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The Case of the Bloody Iris / Celluloid Dreams (2024)

The Case of the Bloody Iris (4K Ultra HD Review)

In the scope of cinematic history, Italy has certainly left a lasting impression. Widely considered the birthplace of Arthouse styled films, some of their most well-known styles from the region include Neorealism, Spaghetti Westerns, but also Giallo. Giallo, falling under the broader umbrella of Horror ... Read More
Crocodile 1978 movie

Crocodile (Blu-ray Review)

Throughout cinema history filmmakers have always seeked out new ways to bring terror to the screen. Historically you had Universal Classic Monsters leading the charge between the ‘30s and ‘50s, but by the time the ‘60s rolled around, changes began to occur. It was at ... Read More
The Devil's Bath art

The Devil’s Bath (Movie Review)

It is 1750 in Upper Austria and a depressed, ill woman contemplates the unthinkable… suicide. A different time, during this particular period of catholicism the idealogy was quite strict, and suicide meant eternal damnation. A very daunting thought to ponder, it is also interesting to ... Read More
Ryan Simpkins interview

Interview – Ryan Simpkins

A diverse performer, Ryan Simpkins is a name many recognize for a list of film roles. Starting out in the early 2000s, Simpkins has applied a passion for acting and grown in extraordinary ways with parts in every genre from Drama, Comedy, to even Horror. ... Read More