Reviews Tagged with French

5150 Elm's Way (5150 Rue des Ormes) (2009)

More than "berk gets locked in room".
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Hellbound Heart

5150 Elm's Way AKA 5150 Rue des Ormes - More than "berk gets locked in room"

In the past ten years or so, horror has really tried to out-do itself in the brutality stakes to the point where we now accept that people often do get tied to chairs and royally fucked up by people brandishing kitchen implements. It's a thing. "Torture porn" is a thing. We might not like the term, but we know what's implied by it. Thing is, as fil... Click to read more "5150 Elm's Way (5150 Rue des Ormes)"

Frontier(s) (La frontera del miedo) (2007)

What are your boundaries?
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The Zombie Mike

Frontier(s) (La frontera del miedo) - What are your boundaries?

A group of young bank robbers flee the police and the riot filled streets of the Paris slums to hide out in an isolated hostel before making their escape to Holland. Let's just say they aren't in for a pleasant stay.Over the past few years, France has become the new home of extreme horror; this offering from Xavier Gens only helps to cement this. T... Click to read more "Frontier(s) (La frontera del miedo)"

Switchblade Romance (Haute Tension) (2003)

Hearts will bleed.
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Haute Tension - High Tension - Switchblade Romance - Hearts will bleed

Confession time. This film is, and has been for a while, a favourite of mine. With that in mind, I've tried to write this as if I was seeing it for the first time when it comes to the plot i.e. no spoilers or repeat viewing perception. Let's see how this works out...Haute Tension (or High Tension, or, ridiculously, Switchblade Romance - yuk) was in... Click to read more "Switchblade Romance (Haute Tension)"