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Film Review: Trans-Atlantic Tunnel (1935)

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SYNOPSIS: “An engineer is hired to plan and oversee the construction of a undersea tunnel between Europe and the US. However, certain interests don’t want to see the tunnel built and use every means at their disposal, including sabotage and murder, to stop its construction.” (courtesy IMDB) REVIEW: During the early thirties, German filmmakers seemed desperate to devise effective ways …

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Film Review: Bastard (2015)


SYNOPSIS: Five strangers – newlywed serial killers, a suicidal cop, and two runaways – become suspect and victim when a masked murderer makes its presence known in an isolated mountain town. (source: IMDB) REVIEW: Bastard, one of After Dark’s “8 Films to Die For” 2015, is an indie attempt at the slasher genre that tries to spice things up with …

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Film Review: Darla (short film) (2015)

Darla-short-film-Eric Connelly

SYNOPSIS: A homeless man is interrupted during his nightly routine by a familiar and chilling sound. Will he chose the right path? Will he find salvation? REVIEW: Another short film! Today we have DARLA, written and directed by Eric Connelly. Our story focuses on a nameless homeless man (Matt Fowler)browsing through the dumpsters in a back alley looking for whatever …

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Film Review: Marty (short film) (2015)


SYNOPSIS: A travelling salesman reveals himself as a psychopath when he tries to fill the void his parents left. REVIEW: Another short film, kiddies. this time we have MARTY from writer/director Gregory Fox. Our story focuses on a traveling salesman named Martin J. Donivitz (Danny Ghantous). We see him pull up to a lovely country home, pull out his sample …

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Film Review: Seiren (short film) (2015)


SYNOPSIS: Seirēn is a short film about a fashion model who after a mysterious bite, develops an infection and transforms into a vicious Siren REVIEW: Yet another short film, kids! This time we have a tasty selection from Retro Grave Productions and writer/director Kat Threlkeld called SEIREN. This is a dark fantasy, focusing on a lovely swimwear model named Abigail …

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Film Review: Grace (short film) (2015)

Grace-short-film-movie-Karen Nielsen

SYNOPSIS: A young girl, her dog and a stranger find themselves stranded together in a post apocalyptic world. REVIEW: Another short film, this time we have GRACE from writer/director Karen Nielsen. Basically, it’s after the end of the world. The nature of the the apocalypse isn’t made clear, and really doesn’t matter. A little girl named Grace (Jena Skodje) and …

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Film Review: Smashcut (2009)


SYNOPSIS: After his latest film is met with horrible reviews, Able Whitman sets out to prove the critics wrong by finding inspiration in his cast and crew. Sometimes great art requires great sacrifice- and the director always gets final cut! REVIEW: Directed by: Lee Demarbe Written by: Ian Driscoll Starring: David Hess, Sasha Grey, Jesse Buck, Michael Berryman, Herschell Gordon …

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