Jim Carrey is Walter Sparrow, an animal control officer who finds his entire life turned upside after his wife, Agatha–played here by Virginia Madsen–shows him a novel that shares more than a passing resemblance to his own life. But as this obsession with the book continues to grow, Walter slips further and further into the […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at the adaptation of a comic once thought unfilmable, 2009’s Watchmen! When one of their own is brutally assaulted and thrown out a high-rise window by a mysterious assailant, a former group of costumed vigilantes must solve an ever-growing mystery that threatens not only them but […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at minimalist sci-fi horror/thriller, Circle! When fifty strangers wake to find themselves gathered and trapped in a small, dark room, there’s seemingly no way out but a swift, brutal death for everyone. But, as their numbers quickly begin to dwindle, they figure out the subtle rules […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at the entertaining but total misfire adaptation of Stephen King’s Dreamcatcher! An adaptation of Stephen King’s novel of the same name, Dreamcatcher tells the story of four childhood friends who were gifted strange abilities by a special needs child they saved so many years ago. Now […]
Frailty features Bill Paxton as both director and a single-father who believes that he’s been tasked by God to slay demons disguised as humans. But in the years following their father’s death, one son will carry on his family’s dark legacy while another attempts to turn in his blood-thirsty sibling. And the story he shares […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at the low-budget, high-concept sci-fi thriller, Vice! Bruce Willis is Julian, the entrepreneurial genius behind a company that allows people to live out all of their fantasies in an artificial world free of consequences. But when one of his creations escapes from her Westworld-inspired prison, she […]
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 quite know what. But what […]
A newlywed couple happily arrive at their secluded cabin in the woods, eager to indulge in their romantic getaway. But just when it all seems like a dream come true, an unsettling bit of sleepwalking threatens to turn their new life as husband and wife into a waking nightmare…in Honeymoon. CHARACTERS WITH NO STORY The […]
Martin Donovan stars as Richard Barnett, a man struggling with both the recent suicide of his wife and his inability to connect with his young daughter. But as he attempts to deal with this, he soon finds himself at the mercy of a sadistic individual intent on teaching him exactly what it’s like to be […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at mid-90s action-thriller, The Substitute. An 80s action movie unfortunately burdened with the fairly droll sensibilities of the 90s, The Substitute , from director Robert Mandel, features Tom Berenger as Jonathan Shale, a mercenary with a heart of gold who goes undercover at a Miami high school […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at the sophomore outing of writer/director/actress Katie Aselton, Black Rock! Black Rock, from actress, writer, and director Katie Aselton, follows three childhood friends who are now 30 and have splintered due to some personal conflicts that occurred several years earlier. They reunite for one more trip […]
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 is never really made all […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we look at thriller-horror flick, Nurse 3D! Nurse 3D features Paz de la Huerta as Abby Russell, a licensed nurse by day and vigilante slayer of cheating men by night. Except when the movie is about a different woman, Katrina Bowden’s Danni, who finds herself the target of […]
No Escape features Owen Wilson as Jack Dwyer, an all-American father and civil engineer uprooting his milquetoast family from Texas and moving them all to an undisclosed country in South East Asia. But when this generic Asian country suddenly finds itself in the middle of a violent political coup, our quartet of equally generic protagonists […]
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 in to their own darkest […]
Keanu Reeves is Evan Webber, a loving husband and father left to work in isolation to complete a big project. But when a pair of strikingly lovely girls come knocking at his door during a rain storm, stranded and soaking wet, Evan’s honor as a good man and father will be put to the ultimate […]
Jake Gyllenhaal plays Louis Bloom, a petty thief who lies, cheats, and steals just to pay the rent on his small LA apartment. That is until he learns there’s money to be had recording and selling footage of crimes and accidents to the local news stations…in Nightcrawler. ALPHA There are three words that come to […]
On this episode of The Nightly Chill, we take a look at Preseration, in which three would-be deer hunters find themselves at the mercy of a group of masked lunatics.
Tonight’s movie is about three unlucky coworkers who find themselves trapped in an isolated ATM by a mysterious assailant.
Tonight’s movie is The Tortured, a tense tale of what happens when two grieving parents give in to their thirst for vengeance.