Category Archives: foreign

What We Do In The Shadows

Released 02/13/2015                              Rated: R I was told I’d like this if I liked Flight of the Concords. Unfortunately what little of them I’ve seen I’ve found too dry for my liking. However, I absolutely loved this movie! I’ve recently found … Continue reading

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[REC] 2-4

[REC] 2 Released 10/09/2009                              Rated: R Very rarely does a sequel actually live up to the first film, much less keep the momentum moving forward. [REC] 2 does this and it does it well. So the first installment is a … Continue reading

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Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart

Released 09/24/2014                              Rated: PG This is a French movie. It came to American theaters on a limited run, and I actually saw it in theaters. I do believe I was the only one in there, too. Luckily it’s dubbed in … Continue reading

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There vs Here: Let The Right One In / Let Me In

Låt den rätte komma in is a Swedish novel from 2004. The author also penned the screenplay for the Swedish film of the same name in 2008. And in 2010 Hollywood made their own version, but once again something got … Continue reading

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There vs Here: [REC] / Quarantine

So, I’ve done a couple of “Then vs Now” posts about remakes. Lately, well… okay not lately, I’ve noticed certain horror films were inspired by films of the same nature in other countries. This concept intrigues me. I want to … Continue reading

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Pan’s Labyrinth

Released 1/19/07                              Rated: R This film is simply a piece of art. I’ll admit that it took me a while to warm up to it. But after I watched it like five times to be able to write a paper … Continue reading

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