Bad Words

Bad Words features Jason Bateman as Guy Trillby, a man on a mission to be the lone adult competitor in a prominent national spelling bee. But while Guy initially appears as a petty, immature man, his relationship with the news reporter funding his crusade and the young boy he befriends Continue Reading

Fortress

When a teacher and her class of students are kidnapped by a group of masked, shotgun-wielding lunatics, they’ll have to do whatever it takes to make it out alive…in Fortress. CARDBOARD FORTRESS Based on the hit 1980 Australian crime novel of the same, Fortress, from director Arc Nicholson, is a Continue Reading

Annihilation

A strange, unexplained light only known as “The Shimmer” has swallowed a small corner of the United States, spreading slowly each day, threatening to engulf the entire country and beyond. And after her husband disappears inside The Shimmer while on exploratory mission for the army only to suddenly return home Continue Reading

Jug Face

Jug Face features Lauren Ashley Carter as Ada, a young girl who discovers that not only have her parents agreed to marry her off to their neighbor’s son, but is also next in line to be sacrificed to the faceless entity that provides her small backwoods community with…well, nobody seems to Continue Reading

The Cobbler

On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look a surprisingly touching but deeply flawed dramedy from Adam Sandler, The Cobbler! A concept ripped from a 1962 episode of The Twilight Zone entitled “Dead Man’s Shoes”, The Cobbler features Adam Sandler as Max Simkin, a man who suddenly finds himself Continue Reading

Mall

On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at thriller-drama, Mall, directed by Linkin Park’s Joe Hahn. Mall tells the would-be tragic story of an emotionally unstable addict by the name of Mal, a man who decides to go on a killing spree one morning. Why he does this Continue Reading

American Mary

On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at body-horror/drama American Mary! American Mary is a fun, ambitious, and somewhat messy movie that follows Katharine Isabelle as Mary Mason, a desperate medical student turned back-alley plastic surgeon. CLASSIC TUNE, NEW SPIN The short of it is that American Mary Continue Reading

Crimson Peak

Crimson Peak features Mia Wasikowska as Edith Cushing, an aspiring writer and heiress who, following her father’s not-so mysterious murder, elopes and runs off with her new husband to his family’s once-proud estate–the titular Crimson Peak. But once there, she soon discovers that–along with all the frightening ghosts haunting the Continue Reading

Prisoners

Prisoners is the story of two desperate families and the one detective assigned to find a pair of missing girls. But when the prime suspect is quickly discovered to be a mentally damaged young man who is incapable of providing any information about the girl’s whereabouts, two fathers will give Continue Reading