Tag Archives: HORROR

Review: “It” (2017)

It’s safe to say that “IT” has earned a fevered anticipation (including a record breaking teaser trailer) not felt in the horror genre for many years; while nostalgia is a potent reason for the excitement, a whole new generation has the opportunity to face its fear…but will they enjoy it like fresh popcorn at the […]

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Review: ‘It’ (2017) – Even the Losers Get Lucky Sometimes

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The newest adaptation of Stephen King’s seminal 1986 novel ‘It’ is a remarkable achievement. This film never forgets what makes this story special: the loveable losers at its center. It is joyful and laugh-out-loud funny and never becomes too dour. Set in the King-invented town of Derry, Maine in the summer of 1989 this is a […]

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Annabelle: Creation (2017) Review

Annabelle: Creation Directed by David F. Sandberg http://annabellemovie.com/ Director David F. Sandberg, best known for the equally low budget but highly profitable hit “Lights Out” takes over for the second in the series of the demonic doll whose cameo in “The Conjuring” has become a full blown phenomenon.

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Wish Upon (2017) Review

  Wish Upon Directed by John Leonetti www.wishuponmovie.com Genre fans wishing for a horror hallmark such as “Get Out” and “It Comes At Night” will likely be disappointed but while “Wish Upon” is not particularly frightening, it is intentionally funny, occasionally nerve wracking and most importantly, genuinely fun. Director John Leonetti who previously helmed “Annabelle,” […]

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‘Get Out’ – Secrets, Easter eggs and References from Jordan Peele’s Commentary

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  We are currently halfway through 2017 and ‘Get Out’ is still my favorite film of the year. It has remained consistently fascinating and re-watchable. I saw it four times in theaters. I love it. Judging from the 99% fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes and the massive box office for its budget, I don’t think […]

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