Dawn Of The Dead

As far as the scares are concerned, I am not scared. Lucky for George, he has plenty of other colors to paint this wall with something else. If Night Of The Living Dead is confined, specific, Dawn Of The Dead is all over the place. Showcasing all the repercussions and boasting all the showcased scenarios.…

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Night Of The Living Dead

The arrogance, the miscommunication is horrifying. There is no deal, nothing on the table, no table at all. Everything is up for grabs and burns. Among many filmmakers achieving their own various milestones in their first project, this one could be the ideal example, the milestone of that sub genre list- if there is any!…

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Lights Out

Sandberg’s film has empty threat, stake, emotion, impact on us, its exhausted audience, that cannot wait for the light to turn on and the screen to turn off. The co-writer and director David F. Sandberg has nothing to offer. And he is inviting us. This daring is neither admirable nor childish enough by us to…

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Orphan

Orphan takes big and big leaps as it progresses. I should say “age” and not “progress” for it also makes less and less sense as it grows. And we meet again. The director Jaume Collet-Serra and I were just getting along and I came upon this project of his. Not to say, not to forget…

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Doctor Sleep

It is the old style filmmaking residing between the temperament that warms the tea and whistles the kettle. I’d like to have a cup of that. Mike Flanagan who directed and adapted this controversial novelization for the screen is an apt choice to voice the second swing by Stephen King on Dan’s character and the…

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The Village

Bryce Dallas Howard is a gem. It’s fine if you don’t buy it, just watch her and Joaquin Phoenix share their childhood. M. Night Shyamalan, the writer and director, over the years has managed to create his own followers, fans with a specific voice and taste. Now I might not be strongly one of the…

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From Hell

The scrutiny is left all the way to our imagination and when the time comes to answer, it never matches the description we had in our head. The Hughes Brothers, the directors, aren’t actually living up to the reputation of the Brothers’ show. Not to say that every of such duos have given us the…

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The Ring

Naomi is the blood and dust of the investigation, she found God along the road, a ghost seems like a joke, now Gore Verbinski, the director, I suppose was never looking to create a pop culture storm. And he did. I mean I was too little to understand the cultural impact it had. But it…

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