| Mar 18, 2012
| 3:07 PM
Comic book fans rejoice!
Sunday night's season finale of "The Walking Dead" on AMC was thrilling on its own, but those viewers who have read the source material — Robert Kirkman's comic book — might have needed an inhaler and an SPU (spare...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 10:28 AM
•••• Microsoft will not be announcing a new Xbox console at E3 this summer or "anytime soon." I suppose it makes sense to wait it out until they’ve replaced literally every console that’s gotten the Red Ring...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 9:18 AM
Matthew Snow's Baltimore-based clothing company, Ex-Boyfriend, gets its name from that one awesome item your ex left behind after a messy break-up.
Snow's designs stay true to that concept with quirky images and phrases that bring the monsters, zombies,...
| Apr 1, 2012
Zombies in movie theaters, zombies on television — a whole lot of us have brains on the brain. And so, in a substantially different way, does Jonah Lehrer. He's put himself at the crossroads of neuroscience and the humanities with books like his...
| Apr 9, 2012
Stop what you’re doing, horror movie directors, “The Cabin in the Woods” director/co-writer Drew Goddard isn’t buying.
“I can tell when a group of characters are supposed to be friends but don’t care about each other....
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:39 AM
News Roundup (PAX East Edition)
•••• BioWare used their panel as an opportunity to address the month-long dungstorm that has embattled "Mass Effect 3." Among the announcements this weekend was a free "Extended Cut" add-on to clarify...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 2:00 PM
I didn't have time for full reviews of two premieres happening this weekend, but here are my quick thoughts: "Ghoul" on Chiller should have stayed buried, while Nickelodeon's "The Legend of Korra" soars.
OK, so Chiller claims its original film...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 5:37 AM
On the street, 31-year-old Jesse Russell is known as "Zombie," reports the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
Boca Raton cops say 'Zombie' is now in the slammer for allegedly selling drugs at a gas station.
'Zombie" tried to hide a blue pill bottle and some...
| Dec 22, 2012
Harrison Demchick is by his own account an optimist. He doesn't think that human society or our ruling institutions have become irredeemably corrupt. He didn't make one single preparation for this past Friday, when the Mayan calendar came to an abrupt...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:22 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival will debut genre movies from Barry Levinson, Rob Zombie and Martin McDonagh, among others, for the Midnight Madness portion of its festival, which runs from Sept. 6-16.
Programmed by TIFF's resident genre expert...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 6:00 AM
A 12-year-old girl crouches into a corner in an alley, talking on a cellphone. The tone of her voice, her body language and her facial expressions convey distress.
Nearby, another girl holds a boom microphone over her as other 10- to 13-year-olds look...