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Dabbe 3: Bir Cin Vakasi [2012] Daemonium (Soldier of the Underworld) [2015] Dagon [2001]
The Dark [2018] Dark Circles [2013] Dark City [1998]
Dark Feed [2013] The Dark Knight [2008] Dark Light [2019]
Dark Skies [2013] The Dark Tapes [2016] The Dark Tower [2017]
The Darkest Minds [2018] Dave Made a Maze [2017] Dawn of the Dead [1978]
Day of the Dead [1985] Dead Awake [2016]
The Dead Center [2018] Dead in a Week (Or Your Money Back) [2018]
Dead of Night [1945] Dead of Night [2015] Dead Silence [2007]
Dead Snow [2009] Dead Trigger [2017] Deadfall [2012]
Deadly Presence [2012] Deadpool [2016] Deadtime Stories: Volume 1 [2009]
Deadtime Stories: Volume 2 [2011] The Death of Stalin [2017] Death Race [2008]
Death Race 2 [2010] Death Race 3: Inferno [2013] Death Race 2000 [1975]
Death Race 2050 [2017] Death Tube: Broadcast Murder Show [2010] Death Wish [2018]
Deathgasm [2015] The Deaths of Ian Stone [2007]
Deathsport [1978] Decoding the Weather Machine (Nova) [2018]
Dementia 13 [1963] Demonic [2015] Den of Thieves [2018]
The Dentist [1996] Depraved [2019] The Descent [2005]
The Descent 2 [2009] Desert Saints [2002] Desierto [2015]
Desolate [2018] The Devil Inside [2012] The Devil's Advocate [1997]
The Devil's Candy [2015] Devil's Pass [2013] The Devil's Rejects [2005]
Devil's Revenge [2019]

The Dead Center [2018]


         

With all the Top Cosmic Horror lists I've seen lately, I am dumbfounded that I have not heard a single word about this one. After literally butchering himself to death, a man wakes up in a morgue and sneaks off to find a bed in the psyche ward. Then things get weird. Utilizing an incredibly disturbing soundtrack to perfection, this horrific Lovecraftian slow burn drags you into something terrible, futile and globally destructive. Billy Senese's writing and direction were perfect and super acting, especially Jeremy Childs (patient) and Shane Carruth (doctor).

Decoding the Weather Machine (Nova) [2018]


   

Extremely well made and informative, 2 hours episode of Nova that clearly defines how our climate works, how it affects the weather, how we have affected the climate, and what must be done to fix it. I know the deniers are not going to bother watching this for fear of becoming informed, but for everyone else, you owe it to yourself - and especially your children - to watch this and understand what's going on in our world before it becomes a problem we can't fix. You can watch it for free on PBS and Kanopy (if you have a library card).

Dawn of the Dead [1978]


         
  
Whereas Night of the Living Dead made the zombie genre popular, this movie became the standard for the quintessential zombie film that everyone else tries to aspire to ...with very few successes. Four survivors of the zombie apocalypse take over an indoor shopping mall and make it their own. Is this paradise or have they built their own prison? Personal, intelligent, humorous and oh, so gory. Don't bother with the Zack Snyder remake ...watch the original!

Day of the Dead [1985]


         
  

Moving from a shopping mall to an underground research facility, this entry in the Living Dead series is more about the destructiveness of humans against each other and the zombies just clean up the wreckage. And then there's Bub. Plenty of gory zombie action we've come to know and love included.

Deadpool [2016]


         
  
Unnecessarily profane and extremely obnoxious, this film featured totally unlikable characters - including two so-called X-Men - and the few action scenes it did have, which weren't bad, wasn't nearly enough to counteract the writer's incessant need to include various iterations of 'sh*t' and 'f*ck' in practically every line of the film ...the red band trailer I've provided will give you an idea how obnoxious this film is. It would've been fun if it wasn't so needlessly vulgar. I really disliked this movie.

Deadtime Stories: Volume 1 [2009]

aka Deadtime Stories

         
  

George A. Romero presents 3 horror stories that weren't too shabby. The first story was amusingly gory and goofy with most of the action not making much sense. The second story was creepy and predictable but well played. The third story, directed by make up extraordinaire, Tom Savini, was the gem of the set. Dark, atmospheric and a twisted ending you won't see coming. Good late night B-movie viewing.

