The Man in the Orange Jacket (Fantasia International Film Festival 2014) Review

“Lars Von…Karapetian!” FEATURING: Anta Aizupe, Maxim Lazarev & Aris Rozentals DIRECTING VISION: Aik Karapetian SCREENWRITER: Aik Karapetian Being touted as a film that redefines the slasher genre, I went into The Man in the… Continue reading

Animosity (Fantasia International Film Festival 2014) Review

“No killer animals featured”. FEATURING: Thea McCartan, Marcin Paluch, Tom Martin, Stephan Goldbach, Alyssa Kempinski, Tracy Willet, Matt Ziegel, Michelle Jones & Rob O’Rourke DIRECTING VISION: Brendon Steere SCREENWRITER: Brendon Steere Brandon Steere demonstrates animalistic tendencies by going straight… Continue reading

The Harvest (Fantasia International Film Festival 2014) Review

“Harvesting great talent…” FEATURING: Samantha Morton, Michael Shannon, Natasha Calis, Charlie Tahan, Peter Fonda, Leslie Lyles & Meadow Williams DIRECTING VISION: John McNaughton SCREENWRITER: Stephen Lancellotti John McNaughton has been absent from movie-making for… Continue reading

At the Devil’s Door (Fantasia International Film Festival 2014) Review

“Might be a safer idea to visit the neighbors” FEATURING: Catalina Sandino Moreno, Naya Rivera, Ashley Rickards, Tara Buck, Arshad Aslam, Rob Brownstein, Laura Kai Chen, Assaf Cohen, Nick Eversman, Kate Flannery & Mark Steger DIRECTING VISION: Nicholas… Continue reading

Cybernatural (Fantasia International Film Festival 2014) Review

“CAN’T EVEN GO TO THE INTERNET WITHOUT MY LIFE BEING AT RISK NO MO…” FEATURING: Shelley Hennig, Renee Olstead, Jacob Wysocki, William Petlz, Heather Sossaman, Courtney Halverson, Moses Jacob Storm & Matthew Bohrer… Continue reading

Life After Beth (Fantasia International Film Festival 2014) Review

“I have decided that…I never want to date a zombie chick”. FEATURING: Dane DeHaan, Aubrey Plaza, Anna Kendrick, Matthew Grey Gubler, John C. Reilly, Cheryl Hines, Molly Shannon, Paul Reiser, Paul Weitz &… Continue reading

Snowpiercer (2014) Review

“Capable of piercing much more than snow!”. FEATURING: Chris Evans, Song Kang-ho, Go Ah-sung, Jamie Bell, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton, Octavia Spencer, Ed Harris, Ewen Bremner, Luke Pasqualino, Alison Pill, Vlad Ivanov, Adnan Hasković & Jean-Marc… Continue reading

Willow Creek (2014) Review

“Blair Wit…Foot Pro…Creek”. FEATURING: Alexie Gilmore & Bryce Johnson DIRECTING VISION: Bobcat Goldthwait SCREENWRITER: Bobcat Goldthwait This will not be the first time that I compare a recent found-footage horror film to the The Blair Witch Project nor… Continue reading

Back Issues: The Hustler Magazine Story (2014) Review

“Warning: Poster features boobies!” FEATURING: Paul Cambria, Kenneth De Martines, Gail Dines, Alex Ebel, Mike Edison, Herald Price Fahringer, Jimmy Flynt, Larry Flynt, Nina Hartley, Chris Gore & Ron Jeremy  DIRECTING VISION: Michael… Continue reading

Deliver Us From Evil (2014) Review

“The Devil has great taste in music”. FEATURING: Eric Bana, Édgar Ramírez, Olivia Munn, Sean Harris, Joel McHale, Chris Coy, Dorian Missick, Rhona Fox, Valentina Rendón, Olivia Horton & Mari-Ange Ramirez DIRECTING VISION: Scott Derrickson SCREENWRITER: Scott Derrickson & Paul Harris Boardman The devil has held mainstream… Continue reading