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  • The Worst Witch

    The Worst Witch

    Odd choice for Tim Curry's Rocky Horror Picture Show audition tape, but what a way to introduce the legendary Fairuza Balk!
    Balk is Mildred, the schoolgirl witch that messes everything up. Being the worst witch in a witch preparatory school is hard, but when it look like she should just give up Mildred discovers something amazing about herself!
    The whole thing is jaw-droppingly weird and also simply adorable. Every actor looks like they're having the time of their lives! Must…

  • Frankenweenie


    Tim Burton's first film that was also responsible for him being let go from Disney!
    A young Victor is heartbroken when his beloved dog, Sparky, is hit by a car and dies. After a science class he has an idea to bring his old pal back to life! This is the story of Frankenstein told in the most innocent way possible.
    You can see the beginnings of the Burton style in this short film and his unique way of making…

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  • The Monster

    The Monster

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    I have a lot to say.
    First, on the very surface of the the thing:
    The performances by the two lead actresses are out-Fucking-standing. The raw emotion they are both able to bring and maintain; the absolute portrait of a woman addicted and angry with herself, the face of a child desperately longing for and singularly loathing her parent, the tenuous thread of trust that they have to rely on in a critical situation. It's true that some of their…

  • Don't Breathe

    Don't Breathe

    Unpopular opinion: I did NOT like this movie.
    A home robbery gone awry COULD be a synopsis of this movie, but it would egregiously ignore the gaping holes in logic (do loud noises make blind people unable to function? Would a man keep 3 hundred thousand dollars in cash that he'd legit won in a lawsuit in some puny house safe instead of a bank? Would Chica still say no cops I want the money after her boyfriend gets murdered…