Dark Feed [2013]


         

Film makers are making a movie in an abandoned psychiatric hospital. Sound familiar? Despite it's horrendous public ratings and it's painfully amateurish acting, I loved this movie. I'm guessing they actually used a large abandoned building to film in as the sets were fantastic. The pacing was excellent and I enjoyed how the characters either succumbed to insanity, or killed by those insane, without anyone aware of a threat til it's too late. Great imagination on this one and some truly humorous and horrific moments.

Dead Snow [2009]

aka Dod sno

         

Nazi zombies from WWII. Ok. The biggest crime in making a movie, imo, is to establish a bunch of principal characters as being reasonably intelligent - in this case, medical students - and then proceed to have them behave like morons. The Nazi zombie idea is simply a novelty. Any creature could have filled that role. So, what we have here is a bunch of monsters attacking stupid people in a cabin. I've seen that ...and better. It did have some good, over-the-top, gory moments but most of the gags were ludicrous or just fell flat.

Deadtime Stories: Volume 2 [2011]

aka Deadtime Stories 2

            
  
Surprisingly much better than Deadtime Stories: Volume 1. Rather than make them campy or tongue-in-cheek, these three stories were dead serious, gut-wretchedly gruesome, and disturbing as hell. The stories were rather long-winded and they could have easily slipped a fourth story in here but, no matter. I feel its bad rating is completely unjustified. This is good stuff. Don't try to over-analyze it. Just enjoy it, at night, alone, in the dark.

The Dark Knight [2008]


         


I was never really a fan of Batman, either in the movies or the comic books ...even when I was a big comic book fan. But this movie changed my whole outlook on the dark knight. The story is complex and well thought out, the action is excellent, and the characters are all fully realized - especially the Joker played by Heath Ledger in a performance that rates among one of the best in film history. Marvelous film.

Dark Circles [2013]


         

A true case of a movie that doesn't know what it wants to be. A couple, with a newborn, move into a new house and become haunted by an unknown woman. As a result, we watch the slow disintegration of the family unit ...far too slow, imo. And this woman... Is she a ghost? Is she a stalker? By the end of the film, I'm still clueless. If she's a ghost, then why did we have a confrontation with an obviously real person? And if she's real, who's haunting the family and why? For Pete's sake, pick a storyline and stick to it.

Dead Awake [2016]


         

Sleep paralysis is when you wake up but you can't move for awhile. It's happened to me a couple times and let me tell you, it will scare you witless. This movie offers the theory that if you stay paralyzed for too long, an old hag will suffocate you. Interesting premise and the film is eerie but the idea's wasted. It's not a bad film - I wasn't bored - but it was all rather timid, lame and over dramatic. It's not rated but it would easily pass for PG-13. Oh, yeah ...it has the obligatory bath tub scene required for all sleep paralysis films.

Dark City [1998]


         

The inhabitants of a dark city are being used in an experiment by an alien race that rebuilds both the city and everyone's memories every night in an attempt to determine what makes us humans tick. Although very different films, you can't help notice the similarities with the manipulated environment of The Matrix. The film noir quality, the surreal landscape, the strangers, the writing, the performances, the absolutely phenomenal spec fx, everything in this film works on so many levels. Nearly perfect.

Dead of Night [2015]

aka Suspension

      

A girl, who's intimidated by a teacher and other students because her father was a serial killer, escapes by drawing violent comic book art which may or may not be coming true. See, that's the thing ...we're dealing with seemingly more than one reality and it's hard to know which one you're in from scene to scene. Many may become impatient with being jerked around for 90 mins but I found this constant guessing game to be great fun. I guessed the ending but then I had 4 different endings in mind. Pick one and see if you're right.

Dark Skies [2013]


         

A married couple and their two boys are inexplicably being haunted by unknown entities. A rather well made film that uses the story to drive the events rather than just throwing random scares at you. The characters are normal, intelligent and real. The levels of denial are different for each and when they break is well paced and logical. No real violence to speak of but a well above average spook fest that manages to entertain just fine without being gratuitous. Watch out for the greys.

Deadfall [2012]


         

The movie basically details all the events concerning two siblings (who robbed a casino and killed a cop) and a recently paroled convict (who attacked his former boss) while on the run from the law through full winter country. With that premise and the big names in the film, I didn't expect it to be so dull. After the exciting and promising opening, the film painfully studies characters that are uninteresting and, in most cases, unlikable and continues to drag us along to a climax that is just a peg or two above ho hum.

