Latest News on Slither

January 11, 2010

James Gunn Builds a Super Cast

"Slither" director James Gunn's next project, titled "Super," is living up to its name in the casting department: Gunn has just added Nathan Fillion and Linda Cardellini to a group that already included Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page, Liv Tyler, and Kevin Bacon.More…

May 14, 2007

"Superman" Reigns at The Saturn Awards

Bryan Singer's "Superman Returns" cleaned house at the Saturn Awards over the weekend. (Hey, don't laugh. The Saturn Awards have been around for over 30 years and they pay some fine attention to the genre films we all love so much.)More…

March 29, 2007

Box Office Guru Preview: Will Ferrell Goes for the Gold

Two promising new comedies target different age groups and look to close off a red hot March box office with strong opening weekend sales.More…

November 2, 2006

Critical Consensus: "Borat" Best Reviewed Film Of Year: High-Five!; "Flushed Away" Worth A Spin; "Santa Clause 3" Gets Coal

This week at the movies brings us the profound discoveries of a great Kazak journalist ("Borat," starring Sacha Baron Cohen), a battle between Santa and Jack Frost ("The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause," starring Tim Allen), and a tale of rats in the sewer ("Flushed Away," featuring the voice work of Kate Winslet and Hugh Jackman). What do the critics have to say?More…

October 30, 2006

RT Top 20 Halloween Movie Countdown, Part Three

Only a day to go in our countdown of the Top 20 Halloween movies on RT -- do you know which scary movies broke the top 10 of our best-reviewed horror/suspense flicks?More…

October 5, 2006

Critical Consensus: "Departed" Is Best Reviewed Wide Release of 2006

This week at the movies, we've got cops and robbers in Boston ("The Departed," starring Jack Nicholson, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Matt Damon), chainsaw massacres in Texas ("The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning," starring Jordana Brewster), and retail employees in New Mexico ("Employee of the Month," starring Jessica Simpson and Dane Cook). What do the critics have to say?More…

September 8, 2006

Weekly Ketchup: "Crocodile Hunter" Remembered; "A-Team" Rumors; Uwe Boll's New Calling!

In this week's Ketchup, The "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin was eulogized by RT users, and the Bruce Willis-as-Hannibal-in-the-"A-Team" rumors swirled as well.More…

May 2, 2006

"White Noise 2" Set Visit: Hanging With Nathan Fillion, PLUS The First "White Noise 2" Set Photos!

Our "White Noise 2" set coverage wraps up with not one, but many delights: a sit down with Nathan Fillion, plus the first ever photos from the spooky set to grace the internet!More…

April 27, 2006

"White Noise 2" Set Visit: Shawn Williamson On Horror Remakes, "Dungeon Siege," and...Canadian Horror?

RT's "White Noise 2" set coverage, Part Three: producer Shawn Williamson, whose 50+ credits include "Slither," "White Noise," and many of Uwe Boll's thrillers, talks about the popularity of the horror remake, movie-hoppers, and "Dungeon Siege."More…

April 3, 2006

Mega-Meltdown at the Weekend Box Office!

Silly Scrat and his "Ice Age" buddies have returned to the multiplexes ... and the result was an absolutely mammoth opening weekend frame. Fox's CG-animated sequel squeezed about $70.5 million from the first-weekend moviegoers, making "Ice Age: The Meltdown" the year's first bona-fide box office bonanza. (By comparison, the original "Ice Age" made just over $46 million during its own opening weekend.)More…

March 30, 2006

Critical Consensus: "Slither" Is Certified Fresh, "Ice Age 2" Is Lukewarm, "ATL" Is Hot, And "Basic 2" Is Very, Very Bad

This week at the movies, we've got a pair of sequels that will appeal to widely disparate demographics ("Ice Age 2: The Meltdown," "Basic Instinct 2"), a slimy mix of comedy and horror ("Slither"), and a tale of young ATL-liens coming of age ("ATL"). What do the critics say?More…

March 27, 2006

Denzel is the "Man" at the Weekend Box Office

Denzel Washington's bank heist thriller "Inside Man" snagged the #1 spot at the weekend box office derby, pulling in an estimated $29 million from about 2,800 theaters -- which is good news, because if the big-budget, big-actor flick had debuted behind a Disney horror movie or a Larry the Cable Guy comedy, Universal would have been pretty darn angry.More…

March 23, 2006

Feast Your Eyes On New "Slither" Pics

We've got more photo updates for next week's slimy, tongue-in-cheek creature fest, "Slither"!More…

March 14, 2006

Nathan Fillion Talks "White Noise" Sequel

Sci Fi Wire talked to "Serenity" star Nathan Fillion about his upcoming thriller, "White Noise 2: The Light," which has just started filming in Vancouver.More…

February 28, 2006

Direct a "Slither" Commercial!

Thanks to ComingSoon.net for sharing a press release from Universal, the gist of which is this: If you're a geeky horror fan who wants to enter a contest that could net you 25 Grand and the title of TV Commerical Director ... head on over to the official "Slither" site and be prepared to start sluggin'.More…

February 6, 2006

SXSW Promises Vendettas, Betties, Dreamz & Slithers

In addition to a ton of low-budget, independent, documentary, and dramatic films, this year's South By Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival promises a rather flashy infusement of high-end studio fare, too! So while it's always important to shed some attention on the little guys (which we'll be doing soon enough), it's also fun to note that SXSW will be offering high-end "gimme" titles like "V for Vendetta," "The Notorious Bettie Page," "American Dreamz," and the geekily-anticipated "Slither."More…

January 17, 2006

Trailer Bulletin: "Slither" (red band!)

You know what a "red band" trailer is, right? Just in case you don't, it's pretty much the equivalent of an R-rated trailer, in that it contains stuff kiddies just shouldn't see, and therefore can only be viewed when attached to an R-rated movie. Or connected to the internet. (Click here, horror fans!)More…

October 21, 2005

Trailer Bulletin: Slither

Horror fans take note! Here's the first 'official' trailer for "Slither," which is a rather splattery-looking horror/sci-fi chestnut from writer/director James Gunn.More…

August 22, 2005

Check out CHUD's Exclusive "Slither" Teaser

Those groovy gorehounds over at CHUD.com were able to score an exclusive peek at the teaser for James Gunn's "Slither," an amazingly goopy-looking sci-fi horror flick that hits theaters in January.More…

July 20, 2005

Get Your First Beautifully Gruesome Peek at "Slither"

Chalk it up to a relatively slow news week, but the crew over at CHUD.com just got an exclusive peek at this crazy gory freaked-out monster from an upcoming horror flick called "Slither" -- and I just knew it deserved an RT Newsday mention.More…