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  • Eden Lake

    Eden Lake

    ★★★★

    My rewatch of EDEN LAKE was for my kiddos. We've been travelling through the horror genre. When I say travelling, what I mean is a SERIOUS deep dive. Lately they've asked for something a little more intense. I remembered liking EDEN LAKE, so decided to throw a curve ball to them,

    On the surface, EDEN LAKE seems like a run-of-the-mill horror entry. A couple heads out to a remote lake for a romantic getaway. A group of teenage hooligans are…

  • Making Montgomery Clift

    Making Montgomery Clift

    ★★

    I came into this documentary with no real expectations. I know who Montgomery Clift (or Monty, as those close to him say) is and have very passive knowledge of the controversies surrounding his life or career. Up front, directors Robert Anderson Clift (Monty’s youngest nephew) and Hillary Demmon started filling in these gaps for me. Photos, video footage, interviews and recorded conversations paint the picture of a true Hollywood rebel – a man who perfected his craft playing by his…

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  • Halloween III: Season of the Witch

    Halloween III: Season of the Witch

    ★★★½

    I know this movie has a bad reputation, but it needs another look by those who have snubbed this Myers-less entry. Scream Factory presents us with a fine widescreen transfer and great sound to give people a fairly inexpensive purchase for October 31st. Erase Michael Myers for your memory for 98 minutes. See the movie as a scary Halloween story and not as “that one Halloween that doesn’t count.”

  • Annihilation

    Annihilation

    ★★★★½

    If I ever find a huge butthole inside of a lighthouse, I promise to not climb inside.