Via We Minored in Film-Escape Room Is Better Than Any PG-13 Thriller Released the First Week of January Should Be

Escape Room is the latest in the horror/thriller genre’s long line of “we took that thing you all like and imagined how it might kill you” movies. In this case, a group of strangers are invited to a top secret escape room experience via Hellraiser-esque puzzle boxes which mysteriously show up in their offices and […]

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Via JUMPCUT ONLINE-REVIEW: Mortal Engines (2018)

Directed by: Christian Rivers Starring: Hera Hilmar, Robert Sheehan, Hugo Weaving, Jihae Written by Elena Morgan Based on the book by Philip Reeve, Mortal Engines is set in a post-apocalyptic future where in order to survive, whole towns and cities are on wheels, roaming the Earth looking for fuel. Smaller towns are on the constant […]

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Via We Minored in Film-Think of The Ballad of Buster Scruggs as Twilight Zone: The Western

Light spoilers ahead What does it all mean? What are they really trying to say? What’s being subverted here? I spent far too much time exploring those questions while taking in Netflix’s Joel & Ethan Coen anthology western The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, whose six chapters are framed as coming out of an old storybook. […]

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Via We Minored in Film – Mockumentary & Slasher Combine in Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon

This October, we’re challenging ourselves to watch at least one horror movie a day. Today’s theme is modern slashers. First up: 2006’s Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon. Later, the new Halloween. Writer-Director Scott Glosserman’s Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon is a movie that starts out clever. Then it doubles […]

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Via We Minored in Film-The Pop Culture That Made Me Happy Last Month: June 2018

June 2018 will always be the month I got to finally say this: I talked, face to face, with a director after the exclusive premiere of his new movie. In all the years I’ve been doing this site, I’ve never been able to say that. But thanks to Denver Comic Con and the generosity of […]

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Horror Classic Review: The Omen — We Minored in Film

Even if you’ve never seen 1976’s The Omen you probably already know about its big twist. Similar to The Sixth Sense, the grand explanation at the end of The Omen is just one of those things you pick up over the years through cultural osmosis. You might remember watching an early South Park episode where […]

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