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‘Peripheral’ is pure paranoia and existential dread distilled into refined nightmare fuel
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2 years ago

‘Peripheral’ is pure paranoia and existential dread distilled into refined nightmare fuel

By  •  Reviews

I’m gonna wager that you’re tired of hearing or reading sentiments like this, but it’s hard to imagine a more frightening time for a movie like Peripheral to come out. …
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Attention slasher fans: ‘Random Acts Of Violence’ trailer brings a grisly new killer to life
2 years ago

Attention slasher fans: ‘Random Acts Of Violence’ trailer brings a grisly new killer to life

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At some point it’ll be easier to count the number of comedians that haven’t made a horror film. But given the critical and commercial success of filmmakers like Jordan Peele and …
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‘After Dark’ brings the spectacular queerness of vampire lore out of the closet
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2 years ago

‘After Dark’ brings the spectacular queerness of vampire lore out of the closet

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For decades, scholars analyzed vampire fiction, appropriately so, for coded LGBT subtext. However, there is nothing “coded” about Charlie Steeds’ latest entry into the genre space, After Dark. Tossing subtlety …
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Foreign Fests Offer Fans Free Frights: SOHOME Pride Edition & Fantaspoa
2 years ago

Foreign Fests Offer Fans Free Frights: SOHOME Pride Edition & Fantaspoa

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If you’re looking for a post-Chattanooga and pre-Fantasia horror festival pick-me-up, there are two more digital fests on their way. And best of all, they’re 100% FREE! First up is …
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‘Two Heads Creek’ Offers A Gruesomely Hilarious Culture Clash
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2 years ago

‘Two Heads Creek’ Offers A Gruesomely Hilarious Culture Clash

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Worlds collide in the latest release from The Horror Collective, Two Heads Creek, as Norman (Jordan Waller) and Annabelle (Kathryn Wilder) leave England for the rugged confines of Australia. Seeking a …
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The Modern Horrors Podcast EP 190: Dismember the Alamo
2 years ago

The Modern Horrors Podcast EP 190: Dismember the Alamo

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News Feed: Lovecraft Country, Volition, Two Heads Creek, Relic, Impetigore, Upgrade TV Series, One Cut Of The Dead Sequel Guest: Aaron B. Koontz talks Scare Package Chopping Block: Becky …
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Fear, Fracking, and Fourth Wall Breaking From Fantasia Film Festival
2 years ago

Fear, Fracking, and Fourth Wall Breaking From Fantasia Film Festival

By  •  Featured, News

The 24th annual Fantasia International Film Festival is going virtual, exclusively for film buffs all across everybody’s favorite trendy loft above a meth lab, Canada! Taking place August 20 through …
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‘Dreamland’ Is A Gritty, Violent Take On A Lynchian Fairy Tale
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2 years ago

‘Dreamland’ Is A Gritty, Violent Take On A Lynchian Fairy Tale

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If you thought Pontypool was weird, Bruce McDonald just responded with “Hold my beer, eh?” His latest film, Dreamland, pits a hitman (Stephen McHattie) against a trumpet player (also played …
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‘One Cut Of The Dead’ Is One Of The Most Original Horror Films In Years
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2 years ago

‘One Cut Of The Dead’ Is One Of The Most Original Horror Films In Years

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Japan’s One Cut Of The Dead might just be the year’s most unexpected movie. Promising a zombie comedy like no other, it absolutely fucking delivers. Shin’ichirô Ueda’s feature-length directorial debut manages …
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‘Becky’ May Not Be The Kevin James Nazi Movie We Need Right Now, But It’s the One We Deserve
6.8
2 years ago

‘Becky’ May Not Be The Kevin James Nazi Movie We Need Right Now, But It’s the One We Deserve

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John Travolta obsesses over Stan, Nic Cage and Larry Fishburne track down a missing coke shipment, and Kevin James … is a Neo-Nazi. A trio of unconnected nonsense to the …
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