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  • The Night Digger 1971

    ★★★★½ Watched 26 Aug, 2014

    The Night Digger took me by surprise. It's one of those slow burning 70s movies that will probably bore most people but I loved the quirky character details (courtesy of screenwriter Roald Dahl) and Patricia Neal's performance. The relationship between her and her domineering mother reminded me somewhat of another favorite film of mine, The Attic, which is always a good thing. Not to mention that the young man was gorgeous and I could totally understand why Neal would fall…

  • Death Spa 1988

    ★★★½ Watched 23 Aug, 2014

    I was hesitant to watch Death Spa, mostly because the uneven (to say the least) Killer Workout had kind of soured the whole health spa horror subgenre for me. Now that I've finally sat down to watch Death Spa, though, I'm really glad I did: this movie is absolutely insane, a laugh riot, and incredibly entertaining. It's also short and sweet, and surprisingly well-made, except for some awkward moments and edits that cracked me up. It's a must-see for anyone who is obsessed with late 80s horror.

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  • Sleepaway Camp 1983

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 25 May, 2014 4

    Sleepaway Camp will always hold a special place in my heart, because I'll never forget renting the VHS from the video store years ago. I was young and didn't have access to the Net back then, so I knew absolutely nothing about this movie when I picked the box up off the shelf. The lack of photos from the movie on the back cover didn't help either, but the phony letter from a frightened camper printed on the back in…

  • Dreamaniac 1986

    ★★½ Rewatched 28 Jul, 2013 17

    I don't know why this movie gets as much hate as it does. Sure, it's bad, but it's also fairly amusing, which I think was intentional. Often it seemed like 'Dreamaniac' was supposed to be a horror-comedy, and not many people seem to pick up on that. I'm going to guess that a big reason this movie doesn't have a cult following like 'The Last Slumber Party' is because horror fans are generally comprised of straight men. 'Dreamaniac' was directed…