Category Archives: thriller

The Car

You should watch “The Car” if only for the chance to see an old lady shout out “CAT POO!” 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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The People Under the Stairs

“The People Under the Stairs” is kind of like a bizarro version of “Twin Peaks” where Big Ed and Nadine lock James in the basement. Because the actors who played them are the sick mom and dad in this movie. It also features the actress who played Rayanne Graff. Continue reading

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Battle Royale

What I think I love the most about “Battle Royale” is that I can never see it being remade in America. Continue reading

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The Loved Ones

It’s holiday time, so think of your loved ones and watch the Australian slasher “The Loved Ones.” Continue reading

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The Mothman Prophecies

The Mothman is a really lame cryptid. There, I said it. So I guess it makes sense that the movie about the Mothman, “The Mothman Prophecies,” would be lame as well. Jersey Devil FOREVER! Continue reading

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The Devil’s Backbone/El Espinazo del Diablo

Guillermo del Toro’s 2001 movie, “The Devil’s Backbone,” is less well-known than “Pan’s Labyrinth” but it shouldn’t be less-beloved. It’s definitely a good movie. Continue reading

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