Detective Sherlock Holmes and his stalwart partner Watson engage in a battle of wits and brawn with a nemesis whose plot is a threat to all of England. Megan Miranda, author of ALL THE MISSING GIRLS, delves into this question, chillingly examining the notion that a seemingly intimate friendship can mask dark secrets in her novel, THE PERFECT STRANGER. Stars: Paul McGuigan |
| Ram Gopal Varma It's a nice idea for a twist in general, but a slasher with no one dying is a pretty big letdown. Michelle Monaghan, | Gross:
Harry is Johnny. | Jack Nicholson, $25.54M, R John Moore, a newspaper illustrator meets a criminal psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler for the investigation of a serial killer in 19th century New York. After being kidnapped and imprisoned for fifteen years, Oh Dae-Su is released, only to find that he must find his captor in five days. Read the full review of I’M THINKING OF ENDING THINGS, Read the full review of MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE, Read the full review of THE PERFECT STRANGER, Read the full review of IN A DARK, DARK WOOD, Read the full review of UNRAVELING OLIVER, Read the full review of THE GIRL ON THE TRAIN, The More, the Merrier: 12 Books Penned By Multiple Authors, The Timely, Bestselling Novel That Surprised Me in the Best Way, 13 Books We’re Excited to Give This Holiday Season.
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Stars: | | | Ellen Page, 1,109,106 Director: For the uninitiated, the Unabomber was a domestic terrorist, Ted Kaczynski, who was a mathematical prodigy but left all that to live a more primitive life. 176,071 Spoiler Alert!
| Sam Rockwell, | Chris Cooper, A phobic con artist and his protégé are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the former's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly. After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes. | | $69.95M, R $1.08M, R Unfortunately for Ben, as he runs upstairs to greet the rescuers, they mistake him for a zombie and put a bullet in his head. Several people trapped in an isolated farmhouse struggle to defend themselves against a horde of flesh-eating zombies surrounding the building. Ryan Reynolds, 73,963 139 min Julia Roberts, Alan Parker Stars: Some of the best plot twists in horror are as famous as the movies themselves--films such as Psycho, The Sixth Sense, and Saw are famous for their shocking final revelations. Granted, this revelation isn't terribly surprising, since we see the killer systematically picking off sorority figures inside the house, but it was influential, and the film's final twist is that the man who dies and is assumed to be the killer turns out not to be the one.
1,107,959 | Of course, Black Mirror makes the list! 91 min |
110 min One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her. Action, Adventure, Fantasy. Robert Paterson,
| Miranda Otto, Votes: Read the full review of MIDNIGHT AT THE BRIGHT IDEAS BOOKSTORE. Child psychologist Malcolm Crowe is working with a boy named Cole who claims to be able to "see dead people." | | Mills, using his wrath (the seventh sin), then shoots him dead, all according to the killer's plans.
John Goodman, | Gross: But to this day, the killer hasn't be caught. | 92 min Spoiler Alert! Christian Bale, Ellen Crawford, PG-13 Spoiler Alert! | Gross: | | | Gross: 97,597 Mads Mikkelson plays a much more sober yet modern version of Dr. Hannibal Lecter. Stars: Perry Lopez, Votes: Alfred Hitchcock Director: For the rest of the film she experiences all sorts of strange visions and ghostly apparitions, until we discover--you guessed it--that she died in the lake. Spoiler Alert! Bruce Altman, Votes: | 1. The question that needs to be asked is, 'Can she trust them?'. |
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Brad Pitt, 48,860 The story of the missing girl was made up to lure the cop to the island so that he could be sacrificed to the inhabitants' Pagan gods in a burning "wicker man.". |
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Stars: In the mother's haste to find him, she inadvertently knocks over a post in the closet that blocks the secret passage, preventing the son's body from being found. Sean Bean, Votes: While it’s difficult to narrow… A successful writer in the midst of a painful divorce is stalked at his remote lake house by a would-be scribe who accuses him of plagiarism.