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  • A Hitman in London

    A Hitman in London


    It would be very easy to shit all over A Hitman in London. It looks quite cheep, it’s very obvious that the majority of the stars are shot in a single location and probably all on one day. The story is also a little shallow and cliched. But a little knowledge of the filmmaker gives it something of a boost for me. Ara Paiaya is basically a one man army when it comes to filmmaking. I saw his early film…

  • Psycho Cop Returns

    Psycho Cop Returns


    Now this is more like it. After being thoroughly disappointed with the first film, Adam Rifkin (as Rif Coogan) gives us what we really want. A crazy, dumb, fun little horror film. The tone has changed and this has its tongue planted firmly in it’s cheek. The story revolves around a group of office workers staying after work to host a stag party in the office complete with booze and strippers. Psycho Cop of course has other ideas.

    The characters…

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  • Under the Skin

    Under the Skin


    I'd been looking forward to this since I saw a sneak preview of some footage at frightfest. I felt it could go either way, either I was going to be really absorbed in the film and love it, or I was going to find it to be a pretentious and just really not get it. It seems that most reviews of this seem to fall in one of those categories and I was glad to find it absolutely superb.

  • Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau

    Lost Soul: The Doomed Journey of Richard Stanley's Island of Dr. Moreau


    Before I actually review the film, let me just rant for a second. This year, there have been three films above all that I have been most excited for and wanted to see. Kung Fu Elliott, Giuseppe Makes a Movie and this one (incidental all documentaries about the making of a film). All three of them had a few theatrical showings and then went to VOD. So I excitedly each time went to put down my hard earned cash to…