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Film Review: Strigoi (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Vlad investigates a mysterious death in his grandfather’s village that raises questions about land ownership in the community. The trail points to ex-communist Consantin Tirescu and his wife, but when Vlad confronts them, he discovers that the richest landowners in the village have become real bloodsuckers. Strigoi is a vampire movie that defies categorization. Shedding a …

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Film Review: The Storm Warriors (aka Fung Wan) (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China. REVIEW: Wow, it looks like the Asian films are really taking an example from successful american-made movies. Or was it the other way around? In any case, The Storm Warriors really brings a sense of the crazy character-based retro style from …

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Film Review: Elsewhere (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Small-town life goes topsy-turvy when young girls start disappearing out of thin air. But things get uncomfortably personal when Sarah (Anna Kendrick) learns that her best friend, Jillian (Tania Raymonde), has joined the ranks of the missing. The trouble is, only cryptic clues remain: Jillian’s diary, a puzzling message that was sent from her cell phone …

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Film Review: FearMakers (2008)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: A terrified man runs down a street, followed by something hidden in the darkness. He slams the door to his home, believing his is safe – but doors can’t keep this horror out. A ghoulish apparition suddenly appears, killing him in a most horrific way Sammy and Tom are paranormal investigators, trying to solve a case …

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Film Review: The Dunwich Horror (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: An adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s works, “Dunwich Horror” tells the story of Wilbur Whateley (Jeffery Combs of Re-Animator, The Frighteners) and his sinister quest to procure a copy of the Necronomicon, an ancient, diabolical manuscript that will help him open a doorway to a dimension inhabited by unspeakable creatures known as the ‘Old Ones.’ Driven by …

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Film Review: Flesh Eater (Zombie Nosh , Revenge of the Living Dead) (1988)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Some college kids are caught in the crosshairs of an accidentally released zombie who looks strangely like the cemetery zombie from Night of the Living Dead. Can they survive the night alone in the countryside and what kind of chaos will follow the survivors as they venture into town looking for refuge? REVIEW: I love Bill …

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Film Review: Hunger (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Hunger is a dark exploration into the breakdown of humanity. How far would you go to survive in the most extreme of circumstances? Five strangers awaken to find themselves trapped in an underground dungeon. They soon realize they are the subjects of one man’s sadistic experiment to test the depths of a human being’s will to …

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Film Review: Thirst (2008)

Rate This MovieSYNOPSIS: Noelle (Lacey Chabert) and Bryan (Tygh Runyan) join their friends Atheria (Mercedes McNab) and Tyson (Brandon Quinn) on a working vacation trip to the desert for a photo shoot. Miles from civilization without any cell reception or way to reach help, they crash their vehicle into a deep ditch finding themselves injured and stranded in the wild. …

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Film Review: Finale (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: A family descends into a vortex of denial and paranoia after the death of the oldest son. Though labeled a suicide, the bizarre circumstances lead the mother, Helen, to believe there are darker forces at work. Black paint was thrown over everything reflective in the son’s decrepit Victorian house, an explosive trap set in his bedroom …

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