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Before I go into the review, I want to state that I have never seen the original films. I actually think this is a good thing. Wrong Turn is going to remain one of the best horror films for 2021. Wrong Turn is directed by Mike P. Nelson and stars

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As an assault of “video nasty” bits hurls at the screen amongst the opening credits I anticipated a fun ride through v/h/s soaked nostalgic sleaze and I was not wrong. Much like how Berberian Sound Studio paid homage to the Italian Giallo of the seventies without becoming a distraction, this

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Carey Mulligan sitting drunkenly on a couch in a nightclub.
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The first time I saw Promising Young Woman, I spent the last maybe 15 minutes outright sobbing—not from sadness or grief, but because I’ve never felt such catharsis from a film. Perhaps in the future, I will write a more in-depth piece on the ending specifically, but for now, I

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Listen in as I review A Ghost Waits from director Adam Stoall and starring Macleod Andrews and Natalie Walker. The supernatural romantic comedy had its North American Premiere at Screamfest. Made on an indie (small as shit) budget, but pushed to the max of what could be done with that

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Spiral is currently available on Shudder and if you are not a subscriber, this is THE film that will make you sign up. Plus let’s face it, there are some amazing classics and other curated collections thanks to the team at Shudder. I know I have seen a good movie

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Followed is a found footage with a twist. Directed by Antoine Le and starring Matthew Solomon (HBO’s “Ballers”) as “DropTheMike,” John Savage (The Last Full Measure; The Deer Hunter), Sam Valentine, Caitlin Grace, Tim Drier, and Kelsey Griswold.

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Random Acts of Violence, a new film from Jay Baruchel starring Jesse Williams (Grey’s Anatomy, CABIN IN THE WOODS), Jordana Brewster (FAST AND THE FURIOUS series, TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE: THE BEGINNING), Niamh Wilson (SAW series) as well as Baruchel. The first horror movie I watched as a kid was Nightmare

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  Let’s get the important stuff out of the way. Yes, the Ghostbusters reboot features an all-female team, causing quite a few to bash the film sight unseen with claims their childhood will be ruined because it isn’t four males this time around. It’s safe to say that nobody’s childhood will be

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If you’re a full grown adult somewhere between your late twenties and early thirties, chances are seeing that iconic Goosebumps font anywhere conjures up fond and frightening memories of the iconic book franchise. They young-adult books were always scarier than they had any right to be, and as revered as

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CRIMSON PEAK’s plot fails to match up to Guillermo del Toro’s stunning visuals in this gothic romance.

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The last panel of the day was the highly anticipated third installment in the Insidious series: Insidious Chapter 3. While I was severly disappointed with the second installment, the first one was so good that I’m still interested in checking this one out. The panel was graced by the presence

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We wrapped up our day at WonderCon 2015 by getting some previews of what’s to come from Blumhouse Productions.  They gave us a sneak peak at three of their upcoming horror movies, including two small budget films: Unfriended and The Shallows. We were treated to panels feature key contributors from

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From the man who brought us Clerks, Chasing Amy, Jersey Girl, and a bazillion hours of podcasting comes the most delightfully insane film.

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Just taking a guess here, but you probably don’t want to go to Hell. Probably don’t want to rule it, either. And neither does Lucifer, the original fallen angel himself, which sets in motion the events of The Sandman: Vol IV – Season of Mists. Pop culture academics (and Wanna Cook? authors) K. Dale

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Close your eyes. Lull yourself to sleep. It’s time for another trip to the Dreaming, as Paul, AJ, and special guest/third Gobbler Eric Sipple continue their Four-Color Flashback exploration of Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman. In Vol. II, The Doll’s House, we discover humans might be playthings of the gods; that hearts are very important; that

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Over the years, the horror genre has received a reputation of being filled with plot-less, talent-less and  pointless violence and gore. In regards to the artists who have contributed to this genre since it’s inception, we look at a few films that have shaped present-day horror. 1. The Cabinet of Dr.

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