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The Wicker Man

Beyond Dracula, Dooku, and Saruman: Celebrating the Long Life and Vast Career of Sir Christopher Lee

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 06.13.2015 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

In a movie culture of ever bigger, louder, and emptier booms, and a celebrity culture of relentless panty flashes and nip slips, Mr. Lee always reminds us of elegance, of discipline, of presence. With Christopher Lee in a production, there was never any need for lame camera-shaking and ADD cutting -- he held you.

Not in the Movie: Fifteen Pop Songs Inspired By Cinema

Jon Eig | Posted 05.23.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Eig

They weren't in movies. They were inspired by movies. Perhaps by a specific film. Perhaps by a star. Or perhaps simply by the entire magical filmic experience. It's a broad definition. Here are fifteen really good songs, covering fifty years of pop music.

Discussing The Wicker Man: Final Cut With Director Robin Hardy

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

The plot? I'm not telling. A cop searches for a missing child. Do not read synopses, don't ask anyone about it, just see it. If for the first time, I envy you.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2; We Are What We Are & More

Dan Persons | Posted 11.30.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

In an intriguing rondo of capsule reviews, the relative values of flesh-eating humans vs. wild tacodiles vs. horny teen victims are explored, and, more importantly, we get a show out of three of the most disparate films possible.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: The Wicker Man

Dan Persons | Posted 11.23.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

In The Wicker Man, a devoutly religious Scottish policeman (Edward Woodward) travels to an island-bound agricultural community to investigate the disappearance of a young girl.

Nicolas Cage Isn't Over The Top, He's Just Operatic

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.22.2013 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

At the junket for his upcoming film, The Frozen Ground, Nicolas Cage discusses his acting style and process, interspersed with his best movie moment...

He Knows What You Might Think Of Him

Posted 07.20.2013 | Entertainment

Nicolas Cage has a contentious presence among Hollywood, but it's not anything the actor isn't aware of. In fact, he can pinpoint several chief fallac...

Leaked GOP Screening Series: 10 Movies Helping Republicans Stay Bold, Agressive and Insane

Katie Halper | Posted 10.04.2011 | Comedy
Katie Halper

This is a leaked list of the ten movies the GOP is screening to make sure they stay on the offensive, as they fight for the wealthy and attack middle and working class people.

The 100 Cheesiest Movie Quotes Of All Time (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

You know that awful line in a movie that's so cheesy, that despite cringing upon hearing it, you're really glad it exists? Like in "The Wicker Man" w...