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  • The Babadook 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 31 Jul, 2014 4

    Saw this at the NZIFF last night. The single best Aussie horror film in a long while. Filled with great gothic imagery and revels in the psychological terror it creates. It works equally as a dark fairy tale. Watch closely and you'll see a number of great nods to many a great horror flick. Not a particularly fast paced film but you'll never feel it given how the characters drag you in. The muted colour tone also helps in dragging…

  • The Wild Beasts 1984

    ★★★★ Rewatched 25 Jul, 2014

    This takes the animals/nature gone wild exploitation genre to the next level! Easily my favourite animal attack film that just oozes that 80s trash feel. You will not go wrong with this! It's 90 minutes of PCP induced good times. Double it up with Cruel Jaws or The Last Shark for an amazing double. Make sure you've got plenty of booze too!

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  • Visitor Q 2001

    ★★★★ Watched 09 Nov, 2013

    Holy fuck! I need a shower!

  • Prince of Darkness 1987

    ★★★★ Rewatched 06 Apr, 2014

    Another strong John Carpenter effort that was broadly overlooked at the time of release. It is certainly a film that gets better through the number of rewatches as more is revealed to the keen eye. There are some great musings on logic and belief whilst also attacking organised religion. Very adult themes for a time when the industry was more interested in providing fodder for the teen demographic. There is so much great imagery that is well suited to the…