Zach Gilbert

Zach Gilbert

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Spiral: A Ferocious Return to Form for the Saw Franchise (Review)

Spiral may stick to the Saw formula structurally, but the film’s scathing social commentary helps this sequel stand out regardless.

All Saw Films Ranked (From Worst to Best)

With Spiral set to hit theaters next week, we revisit all former Saw films, ranked from worst to best.

Stowaway: Suspenseful Sci-Fi Drama is a Tension-Filled Treat (Review)

Stowaway blends genre thrills with true tragedy, as Anna Kendrick, Toni Collette, and Daniel Dae Kim deal with moral dilemmas whilst soaring through space.

The Mitchells vs. the Machines: A Riotous Robot Apocalypse (Review)

The Mitchells vs. the Machines is a fun, family-friendly subversion of “sci-fi disaster” stories with a wholly compelling emotional core.

A History of Horror “Legacyquels”

In honor of Scream 4’s 10th anniversary, we take a look at the history of horror “legacyquels” – a trend that the Scream fourthquel arguably started.

Thunder Force: McCarthy and Spencer Charm in Superhero Comedy (Review)

Thunder Force is a sidesplitting take on a superhero origin story, anchored by the always-excellent Melissa McCarthy and Octavia Spencer.

Zack Snyder’s Justice League: 7 Reasons Snyder Succeeds

Zack Snyder’s Justice League is a miracle of superhero moviemaking, and we spotlight the 7 reasons Snyder succeeds where Joss Whedon failed four years ago.

The Unholy: Familiar but Frightening Faith-Based Horror (Review)

The Unholy’s story is nothing we haven’t seen before, but there are still more than enough “spooks” here to satisfy horror hounds.

Nobody: Better Call Bob Odenkirk (Review)

Nobody is an arresting action showcase for star Bob Odenkirk and a skillfully staged spectacle of stuntwork nearly on par with the John Wick trilogy.

Bad Trip: Eric André’s Hidden Camera Comedy is Hilarious (Review)

Bad Trip is a raucous road trip comedy that gives stars Eric André, Lil Rel Howery, and Tiffany Haddish the space to show off their side-splitting skills.