Category Archives: crime

Don’t Breathe

A (Spoiler-free!) review of “Don’t Breathe.” Continue reading

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I Sell the Dead

“I Sell the Dead” mixes horror and comedy like Reese’s mixes peanut butter and chocolate. Continue reading

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Deliver Us from Evil (2014)

“Deliver Us from Evil” is an adequate possession movie but I think I’d rather watch “The Exorcist” or “Sinister.” Continue reading

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Opera

This isn’t my favorite Argento film but even an imperfect Argento movie is better than a lot of more recent movies. Come for the opera and the murders, stay for the picture of a raven holding a gummy eyeball. Continue reading

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A Bay of Blood/Twitch of the Death Nerve

Let’s get yellow with a giallo movie. Mario Bava’s 1971 “A Bay of Blood,” otherwise known as “Twitch of the Death Nerve.” This post has been bravely retrofitted for the Final Girl Film Club, Continue reading

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Open House

This is an “Open House” you want to avoid. See what I did there? But seriously, the movie “Open House” sucks. That is all. Continue reading

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Dial “M” for Mother

Writing about “Mother” made me look up the meaning of “balls to the wall.” It’s etymology isn’t nearly as filthy as you’d think. Oh, the movie’s good too, a unique Korean thriller. Continue reading

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