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Posts Tagged ‘Hellraiser

Random Great Titles

November 7, 2009

THE TAKING OF PELHAM 123, THE AMERICAN FRIEND, HANNAH AND HER SISTERS, A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES, DAWN OF THE DEAD, WILD STRAWBERRIES, PULP FICTION, THE BIG LEBOWSKI, 8 1/2, PSYCHO, TORN CURTAIN, CRIMES AND MISDEMEANORS,  BROADWAY DANNY ROSE, AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH, TIME INDEFINITE, DR. STRANGELOVE OR HOW I LEARNED TO STOP WORRYING AND LOVE THE […]

“Christ Almighty!” – Religion in Horror Films

May 5, 2009

Possible more than any other genre, horror films address religion in the most interesting and unbiased ways.  From scaring people to go to church to making people angry at it, these films made people think twice about who they choose to worship… The Wicker Man (1973) Dubbed by some as “The Citizen Cane of horror, […]

Guilty By Association

February 18, 2009

Hollywood is usually suffering from creative bankruptcy, the result is that we get great films recycled and refitted to suit modern times.  Sometimes remakes are worth the trouble – Cronenberg’s The Fly or Carpenter’s The Thing – more often than not they are mediocre – Vanilla Sky or Ocean’s 11 – but occasionally we get […]