Dagon [2001]


         

The survivors of a boat accident get to shore to find themselves in a town occupied by weird creatures who worship Dagon. It didn't take long for me to lose interest in this film. The creatures pursuing the lead went on until nearly the end making it one long tedious chase. The lead guy was miscast and didn't pull off the buffoon characterization well at all. Bad acting all around. As much as I enjoyed Stuart Gordon's early Lovecraft films (Re-Animator, From Beyond), he really missed the mark on this one. Monsters looked good.

The Dark Tower [2017]


         

A dark tower holds the universe together and keeps out the demons. Two figures, the Gunslinger and the Man in Black, go to war to either destroy or save the tower ...and a young boy may be the key. Wow! What's the hurry? Films over about 110 mins, in many cases, could lose about 30 mins without damage. But this type of film (at only 95 mins) needs that extra time to fully develop a story and characters between the competent action and excitement. Sorry to 'rush' to judgment but this film felt like they were late for a plane.

Dead Silence [2007]


         

A mysterious ventriloquist dummy showing up on a man's doorstep begins a journey into the malevolence of Mary Shaw and her dolls. This was a well put together story, acting was competent, creep factor was pretty good and it had a surprising and genuinely unique ending. But, for whatever reason, it just sort of fell flat for me. I imagine others would really like this film, though. Perhaps I'm not the one who would be the best judge for this project.

Dave Made a Maze [2017]


         

Alone for the weekend, Dave builds a cardboard maze in his living room which becomes an expansive, ever-growing labyrinth on the inside complete with tricks, traps and a Minotaur. This simple, imaginative idea was exceptionally well executed making this film quite a joyful experience. The characters were likable and it kept me fully engaged despite the fact that the film was losing it's luster about halfway through. Didn't care for the ending either but still quite a fun, unique and well worth a watch.

Daemonium [2015]

aka Daemonium: Soldier of the Underworld

         

In another universe, a man makes a deal with a demon for power only to find out his power is temporary. So he vows to find a way to destroy the demon. This would definitely have to be my bizarre recommendation of the month. Just about everything in this film is as amateurish as you can get; especially the fight choreography ...it's just terrible. Also, it doesn't seem like anyone knew how to hold a camera steady. Despite all that, visually is was really quite interesting and I found myself having a great deal of fun watching this.

Deadly Presence [2012]


         

A girl becomes possessed by the spirit of a serial killer when she and two friends perform a seance in one of the murder houses. Obviously an amateur pet project by Shane Cole and Megan Lynn; writing, directing, photography, acting and a multitude of other credits. You have to admire making a film for $1600 and getting it on Amazon Prime. However, the money was not well spent. Beyond the embarrassingly amateur look to the film, the dialogue and pacing were just awful ...every scene nearly put me to sleep.

The Dark [2018]


         

First off, it has nothing to do with 'The Dark'. It's about Mina, a girl stuck somewhere between life and death (without any explanation as to why) who befriends Alex, an abused and blinded kidnap victim ...and they wander around as they hide from people. That's about the extent of it. Moving at a snail's pace, practically every scene is dragged out extensively to the point of frustration. The premise is original and it is interesting but make sure you watch it with a suitcase full of patience ...you're going to need it.

The Darkest Minds [2018]


         

A disease either kills or mutates children with various powers. 4 of these children escape the government built concentration camps and try to find sanctuary. This film is stringently targeted towards a teen and young adult audience with far more melodrama and personal relationship stuff and not so much on the children's abilities or thrills. This film is going to be liked by most and it is a good film. It's just not my cup of tea and I felt the ending was rather sad and downbeat considering what they had to go through.

Dead of Night [1945]


         

A man arrives at a gathering and seems to know exactly what's going to happen because he's dreamed it. This sparks the telling of several macabre stories by those at the gathering. Well designed anthology that effortlessly glides from the wraparound story into the various tales without ever feeling forced or out-of-place. The stories would be pretty familiar nowadays but I would imagine that, back then, they would have been terribly creepy. The events culminate in a rather twisted finale that made me grin and struck me as a pretty advanced idea for the time.

Dead in a Week (Or Your Money Back) [2018]


         

William can't seem to successfully commit suicide no matter how many times he's tried. So, he hires an aging hit man on the edge of retirement. And he can't seem to kill William, either. What follows is a morbidly dark, farcical series of events with some incredibly colorful characters, superb dialogue featuring a good dose of dry British humor, and some genuine laugh-out-loud moments. Tom Wilkinson, as the aging hit man, and Christopher Eccleston, as his boss, are exceptional ...as well as everyone else in the film. Quite amusing.

