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  • Bloody Birthday 1981

    ★★½ Watched 07 Jul, 2014 1

    This film solidified my hatred for children

  • The Manson Family 2003

    ★★★ Rewatched 21 Jun, 2014

    A fantastic and surreal take on the cult of The Manson Family. It does a fantastic job on mixing exploitation with faux documentary film making. I love anything with satanic, cult and ritualistic overtones and this really hits the spot for me. It's made all the more unnerving knowing there is some truth in this art! The film is most effective with the talking heads and flashback scenes. The TV crew and the cult really feel tacked on but work in some minor respects. The low budget gore effects are superb. Best of all it holds up well on replay

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  • Visitor Q 2001

    ★★★★ Watched 09 Nov, 2013

    Holy fuck! I need a shower!

  • Grave of the Fireflies 1988

    ★★★★ Watched 01 Jul, 2014 1

    I wouldn't consider myself a anime fan at all but this is just superb film making. Even with one viewing that is easy to see. A harrowing experience where both the eastern and western interpretations both have interesting themes and messages. Sombre yet beautiful. A great place to start with Studio Ghibli output