Gemini takes place in Tokyo in 1910, during a plague. It makes the film surprisingly timely. Yukio is a successful actor, happily married to a woman he loves. He is one day captured by his doppelganger and thrown in a well.
What can be said about today’s movie that hasn’t already been said and or explored?
Before the sixth sense shocked the world with its “big reveal” there was the 1962 eerie classic, Carnival of Souls.
Today’s film pick takes place in exactly this perfect setting for vampirism…Sweden.
came across today’s movie during a Tuesday night scrolling session one evening in July when I was in the mood to be frightened. I chose it because the title was La Llorona, and when you put a title with such communal nostalgic value attached to it on something chances are I am going to end up watching it.
It is pretty much universally accepted that good horror films with genuine freights are few and far between, it’s a crowded market.
It’s Friday night in the 90s, you are at the video store with your siblings and mother, it’s your birthday week so your mom lets you pick the family movie.
The protagonists of today’s film pick are odd balls used as a mirror to point out the absurdity of the notion of what an average american family is supposed to look like
Is there anything more 2020 than a film about a pair of strangers completely ruining the lives of hyper privileged yuppies in their gated lakehouse community?
Today’s film is, in my opinion, one of the best modern horror films of the last 10 years.