February 23, 2010
A Showgirls Sequel? Really?
Oh dear: Someone seems to have made a "Showgirls" sequel, and there's a (totally, completely, 100 percent NSFW) trailer online.
January 30, 2010
25 Movies So Bad They're Unmissable
What makes a film so appalling that it transitions from ordinary ineptitude into the sublime; beyond cult status (and all reason) and into that surreal place where you really can't believe what you're watching? RT's regular contributor Michael Adams has a pretty good idea: as part of his new book 'Showgirls, Teen Wolves and Astro Zombies', he spent an entire year seeking out the greatest atrocities cinema has ever unleashed, watching more than 400 bad movies in a quest to to find the worst film ever made. Along the way, he spoke with such bad movie aficionados as John Landis, Joe Dante, Eli Roth, John Waters and the Mystery Science crew, while himself appearing in George Romero's Survival of the Dead. Here then are 25 of his picks for those films that, awful as they may be, you simply cannot turn away from...
January 30, 2010
One Man's Quest To Find The Worst Movie Ever
Some people like fine wine, Bergman and turtlenecks. Others prefer to rummage through society's trash can until their hands are filthy with wonderful mess. Film critic and Rotten Tomatoes' contributor Michael Adams belongs firmly to the second group. As if to prove his instability, he set out on a quest to find the Worst Film Ever Made, which involved watching more than 400 horrible movies in their entirety -- in one year -- while also finding time to host a TV show, work as an editor at Empire magazine and appear in George Romero's "Survival of the Dead". The results are chronicled in his book, "Showgirls, Teen Wolves and Astro Zombies".
July 14, 2009
Five Sex Scenes That Aren't Sexy
Like it or not, we all know sex sells -- especially in Hollywood. But what happens when scenes that are supposed to be sexy just...aren't? Cinematical surveys the damage in a new list.
April 23, 2008
Top Ten Vegas Films
Prepare for the upcoming release of the Cameron Diaz and Ashton Kutcher romantic comedy, What Happens in Vegas, with the RT Top Ten Vegas Films.
April 30, 2007
Directed By...Sir Paul Verhoeven?
Paul Verhoeven, the Dutch director who brought us such films as "Basic Instinct," "Starship Troopers," and "Showgirls," has reportedly been knighted in his native Netherlands.
July 18, 2005
Trailer Bulletin: Saw 2 (teaser)
Fans of last year's indie horror hit "Saw" will want to head on over to the sequel's official site and check out the brief but tantalizing look at "Saw 2." First-time director Darren Lynn Bousman has taken over for James Wan (who is currently working on a thriller called "Silence"), although screenwriter Leigh Whannell is still on board.