Coming Soon: The House That Jack Built – Lars von Trier’s Portrait of an American Serial Killer

Lars von Trier has never been a director to shy away from controversy and he's not about to start now. The House That Jack Built is a brutal, psychological horror film starring Matt Dillon in the title role of Jack, a highly intelligent serial killer, following over the course of 12 years in the 1970s …

Favorites: Top TV Shows of 2018 as chosen by YOU!

Here at 25YLSite, we handle a lot of heavy lifting. Analysis, interpretation, deep discussion, introspective interviews…you name it, we've got it. "Favorites" takes a lighter approach to the material we normally cover. Each week, we will take you through a list of favorites---whether its moments, scenes, episodes, characters, lines of dialogue, whatever!---in bite-sized articles perfect …

The Secret History of Twin Peaks: ‘The Archivist’ Major Garland Briggs (Secrets and Mysteries Part 10)

So we have reached the end of 25 Years Later's examining of Mark Frost's novel, The Secret History of Twin Peaks. I have been tasked with piecing together what is perhaps the most enigmatic and complex story---that of The Archivist himself; Major Garland Briggs. The big questions are why did he compile this Dossier? And …

The Myth and The Message Behind ‘Apostle’: A Netflix Original Horror Film

Netflix has really stepped up their game this year with an influx of horror films and TV shows all perfect to watch over the Halloween period. Apostle was released on October 12th, and this movie has a little bit of everything; it is a period drama starring a Wicker Man-esque cult, a mythological goddess, and …

Exclusive from the Twin Peaks UK 2018: Thor Amli’s ‘The Summer House at Pearl Lakes’ — Part 2

Today at the Twin Peaks UK Festival attendees were treated to a number of fan made, Lynch-inspired short films, including that of The Summer House at Pearl Lakes -- Part 2 by Director Thor Amli whom I chatted to just before the Festival about his new film. Many fans have been looking forward to seeing the …