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Podcast: 402 – VIOLATION

This week, Adam and Kevin take a look at the dark revenge thriller Violation, streaming now on Shudder. Other titles discussed include Spine of Night, I Care A Lot, Jakob's Wife, Another Round, Sound of Violence, Zack Snyder's Justice League, and Bad Trip.

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Saved by the ’90s: HBO MAX

Ken picked up an HBO Max subscription so we decided to make that our theme this month and cover four titles available now on the streaming platform including Point Break, Swingers, Blade, and Bowfinger.

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SXSW 2021: GAIA Review

With climate change becoming a more important issue on a daily basis and the world in the grips of a horrific pandemic, it seems more appropriate than ever to see the production of more eco-horror films — movies that typically feature Mother

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SXSW 2021: ALONE TOGETHER Review

No matter who you are or where you happen to live, the pandemic has profoundly affected us all in a myriad of ways, not the least of which is us being forced to isolate from one another, exacerbating people’s feelings of loneliness

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SXSW 2021: WITCH HUNT Review

Playing out like Part 1 of an ill-conceived YA series, Elle Callahan’s Witch Hunt hooks you in with its interesting premise but fails to deliver anything of substance. We’ve all seen stories like this multiple times over, from HBO’s True Blood to

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SXSW 2021: EXECUTIVE ORDER Review

Sometimes nuance and subtext are the strongest methods in reaching an audience, allowing them to organically discover the meaning behind specific themes and attributes of a film. Other times, using a proverbial sledgehammer to bash the viewer over the dome is the

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Criterion Announces June 2021 Releases

Criterion has announced their lineup for June 2021, which includes new releases of Martin Bell‘s Streetwise and Tiny: The Life of Erin Blackwell, Masaki Kobayashi’s The Human Condition, Dee ReesPariah, Samuel Fuller’s Pickup on South Street, Visions of Eight,

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Action Comedy THE PAPER TIGERS Gets a Trailer

One of the surprise highlights for me from last year’s Fantasia Festival was Tran Quoc Bao‘s The Paper Tigers, a funny and surprisingly touching action comedy about three aging martial arts prodigies who set out to find their master’s killer.

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SXSW 2021: THE SPINE OF NIGHT Gets a Teaser Trailer

Yellow Veil Pictures has released a teaser trailer for the upcoming animated dark fantasy film The Spine of Night, which is set to premiere at SXSW Online beginning next week.

The film, which is hand-rotoscoped, is written and directed by Philip

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SXSW 2021: GAIA Teaser Trailer

Ahead of its premiere at this year’s SXSW, a new teaser trailer has been released for the trippy looking horror film Gaia, which involves a park ranger who discovers a man and his son living in the forest, but also something much

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Podcast: 400 – COMING 2 AMERICA

This week, on our 400th episode(!), Adam and Kevin take a look at the much anticipated sequel, Coming 2 America, streaming now on Amazon Prime. Other titles discussed include Nomadland, Judas and the Black Messiah, A Ghost Waits, Monster Hunter, Wrong Turn, and Lucky.

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Cinequest 2021: DRIVE ALL NIGHT Trailer

A new trailer has been posted for Drive All Night, which is set to premiere virtually at this year’s Cinequest Film Festival. The film is directed by Peter Hsieh and stars Yutaka Takeuchi and Sarah Dumont.

Cinequest runs online from March 20

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SXSW 2021: Megan Park’s THE FALLOUT Gets a Teaser

A new teaser trailer has been released for the coming of age drama The Fallout, written and directed by Megan Park. The film stars Jenna Ortega, Maddie Ziegler, Niles Fitch, Will Ropp, Lumi Pollack, John Ortiz, Julie Bowen, and Shailene Woodley and