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The Devil All the Time

Director Antonio Campos is well  known for making films that deal unabashedly with the dark and morbid. His new film The Devil All the Time continues the exploration of these themes, though it falls flat in not having a clear idea of what it wants to do with them. It is an irritatingly inconsistent film. […]

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Cult Column: Donnie Darko

I have watched Donnie Darko twice, a few months apart. The first time I saw the theatrical release. The second, I saw the director’s cut, which contained a plot dimension entirely missing from the first one. However, as the credits rolled, I still had little idea what this movie is about. The only thing I […]

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Does the Chilling Adventures of Sabrina fetishise the occult?

When cult favourite Sabrina the Teenage Witch had its universe expanded onto Netflix, large swathes of people were understandably delirious. The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, has been generally praised and offers viewers a deliciously darker experience than the 1990s classic series. Recently however, the producers of the show have had a lawsuit filed against them […]