This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
Week 6: October 11th-17th
Video Nasty Week
All that work to keep the little brother in the story and it doesn't even fucking matter. But a scream queen who survives purely by chance is pretty great.
The creature design in this is pretty cool to see though. It's simple, but that's what makes it work.
On a short list of films that have made me cry. I don’t know why it doesn’t happen more often, I’m honestly a fairly emotional person, but this film was just so beautifully personal and chilling that I couldn’t help it. To show such an intimate, yet brutal moment, I couldn’t believe what I was seeing. Extremely hard to watch but impossible to turn away. I’m usually not the biggest fan of films that linger, but this one has been…
The 5th Annual Letterboxd Season Challenge
Week 4: September 29th-October 5th
Horrors Beyond Words Week
Essentially the original horror film. Amazing production design, basically defines German Expressionism. I just love the idea of people getting their shit rocked when this first came out. Imagine having never seen a horror film, and then this comes in and terrifies you. Obviously it doesn't hold nearly as much weight nowadays, but we must pay our respects to to the originators of the form,…