Posts Tagged ‘Horror’
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New to View: Oct. 25

The horror film "Lights Out," the action-suspense thriller "Nerve" and a lackluster "Independence Day" sequel lead this week's new Blu-ray and DVD releases.
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Don’t Breathe

A haunted hayride of a movie. If only it tried to stimulate our minds as much as our senses.

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Lights Out

Yes, it has a spooky ghost and plenty of supernatural scares, but what will truly get under your skin is its focus on the darkness of our everyday lives.
The Lincoln Memorial gets an unwelcome makeover in "The Purge: Election Year," a 2016 Universal Pictures film written and directed by James DeMonaco.

The Purge: Election Year

“24” meets “The Purge,” albeit a good episode of “24" with a slicker, more skillful merger of siege-movie mentality and sociological commentary than "Anarchy."

Film on Vinyl: Waxwork Double Feature

Next up on Film on Vinyl's playlist is a Waxwork Records double feature: "Friday the 13th Part III" and "Tales from the Darkside."
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New to View: April 12

A supernatural thriller about a Japanese forest and the first season of Netflix sitcom "Grace and Frankie" lead this week's new Blu-ray and DVD releases.


Film on Vinyl: Friday the 13th Part II

Just when you thought it was safe to return to camp, Waxwork Records releases the "Friday the 13th Part II" soundtrack on vinyl.
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The Witch

A nightmare from the past, a New England folktale and the first great film of 2016.

The Bennet sisters turn badass in "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," a 2016 Sony release adapted from the book by Jane Austen and Seth Grahame-Smith.

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

Two great tastes that may not taste great together per se. But the flavor is so novel and irresistible you won't mind taking down an entire box just this once.
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The Boy

“The Boy” has a rather interesting twist ending, but even that fails to salvage the dull narrative that precedes it.

The blurred line between reality and fiction plays havoc with the mind of insurance investigator John Trent (Sam Neill, center) in John Carpenter's 1995 horror film "In the Mouth of Madness," a New Line Cinema production.

Class of 1995: ‘In the Mouth of Madness’

Largely lost during the '90s' lap of luxury, John Carpenter's horror parable for a world whittling away until *you* are an abnormality hits close to home today.


A ride on the world's best kiddie coaster, "Goosebumps" delivers family-friendly thrills and coasts on Jack Black's star power.

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The Gallows

Unfortunately, the found-footage film's gimmicky style overshadows its timely substance.
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Eaters (2015)

"Eaters" is equal parts "Texas Chainsaw Massacre," "Children of the Corn" and "Wrong Turn" — if only it exhibited the same originality or intensity.