quaritch in James Cameron’s “Avatar,” Stephen Lang now stars as the unnamed Blind Man in Columbia Pictures’ critically acclaimed horror-thriller “Don’t Breathe.” In the film, a trio of friends – Rocky (Jane Levy), Alex (Dylan Minnette) and Money (Daniel Zovatto) – breaks into the house ofContinue reading “‘Avatar’s’ Stephen Lang terrifies as the blind man in ‘Don’t Breathe’”

‘Fear the Walking Dead’s’ Daniel Zovatto heats up ‘Don’t Breathe’

Up-and-coming young actor Daniel Zovatto (“It Follows,” TV’s “Fear the Walking Dead”) stars in Columbia Pictures’ new horror-thriller “Don’t Breathe” as Money, one of a trio of teens who break into the house of a blind man they suspect has plenty of money hidden away. But their plan goes dangerously wrong when their intended victimContinue reading “‘Fear the Walking Dead’s’ Daniel Zovatto heats up ‘Don’t Breathe’”

Home invasion turns into horrific nightmare in ‘Don’t Breathe’

In Columbia Pictures’ new suspense thriller “Don’t Breathe,” three young friends break into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they’ll get away with the perfect heist. They’re wrong. Directed by Fede Alvarez (“Evil Dead” 2013) and written by Alvarez & Rodo Sayagues, “Don’t Breathe” stars Jane Levy (“Evil Dead” 2013), Dylan Minnette (“Goosebumps”),Continue reading “Home invasion turns into horrific nightmare in ‘Don’t Breathe’”

WATCH: Suspense thriller ‘Don’t Breathe’ reveals first trailer

From the filmmakers of “Spider-Man” and “Evil Dead” comes the new suspense thriller “Don’t Breathe” where a group of young friends break into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they’ll get away with the perfect heist. They’re wrong. Catch the film’s first trailer here below. Directed by Fede Alvarez, written by Fede Alvarez &Continue reading “WATCH: Suspense thriller ‘Don’t Breathe’ reveals first trailer”