Category Archives: Review

Film Review: IT Chapter Two

One of the big surprises of IT Chapter One was perhaps its reluctance to fully lean into the horror and terror provided so readily by the source material. Andy Muschietti delivered a horror movie as much steeped in the nostalgia … Continue reading

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Film Review: Rabid

This year, the Soska Sisters returned to Frightfest with their world premiere of Rabid! I was very excited to see the film and even though I was a bit disappointed that I couldn’t go to any other Frightfest screenings, I … Continue reading

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Film Review: Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

The Halloween season has started early with this month’s release of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Having read the books as a young girl, I was intrigued by the upcoming film and if I might say so bluntly: … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers

About a month and a half ago, I received in the mail a book written by Sady Doyle: Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers: Monstrosity, Patriarchy and the Fear of Female Power. Before reading it, I had no idea the adventure … Continue reading

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Short Film Review: House Of Lexi

Confusion and misdirection are as sharp an instrument in the horror director’s tool bag as any other, more dizzying and memorable than another severed limb or gory-gutting by an enraged serial killer. The ability to make us doubt the world … Continue reading

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