Dead Trigger [2017]


      

5 years after the start of the zombie apocalypse, a special zombie extermination squad must go on a rescue mission. A great disservice to the video game of the same name ...I doubt that anyone who saw this would want to play it. Practically no budget with probably the bulk of the money spent on make-up, Dolph Lundgren and as much hokey as would fit. Grade school writing, unimaginative story and one contrived moment after another. Don't blame the actors. They had no material to work with. It's so laughably bad, it's nearly entertaining to watch.

The Dark Tapes [2016]


         

Low-budget, amateur horror anthology that, unfortunately, really looks the part. Weak dialogue and unconvincing acting was a big part of it. Much of it was supposed to be taking place through computer chat but it was just people on camera. The sound mixing was just awful ...I spent the entire movie turning up the volume so I could hear what they were saying only to have to drop it back down as I was assaulted with bursts of static loud enough to wake the dead. Interesting ideas, poorly expressed. One story was OK and a few good moments but that's it.

Dabbe 3: Bir Cin Vakasi [2012]

aka Dabbe 3: A Djinn Incident

      

A family sets up cameras all over their house as the mother is sleepwalking. Perhaps that ain't the problem. Add some djinni and think Paranormal Activity, Turkish style, this is a very well done CCTV / handheld footage style film that was effective and quite insidious. My only problem is a 2 hour run time is too long for this type of film. The first hour was a total creepfest that kept me at a high level of anxiety. The second hour lost all it's energy ...a good 30 min trimming would have provided the much needed thrills to finish it up. Good spine tingler, though.

Dark Light [2019]

SPOILER WARNING: Trailer details practically the entire movie in 2 mins.

         

After moving into her late mother's home in the country, a woman discovers there are monsters in the walls ...and they've taken her daughter. There are no morons in this film. Everyone acted intelligently and normally and the brisk pace made it fairly good entertainment despite it being weak in other areas. Beyond the unique, albeit absurd premise, there's nothing new here and no real surprises but is was competently constructed, played out well and had a couple jump scares that practically knocked me out of my chair. Pretty enjoyable, if you're not too critical.

Desert Saints [2002]


         

An indie gem, Donald Sutherland gives an excellent performance as a ruthless hit man trying to finish one last job. He enlists a girl to help with the intention of killing her afterwards but this girl isn't his usual accomplice. The acting (besides Sutherland) is not the best I've seen and it's obviously low-budget but it moves along at a nice steady pace, develops the characters nicely, has an interesting twist and a great final scene. I really found it to be quite entertaining for a feature I found in an 8-pack Action Movie DVD set.

The Descent [2005]


         
  

If you're claustrophobic, this movie is not for you. 6 girls go cave exploring in a cave that one of the girls knows is not the cave they're supposed to be exploring, i.e., the map is no good. After getting trapped by a cave in, they find out they're not alone. Gripping performances, terrifying creatures and a truly uneasy atmosphere make for a very tense and violent excursion that'll make your skin crawl.

The Descent 2 [2009]


         
  

Exactly what you would expect. A group of people go into the caves in search of the missing girls from the first movie and run into much of the same problems. It maintained that same level of intense claustrophobia and the creatures were just as mean ...although there is one scene that is so infuriatingly contrived (like, yeah ...we didn't see that coming) that I almost turned it off.

The Devil's Advocate [1997]


         


Al Pacino, Keanu Reeves, and Charlize Theron all give stellar performances in this creepy and intense supernatural legal thriller about how much a lawyer is willing to give up to win. His roots? His wife? His soul? Watch it and find out.

The Devil Inside [2012]


         


Pseudo-Documentary on exorcism where a girl tries to find out if her mother - who slaughtered 3 people during an exorcism 2 decades earlier - is really possessed by demons or just insane. It had it's moments, and the performance by Suzan Crowley as the possessed mother is disturbingly believable, but there's really nothing much new going on here beyond that and the ending will make you want to throw things.

Devil's Pass [2013]

aka The Dyatlov Pass Incident

         

This "found footage" film features 5 students going to the Ural Mountains to film a documentary in an attempt to find out what happened to 9 hikers in 1959. The first half of the film was basically The Blair Witch Project in the Urals with a bunch of basically irritating people. However, they find a door in the mountains. From that point on this movie was a roller coaster ride with events you couldn't possibly see coming. Bravo! Included in Doc's Profoundly Twisted List

Death Race [2008]


         
  
I'm a big fan of Roger Corman's campy Death Race 2000 and I heard he was involved with this one so my expectations were up ...and they didn't disappoint. This one is far more serious and the only thing in common with the first is that it involves a race with a lot of death ...you probably figured that out. Anyway, gritty characters and some of the best, high-octane, racing and crashing action I've seen. No real story to speak of but, who cares. Great escapist entertainment.

