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Fantastic Fest 2013

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The simple fact that a horror film inspired by the Italian cannibal movies of the ‘70s and ‘80s is being released to mall crowds is kind of a miracle in itself, so criticizing Eli Roth’s shoddily crafted homage feels like a somewhat futile endeavor. Some could argue that the obvious

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The latest from horror wunderkind Ti West is easily his best, and scariest, film yet.

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

Director Randy Moore’s covertly shot, surrealist take on the “Disneyfication” of our daily lives is nothing short of brilliant.

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

E.L. Katz’s directorial debut is a sharp, brutal bit of blackly hilarious exploitation.

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

Keanu Reeves’ directorial debut contains some finely choreographed martial arts madness. But is it any good?

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Fantastic Fest 2013MoviesMusic

Mondo’s commitment to vinyl soundtrack releases this year has been impressive, immersive and quite eclectic. Rather than lingering within a specific genre, Mondo has created a sort of round robin of releases, with fans and collectors never knowing what’s coming next. In a year that started with The Deadly Spawn and most

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

When is a man made of poo more than just the sum of his feces-encrusted parts?

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

The latest from director Ben Wheatley is a psychedelic head trip, mixing philosophy with pure terror.

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

Matt Johnson’s school shooting comedy is a stab at social relevance hamstrung by an over-reliance on cinematic gimmickry.

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Fantastic Fest 2013Movie ReviewMovies

James Ward Byrkit’s directorial debut is an odd, heady piece of sci-fi drama in the vein of Shane Carruth’s “Primer”.

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Jacob shares the ten albums that are going to be scoring his booze soaked sojourn to the Alamo Drafthouse and Fantastic Fest 2013.

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