Tag: Religion

Regan possessed

Poltergeist Girls, Part 1: The Exorcist and Regan’s Rebellion

After she foolishly plays with a Ouija board, an innocent and cheerful early-adolescent girl begins showing a distinct change in personality. Her behaviour becomes strange, even sinister. Before long, she is the focal point of apparently supernatural phenomena: objects around her are moved by unseen forces, while her body undergoes hideous transformations. All the time…

Disobedience, Sebastien Lelio

Disobedience Is A Slow-Burning Portrait of Grief, Love and Community

Disobedience Sebastián Lelio (director), Danny Cohen (cinematographer), Nathan Nugent (editor) Rachel Weisz, Rachel McAdams, Alessandro Nivola (cast) Adapted from the Naomi Alderman novel Disobedence by Sebastián Lelio and Rebecca Lenkiewicz September 10, 2017 (TIFF) Sebastián Lelio made two films this year about women being denied access to the formal grieving process of their society. In…

Castlevania First episode date: July 7, 2017 Network: Netflix Written by: Warren Ellis Executive producers: Adi Shankar, Fred Seibert, Kevin Kolde, Larry Tanz

Castlevania: All the Gore You Need

Gamers had a lot of reasons to worry when Netflix announced they’d be making a Castlevania animated series. What adaptation have we ever been given that hasn’t disappointed? However, in early July I watched as Vlad Dracula Tepes unleashed his hellish armies upon the human citizens of Wallachia and I could not have been happier.