Death Race 2 [2010]


         
  
Far more character driven than Death Race, this one probably should have been named 'Death Race: The Beginning' or 'The Origin of Frankenstein' as it's obviously the beginnings of both and a prequel to the first film. In fact, if you've been thinking about watching the franchise, I'd watch this one first. Camera was shakier in this one making it harder to follow the action but the story and characters were a perfect fit in context and it's quite a satisfying thrill ride. I loved it!

Deathsport [1978]


         

1000 years from now, there is Deathsport! Terrible ratings, but... this is a 70's, ultra-low budget, Roger Corman production so one should expect simplistic story lines, cheesy acting, inane dialogue, contrived action scenes (featuring lots of explosions), matte paintings that look like paintings and spec fx you can create in your garage. Oh... and boobs! Knowing exactly what to expect, I thought this movie was really quite fun.

Death Race 3: Inferno [2013]


         
  
This one is a sequel to Death Race 2 but still a prequel to Death Race. However, rather than taking place on Terminal Island, Frankenstein is shipped over to the Kalahari in Africa for a desert race. The overall production quality is noticeably less in this one ...contrived action sequences, shallow characterizations, hardly any attention paid to the other drivers, etc. The ending was good and it was still a lot of fun ...just not as much fun as the previous entries.

The Devil's Candy [2015]


         

An artist begins to paint demonic visions after he and his family move into a new country home. Also, the obviously psychopathic previous occupant is coming home. You're only presented with what is personally happening to the individuals so you never really get a clear pictures as to what is going on. However, the events and pacing are intensely unnerving as you're dragged, kicking and screaming through their personal terrors to the very end. Awesome performances all around, especially Pruitt Taylor Vince at his best.

Death Race 2000 [1975]


         
  

The Corman classic of the '70's, which spawned a modern day franchise, is still just as much fun to watch today as it was back then ...if you like campy humor. The characters (or should I say stereotypical caricatures) are played to perfection, the humor is precise and there's some really good racing action for its time going on here. Will always be a favorite.

Death Race 2050 [2017]


         
  
Basically a remake of Death Race 2000, everything that made the former film one of the best B-movies ever made is painfully absent from this sequel. The cars are silly and looked like a child designed them. The characters are obnoxious and outrageously over-the-top with no appeal or chemistry. The dialogue was inane and vulgar without a single good line in the film. The race itself was so poorly presented, it looked completely fake with no sense of speed, action, danger, or excitement. What a disappointment and what a mess!!

Deathgasm [2015]


         

Four misfit metal heads and their death metal band unwittingly release the King of Demons by playing an ancient song called the Black Hymn. This is a gore fest with much of its roots firmly planted in films like Evil Dead 2 and Dead Alive. Also, like the aforementioned examples, funny as hell (pardon the pun). The characters are likable, the story is weird, the action is violent, goofy and insane and I had a smile on my face the entire time. If you like laugh-out-loud gore fests, check this out.

Den of Thieves [2018]


         

An elite police unit is pitted against an elite gang of thieves. I pretty much spent the first half of the film waiting for the second half while I sat through the disintegrating marriage of the main cop that had no relevance or resolution within the story and simply served to provide 20 minutes of padding in a film that's lengthy to begin with. The second half rocks! The tension of the main heist and a shootout that's very similar, but not quite as good as Heat. Great twist ending. Despite the distracting subplots, good stuff!

Death Wish [2018]


         

Based on the 70's, Charles Bronson film, a man's wife is killed and his daughter placed in a coma during a home invasion. When the police appear to be helpless, he takes matters into his own hands. An incredibly well-paced, entertaining thriller which is exactly the type of movie that the public would love and Rotten Tomatoes would hate as they can't just watch a movie for fun without ripping it apart. It felt logical, nothing was forced, Bruce Willis was great, as usual, and it never took itself too seriously. It was fun!

The Death of Stalin [2017]


         

A satirical look at the events that take place directly after the death of Stalin. The film was interesting in that it's quite an accurate depiction of the events at that time presented in a humorous way that exemplifies the passions and lack of intelligence among most of the individuals involved. Is it good? I guess it depends on your sense of balance between historical realism and comic parody. I found it too dry with the funniest moments already in the trailer but that's just me. Steve Buscemi's performance as Khrushchev was brilliant.

