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/slash 2015 – Day 6: Turbo Kid

Turbo Kid NZ|CAN 2014 Written by François Simard, Anouk Whissell & Yoann-Karl Whissell Directed by François Simard, Anouk Whissell & Yoann-Karl Whissell Watched on 22.09.2015 With its BMX-theme, the “Mad Max”-like postapocalyptic world, the awesome old-school synthesizer-score and that great, … Continue reading

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/slash 2015 – Day 2: Deathgasm

Deathgasm NZ 2015 Written by Jason Lei Howden Directed by Jason Lei Howden Watched on 18.09.2015 First, a word of warning: I’m not a “metalhead”, for whom – by writer/director Jason Lei Howden’s own admission – this movie was primarily … Continue reading

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/slash ½ 2015 – Day 3: The Dead Lands

The Dead Lands New Zealand 2014 Written by Glenn Standring Directed by Toa Fraser Watched on 31.04.2015 “The Dead Lands” is an adventure-movie from New Zealand, and my favorite thing about it – which also really set it apart from … Continue reading

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/slash 2014 – Day 3: What We Do in the Shadows

What We Do in the Shadows New Zealand 2014 Written by Jemaine Clement & Taika Waititi Directed by Jemaine Clement & Taika Waititi “What We Do in the Shadows” was a blast from start to finish. THIS is how you … Continue reading

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/slash 2014 – Day 2: Housebound

Housebound New Zealand 2014 Written by Gerard Johnstone Directed by Gerard Johnstone THAT’S how you make a great horror comedy! “Housebound” is a highly entertaining flick, that perfectly (and frequently) shifts between very funny and truly scary. It has a … Continue reading

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