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Beyond Fest 2019: IN SEARCH OF DARKNESS Review

If you’re looking to expand your knowledge of ’80s horror, looking for some good recommendations, or just wanting to feel nostalgic, this documentary has you covered, and it will certainly be one I revisit again in the future.

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Grimmfest 2019: 1BR Review

1BR is a great concept held back by the mishandling of its characters, but it still manages to deliver a worthwhile thriller that is both engrossing and, at times, unsettling. 

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WRINKLES THE CLOWN Review

Wrinkles The Clown is an entertaining documentary that explores both a wildly successful social experiment and the reasons behind its universal fascination.

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HELLBOUND: HELLRAISER 2 Arrow Blu-ray Review

Arrow has once again outdone themselves with these two releases, and although it would have been nice to have more involvement from Ashley Laurence and Clive Barker, both Blu-rays are must-haves for the discerning horror fan who still loves physical media.

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HARPOON Review

Harpoon is a surprisingly refreshing film; with its smart script and devilishly dark story, it’s far more substantive than what you might come to expect from a typical containment thriller.

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MEMORY: THE ORIGINS OF ALIEN Review

For die-hard fans of the series, this may prove to be a bit of a disappointment, as there are no big revelations here, just a rehash of facts that many folks already know with a glossy coat of paint. 

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VIFF 2019: MURMUR Review

Heather Young's MURMUR is a compassionate portrait, full of warmth, of a woman struggling with addiction with the help of an elderly dog.