MANDY (Directed by Panos Cosmatos, Screenplay by Panos Cosmatos, Aaron Stewart-Ahn & Casper Kelly)

If there ever was a film that basically requires you to be under the influence, it’s Panos Cosmatos’ 2018 mind-bending revenge fantasy. The story is divided into two halves. The first half is the hallucinatory setup, the second half is the gory payoff. In other words, start with dropping acid…

CANDYMAN (Directed by Nia DaCosta, Screenplay by Jordan Peele, Win Rosenfeld, Nia DaCosta)

If there’s one horror film that couldn’t be more justifiable to remake in today’s culture, it’s Clive Barker’s 1992 classic Candyman. Now the OG is quite possibly my favorite horror film of all time. Might go back to when I was growing up as a kid and my grandfather had…

With the explosion of 2017’s #MeToo movement, there has been an onslaught of female and diverse driven stories being thrust into the foreground. An overdue climate change that is giving people, who have been neglected for far too long, a voice to be heard. However, truth be told there have…

There’s absolutely nothing more thrilling then going to watch a film in the theatres and minutes before, you watch a trailer for an entirely separate film coming out soon that blows your mind in less than three minutes. It’s almost like watching a great music video… WHEN THEY’RE DONE RIGHT.

Chris von Hoffmann

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