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The Anticipated: Baby Driver

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Hello all! Things have not been right in the world of The Anticipated, but it is finally time for more–though at this point, these are going to be more looks at the recent past than of what has just come, so bear with me. Anyhow, next …

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Killtoberfest 5 – #4: Children of the Corn

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“You rewriting the whole thing, or just the parts that suit your needs?” Children of the Corn must have one of the longest ratios of original word count to franchise running time in history. This is a 29-page short story that went on to spawn …

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Killtoberfest 5 – #3: The Exorcist

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“Do you know what she did, your cunting daughter?” Faith is a battlefield, and war is Hell: The Exorcist. The most important moment in William Friedkin’s 1973 horror blockbuster happens entirely off-screen, yet drives most of the rest of the plot. No, I’m not referring to Regan’s …

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Killtoberfest 5 – #2: Get Out

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“Why us? Huh? Why black people?” In Danse Macabre, about the 1975 horror film The Stepford Wives (to which Get Out is certainly a spiritual successor), Stephen King wrote: “Men, the film says, do not want women; they want robots with sex organs.” Get Out answers a similar question by …