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Film Review: Undead (2003)

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When an intense meteor shower covers the countryside, it spreads an incurable infection among the people of a peaceful fishing town, transforming them into flesh-eating zombies. Running for her life, a local girl named Rene finds refuge in an isolated farmhouse, where she meets four others who survived the disaster. Together, they fend off the walking dead and learn the truth about those they’re fighting.

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Film Review: Twilight (2008)

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Based on Stephenie Meyer’s best-selling novel, Twilight follows the saga of Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart), who moves to a small town to live with her father. At school, she meets Edward Cullen (Robert Pattinson), a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite his cautions, Bella falls in love with Edward, which endangers her life when a coven of bloodsuckers arrives to challenge Edward and … Continue reading

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Film Review: Trapped Ashes (2006)

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Trapped in a house of horror, seven people discover that the only way they’ll get out alive is to tell their scariest stories, setting the stage for five tales from directors Ken Russell, Sean S. Cunningham, Joe Dante, Monte Hellman and John Gaeta. This anthology includes spine-tingling tales of sexy succubi, possessed breast implants, nightmarish dream hauntings and more. Jayce Bartok, Lara Harris and Henry Gibson star.

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Film Review: Transylmania (2009)

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Spoof horror in which a group of college kids do a semester abroad in Romania and realize that if the partying doesn’t kill them, the vampires just might!

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Directed by David Hillenbrand and Scott Hillenbrand, the creators of “Dorm Daze” and National Lampoon’s “Dorm Daze 2″ is a spanking new horror comedy right out of the vampire craze box. This spoof takes a traditional college humor approach and applies … Continue reading

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Film Review: End of the World – 2012 – Box set

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End of the World – 2012 Apocalyptic Prophecies and Inexplicable Phenomena

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Browsing thru this huge collection, your gonna learn a thing or 2 about the 2012 legend. With so many books and programs dedicated to this prophesied historical date for massive change, the amount of information that has come forward is almost overwhelming. Let this set provide a proof of that with a collection of “end of the world” … Continue reading

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Film Review: Flush! (short film) (2011)

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“A small seed will transform with a small amount of water and grow into something extraordinary… but for only one dollar, does it really works??!”

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Sometimes great things come in small packages! Never was that more true under the packaging of a small but effective short film sporting the name of “Flush!”. The concept is simple, and really all that the film needs. We open upon some obvious carnage … Continue reading

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Film Review: Bonbons Rougues (short film) (2010)

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On Halloween night, the rules are simple. House lights bring the kids to get candy. But, when it gets late and really dark, the rules change…

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Everyone needs a good Halloween tale. This 45 minute film attempts to capture a bit of that flavor. It seems the writers have a pretty good idea of what Halloween means to them. If not, they surely have a good collection of memorabilia … Continue reading

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Film Review: Sanctum (2011)

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The 3-D action-thriller Sanctum follows a team of underwater cave divers on a treacherous expedition to the largest, most beautiful and least accessible cave system on Earth. When a tropical storm forces them deep into the caverns, they must fight raging water, deadly terrain and creeping panic as they search for an unknown escape route to the sea. Master diver Frank McGuire has explored the South Pacific’s Esa-ala Caves for … Continue reading

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Film Review: X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)

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This action-packed prequel to the popular X-Men films explores Marvel Comics character Wolverine’s (Hugh Jackman) past and the events that influenced the mutant before the Weapon X program bonded his skeleton with the powerfully strong metal alloy adamantium. After the death of his girlfriend, Wolverine seeks vengeance against supervillain Victor Creed (Liev Schreiber). Ryan Reynolds, Danny Huston and Lynn Collins co-star.

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Film Review: The Horsemen (2009)

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Aidan Breslin is a bitter detective emotionally distanced from his two young sons following the untimely death of his devoted wife. While investigating a series of murders of rare violence, he discovers a terrifying link between himself and the suspects in a chain of murders that seem to be based on the Biblical prophecies concerning the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: War, Famine, Pestilence, and Death

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Film Review: The Descent – Part 2 (2009)

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Distraught, confused, and half-wild with fear, Sarah Carter emerges alone from the Appalachian cave system where she encountered unspeakable terrors. Unable to plausibly explain to the authorities what happened – or why she’s covered in her friends’ blood – Sarah is forced back to the subterranean depths to help locate her five missing companions. As the rescue party drives deeper into uncharted caverns, nightmarish visions of the recent past begin … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Death Factory Bloodletting (2008)

