It’s been long overdue for director Jon Turteltaub to escape from National Treasure-purgatory, and he does so with The Meg, a deep sea horror picture pitting Jason Statham against a monstrous prehistoric shark. Through Warner Bros. Pictures and Chinese investors, Turteltaub succeeds in adapting the novel Meg: A Novel of Deep Terror to life with a film that could have been something more, but is ultimately entertaining for its run time. Read more
Cooties is a horror comedy film playing now in limited release and on VOD, featuring a group of teachers who must fight off a horde of rabid children after they become infected with a zombie-like virus. Directed by Jonathan Milott and Cary Murnion from a screenplay by Leigh Whannell and Ian Brennan, Cooties stars Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson and Alison Pill.
From Elijah Wood’s Spectrevision and director Craig William Macneill comes budding serial killer drama The Boy, starring Jared Breeze, Rainn Wilson and David Morse. The film hits select theatres August 14th and VOD August 18th.