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The Strange Magic of Good Schlock Movies

What separates the truly unredeemable bad movie from good camp?
Rob Zacny
1.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for James Franco's Movie About Making 'The Room'

In 'The Disaster Artist,' Franco plays Tommy Wiseau, the star of the best bad movie of all time.
Drew Schwartz
7.18.17
Film

Jerry O'Connell Looks Back on His Worst Movie, 'Kangaroo Jack'

The star of 'Jerry Maguire' and 'Stand by Me' on what it was like to act opposite a rapping CGI kangaroo.
Justin Caffier
4.3.17
Film

'I Was an Emo Trapped in a Frat House': An Interview with the 'Donnie Darko' Director

Talking emo, time travel, and Drew Barrymore with Richard Kelly, the writer and director of the cult classic on its 15th anniversary.
Hannah Ewens
12.19.16
outsider

Meet the Director Behind the 'Worst Movie Ever Made'

In the latest episode of 'OUTSIDER,' VICE catches up with director James Nguyen, whose low-budget "romantic thriller" 'Birdemic: Shock And Terror' has been touted as "the worst movie ever made."
VICE Staff
8.4.16
Vice Blog

We Read One-Star Reviews of 'Run Lola Run' to Franka Potente

"I'd rather you felt strongly one way or the other than not at all."
Brian McManus
7.25.16
Film

How the Amateur Action Masterpiece 'Miami Connection' Was Rescued from Oblivion

'Miami Connection' is now a cult classic, but it would have disappeared forever if Zack Carlson hadn't made an eBay impulse buy.
Harry Cheadle
5.6.16
Film

The Founder of the Razzies Explains What the Academy Awards Are Getting Wrong

"Something that pompous and over-the-top as the Oscars is just begging to be ripped apart! It's like there's a big red balloon in front of you and you're holding a big, sharp pin—what are you going to do, not pop it?"
Rod Bastanmehr
2.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

There Might Be a 'Hocus Pocus' Sequel in the Works

It's time to revive the Sanderson Sisters again after 22 years.
Michael Cuby
10.30.15
Interviews

Zombie Apocalypse: 50 Years Later, the British Duo Is Back for Their Invasion

We talked to the band about performing their cult classic 'Odessey and Oracle' for the first time in the States, on top of releasing a (pretty good!) new album.
Jonah Bayer
10.9.15
Film

70 People Were Harmed in the Making of This Film

11 years and over 100 untamed animals later, ‘Roar’ remains one of cinema’s most anarchic cult classics.
Charlie Schmidlin
4.6.15
The Film That Made Me...

'Salò' Was the Film That Truly Shocked Me

The internet exposed me to the depths of human cruelty, but it was Pasolini's masterpiece that truly disgusted and beguiled me.
Joe Bish
12.9.14
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