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Film reviews and more

Day: 1 November 2012

#Patrick Gamble #Reviews

Film Review: ‘Excision’

★★★☆☆ A disturbed and deeply delusional suburban horror, Richard Bates Jr.’s directorial debut Excision (2012) is a fine example of genre filmmaking that’s positively brooding with tongue-in-cheek satire and vulgar, macabre imagery. Pauline (AnnaLynne McCord, in a surprisingly ‘dressed down’ performance) is a troubled young […]

#Daniel Green #Reviews

Film Review: ‘Call Me Kuchu’

★★★★☆ A heartfelt and profoundly affecting exposé into the daily struggle faced by Uganda’s severely persecuted LGBT community, Katherine Fairfax Wright and Malika Zouhali-Worrall’s Call Me Kuchu (2012) stands head and shoulders above a great deal of this year’s more populist, knowingly ‘cinematic’ documentaries. […]