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High Tension Puts the 'Extreme' in 'New French Extremity'

Coinciding with the American ‘Torture Porn‘ movement in the early to mid-2000’s, the ‘New French Extremity’ subgenre, a term coined by scholar Alexandra West, re-acquainted horror fans with levels of gore and violence missing from theater screens since the early 1980’s. 964 more words

Horror Film

The Hills Have Eyes Invites You to the Summer's First Long Weekend

For Canadians it’s officially the first long weekend of the summer. Hundreds of parents will be herding their kids into cars to brave traffic and black flies for a relaxing cottage weekend. 869 more words

Re-Animated: Original Vs. Remake

High Tension (2003)

Directed by Alexandre Aja.  Written by Aja and Gregory Levsseur.  Starring Cecile De France, Maiwenn, Andrei Finti and Oana Pellea.

Plot: best friends decide to spend the weekend at one’s parents house but end up in a weekend of terror… 107 more words

Horror

Tropical Fuck Storm Interview: As The Name Implies

Image: Tropical Fuck Storm by Jamie Wdziekonski.

Author: Melody Menu

A natural evolution from The Drones, Tropical Fuck Storm contains many of the elements that you would come to expect, namely Gareth Liddiard’s apocalyptic balladry and the rhythmic heft of Fiona Kitschin’s basslines, undercut by a chilling catharsis. 1,249 more words

Music

Horror Movies to Watch With Your Door Open While Your Roommate Watches 'The Bachelor'

Tonight, I decided to watch Claire Denis’s film about sex cannibals, Trouble Every Day. You know, a typical Monday night activity. I was sprawled out on my bed, door wide open, not a care in the world. 487 more words

Antichrist

Flame Throwing Drone is Actually Useful

A team in Xiangyang, China is using a flame-throwing drone to clear debris from high voltage power lines. These lines are made of metal of course, and are impervious to the high heat of the flames. 75 more words

Drone Hacks