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Jim Napier

Movie watcher. Physical media collector. Pizza lover. Bipolar/Anxiety. Animal advocate. Co-founder of ScreenInvasion.com.

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I’m in love with Squid Game, and was a big fan of Escape Room. One would think that I would enjoy Tournament of Champions. They would be wrong. The concept of the two survivors coming back in the sequel and get involved in the game again. The concept has a

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Detention is in select theaters and online now from Dekanalog. Detention is directed and co-written by John Hsu and stars Gingle Wang, Fu Meng-po, Tseng Ching-hua, Cecilia Choi, and Hung Chang Chu.  I went into Detention completely lit blind. I hadn’t seen the trailer or read the synopsis. The color

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I remember watching The Silence of the Lambs with my parents when it was initially released. This may seem odd, but then again I watched and enjoyed Jodie Foster in another “heavy“ film, The Accused. I decided to ask my wife if she remembered seeing this in theaters. She could

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I remember watching Misery in theaters. It’s one of the first times that I could feel the pain of the main character, expertly played by James Caan. Misery may be Caan’s best movie, but Kathy Bates is the star of the show. This is a career defining role. I also

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Paramount Presents continues to release some great films from the Paramount vault. Breakdown is my favorite film to be released as of yet. Kurt Russell is fantastic as the lead in this taut thriller. I remember first seeing this film in theaters. My friends and I loved it. I’m a

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InterviewsMovies

While most productions shut down at the beginning of the pandemic, when the world was still figuring out how to handle the pandemic, writer/director Chris Blake (All Light Will End) got creative and shot the feature, Distancing Socially using remote technology. Distancing Socially takes a humorous look at love, friendship,

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Trailers

Check out the first trailer for V/H/S94. The found footage horror anthology is directed by Chloe Okuno, Simon Barrett, Timo Tjahjanto, Ryan Prows & Jennifer Reeder. Synopsis A Shudder Original Film, V/H/S/94 is the fourth installment in the hit horror anthology franchise and marks the return of the infamous found

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I watched F9 today and am sad to report it was my least favorite film in the franchise. If you thought the franchise jumped the shark in the last movie, then be prepared. Four words, Pontiac Fiero in space. There is one action scene during the final act that is

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Kino Lorber continues to release awesome Blu-rays with some great special features. Masquerade is no exception. Meg Tilly and Rob Lowe star in this thriller set in the world of socialites and sailing boats. Money is not the main concern of most of the characters. Everyone can relate to love,

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FRIED BARRY is giving away a ton of official merch to the artist who creates the most jaw-dropping FRIED BARRY inspired artwork. RIED BARRY has inspired hundreds of artists to create their own acid-drenched creations based on the film and we want to see YOURS. 1. Create your FRIED BARRY inspired artwork 2. Post

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Star Trek has not been my favorite science fiction franchise, but Gene Roddenberry left an indelible mark on technology as well as pushing the racial limits of television with its casting. Keep reading to read our ranking of the four original movies. I’m a fan of Star Wars over Star

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Fantasia Film FestivalFilm FestivalsMovies

Yakuza Princess had its world premiere at the Fantasia International Film Festival. I had the chance to watch the film as part of the festival. The film stars MASUMI, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, and Tsuyoshi Ihara. Directed by Vicente Amorim, Yakuza Princess is based on the graphic novel “Shiro” by Danilo

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I enjoy watching movies without knowing anything about them. With Baby Money I went in completely blind. I’m so thankful that I did as part of the Fantasia Festival. This was the best decision I’ve made this week. Baby Money is simply fantastic. It drew me in from the opening

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Sexy Furby is by far the most unique film that I’ve seen in a long time.  Sexy Furby had its world premiere at the 25th Annual Fantasia International Film Fest. This short is a comedy with a slight mix of horror. Many times I found my eyes building out of

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I’m not surprised by how much I enjoyed Pig. I had to watch this so much that when my screener link did not work I bought the movie digitally. Pig is written and directed Michael Sarnoski by and stars Nicolas Cage, Alex Wolff, and Alan Arkin. Set in the Pacific

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Fantasia Film FestivalFilm FestivalsMoviesTrailers

Yakuza Princess opens on September 3 from Magnet Releasing. The film will screen at the 2021 Fantasia Festival on Wednesday, August 18th & Friday, August 20th. What is this song is that a yes Yakuza Princess is directed by Vicente Amorim, and is based on the graphic novel “Shiro” by Danilo Beyruth.

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