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Poltergeist Review



May 20, 2015

What do you get when you strip that magical, lightning-in-a-bottle clash of ideas between horror director Tobe Hooper and force of nature Steven Spielberg from 1982’s original Poltergeist? Well, it turns out you get a pretty garden-variety haunted house movie; and here we are at Gil Kenan’s 2015 reboot.… Read the rest

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iZombie: "Mr. Berserk" Review



May 19, 2015

Note: Full spoilers for the episode follow.

It’s hard to bounce back from the events of last week’s iZombie — for the audience and for Liv. After being cleared of murdering Lowell thanks to the zombie lieutenant, Liv decided to fast forward through the stages of grief by eating the brains of an alcoholic journalist.… Read the rest

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The Stanford Prison Experiment Review



May 19, 2015

We all want to believe that we’re good people; that we’re not capable of cruel, inhuman, acts. But what if that isn’t the case? What if we all have the capability for great evil? In 1971, a professor at Stanford found out that just might be the case, and a new film by Kyle Patrick Alvarez offers a look at that experiment.… Read the rest