Philly Close to Passing Hate Crime Measure

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Oct 31, 2014
In the wake of the Sept. 11 hate crime that gained national attention, Philadelphia's City Council unanimously approved a hate crime measure Thursday that would protect LGBT community and people with disabilities.

Horns

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Despite a strong performance from Daniel Radcliffe, "Horns" is a sloppy, tonally jarring and misogynistic piece of work.

Pumpkinhead II

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Apart from a few scenes with murky atmosphere, the 1994 film won't scare you as much as how many 1980's actors you will recognize. From Soleil Moon Frye ("Punky Brewster") to Kane Hodder ("Jason X"), this bloody feature has it all.

Nightcrawler

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
"Nightcrawler" looks at the underside of the television news business by focusing on a bottom-feeder: an enterprising, morally compromised videographer played with chilling accuracy by Jake Gyllenhaal.

NSFW: Breaking and Entering

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Oct 31, 2014
If you feel like you're living life with a ball and chain attaching you to a cubicle, fear not. EDGE has scoured the globe for quintessential vacation experiences that will reinvigorate your zest for adventure. Consider the "YOLO" package in Sante Fe.

Spread the Word! Project: Project is Producing 'Shiver'

By Michael Cox | Friday Oct 31, 2014
"The Shiver Project" explores ideas of fear and anxiety, through the lens of a bizarre Grimm Brothers' fairy tale, as well as real world pressures that cause these emotions. The scary thing is: It won't exist without your help!

The Real Thing

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Tom Stoppard stages an emotional drama about love and the human condition, running through the end of the year at American Airlines Theatre.

The Vanishing

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014

'Friend' Lures Gay Texas Teen to Skate Park, Beats Him

By Jason St. Amand | Friday Oct 31, 2014
A gay teen from Texas was lured to a skate park in Baytown, Texas, on Oct. 12 by his "friend" and then brutally beaten by the girl and two others because of his sexuality.

Steel Magnolias

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Atlanta's Alliance Theatre stages the gay cult classic, 'Steel Magnolias' through Nov. 9.

F For Fake

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 31, 2014
Welles was a great rarity: One of the cinema's poets.