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Film Review: Out of Frame (short film) (2017)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Lost and struggling at the crossroad of his career, a controversial photographer Damien Drake must confront the sins of his past when danger returns in the guise of his former collaborator, John Godewynn. REVIEW: Directed by Joseph State Writing Credits (in alphabetical order) John Risner … (co-writer) John Risner … (story) Eric Roper … (co-writer) Joseph …

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Film Review: Cat People (1982)

Rate This MovieSYNOPSIS: “Irena Gallier, a beautiful young woman, is on the brink of sexuality. She discovers love for the first time only to find that the explosive experience brings with it tragic consequences. However, the tremendous passion of this girl’s first romantic love is so strong, it bypasses the terror around her – including her brother’s extraordinary demands – …

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Film Review: Cyrus, Mind of a Serial Killer (2010)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: A small independent news crew investigates a series of unexplained disappearances in a small Midwestern county. They find themselves interviewing a man who possesses an all too intimate knowledge of the details of “The County Line Cannibal” – Cyrus. Based on a true story REVIEW:“Cyrus: Mind of a Serial Killer” is a movie I stumbled upon …

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Film Review: Knife Edge (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Emma is a successful and (thanks to a trust fund) wealthy stockbroker who is happily married with a son. Her husband Andrew surprises her by buying a mansion in England so the family loads up and moves there. Once they arrive, Emma (who has demonstrated psychic abilities in the past) starts having disturbing visions about their …

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Film Review: Kill List (2011)

Rate This MovieSYNOPSIS: Eight months after a disastrous job in Kiev left him physically and mentally scarred, ex-soldier turned contract killer, Jay (NEIL MASKELL: RISE OF THE FOOTSOLDIER), is pressured by his partner, Gal (MICHAEL SMILEY: DOWN TERRACE), and wife Shel (MYANNA BURING: THE DESCENT), into taking a new assignment. As they descend into the dark and disturbing world of …

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Film Review: Independence Day (1996)

Rate This MovieSYNOPSIS: “On July 2nd, communications systems worldwide are sent into chaos by a strange atmospheric interference. It is soon learned by the military that a number of enormous objects are on a collision course with Earth. At first thought to be meteors, they are later revealed to be gigantic spacecraft, piloted by a mysterious alien species. After attempts …

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Film Review: Bereavement (2010)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: The horrific account of 6 year old Martin Bristol, abducted from his backyard swing and forced to witness the brutal crimes of a deranged madman REVIEW: Director Stevan Mena’s “Bereavement” is a prequel of sorts to his earlier film “Malevolence”. It tells the story of 6 year old Martin Bristol who is abducted from his own …

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Film Review: Stalker (2010)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Paula is a troubled best-selling writer overcoming a mental breakdown and having trouble finishing her second novel. Taking her agent’s advice she head out to her family home in the middle of nowhere to get her thoughts together and focus on writing without being distracted. She takes an eager young personal assistant along with her unaware …

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Film Review: Hulk VS. (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Who would win in a battle between Hulk and Wolverine? How about Hulk vs. Thor? Find out in this action-packed animated double feature, which matches up the unruly green superhero against two of the Marvel Universe’s most powerful characters. In Hulk Vs. Wolverine, Hulk goes on a rampage in the Canadian countryside, and Wolverine is sent …

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Film Review: Seventh Moon (2008)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Blair Witch co-creator Eduardo Sanchez continues to strip away his characters’ sense of ease and confidence in his third film, which captures the horrors that befall a pair of newlyweds honeymooning in China. Melissa (Amy Smart) and Yul (Tim Chiou) are enjoying the Hungry Ghost Festival immensely, but their hosts think they’re enjoying it too much. …

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Film Review: The Lost Episode (2012)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: Instead, they discover something completely unexpected and find themselves  fighting for their lives as a maniacal surgeon picks them off one at a time. REVIEW: A group of teenaged friends, or, rather, a group of actors who may only resemble teenagers obviously pretending to be friends, decide to check out the local abandoned mental asylum, known …

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Film Review: Not Forgotten (2009)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: In a Tex-Mex border town, a man and his wife must face their tortured pasts in order to save their kidnapped daughter. REVIEW: Directed by: Dror Soref Written by: Tomas Romero and Dror Soref Starring: Simon Baker, Paz Vega, Chloe Moretz, Claire Forlani, Michael DeLorenzo When one is pushed to an emotional breakdown followed by a …

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