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  • Murder in the Woods

    Murder in the Woods

    ★★

    It has this sudden moments where it's really charming and funny, and they're just enough to keep you watching. Unfortunately, as a whole, the movie is fairly middle-of-the-road, in terms of slasher bonafides. Never does anything really get to the point where I ended up excited or thrilled about what I was watching.

    It's not so mediocre that I ever wanted to turn it off, but it's also not one where I'm like, "That was a decent way to spend…

  • Bloody Moon

    Bloody Moon

    ★★½

    Competent slasher violence. A lot more screaming than most, as well as so many red herrings, I basically lost track. In terms of Franco movies, though, this is mastercraft level work.

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  • Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror

    Horror Noire: A History of Black Horror

    ★★★★½

    As close to perfect a documentary as I've ever seen. It hits every point I hoped they'd make -- and more. Very timely, but also historically cognizant in a way which really shows the breadth and depth of the topic.

    Get Out maybe gets a lot more attention than other films than I might've wanted. For instance, Sugar Hill gets dismissed pretty quickly because of its negative aspects, while not ever really mentioning the positives.

    However, seeing Ken Foree and…

  • St. Agatha

    St. Agatha

    ★★★

    This movie is not subtle one fucking bit, and I am totally into it. Messily violent & absurdly hysterical, with a relentlessly obvious score which copies THE OMEN & SUSPIRIA? It's the best worst.