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  • Turkey Shoot

    Turkey Shoot

    ★★

    KILL #27 of CINEMONSTER's Hoop-tober 7.0.

    My Evil Master List and other Reviews can be found here:
    Slappy McGee's Hoop-tober 7.0 List.

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    "Revolution begins with the misfits..."

    Someone got mad at Olivia Hussey's career and banished her to this work farm where rich folks hunt down the workers thus killing their careers.

    Oh... and there's a wolfman.

    Why?

    Uhhhhh.... DON'T ASK WHY!!!... just go with the flow, dude.

    The wolfman is under the employ/ownership of one of the rich…

  • Scanners III: The Takeover

    Scanners III: The Takeover

    ★½

    Well... it ain't a SCANNERS movie until somebody's head explodes.

    So they make the Villain Scanner a lady this time around. Apparently, the filmmakers were very proud of this, and since the actress was the director's wife then all the better.

    Unfortunately, they failed to consider that maybe, just MAYBE, they should have tried to come up with an original plot device besides the tired Good Scanner vs. Bad Scanner device that was used in both of the previous films.…

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  • The Beyond

    The Beyond

    ★★★★½

    KILL #24 of CINEMONSTER's Hoop-tober 7.0.

    My Evil Master List and other Reviews can be found here:
    Slappy McGee's Hoop-tober 7.0 List.

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    Man, I loved this GORY CLASSIC of a flick.
    (I now understand the hype around it and its cult status)

    Fulci do love himself so gore.
    So many eyeballs on the loose... in the literal sense.

    And some zombie action as well.
    And by "some", I mean a shit-load!

    I love the gritty practical makeup effects as…

  • Scanners

    Scanners

    ★★★½

    KILL #20 of CINEMONSTER's Hoop-tober 7.0.

    My Evil Master List and other Reviews can be found here:
    Slappy McGee's Hoop-tober 7.0 List.

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    Yeah. He blowed up REEEEEAL good!

    Cronenberg's early horror classic about secret telepathic people (called "scanners") who are being searched out for various reasons - most of which are pretty nefarious.

    It's a pretty taut thriller that sags in the middle a small bit, maybe some better tension there would have helped or perhaps some more judicious…