Reviews Tagged with Home Invasion

Funny Games (1997)

Shocking as "Clockwork Orange", as controversial as "Natural Born Killers".
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Pazuzu Iscariot

Funny Games - Shocking as "Clockwork Orange", as controversial as "Natural Born Killers"

In 1997, before "Home Invasion" movies were bandwagons ready for jumping on and torture movies were more than shallow exercises in pushing boundaries, Michael Haneke wrote, directed and probably scarred suburban Europeans with Funny Games. It is the delicacies of the implied psychological and physical terror of the victims that make the on screen a... Click to read more "Funny Games"

The Last House on the Left (1972)

To avoid fainting, keep repeating "It's only a movie...It's only a movie..."
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Pazuzu Iscariot

The Last House on the Left - To avoid fainting, keep repeating "It's only a movie...It's only a movie..."

The Last House on the Left is Wes Craven's first horror movie venture and with it he created one of the most influential exploitation movies that has shaped the genre and been mimicked so many times. Due to the realism and brutality of the movie it became an arduous task to finally get the movie release with an R rating and it wasn't until the thir... Click to read more "The Last House on the Left"

Switchblade Romance (Haute Tension) (2003)

Hearts will bleed.
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dpm74

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)"