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“Death Factory: Bloodletting” (‘Saw’ meets ‘Grindhouse’) is a horror film about a group of online deviants who are invited to an abandoned factory to witness a “bloodletting”, an event displaying the torture and murder of an innocent person. Once inside, they soon realize that they have been lured into a trap by a self-righteous madman who uses the factory and its bloodthirsty inhabitant as his own personal version of Hell
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Film Review: The Dead Outside (2008)

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A neurological pandemic has consumed the population. Drug-resistance has mutated the virus into a ravaging psychological plague, rendering the ‘the dying’ desperate, paranoid and violent. Two survivors come together on an isolated farmhouse in desperate circumstances- April, a young mysterious girl with a dark past has survived alone for months, and Daniel, a man desperate and bereaved, clings desperately onto hope in the outside world. When a mysterious stranger turns … Continue reading

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Film Review: The 7th Hunt (2008)

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The five victims of the 7th Hunt never knew they were being watched. Files were being built on them, on the eligibility. to die. For the gothic Callie, her deaf sister Ariel, computer nerd Chris, popular girl Sarah, and the bitter misogynist Ricky, their evening plans are about to be re-written. They are kidnapped and taken to an abandoned military training school, surrounded by dense woodlands. Each victim wakes to … Continue reading

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Film Review: Jessicka Rabid (2008)

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A dysfunctional family, the Hoffman’s have been living their lives in a veil of secrecy. Incest, rape are a part of their every day lives. A product of which, is Jessicka. After years of nameless abuse of her family and neighbors, Jessicka has been reduced to something less than human. She’s more of a family pet than she is a true member of the family. Jessicka is the tragic character … Continue reading

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Film Review: Kill Theory (2009)

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A group of college students visit a secluded vacation home to celebrate their upcoming graduation. The fun doesn’t last long when a sadistic psychopath forces them to participate in his deadly contest. The rules are simple — in order to survive they must kill each other. As tension builds, and relationships begin to crumble, they realize that only one can make it out alive. Could you trust your boyfriend? Your … Continue reading

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Film Review: Killer Movie (2009)

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It’s lights, camera and very deadly action for reality-show director Jake Tanner (Paul Wesley), his starlet Blanca Champion (Kaley Cuoco) and the rest of the crew when they become stranded in an isolated Northern town where a killer is on the loose. As the gang starts dropping dead one by one, suspicions flair in this sexy, fun thrill ride, which also stars Gloria Votsis, Al Santos, Jason London and Leighton … Continue reading

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Film Review: Karla (2006)

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Director Joel Bender’s disquieting psychological drama stars Misha Collins as Paul Bernardo and Laura Prepon as Karla Homolka, a notorious husband-and-wife team who abducts, sexually abuses and kills three young women. Unfolding from Karla’s point of view, the film — based on a true story — explores whether she was a willing accomplice to the crimes or merely a victim of Paul’s influence. The supporting cast includes Tess Harper.

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Film Review: Kalifornia (1993)

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Researching a book on serial killings, writer Brian Kessler (David Duchovny) and his girlfriend, Carrie Laughlin (Michelle Forbes), travel cross-country to the murder sites. Hitchhikers Earlye Grace (Brad Pitt), out on parole, and Adele Corners (Juliette Lewis) offer to share expenses for the trip, but Brian doesn’t realize just how close he is to the topic of his book — even as bodies pile up behind them and Earlye’s landlord … Continue reading

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Film Review: Junction (2008)

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Michaela, a lost and lonely young woman, gets a mysterious message from the father she never knew, sending her on a journey to discover twisted family secrets. As she uncovers each piece of the puzzle, she descends even deeper into their warped world of pilgrims and pyromania. Dragged out to the desert, and pushed to the very edge, Michaela is forced to make a choice: preserve the delicate web that … Continue reading

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Film Review: River of Dakness (2010)

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Logan is the sheriff of a sleepy little town with a dark past. Thirty years ago a girl was raped and in a regretful case of small town vigilante justice three brothers were unjustly accused of and murdered for the crime. Now they are back to exact their revenge on the perpetrators and their descendants and Logan must try to stop their thirst for vengeance.

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Kurt Angle, the sports … Continue reading

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