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[CFF 2020] ‘Attack of the Demons’ is a Fun, Violent, and Completely Absurd Demonic Comedy
5.8
4 days ago

[CFF 2020] ‘Attack of the Demons’ is a Fun, Violent, and Completely Absurd Demonic Comedy

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I imagine shooting a movie like Attack of the Demons on film would be next to impossible. The 90s Colorado backdrop, huge locations, enormous monsters, and gallons of neon-colored blood …
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[CFF 2020] ‘Killer Queen’ Channels the Grindhouse Era Through Lo-Fi Sensibilities
6.8
5 days ago

[CFF 2020] ‘Killer Queen’ Channels the Grindhouse Era Through Lo-Fi Sensibilities

It would be easy to dismiss Killer Queen as a gimmick of sorts. The film premiered in 2019, but it looks like it would’ve been screened in grindhouse theaters 45 …
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[CFF 2020] ‘The Pandemic Anthology’ Showcases Impressive Low-Budget Creativity From Across the Globe
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6 days ago

[CFF 2020] ‘The Pandemic Anthology’ Showcases Impressive Low-Budget Creativity From Across the Globe

We knew the coronavirus films were coming. In fact, at least one was already here.

And now, thanks to the Fantaspoa International Fantastic Film Festival in Brazil, we’ve got a …
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[CFF 2020] ‘The Yellow Night’ is an Eerie Head Trip Across a Deserted Brazilian Island
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1 week ago

[CFF 2020] ‘The Yellow Night’ is an Eerie Head Trip Across a Deserted Brazilian Island

Low-budget horror films aren’t the type that usually have an accompanying single.

The Yellow Night has one. Sort of. It’s an upbeat, old-school punk song by Metá Metá called “Me …
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[CFF 2020] ‘Climate of the Hunter’ is a Trippy Retro Conversation Piece on Mental Illness
5.8
1 week ago

[CFF 2020] ‘Climate of the Hunter’ is a Trippy Retro Conversation Piece on Mental Illness

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Mental illness on film is a tricky thing.

When it’s told in a straight-forward linear manner, it can feel hollow or disingenuous (looking at you, Ron Howard). But if it …
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[CFF 2020] ‘Skull: The Mask’ is a Brazilian Slasher with Buckets of Gore
4.5
1 week ago

[CFF 2020] ‘Skull: The Mask’ is a Brazilian Slasher with Buckets of Gore

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Skull: The Mask is said to be based on pre-Colombian mythology, so let me make one thing clear: I don’t know a goddamn thing about pre-Colombian mythology. I know a …
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Supernatural Fantasy Horror ‘Tigers Are Not Afraid’ Shares Spiritual DNA With del Toro
7.3
4 weeks ago

Supernatural Fantasy Horror ‘Tigers Are Not Afraid’ Shares Spiritual DNA With del Toro

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The best thing about film festivals is the discovery of films that would have gone overlooked in any other setting. Fantastic Fest in particular, thanks to its unique ticketing system, …
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K-Pop Star Jung En-Ji Saves The Day In ‘0.0MHz’, With Sexy Demonic Results
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1 month ago

K-Pop Star Jung En-Ji Saves The Day In ‘0.0MHz’, With Sexy Demonic Results

A Shudder original, 0.0MHz is a South Korean horror film about a supernatural exploration club that investigate a haunted house with horrifying, hilarious, and sexy results…sexy demonic results.

The …
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