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  • The Cabin in the Woods (R)

    Sort of a postmodern Scooby-Doo, this horror flick by Buffy the Vampire Slayer collaborators Joss Whedon and Drew Goddard cuts between a familiar story of five college kids being hunted by zombies at the title location and scenes of two snarky white-collar technicians (Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford) monitoring the slaughter from a NASA-type control center. more...
  • Carrie (R)

    Brian De Palma demonstrates the drawbacks of a film-school education by overexploiting every cornball trick of style in the book: slow motion, split screen, long takes, and soft focus abound, all to no real point. more...
  • Carrie (R)

    Stephen King's horror novel—about a high school outcast (Chloe Grace Moretz) exploring her nascent telekinetic powers and enduring the abuse of her religious fanatic mother (Julianne Moore)—gets a new screen treatment from director Kimberly Peirce, who substitutes a more somber tone for the camp and sick humor of Brian De Palma's 1976 version. more...
  • Case 39 (R)

    In this 2009 thriller by Christian Alvart, a social worker (Renée Zellweger) tries to save a girl from her dangerous home life. more...
  • A Cat in the Brain

    "Godfather of gore" Lucio Fulci directed this 1990 Italian shocker in which a horror film director is stalked by a serial killer who likes to re-create the filmmaker's death scenes. more...
  • Chernobyl Diaries (R)

    Oren Peli (Paranormal Activity) wrote the story for this horror flick, a ripoff of The Hills Have Eyes in which four young Americans en route from Kiev to Moscow sign up for an "extreme tourism" side trip to the irradiated and abandoned city of Pripyat. more...
  • Citadel (R)

    This solid horror feature by Scottish writer-director Ciaran Foy recalls such minor George Romero efforts as Jack's Wife (1972) and The Crazies (1973): it isn't too scary, but it commands attention with its idiosyncratic plot, setting, and tone. more...
  • Clown (R)

    Jon Watts directed this 2014 horror item about a man who finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party and discovers it has sinister powers. more...
  • Cold Moon (NR)

    A young killer (Josh Stewart) in a small Florida town is haunted by ghosts of the dead and tormented by his sadistic father (Christopher Lloyd). more...
  • The Condemned

    In this Puerto Rican chiller, a young woman returns to Rosale, the small village where she grew up, to convert her father's mansion into a museum dedicated to his work as a successful cancer researcher. more...
  • The Conjuring 2 (R)

    Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson, two fine actors whose careers have been going nowhere fast, return in this sequel to the 2013 shocker. more...
  • Coraline (PG)

    Tim Burton, who wrote the story for The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), has since topped it with another animated chiller, Corpse Bride (2005), while Henry Selick, who directed Nightmare, has been struggling to better it ever since. more...