The daughter of legendary star Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda was almost destined to movie fame form the beginning. Appearing next to her father in the theater world already in 1958, Fonda made her scree debut with Tall Story in 1960 and shot to fame with a string of movies in the 1960s, where she ..
Christmas is family time, which is perhaps why so many Holiday movies are perfect for when the entire family wants to spend a couple of hours in front of a movie, the entire family can enjoy. That doesn’t mean there aren’t naughty Christmas movies too, even a Christmas Horror genre, but here we have ..
Named after the character Miranda from William Shakespeare’s play The Tempest, and born to actor Barry Otto who instilled in her an acting interest, this Australian has been investing in the world of acting from an early age. She has enjoyed a great career mix of independent films and bit studio productions since her since ..
He is known to a the World as Jamie Foxx, the stage name under which this actor, musician, and comedian has entertained audiences since the mid-1990s. In fact his name is Eric Marlon Bishop, and as such he was born in Terrell, Texas. His parents’ marriage failed when he was seven months old and he ..
Sometimes all the sentimentality and cheerfulness of Christmas can just be too much for you. Which is why, it is lucky someone has made several R-rated Christmas comedies, where your lust for inappropriate jokes and adult themes can be satisfied. We have gathered a list of five movies, that would definitely make in on ..
As is the case for a surprisingly large number of now famous actors, Wisconsin-born Mark Ruffalo made his feature film début in a little known horror film, Mirror, Mirror 2: Raven Dance (1994), and even appeared in the sequel Mirror, Mirror III: The Voyeur (1995). The 1990s provided him with consistent work, but no breakthrough ..
Sir Ridley Scott was born into an army family and spent much of his childhood in the industrial north of England whose dark and towering buildings inspired the look of one of his most famous films, Blade Runner (1982). He developed an early liking for the science fiction that has marked some of his greatest successes ..
Throughout movie history there have been many fruitful collaborations between a director and an actor; Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski, John Ford and John Wayne, Billy Wilder and Jack Lemmon, to name just a few. The first couple of decades of Scorsese’s own career was dominated by his eight collaborations ..
The demonic is a popular theme in horror films, be it cursed objects, demonic entities, or the Devil himself and his followers. The subgenre has split into multible different strands but has its origins in the Satanic scare of the 1960s and 1970s and today haunted house movies are more likely to involve demons that ..
Happy birthday to American actor Richard Dreyfuss who is 70 years old today. The New York born actor grew up in Los Angeles where he soon found plenty of work in television during the 1960s and early 1970s. He débuted in the instant classic American Graffiti (see below) and made lots of succesful films during ..
There is something about the rotting, slow-moving movie monster zombies are that makes them perfect for horror comedies. Our fear of rotting flesh, the high infection danger and the fast growing numbers of zombies, ensures that a zombie movie can scare the hell out of us and be a genuinely frightening experience. But luckily, ..
The horror genre has always been a prolific one, producing few truly great films but nonetheless maintaining a large and devoting fanbase. This upcoming year is no exception, with a multitude of new horror film coming out. Big franchises continue to produce new installments, including Insidious, Conjuring, and Halloween (see all three below), as well ..