Fantasia International Film Festival 2018 Shorts section Born of Woman dominates again.

Fantasia International Film Festival 2018 Shorts section Born of Woman dominates again.

The 2018 shorts section from this year’s Fantasia Born of Woman program thrills and chills once ore. Each short possesses the mind for very different reasons.

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Review: #Screamers does not disappoint.

Review: #Screamers does not disappoint.

Viral videos are all the rage… until someone gets hurt. In an age where anyone can be found through the strokes of a few computer keys, how safe is the use of a hashtag these days? #Screamers is coming to a theater (or computer screen) near you sooner than you think.

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Review: DRIFTER gives the old bait and switch, but doesn’t take you far.

Review: DRIFTER gives the old bait and switch, but doesn’t take you far.

What do you do when you’re at the mercy of crazy people? Do you fight back? What if the end of the world makes things more… complicated? In Drifter, a pair of brothers must continue to overcome adversity before they’re left with a bad taste on their mouths.

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Review- “Don’t Knock Twice” brings women face to face with ancient evil.

Review- “Don’t Knock Twice” brings women face to face with ancient evil.

The man with a hook for a hand, Bloody Mary, Slenderman… why do we mess with urban legends? Is it to scare ourselves or perhaps someone else. We should know better than to test fate at this point, but we don’t. In the new film Don’t Knock Twice, a troubled young girl wrangles her estranged mother into fighting a battle they may not be able to win.

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Review: “SiREN” sings a familiar tune.

Review: “SiREN” sings a familiar tune.

Some of the most successful films began as a brilliant short. Alive in Joburg became District 9. Within The Woods became The Evil Dead. This time around, a short segment within V/H/S gets its own feature length film. Can SiREN lure in the same audience it did in 2012?

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Part 2: 1 Filmmaker, 3 Films. Interview with Steve Balderson.

Part 2: 1 Filmmaker, 3 Films. Interview with Steve Balderson.

In the second of three articles featuring a writer/director that’s breaking all the rules, “From Kansas to Hollywood”, Steve Balderson chats with me about his inspiration, how he runs a set, and some of his favorite films. Here is 1 Filmmaker, 3 Films: Part 2.

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1 Filmmaker, 3 Films- An introduction to Steve Balderson and HELL TOWN.

1 Filmmaker, 3 Films- An introduction to Steve Balderson and HELL TOWN.

Steve Balderson has been making successful indie films for years, so why isn’t his name a household one? We’ll be introducing you to Steve in a series of reviews. From Kansas to Hollywood, this filmmaker is making movies his own way. Today we talk about Hell Town, now available on VOD.

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6/6/16 gives us the MARK OF THE WITCH

6/6/16 gives us the MARK OF THE WITCH

Tastes Great, Less Filling? Mark of the Witch, with a clever release date of 6/6/16, is a glorious feast for the eyes but otherwise left me feeling empty. Find out why in the latest review.

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‘You’re Killing Me’ brings laughs, gore, and a much needed sub-genre.

‘You’re Killing Me’ brings laughs, gore, and a much needed sub-genre.

Unapologetically self-involved dialogue and killing go hand in hand with a brand new indie titled, “You’re Killing Me”. The name, you’ll come to discover, is a double entendre. We welcome the arrival of this gay horror-comedy in all it’s glory.

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Sunday Bloody Sunday: Start your October off with some extra GRAVY.

Sunday Bloody Sunday: Start your October off with some extra GRAVY.

Add a little extra GRAVY to your holidays with some oozing gore and plenty of funny from this new Scream Factory release. Did someone order a platter of stars with a side order of practical effects? GRAVY is filled with tricks and treats for everyone in this Sunday Bloody Sunday review.

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Sunday, Bloody Sunday: THE RETURNED takes a geopolitical stance.

Sunday, Bloody Sunday: THE RETURNED takes a geopolitical stance.

Sunday, Blood Sunday: Each weekend, we’ll be discussing little known horror flicks that are available to stream on Netflix. This week, we talk about the political zombie film THE RETURNED. It’s not your typical genre gore fest.

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