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KFC (Lê Bình Giang, 2017)

Image Source It has been a hard year for anthology horror movies. First, there was the much buzzed about female-led XX, which, despite the empowering cast and crew involvement, turned out to be lackluster. Next, there was Flying Lotus’ Kuso, a film apparently so hideous that it led to audience members fleeing the theater and […]

Caniba (Verena Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor, 2017)

Image Source In the post-film Q+A, co-director Véréna Paravel remarked that, “If you were born in Paris pre-1981, the story of Issei Sagawa was a cultural moment that stayed with you.” Now, who exactly is Issei Sagawa and what exactly is his story? To keep it brief, Issei Sagawa is a Japanese sex cannibal who, […]

The Silence of the Lambs – Beating the Odds to Oscar Success

Image Source   Occasionally, there are films that truly defy the odds. These lucky films ultimately go beyond their trappings to reach a very personal, very intimate place that sticks with you long after the film is over.  The horror genre is typically known as a genre of thrills and gore, films that keep you […]

Box Office Round-up: “It” Regains the Number One Spot

Image Source September 29 – October 1, 2017 It (4th) – $17.3m American Made (Opening) – $17.0m Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2nd) – $17.0 The Lego Ninjago Movie (2nd) – $12.0m Flatliners (Opening) – $6.7m Battle of the Sexes (2nd) – $3.4m American Assassin (3rd) – $3.3m Home Again (4th) – $1.7m Til Death Do […]