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Archive For March, 2017

Delicious Dish

Delicious Dish

Raw by Hope Madden Much has been made of barf bags and fainting during screenings of writer/director Julia Ducournau’s feature debut, Raw. A festival favorite, the film has been plagued…read more →

Major Upgrade

Major Upgrade

Ghost in the Shell by George Wolf For all the celebrated vision of the 1995 Japanese anime standard Ghost in the Shell, it resembled the inspirations of a teenage boy…read more →

Identity Crisis

Identity Crisis

The Blackcoat’s Daughter by Hope Madden Winter break approaches at a Catholic New England boarding school. Snow piles up outside, the buildings empty, yet Kat (Kiernan Shipka) and Rose (Lucy…read more →

Brutally Vital

Brutally Vital

Land of Mine by Rachel Willis Land of Mine is almost impossible to watch. Not because it’s bad. On the contrary, it’s an amazingly crafted film that boasts an incredible…read more →

Black Magic Woman

Black Magic Woman

The Love Witch by Hope Madden Anna Biller, everybody. Holy shit. Wes Anderson with a Black Mass fetish and a feminist point of view, Biller wrote/directed/produced/edited/set-designed/costume-designed/music-supervised the seductive sorcery headtrip…read more →

Ride or Die

Ride or Die

CHIPS by Hope Madden How many of you remember that, in 70s cop shows, cars blew up all the time? Without that knowledge, one of two running jokes in CHIPS…read more →

Shout at the Devil

Shout at the Devil

The Devil’s Candy by Hope Madden Hard rock music makes for both an evocative soundtrack and theme for horror. It possesses a throbbing, angry darkness perfectly suited to imagery, behavior…read more →