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‘Sinister’ Star Ethan Hawke Talks About His New Horror Movie and the ‘Simplicity’ of Good Guys (VIDEO)

Ethan Hawke has spent the better part of his career avoiding genre projects: although his first film was Explorers and he helped launch writer-director Andrew Niccol’s career when he starred in Gattaca, he’s otherwise done a lot of great work in comedies, dramas and independent films.

But the actor says he decided to…

Todd Gilchrist / October 16, 2012

Buzz at the Box Office: ‘Taken 2’ Keeps Truckin’, ‘Argo’ Arrives at No. 2

After eviscerating its competition with an opening-weekend haul of $49.5 million, Taken 2 continues to pummel all comers in its second weekend with another $21.8 million in receipts.

Meanwhile, Ben Affleck’s third outing as a director, Argo, squeaked into the No. 2 spot with an impressive $19.5 million.

Hotel Transylvania, o…

Todd Gilchrist / October 15, 2012

‘Sinister’ Sneak Peek: Ethan Hawke’s Snuff Movie Monster Spies on His Audience (EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)

Jason Voorhees, Freddy Kruger and Michael Myers, move over: Mr. Boogie – also known as Bagul — has just joined the ranks of great modern movie monsters.

In the new film Sinister, Ethan Hawke’s true-crime novelist Ellison Oswalt finds himself being terrorized by Bagul, the otherworldly spirit, after he moves into a house…

Todd Gilchrist / October 8, 2012