Tag Archives: Ed Hartland

FILM REVIEW: ESCAPE ROOM

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There is a moment in Escape Room which sees an ex-soldier (Deborah Ann Woll) dangling over a (unconvincing) massive drop, held only by the strength of a telephone cable. This is the moment I got on board with this ludicrous … Continue reading

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REVIEW: CONVERSATIONS WITH A KILLER: THE TED BUNDY TAPES

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On 24 January 1989, Theodore Robert Bundy was executed. On 24 January 2019, Netflix released a mini documentary series. Voices list horrific crimes in an overlapping cacophony underscoring images of caved-in skulls, skeletons, and black and white photographs of smiling … Continue reading

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FILM REVIEW: SUSPIRIA

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Let’s get one thing out of the way — this is not about Dario Argento’s Suspiria. I’ll admit it’s hard to dispel the looming shadow of Argento’s film, with its stylistic colour palette, the wonderful, bloody set pieces, and the … Continue reading

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ASCENT OF TV HORROR

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We are in the ascent of TV horror. But you wouldn’t know it, judging by how often I only hear that we’re living in a golden age of TV. I’ve lost track of the number of times I’ve read this … Continue reading

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