Raatma is praxis.
Thoughts on individual segments as follows:
Wraparound: Vicious Circles (dir. Marcel Sarmiento) ⭐⭐⭐1/2
Gives this film a distinctly different feel to the first two - whilst still being very much a successor. Sure, it's confusing, chaotic, and not all of the wild loose ends are tied back up... but the massive scale of its implications still gets through. Also, it answers my question of how a VHS can go 'viral'! And I'm not talking about the tape getting vinegar syndrome.…
Finishing up the beloved Scream saga of meta-slasher flicks, I return to the franchise with Wes Craven's final film, Scream 4. And boy, this is truly how you end a slasher franchise.
Scream 4 is the finale this series deserves. This time tackling the codes and conventions of slasher movie remakes and horror in the post-9/11 world, Scream 4 is arguably as witty a film as the first one, albeit the fact that the first will always be my favourite.…
"Bad luck isn't brought by broken mirrors, but by broken minds."
It's been a tough week. My college A-level exams are coming up and I've pretty much been spending my time revising mostly. In addition to that, I'm helping out with one hell of a research project on every horror movie ever for a friend, and it is taking forever. Needless to say, I'm a little overworked. However, my girlfriend is home, and I finally have an excuse to just…