The Belko Experiment Synopsis: In a twisted social experiment, 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogotá, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company’s intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed.
Tagline: Office Space meets Battle Royale
Release Date: 2017-3-17 | Runtime: 1 hr 28 min | Coolthulhus Earned: 3
Starring: John Gallagher Jr., Tony Goldwyn, Adria Arjona
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Atomica Synopsis: In the near future, when communications go offline at a remote nuclear power plant isolated in the desert, a young safety inspector, Abby Dixon, is forced to fly out to bring them back online. Once inside the facility, mysterious clues and strange behaviors cause Abby to have doubts about the sanity, and perhaps identities, of the two employees onsite.
Tagline: Earth needs a hero.
Release Date: March 17th, 2017 | Runtime: 81 min | Coolthulhus Earned: 4
Starring: Tom Sizemore, Sarah Habel, Dominic Monaghan
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Disclaimer: I received a free press-screening of this movie through a publicity company. This does not impact my review.
Synopsis: A young African-American man visits his Caucasian girlfriend’s mysterious family estate.
Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford
Release Date: Feb 24th, 2017 | MPAA Rating: R | Coolthulhus Earned: 4
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Synopsis: A scientist with the ability to enter the subconscious minds of the possessed must save a young boy from the grips of a demon with powers never seen before, while facing the horrors of his past.
Tagline: Faith has failed us.
Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Carice van Houten, Catalina Sandino Moreno
Release Date: Dec 2nd, 2016 | MPAA Rating: PG-13 | Coolthulhus Earned: 2
Watch the official Incarnate trailer here.
Synopsis: The vengeful spirits of the Ring and Grudge series face off.
Starring: Mizuki Yamamoto, Tina Tamashiro, Aimi Satsukawa
Release Date: June 18th, 2016 | MPAA Rating: None | Coolthulhus Earned: 4
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Synopsis: A young woman finds herself on the receiving end of a terrifying curse that threatens to take her life in seven days.
Tagline: First you watch it. Then you die.
Starring: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Alex Roe, Johnny Galecki
Release Date: Feb 3, 2017 | MPAA Rating: PG-13 | Coolthulhus Earned: 3
Watch the official Rings trailer here.
Synopsis: A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts.
Tagline: Open your mind.
Release Date: November 4th, 2016 | MPAA Rating: PG-13 | Coolthulhus Earned: 3
Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams
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Synopsis: In 1967 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her 2 daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business, inviting an evil presence into their home.
Tagline: When you talk to the other side, you never know who will be listening.
Release Date: October 21st, 2016 | MPAA Rating: PG-13 | Coolthulhus Earned: 3
Starring: Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Annalise Basso
Watch the Ouija: Origin of Evil trailer here.
Synopsis: A family returns from a Grand Canyon vacation, haunted by an ancient supernatural entity they unknowingly awakened and engages them in a fight for their survival.
Tagline: Evil comes home.
Release Date: May 13th, 1016 | MPAA Rating: PG-13 | Coolthulhus Earned: Unrated
Starring: Kevin Bacon, Radha Mitchell, David Mazouz
The Darkness official trailer.
Synopsis: Hoping to walk away with a massive fortune, a trio of thieves break into the house of a blind man who isn’t as helpless as he seems.
Tagline: This house looked like an easy target. Until they found what was inside.
Release Date: August 26th, 2016 | MPAA Rating: R | Coolthulhus Earned: 3
Starring: Stephen Lang, Jane Levy, Dylan Minnette
Don’t Breathe official trailer.