Eels have always freaked me out. Even more so now.
This four minute long short is set at some kind of holding facility where a scientist takes the opportunity to.... get to know the creature of the title a bit better. It's more like an exploration of extreme or leftfield sexual fetish than a horror film, and it reminded me a bit of a Chris Cunningham music video. Which is certainly no…
You don't see anyone else on Letterboxd brave enough to take on two separate horror projects for Halloween, do you? *flexes muscles*
The Horribly Slow Murderer With The Extremely Inefficient Weapon is presented like a trailer for a feature length film ("Over nine hours!") and is about a relentless and indestructible ghoul slowly murdering some poor innocent sod.
For the most part it's pretty funny but then it just starts to grate…
There's an LL Cool J quote that would be relevant here. Hello again.
I'm well aware this is Letterboxd, a social network site that was created for people to talk about films rather than their personal problems and woes, so much of what I'm about to say may seem irrelevant and strangely out of place to those of you who, for some reason, stick it out and decide to see it through to the end. If you decide to do…
I think that The Shining is, outside of one of its major plot points, a pretty good name for this film. It's a shining example of why no filmmaker should feel obliged to as closely mirror a book as possible when doing an adaptation.
When Stanley Kubrick released The Shining, Stephen King famously decried it, saying that it hardly resembled his novel at all. Quite often since then people have suggested that King simply does not understand cinema, an opinion…