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  • Crimson Peak

    Crimson Peak 2015

    ★★★★½ Watched 17 Oct, 2015

    I really dug this.

    I geeked out something fierce. Very much in the spirit of Hammer horror and Roger Corman's Poe adaptations, but with way better fx. Plus a couple awesome visual references to The Changeling and The Shining.

    I was actually kind of overstimulated and only this morning realized how heavy-handed the Freudian imagery was. People haunted by their mothers who live in a HOUSE THAT MENSTRUATES. Not that I'm complaining or anything.

  • Immortal Beloved

    Immortal Beloved 1994

    ★★★ Watched 08 Jun, 2015 2

    Yo, Beethoven was def.

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  • God Told Me To

    God Told Me To 1976

    ★★★★ Watched 31 Jan, 2015

    This is a fascinating, unsettling, incoherent mess of a film.

    Imagine a mash-up between The Omen, The X-Files, Mean Streets and Dirty Harry, with a smidgen of Cronenberg-esque body horror thrown in just for giggles.

    The plot is barely comprehensible, but it's still quite watchable.

  • The Possession

    The Possession 2012

    ★★★½ Watched 02 Sep, 2012

    One) Put some junk in a box.
    Two) Put dybbuk in that box.
    Three) Make her open the box.

    It's Dybbuk-in-a-Box!