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Rating Title/Year Author
2/5 The Intruder (2019) Blake Crane The Intruder breaks no new ground in the breaking-in subgenre ... but its real fatal flaw is not using the recycled tropes to push far enough into either true terror or camp. EDIT
Posted May 3, 2019
4/5 Avengers: Endgame (2019) Blake Crane [As] a finale to the MCU we've known since 2008's Iron Man, Avengers: Endgame is an exciting, fitting, substantial, almost miraculously eloquent closer. EDIT
Posted Apr 28, 2019
3.5/5 Girl House (2014) Blake Crane [G]enre fans eager for a film to inject some retro-influence into an original modern slasher are likely to see something they like in Girl House. EDIT
Posted Apr 23, 2019
2.5/5 Pet Sematary (2019) Blake Crane This flat, lifeless version of Pet Sematary is one destined to remain harmlessly buried in the psyche. EDIT
Posted Apr 5, 2019
3.5/5 Halloween (2018) Blake Crane Does right by [Halloween's] legacy and uses the 40 years of history to incorporate themes of lasting trauma in ways rare to the genre. EDIT
Posted Oct 19, 2018
3.5/5 Aterrados (2017) Blake Crane There's no laborious backstory meted out between repetitive "boo!" moments. Instead, we're thrown right into well-crafted spooky scenarios and constantly left off-balance. EDIT
Posted Oct 12, 2018
3.5/5 Hell Fest (2018) Blake Crane [A] fun, well-paced slasher. EDIT
Posted Sep 28, 2018
4/5 Backcountry (2014) Blake Crane The anxiety is palpable and various threats are immediately recognizable, communicating how illusory the concept of control is, and how frightening it can be when it's lost. EDIT
Posted Sep 10, 2018
3.5/5 Ratter (2015) Blake Crane Ratter keeps its story contained to a simple, increasingly uncomfortable case of online prowling that manifests itself in a real, panic-inducing way. EDIT
Posted Sep 9, 2018
1.5/5 Peppermint (2018) Blake Crane [M]isguided and clunky from the start, beyond even the ever-flowing racist undercurrent. EDIT
Posted Sep 8, 2018