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One Dark Night – 6

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Director – Tom McLoughlin Cast – Meg Tilly, Melissa Newman, Robin Evans, Leslie Speights, Donald Hotton, Elizabeth Daily, David Mason Daniels, Adam West, Leo Gorcey Jr. Release Year – 1983 Reviewed by John of the Dead One Dark Night is the debut film for director John McLoughlin, who four years later released Friday the 13 Part VI: Jason Lives – …

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Hell House LLC – 7

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Director – Stephen Cognetti Cast – Gore Abrams, Alice Bahlke, Danny Bellini, Theodore Bouloukos, Natalie Gee, Jared Hacker, Phil Hess, Ryan Jennifer Jones, Lauren A. Kennedy, Jeb Kreager, Miranda Robbins Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead Hell House LLC is a found footage film I had to check out for this Halloween season. Haunted house attractions …

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Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress – 8

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Director – Hiroyuki Tanaka, Hironori Aoyagi, Hitomi Ezoe, Tetsuaki Watanabe, Yasuhiro Akamatsu, Tetsurô Araki, Kunihiro Mori, Takayuki Hirao, Nobuyoshi Nagayama, Noriyoshi Sasaki, Fumihiro Ueno Cast – Tasuku Hatanaka, Sayaka Senbongi, Maaya Uchida, Yuki Kaji, Toshiki Masuda, Mariya Ise, Kensuke Satou, Kanae Oki, Ryôta Ôsaka, Mamoru Miyano Release Year – 2016 Reviewed by John of the Dead I came across this …

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Demonic – 5

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Director – Will Canon Cast – Frank Grillo, Maria Bello, Cody Horn, Dustin Milligan, Scott Mechlowicz, Megan Park, Aaron Yoo, Alex Goode, Terence Rosemore,Jesse Steccato Release Year – 2017 Reviewed by John of the Dead I remember being really excited to see this film a few years ago. The plot had me hooked, lead actor Frank Grillo was fresh off …

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Mother! – 8

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Director – Darren Aronofsky Cast – Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer, Brian Gleeson, Domhnall Gleeson Release Year – 2017 Reviewed by John of the Dead Since its release date two weeks ago, I have heard nothing but polarizing remarks about Mother! – Darren Aronofsky’s newest film. Friends of mine love it, and a few of them hate …

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Castlevania: Season 1 – 8

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Director – Sam Deats Cast – Richard Armitage, Alejandra Reynoso, James Callis, Graham McTavish, Tony Amendola, Matt Frewer, Emily Swallow Release Year – 2017 Reviewed by John of the Dead 10 years after adapting the video game series into a full-length script, comic book / video game writer Warren Ellis has seen his story emerge from development hell and come …

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The Fades (Season 1) – 6

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Director – Farren Blackburn, Tom Shankland Cast – Iain De Caestecker, Daniel Kaluuya, Johnny Harris, Lily Loveless, Sophie Wu, Natalie Dormer, Tom Ellis, Claire Rushbrook, Robbie Gee, Jenn Murray, Theo Barklem-Biggs, Joe Dempsie Release Year – 2011 Reviewed by John of the Dead The Fades is an “award winning” (BAFTA for Best Drama in 2012) BBC television show that I …

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It (2017) – 8

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Director – Andy Muschietti Cast – Jaeden Lieberher, Jeremy Ray Taylor, Sophia Lillis, Finn Wolfhard, Chosen Jacobs, Jack Dylan Grazer, Wyatt Oleff, Bill Skarsgård, Nicholas Hamilton, Jake Sim, Logan Thompson, Owen Teague, Jackson Robert Scott, Stephen Bogaert, Stuart Hughes Release Year – 2017 Reviewed by John of the Dead All throughout my childhood my brother and I would watch the …

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Death Note (2017) – 5

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Director – Adam Wingard Cast – Nat Wolff, Lakeith Stanfield, Margaret Qualley, Shea Whigham, Willem Dafoe, Jason Liles, Paul Nakauchi Release Year – 2017 Reviewed by John of the Dead After months of waiting and lots of speculation the American adaptation of the famed Japanese anime series has been released on Netflix. I must admit that from the start I …