Desierto [2015]


         

A fellow, who has spent way too much time in the sun, and his dog take great glee in killing illegal immigrants coming into the US from Mexico. This was a pretty good cat and mouse game in the high desert. The guy has a high powered, scoped rifle and the smartest dog I've ever seen in a movie and the others have ...well, nothing. I really liked that they kept the movie very honest and real instead of being stylish and action packed. This made the film all the more genuine in its intensity. Good stuff!

The Devil's Rejects [2005]


         
  
The police raid the house from the first film. Baby and Otis get away and team up with Captain Spaulding for a pathologically sadistic road trip with a cop in pursuit who is just as psychopathic as they are. This is an incredibly savage and violent film that is as visceral as it is relentless. The first film showed us the horrors at home. This one shows us that, even on the run, the horrors can be even worse. And yet the three rejects and the cop are really fun to watch ...if you can stand the bloodshed.

Death Tube: Broadcast Murder Show [2010]

aka Satsujin Douga Site

         

The idea of a website that pops up rarely for about a week presenting live online videos of people being slaughtered if they don't successfully complete a game, is ripe for some great torture porn. Unfortunately, the film was made with an ultra-low budget by amateur filmmakers; facts that are blatant in every frame. There's no imagination, the games are dumb, the acting is over-exaggerated, the sets are unfinished rooms, and the bear suit villains could have been creepy if played right but they were just silly.

Demonic [2015]


         

The police investigate a mass slaughter in a house where a mass slaughter took place 25 years before. We witness the events as told by the sole survivor. Very smart and very creepy, everyone demonstrated a high level of intelligence, which is a plus in my book, and their actions were logical, albeit misguided. Lots of jump scares (I usually regard as cheap tricks) that were extremely effective. Super twist ending that changes everything. I've included this one in my Doc's Profoundly Twisted list on IMDb. Beyond the twist, no new ground here but it's good!

Dementia 13 [1963]


         

After the death of her husband, a woman tries to con her mother-in-law into believing in the ghost of a young girl who died 7 years ago so that she can work her way into the old ladies will. But something far more sinister is going on. Produced by Roger Corman and Written / Directed by Francis Ford Coppola, this is an interesting thriller, more for it's nostalgic sense than anything else. It's certainly not a mystery as everything plays out exactly as expected. At the time, I would imagine it was considered a rather grisly affair, though. Not bad.

The Dentist [1996]


         

A prominent dentist begins to lose his mind when we sees his wife cavorting with the pool man and proceeds to take it out on his patients. Corbin Bernsen always makes a good psycho and he was the highlight of the film. However, the script didn't really give him much to work with nor did it provide any personality, banter, humor or wit to anyone else making the whole film rather flat and lifeless. The cringe worthy scenes were quite often hampered by bad make-up presenting them more as freakishly grotesque than realistic. Not a great effort.

Depraved [2019]


         

This film is simply a modern day retelling of Frankenstein ...and not a particularly good one. The characters were flat and behaved completely unlike scientists ...even mad ones. The dialogue was ok but strange like there was something wrong with it. The first hour was spent training the new creation and not much more happens after that until the climax making this whole thing slow and ponderous. Attempts at empathy and emotions came off as silly and clumsy rather than moving. Overall, it felt entirely unreal and unauthentic with no surprises.

Desolate [2018]


         

Fertile land has gone barren and those who live there fight for survival. A simple plan by 4 brothers to steal enough money to get out turns into a chaotic mess far greater than they could have imagined. This is a surprisingly good, low-budget film that is seriously not getting the praise it should. Having a real Blood Simple / No Country for Old Men vibe to it, they never tried to create something beyond their means or ability. The characters were honest, the acting is excellent, photography is awesome and the ever evolving story line was quite smart and entertaining.

Devil's Revenge [2019]


      

A archaeologist sees hallucinations and those he comes in contact with are dying by hideous means ...which adds nothing to the story. He must go back and destroy the relic that caused the curse ...and takes his whole family with him. The plot holes are as big as the caves they explore in this goofy, low-budget film. The monsters are guys dressed up in demon costumes trying to look scary. Jeri Ryan treats her role with all seriousness and is actually good. William Shatner is laughably over-the-top. It's certainly not boring and I didn't hate it.

The Deaths of Ian Stone [2007]


         


Story about a guy who is killed everyday and when he wakes up, he's in a new reality. I was really diggin' this film. It had me thoroughly intrigued and waiting to see what would happen next. And then finally the secrets behind what's going on are revealed. That's when you're left with "Oh ...um ...OK. That's sort of a let down".

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