Smart and stimulating, Prince of Darkness begins with a striking concept, but falls apart as it descends into horror tropes.
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Frank Langella's Count Dracula takes some liberties with the character but delivers a satisfying '70s update to Bram Stoker's original vampire story.
Halloween's essence was purely about a psychotic, unthinking maniac set loose in a neighborhood that could be Anytown, USA.
Snippy prisoners are artisans of escape, playfully coy about their determination toward Nazi captors, a set-up for cinematic greatness by those who lived it. Strap a baseball loving Steve …