Released back in 1999, The Boondock Saints, in a dumbfounding fashion, has become a cult hit, even leading to an unwatchable sequel. Riding off of the film’s success, producer Chris Brinker has embarked on his directorial debut and, unsurprisingly, it’s heading straight to the bargain bin.
Today we’ve got the first trailer for the action drama, titled Bad Country, which finds Willem Dafoe as a detective who is looking to track down a killer (Matt Dillon). With a trailer that looks to be cut together in iMovie and pounding out cliche after cliche, it’s a good advertisement to avoid this one. Check it out below, along with the poster, for the film also starring Amy Smart, Tom Berenger, Bill Duke and Neal McDonough.
Bad Country is expected to go straight to DVD sometime this year.
With a seemingly endless amount of streaming options — not only the titles at our disposal, but services themselves — we’ve taken it upon ourselves to highlight the titles that have recently hit the interwebs. Every week, one will be able to see the cream of the crop (or perhaps some simply interesting picks) of streaming […]
Since any New York City cinephile has a nearly suffocating wealth of theatrical options, we figured it’d be best to compile some of the more worthwhile repertory showings into one handy list. Displayed below are a few of the city’s most reliable theaters and links to screenings of their weekend offerings — films you’re not […]
Genre film fans are likely familiar with writer Alex Garland‘s output over the last decade and a half. He made his name with a splash when his novel was adapted into the backpacking adventure thriller The Beach in 2000 and struck again with screenplay for 28 Days Later which some credit as the fire that helped reignite […]
Every week we dive into the cream of the crop when it comes to home releases, including Blu-ray and DVDs, as well as recommended deals of the week. Check out our rundown below and return every Tuesday for the best (or most interesting) films one can take home. Note that if you’re looking to support […]
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