Unsane…hums along with an aggressively engaging energy that hooked me from the start.
When contrasted against last year’s similarly-themed (but far more original) Pet, Berlin Syndrome seems especially disappointing.
With A Cure for Wellness, Verbinski goes all out in an epic-length exploration of madness and the macabre.
Sun Choke is a horror film hiding behind the mask of an extremely efficient suspense thriller.
The Neighbor never really ventures into exploitation for its own sake, and its socioeconomic subtext makes it more ambitious than anything else Dunstan and Melton have contributed to horror.
Morgan leans more in the direction of Blade Runner’s kinetic action scenes than Ex Machina’s wandering philosophical asides.
“What Have You Done to Solange?” unspools a continuous pretzel-twist of a narrative, but its greatest asset may be how plausible it all feels.
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The notion of a church being the last outpost for humanity has seldom been as chilling as it is in Red State.
As far as the plot goes, House on Sorority Row did it first, and with a more endearing bizarro spirit.