Karen Gillan

Parental Guidance: Avengers: Endgame

The final chapter in the current phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the culmination of 21 prior movies. Avengers: Endgame has already smashed box office records worldwide and is poised to be THE biggest movie of the year, but should you take your kids to see it?

Home Entertainment Review: Oculus

Oculus (Mike Flanagan, 2014) – It can be a hard thing for a critic to admit, but sometimes we can be wrong. I’m having a hard time remembering a movie I was as wrong about as I was with Oculus, though. When I first watched it several months ago at the Toronto International Film Festival (while […]

Oculus Review

Oculus is a smart, well acted, and deeply scary film that never treats the audience for a horror film like brain dead zombies who just want a gory, lazy geek show with a bunch of loud noises, whip pans, and smash cuts.

Interview: Mike Flanagan

We catch up with Oculus director Mike Flanagan to talk about adapting his own short to feature length, why it’s hard to pitch a movie about a killer mirror, how his lead actors went to great lengths to research their roles for a simple genre film, and how he kind of nerded out working with cast members from Doctor Who and Battlestar Galactica.