Tag Archive

Tag Archives for " Evil "

How the Cinematography of ‘Evil’ Channels ‘Night of the Hunter’ and ‘Ida’

Robert and Michelle King’s supernatural procedural series “Evil” has long been one of the most terrifying shows on television and streaming (it premiered on CBS before migrating to its current home on Paramount+), as well as one of the most profoundly philosophical.The two aspects are inextricably linked, as the questions the series asks about faith, […]

Continue reading

Critics Choice Super Awards: ‘Spider-Man,’ ‘Justice League’ Among Film Nominees; ‘Evil,’ ‘Midnight Mass’ Lead TV

The Critics Choice Association announced the nominations for the 2nd annual Critics Choice Super Awards, honoring the most popular, fan-obsessed genres across film and television.Destin Daniel Cretton’s “Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” and Jon Watts’ “

Continue reading

‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ Trailer: Leatherface Returns After 50 Years Of Hiding In Legacy Requel

Ready for another legacy requel? Aka, a film, much like “Halloween” (2018), that disregards the entire canon of all the sequels that have arrived since the original opened and takes place after the events of the first film, acting as a new “proper” sequel? That’s “Texas Chainsaw Massacre,” from a filmmaking team that includes Fede […]

Continue reading

‘Evil’: How an Unpredictable Villain Has Deepened the CBS Show’s Unsettling Mysteries

[Editor’s Note: The following interview contains spoilers for “Evil” Episode 12, “Justice x 2.”]After almost an entire season of trying to be a master societal manipulator, “Evil” finally pulled the curtain back on Leland Townsend’s vulnerability. Thursday night’s episode closes with him in what seems at first like an ordinary therapy session. As the camera […]

Continue reading

‘Evil’ Just Became the Darkest Show on Network TV

[Editor’s Note: The following review contains spoilers for “Evil” Episode 4, “Rose390.”]A title like “Evil” comes with expectations. Just a handful of weeks into the CBS drama’s run, this week’s episode showed that Michelle and Robert King’s latest TV creation intends to follow its name to grisly places.Episode 4 of “Evil” — “Rose390” — sees […]

Continue reading