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  • The Psychotronic Man

    The Psychotronic Man

    ★★

    Say what you will about this low-budget "thriller", but it DID come out a year before Cronenberg's truly thrilling "Scanners". I'd recommend watching the Rifftrax version of the movie, as this is both the perfect pace (lots of drawn out quiet scenes) and production (despite the low budget, interesting enough to watch in addition to the riffing) for their treatment. OH, and if you are from or know someone from Chicago, get ready for lots of home-movie style location shooting and riffing on the city as well as the flick.

  • It Comes at Night

    It Comes at Night

    ★★★½

    It's like "The Walking Dead" except there are no walkers. Just a deadly virus, living people who are up to no good, and a cast trying to stay alive. It's a bleak but entertaining entry in the survival horror genre.

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  • Logan

    Logan

    ★★★★½

    Jumped right to the top of my list and is now my favorite superhero movie of all time. It's quite unlike other superhero movies and that's what I found so refreshing. It's so dark that there were times when I was saying out loud "this better have a happy ENDING!".

    Besides the uncommonly dark nature of this Marvel film, there are two things about Logan that set it far apart from the others to me. First, it is a compelling…

  • Kong: Skull Island

    Kong: Skull Island

    Would have been fine if there were no human "actors". If someone would put together a director's cut with just the giant monster scenes (I will approve the retention of scenes where humans are killed BY giant monsters), that director's cut will get 4 stars.