Film Review: MECANIX (2003)

Film Review: MECANIX (2003)

Sep 24, 2018

IMDb: Mécanix (2003) Director: Rémy M. Larochelle Stars: Stéphane Bilodeau, Julie-Anne Côté, Philippe Chabot Mécanix (2003)  is one of those surreal arthouse type films that should go down in underground history. This Canadian film, written in French, with English subtitles was Directed by Rémy M. Larochelle, and distributed by Unearthed Films. At one hour and...

Film Review: MEAT BUTCHER BABY 2 (2017)

Film Review: MEAT BUTCHER BABY 2 (2017)

Jul 27, 2018

Back in 2009 director Yan Kaos did a short gore film called Meat Butcher Baby. Seven years later he made the longer and much improved Blood Orchestra: Cacophony of Death. It was around this time that his D.I.Y Production company started picking up steam in the US. Now in 2018, Yan is working on distribution of gore anthologies, limited releases of rare films...

Film Review: MERCY CHRISTMAS (2017)

Film Review: MERCY CHRISTMAS (2017)

Jun 10, 2018

MERCY CHRISTMAS (2017) Director: Ryan Nelson Writers: Beth Levy Nelson, Ryan Nelson Stars: Steven Hubbell, Cole Gleason, David Rupprecht, Casey O’Keefe, Whitney Nielsen, Dakota Shepard, Gwen Van Dam, D.J. Hale, Ryan Boyd, Joseph Keane Poor Michael Briskett (STEVEN HUBBELL in a career-defining debut).  The Christmas-loving office ‘schlub’ is...

Film Review: M.F.A. (2017)

Film Review: M.F.A. (2017)

May 26, 2018

M.F.A. (2017) Director: Natalia Leite Writer: Leah McKendrick Stars: Francesca Eastwood, Leah McKendrick, Clifton Collins, Jr. “M.F.A.”, a rape-revenge thriller directed by Brazilian helmer NATALIA LEITE, could have very well been just another by-the-numbers “Lifetime Movie of the Week”, were it not for one thing: a script that fuels the stunning performance...

Every Unearthed Films Release, Ranked and Rated: Part 4 of 5 (#11-#20)

Every Unearthed Films Release, Ranked and Rated: Part 4 of 5 (#11-#20)

Apr 12, 2018

The top twenty releases from Unearthed Films are truly must-own films for the collector of independent, underground, and extreme horror. Many of these are modern releases, showing the growing quality of the label with multi-disc releases and wild special editions. There are still some classics in the top twenty though. Some are going to be tough to find, making...

Every Unearthed Films Release, Ranked and Rated: Part 3 of 5 (#21-#35)

Every Unearthed Films Release, Ranked and Rated: Part 3 of 5 (#21-#35)

Apr 11, 2018

This portion of the list is where things become extremely brutal. It holds most of the 3.5 star ratings and definitely thrusts most collectors of extreme horror into the must-own range. Numbers 31-35 are a worldly mixture of gore films. They go across multiple genres, all being solid examples of their craft. Black Sun is widely considered one of the most...