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  • Demons

    Demons

    ★★★★

    Ya know how some movies get bogged down in complex plots? Well, this one resolves that by foregoing a plot completely.  

    And to be honest?  I’m fine with that. 

    Delightfully gory and weird, it’s definitely one of my favorite Italian horror flicks. Lumberto Bava May have had a lot of Argento help, but he did his papa proud.  Zombies? Demons? Doesn’t matter. This one’s just ridiculous and fun.

  • Hellbound: Hellraiser II

    Hellbound: Hellraiser II

    ★★½

    Huh. Something went wrong here.

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  • Personal Shopper

    Personal Shopper

    ★★★★

    A beautifully crafted ghost story, carried almost entirely by an awesome performance from Kristen Stewart. Which granted, is not a sentence I ever thought I’d say (sorry but it’s true), but Stewart definitely delivers her best work to date in this one (honorable mention to her co-star, an iPhone).

    Excellent story, intriguing execution. There are many moments where the film tip-toes around the path of standard horror fare but immediately takes a left turn, choosing instead to explore alternate possibilities,…

  • The Exorcist

    The Exorcist

    ★★★★½

    I feel like I'd be wasting time to try and write too much about this one. What could I say that hasn't already been said? 

    I love the documentary feel (or camera techniques) it uses while adapting this excellent screenplay. Obviously this one is a classic and for very good reason. Expertly paced and creepy as hell at some points, THE EXORCIST definitely is a master class in horror and building tension to an excellent payoff. Not only that, there's…