Anna Swanson

Anna Swanson is a Senior Contributor who hails from Toronto. She can usually be found at the nearest rep screening of a Brian De Palma film.
Movies to Watch After Casino De Niro

9 Movies to Watch if You Like Martin Scorsese’s ‘Casino’

By Anna Swanson 

If you’re a fan of Martin Scorsese’s Las Vegas mob epic, you need to have these nine films on your watchlist.

Nightmare Alley

The Magical and Seductive Power of ‘Nightmare Alley’

By Anna Swanson 

Although a departure from typical film noir narratives, its exploration of taboo is perfectly in line with the genre’s goals.

Borat 2

‘Borat Subsequent Moviefilm’ Marks the Return of a Hero We Deserve

By Anna Swanson 

Borat is back as the father of a daughter, but how successfully does he find his way in a world that’s changed since 2006?

Silent Horror Movies

10 Spookiest and Most Terrifying Silent Horror Movies

By Anna Swanson 

Ghouls, ghosts, and golems. Silent cinema has got your horror watchlist covered.

On The Rocks Photo

‘On The Rocks’ Showcases Sofia Coppola at Her Most Mature

By Anna Swanson 

The director long preoccupied with coming of age narratives now turns her full attention to the problems that come with adulthood.

Best James Bond Shots

The 50 Most Beautiful Shots of the James Bond Franchise

By Anna Swanson, and Meg Shields 

When Bond makes a shot, he doesn’t miss.

Historical Horror

10 Best Period-Piece Horror Movies

By Anna Swanson 

Historical, not like ‘Carrie.’

Internet Horror Movies

10 Eeriest Internet-Centric Horror Movies

By Anna Swanson 

Log on and celebrate the best cyber scares.

Best Australian Horror Movies

10 Best Australian Horror Movies

By Anna Swanson 

Jumpier than a kangaroo and scarier than a spider encounter, these are the ten best horror films to hail from down under.