10 Cloverfield Lane starring John Goodman and Mary Elizabeth Winstead

10 Cloverfield Lane: The Mysterious “Sequel” Isn’t Exactly a Sequel

10 Cloverfield Lane has been a giant mystery ever since its trailer appeared out of the blue. It was a project not even its actors knew was a relative of the 2008 found-footage-style monster film Cloverfield. In fact, the original working title of this film was The Cellar, and it was known as such all the way up until the trailer’s release. That’s how secretive this movie is. But what do you expect when it comes from J.J. Abrams, the master of secrety secrets? Continue reading “10 Cloverfield Lane: The Mysterious “Sequel” Isn’t Exactly a Sequel”

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Not So Honest Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Before I begin, I feel it’s important that you know that Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter wasn’t just some crazy screenplay that Tim Burton found. No, it’s actually a book written by Seth Grahame-Smith, author of Pride and Prejudice and Zombies and How to Survive a Horror Movie: All the Skills to Dodge the Kills. Besides the fact that Grahame-Smith is a total film and comic book nerd, he is also hilariously intelligent. Who else could write a bestselling novel by adding zombies to a Jane Austen book? Oh, and did I mention that these books are typically categorized as humor and comedy? If you’re wondering why I’m explaining this to you, let me ask you this… Continue reading “Not So Honest Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter”