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  • Train to Busan

    Train to Busan


    What has driven two South Korean directors to create violent action movies set on bullet trains that have strident opinions on ethics, economics and politics?

    Train to Busan, or Zombies on a Train, is the perfect metaphor for rushing headlong into oblivion through a world that is quickly disintegrating as characters are forced to confront the selfishness, materialism and ignorance that has brought them to the brink of this apocalypse in the first place. The moral of this story is…

  • Lights Out

    Lights Out


    Half way through this I really, really needed to pee.

    But my toilet is the farthest room from my lounge and the hall-way light fixture between them is broken.

    I was really, really scared.

    By the way, who just happens to have a black light in their basement? Anyone?

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  • A Trip to the Moon

    A Trip to the Moon


    Film School Drop Outs Challenge 2017 Week 1 - Auteurs - Pioneers of Film - Lumiere Brothers , George Melies or Alice Guy-Blache

    Everything I love about cinema started right there in the 1890s. The Lumière Brothers started a long tradition of realism, capturing life on camera and providing a snapshot of different times, people and places. In extension of this, Alice Guy-Blache utilised this new mass media to reach out and engage broad audiences in social commentary and make…

  • Killer Klowns from Outer Space

    Killer Klowns from Outer Space


    Coulrophobia [kool-ruh-foh-bee-uh]


    1. an abnormal fear of clowns.

    Killer Klowns from Outer Space is one of those movies that has the mythic reputation of being so bad that they are good. Perhaps, I have no sense of discernment whatsoever, but after having finally gotten around to watching this film, I have realised that it is not so much that the film is poorly constructed, but rather that it is in only too successful in achieving the creation of a…