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Trailer Talk: The Void, an unfinished Lovecraftian horror labor of love that needs your help

So, there’s a new concept trailer for a horror movie that is so fresh you won’t even find it on IMDB yet from the writer/director team Steven Kostanski and Jeremy Gillespie, the guys who made… 175 more words

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A certified bro’s perspective on Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

WARNING:  If you liked this movie or the book, you will probably be offended by this review.  There, I said it.

         

Don’t be curious.  The movie isn’t worth it.

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The Best Fights of Film Part 3: Bowfinger and the Fake Purse Ninjas

       And the award for most random looking warlord goes to….

Bowfinger (1999) was neither an action film nor anything to be taken seriously.  However, the featured martial arts in the featured fight scene are second to none. 

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15 Images for 15 Years of Horror: Part 1: some of the greatest, goriest, most shocking and most memorably defining moments in horror since 2000

Greetings, horrorounds!  We spend so much of our time complaining about re-used, recycled, unoriginal, tired out horror tropes and stories and stale archetypal horror character roles presented by actors that can’t act, directors who can rarely direct, and budgets that don’t get us anywhere.  888 more words

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John's Horror Corner presents Strong Opinions: on the Poltergeist (2015) remake, a second opinion now that we have producer Sam Raimi and a trailer to comfort us

Two rather related horror franchises have recently been gaining traction in the movie rumor mills: Poltergeist and Paranormal Activity.  Now, Poltergeist (1982) and Poltergeist II… 1,428 more words

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John's Horror Corner: The ABCs of Death 2 (2014), and a guide to its short films and directors.

MY CALL:  Only die hard gore and horror anthology fans should even consider this schizophrenic mix of wildly inane short films.  Overall this is nothing special.  1,131 more words

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