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  • Jacob's Ladder

    Jacob's Ladder

    ★★★½

    History of Horror 2018
    Week 7 : Psychological 

    Mind blown, this was seriously so confusing yet brilliant and disturbing.  The paranoia, the Vietnam flashbacks, the bleak NYC streets... I’m not sure of what’s real and what’s not and -for once- I like it.

  • Fifty Shades of Grey

    Fifty Shades of Grey

    Why did I do this to myself?

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  • Veronica

    Veronica

    ★★★½

    Hooptober #12 (Country: Spain)

    The latest film by Paco Plaza (better known for the Rec franchise) is a story about a girl possessed by a demon.

    The story is based on a real case, documented by a police officer in 1991. Veronica starts experiencing paranormal activity after using a ouija board during an eclipse, while trying to contact her death father.

    I know what you're thinking: I've seen this story 10,000 times before...and yes, yes you have. This movie lacks…

  • Bride of Frankenstein

    Bride of Frankenstein

    ★★★½

    Hooptober #5

    The Bride of Frankenstein might have the most deceiving title ever. The bride gets about what... 10? maybe 5 minutes of screen time?

    The story is still centered on Frankenstein's monster and how alienated he feels, while people are awful and cruel towards him. Just as the original one, this movie is more about being horrified at the insensitivity and cruelty of humanity, than about finding the monster scary.

    This movie also has some of the most iconic…