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Asia Argento and Dylan & Cole Sprouse in the film version of "The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things"

Asia Argento and Cole & Dylan Sprouse in the film version of “The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things”

Several years ago, a close friend of mine showed me the trailer to The Heart is Deceitful Above All Things, a movie written, directed by and starring Asia Argento. I was familiar with Asia from the Vin Diesel action movie XXX and had heard some rumblings about her 2000 directorial debut, Scarlet Diva. She presents herself as very unapologetic and can almost be seen as a rebel in the movie industry as she goes about her projects without convention.  (more…)

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Dark City

Dark City

Back in February of 1998, my dad dropped me off at a movie theater and said he would pick me up in two hours. I had first heard of Dark City on a TV show on E! that introduced movie trailers for a half hour block. I thought it looked strange, with not much light and I don’t recall any dialogue in the trailer. I loved the trailer so much, I checked the TV guide magazine we got in the mail every month to see when the show was re-airing so I could record the trailer onto a VHS (this was way before the days of Youtube). (more…)

Amy from "Gone Girl," gazing lovingly at her husband. Right?

Amy from “Gone Girl,” gazing lovingly at her husband. Right?

I want to be upfront and mention that the following piece will contain spoilers from both the book and film versions of Gone Girl and the HBO series Six Feet Under. If you haven’t seen either (especially Gone Girl), then stop reading now. (more…)

I was recently tagged in a photo on Instagram and got nervous as soon as I got that push notification on my iPhone. It was from a follower I barely knew and I never step out of the house so new photos that were not selfies were rare. (more…)

horns the guest

Two of my favorite movies of 2014 came out on blu-ray today and I couldn’t be happier. Neither film received a wide theatrical release and, unless you’re aggressively reading movie blogs, you probably haven’t heard of either film. (more…)

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Just a short observation that extends past 140 characters. I got this game for Christmas on the Playstation 4 and I haven’t been this stressed out playing a game since Amnesia: Dark Descent . Tonight, I played for at least four hours (it’s 3:40am as of this writing) and I’m still on edge as I lay in bed typing this. (more…)