Black Panther February 16, 2018

In the follow-up to Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, Black Panther sees the return of Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa, the newly crowned king of the highly advanced–and equally isolated–African nation of Wakanda. But as T’Challa struggles with the loss of his father and his new role as a king, Michael B. Jordan’s Eric Killmonger is looking […]

Mom and Dad January 23, 2018

Mom and Dad features Nicholas Cage and Selma Blair as Brent and Kendall Ryan, a pair of upper middle-class yuppies bored and frustrated with their lives, career paths, and two children–Carly and Josh. But when a mysterious signal is sent out across all radios, televisions, and various digital devices, Brent, Kendall, and every other parent […]

Bright December 23, 2017

On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at Netflix Original blockbuster, Bright (directed by David Ayer and written by Max Landis)! Bright is a strange movie in that it presents a great basic concept but has absolutely no interest in presenting any of its ideas or themes in a convincing manner. It’s a […]

Ruling the Marvel Cinematic Universe December 17, 2017

Now I’m just havin’ fun. Here’s another little stinger for another debut into the #Marvel Cinematic Universe. #Avengers4? #AvengersInfinityWar? EXT. HELL Like it says on the tin. Fire. Brimstone. And a large, demonic entity sits atop a throne of damned souls. It swallows the souls by the handful, like they’re candy. This Demon King doesn’t […]

Evolving the Marvel Cinematic Universe December 17, 2017

Lot of people throwing in their two-cents on the perfect stinger for Avengers 4. Here’s mine. EXT. PARADISE – DAY We fade in on a beautiful lake surrounded by wilderness, strange beautiful flora and fauna, small, large, and monstrous. On the land, in the water, in the trees, and flying through the air. This is […]

The Disaster Artist December 9, 2017

A young, struggling actor. A strange older man with a passion for performing matched only by the size of his bank account and the mystery that surrounds every other aspect of his life. And a weird, troubled, but ultimately touching friendship. These are the three key ingredients that resulted in one of the most beloved […]

And Scene. December 2, 2017

The following is a one-scene, two-person play reflecting our current political climate. Enjoy. INT. FBI HQ/OFFICE – DAY A tired, annoyed, overworked, and nearly broken AGENT sits at her desk. Her telephone RINGS. She sighs, rolls her eyes, and then answers it. AGENT Hello, this is Agent-- A VOICE speaks to her on the other […]

Justice League (2017) November 17, 2017

On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at Warner Bros. and DC Comics’ surprisingly fun Justice League! An ancient evil from beyond the stars has come to Earth to reclaim an ancient cube with the power to reshape and destroy worlds. And the only thing standing in the way of the death and […]

The Measure of a Man November 3, 2017

Ya know, Spider-Man will always be the superhero that I feel speaks the best to us as a people. The self-sacrificing hero, idealistic, flawed, guilt-ridden and self-doubting, but always ready and willing to fight the good fight.   Superman is a beautiful symbol, but a horrific failure as a character. He’s so perfect that he’s […]

Thor: Ragnarok November 3, 2017

On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at the most colorful, campiest Marvel movie to date, Taika Waititi’s Thor: Ragnarok! When they discover their long-lost sister is also the Goddess of Death, Thor and Loki will have to work together to save the Nine Realms from total destruction in Thor: Ragnarok. RISK AND […]

Murder Party October 28, 2017

When a man with nothing better to do accidentally comes across an invitation to a party on Halloween night, he assumes it to be little more than a typical costume party. But once he arrives, he quickly discovers that he’s not a party guest, but instead the would-be subject of a murderous art piece…in Murder […]

Turkey Shoot October 27, 2017

When a new shipment of social undesirables arrive at a rehabilitation camp in the middle of nowhere, none of them are prepared for the harsh realities that this twisted prison has in store for them. But even in their wildest nightmares, none of them counted on being hunted for sport by those who run the […]

Pulse (aka Kairo) October 19, 2017

Pulse, from writer-director Kiyoshi Kurosawa, sees the dead rising to haunt and prey on the living. But this isn’t a case of the living dead. These aren’t ghouls literally rising from their grave. No, these are the spirits–the ghosts–of the deceased crossing over into the waking world. And the doorway from the other side? It’s […]

Found Footage 3D October 15, 2017

*31 Nights of Horror (#15) | 2017* On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of the Video Store With No Name, aka The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at the found-footage horror flick about the making of a found-footage horror flick, […]

The House by the Cemetery October 14, 2017

*31 Nights of Horror (#14) | 2017* On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at the third and final entry in Lucio Fulci’s “Gates of Hell” Trilogy, The House by the Cemetery! When the […]

Blood Harvest October 13, 2017

*31 Nights of Horror (#13) | 2017* On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of the Video Store With No Name, aka The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at the uncomfortably bad slasher movie featuring Tiny Tim, Blood Harvest (aka Nightmare). […]

The Beyond October 12, 2017

*31 Nights of Horror (#12) | 2017* On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of the Video Store With No Name, aka The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at Italian horror classic, The Beyond (the second entry in the unofficial “Gates […]

Contamination October 11, 2017

*31 Nights of Horror (#11) | 2017* On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of the Video Store With No Name, aka The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at Italian sci-fi horror flick, Contamination! NOTE: All movies reviewed for “31 Nights […]

Night of the Creeps October 10, 2017

31 Nights of Horror (#10) | 2017 On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at 80s teen comedy turned retro monster movie, Night of the Creeps! NOTE: All movies reviewed for “31 Nights of […]

House October 9, 2017

31 Nights of Horror (#9) | 2017 On this episode of The Nightly Chill: Cinematico Magnifico continues his search for late-night scares beyond the walls of The Last Video Store on Earth. Tonight, we look at underappreciated 80s comedy horror flick, House! NOTE: All movies reviewed for “31 Nights of Horror” are currently available to […]