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Film Review: Frogs (1972)

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SYNOPSIS: A group of hapless victims is invited to an island estate crawling with evil frogs. REVIEW: One of the most important things on Earth is nature. Without nature, we would have no chance of survival. We rely upon nature to live. As a species, we began as hunter-gatherers. We hunted the animals and gathered the plants. We breathe in ...

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Film Review: Hack Job (short film) (2015)

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SYNOPSIS: A cyber/slasher horror short starring the very talented Emmanuel Skretas as Michael, a reclusive hacker who experiences a downward spiral of bad luck created by a wealthy and established hacker named Bava (my father, Wayne McPhee).Β But the β€œhack off” that ensues is the least of Michael’s worries, when a third party crashes the competition, leaving viewers with a sense ...

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Film Review: Auschwitz (2011)

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  SYNOPSIS: Controversial director Uwe Boll depicts the harsh reality of the process inside one of the most infamous Nazi death camps by using brutally realistic imagery. Book-ended by documentary footage as well as interviews with German teenagers about what they know about the Holocaust, Boll effectively shows us just how depraved and sadistic life in the camp could be. ...

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Film Review: Stump the Band (2008)

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SYNOPSIS: A sexy all-female rock band makes an unexpectedly horrifying detour when their bus breaks down in the middle of Wisconsin, where a group of backwoods ax murderers are taking foot fetishism to deadly extremes. Rock, gore and an unhealthy sense of humor combine with surprising results in this low-budget cult-horror extravaganza, which won Best Horror Feature at the 2007 ...

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Film Review: Devil’s Tomb (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: A team of mercenaries under the command of hard-charging war veteran Mack (Gooding Jr.), are contracted by a mysterious CIA operative named Elissa (Cruz) to rescue a scientist (Perlman) working on an archeological discovery deep under the Middle Eastern desert. With the help of a mysterious priest (Rollins), Mack and his team soon discover the true secret of what ...

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Film Review: The Nest (1988)

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SYNOPSIS: Horrifying shocker as a biological experiment goes haywire when meat-eating mutant roaches invade an island community, terrorizing a peaceful New England fishing village and hideously butchering its citizens. REVIEW: When it comes to movies having a β€œgross out factor,” few films can hold their own against those that feature c**kroaches. While all types of insects have been shown throughout ...

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Film Review: Bloodlust Zombies (2011)

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SYNOPSIS: A military weapons manufacturer creates a chemical weapon that causes victims to become blood-lusting killers. A lab accident causes the building to go into lock-down and the employees are trapped inside with the crazed killers. REVIEW: There are so many zombie films these days that it is almost impossible to distinguish what is good and what is bad. Zombie ...

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