the crucible

Top 10 films that will scare the politics out of you

Top 10 films that will scare the politics out of you

Election Day’s proximity to Halloween is more than a boon for manufacturers of freakish-looking rubber Romney and Obama masks; it’s an opportunity to reflect on all manner of partisan terrors. There aren’t many movies that explicitly mix election-year issues with horror-picture tropes, but there are plenty of movies on Sundance Channel this month that will scare the ever-loving politics out of you, at least for a couple of hours at a time.

Now Playing on Sundance Channel: LOVE CRIME, THE CRUCIBLE and more

Now Playing on Sundance Channel: LOVE CRIME, THE CRUCIBLE and more

This week on Sundance Channel, we’ve got cinematic portrayals of people at war — with their heroes, their bosses, their communities and themselves.