VOD Review: Mama.
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VOD Review: Mama. IT director Andres Muschietti turned his short horror film Mamá into a feature.  It mostly works. Under the aegis of Guilermo del Toro, Andres and Barabara Muschietti got the opportunity to expand …
VOD Review: Southbound.
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VOD Review: Southbound. This smart horror anthology blends five stylish shorts into a hellaciously good trip. Southbound had been on my radar ever since I reviewed the trailer a few years back.  I love anthology …
VOD Review: Peterloo.
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VOD Review: Peterloo. Amazon Studio’s historical drama packs a working-class punch, but lacks an engaging lead to center the story. Oscar nominated director Mike Leigh is well known across the pond for his striking depictions …
VOD Triple Play: Godzilla (Netflix).
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VOD Triple Play: Godzilla (Netflix). Netflix’s trilogy reinvents Godzilla in interesting ways, deftly re-purposing decades of monsters and lore. Toho’s big green kaiju has been around for almost seventy years, and in that time he’s …
VOD Review: The Perfection.
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VOD Review: The Perfection. The Perfection is grindhouse revenge porn with all the style and subtlety of a meat cleaver. Netflix’s latest horror flick falls into the trap of thinking itself more clever than it …
VOD Review: Triple Threat.
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VOD Review: Triple Threat. Triple Threat is a throwback 80’s style action flick that entertains, not innovates. It’s been a while since we had some martial arts action around here.  With the genre being dominated …
VOD Review: A Dark Song.
Horror
VOD Review: A Dark Song. This occult horror film from Ireland is a powerful slow burn experience. Continuing our look at Irish cinema, I opted to check out a more recent example of the craft.  …
VOD Review: Polar.
Movie Reviews
VOD Review: Polar. Mads Mikkelsen is wasted in a fatuous assassin flick based on much worthier source material.  That makes me Mads! Where to begin with the train wreck that is Polar?  Polar adapts a …