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Chernobyl Diaries (2012)

Four friends settle on some extreme tourism during their stay in Russia, which brings them out into the radioactive wasteland that was left behind in the wake of the Chernobyl disaster. Fate intervenes when their van refuses to start...Show More Summary

The Quick List 6/23/2013

A Fistful of Dollars (1964) 8/10 For a Few Dollars More (1965) 9/10 Deepstar Six (1989) 6/10 Juan of the Dead (2011) 8/10 Chainsaw Sally (2004) 4/10 Chernobyl Diaries (2012) 7/10

Bluray Reviews: 'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter,' 'Dark Shadows,' 'Chernobyl Diaries,' More...

These reviews are unforgivably late, but the election ended up swamping all of my time -- you know, because I thought I was living in a country that wanted to be saved and not one that chooses free stuff over freedom. My bad. Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter [Blu-ray] Despite a terrific title and premise, the story just doesn't deliver. Show More Summary

Blu-Ray Review: Chernobyl Diaries

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Chernobyl Diaries [Blu-ray]

Abandoned towns, amusement parks, and other manmade structures have an eerie quality to them, and using these structures to create a horror flick was a smart move for first-time director Bradley Parker and writer Oren Peli iParanormal Activityi.

This Week In Discs: Moonrise Kingdom, Obama’s America, Chernobyl Diaries and Two from the Scream Factory

Welcome back to This Week In Discs! As always, if you see something you like, click on the image to buy it. Moonrise Kingdom It’s 1965 in New England, and two young lovers have run away from their homes. They’re twelve years old, and they live on an island, but it’s the thought that counts. Show More Summary

Chernobyl Diaries (Blu-ray)

2 years agoFilm / DVDs : DVD Verdict

Reviewed by Gordon Sullivan Quote: "The idea there are spooky creatures in the town near Chernobyl is so head-smackingly obvious, so boneheadedly 'duh' that any film trying to tackle horror in this arena already faces an uphill battle in scoring scares."

'Chernobyl Diaries' Blu-ray Review: Third Act Proves Radioactive to Promising Shock Flick

"Chernobyl Diaries" isn't set in a lake house, a haunted mansion or other tell-tale horror movie landscapes. The film, out on Blu-ray and DVD Oct. 16, walks us around the scarred remains of a town decimated by a nuclear plant meltdown,...Show More Summary

WIN A Blu-ray Copy of ‘Chernobyl Diaries’!

On October 16 Warner Home Video will blast off with Chernobyl Diaries, which comes with a Viral Video as the sole extra feature on DVD. The Blu-ray/DVD Combo release will also include Uri’s Extreme Tours Infomercial, an additional scene, and an UltraViolet digital copy of the film. We’ve scored (3) copies for you to win! [...]

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. dev's MMO/FPS follow-up Survarium shown off

S.T.A.L.K.E.R. developer Vostok games have released a new developer diary detailing the creation of its upcoming sort of spiritual successor free-to-play FPS/MMO Survarium. The latest video details the Rudnya map in a Chernobyl exclusion zone in which rival factions must fight for Penicillin in the post-apocalyptic wasteland. Show More Summary

Chernobyl Diaries’ Dated For Home Video

On October 16 Warner Home Video will blast off with Chernobyl Diaries, which comes with a Viral Video as the sole extra feature on DVD. The Blu-ray/DVD Combo release will also include Uri’s Extreme Tours Infomercial, an additional scene, and an UltraViolet digital copy of the film. “Chernobyl Diaries is an original story from Oren [...]

This wasn’t supposed to take nine frigging weeks…

…but sometimes one of the reviews I promise in my “Next Time” teaser proves much harder to write than expected.  At least you all can’t accuse me of just loafing around all this time:   Chernobyl Diaries (2012), in which the Exclusion Zone has eyes… Dinowolf (2009), which I didn’t watch on the SyFy channel, [...]

awesome movie poster friday - the P.O.V. edition!

2 years agoGenres / Horror : Final Girl

In light of my recent review of Chernobyl Diaries, which...hold hold HOLD A MOMENT. As I uploaded the posters from that film, I noticed the taglines for the first time: "Prepare for the fallout"? "Experience the fallout"? Really? REALLY?...Show More Summary

The Chernobyl Diaries Diary

2 years agoGenres / Horror : Final Girl

People of Earth, I am just as surprised as you are- uh, assuming you are, in fact surprised- that I went to see Chernobyl Diaries. Let's face it, the odds were not stacked in favor of this movie and I living together in perfect harmony. Show More Summary

Chernobyl Diaries – Just Seen It Movie Review

Six tourists and a guide travel to a Russian city poisoned by the Chernobyl nuclear accident. But as they become stranded, they discover they are being hunted. Unable to flee, they must fight for their lives against a secret terror. Starring Jesse McCartney, Jonathan Sadowski and Olivia Dudley. Directed by Bradley Parker. Written by Shane [...]

Men in Black 3 Dethrones Avengers; Chernobyl Diaries Melts Down

The Memorial Day frame wasn't one quite worth remembering for Will Smith, who walked away with the holiday's biggest opening almost by default as The Avengers waned — not a lot, but enough — in its fourth weekend. Meanwhile, the week's other wide release suffered a catastrophic B.O. meltdown en route to sixth place overall. [...]

Chernobyl Diaries Spoiler Alert: Radiation Fears, But Few Real Frights

In Chernobyl Diaries, six young fools, including a pair of brothers with issues, a blonde with major cleavage and a smart(er) brunette, take a tourist tour of Chernobyl and neighboring Prypiat—the abandoned city where 50,000 people, mostly workers at the nuclear plant and their families, once lived. But Prypiat is not really abandoned. And everyone [...]

Reel Thoughts: Nuclear Waste

Oren Peli is the go-to guy for "found footage" horror films, so it isn’t surprising to see his name as screenwriter of Chernobyl Diaries, the new fright flick about a group of “extreme tourists” who travel to the abandoned city of Pripyat in the shadow of the infamous Chernobyl Nuclear Plant. Show More Summary

Men in Black III & Chernobyl Diaries: The Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast – 3:21

The Time Line is a Trip: (l to r) Josh Brolin, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Will Smith fight the future in MEN IN BLACK III. Such a garden of delights for this Memorial Day weekend! First, we pay tribute to horror icon Christopher Lee, as Cinefantastique Online’s Steve Biodrowski and Lawrence French highlight their favorite Lee films [...]Show More Summary

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