GIVEAWAYS: Phoenix! Free Advanced VIP Passes to see MA on 5/28 in Tempe!

GIVEAWAYS: Phoenix! Free Advanced VIP Passes to see MA on 5/28 in Tempe!

Your friends at Cult Classics and Fingerpaint Film want you to be among the first to see the new Blumhouse film, MA, starring Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer and Juliette Lewis. Check More »

GIVEAWAYS: Las Vegas! Free Advanced VIP Passes to see MA on 5/28 at Regal Red Rock!

GIVEAWAYS: Las Vegas! Free Advanced VIP Passes to see MA on 5/28 at Regal Red Rock!

Your friends at Cult Classics and Fingerpaint Film want you to be among the first to see the new Blumhouse film, MA, starring Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer and Juliette Lewis. Check More »

TRAILERS: Check out the Final Trailers for each episode of Black Mirror Season 5!

TRAILERS: Check out the Final Trailers for each episode of Black Mirror Season 5!

We’re really excited that Black Mirror is on its way back to our Netflix screens. As much as many loved Bandersnatch, it did seem more like a choose your own adventure game More »

REVIEW: JOHN WICK CHAPTER 3 – PARABELLUM delivers visceral thrills and rich world-building worthy of the franchise.

REVIEW: JOHN WICK CHAPTER 3 – PARABELLUM delivers visceral thrills and rich world-building worthy of the franchise.

John Wick 3 continues the tradition of epic world-building and spectacular stunt-driven setpieces established in previous films in the franchise while delivering a highly serialized third entry into its pantheon. John Wick More »

GIVEAWAYS: Advanced VIP Tickets to see THE DEAD DON’T DIE on 6/11 at 7pm in Tempe!

GIVEAWAYS: Advanced VIP Tickets to see THE DEAD DON’T DIE on 6/11 at 7pm in Tempe!

I think the whole horror/cult film community is really excited for Jim Jarmusch’s upcoming zombie dramedy THE DEAD DON’T DIE featuring a pretty prestige cast straight out of a Wes Anderson film. More »

TRAILER: Check out the trailer debut for the latest DC Animated feature BATMAN: HUSH

TRAILER: Check out the trailer debut for the latest DC Animated feature BATMAN: HUSH

When it comes down to seminal Batman stories of the past decade, it doesn’t get more iconic than Jeph Loeb and Jim Lee’s seminal Hush storyline running through the BATMAN monthly comic More »

FILM REVIEW: LIFE LIKE subverts expectations and delivers human drama about the nature of one’s insecurities.

FILM REVIEW: LIFE LIKE subverts expectations and delivers human drama about the nature of one’s insecurities.

While initially appearing to be a film in the mold of Ex Machina that teases the fine line between humanity and A.I., Life Like instead delivers a look at the void of More »

TRAILER: Check out the new poster and trailer for Ari Aster’s MIDSOMMAR

TRAILER: Check out the new poster and trailer for Ari Aster’s MIDSOMMAR

It’s no secret that the crew at Cult Following are all big fans of Ari Aster. Hereditary made it onto most of our Top 10 of 2018 lists, and it was Kirby’s More »

TRAILER: Check out the first trailer for Disney’s MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL, in theaters October 18th!

TRAILER: Check out the first trailer for Disney’s MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL, in theaters October 18th!

While some of Disney’s live-action adaptations of their vast library of animated features haven’t been as solid as others, we’re big fans of Angelina Jolie as the wicked Maleficent from Sleeping Beauty. More »

PODCAST: View & Spew Review #1 – Love on a Leash (2011)

PODCAST: View & Spew Review #1 – Love on a Leash (2011)

On the newest podcast from the Cult Following Podcast network, check out View & Spew Review Episode #1. Spinning off from the Beards on Breen limited series, join Adam Rutkowski, Shawn McLoughlin, More »

FILM REVIEW: ALL THAT WE DESTROY is an interesting modern take on the Frankenstein mythos.

FILM REVIEW: ALL THAT WE DESTROY is an interesting modern take on the Frankenstein mythos.

Blumhouse’s film anthology series on Hulu ‘Into the Dark’ serves up a new entry that may seem similar to Happy Death Day on the surface but bears more of it’s DNA from More »

FILM REVIEW: POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU is this generation’s answer to Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

FILM REVIEW: POKEMON DETECTIVE PIKACHU is this generation’s answer to Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

With a generation weaned on the cartoons and various video and trading card games featuring Pokemon, their first live-action film appearance transcends their mythology in a noir-inspired mystery that engages non-fans and More »

 

FILM REVIEW: ‘Shazam!’ is a Standalone Family Comedy Superhero Film. And That’s Weirdly Refreshing.

