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Reviews

Movie reviews by Shane.

The Evil Dead

The Evil Dead (1981) ★★★★

Overview The ultimate experience in gruelling terror. In 1979, a group of college students find a Sumerian Book of the Dead in

Refuge

Refuge (2023) ★★★

Overview After a mysterious attack from a malevolent demon during his tour of duty in Afghanistan, Sergeant Rick Pedroni returns home a

Lowlifes

Lowlifes (2024) ★★★½

Overview The survival instincts of a road-tripping family are put to the test when they have no other choice but to stay

Immaculate

Immaculate (2024) ★★★½

Overview Not every intervention is divine. An American nun embarks on a new journey when she joins a remote convent in the

The Collector

The Collector (2009) ★★½

Overview He always takes one. Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer’s

Daniel Isn't Real

Daniel Isn’t Real (2019) ★★½

Overview But he’s coming out to play. Troubled college freshman Luke suffers a violent family trauma and resurrects his childhood imaginary friend

The Reflecting Skin (1990) ★★★

Overview Sometimes terrible things happen quite naturally. A young boy tries to cope with rural life circa 1950s and his fantasies become

Blackout

Blackout (2024) ★

Overview Small town artist Charley is a tortured man whose drinking binges blur with his sneaking suspicion that he might be a

The Battery

The Battery (2012) ★★★½

Overview In a land ravaged by the undead, Ben and Mickey must learn to survive…each other. In rural Connecticut, baseball players Ben

Irreversible

Irreversible (2002) ★★★★★

Overview Time Destroys All Things. A woman’s lover and her ex-boyfriend take justice into their own hands after she becomes the victim

Freeway

Freeway (1996) ★★★½

Overview Her life is no fairy tale. Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search

Come To Daddy

Come To Daddy (2019) ★★★

Overview After receiving a cryptic letter from his estranged father, Norval travels to his dad’s oceanfront home for what he hopes will

Absentia

Absentia (2011) ★★½

Overview THERE ARE FATES WORSE THAN DEATH. Tricia’s husband Daniel has been missing for seven years. Her younger sister Callie comes to live