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  • The Exorcism of Emily Rose

    The Exorcism of Emily Rose


    It's usually a given in supernatural horror, especially where exorcism is concerned, that unearthly powers exist. Within fiction this doesn't tend to create any problems since an audience can usually separate fantasy from reality.
    But when you try to tinge it with a supposed basis in reality (in this case taking inspiration from a real life case and declaring yourself "based on a true story"), then we're gonna have some ethics issues.
    I know little-to-nothing about the real-life case of…

  • Children of the Corn

    Children of the Corn


    Enjoyably cheesy, mostly cause it seems like those involved really weren't taking this seriously.

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  • Long Live the Royals

    Long Live the Royals


    Back when it premiered, Long Live the Royals had the unfortunate distinction of following up Over the Garden Wall as CN's next cartoon miniseries. While admittedly any comparison between the two would be unfair for a number of reasons, when all is said done OtGW lent itself to the miniseries format, while LLtR did not. Instead it feels stuck somewhere between a failed pilot and a greenlit series. Still plenty enjoyable in its own right, and had it been given…

  • Mercy Rule

    Mercy Rule


    So many shit-eating grins, you'll swear you were watching Salo instead