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‘Guillermo del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities’ Review: An Uneven Horror Octet, Highlighted by Jennifer Kent’s Entry

The 'Shape of Water' and 'Pan's Labyrinth' director curates a collection of eight spooky tales from top-tier current horror directors for Netflix's new anthology series.

Essie Davis Joins Netflix Adaptation of David Nicholls’ ‘One Day’ (Exclusive)

The Babadook star Essie Davis has joined the cast of Netflix’s upcoming series adaptation of David Nicholls much-loved 2009 comic romance novel One Day. The White Lotus‘ Leo Woodall and This Is Going to Hurt breakout Ambika Mod are set to play the lead roles of Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley, respectively, in the series, […]

Guillermo Del Toro’s Netflix Horror Anthology to Reunite ‘Babadook’ Star Essie Davis With Director Jennifer Kent

Guillermo Del Toro’s upcoming anthology series with Netflix is set to bring together a host of major names and will reunite the director and lead star of The Babadook seven years after the Australian horror became an international hit. Details have emerged of Guillermo Del Toro’s Cabinet of Curiosities (previously known as Guillermo del Toro […]

‘True History of the Kelly Gang’: Film Review | TIFF 2019

George MacKay plays Australian outlaw legend Ned Kelly in Justin Kurzel's bloody epic 'True History of the Kelly Gang,' based on the Peter Carey novel, also starring Essie Davis, Russell Crowe and Nicholas Hoult.

‘Babyteeth’: Film Review

Eliza Scanlen plays a teenager facing her own mortality, who makes bold choices in order to feel alive in Australian director Shannon Murphy's debut feature, 'Babyteeth,' also starring Essie Davis and Ben Mendelsohn.

Ann Dowd, Essie Davis Join Australian Drama ‘Lambs of God’

Foxtel's mystery thriller about three eccentric nuns on a remote island is being directed by Jeffrey Walker.

‘The Last Post’: TV Review

Amazon's South Arabian desert-set British import, 'The Last Post,' finds vintage glamor and taut drama in colonial repression.

‘Mindhorn’: Film Review | London Film Festival 2016

Sean Foley's 'Mindhorn' is a starry comic romp about a washed-up actor, co-starring Steve Coogan and Kenneth Branagh.

‘The Babadook’: Film Review | Sundance 2014

The oddest-sounding title at Sundance turns out to be a gruesome treat in 'The Babadook,' talented Australian director Jennifer Kent's child-in-peril Midnight entry starring Essie Davis.