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  • Clinical

    Clinical

    ★★

    From the director of The Diabolical comes...most of the same shit. But without the sci-fi mumbo jumbo. It's a film that yet again thinks that playing out a series of twists equates to storytelling, which is ultimately why it's so boring.

  • Go North

    Go North

    ★★★

    Interesting and subtle, even if not terribly exciting, for a small scale end of society tale. Even though nothing's explained, and it doesn't really need to since the focus here is on characters, it feels a bit more realized and thought out than a lot of the so-called apocalyptic films we see so much now. Most of the filmmaking and performances feel like a bunt down the middle, solid in what they want to do but nothing that screams out for attention. A pleasant little watch, especially when considering the level of cynicism I had when renting it and pushing play.

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  • Reindeer Games

    Reindeer Games

    ★★★½

    Fuck you guys. It's fun.

  • Death Ship

    Death Ship

    ★★★★½

    October Horror Challenge 2014 Movie #50

    I don't understand how hard it is to come across a movie that truly captures a haunted house atmosphere, especially when the good ones like this make it feel so effortless. This is truly haunting at times, even as it works in a familiar genre wraparound. The sense of horror is handled the right way, with things being shown to us but never being overexplained, leaving the mystery of it to play in the…