#CSSC6 – The Official Results are in, and the Winner is…

Happy Fourth of July to all of our American readers out there! But, because it’s July 4th, that means that the annual Cinefessions Summer Screams Challenge must be over. CSSC6 is now behind us, but what a month it was! And now that it’s done, it’s time to look back and see how we did….


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 99 – The Transformers Arc – Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)

Welcome to the 99th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today we conclude our big, loud Transformers Arc with a review of 2017s Transformers: The Last Knight. We also have a spoiler-free discussion of this week’s CSSC6 Featured Film, Martyrs (2015). Better yet, we reveal what the future plans are for The Cinefessions Podcast, including the…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 98 – The Transformers Arc – Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Welcome to the 98th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today we continue our big, loud Transformers Arc with a review of 2014s Transformers: Age of Extinction. We also have a spoiler-free discussion of this week’s CSSC6 Featured Film, Darkman (1990). Do you want to be a part of The Cinefessions Podcast? Well now you can…


#CSSC6 Week Four Preview – Not All Heroes Wear Capes – Superhero Films

The Sixth Annual Cinefessions Summer Screams Challenge is just over halfway done, but we’re already entering our second to last week of the Challenge. Last week, we all spent tons of time with alien visitors, giant bugs, and creepy haunted houses. This week, though, the focus shifts from the quieter films of the ’50s and…


The Cinefessions Podcast – Episode 97 – The Transformers Arc – Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Welcome to the 97th episode of The Cinefessions Podcast! Today we continue our big, loud Transformers Arc with a review of 2011s Transformers: Dark of the Moon. We also have a spoiler-free discussion of this week’s CSSC6 Featured Films, It Came from Outer Space (1953) and The Haunting (1963). Do you want to be a…


Cinefessions Series Review – Branden Chowen on the [Rec] Series

A Cinefessions Series Review is a periodic column that sees one more writers watching and reviewing an entire film series. Cinefessions considers any film franchise that has two or more films a series, and thus available for review in this column. This is an excellent way to get a quick look at an entire collection…


#CSSC6 Week Three Preview – Battle of the Decades: Part II – 1950s vs 1960s

Are your eyes straining from all the white subtitles on white backgrounds we all had to suffer through during week two? I sure hope not, because week three is already upon us, and the Challenge doesn’t stop! Week three of the Sixth Annual Cinefessions Summer Screams Challenge presents a first for the Challenge: a double…