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Thursday Movie Picks: Cults/Secret Societies

This week’s my movie picks are weird. Like, there is one very popular and highly loved recommendation, there’s an indie recommendation that should be known to most, and then there’s a teen-flick with supernatural powers and Sebastian Stan. 335 more words


Childhood of a Leader Trailer

Timely.  Childhood of a Leader, a film about the making of a Fascist, is Brady Corbet’s directorial début.  The Guardian gave it a five-star review… 149 more words


Review: Queen Of Earth

With its lakeside setting in upstate New York and its depiction of post traumatic psychological fallout, Alex Ross Perry’s Queen Of Earth feels like a kindred spirit to Sean Durkin’s similarly themed and structured 2011 feature  925 more words


Martha Marcy May Marlene (2011) directed by Sean Durkin. Starring Elizabeth Olsen, John Hawkes, and Sarah Paulson. One of the most horrifying films I have ever seen.


Accessory to a Crime? Emma Cline’s 'The Girls' Recasts the Cult Murder Story

America has a current cultural fascination with the girls of gurus and grifters. Over the last few years, stories about young women who survived cult scenarios in various forms have emerged and found popularity. 1,910 more words


Preview: The Abandoned (BluRay)

“A Claustrophobic Chiller…” – Dread Central

Take a terrifying plunge into the warped mind of a disturbed young woman. Desperate to get her life back on track, the unstable Streak (Louisa Krause, … 93 more words


We Need To Talk About Sarah Paulson

Though she’s absolutely killing it on American Crime Story: The People Vs. OJ Simpson, people know who Sarah Paulson is from her work on the creepy… 988 more words