The Thing

Could Spook Train 3D Be the First Exploitation Claymation Movie?

The world of Claymation (where modeled figures are painstakingly moved and captured on camera one movement at a time) has been pretty quiet in terms of innovation of new creations since Nick Park’s Aardman Animations creations Wallace and Gromit ...

Harbinger Down Brings Practical Effects Back Into the Limelight

The title may sound like a bit of a falsehood as they have never really left our screens. But it is fair to say that Hollywood does like to utilize its CGI toolbox, with practical effects often used in conjunction, rather than relied upon them ...

Winter Movies to Help Beat the Cold

The holidays are over and now we must all shiver through the last cold months of winter. Once you’ve had your fill of egg nog and super sappy holiday movies, why not try one of these winter movies guaranteed to warm your heart ...

The Thing: Animatronic Video Released

One of the most amazing aspects of The Thing prequel should have been the incredible design of the monster. Fans were disappointed that the studio opted to go with mostly CG rather than the animatronic creatures style that made the 1982 version ...

11 of the Greatest Horror Movie Remakes in History

As proven by Friday’s release of the new Carrie remake, the film industry is still recycling old ideas with limited creative success. With stinkers releasing left and right, it’s no surprise that Hollywood has moved to resurrect many ...

Ice Follies – When it’s Best to Leave Frozen “Things” Lie

When it comes to scientists poking around Antarctica and reviving mysterious organisms, a certain film series always comes to mind. The lesson? Let frozen aliens lie. Year: 1951 – The Thing From Another World Discovery: American military ...

SyFy Eyes Ron Moore’s New Project, Gives Alphas the Axe

Ronald D. Moore has yet another television show in development. This time, it’s back with the network that made him famous – SyFy. Earlier today, Deadline broke news that the Battlestar Galactica showrunner is in the process of setting up a new ...