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Horror

THE JUNGLE – interview with Andrew Traucki

by GREG KING The Jungle is the new film from local filmmaker Andrew Traucki and it is released on DVD on April 16 by Monster Pictures. Greg King spoke to Andrew for his Movies At Dusk program. To hear the interview click on the link below: http://www.mediafire.com/listen/koi9r3ntfybe396/190310_002.MP3

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I, FRANKENSTEIN

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Stuart Beattie Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, Bill Nighy, Jai Courtney, Miranda Otto, Socratis Otto, Aden Young, Bruce Spence. Mary Shelley would probably be spinning in her grave if she could see what filmmaker Stuart Beattie and graphic novelist Kevin Grevioux have done to her most famous creation in this [...]

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WOLF CREEK 2

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Greg McLean Stars: John Jarratt, Ryan Corr, Shannon Ashlyn, Phillipe Klaus, Gerard Kennedy, Annie Byron, Shane Connor, Ben Gerrard, Chloe Boreham. Australian filmmakers do not often get to make sequels to their films, as very few actually prove successful at the box office. But when they do make a sequel [...]

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WAKEY WAKEY – interview with director Adrian Goodman

by GREG KING   Wakey Wakey is a new, low budget psychological horror film from writer/director Adrian Goodman. It stars Laura Wheelwright and Fabian Weiner. As part of Women In Horror month, will be a special screening of Wakey Wakey on Thursday February 13 at Bar 291, 291 Albert Street, Brunswick. Doors open at 8pm [...]

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BIG ASS SPIDER

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Mike Mendez Stars: Greg Grunberg, Lombardo Boyar, Ray Wise, Patrick Bauchau, Clare Kramer, Lin Shaye. We’ve had films like Arachnaphobia and Eight Legged Freaks that played on our innate fear of spiders and creepy crawlies. The fifth film from Mike Mendez (The Convent, etc), the cheesy, B-grade Big Ass Spider! [...]

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PARANORMAL ACTIVITY: THE MARKED ONES

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Christopher Landon Stars: Andrew Jacobs, Jorge Diaz, Gabrielle Walsh, Renee Victor, Molly Ephraim, Gloria Sandoval, Katie Featherstone, Micah Sloat, Noemi Gonzalez, David Saucedo, Richard Cabral, Carlos Pratti, Catherine Toribio. The whole Paranormal Activity franchise has been a license to print money. The films are shot on a shoestring budget with [...]

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CARRIE

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Kimberly Peirce Stars: Chloe Grace Moretz, Julianne Moore, Gabriella Wilde, Portia Doubleday, Judy Greer, Alex Russell, Ansel Elgort, Barry Shabaka Henley. to view the trailer, click on the link below http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H369sxjyhx8 This new version of Carrie is a largely unnecessary remake of Brian De Palma’s classic 1976 horror film based [...]

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MONSTERFEST 2013

by GREG KING. LAST UPDATED NOVEMBER 24. The annual Monsterfest festival of horror films hits Melbourne’s Nova Cinema from November 21 through to December 1. Featuring a line up of some of the most bizarre and gory horror films to blow your mind, Monsterfest kicks off with a special screening of the classic The Exorcist, [...]

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