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As we see comic book blockbuster tentpoles break records, it’s easy to forget that Hollywood was afraid of superheroes for long time. We would get one occasionally, and they were often great (Donner’s ‘Superman’ films, Burton’s ‘Batmans’) which made it

FILM REVIEW: Dumbo stumbles but ultimately takes flight as Tim Burton’s best film in years.

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Tim Burton crafts an interestingly subversive tale of a unique creation taken in by big business that requires outsiders to free it so it can reach its full potential away from a heavy-handed creative monopoly. When Dumbo hits theaters this

FILM REVIEW: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ is Almost a Masterpiece

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This review is broken into non-spoiler and spoiler portions.  Jordan Peele’s second film after the critical and box-office success of ‘Get Out’ is a fiendish screamer with a fair amount of imperfection. It is a total blast and seeing it with a

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #5 – Twisted Pair (2018) SPOILERCAST

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The final episode of Beards on Breen hits Cult Following with Twisted Pair. Doppelgangers, lasers and more, oh my. Join Adam and Joshua and occasional guest hosts in this special Cult Following limited series exploring the film world of outsider

LAS VEGAS and PHOENIX! See Jordan Peele’s US early on March 19th at Tempe Marketplace!

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Hey Las Vegas and Phoenix horror fans! Your friends at Cult and Fingerpaint Film want you to be among the first people in the U.S. to see the new doppelganger horror film from the director and writer of GET OUT

Excited for Jordan Peele’s US? Join us for INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS (1978) for Terror Tuesday on 3/19!

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Hey guys, We’re super excited for Jordan Peele’s doppelganger horror film, Us, opening nationwide on March 22nd. Join us on March 19th for the prototypical evil double film, Phillip Kaufman’s Invasion of the Body Snatchers, at the Alamo Drafthouse Phoenix

FILM REVIEW: Captain Marvel aims to lay heavy foundation for next phase of Marvel Cinematic Universe at the expense of a compelling origin tale.

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If there’s a lesson to be learned from the now 20 plus films of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, its that the films which succeed the most as standalone films are those with a compelling cast of characters that actually feel

FILM REVIEW: The Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The Bigfoot is a Melancholy Examination of what makes a man versus a myth

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When I was a kid growing up, folk tales were something that you’d hear about growing up, especially those about folk heroes like Paul Bunyan or John Henry. These were characters that were larger than life myths who raged against

PODCAST: Beards on Breen #4 – Pass Thru (2016)

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Neil Breen Pass Thru discussion with Adam Rutkowski, Joshua T. Ruth, and Shawn McLoughlin…. we try and sort it all out. Join Adam and Joshua and occasional guest hosts in this special Cult Following limited series exploring the film world

PODCAST: Beards on Breen #3 – Fateful Findings (2012)

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Adam Rutkowski & Joshua T. Ruth sat down and watched Neil Breen’s 2012 film Fateful Findings. They discuss what they experienced. Join Adam and Joshua and occasional guest hosts in this special Cult Following limited series exploring the film world

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #2 – I AM HERE…. NOW (2009) SPOILERCAST

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Part 2 of 5 into the Breeniverse. This Neil Breen film features a robotic zombie alien Jesus figure who crashes to Earth to exact vengeance on corrupt politicians, gang members and lawyers who are forcing eco-conscious single mothers to leave

PODCAST: Beards On Breen #1 – Double Down (2005) Spoilercast

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Adam Rutkowski & Joshua T. Ruth sat down and watched Neil Breen’s 2005 film debut DOUBLE DOWN. They discuss what they experienced. Join Adam and Joshua and occasional guest hosts in this special Cult Following limited series exploring the film

PODCAST: Our Favorite Films of 1988: The Year in Film – Cult Following Xtra #2

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The Cult Following Crew is back with another bonus episode of Cult Following Xtra before we tape Cult Following Episode #96. In this episode of Xtra, we discuss our favorite films from 1988 as we close off 2018 and many

FILM REVIEW: FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY wrestles with heart and determination in finding how far you’ll fight for your dream

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There’s a certain love affair that filmmakers have with the concept of pro-wrestling; this passion play of competition that shares much in common with the catharsis of Greek theater by way of the unending battles of principle found in a