Hoop-Tober 3.0: Film #1/31
After over a year of recuperating I return to the Friday the 13th franchise and I'm lucky because Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter is as good as I suspect this franchise can get.
To no one's surprise Jason returns here after the massacre of Part 3 to once again kill promiscuous teenagers, who were stupid enough to rent a house near to Crystal Lake.…
What a fucking scary movie! I'm pretty desensitized to horror, but this pushed all my buttons. Essie Davis is fantastic in it (am I the only one who thinks it's funny she's only one vowel removed of Ossie Davis?) and although it isn't subtle in any way, the symbolism really worked for me.
It also confirms my secret suspicion that havings kids isn't for me.
Deep Blue Sea is a mess, but a deeply entertaining one (if you pardon my stupid pun)
Because it's a mess and because I'm lazy and tired, I'll just provide some thoughts and notes, instead of a proper review:
* First of all, Saffron Burrows. She's pretty and all that, but what a black hole of charisma she is in this movie. I don't think she emoted at all, even when she was in danger. I know, that she was…
I was very excited that my first assignment was to be Candyman , a movie that I wanted to see for a long time. I had heard very much about it, but mostly that it was an important horror movie everyone interested in horror should see. So I knew nothing specific about it and just figured it would be an usual horror flick about an…