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How Horror Movies Get Around Mobile Phones

How Horror Movies Get Around Mobile Phones

Mobile phones have changed the way people think, act and communicate. They’ve also been hell on the horror genre. Smartphones have rendered many classic horror movie tropes ridiculous, or even implausible. However, they’ve also provided opportunities to scare us in new and inventive ways. Let’s look at where modern horror…

Netflix Saves Scifi Film Extinction From, Well, Extinction

Netflix Saves Scifi Film Extinction From, Well, Extinction

Only days after Netflix surprise-released Paramount’s feared flop The Cloverfield Paradox, the online platform has bought the rights to the Michael Peña, Mike Colter, and Lizzy Caplan-starring alien invasion film Extinction, a movie that’s been sitting on Universal’s shelf for months. I’m starting to notice a trend here.