Stake Land Review

Stake Land is a 2010 post-apocalyptic horror film directed by Jim Mickle, starring Nick Damici, Connor Paolo, Michael Cerveris, Sean Nelson, Kelly McGillis, and Danielle Harris.  In a world of vampires, an expert vampire hunter and his young protégé travel toward sanctuary. Positives: Good acting Good characters Good action Good special effects Decent score Great world building Negatives: Script is riddled with problems Story isn’t compelling Plot:  The plot revolves around an orphaned young man being taken under the wing of a vampire hunter known only as “Mister”, and the battle for…

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Darling Review

Darling is a 2015 psychological horror film directed by Mickey Keating, starring Lauren Ashley Carter, Brian Morvant, and Sean Young.  The plot follows a young woman (Carter) who slowly goes insane after becoming a caretaker in a large, isolated mansion. Positives: Visually appealing Negatives: Boring plot Uninteresting main character Music is poorly executed Uneventful performance Choppy editing Plot:  The story is for lack of a better word, garbage.  It desperately tries to be a neo-noir thriller but just comes off as a pile of random sequences with little exposition and practically no direction.…

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