Category Archives: Horror Month

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

Tweet Instead of starting this year’s Horror Month off with a bang, I’m opting for a sigh. I’ve seen Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s sixth feature film. In 2010 it was screened at the Cannes film festival and won the Prix du Jury. I … Continue reading

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Horror Month 2018 has arrived!

Tweet October is my favourite time of year. The dramatic, often delayed, switch from summer to fall, the two weeks of cold temperatures before my building turns on the heaters, sweaters, shopping for the perfect pair of warm fuzzy socks, … Continue reading

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Nosferatu The Vampyre (1979)

Tweet Werner Herzog’s 1979 Nosferatu The Vampyre is not merely a remake or a reimagining of F.W. Murnau’s 1922 silent masterpiece Nosferatu: A Symphony Of Horrors. With its impeccable colour palette, cinematography and a remarkable performance by Klaus Kinski, Herzog’s … Continue reading

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It Follows

Tweet So much has been said already about David Robert Mitchell’s debut feature, the sublime It Follows. I doubt I’ll be able to add much, but here’s my take: This is a film about momentous loss, or at the very … Continue reading

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