15 Movies That Somehow Cost 10K Or Less To Make

It costs an insane amount of money to make a movie…until it doesn’t. Hollywood is painting itself into an extremely unforgiving corner—narrowing the window of projects it will greenlight until the type of mid-level budget filmmaking that’s responsible for cinema’s most celebrated modern classics is all but eliminated. More and more independent filmmakers are following in the footsteps of film history’s independent innovators and making great movies on the cheap. From the 2015 shot-on-iPhone festival favorite Tangerine to the remarkable micro-budget filmography of Edward Burns, there’s plenty of contemporary small-scale cinema for movie fans to sink their teeth into.

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Channel Zero Season 2 Gets A Trailer & Premiere Date

Syfy’s Channel Zero: No-End House has gotten a full trailer and premiere date. An anthology series done similarly to hits like American Horror Story — each 6-episode season features a new story and new characters — Channel Zero debuted last October with the mostly well-received Candle Cove, based on the creepy pasta story of the same name by Kris Straub. Syfy clearly had confidence in the concept going in, though, as a second season was picked up before Candle Cove even premiered.

Channel Zero season 2 adapts creepy pasta No-End House, by Brian Russell. Syfy’s version appears to be pretty similar to Russell’s story, albeit with a female protagonist instead of a male one. Elements of Russell’s sequel stories to No-End House also seem to be sprinkled in. There was at least a lot more for Channel Zero’s writers to work with when adapting No-End House, as it’s a much longer story than …

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How The Defenders Fit Together As A Team, According to Charlie Cox

Charlie Cox has recently talked about New York’s finest street-level heroes when they all come together in their ensemble series, The Defenders. Marvel and Netflix are bringing all of their characters to one 8-episode miniseries for the first time to hopefully foil the enigmatic Alexandra’s (Sigourney Weaver) plans executed by the ancient group known as the Hand.

In the past two years, each and every character has operated on their own — serving their individual purposes — so it is no surprise that working as a single unit for the first time won’t come easy to them. That said, Daredevil (Cox), Jessica Jones (Krysten Ritter), Luke …

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Game of Thrones: 15 Things You Didn’t Know About Davos Seaworth

Introduced back in season 2 of Game of Thrones, Davos Seaworth is one of the longest lasting supporting characters on the show. Having first served on Team Dragonstone with undying loyalty to Stannis Baratheon, Davos has moved on in recent seasons to serve Jon Snow in the North.

He’s also a point-of-view character in George R.R. Martin’s A Song  of Ice and Fire novels, making Davos a character that’s important on both page and screen.

If Davos Seaworth is one of the longest lasting side characters, he’s certainly one of the most loved by fans as well. Davos often acts as …

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The Importance of Uncle Ben In Marvel’s Spider-Man

Peter Parker and Uncle Ben in Marvel's Spider-Man

Marvel’s Spider-Man will utilize Uncle Ben’s death as Peter’s main motivation to put on his fight suit every day and continue to help others – despite how emotionally and physically draining being a superhero can be. Following several iterations of the character in various media formats, the new Disney XD animated series, which is set to air this Saturday, August 19, will bring the beloved wall-crawling good doer to his narrative roots by tackling Peter’s day-to-day life as smart science whiz kid attending Horizon High.

Marvel opted to just gloss over Uncle Ben’s death, dropping a few references, in Tom Holland’s first solo outing …

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