Fantastic Fest Review: ‘RAW’ – bone-chilling horror perfection

Garance Marillier stars as Justine in RAW. Courtesy of Focus World.
September 26th, 2016 | Fantastic Fest, Film Festivals, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta // Editor RAW | 95 min | R Director: Julia Ducournau Cast: Garance Marillier, Ella Rumpf, Rabah Nait Oufella, Laurent Lucas and Joana Preiss On the outskirts of horror is the cannibalism feature, a dark element consisting of some of the most depraved and sickening films you could possibly imagine. The kind of movie that’s on the top shelf of a video store, collecting dust. It was a subgenre that was popular in the late ‘70s and ...


Fantastic Fest Review: ‘MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN’ – Creeper By The Dozen

September 25th, 2016 | Movie News, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Courtney Howard // Film Critic MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN | 2h 7min |PG-13 Directed by: Tim Burton Starring: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson , Terence Stamp,Ella Purnell, Finlay MacMillan, Lauren McCrostie, Hayden Keeler-Stone, Georgia Pemberton, Raffiella Chapman, Pixie Davies, Cameron King, Milo Parker From the time Harry Potter selected his wand, many studios have circled the wagons to find the next great ...


Fantastic Fest Day 3 Recap: ‘RATS’, ‘THE CREW’, ‘BUSTER’S MAL HEART’ and more

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September 25th, 2016 | Fantastic Fest, Film Festivals, Movie Review, Reviews | 0 Comment

Preston Barta & James Cole Clay // Film Critics Every festival has their weak days. It happens. When programmers put down the money for crowd drawers - such as ARRIVAL and today's regional premiere of MISS PEREGRINE'S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN - they also have to find smaller films to fill in the remaining slots. Sometimes they're gems waiting to be discovered or the type of films you wish you didn't order food during because the exit door couldn't ...