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Killtoberfest 1 – #15: Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth

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Next up on Killtoberfest, Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth. It is… aptly named. Most horror franchises are by their nature centered around the villain. Saw, Friday the 13th, Halloween, Nightmare on Elm Street, Child’s Play, Paranormal Activity, etc. Scream is a rare exception, as is Romero’s “Living …

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Killtoberfest 1 – #14: Scream

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This won’t be a long review, because what hasn’t been said about today’s Killtoberfest movie, Scream? Hugely influential, super meta, totally classic. More importantly, how does the heroine who claims to hate horror movies know enough to reference The Town That Dreaded Sundown? PLOT HOLE FOUND, …

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Killtoberfest 1 – #13: Hellbound: Hellraiser II

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Next up on Killtoberfest, Hellbound: Hellraiser II. It was pretty good! No, really. If you’ll recall, I thought the original Hellraiser‘s story was pretty incoherent, with thin characters and simplistic motivations, but that the film is saved by its thematic meaning, interesting sexual under (and over)tones, and a …

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Killtoberfest 1 – #12: Pet Sematary

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Killtoberfest #12 was Pet Sematary. I watched it because I wasn’t sure if I’d seen it before or if I’d only seen pieces. Honestly, I still can’t remember. Either way, it’s mostly a pretty bad movie. The story should be familiar to anyone who’s read the …

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Killtoberfest 1 – #11: The Dark Hours (Head Games)

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Killtoberfest #11 is Canadian indie The Dark Hours, currently available on Netflix Instant. I saw this because it was called The Dark Hours, which seemed like an interesting title to me… only to find that, like Sinister, it has nothing to do with anything in the …