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  • Night of the Living Dead

    Night of the Living Dead

    ★★★★★

    The 4K restoration of NOTLD is nuts, perhaps too nice even as some of the grain and imperfections that added to the nightmarish quality are missing.

    And a for a brief aside because there isn’t much left to say about one of the greatest horror movies ever made, I’d like to give a round of applause to Judith O’Dea for being so fucking physical in her portrayal of Barbra in a time when that wasn’t really a thing.
    She’s running…

  • The Return of the Living Dead

    The Return of the Living Dead

    ★★★★★

    I’ve seen ROTLD maybe 60 times and this is the first time I ever noticed the fact Ernie is clearly a Nazi hiding out in the Midwest, further to the point there’s a strong case that Burt is as well. It doesn’t really pertain to the plot in the end but the detail is there if you want it.


    Let me present the hints:
    Ernie: speaks German, listens to Nazi March music, owns a luger, Wears his black trench coat…

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  • The Last Circus

    The Last Circus

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Such a great metaphor for the hilarity and stupidity of war. In particular the Spanish civil war.

    2 clowns fight for the affection of a curvy trapeze artist (Spain), one is heavy handed and drunk (the Nationalist) while the other is sweet timid (the republic). It takes almost a full movie of abuse for the timid clown to finally snap and go on a rampage but when he does it's a thing of beauty.

    I really also commend the ending for telling it like it is, nobody gets the girl(Spain) but the church.

  • At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul

    At Midnight I'll Take Your Soul

    ★★★★★

    If there is ever a movie that encapsulates my religion or lack there of, it is this film. Scary as hell for anyone catholic, fun for us godless athiests.