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  • Angst



    Definitely one of the more disturbing home invasion films out there.
    The use of camera work is extremely innovative especially in 1983 and it must have been a pain in the arse to film.
    Because of this it adds to the disturbing nature of the film. Some shots will be strapped to the main character's body whilst the majority hover above the subjects.
    A majority of the film is hard to watch especially as you hear the inner thoughts of…

  • The Comedy

    The Comedy


    It's an incredibly hard film to watch.
    The title is ironic. Whilst there are things in the film that are funny Tim Heidecker's character and a barrage of the cast are 30 something post-ironic hipsters. So the title 'The Comedy' is quite apropriate with the ironic feel of the film. I mean you can make a drinking game out of how many times a Pabst Blue Ribbon can is on screen. It's almost a subversion of the Judd Apatow style…

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  • Baby Driver

    Baby Driver


    I've been a fan of Edgar Wright for a long time. I first saw Hot Fuzz on ITV 2 at the age of 13 with my mum cringing at every bit of over the top gore and violence. Ever since I have been completely immersed in his filmography from Spaced to Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World. One of my favorite cinematic experiences was seeing The Worlds End on the first day it was released in 2013. Baby Driver has just…

  • Evil Dead

    Evil Dead


    Evil Dead is an interesting one.
    As a remake it does a good job of capturing the spirit of the original. It tries to emulate the more serious tone of the original (the comedy of the series really started to go out there with Evil Dead 2).

    I like the motivation for going to the cabin in this film a lot. Instead of it being a holiday spot it's a place Mia's friends take her to rehabilitate so there is…