Film Review: Truth or Dare

Imagine if Willem Dafoe and Jack Nicholson’s the Joker had a baby and was captured with that disturbing and oddly sinister SnapChat filter that embellishes your mouth. Now imagine that offspring haunted and followed you around declaring you choose “Truth or Dare” in a twisted game of survival, untimely death and mutilation. Well, if you’ve pictured that perfectly in your head, then you’ve visualized the type of disturbing and demonic visions torturing a young group of teenagers who have played a deadly game of truth or dare in Mexico.  Continue reading

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Film Review: 🐔 Blockers

Penises🍆 are like plungers, they’re not for pleasure, they’re for use”.
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Film Review: Thoroughbreds

When I learned that another neurotic coming-of-age narrative film was actually coming into fruition, written and directed by an actual post-millennial, starring the late Anton Yelchin in his final role, as well as Anya Taylor-Joy (The Witch, Split) and Olivia Cooke (Me, Earl and the Dying Girl), I could not contain my excitement. Thoroughbreds seemed like a self-aware, startling look into the world of over-privledged high school girls on the road to vengeance; with hints of Ingrid Goes West meets the precision of a David Fincher film. Yet, Cory Finley’s debut feature is a puzzling step into a world of teens who are usually overly medicated, defiant and just plain bored.

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The Absolute BEST Films of 2017…According to Us!

So, here we are, another year, another BEST OF list. Continue reading

The 90th Academy Awards: Full Nomination List

While I wake up super early every day of my life for work, there is something special about waking up early on the official day of Oscar nominations!  Continue reading