British actress Eve makes her mark on 'Star Trek'

Aug 22, 2013

British actress Eve makes her mark on 'Star Trek'

by Kaori Shoji

There must be a Union Jack stowed somewhere aboard the Starship Enterprise: The British influence on “Star Trek Into Darkness” is pretty thick. There is of course hot new man about town Benedict Cumberbatch (or “Batchi-san” to his Japanese fans) as genetically engineered evildoer ...

The dead get their day as zombies go mainstream

Aug 8, 2013

The dead get their day as zombies go mainstream

by Giovanni Fazio

My first zombie movie was “Night of the Living Dead,” viewed at a midnight screening at the old Harvard Square Cinema, attended by a small coterie of late-night freaks and stoners. With its relentless dread and entrail-chomping ghouls, it was a film beyond the ...