FILMREVIEW

A 666-Character Review of ‘Don’t Knock Twice’

Jess wants to reconnect with her daughter Chloe and gain guardianship of her again. Chloe is resistant, but runs to her mother when a supernatural presence harasses her. Together, they try to defeat the evil and rebuild their relationship. Don’t Knock Twice feels very familiar because much of the plot …

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FILMREVIEWSXSW

A 666-Character Review of ‘Prevenge’

Very pregnant Ruth takes orders from her unborn child to kill each of the people responsible for her partner’s death. Her fetus threatens death in a high pitched voice if disobeyed. Prevenge is laugh out loud funny with a dark and twisted sense of humor. Alice Lowe, who wrote and …

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PODCAST

Episode 118: Raw / Cannibals

This week…wine Kelly is back, we discuss a couple cases of same species consumption, and review Julia Ducournau’s vet school worst case scenario, Raw.   Ancient Cannibals Didn’t Eat Just for the Calories, Study Suggests     The unraveling of Rudy Eugene, aka the causeway face attacker  

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Captain Kelly’s Cryptids & Conspiracies Episode 12: Dyatlov Pass Incident Pt II

Having successfully repairing the ship, Kelly continues talking a tale of frigid misfortune, as Byron inches toward a theory of his own. Will the hull hold? Will we scrape the rocks of sanity? This is a Patreon exclusive episode available to anyone who supports us at the $4 a month level. Climb aboard.

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EVENTFILMFRIGHTDAY

Everything Frightening at the Overlook Film Festival

The Overlook Film Festival is proud to announce its inaugural year programming lineup. In addition to the 37 films (20 features and 17 short films from 16 countries) on offer, the festival will overflow with genre-themed parties, interactive events, and live experiences, all set against the breathtaking backdrop that is …

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TRAILERS

A Stirring First Trailer For ‘A Ghost Story’

In this singular exploration of legacy, love, loss, and the enormity of existence, a recently deceased, white-sheeted ghost returns to his suburban home to try and reconnect with his bereft wife. It must be stated that A Ghost Story looks like an incredibly well executed film. The design and the …

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TRAILERS

‘Game of Death’ Trailer is Bloody Fun

Kill or be killed is the golden rule of the Game of Death. Sucks for seven millennials who ignored that rule. Now each one’s head will explode unless they kill someone. Will they turn on each other to survive, or will this sunny day be the last for the innocent …

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TRAILERS

A Monster-less Clip From ‘Colossal’

Gloria (Anne Hathaway) is an out-of-work girl who, after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend, is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, South Korea, Gloria gradually comes to …

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FILMREVIEW

A 666-Character Review of ‘Capture Kill Release’

Capture Kill Release is a found footage film that brings viewers into the lives of Jennifer and Farhang, a couple very much in love and very much planning to murder a stranger for the thrill. It’s incredibly uncomfortable and completely riveting. The production places a clear emphasis on authenticity, both …

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PODCAST

Episode 117: The Void / Giants

This week we talk tactical implements, human beings but bigger, and review a siege gore horror film called The Void. We also share some very exciting news…        

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FILM

Possession Mumbler ‘Another Evil’ Arrives Early May

Dark Sky Film’s supernatural comedy Another Evil, a hit at SXSW, BAMcinemaFest, and the Fantasia Film Festival, is due for an early May release. Another Evil is the first feature-length film from writer/director Carson Mell (Eastbound & Down, Silicon Valley) whose short films have been official selections at Sundance as well as other film …

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FILMREVIEW

A 666-Character Review of ‘The Void’

I’ve been keeping an eye out for this film since directors Jeremy Gillespie and Steven Kostanski announced their Indegogo campaign to raise funds for building the practical creature designs. That said, I may have gotten my hopes up a bit too much. While the monsters were certainly impressive, the film …

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FILMREVIEW

A 666-Character Review Of ‘Here Alone’

Ann lives a solitary life in a camp, constantly working to stay alive on meager resources. The story alternates between the present and the start of the zombie plague where she, her husband, and her baby escape the city. From the beginning, Ann was willing to try to help people …

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PODCAST

Episode 116: XX / Myra Hindley

This week we return from SXSW hiatus, talk about the blonde half of the Moors Murderers, and review ‘XX’. Four twisted tales directed by females.   The Moors Murderers: Myra Hindley Ian Brady     Victims: Edward Evans, John Kilbride, Pauline Reade, Lesley Ann Downey, Keith Bennett     Lesley …

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FILMTRAILERS

‘House on Willow Street’ Looks Like a Total Gore Fest

“After a young woman is kidnapped, her captors soon come to realize that in fact they may be the ones in danger and this young woman has a dark secret inside her.” A House on Willow Street, the latest film from Alastair Orr, has released an action-packed trailer that promises …

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FILMTRAILERS

‘Capture Kill Release’ Trailer is Sinister and Smiling

A couple plots to murder a random stranger just for the thrill of it, but things turn ugly when one of them decides not to go through with it. It’s been awhile since I’ve seen a trailer so thoroughly unsettling. From the lead actress’s upbeat talk about murder to the …

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PODCAST

Episode 115: The Devil’s Candy / Alien Abduction Regression Hypnosis Pt II

This week Byron talks to a future/past version of himself, Kelly consults a professional regarding potential extraterrestrial abduction, and we review Sean Byrnes long awaited sophomore effort, The Devil’s Candy.            

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A 666-Character Review Of ‘Hounds of Love’

No, not the Kate Bush album for 1985. Yes, an unflinching glimpse into Aussie Christmastime 1987 for a serial killer and his reluctant co-conspirator of a wife. Director Ben Young has a steady hand, taking his time while simultaneously testing the audiences tolerance for tension. There may be long stretches …

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A 666-Character Review Of ‘Tragedy Girls’

Just when you thought meta horror was on the outs, Tragedy Girls steps up. The later nineties vibe cycle of horror has begun, and I couldn’t be more stoked. With social media as culturally entrenched as it is, it’s still hard to pull off in a movie. This is not …

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A 666-Character Review Of ‘Like Me’

Life spirals when a loner named Kiya (Addison Timlin of Odd Thomas, The Town That Dreaded Sundown ’14) finds herself doing increasingly disturbing things, for her increasing online audiences admiration. We’ve got forced feedings, general insensitivity, fear based urination, and a bonus Fessenden? Striking neon lighting, interesting framing, surreal moments of …

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Lou Bloom

I found this podcast when I was searching for Emelie's reviews and became one of my favorites. I loved Emelie, it's so much creepier and darker than I was expecting,…

Katie

GET OUT! I'm waiting for you all to review it! IT WAS SO AMAZING! WHEN WHEN WHEN????? Anyways......love you guys.

Daniel Ware

This definitely has me interested now and I will check it out. I am not a huge fan of zombies since they have been so overdone but this seems like…

Terry Bradford

Unknown Project is supposed to be very good for an alien found footage movie but I can't find it to buy or rent. Anybody got any suggestions?