Jungle pits Daniel Radcliffe against nature, with one of the grossest scenes of the year

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Many of the most successful entries in the man-vs.-nature genre tend to be true-life accounts, probably because there’s something especially affecting about knowing someone actually went through the ordeal you’re witnessing. Films like Into The Wild, Rescue Dawn, and Kon-Tiki derive an additional thrill from the…

First trailer for James Gunn’s Belko Experiment redefines corporate headhunting

It was last summer that we first began compiling the reports on James Gunn’s mission to cast roughly every single character actor in Hollywood in upcoming horror thriller The Belko Experiment, written by the Guardians Of The Galaxy director and helmed by Wolf Creek’s Greg McLean. The first trailer for the film has…

24 hours of horror with the new masters of the genre

As as become a tradition here at The A.V. Club, in honor of every creepy kid’s favorite holiday, this year we’ve once again summoned our experts in the art of horror to put together a hypothetical 24-hour movie marathon guaranteed to keep you up at night. (Beyond, you know, the 24 hours you’ve already been awake.) And…

Wolf Creek director filming James Gunn’s dream about an interoffice battle royale

Have you ever started talking to a coworker, only to be distracted with fantasies of cleaving their head with a battle-ax? How about ending a meeting that’s running long with a flamethrower, incinerating the jackass who won’t stop jawing about third-quarter sales projections? If so, it appears that James Gunn shares…