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Throwback Thursday Review: “Krull” (1983)

I have a shameful confession to make. Before today, I had never seen Krull. For someone who grew up obsessed with all things fantasy and sci-fi, it hurts to admit that I never watched one of the more widely celebrated films to ...
 
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Review: Netflix Original “iBoy” Is A Fun Sci-Fi Flick

I love me some Netflix Originals. Even if some end up being not good, I always enjoy the excitement of feeling that what I’m about to watch is somehow untainted. As if Netflix made a movie just for me; a film so secretive...
 
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Review: “Let’s Be Evil” Wants To Be More Than It is

Obesity, laziness, consumerism, and lack of education. According to “Let’s Be Evil”, these are things that the youth of America are facing these days and the film spends ten minutes talking about that and then...
 
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31 Days of Horror: “Event Horizon” (1997)

  Growing up, my two favorite movie genres were horror and science-fiction, and I am happy to report that this has not changed. Producing a motion picture that can effectively combine the best of both worlds can be a trick...
 
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31 Days of Horror: “Breeders” (1986)

  You know those movies, that are so bad, so ridiculous, so WTF?! that it seems like the only reason, for their existence, is to be featured on MST3K? Well… there were a lot of those, in the 80s. Hundreds, if not tho...
 
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Review: “The Mind’s Eye” is a fun as hell throwback to the sci-fi/horror films of the 80s!

A lot of the best movies to come out of the indie horror scene, over the last few years, have been fun homages, to the sci-fi/horror films of the 80s. One of my absolute favorite films last year, “Turbo Kid”, was a ...
 
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Review: “Pandemic” Brings A Video Game Experience To the Big Screen

Whether you like it or not, found footage is not going away. Once it was introduced, Hollywood found they can make movies at half the price while still bringing in big dollars at the box office. Fortunately for us, there are mo...
 
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Throwback Thursday Review of “The Faculty” (1998)

Written by: Kevin Williamson Directed by: Robert Rodriguez Starring: Elijah Wood, Jordana Brewster, Clea DuVall, Josh Hartnett, Laura Harris, Shawn Hatosy, Salma Hayek, Famke Janssen, Piper Laurie, Bebe Neuwirth, Robert Patrick...
 
 
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“400 Days” is a movie of a hundred plot holes and one horrible ending

Written and directed by: Matt Osterman Starring: Brandon Routh, Dane Cook, Caity Lotz, Ben Feldman, and Tom Cavanagh The premise for writer/director Matt Osterman’s film “400 Days” is an interesting one. Four ...
 

 
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Ex Machina – A mind-blowing directorial debut

Written and directed by: Alex Garland Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander, and Oscar Isaac If you are a fan of film, you almost certainly know who Alex Garland is. His incredible novel “The Beach” was adapte...