Interview

Matthew Leslie brings suburban terror back to his hometown of Salem with Summer of '84 (Interview)

Matthew Leslie brings suburban terror back to his hometown of Salem with Summer of '84 (Interview)

We had the chance to speak with Matthew Leslie in advance of the Salem premiere of Summer of 84 on Thursday, August 23. Go deep into the production history, unravel the role of nostalgia and impact of media in a time before the Internet and learn how his experience growing up on the North Shore helped shape the new film.

The co-creator of Saw & Insidious takes on America's obsession with guns (Interview)

The co-creator of Saw & Insidious takes on America's obsession with guns (Interview)

During a Boston visit to promote his new film Upgrade, we had the opportunity to sit down with writer and director Leigh Whannell. Over the course of the interview, he addresses themes of cultural violence and mental health in the Saw and Insidious franchises he helped create, and talks about what it was like to direct his first film without creative partner James Wan.