Bluray Review: CARRIE (1976)

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Scream Factory over the last couple years has become a household name for horror fans and collectors of physical media. Creating “collector’s editions” of cult favorites like GINGER SNAPS and PSYCHO 2 helped build a reputation of putting out movies for the real fans who often feel ignored and spend absurds amount of money to […]

B.U.F.F. review: KILL YOUR FRIENDS

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In 1996, the British Music Industry accumulated a record number of sales. Like the Yuppies in the 80s on Wall Street, making their greed known far and wide, the music moguls of the UK during the 90s were just as slick, heartless, and dangerously ambitious. Fierce competitions erupted between the music labels, managers, and everyone […]

Review: BODY

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Good dialogue is key to a good thriller. You can inject your characters into a horrible situation, but if you don’t care, identify or even despise the characters, there’s no point in following their journey through whatever predicament they’re placed in. Thankfully, Dan Berk and Robert Olsen’s film, BODY, not only has completely solid and realistic dialogue, […]

Beyond Fright Review: THE AFTERMATH

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Drugs and alcohol can do a lot to people. I’ve seen first  hand how much destruction that falling into overuse of whatever vices one has can do to a life, and it can get quite ugly. When it comes to the subject of addiction in film though, it’s always a mixed bag, with either actors […]

Beyond Fright Review: MY LIFE DIRECTED BY NICOLAS WINDING REFN

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Danish born filmmaker Nicolas Winding Refn is one of the most exciting and diverse directors working in and outside the film industry today. A cinephile who states that Tobe Hooper’s TEXAS CHAIN SAW MASSACRE is the film that cemented his desire to one day make a picture himself, Refn’s films exude such cinematic passion with […]

Beyond Fright Review: THE TWO FACES OF JANUARY

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The art of creating a successful mystery seems to be lost on many of today’s filmmakers and their films. Instead of allowing a solid story to play out in front of you and keep you guessing, a lot of films falling into the mystery/thriller genre tend to utilize the same ol’ twists and turns we’ve […]

Review: WEREWOLF RISING

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Mention the word “werewolf”, and you automatically gain a certain amount of viewers that will take the time out of their day (or night) to watch a movie with the sometimes scary beast. The werewolf subgenre was at one time a booming one, with films like AN AMERICAN WEREWOLF IN LONDON, THE HOWLING, THE WOLFEN […]

Beyond Fright Review: AMERICAN MUSCLE

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The terms “Grindhouse” and “Exploitation” both get thrown around a tad bit too much these days. People seem to say that their film is a “throwback” to those slimy, gritty films of the ’70s, and the only thing their films have in common with those older films, is that fact that there are fake dust […]