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by Monterey Jack
Fri Oct 20, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

Re: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017

- 1922 (2017): https://media.gq.com/photos/59c93443fb4c356a078cbdeb/3:2/w_560/1922-trailer-netflix.jpg Mournful adaptation of the Stephen King novella (from his collection Full Dark, No Stars ) features Thomas Jane as a farmer trapped in a loveless marriage to a money-obsessed wife (Molly Parker), w...
by Monterey Jack
Thu Oct 19, 2017 9:41 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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- Pulse (1988): 3/10 http://3.bp.blogspot.com/--Aw-sKHW8YU/UItkPOtJXeI/AAAAAAAAa64/79T5Jtk8dXc/s1600/pulse02.jpg Deathly-dull thriller about a young boy (an Oliver & Company -era Joey Lawrence) who moves in with his Dad (Cliff De Young) and his new wife (Roxanne Hart), only to find out that the hous...
by Monterey Jack
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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- Phantasm (1979): 5/10 http://horrornews.net/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Phantasm-1979-movie-Don-Coscarelli-11.jpg What the HELL did I just watch?! Stylish, moderately eerie, and a complete narrative mess, 1979’s Phantasm is a film that’s all-but-impossible to review. It’s like a David Lynch slasher...
by Monterey Jack
Wed Oct 18, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

Re: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017

BURNT OFFERINGS.....ewwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww......have had a phobia with that one since I was a kid! It's a really effective, creepy movie, and one I'm glad I blind-bought in a recent Kino BOGO sale. Great cast, eerie setting, and good score. I'll definitely return to it again next year. I'm going throug...
by Monterey Jack
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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- Frankenweenie (2012): 9/10 http://www.twincities.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/20121002__121005m-franken-bw.jpg Charming stop-motion expansion of Tim Burton's 1984 short is beautifully-animated, cleverly designed and filled with new twists on the material, including numerous other resurrected hou...
by Monterey Jack
Tue Oct 17, 2017 10:10 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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Anyone for cake…? - Happy Death Day (2017): 7.5/10 https://static.highsnobiety.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/16125948/happy-death-day-trailer-one-00.jpg - Happy Birthday To Me (1981): 7.5/10 https://riversofgrue.files.wordpress.com/2014/03/happy-birthday-to-me-1981-eye.jpg A pair of birthday treats...
by Monterey Jack
Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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- The House Of The Devil (2009): 9/10 https://cdn.someecards.com/posts/house-of-the-devil-1-e1351468476895-Uhj4.jpg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F913LrBAMSg Terrific, pitch-perfect throwback to early-80’s horror cinema about a young college student named Samantha (Jocelyn Donohue, an eerie ringer...
by Monterey Jack
Mon Oct 16, 2017 10:52 am
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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- The Babysitter (2017): 5/10 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CfiVFzYXIAA4Y1c.jpg Fitfully amusing horror/comedy about a meek 12-year-old named Cole (Judah Lewis), whose crazy-hot babysitter, Bee (Hugo Weaving’s niece, Samantha Weaving, who shares her uncle’s penetrating gaze and impressive eyebrows), i...
by Monterey Jack
Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:22 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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A pair of Zombie love triangles formed today’s twofer… - Burying The Ex (2015): 6.5/10 https://i0.wp.com/zombieresearchsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/BurytheEx_header.jpg?fit=620%2C290 A young man named Max (the late Anton Yelchin) – who works at a horror-theme memorabilia shop -- loses his ...
by Monterey Jack
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
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Views: 458

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Things that are stranger than Stranger Things on tonight’s twofer (with special guest viewer the Nephew!). - Beetlejuice (1988): 8.5/10 http://images.hellogiggles.com/uploads/2015/08/11/Beetlejuice-Winona-Ryder.jpg Tim Burton’s second feature is still one of his funniest pure comedies, a hellzapoppi...
by Monterey Jack
Fri Oct 13, 2017 10:06 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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Eat one now / save one for later… - Twins Of Evil (1971): 7.5/10 https://kultguyskeep.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/twins-of-evil04.jpg - Let Me In (2010): 9/10 http://ksassets.timeincuk.net/wp/uploads/sites/55/2010/11/LetMeInPR291010.jpg Late-period Hammer vampire chills from their waning days in the...
by Monterey Jack
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:22 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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It’s the 80’s / so do a lotta Coke / and vote for Ron-ald Rea-gan! 8) - Of Unknown Origin (1983): 2.5/10 https://moviesfilmsandflix.files.wordpress.com/2013/02/ofunknownoriginteaser.jpg?w=480&h=272 A pre- Robocop Peter Weller is driven to obsessive madness dealing with an unruly rat in his New York ...
by Monterey Jack
Thu Oct 12, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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As far as the score, I don't think Coma gets enough credit for having one of the most interesting spotting decisions I've ever come across. There is absolutely no scoring in the first half of the film -- not even a main title. But the second half of the movie is densely scored. An usual, offbeat ch...
by Monterey Jack
Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:09 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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AndyDursin wrote:
Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:06 pm
I liked her but thought that film absolutely stank. Final Destination leftovers with few takers interested.
Joey King is a very talented young actress, so sad to see her wasted in dreck like this.
by Monterey Jack
Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:01 pm
Forum: Theatrical, Blu-Ray & DVD Discussion
Topic: Halloween Horror Marathon 2017
Replies: 63
Views: 458

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- Wish Upon (2017): 3/10 https://pixel.nymag.com/imgs/daily/vulture/2017/07/11/11-wish-upon.w710.h473.jpg A down-on-her-luck teenage girl (Joey King) receives a mysterious box festooned with Chinese symbols from her dumpster-diving Dad (Ryan Phillippe), and discovers that it grants her every wish…bu...