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The Shocking Unsolved Yogurt Shop Murders That Inspired Okkervil River’s “Westfall”

I have a great sense of respect for any artist or musician that is able to tell an entire story within the confines of a 5 minute pop song. The first time I heard the band Okkervil River, it was on an unlabeled mix CD gifted to me with the track “Westfall.” I was immediately blown […]

Films 

5 Soul-Crushing Korean Films You Have To See!

Last week, we looked at 6 Korean film recommendations and it seems that all of you, our devoted readers really responded strongly to that piece. If you enjoyed any or all of our 6 previous recommendations, then I’d like to make 5 more suggestions. These will require a little bit of work to track down, either […]

Films 

Did You Know A Sequel To HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER exists?

Can you believe that there’s actually a sequel to John McNaughton’s cult masterpiece HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER? I mean, I vaguely remember it from the peak of the VHS boom when direct-to-video sequels to horror hits were a very common and lucrative thing. But up until this last week, I completely forgot about […]

Films 

6 Korean Films That Will Destroy Your Soul

If you’re a die-hard horror fan, or just an overall genuine movie lover, then you no doubt also share an affinity for the crazy cinema coming out of South Korea these days. Hell, at the peak of the DVD boom, genre fans were lucky to have specialty label Tartan Asia Extreme introducing us to the […]