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Day #116: Wolf Creek (2005)

Wolf Creek (2005) IMDB


My take:

There is something so quintessentially Australian about Wolf Creek. Not because I’d say it’s reflective of our lived experience (most of us live in/near our cities on the coast, after all), but because it taps into the nation’s cultural mythos so effectively that it just speaks to me on some level that transcends personal experience and marks it as… 435 more words


Wyrmwood TADFF 2014

Wyrmwood (2014, 92 mins)

Australian films seemed to be a hit at this year’s TADFF with films like Housebound and the much-anticipated The Babadook, so when I heard about… 500 more words

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Horror Movie Review: The Babadook is Amazing

So my ex-roommate and I decided to rekindle our budding romance last night with a movie.

Fine not really but we hadn’t hung out in a while so we decided to watch a horror movie (as per tradition) and Tom suggested we watch  529 more words

REVIEW : The Babadook

This ‘horror’ film was remarkably touching for a story about a terrified child and monster visions… 379 more words


The Babadook (2014)

Its been a long time since a movie made me turn on the lights and check under the bed, but The Babadook brings a unique perspective on fear that had me doing just that. 501 more words


Celluloid Screams 2014: Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla Review.

Chocolate Strawberry Vanilla may not be your conventional title for a horror film but with that said its one of the most unique and daring genre films that has come out in recent years that has the power to stay with you long after viewing it. 605 more words

Horror Festivals

The Babadook TADFF 2014

The Babadook (2014, 1hr 33 mins)

I had read about The Babadook several months ago.  Drawn in by the strange name, I had to see what this indie Aussie horror, touted as one of the best horror films out this year, was about.  473 more words

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