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On Second Watch: LA Confidential is the Ultimate Detective Thriller

I love stumbling upon a classic film years after its release. Off the record, on the Q.T., and very hush-hush, L.A. Confidential is a movie I watched a few times when it hit theaters in 1997 but only now fully embraced. Maybe my tastes have changed over time, or perhaps as a kid, I was… Read More »

Mean Girls Interview: Jaquel Spivey Talks Damian, Filming ‘Revenge Party’

ComingSoon Editor-in-Chief Tyler Treese spoke with Mean Girls star Jaquel Spivey about the musical movie adaptation. The actor discussed his role as Damian, Broadway, and more. The movie is now available to own digitally and is coming to 4K, Blu-ray, and DVD on April 30. “New student Cady Heron is welcomed into the top of… Read More »

Interview: Mean Girls Directors on Modernizing the Iconic Movie, Working With Tina Fey

ComingSoon Editor-in-Chief Tyler Treese spoke with Mean Girls directors Samantha Jayne and Arturo Perez Jr. about the musical movie adaptation. The duo discussed working with Tina Fey and how they approach creative disagreements as a directing couple. The movie is now available to own digitally and is coming to 4K, Blu-ray, and DVD on April… Read More »

Recommendations: 7 Twisted Romantic Horror Movies for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day may be upon us, but that does not mean horror buffs have to suffer through romantic comedies. Here are seven romantic horror movies that are shocking, disturbing, and nightmarish but also contain romance at the center of their stories. My Animal [embedded content] Written by Jae Matthews of the electronic music duo Boy… Read More »

Is Sicario: Day of the Soldado Better On Second Watch?

Let’s make one thing abundantly clear: Denis Villeneuve’s Sicario is a masterpiece brimming with atmosphere, raw intensity, and incredibly nuanced performances from its astounding cast. Somehow, the film only earned three Oscar nominations. Benicio Del Toro and Emily Blunt were overlooked, while the Academy nominated Tom McCarthy (Spotlight), Lenny Abrahamson (Room), and Adam McKay (The… Read More »

Iconic Roles: Martin Freeman’s Best Performances

This weekend, Jade Bartlett’s Miller’s Girl, a thriller starring Martin Freeman and Jenna Ortega, hits theaters. The plot follows a gifted young writer (Ortega) who starts a creative journey when her teacher (Freeman) assigns a project that pulls them into a growingly intricate web. As boundaries fade and their lives become intertwined, the professor and… Read More »

Best of 2023: Jonathan Sim’s Top 10 Movies of the Year

The end of 2023 has come, and it has been yet another phenomenal year for movies. With the historic WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes and the Barbenheimer double feature, 2023 has been unforgettable. Here are my ten favorite movies of the year. Honorable Mentions: Society of the Snow (La sociedad de la nieve), The Color Purple,… Read More »

Best of 2023: 15 Horror Movies Worth Watching

The world is a hellhole, so that usually means that horror is in a golden period. You can quantify the success of the horror genre in a variety of ways in 2023. This year brought all sorts of questionably sticky treats to choose from. Softcore naughtiness and Lovecraftian horror? You got it! Alien invaders? They’re… Read More »