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The In Crowd: Matt Reeve and Kodi Smit-McPhee

Even though Matt Reeves's previous film was the cult favorite Cloverfield , fans of Swedish director Tomas Alfredson's offbeat Let the Right One In howled when they learned that the American director was remaking their darling for a Hollywood studio.
Raising the stakes on the vampire movie
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 01, 2010
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Review: Let Me In

The vampire trend got a transfusion a couple of years ago with the tender, brutal, unforgettable exploration of innocence and evil in Swedish director Tomas Alfredson's Let the Right One In .
Accept the invitation
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 01, 2010
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Voodoo economics

To paraphrase The Communist Manifesto , a specter is haunting Hollywood. Actually, two of them: zombies and vampires. The undead.
What vampire and zombie movies can tell us about the future of capitalism
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 21, 2010
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2009: The year in movies

As I looked over my list of the best movies of 2009, it suddenly struck me: where are all the women on screen?
Men behaving badly
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 25, 2009
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Review: The Road

John Hillcoat doesn't stray from Cormac McCarthy's Road For those who found the Coen Brothers' adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's No Country for Old Men too lighthearted, John Hillcoat's relentlessly faithful version of the author's post-apocalyptic Puli
No country for all men: John Hillcoat doesn't stray from Cormac McCarthy's Road
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 27, 2009