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‘Duncan’ is a right-wing road trip full of absurd comedy and conspiracy [Panic Fest 2021]
5.8
4 weeks ago

‘Duncan’ is a right-wing road trip full of absurd comedy and conspiracy [Panic Fest 2021]

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For a movie about lizard people and pizza shop conspiracies, there’s a surprising amount of truth that can be found in John Valley’s far-right spoof, Duncan. Named after the film’s would-be protagonist, …
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‘GUTS’ is the latest project from short film phenom, Chris McInroy–and it needs your help
1 month ago

‘GUTS’ is the latest project from short film phenom, Chris McInroy–and it needs your help

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After delivering one gory hit after another with festival favorites like Bad Guy #2, Death Metal, We Summoned a Demon, and One Time in the Woods (Scare Package), writer/director Chris …
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Panic Fest 2021: Luke’s top 5 picks from the breakout horror festival
1 month ago

Panic Fest 2021: Luke’s top 5 picks from the breakout horror festival

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Another year, another Panics Fest.

The ever-expanding and always entertaining genre festival returns with more horror than your eyes can contain. Short films, feature films, panels, Q&As, and more will …
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Joe Lo Truglio makes his horror debut with ‘Outpost’ later this year
2 months ago

Joe Lo Truglio makes his horror debut with ‘Outpost’ later this year

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Comedy standout Joe Lo Truglio (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Reno 911!) is crossing over to the dark side as he makes his feature-length directorial debut later this year. Truglio recently shared a …
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Staff picks: The best horror movies of 2020
4 months ago

Staff picks: The best horror movies of 2020

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In previous years, the Modern Horrors staff has come together to vote on consensus Year End Awards. But 2020 was hard, and we didn’t do that this time. Instead, we’re …
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[Nightstream 2020] ‘Bloody Hell’ is a clever blood-soaked black comedy
7.5
7 months ago

[Nightstream 2020] ‘Bloody Hell’ is a clever blood-soaked black comedy

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Like The Wizard of Oz going from sepia to technicolor Bloody Hell shifts from a bright fast paced heist movie to a dark and dirty kidnap and torture flick. As …
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‘Anything for Jackson’ was the biggest surprise of Fantasia 2020
8.3
8 months ago

‘Anything for Jackson’ was the biggest surprise of Fantasia 2020

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You wouldn’t expect one of the strongest horror offerings at a world renowned film festival to come from a couple of dudes known for TV romcoms and family films—but here …
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A couple of elderly Satanists perform a reverse exorcism in ‘Anything for Jackson’
9 months ago

A couple of elderly Satanists perform a reverse exorcism in ‘Anything for Jackson’

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Having a child has granted me a newfound understanding/appreciation of parents in Horror movies. Whether it’s Louis Creed burying his son in a cursed, ancient burial ground, or Lee Abbott …
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‘Uncle Peckerhead’ is even better than it sounds, and now it has a release date
10 months ago

‘Uncle Peckerhead’ is even better than it sounds, and now it has a release date

I reviewed Uncle Peckerhead at the 2020 Panic Fest earlier this year, and boy was I impressed. In that review, I praised its hyperviolent deaths, hilarious script, and pitch-perfect cast …
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‘Game of Death’ chooses violence over substance, and I’m all about it
7
10 months ago

‘Game of Death’ chooses violence over substance, and I’m all about it

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With genre films starting to gain more and more exposure and mainstream attention for their meaningful narratives, it’s admittedly refreshing to see a new release throw caution to the wind …
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