Movie Reviews Only
|Rating||T-Meter||Title | Year||Review|
|4/5||88%||Pi (1998)||Restricted as an up-and-coming filmmaker, Aronofsky didn't conform to convention and instead delivered his art full throttle...‐ Birth.Movies.Death.|
|4/5||100%||Haunters: The Art of the Scare (2017)||A worthwhile documentary for all horror fans and lovers of Halloween that even their dispirited spouses can enjoy.‐ HorrorNews.net|
|3/5||76%||The Devil's Doorway (2018)||The horror genre is blessed to welcome another innovative female director who is telling stories and rebelling against the traditional gaze-pushing the envelope and experimenting in true artistic fashion.‐ HorrorNews.net|
|3.5/5||86%||Pyewacket (2018)||An enjoyable thriller that stalks the multi-layered aspects of grief, family dynamics, and psychological salvation with a haunting accuracy.‐ HorrorNews.net|
|3.5/5||100%||Imitation Girl (2018)||Imitation Girl is a gorgeous film that dissects the yin and yang nature of finding and ultimately accepting one's self. ‐ HorrorNews.net|
|4/5||91%||The Devil's Candy (2017)||...a singular serving of satanic sweetness that left me craving more...‐ HorrorNews.net|
|9/10||89%||What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)||The realistic depiction of marginalized characters overcoming grief and accepting disabilities is what makes this film timeless.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.|
|6.5/10||90%||Gerald's Game (2017)||Combining strength and resiliency alongside gruesome imagery, Flanagan releases a relevant film to the times and pays homage to a lesser known literary gem in the most satisfactory manner. ‐ HorrorNews.net|
|7.5/10||86%||Thoroughbreds (2018)||Finley constructs a fresh teenage sociopathy tale with Hitchcockian elements that create a morbidly enjoyable atmosphere anyone with a dark sense of humor and appreciation for classic horror can enjoy.‐ HorrorNews.net|
|8.5/10||82%||Tragedy Girls (2017)||A stylized film combining beauty and blood while reflecting on our society's desperate need for attention through social media. ‐ HorrorNews.net|
|4/5||No Score Yet||The Perfection (2018)||Shepard's feature violently plucks at your heartstrings and cements itself as a relevant, albeit brutal allegory for conversation topics revolving around trauma.‐ Slashfilm|
|4/5||94%||CAM (2018)||Cam is one of those films that obscures self-awareness and morality with sharp precision while exposing concepts many of us would rather shut down than face.‐ Slashfilm|
|2.5/5||96%||Border (Gräns) (2018)||Like the title suggests, Border lives on the edge of several genres while exploring new territories within the realms of love, beauty, and morality to convey what truly sets one apart from being a man or a monster.‐ Slashfilm|
|8.5/10||89%||Terrified (Aterrados) (2017)||
Terrified knows exactly how to make your skin crawl. ‐ Slashfilm
Read More | Posted Oct 11, 2018
Evans serves up a wicked thriller with piercing visuals and a slight spin to the cult horror genre that perhaps unlike religion, I doubt viewers will want to abandon.‐ Slashfilm
Read More | Posted Sep 27, 2018
An alluring and cathartic entry into the sci-fi/horror genre, Starfish plays to the beat of its own drum and ironically makes the end of the world seem quite beautiful.‐ Slashfilm
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2018
Like the blood-red costumes tightly bound around the girls' bodies, Luca Guadagnino's adaptation weaves brutality and beauty together in devilish style.‐ Slashfilm
Read More | Posted Sep 25, 2018
Ethan Hawke delivers a unique musical biopic in true Texas fashion.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Aug 20, 2018
|89%||Skate Kitchen (2018)||
An anthem to skating that simultaneously lifts stigma and supports young girls who want to pick up a board.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Aug 8, 2018
|63%||The Blob (1988)||
An underrated and gory gem, The Blob deserves its place among '80s horror films to be remembered, and to slide back onto screens decades later after it originally crash landed into theaters.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Aug 6, 2018
Congo falls short on its cinematic impact.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Aug 3, 2018
The unnecessarily embellished storyline and dreadful acting unfortunately trump any notion of Doom being a classic film.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Jun 28, 2018
|15%||Thirteen Ghosts (13 Ghosts) (2001)||
While the film isn't entirely noteworthy, it solidifies its place among the corny movies from the early 2000's. Cyrus' haunted house is a work of art, and ultimately adds a memorable piece of real estate in the horror genre's spooky neighborhood.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Jun 21, 2018
Director Rob Greenberg's silver screen debut is ambitious in representation but gets lost at sea in its attempt to revive an already questionable classic.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted May 10, 2018
There's just too much going on in MARROWBONE for its own good.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Apr 13, 2018
|26%||The Stepford Wives (2004)||
Sometimes, improvements aren't always necessary whether that be for romantic partners or for a film.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Apr 4, 2018
|100%||Wild Nights with Emily (2018)||
Wild Nights With Emily is refreshingly liberating in its laughter, but also rich in worthwhile lessons.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Mar 23, 2018
|99%||Won't You Be My Neighbor? (2018)||
I absolutely adore this documentary and think everyone and their child should see it.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Mar 20, 2018
|94%||The Bill Murray Stories: Life Lessons Learned from a Mythical Man (2018)||
It's worth checking out the documentary on the man that is basically America's spirit animal and rightfully so.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2018
|71%||The Ranger (2018)||
Even if The Ranger doesn't deliver up to its full potential, that feminine backbone of badass passion shines through in Chelsea's character and in the technical aspects of Wexler's otherwise banal narrative execution.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Mar 19, 2018
Director Ari Aster assaults the senses by tapping into humanistic themes through a unique craftsmanship of tension and trauma.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Mar 14, 2018
|No Score Yet||The Unicorn (2018)||
Cleverly crafted, this comedy boldly challenges romantic and sexual stereotypes which makes it a unicorn in and of itself.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.
Read More | Posted Mar 13, 2018
|62%||Take Your Pills (2018)||The tone is straightforward, balanced, and intellectually stimulating.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.|
|91%||Heavy Trip (Hevi reissu) (2018)||Heavy Trip solidifies its place among other beloved metal genre films by summoning a dark comedy that even those who aren't familiar with Pantera, Children of Bodom, or Uruguayan grindcore can throw their horns up and enjoy.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.|
|No Score Yet||Meow Wolf: Origin Story (2018)||Even if their art may not appeal to everyone's style, their passionate and innovative drive to support the art community while creating something new is surely something to respect and appreciate.‐ Birth.Movies.Death.|