Tag: Horror

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The Dumbest Way to Die in The Prophecy

Which horror character was disheartened both figuratively and literally? Find out in this episode of Dumb Ways to Die as I review Gregory Widen’s wildly…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.0

The Grudge 3 (2009)

Back when Ghost House Pictures first announced their remake of Ju-On: The Grudge (2002), I braced myself for the worst. I didn’t know Shimizu Takashi,…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.5

The Grudge 2 (2006)

At the very least, The Grudge 2 makes for a fascinating experiment. A direct sequel to the perfunctory remake of director Shimizu Takashi’s own horror…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.0

The Grudge (2004)

Of all the different types of remakes, reboots, and revivals, none puzzle me as much as those adapted from contemporary foreign films. It’s as if…

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The Entire Prom Night Timeline in Under 5 Minutes

The entire Prom Night series in under five minutes! In this special episode of Dumb Ways to Die, I recount the events of all four…

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The Grudge 3 as Told by a Nine-Year-Old

What straight-to-video sequel to an American remake of a Japanese classic scared the bejeesus out of a nine-year-old? Find out in this edition of Children…

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The Grudge as Told by a Nine-Year-Old

What does a nine-year-old think of one of the seminal entries in J-horror? Find out in this edition of Children of the Popcorn as I…

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Don’t F with the Original: Psycho

We all go a little mad sometimes! To commemorate the season two premiere of A&E’s Bates Motel, Nick and Dimitri lavish praise on the classic thriller that started

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 3.5

Return of the Living Dead III (1993)

You have to give props to any filmmaker willing to stray from a successful formula long before we all get tired of it. Nearly two…

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Posted in Movie Review Verdict: 2.5

Rubber (2010)

You know that guy (or girl) in college who’d come up with all these great ideas but then always find a profound philosophical reason not…

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