Eva has written 3 reviews for films rated ★★★½ during 2021.

  • Sleepaway Camp

    Sleepaway Camp

    ★★★½

    really truly loved whatever insane bullshit was going on w gender here,

  • The Howling

    The Howling

    ★★★½

    solid, if a little dull in stretches. all the message-y bits about human nature and new age psychology kind of fall flat but in the campier moments it seethes with an almost de palmaesque lunacy of form, a sadistic pleasure in the lurid plasticity of vfx as it deranges the human body. in stretches sort of a less elemental and more academic take on a subset of what cronenberg was doing in the brood, somehow? i love that the news lady's werewolf form looks like a lil terrier, great bit

  • Necronomicon

    Necronomicon

    ★★★½

    this shit actually goes kind of crazy hard like...any individual segment feels weightless and goofy with mostly vibes and really solid and fun effects work holding it together but the way it loses any sense of like self-import or pomposity held over from its nominal inspirations in order to just go increasingly hamfisted batshit vulgar and wacky with each progressive segment until it's doing what feels like precog ps2 survival horror pastiche somehow with a climax pulled right out the…