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  • Movies That Actually Predicted Other Films

    Hollywood is a small world, so you’d be surprised how many movies predicted future films, franchises, and roles for its stars,

    (24) by Andrew Dyce
  • The 10 Best Horror Movies of the 1980s

    For the first time, kids could take the horror home and watch over and over again. These are the best horror movies of the 1980s.

    (30) by Scout Tafoya
  • 15 Horror Movies That Will Give You Nightmares

    Are you in the mood for a scare? Here are 15 horror films featuring creepy creatures that will probably end up giving you nightmares.

    (43) by Scout Tafoya
  • The 10 Best Movie Taglines

    Our list of the best movie taglines proves that marketing can be just as important as the film itself – and may even be more memorable.

    (122) by Andrew Dyce
  • Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: October 23, 2011

    Here’s our box office report for the weekend of October 21st, 2011 featuring the performances of debut films ‘Paranormal Activity 3′ and ‘The Three Musketeers’ – as well as updates on the rest of the box office top ten.

    (17) by Niall Browne
  • SR Underground Ep. 9: ‘The Thing’

    In episode 9 of the Screen Rant Underground we tackle ‘Walking Dead’ premiere backlash, discuss the NYCC ‘Avengers’ footage, and contemplate the Hulk’s love life as well as review ‘The Thing’ prequel starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Joel Edgerton.

    (15) by Ben Kendrick
  • Weekend Box Office Wrap Up: October 16th, 2011

    Here’s our box office report for the weekend of October 14th, 2011 featuring the performances of debut films ‘Footloose’ and ‘The Thing’ – as well as updates on the rest of the box office top ten.

    (6) by Niall Browne
  • ‘The Thing’ Director Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. On Prequels & Effects

    We chat with ‘The Thing’ director Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. about recreating John Carpenter’s iconic world, working with a large group of actors, and his two demands when he took the project.

    (5) by Roth Cornet
  • ‘The Thing’ Spoilers Discussion

    Want to discuss ‘The Thing’ spoilers and Easter eggs without ruining the movie for others? This is the place!

    (68) by Kofi Outlaw
  • ‘The Thing’ Review

    Luckily for the filmmakers, the imitation of a good movie still results in a fairly suitable (if flawed) copy.

    (97) by Kofi Outlaw
  • Mary Elizabeth Winstead Talks ‘The Thing,’ Flamethrowers & Kurt Russell

    We chat with ‘The Thing’s’ Mary Elizabeth Winstead about Kurt Russell’s MacReady, the smell of burnt plastic in the morning, and tapping into her inner Ripley.

    (10) by Roth Cornet
  • ‘The Thing’ Clip #2 Features A Failure To Communicate

    Language barriers enflame an already dangerous situation in the second clip from ‘The Thing’, next month’s prequel to John Carpenter’s sci-fi/horror classic.

    (11) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘The Thing’ Red Band Trailer Features Gruesome Creature Violence

    A new red band trailer for ‘The Thing’ reveals the prequel’s parasitic monster. Does it look more or less scary than the creature in John Carpenter’s 1982 film? Check out the video and decide for yourself.

    (32) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘The Thing’ TV Spots Tease New Creature Effects

    Two newly-released TV spots for ‘The Thing’ suggest the sci-fi/horror prequel will certainly attempt to be both gory and creepy – but will it succeed?

    (17) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘The Thing’ Prequel Clip: Mr. Eko Is Easily Rattled

    Watch a short clip from ‘The Thing’, the upcoming prequel to John Carpenter’s cult-classic sci-fi/horror film. How will this movie compare to its bone-chilling predecessor?

    (21) by Sandy Schaefer
  • ‘The Thing’ Teaser Trailer: A Familiarly Creepy Horror Flick

    The teaser trailer for ‘The Thing’ captures the creepy vibe and psychological terror of John Carpenter’s cult-classic, but will this prequel be nearly as surprising or entertaining?

    (57) by Kofi Outlaw
  • New ‘Thing’ Prequel & Martin Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’ Posters

    The new one-sheet for ‘The Thing’ prequel harkens back to John Carpenter’s 1982 film, while the poster for Martin Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’ reveals little about the 3D adventure.

    (16) by Sandy Schaefer
  • Movie Image Roundup: ‘Sucker Punch’, ‘Conan the Barbarian’, ‘Charlie’s Angels’ & More

    Today’s Movie Image Roundup has 47 images from 17 films, including a look at the sexy girls of ‘Sucker Punch’ and ‘Charlie’s Angels’, as well as the villains from ‘Scream 4′ and ‘Conan the Barbarian’.

    (14) by Paul Young
  • The Worst Belated Movie Sequels

    Do studios hurt themselves by releasing belated sequels to popular movies well after the franchise’s popularity? We think so. Check out our list of failed belated movie sequels.

    (170) by Paul Young
  • NASA Announcement: In Which Alien Category Does It Belong?

    NASA made an announcement that they’ve found a new lifeform here on Earth which DOESN’T share our DNA – and that’s fantastic news. So let’s refresh our memories with a look at the various alien movie types.

    (72) by Paul Young