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Kate Neary

I am playing devil's advocate. I am online very late at night. I enjoy writing, drawing, thinking and tabletop games. Caution: I cheat at monopoly. Find me on Twitter @cthinema

Film Review: Reptilicus (1961)

SYNOPSIS: After copper miners discover part of the frozen tail of a prehistoric monster in Lapland, scientists inadvertently bring it back to life. REVIEW: The film begins with a group of engineers prospecting for copper in Lapland. There, as they are drilling, they happen upon the frozen remains of an as yet undiscovered prehistoric ‘dinosaur’. (I use the term loosely.) …

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Film Review: Blood Punch (2014)

SYNOPSIS: A young man is lured into a dangerous love triangle that begins to take a series of shocking and grisly supernatural turns. REVIEW: Blood Punch follows Milton (Milo Cawthorne), a brilliant chemistry student who, before his campus meth lab was discovered by police, was on the verge of graduating with a college degree. During his time in a court-mandated …

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Film Review: Clinger (2015)

SYNOPSIS: When her possessive high school boyfriend dies in a gruesome accident, Fern Petersen’s life is thrown into turmoil. Things go from bad to worse when he returns as a love-sick ghost to kill her so they can be together for eternity. REVIEW: Clinger stars Fern Peterson (Jennifer Laporte) who, in her senior year of high school, is hoping to …

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Film Review: Pod (2015)

SYNOPSIS: A family intervention goes horrifically awry within the snowy confines of an isolated lake house. REVIEW: Mickey Keating’s Pod opens in a snowy woodland; there, we see Martin (played by Brian Morvant), who walks between the trees, gun in hand and dog at his heel. Things go awry, however, when his dog runs off, only to be found in …

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Film Review: Poltergeist Activity (2015)

SYNOPSIS: A father and daughter encounter unexplainable occurrences and frightening visions in their new home. REVIEW: The of Poltergeist Activity follows David Prescott (Lee Bane) who, a year after the death of his wife, moves with his teenage daughter, Katherine (Natalie Martins), a keen photographer, to a century-old house in the Welsh countryside. Straight away, things seem a little strange …

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Film Review: Troma’s War (1988)

SYNOPSIS: A small group of typical Tromaville citizens find themselves in the path of a terrorist army controlled by the power elite. The freedom of Tromaville and the world is at stake! Troma’s War creates new kinds of heroes. A used car salesman, a handsome environmentalist, an obese junk-food gourmand, a seventy-year-old housewife, some sensational young women, a year old …

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