FlixChatter Review – IT Chapter Two (2019)

Directed by: Andy Muschietti Written by: Gary Dauberman It Chapter 2 takes place 27 years after the first film. When children again start mysteriously dying in Derry, Mike Hanlon (Isaiah Mustafa) calls his childhood friends (James McAvoy as Bill Denbrough, Jessica Chastain as Beverly Marsh, Bill Hader as Richie Tozier, Jay Ryan as Ben Hanscom, …

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FlixChatter Review – Ready Or Not (2019)

Directed by: Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett Written by: Guy Busick, Ryan Murphy Whenever I finally tie the knot, there are a few things I know I absolutely want in my wedding: a tea-length dress, lilacs and lilies of the valley in my bouquet, my little sister as maid of honor. And there are things I …

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FlixChatter Review: The Curse of La Llorona (2019)

Review by Vitali Gueron From producers James Wan, Gary Dauberman & Emile Gladstone and director Michael Chaves, comes the latest movie in The Conjuring franchise. Taking place in early 1970s Los Angeles, La Llorona (meaning The Weeping Woman) stars Linda Cardellini as Anna Tate-Garcia, a mother of two children, and a social worker who investigates child …

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FlixChatter Review – HALLOWEEN (2018)

Directed by: David Gordon Green 2018's Halloween follows Final Girl Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) 40 years after her traumatic run-in with Michael Myers (James Jude Courtney and Nick Castle) during his Halloween night killing spree. Now an agoraphobic survivalist, she prepares for Michael's inevitable return, putting a strain on her relationship with her daughter Karen …

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FlixChatter Review – The Nun (2018)

While I'm a fan of horror in general, I prefer the supernatural/paranormal sub-genre, and The Conjuring film series is easily one of my favorites out of the more recent paranormal horror movies. I always try to go into screenings with an open mind, but I couldn't help having high expectations with The Nun. The Nun …

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FlixChatter Review – Hereditary (2018)

Directed By: Ari Aster Written By: Ari Aster Runtime: 127 minutes Hereditary begins with Annie Graham (Toni Collette), her husband Steve (Gabriel Byrne), and her children Peter (Alex Wolf) and Charlie (Milly Shapiro) coping with the recent death of Annie's mother. Strange and terrifying events quickly begin to occur following the family matriarch's passing, hinting …

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FlixChatter Review – Happy Death Day (2017)

Directed By: Christopher Landon Written By: Scott Lobdell Cast: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine Runtime: 1h 36min After lucking out with the last two horror movies I've reviewed (Annabelle: Creation and IT) being fantastic, I figured I was due for a disappointing one, and Happy Death Day looked like it would fit the bill. The …

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FlixChatter Review – Annabelle: Creation (2017)

Directed By: David F. Sandberg Written By: Gary Dauberman Runtime: 1 hr 49 minutes I've never understood why people find dolls in horror movies scary. They can't bend their limbs, they're usually made of porcelain or plastic or something else not very durable, and they're usually not any taller than your knee. You can just drop-kick …

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Guest Review: RINGS (2017)

Directed By: F. Javier Gutiérrez Written By: David Loucka, Jacob Estes and Akiva Goldsman Runtime: 1 hr 45 minutes I get scared pretty easily. Because of this, a lot of people are surprised when I tell them how much I love horror, but I think that’s why I love it: it doesn’t take much to scare me, …

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TCFF 2016 Indie Horror Spotlight: Lake Runs Red – interview w/ director Jason Riesgraf + producer Jeff Fuller

Those who read my blog regularly knows I have such feeble nerves that I can't handle most horror movies. But I'm always up for supporting indie films, especially Minnesota-made films! So when I got the chance to interview the filmmakers behind Lake Runs Red, I jumped at it. It's a home-invasion horror + psychological thriller …

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