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31 Days Of Horror: “Cold Moon”

I may just be going soft in my old age, but after reading a lot of bad reviews for this movie, I settled in and got ready to tear it apart. Instead, it ended up holding my interest (for the most part) and turned out to be prett...
 
5.3
 
 
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31 Days Of Horror: “House On Willow Street”

    I am all for watching any and every horror movie. There are no real rules when it comes to the genre so you’re bound to get, at the very least, something interesting. Even the bad ones offer up laughs and mo...
 
4.0
 
 
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31 Days Of Horror: “A Dark Song”

My tolerance for horror movies ranges quite a bit. I don’t judge each one on the same scale. I won’t, for instance, watch something like “The Strangers” and then try to hold “Seed of Chucky” ...
 
8.5

 
 
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31 Days Of Horror: “Gerald’s Game”

My second review in and I’m tackling yet another Stephen King adaptation. This time I watched the Netflix original “Gerald’s Game” written and directed by Mike Flanagan (Oculus, Hush) and starring Carla ...
 
7.8
 
 
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31 Days Of Horror: “It”

And so it begins. The wonderful month where we watch nothing but horror movies to review. The Oregon weather changes from sunny and warm to windy, rainy, and dark. The day’s light disappears much earlier, casting shadows ...
 
9.0
 
 
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“The Big Sick” Is A Good Test To See If Whoever You Watch It With Has A Heart

There are movies that revolve around sickness that are clearly meant to tug at the heart strings and seem to only be aiming to make you cry in the theater or in front of whoever happens to be watching it with you. While I can s...
 
8.5

 
 
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Netflix Recommendation: “Berlin Syndrome”

Clare (Teresa Palmer) is a photojournalist who has traveled to Berlin as a sort of getaway while also taking pictures of the beautiful architecture around the city. Not one to shy away from new experiences, she finds herself qu...
 
7.0
 
 
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“Dave Made A Maze” Is Refreshing and Fun

“Dave Made A Maze” is the directorial debut of Bill Watterson and the writing debut of Steven Sears, and what a debut it is. Original, fun, quirky, and smart, this is the type of movie fans of filmmaking and aspirin...
 
7.8
 
 
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“Raw” Is A Beautifully Crafted, Violent Debut From Julia Ducournau

    Justine and Alexia (Garance Marillier and Ella Rumpf) are sisters that come from a strictly vegetarian family; in the first scene of the film we see Justine getting food in a cafeteria with her parents and a piece...
 
8.0

 
 
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‘The Evil Within’ Is the Best/Worst Horror Movie Ever Made

The story behind ‘The Evil Within’ and how it got made is definitely more interesting than the film itself. A passion project for its writer and director, Andrew Getty, that took fifteen years to make, cost somewher...
 
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