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MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK TENEBRAE (Synapse Films/CAV Distributing): Dario Argento’s 1982 shocker (also known as Tenebre and released in the US ...
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Flicks: Girl on the Train is a crisp melodrama

Drama with dignity *** The compassionate detachment that writer/director brings to Chronic matches that of its protagonist, David (Tim Roth), a home-care nurse who tends ...
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Shriekin’ ‘n’ geekin’

Come the evening of Sunday, Oct. 16, when the lights go down the frights go up as Cine Scream 2016 flickers across the screen at ...
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Flicks – Oct 5, 2016

Masterminds: Disarming robbery *** Truth is stranger than fiction, and in the case of Masterminds, it’s also a lot funnier. Delayed for release by Relativity ...
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Video Vault – Oct 5, 2016

By Mark Burger DVD Pick of the week: Lady in white (Scream Factory/Shout! Factory) This well-rendered, genuinely spooky 1988 ghost story marked the second, and ...
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Witching Hour II delivers twice the fright

When Triad-based filmmaker Ken Comito was working on the 2014 horror anthology Witching Hour, he was faced with a dilemma: He had more than enough ...
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UNCSA School of Filmmaking makes Hollywood Reporter’s ‘honor roll’

The Hollywood Reporter, one of the top entertainment publications in the world, recently published its sixth annual list of “The Top 25 American Films Schools,” and ...