How To Know You’re Watching An A24 Horror Movie

How To Know Youre Watching An A24 Horror Movie

A24 films are best known for their slow-burn narratives infused with arthouse aesthetics. What are the defining traits of an A24 horror movie? Here’s how to know you’re watching an A24 horror movie, which has evolved into a genre in and of itself, marked and set apart by distinct qualities. Independent cinema seems to have undergone … Read more

A24’s First Cookbook ‘Horror Caviar’ Is a Gloriously Grotesque Homage to Scary Movies

A24s First Cookbook ‘Horror Caviar Is a Gloriously Grotesque Homage

In thousands of years of storytelling, food has either disguised dangers or, if appealing enough, led people to ignore their own safety for the chance of a taste. A bite of an apple or pomegranate expels two people from paradise; a Roman general invites his enemies to a banquet where he feeds them pies filled … Read more

‘Lamb’ review: A24’s gorgeous new horror is its weirdest movie to date

Lamb review A24s gorgeous new horror is its weirdest movie

Valdimar Jóhannsson knows you want to see it. Centered on the birth of a bizarre human-sheep baby raised by lonely farmers, the filmmaker’s freshman effort asks a simple, consciousness-stalking question: “What does that demon baby look like?” A mad genius, a methodical torturer, or some combination, Jóhannsson knows when (and how) to stage this reveal. … Read more

‘Lamb’ ending explained: Director reveals the chilling truth behind his A24 horror hit

Lamb ending explained Director reveals the chilling truth behind his

Few movies this year are as quietly captivating as Valdimar Jóhannsson’s minimalist supernatural horror movie Lamb, released in the U.S. by famed indie studio A24. With more animals seen onscreen than human actors, Jóhannsson’s debut feature film explores parental grief and loss amidst vast Icelandic farmlands. And it’s in these wide-open fields of dull greenery … Read more

Gravitas Ventures Will Release Rachel Nichols-Starring Horror Movie ‘Demigod’ for Halloween

Gravitas Ventures Will Release Rachel Nichols Starring Horror Movie ‘Demigod for

“It is no ordinary driver who holds the reigns, for he’s in the service of a strict master named Death. For him, a single night is as long as 100 years on Earth. Night and day, he must carry out his master’s business.” Victor Sjöström’s 1921 silent film, The Phantom Carriage, might occur over multiple … Read more

Horror Film ‘The Other Lamb’ Acquired by IFC Midnight

Horror Film The Other Lamb Acquired by IFC Midnight

IFC Midnight has acquired the North American rights to “The Other Lamb,” a horror film about a cult of women that premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival earlier this year, the distributor announced Thursday. Raffey Cassidy, Michiel Huisman and Denise Gough star in the film from Australian director Małgorzata Szumowska and writer Catherine S. … Read more

Every A24 Horror Movie Ranked From Worst to Best

Every A24 Horror Movie Ranked From Worst to Best

The indie darling A24 is known for bringing us some of the most critically acclaimed horror films of recent years. Often challenging and experimental, their films are notable for the variety of ways they approach the genre. Reflecting on everything from family, trauma, and loss to the terrifying beings that can lurk in the recesses … Read more

Emily Mortimer Sundance Horror Film ‘Relic’ Nabbed by IFC Midnight

Emily Mortimer Sundance Horror Film Relic Nabbed by IFC Midnight

“Relic,” a horror and drama that stars Emily Mortimer and premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in January, has been acquired for U.S. distribution by IFC Midnight, the distributor announced Tuesday. “Relic” was meant to play at the SXSW Film Festival as part of the Midnighters section before the Austin event was canceled over concerns … Read more

IFC Midnight Picks Up Horror Film A BANQUET | Seat42F

IFC Midnight Picks Up Horror Film A BANQUET Seat42F

IFC Midnight announced today that it is acquiring North American rights to A BANQUET, the feature debut from Ruth Paxton, whose award-winning short films have been exhibited and nominated in competition at numerous prominent film festivals worldwide. A BANQUET is a visually arresting, slow-burning psychological horror that uses subtle supernatural elements to create tension within … Read more

From Ari Aster to Robert Eggers: The 10 best A24 horror movies so far

From Ari Aster to Robert Eggers The 10 best A24

There are few production companies doing more for independent cinema in the contemporary industry than A24, bringing some of the finest small-budget projects to the forefront of public view, with the company now ubiquitous with cinema’s most exciting arthouse releases. Building an impressive library of truly challenging titles, A24 are becoming the adversaries of Disney, … Read more

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