Category Archives: new releases

/slash ½ 2017 – Day 3: Krasue Krung Khon (The Dwarves Must Be Crazy)

The Dwarves Must Be Crazy Thailand 2016 Written by Bin Bunluerit Directed by Bin Bunluerit Watched on 07.05.2017 I really wanted to like this one. And the first couple of minutes seemed promising. I liked the basic idea behind the … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 3: The Misandrists

The Misandrists Germany 2017 Written by Bruce La Bruce Directed by Bruce La Bruce Watched on 07.05.2017 I can’t remember ever seeing a movie which, from a political point of view, was so much up my alley, but still managed … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 3: The Autopsy of Jane Doe

The Autopsy of Jane Doe UK/USA 2016 Written by Ian Goldberg & Richard Naing Directed by André Øvredal Watched on 06.05.2017 “The Autopsy of Jane Doe” is a nice, classical, straight-forward horror film with a cool setup and a great … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 3: Without Name

Without Name Ireland 2016 Written by Garret Shanley Directed by Lorcan Finnegan Watched on 06.05.2017 “Without Name” was a nice, old-fashioned scary tale. I especially liked the way Lorcan Finnegan shot the woods; how he played with light, shadow and … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 3: Nova Seed

Nova Seed Japan/Canada 2017 Written by Joe DiLiberto & Nick DiLiberto Directed by Nick DiLiberto Watched on 06.05.2017 It’s difficult to give this one a fair shake. I mean, obviously, it can’t compete with Disney, Ghibli, and so on. And … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 2: Another Wolfcop

Another Wolfcop USA 2017 Written by Lowell Dean Directed by Lowell Dean Watched on 06.05.2017 While heralded by many as a b-movie-triumph, I personally found the first “Wolfcop”-movie to be rather lame (or tame?). It had a nice concept – … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 2: Prevenge

Prevenge UK 2016 Written by Alice Lowe Directed by Alice Lowe Watched on 05.05.2017 “Prevenge” could almost be a sequel to “Sightseers”; in any case, it felt like a spiritual successor to what in my opinion still is Ben Wheatley’s … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 2: El Bar (The Bar)

El Bar Spain 2017 Written by Jorge Guerricaechevarría & Álex de la Iglesia Directed by Álex de la Iglesia Watched on 05.05.2017 “The Bar” was the third movie of Álex de la Iglesia that I’ve seen. “Witching & Bitching” was … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 2: Ron Goossens, Low Budget Stuntman

Ron Goossens, Low Budget Stuntman Netherlands 2016 Written by Steffen Haars & Flip Van der Kuil Directed by Steffen Haars & Flip Van der Kuil Watched on 05.05.2017 I once again had a /slash pass which allowed me to watch … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2017 – Day 1: XX

XX USA 2017 Written by Jovanka Vuckovic, St. Vincent, Roxanne Benjamin & Karyn Kusama Directed by Jovanka Vuckovic, St. Vincent, Roxanne Benjamin & Karyn Kusama Watched on 04.05.2017 “XX” is a horror anthology which was written and directed exclusively by … Continue reading

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