Tag: ti west

Quick Review: Drinking Buddies (2013)

DRINKING BUDDIES BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLSEPTEMBER 20, 2013 Set apart by its strong leads, “Drinking Buddies” is a romantic comedy that escapes the bounds of the typical formula and delivers a much more natural and realistic view, all while still pleasing and offering workable silver linings in the process. Most romantic comedies that take a direct look at how relationships are, most often, are depressing. … Read More Quick Review: Drinking Buddies (2013)

Quick Review: You’re Next (2013)

YOU’RE NEXT BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLSEPTEMBER 7, 2013 A perfect blending of horror and comedy, “You’re Next” is a prime example of the Adam Wingard we have come to know and love through his shorts in “V/H/S/2” and “The ABCs of Death.” Wingard produces dark comedy natural from the home invasion sub-section of the horror genre.The film is half a throwback to classic horror specifications, … Read More Quick Review: You’re Next (2013)

Quick Review: The House of the Devil (2009)

THE HOUSE OF THE DEVIL BY CHRISTOPHER HASKELLAUGUST 3, 2013 Ti West achieves some significant strides with his horror film “The House of the Devil.” For being released in 2009, West does an expert job making the film feel like it’s from the ’80s, in film quality and set pieces. There’s nothing wrong with Jocelin Donahue’s performance as Sam, who wanders the house in … Read More Quick Review: The House of the Devil (2009)

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One Minute Review: The ABC’s Of Death (2012)

Release Date March 8, 2013 Director Various Directors Screenplay Various Screenwriters Distributed By Magnet Releasing Comedy, Horror Rated NR 123 minutes The ABC’s Of Death “The ABCs of Death” continues the multiple director, horror anthology trend that is developing and presents 26 shorts directed by 26 different filmmakers, depicting a death for each letter of the alphabet. The fun of the shorts is trying … Read More One Minute Review: The ABC’s Of Death (2012)