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Leatherface (2017): Witness the Retconning of a Legend

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1972) is a horror classic. Few critics would argue with that statement. Yet the history of the franchise is far more convoluted and troubled than its horror counterparts like… 904 more words

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[Ryan] 'Leatherface' (2017) is the French-est of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre Sequels

I’m not sure, in these trying times, that a strange Foucauldian gloss is what the Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise needed, but it does make for one of the Sawyer family’s more interesting escapades. 1,457 more words


Inside (2007) vs. Inside (2016)

Two trends characterized horrors films in the 2000s: (1) the cycle of Hollywood remakes of 1980s slasher films and (2) the emergence of the “torture porn” subgenre. 857 more words

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Leatherface (2017) Movie Review

Now, the Texas Chainsaw Massacre franchise has never been the stuff of legends, not like its antagonist-turned-protagonist-turned-antagonist-etcetera, Leatherface. (Well, maybe not protagonist, but it seems like every other sequel wants to make us sympathize with the chainsaw-wielding serial killer). 502 more words

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Movie Review: Leatherface (2017)

Please stick with me past this next sentence.

This is the Texas Chainsaw Massacre movie that isn’t one at all.

That doesn’t necessarily make it bad, it just means you have to leave that hang up at the door. 398 more words


The 13 Best Holiday Horror Films Countdown - #2!

Ho-ho-horror, everyone! M.L. Miller aka the @$$hole formerly known as Ambush Bug here. Continuing the countdown fun, I’ve decided to finally compile a list of the Best Holiday Horror Movies this December. 1,097 more words

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LIVIDE (2011)

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French horror tells the story of a young woman named Lucie (Chloé Coulloud) who is studying to be a home care nurse. 546 more words

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