PL derby drama: Reds’ 96th min miracle, Gunners’ statement in Spurs thriller

Derby madness gripped the Premier League overnight with three massive crosstown fixtures. Liverpool left it until the 96th minute to beat rivals Everton 1-0 as Divock Origi capitalised on a Jordan Pickford moment of madness to steal a victory. Arsenal had a famous 4-2 victory over Spurs, as they came from a goal down to […]

‘Widows’ Featurette: How Chicago Shapes The Steve McQueen Heist Thriller

“We’re after the truth. I don’t go to a location with a stencil. I adapt to the environment,” reads a quote by director Steve McQueen at the beginning of the newest Widows featurette about the film’s Chicago location. The gritty heist thriller, penned by Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn, is set in the Windy City, and couldn’t take place […]

Anthony Joshua KOs Alexander Povetkin in thriller to retain world heavyweight titles

World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua retained his titles with a dramatic 7th round KO of Russian challenger Aleksander Povetkin at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. Povetkin made the early rounds competitive with some clever work on the inside, forcing Joshua to work to find his range. Both boxers shipped punishment, with Povetkin sporting a significant […]

Are You Sleeping: Moon Bloodgood Exits Apple Thriller Series

Moon Bloodgood has exited Are You Sleeping, the star-studded thriller series for Apple’s yet-to-be-named, coming-some-day streaming service, TVLine has learned. Based on true-crime novel by Kathleen Barber, Are You Sleeping — which counts Reese Witherspoon among its EPs — stars Octavia Spencer as Poppy Parnell, a relentless investigative reporter who looks to uncover the truth behind a […]

‘Phantom Doctrine’ Is A Fascinating And Flawed Cold War Spy Thriller

Phantom Doctrine is the cold war spy thriller of my dreams, spinning an intricate web of intrigue and conspiracy. The game has you staring at a world map, trying to unravel the increasingly complicated plot while sending your agents all over the globe, doing spy stuff in turn-based encounters. It’s a moody, highly atmospheric game […]

The Meg: Statham shark thriller takes HUGE bite out of Box Office – How much did it make?

With an opening weekend free and clear of other movie competition, The Meg took a Megaladon sized bite out of the UK box office. Statham’s latest movie seemed to sneak up on the summer box office. How much did the shark thriller make in its opening weekend? Perhaps shocking to some, especially those not a […]

Canada's Kylie Masse beats rivals for gold in backstroke thriller

Canada's Kylie Masse won gold in the women's 100-metre backstroke Friday at the Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo. Masse, the reigning world champion in the event and the 2016 Olympic bronze medallist, out-touched former world champ Emily Seebohm of Australia and world-record holder Kathleen Baker of the United States in an exciting final. Watch […]

Manifest Stars Tease Central Mystery ('It Could Be Aliens… '), Promise NBC Thriller 'Definitely' Has a Grand Plan

The mystery of Montego Air Flight 828 may or may not involve little green men (and women). Last month at San Diego Comic-Con, Josh Dallas and Melissa Roxburgh, the stars of NBC’s new thriller Manifest, did not rule out an extraterrestrial-related culprit behind the mythological puzzle. (To quickly recap: Flight 828 disappears from radar shortly […]

‘Pledge’ Review: A Lean, Mean Fraternity Murder Convenes in Daniel Robbins’ Thriller [Fantasia Film Festival]

As a college attendee who never participated in Greek life myself, fraternal thrillers are always something of an outside-looking-in affair. My behind-closed-doors knowledge comes only from friends who recall their “elephant walks” or 24-hour drinking binges, always uttered with an air of unbelievableness. That’s what makes this subgenre so difficult. Can a movie sell sorority […]